Monthly Archives: July 2017

Quequeshan River Rail Trail Events

Donna Motta July 31, 2017 Comments Off on Quequeshan River Rail Trail Events

Here are some activities that are coming up in August along Fall River’s two mile long Alfred J. Lima Quequeshan River Rail Trail. The information comes from the non profit agency called Mass in

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Governor Baker Signs Compromise Pot Bill

Donna Motta July 31, 2017 Comments Off on Governor Baker Signs Compromise Pot Bill

Here is a press release explaining the legislation that was designed to ensure safe access to marijuana and recently signed into law by Massachusetts Governor Charles Baker. Governor Baker Signs an Act to Ensure

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Remember To “Buckle Up” In May

Donna Motta July 31, 2017 Comments Off on Remember To “Buckle Up” In May

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has signed legislation deeming May Seat Belt Awareness month. Former Fall River City Councilor Mike Miozza requested that State Representative Alan Silvia push for the legislation to remind drivers and

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Free Trees For Fall River Residents

Donna Motta July 31, 2017 Comments Off on Free Trees For Fall River Residents

Residents of the Maplewood and Sandy Beach neighborhoods have been selected as the recipients of free tree plantings this fall. As part of the Massachusetts Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs’ pilot program called

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Latest Hot Jobs List

Donna Motta July 31, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Hot Jobs List

Here is the latest Hot Jobs List from the Fall River Career Center at 446 North Main Street for the week beginning July 31st. For information on these, or any other jobs, call the

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Meet The New Financial Team At Government Center

Donna Motta July 27, 2017 Comments Off on Meet The New Financial Team At Government Center

Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia made some internal personnel changes at Government Center. The announcement came  during a news conference yesterday. FRC Media News ‘introduces’ you to the employees involved

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St. Anne’s Shrine To Observe Opioid Crisis

Donna Motta July 25, 2017 Comments Off on St. Anne’s Shrine To Observe Opioid Crisis

Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will celebrate a 6:30 p.m. Mass in St. Anne’s Shrine, Fall River, on Wednesday, July 26, the Church’s Feast of Saints Joachim and Anne. In what has become

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Fall River Election 2017 Update

Donna Motta July 24, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Election 2017 Update

The deadline to return nomination papers to run for mayor, city council, or school committee in the city of Fall River is Tuesday, July 25th. To date, here is the official list of residents

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A Fall River Councilor Decides Not To Seek Re-election

Donna Motta July 24, 2017 Comments Off on A Fall River Councilor Decides Not To Seek Re-election

Fall River City Councilor Raymond Mitchell has decided not to seek re-election for another term after serving a total of 15 years. Mitchell has been quoted as saying he will ‘probably regret the decision

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Victim In Fatal Fall River House Fire ID’d

Donna Motta July 24, 2017 Comments Off on Victim In Fatal Fall River House Fire ID’d

A 74 year old Fall River woman has been identified as the victim of a fatal fire that started after 3:00 a.m. Sunday. The Bristol County District Attorney’s office has indentified Lillian Cordeiro of

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