Neighborhoods

Candlelight Vigil For Peace Planned In Fall River

Donna Motta October 2, 2017 Comments Off on Candlelight Vigil For Peace Planned In Fall River

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  ANNUAL CANDLELIGHT PROCESSION AND MASS FOR PEACE TO TAKE PLACE ON COLUMBUS DAY HOLIDAY Fall River – Members of the Fall River Diocese are invited to join Bishop Edgar

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Mayoral Candidate Linda Pereira Has A Plan

Donna Motta September 26, 2017 Comments Off on Mayoral Candidate Linda Pereira Has A Plan

Throwing her support behind the Fall River Office of Economic Development continuing to serve in its role, Mayoral Candidate Linda Pereira unveiled her own five point economic development plan should she be elected in

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Poncho And Raincoat Drive

Donna Motta September 5, 2017 Comments Off on Poncho And Raincoat Drive

A Fall River neighborhood association is asking residents to donate rain wear to city children. Here’s the news release. Rain Wear News Release

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Fall River Tree Planting Program

Donna Motta August 15, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Tree Planting Program

If you’re a Maplewood or Sandy Beach area resident in Fall River you can get a tree planted for free thanks to a program being offered by the State Department of Conservation & Recreation.

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Volunteer Clean Up At North Wattupa

Donna Motta August 7, 2017 Comments Off on Volunteer Clean Up At North Wattupa

Volunteers came out this week to clear brush and weeds from a path near the North Wattapa pond in Fall River. According to Reservation Superintendent Mike Labossier, the section cleared is located in a

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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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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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First Step Inn Homeless Shelter Moves To New Location

Donna Motta June 28, 2017 Comments Off on First Step Inn Homeless Shelter Moves To New Location

The former Haddad Electronic Supply company building at 138 Durfee street in Fall River is the new location for First Step Inn, the agency that assists low income residents in the city. The official

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Fall River Sidewalk Construction Project

Donna Motta April 26, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Sidewalk Construction Project

The weather is ripe for a $320 thousand dollar sidewalk repair project to get off the ground all over Fall River. Funded by the city’s Community Development Agency, the construction project began this month,

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Major Sidewalk Project Hits Roadblock

Donna Motta February 7, 2017 Comments Off on Major Sidewalk Project Hits Roadblock

It looks like a  major sidewalk repair project slated to begin early this spring in Fall River needs to be scaled back a bit because of financial reasons. The $300 thousand dollar renovation project

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