Social-emotional learning is focus for regional conference

November 20, 2017 by  

The Southcoast Education Summit was recently held at the Somerset Berkley Regional High School, where over 220 educators from the region spent the day in workshops focusing on the topic of social-emotional learning.

The Education Committee of [Read more]

Popular pond in Fall River undergoes renovations

October 22, 2017 by  

An announcement was recently made that there will be a rehabilitation of the parking lot, fishing pier, and boat ramp at the Matthew J. Kuss Fishing Pier and Boat Ramp on [Read more]

Fall River city employees hold marathon fundraiser for Harvey victims

September 13, 2017 by  

Representatives from the local Red Cross in Fall River recently received over $2,500 from workers at City Hall in four-day fundraising event to help the victims in Texas from Hurricane Harvey.

A clerk in the [Read more]

Fall River Amazon facility adds jobs to local economy

August 10, 2017 by  

The online retailer Amazon recently held a job fair in a drive to recruit an additional 700 employees for its Fall River Fulfillment Center.

Such an event held in [Read more]

Volunteers look to safety of bikers at Fall River event

July 14, 2017 by  

A helmet giveaway was recently held by Mass in Motion at Britland Park in Fall River behind the Police Station.

Grants from the Fall River Police Department, the [Read more]

Fall River offers book on women clothing workers

June 21, 2017 by  

An exhibit at the Fall River Historical Society about female garment workers in the city that was turned into an online exhibit has recently been converted into a hard copy book. [Read more]

New engine joins Fall River fire department

May 13, 2017 by  

A new fire engine, the Engine 9 pumper, is the latest addition to the Flint Reney/Eastwood Fire Station of the Fall River Fire Department.

Fall River Fire Chief John Lynch commented that a [Read more]

Fall River high school hosts regional concert

April 6, 2017 by  

The Southeastern Massachusetts School Bandmasters Association (SEMSBA) Senior Festival Concert was recently held at the B.M.C. Durfee High School in Fall River.

Participating in the [Read more]

Fall River food pantry finds new space

March 6, 2017 by  

The Greater Fall River Community Food Pantry, having operated for the last 33 years from the First Baptist Church on North Main Street, recently announced that it has purchased a property on Nashua Street and plans to renovate the space that was once the home to a [Read more]

Fall River looks to improve sidewalks and streets

February 6, 2017 by  

Although bids for major sidewalk repair project in Fall River funded by money from a Community Development Block Grant came in over budget, the city is still planning to move ahead with about three quarters of the original project.

The annual federal appropriation budget for [Read more]

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