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Our Lady of Mount Carmel procession draws large crowd

Our Lady of Mount Carmel procession draws large crowd

NEW BEDFORD – The Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish held its annual feast last weekend. Despite the inclement weather,a large crowd lined the procession route on Sunday afternoon. Here are some images from the celebration. Please click twice on Read Full Story

Soccer News - Futebol Notícias

Tomorrow, at Gillette Stadium; New England Revolution will try to end seven game skid

Tomorrow, at Gillette Stadium; New England Revolution will try to end seven game skid

A 2-0 defeat at Dallas FC’s Toyota Stadium Saturday night increased the current New England Revolution losing streak to a team record seven games.

Frustrated by the streak, and especially the lackluster performance that had come three days earlier, a … Read Full Story

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Bank scandal tarnishes powerful Portuguese family

Bank scandal tarnishes powerful Portuguese family

 — Portugal’s Espirito Santo family business survived wars, dictatorship, revolution and family feuds for almost 150 years. Now, one of Europe’s last banking dynasties is being stripped of its wealth and influence amid accounting irregularities, huge unreported … Read Full Story

Brazilian News- Notícias Brasileiras

Portuguese culture, language come alive in UMD summer program

Portuguese culture, language come alive in UMD summer program

DARTMOUTH — For 10 years, Belchertown resident Joyce Harper has been meaning to get involved in UMass Dartmouth’s summer program in Portuguese language and culture.

Finally, at 71, and now retired, she has enough free time to do so.
“I … Read Full Story

Immigration - Imigração

Feds’ immigration figures may not give full story

Feds’ immigration figures may not give full story

CHICAGO (AP) – Recent data released by the federal government may reflect only a fraction of how many unaccompanied children apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border are in Illinois, with at least one top elected official saying hundreds more could be … Read Full Story

U.S - E.U.A.

Parishioners go to Pope to save St. John’s Church

Parishioners go to Pope to save St. John’s Church

NEW BEDFORD — Although the Apostolic Signatura — the Vatican’s highest court — did reject an appeal by the Friends of St. John the Baptist to have the suppression of their parish repealed, the group says they’re not done yet.… Read Full Story

World - Notícias de Mundo

6 South Americans refuse to return to Donetsk club

6 South Americans refuse to return to Donetsk club

MOSCOW (AP) — Six South Americans — five Brazilians and one Argentine — have refused to return to Ukraine to play for their football club in the troubled city of Donetsk, risking possible fines and suspensions for breach of contract.… Read Full Story

Sports - Golo

Tomorrow, at Gillette Stadium; New England Revolution will try to end seven game skid

Tomorrow, at Gillette Stadium; New England Revolution will try to end seven game skid

A 2-0 defeat at Dallas FC’s Toyota Stadium Saturday night increased the current New England Revolution losing streak to a team record seven games.

Frustrated by the streak, and especially the lackluster performance that had come three days earlier, a … Read Full Story

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Cheers! Portuguese winemaking tradition still very much alive

Cheers! Portuguese winemaking tradition still very much alive

NEW BEDFORD — The tradition of winemaking is alive and well in southeastern Massachusetts both at home and in the winery.

“There’s a saying in the winemaking industry,” said Marco Montez, proprietor of Travessia Winery in New Bedford. “If you … Read Full Story

Entertainment - Diversão

Cliches are sometimes true

Cliches are sometimes true

Fado expresses the soul of Portugal

DARTMOUTH — Rodrigo Costa Felix has been involved with fado ever since he was a young boy.

“My interest started very early on,” said the 42-year-old fadista. “My father had a Fado House.”

Felix, … Read Full Story