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A woman was rescued from a pond in Acushnet. (WBZ-TV photo)

Police Officer, Good Samaritan Save Woman From Acushnet Pond

A police officer and a brave civilian are being called heroes for saving the life of a woman trapped inside a sinking car.

09/18/2013

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Crews To Spray For Mosquitoes For Third Straight Night

A third night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Sunday evening, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

07/22/2012

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Second Round Of Mosquito Spraying Scheduled For Saturday Night

A second night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Saturday into Sunday, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

07/21/2012

This sign was posted outside St. Francis Xavier church in Acushnet. (Photo from Vanessa)

Protesters Gather Outside Acushnet Church Over Anti-Gay-Marriage Sign

As hundreds of people gathered inside an Acushnet church for Mass on Sunday, a dozen people stood outside quietly protesting a sign they called hateful.

05/20/2012

This sign was posted outside St. Francis Xavier church in Acushnet. (Photo from Vanessa)

Acushnet Church Threatened After Posting Anti-Gay-Marriage Sign

A church in Acushnet is getting threats after posting a sign about gay marriage.

05/16/2012

Marijuana seized by Acushnet police. (Credit: Acushnet Police)

Acushnet Police Seize Marijuana, Interested In Talking To Owner

In a press release, the department noted that the marijuana “is considered abandoned/found property and if anyone is willing to claim it, we are interested in speaking with them.”

07/30/2011