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News and Interviews from the South Coast of Massachusetts.

News and Interviews from the South Coast of Massachusetts.


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News and Interviews from the South Coast of Massachusetts.






SouthCoast End Zone: Old Rochester vs. Ashland

For the third-straight year, Old Rochester will be playing for a Div. 6 South title, and for the second-straight year the Bulldogs will be facing Ashland. Laurie Los Lee and Brendan Kurie preview Friday night's section title game, as well as looking at seven other games on Thursday and Friday.


SouthCoast End Zone: The fourth annual high school football draft

It's back! Laurie Los Lee and Brendan Kurie sit down for an 11-round draft of local high school players. When that's done, they quickly preview the first week of the playoffs. Make sure to vote for which drafted team you think would win!


SouthCoast End Zone: Week 8 preview

The regular season is winding down this weekend and Laurie and Brendan have all the insight into eight area games, including a couple of rivalry games pitting Dartmouth against Bishop Stang and New Bedford against Brockton.


SouthCoast End Zone: And then there were two undefeateds

Laurie Los and Brendan Kurie are back to look ahead to Week 7 of the high school football slate, when New Bedford and Old Colony are both looking to improve to 6-0. Plus, we look back at the biggest moments from Week 6.


SouthCoast End Zone: Which 4-0 team will stay undefeated the longest?

Laurie Los and Brendan Kurie take a look at every Week 6 game, with a focus on which of the three area 4-0 teams can remain undefeated the longest.


SouthCoast End Zone: Takeaways from Week 2 and looking ahead to Week 3

Old Rochester won an overtime thriller over Dartmouth to highlight Week 2 and Laurie Los breezes through her takeaways from the game. She is joined by Brendan Kurie as they look ahead to Week 3, which includes a showdown between the Bulldogs and Apponequet, as well as New Bedford's home opener and a GNB Voc-Tech showdown with Somerset Berkley.


S-T's Jack Spillane interviews New Bedford City Councilor at-large Brian Gomes on mayoral ballot situation

His name is now locked into appearing on the preliminary ballot as a mayoral candidate, but after that, what will New Bedford City Councilor at-large Brian Gomes' next move be?


Coastin' The Podcast: William Street's Bow to Stern Festival

Charles Hauck of Gallery X, Tim Morgado of New Bedford Pottery Works, Lee Heald of AHA!, Laura Orleans of New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center and Sharron Tetrault of the Unitarian Universalist Church of New Bedford talk about the evolution of the William Street Bow to Stern Festival.


Coastin' The Podcast: Wicked Cool Places grant program

Margo Saulnier, Arts and Cultural Strategist for the City of New Bedford, talks about the expansion of the Wicked Cool Places grant program and the city's new arts and culture website.


Coastin' The Podcast: Seaglass Theater Co. and Return to Camelot

Patrice Tiedemann gives a preview of Seaglass Theater company's upcoming concert "Return to Camelot" featuring the music of Lerner and Loewe Aug. 20 and 22.


Courtside with Curt: The case of the alleged 'rat'

Two women and a man allegedly grabbed a woman off the streets and beat her because they believed she had ratted them out, according to court documents. Our new lineup of Curt Brown, Jack Spillane and Brendan Kurie discuss this case and the implications of this type of intimidation on the sanctity of witnesses.


Coastin' The Podcast: Meet two cast members of Mamma Mia!

Coastin' Editor Jerry Boggs chats with Karis Gallant and Max Falls who are starring in the New Bedford Festival Theatre's production of Mamma Mia! at the Zeiterion Theater Jul 19 - Jul 28, 2019


Coastin' The Podcast: A chat with Armand Marchand

Coastin' Editor Jerry Boggs chats with Armand Marchand about his career and his journey to executive producer of New Bedford Festival Theatre.


Be Heard: A live conversation on bullying

Most of us agree bullying is happening too often in our schools, on playgrounds, and in other shared spaces. No group or official has all the answers. Let's come together to examine the problem and talk about solutions. This podcast is from a live streamed conversation on the SouthCoastToday Facebook page in partnership with Fall River Community Media (FRCMedia) that took place on June 6, 2019.


Coastin' The Podcast: Summer at the Rotch-Jones-Duff House

Coastin editor Jerry Boggs chats with Dawn Salerno, Executive Director and Jessica Brodeur, Membership and Events Coordinator about the summer programs at the Rotch-Jones-Duff House.


TRAFFIC ISLAND: Episode 8 - Radioman 1st Class Raymond Demers

Radioman First Class Raymond Demers was aboard the USS Bennington when the ship suffered one of the worst maritime disasters during WWII.


David Velasco Bermudez who was at Stonewall talks with reporter Jennette Barnes

David Velasco Bermudez, who was at Stonewall the first night of the rebellion, talks with reporter Jennette Barnes about the events leading up the raid.


Coastin' The Podcast: SouthCoast Comedy Series - Joe Rocco

Coastin' Editor Jerry Boggs chats with Joe Rocco and his efforts to bring back some well-known comics to the Greater New Bedford area through the SouthCoast Comedy Series.


Courtside with Curt: Police Union survey says...!

Curt Brown and Jennifer Driscoll flip the show by discussing what's happening behind the badge in New Bedford. The police union has revealed survey results showing officers are unhappy with the chief.


Courtside with Curt: Stranger Danger - The case of Manuel Perez

Curt Brown and Jennifer Driscoll discuss the case of Manuel Perez, who is accused in a road rage incident and is charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon -- his car.