Celebrating 20 years of CVPA at the Star Store

NEW BEDFORD —  Downtown will be alight with free art and entertainment on Sept. 9 as a fully live AHA! night fills the streets to celebrate the role that the arts play in the economic revival of New Bedford.

This month’s theme celebrates 20 years since the opening of the UMass Dartmouth Star Store Campus for the College of Visual and Performing Arts. Dean A. Lawrence Jenkens said, “ . . . students and faculty contribute to the increasingly vibrant cultural life of the city which fuels investment and interest around the Star Store. This artistic ecosystem has been incredibly

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*Update- Suspect Arrested* Delaware State Police Investigating Attempted Robbery of Home Improvement Store- New Castle – Delaware State Police

Date Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2021

New Castle– The Delaware State Police have arrested 34-year-old Herbert Perry of Wilmington, DE, for Attempted Robbery.

The incident occurred at approximately 3:15 p.m., Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at the Lowes, located at 2225 Hessler Boulevard, New Castle, when troopers responded to a knife point robbery. Investigation determined a male suspect entered the store through the garden center and confronted a female employee behind the sales counter. The suspect displayed a knife and demanded money from the register. The employee attempted to comply with demands, but was unsuccessful at opening the register. The

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