Photos of the Day: Greater New Bedford Voke vs. Diman, 11-26-15

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Greater New Bedford Voke senior lineman Jonathan Farina carries the Thanksgiving Director’s Bowl trophy off the field as the Bears beat Diman 14-7 Thursday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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Greater New Bedford Voke senior Jared Methia stiff arms the Diman defense for a gain during the first half as the Bears beat Diman 14-7 Thursday afternoon in the annual Thanksgiving Director’s Bowl game. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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Greater New Bedford Voke senior Jared Methia gets by the Diman defense for a gain during the first half as the Bears beat Diman 14-7 Thursday afternoon in the annual Thanksgiving Director’s Bowl game. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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Greater New Bedford Voke defensive back Eden Sylvia intercepts a Diman pass late in the fourth quarter as the Bears beat Diman 14-7 Thursday afternoon in the annual Thanksgiving Director’s Bowl game. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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Greater New Bedford Voke running back Alex Dixon,left, and quarterback Eden Sylvia, right, celebrate Dixon’s touchdown in the fourth quarter as the Bears beat Diman 14-7 Thursday afternoon in the annual Thanksgiving Director’s Bowl game. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Photos of the Day: Fall River Parent Academy, 11-21-15

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A band of clowns welcomes parents and their children to the launch of the Fall River Parent Academy at Kuss Middle School Saturday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

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Fall River Early Childhood director Barbara Allard talks about the objective of the Fall River Parent Academy to parents of students at Kuss Middle School Saturday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

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A band of clowns welcomes parents and their children to the launch of the Fall River Parent Academy at Kuss Middle School Saturday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

Photos of the Day: Route 6/Pleasant Street Intersection, New Bedford, 11-13-15

A worker from the Bell Traffic Signal Company gets ready to pull electrical lines to power the new traffic signals being installed at the intersection of Route 6 and Pleasant Street Friday morning.  MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

A worker from the Bell Traffic Signal Company gets ready to pull electrical lines to power the new traffic signals being installed at the intersection of Route 6 and Pleasant Street Friday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

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Bell Traffic Signal Company workers Rick Hennessey, left, ad Josh Grondell, right, work on installing new pedestrian button controls at the intersection of Pleasant Street and Route 6 Friday morning.  MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Bell Traffic Signal Company workers Rick Hennessey, left, and Josh Grondell, right, work on installing new pedestrian button controls at the intersection of Pleasant Street and Route 6 Friday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG