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"God Belongs in My City" walk and concert: Aug. 16, gathering at noon at City Hall, 133 William St., New Bedford.
The Legislature approved $100,000 in funding for New Bedford arts and cultural organizations to host a Boston Pops Orchestra concert in the city, Sen. Mark Montigny said in a news release.
New Bedford will mark the 2014 National Night Out against crime at Riverside Park Tuesday in an effort to "break down the walls" between the community and public safety officials, an organizer said.
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Many residents of Dartmouth have visited Little River in South Dartmouth and the bridge that crosses it.
The adventure of 19th-century whaling days is still alive in spirit among the historic islands off Cape Cod, Mass.
Donald W. Gardiner, age 85 years, formerly of Dartmouth, died Monday, July 28, 2014 at S.E. Mass Health and Rehabilitation Center in New Bedford.
The victim walked into the South End Police Station on Cove Street at 6:42 p.m., complaining of a stab wound, according to police.
For Rui Rodrigues, owner of Xavier's Market on North Front Street, the Feast of the Blessed Sacrament means business.
Chances are if you have ever been to a library, nursing home, any kind of holiday celebration or parade in the Twin County area you have seen Katherine Jadlowe.
Ten days of fund-raising activities will begin Saturday as Mattapoisett Friends Meeting continues its campaign for funds to restore the 1827 meeting house on Route 6. So far, $80,000 has been raised of the $245,000 estimated cost of repairs.
Schmid will be at the Westport Council on Aging, 75 Reed Road, Westport, from 9 to 9:45 a.m.; at the Freetown Council on Aging, 227 Chace Road, East Freetown from 10 to 10:45 a.m.; at the Little Phoenix Restaurant, 4128 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford from 11 to 11:45 a.m.; and at the Flint Senior Center, at 1423 Pleasant St., Fall River, from noon to ... (more)
The bill authorizes $300,000 for repairs to Dennison Memorial Community center, as well as a $3 million authorization for the Orpheum Theatre and $2 million authorization for the Zeiterion Theatre, according to a news release from the office of state Rep. Antonio F.D. Cabral, D-New Bedford.
The last scheduled free outdoor BCC class is abnormal psychology from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Friday in Custom House Square Park in New Bedford.
A 44-year-old New Bedford man was arrested July 24 and charged with arson. Fairhaven police detectives arrested Jason Majocka after obtaining a search warrant for his residence at 116 Hope St., New Bedford.
In the days immediately after her daughter's death in a hit-and-run accident, Karen Fostin put her grieving aside and met with police and prosecutors, urging them to bring a charge of leaving the scene against the driver.
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Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 02:08 am
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