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Lorraine T. Marshall Marashio, 86, of New Bedford, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at New Bedford Health Care Center after a long illness.
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As the city gears up for the 100th Feast of the Blessed Sacrament beginning Thursday, The Standard-Times posed a question to officials and residents about the event many called a giant reunion for area residents: What does the Feast mean to you? Jon Mitchell, mayor: "I repeat this often: the Feast distinguishes itself as a festival not only in ... (more)
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For city resident Heather Perkins, the Market Basket crisis runs deeper than for most.
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A bond bill pending approval by a conference committee of state legislators could send more than $70 million to the city, mostly concentrated on waterfront assets.
Under hazy skies, town officials broke ceremonial ground Monday afternoon on a new $4.3 million police station on Middle Road.
Approaching our favorite take-out restaurant on Union Street in New Bedford, I came to the intersection of Union and Purchase Streets.
A 44-year-old New Bedford man is charged with setting fire to a trash barrel, a Dumpster, a garden shed and a portable outhouse, police said.
Any registered voter unable to get to the polls on primary election day may vote by absentee ballot during regular office hours or may request that an absentee ballot application be mailed to their home address.
Roy Sabanero, 25, of 966 County St., Apartment 2, was charged with disorderly conduct, uttering a counterfeit note and drug possession, according to police.
Downtown loop shuttle driver Patty Normand stops Friday at the North Second Street spot in downtown New Bedford.
Henry Gatlin saw a hole in downtown New Bedford, a shortage of framing and art supply services in an area increasingly recognized as an arts destination.
A couple years ago - after Lang had convinced Demoulas to open the Market Basket that changed the price of groceries in Greater New Bedford, he had asked Demoulas late one Friday about his weekend plans.
Not many people can say that they've lived through both world wars or have been alive for seven Red Sox World Series titles, but Loretta Allison can.
Her husband Larry is the public face and president for the 100th Feast of the Blessed Sacrament but Olga Figueira Jacques is the Festa's soul.
The Massachusetts Nonprofit Network, the statewide organization that unites and strengthens the nonprofit sector through advocacy, public awareness, and capacity-building, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Michelle Neves Hantman, President of the United Way of Greater New Bedford, to its Board of Directors.
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Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 02:46 pm
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