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City on a Hill charter school officials said Thursday that they will offer seats to all 128 students who applied to the school which plans to open this fall.
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Len Coriaty, the 19-year executive director and CEO of the Greater New Bedford Workforce Investment Board, will step down to take a position with a regional manufacturing initiative.
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Firefighters at the scene did not know the identity of the owner of the Pretty Joe sailboat.
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I live within eyesight of the Zeiterion Theatre. I attend many Z events and support it.
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Wilks Library: Book club meets every third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.; Will host a monthly writers' group on the first Thursday of every month from 6-7 p.m. All writers welcome, no matter their experience.
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Two historic city buildings, the Seamen's Bethel and Mariners' Home on Johnny Cake Hill, are set to be restored.
Mark Turek/Trinity Rep Rachel Warren, as Nancy, leads "Oliver!" cast members in the rowdy drinking song, "Oom-Pah-Pah," in the musical production at Trinity Repertory Company in Providence.
In an effort to meet the needs of seniors, "Senior Scene" includes news items of interest to senior citizens as well as important information about senior centers and Councils on Aging within each of the communities in our region.
Dawn Blake Souza lives in New Bedford. she was part of a group applyng for a medicinal marijuana dispensary license in New Bedford.
In 1765, the Nantucket whaling merchant Joseph Rotch arrived in the village of Bedford of the Acushnet River with an investment decision to make.
Beginning Monday, New Bedford youth ages 14 through 21 may preregister online for the 2014 summer jobs program with New Directions Southcoast Inc. Online preregistration at www.newdirectionssouthcoast.org .
The New Bedford area's unemployment rate increased along with the rest of the state in January, with Greater New Bedford dropping 2,600 of its roughly 71,000 jobs and lifting the percentage of unemployed to 11.7 percent.
The general contractor's bids were set to be unveiled Monday, but that has been pushed back to March 17 after a protest on a subcontracting bid that was opened last month.
The Portuguese American Police Association scholarship fundraiser, held Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the United Fisherman Club in New Bedford.