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Winter Blues

Local psychiatrist discusses Seasonal Affective Disorder.

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Wastewater Spill

600,000 gallons of wastewater discharged into Mount Hope Bay.

The Clink Restaurant

The Clink

Restaurant gives prisoners a second chance.

In the Heat of the Night

Timely and Timeless

'In the Heat of the Night' is as powerful and relevant today as it was 50 years ago.

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Deborah soares, TSM
Deborah soares, TSM

Throwback Photos Of Local School Playgrounds

If you're in your thirties or older and grew up on the Southcoast, these pictures will be a fond memory of what our playgrounds use to look like.

Who remembers growing up and playing in concrete play areas? Seesaws made of metal that would knock you unconscious if you got slapped in the head with one? Swings with rusty chain links that screamed 'omg, I might need a tetanus shot'? And how about that hot slide on a hot summer day that burned your behind on the way down.  Who d

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John Panella
John Panella

Tips To Avoid Head On Collisions

There's no question that the weather is making driving more challenging.  As a parent, I try to be very aware at all times. But, as a driver, no matter how safe you are, you can't control how other people drive and you can't control inclement weather (which is the only kind we've had lately).

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Gambler the Polar Bear
Gambler the Polar Bear

Gambler Weighs In on #TheDress

Can someone please explain why this is a thing? Of all things that have gone viral on Twitter and Facebook, this has to make Top 10 on the "Random, much?" list. The weirdest thing about it, is that there are people actually having a debate over the colors on this damn dress

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Hot Jobs Waiting To Be Filled

As a public service, WBSM, with the cooperation of the Greater New Bedford Career Center at 618 Acushnet Ave., presents this week's Hot Jobs. If you're interested, call 508 - 990 - 4000.

1.     Warehouse Workers #5358247 - Able to lift, lower, push and pull all sizes of furniture

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In the Heat of the Night
In the Heat of the Night (Photo courtesy L.A. Theatre Works)

‘In the Heat of the Night’ Pulls No Punches

Tonight L.A. Theatre Works' radio play version of the classic 'In the Heat of the Night' came to the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center, and the company delivered a powerful performance that pulled no punches when it came to prejudice and racial discrimination.

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Sailing in Buzzards Bay / City of New Bedford
Sailing in Buzzards Bay / City of New Bedford

Gomes Praises Mayor For Olympic Initiative

City Council President Brian Gomes is commending Mayor Jon Mitchell for taking the initiative, and seeking to have New Bedford be a part of the 2024 Olympics.

The Mayor named a Steering Committee this week to work with the "Boston 2024" group to locate an Olympic sailing event on Buzzards Bay

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