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Mariangeli Vargas
Mariangeli Vargas

Welcome More Puerto Ricans To New Bedford [Video]

Puerto Rico is falling on tough economic times. The island territory missed a $370 M in debt, and area residents familiar with their homeland say schools are closing and so are businesses...

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Small Businesses Are The Backbone Of The Community

 

Small businesses account for millions of jobs in America.  The Small Business Administration says there were 5.73 million employer firms in the U.S. i...

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Play Ball! Support Youth Athletics

Baseball is back and with it the hopes and dreams of a new season.

My wife and I spent countless Spring and Summer evenings and weekends on baseball fields throughout the region...

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Brian Thomas, Host, Educational Focus
Brian Thomas, Host, Educational Focus

On Your Mind, Monday-Brian’s Beat [Audio]

How do middle class taxpayers and retirees feel when they see food stamp recipients buying more food off the public dole than they, themselves, can afford for their family...

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MA House Says Yes To Illegals But No To Adult Day Care

Last week the Massachusetts House rejected a budget amendment that would have denied state aid to sanctuary cities. The House also refused to consider an amendment to increase funding for adult day care services...

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Andrea Pittman and the kids
Andrea Pittman and the kids

Is Mother’s Day Really Enough?

There are 365 days in a year and we set aside just one of them to thank mothers. Being one of four kids and being the father of six of my own, I’m of the opinion that motherhood is among the most awesome responsibilities in the world, the toughest of jobs and fosters  virtue in some cases where there was none...

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You Pay, But The Food Stamp Recipient Gets More

One of my producers recently commented that when he goes food shopping and spends $50, his refrigerator looks bare. Then he sees folks on food stamps with a full carriage and wonders how they're able to eat more than he, the contributor, to the EBT system...

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Jim Phillips Leaves WBSM One Last Time [VIDEO]

Jim Phillips is a creature of habit, and I'm sure he's been that way all of his 45 years in broadcasting.

In the time he's been here at WBSM, only a handful of people have witnessed what can only be described as a solemn, late-night ritual that Jim performs every time he leaves...

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TSM

More Ideas To Stop Panhandling [Video]

While tackling crime in New Bedford is the purview of the police department, the City Council continues to wage war against a non-crime---Panhandling...

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The End For A Very Special Place

It was with deep regret that I learned this week of the closing of The Rainforest Café in The Burlington Mall.  My wife and I had dinner there just last Sunday not knowing it would be the last time before the audio animatronic monkeys  and tigers and elephants would be silenced for good and the plastic foliage rolled up and taken away to make room for a furniture store...

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