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Taylor Cormier performing at 50s Night
Photo by Greg Dudek

The Ultimate Throwback Thursday

 

Downtown New Bedford experienced the ultimate Throwback Thursday last week. Joe Jesus hosted the Annual 50s Night on the 17th. With vintage cars lining the streets and the classic musical stylings of Sinatra filling the air, the entire city could enjoy a night out to benefit Mercy Meals and More.

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TSM - File photo

Peter Britto Beloved by New Bedford

Every once in a while, callers to the station want to bring up an article or a column I wrote for The Standard-Times. Normally, I try to not mix my jobs together, but when it comes to telling the story of the wonderful Peter Britto, I'm more than happy to make an exception

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StuartMatthews, flickr

Yard Sales Are Big Business

We're just two weeks away from The SouthCoast's Largest Yard Sale, and this morning we're discussing tips and tricks for sellers and buyers alike.

There is still room for you to get a space to sell your wares at our big event on August 2nd at Walsh Field in New Bedford, and it's so m

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Most Dangerous
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Our Latest Summer Read: “The Most Dangerous Animal Of All” [VIDEO]

Gary Stewart knew he was adopted. He was being raised in Louisiana by a very loving family when his birth mother reached out to him. She had always wondered how he had been and what kind of man he turned in to. Once Gary met his birth mother, he wondered about his birth father. How would you feel if you found out your real father was a serial killer?

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Father and Daughter Hold Hands Walking Down Street
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The Best First Date

This is a beautiful video, and I'm shocked that anyone has anything bad to say about it. I first came across this clip on someone's Facebook page about a month ago, and it brought tears to my eyes because of how precious it was

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Portuguese Feast Expands Hours and Free Food For Kids 12 And Under

 This is the 100th year of the Feast of The Blessed Sacrament. To celebrate, the committee has booked phenomenal acts like Gin Blossoms, Blood Sweat and Tears with Bo Bice and Phil Vassar.

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NESN’s Tom Caron Talks About The Second Half Of The Red Sox Season [INTERVIEW]

Tom Caron was with us today for our weekly "Sox Talk."

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Pete Braley's Hairy Leg
Photo by Kasey Silvia

One Club I Don’t Want to Join

I realize that male and female grooming choices differ culturally. For instance, a caller from Germany said that shaving was never something she worried about growing up. Now that she's lived here for so long, she can't imagine not shaving

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Looking For A Job? This Week’s Openings

We had our weekly visit with Sharon Martin from the Greater New Bedford Career Center. She's on WBSM every Wednesday at 8:38am with the "Hot Jobs Report." Here's the list:

  1. Property Manager #4360466 - This is a highly responsible administrative position in which the incumbent performs a wide variety of duties related to the overall and efficient management of public housing developments. The Property Manager is responsib
Jeff Bridges to play "The Giver"
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The Giver

In Lois Lowry's 1993 "The Giver," twelve year old Jonas is selected to be the next Receiver of Memory. In a utopian society where there is no color, no differences, no emotions, no music, and NO CHOICES, he is now responsible for providing wisdom to the Committee of Elders if they ever need counseling

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