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What Else Should Come to New Bedford?

With the news this week that State Senator Mark Montigny is working to bring the Boston Pops to New Bedford, that got me thinking...what other cultural events would be big draws for the Whaling City?

Sen. Montigny said he wants to keep the

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"Get On Up"
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Two New Movies This Weekend [Interview] [Review]

There are two movies opening this weekend.

First an adventure film, "Guardians of the Galaxy" with Chris Pratt, Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana.

James Brown fans will want to see "Get On Up" starring Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis

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Taylor Cormier Does the Hula [VIDEO]

Taylor Cormier joined us at the "Sun of a Beach" Festival on Saturday, July 26.

He's a triple threat folks! He can act, sing, and do the hula! Taylor had a great time on Saturday, clearly shown in this video of him dancing to one of our 3 awesome bands! We just hope y'all enjoyed the music, food, and beer at the event

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Summer Beach Reads Presents Jeffery Deaver’s ‘The Skin Collector’ [VIDEO]

Jeffery Deaver's The Skin Collector is just as thrilling as its predecessor, The Bone Collector. The sequel introduces a new criminal to Detective Lincoln Rhyme, but he was inspired by the serial killer from the first book.

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NESN’s Tom Caron On Why The Sox Might Trade Jon Lester [Interview]

Is it because they don't think they can sign him once he declares free agency? Is this season officially a bust? Is there still a way Lester could be in a Red Sox uniform next year? The answers are "yes," "maybe" and "it might happen."

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Adorable Girl Bawls Because She Doesn’t Want Little Brother to Grow Up

If you have cavities, you may want to avoid this because it's just so darned sweet.

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Beauty Throughout History

I came across a blog post* about how the ideal woman has changed over time. It described the standards of beauty in different eras, and it was actually very interesting.

For instance, did you know that paleness was so deeply coveted in the 1400s that women went to great lengths to whiten their skin? Methods such as mercury and lemon juice were used back then

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Just Married, Just Met!

My sister and I were flipping through channels last night and landed on Lifetime, of course. We were captivated by this TV show called "Married at First Sight."  This social experiment features 3 newlyweds who were scientifically matched by 4 experts: a sexologist, a clinical psychologist, a spiritual counselor, and a sociologist

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Ivory Coast v Portugal: Group G - 2010 FIFA World Cup
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Feast or Fast?

Everyone is excited about the Madeira Feast coming to New Bedford this weekend. I have never been to the feast, but I hear wonderful things about it. Out of all the aspects of the feast, it seems like everyone is most looking forward to the food!

The only problem is that I am a poor excuse for a Portuguese person because I am a picky eater

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Why Do We Care What Goes on with Market Basket?

It's Saturday morning--the time when many folks do their weekly grocery shopping, whether it be because of their own schedule or the great deals--and those who have been living under a rock and haven't heard about the Market Basket dispute are going to be shocked when they find nothing but empty shelves

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