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Food Network Champ Chef Joe Rego
In full disclosure, Food Network Chopped Champion and New England's Premier Chef Joe Rego is one of the most terrific people I have ever known! Rated as one of America's finest chefs, Joe is proud to call New Bedford home. And come this Sunday, January 3, New Bedford will continue to be pr…
Zoo Artwork Goes Viral
Yesterday, after Lance Gunberg and Sarah Crooke visited us on WBSM, the story of our local zoo artwork went national in a Daniel Uria UPI story. It talked about capturing the "creative power" of our zoo's animals. Art Gone Wild became Art Goes Viral, after a video posted to Fa…
Prize A Palooza Fun
One of the season's most popular fund raisers is the Prize-A-Palooza taking place Sunday, December 6th at the Seaport Inn and Marina, from Noon to 8 pm. The coordinator, Kristen Thomas Lancaster, promises you'll have more fun and find unbelievable gift items with all the proceeds going to …
Play This Game
Let's play a fun game! Can you pick out which one doesn't belong in the group? Find out what each group appears to have in common, then pick the odd one out. Do you think you can get them all? Let's start. (scroll down for answers)
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$10-G Just To Vote
Could New Bedford's historic low voter turnout have a possible solution? Say a cash prize to just go out to the polls and vote? Well, that's what's happening in the City of Brotherly Love. In an effort to increase abysmal voter turnout and start a conversation about civic involvement, the editor of …
Give Your Best Pitch
Entrepreneurs listen up. If you'd like to have some fun and win a grand, apply for the upcoming "Pitch Contest." EforAll - Entrepreneurship for All, is a local organization, now in New Bedford and Fall River, has a simple mission: to help accelerate economic and social impact …
Look For Signs
Don't ignore the obvious pointers in life. Albert Einstein reminds us that the true signs of intelligence isn't knowledge but rather imagination. So we're going to take a look at some signs that you might see at the Insane Inflatable 5K on Saturday, October 3rd at UMass Dartmouth...
Vote for the Southcoast’s 2015 Hometown Hero
WBSM and Townsquare Media New Bedford/Fall River, along with Wareham Crossing, Pride Collision Center, First Citizens Federal Credit Union, Pasta House, and Care Free Homes are looking for a Hometown Hero. We asked for you to send us your nominations for who you think i…
4th Of July Firework Cruise
WBSM wants you to cruise with us on the Seastreak Fast Ferry this Independence Day. Watch the New Bedford firework display in style this year! Our four-hour tour of the New Bedford Harbor includes great music with DJ Gazelle and a full service bar...

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