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UMASS Dartmouth Receives Anonymous $250K Donation

Ryan Reaves was a Texan undergraduate student completing his B.A. in Liberal Arts at UMass Dartmouth online. Unfortunately, he died last December, shortly after earning his degree cum laude. The university presented his family with his framed degree, commencement regalia, and a me

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Whaling Museum Announces Joint Venture With Iceland Museum

Six high school students from New Bedford will have an opportunity to travel to Iceland to participate in the "Connecting Coastal Communities" program.

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Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Rarely-Seen Whale Washes Up On Massachusetts Beach

Biologists with the New England Aquarium are investigating what may have caused a rarely-seen deep water whale to wash up on a Massachusetts beach.

The carcass of the 17-foot female, weighing almost a ton, was found Friday on Jones Beach in Plymouth

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Edwina Pickles/Fairfax Media / Getty Images

Royal Princess Visits New Bedford

Her Royal Majestry, Princess Rabiatou Njoya from the Cameroonian Bamoun Kingdom in Foumban, who has natural connections to our local French community, will be guest of honor at New Bedford City Hall by Mayor Jon Mitchell on Friday, July 24 at 3:30 pm.

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Are You Aware?

This blog will hopefully get you to think, with some fascinating nuggets of information. Everything here has been researched for accuracy and truth, thanks to John Lloyd, John Mitchinson and James Harkin

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NBHS Young Alumni Association To Host Forum On Tuesday

Its never too early to start thinking about your college education.

Tuesday night at Keith Middle School, members of the New Bedford High School Young Alumni Association will hold a panel discussion, offering advice on what high school students should be thinking about when it comes to their future

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Two replica handguns./ Education Images/UIG via Getty Images

Andrade Seeks Buyback Program For Toy And Replica Guns

A community activist in New Bedford has asked community leaders to consider creating a toy and replica gun buyback program in the city.

During a recent interview on WBSM's Brian Thomas Show, John Andrade said many toy guns, starter pistols, and BB guns look like the real thing, and can lead to confrontations with police sometimes with tragic consequences

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Activists To Push Solar Power And Raising Net-Metering Cap

(Associated Press) - Environmental activists are launching a tour of Massachusetts to press Beacon Hill lawmakers and Gov. Charlie Baker to lift limits on a key program designed to encourage solar power use in the state

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Desh Deshpande, Global Entrepreneur and founder of E-For-All program / Jim Phillips TSM
Desh Deshpande, Global Entrepreneur and founder of E-For-All program / Jim Phillips TSM

Bringing Ideas To Life Is Goal Of Entrepreneurship For All Program

"Entrepreneurship For All" is coming to the Southcoast. The announcement was made Friday at Blount Foods in Fall River.

E-For-All is about people offering ideas, and having a mechanism in place to refine those ideas through encouragement, mentoring and individual advisors

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Gov.  Charlie Baker / Photo by Wendy Maeda/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Gov. Charlie Baker / Photo by Wendy Maeda/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Baker Seeks $28 Million To Fight Opioid Abuse In Mass.

Boston (AP) - Gov. Charlie Baker is asking state lawmakers for nearly $28 million in additional spending to help stem a spike in the number of opioid overdose deaths in Massachusetts.

The request will be included in a separate appropriations bill Baker plans to file Friday after signing the new $38

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