Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Money

Money

Getty Images
Getty Images

NSTAR Electric Rates To Jump 29% In January

Get ready for a major increase come January on your electric bill.

NSTAR has announced that because of a dramatic increase in the price of electricity that it buys, its customers will be paying more

Read More|Comment

Photo by John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Photo by John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Expert: Baker Administration Offers Unique Opportunity For Southcoast Leaders

The head of the Public Policy Center at UMass Dartmouth says the beginning weeks of the pro-business Baker administration could result in a unique opportunity for leaders on the Southcoast.

Dr. Michael Goodman is a leading expert on the Mass

Read More|Comment

Jim Phillips / TSM
Jim Phillips / TSM

A Plan To Regenerate New Bedford Unveiled At City Hall

New Bedford has a new blueprint for economic growth in the city.

A group called the New Bedford Regeneration Committee compiled a report that focuses on reviving Downtown New Bedford, improving port facilities on the waterfront and advancing the city's manufacturing industries

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images

World Trade Center Opens for Business

The resurrected World Trade Center is opening for business, 13 years after the 9/11 terror attacks. Publishing giant Conde Nast is moving into One World Trade Center today.

The 104-story, $3.9 billion skyscraper dominates the Manhattan skyline and is America's tallest building

Read More|Comment

Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Gas Prices In Mass. Continue To Drop

The price of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts has dropped another nickel.

AAA Southern New England reports Monday that self-serve, regular has dropped to an average of $3.04 per gallon, which is 6 cents more than the national average

Read More|Comment

South Korean Economy Boosted As Won Jumps To New High
Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images

Best Birthday Gift Ever?

MTV reported how one lucky duck just cashed in big money from a scratch ticket! 19 year old, Deisi Ocampo, received the golden ticket from her father on her birthday. She scratched it the next day and went into shock as she realized she had just won FOUR M

Read More|Comment

Photo by David McNew/Getty Images
Photo by David McNew/Getty Images

Amazon Eyeing FR Technology Park for New Distribution Center

There's some positive economic development news coming out of Fall River .

The Herald News says the global company Amazon has sent a letter of intent to Mayor Will Flanagan, announcing its desire to build a one-million square foot distribution center at the Life Science and Technology Park at the Fall River-Freetown line

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images

New Bedford Remains The Nation’s Top Fishing Port

NOAA has released its annual report on Fish-Landings In The U-S, and the Port of New Bedford is again the top fishing port dollar-wise in the nation. It's the 14th year in a row that New Bedford has been number one

Read More|Comment

Latest Electronic Games Debut At E3 Expo
Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Why I Wish I Still Had My Nintendo 64

Buzzfeed recently published a list of retro toys that are worth a few bucks today. As long as your Furby is still in mint condition, you could make about $500. Still have that old GameBoy Advanced? Congratulations! You co

Read More|Comment

Jim Phillips / TSM
Jim Phillips / TSM

Market Basket Appears Back On Track

A New England supermarket chain that was nearly brought to its knees by a feud among owners and a revolt by workers is quickly putting the turmoil behind it.

Ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas returned to Market Basket after making an offer of more than $1

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbsm.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WBSM - New Bedford's Local Source For News, Talk, and Sports! quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on WBSM - New Bedford's Local Source For News, Talk, and Sports! quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!