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Credit: Onset Fire Dept
Credit: Onset Fire Dept

Fire At Mobile Home Park In Onset

Two mobile homes were deemed uninhabitable following a two alarm fire at an Onset trailer park Sunday night.

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Sunning Is Now Okay

Let's face it, for decades now, our sun has been demonized. The message from the medical community has been avoid direct exposure and cover up with sunscreen. I remember the anti-sun campaign by the American Cancer Society: "Fry Now

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

City’s Form-Based Zoning Project Moves Forward

As New Bedford looks to make key areas of the city more adaptable for their unique needs, a team of private design and planning consultants continue to seek input from residents and business owners.

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

Anti-Olympics Leader Reflects on Boston Bid’s Bitter End

BOSTON (AP) _ The leader of the group that spearheaded opposition to holding the Olympics in Boston says it's time to move beyond the discussion of the 2024 games to other challenges facing the city and state.

Chris Dempse

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Officials gather on June 4, 2015 at Fort Taber to designate Buzzards Bay as site for Olympic sailing.  / Jim Phillips TSM
Officials gather on June 4, 2015 at Fort Taber to designate Buzzards Bay as site for Olympic sailing. / Jim Phillips TSM

Mayor: Olympic Designation Benefited New Bedford

Like many in Massachusetts, Mayor Jon Mitchell says he's disappointed that Boston will not be hosting the 2024 Olympics after all.

The U-S Olympic Committee withdrew Boston's bid on Monday after Mayor Marty Walsh declined to sign an agreement that would have had Boston picking up the tab if the Olympics had gone over-budget

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Tinkham St. at Acushnet Ave - Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Tinkham St. at Acushnet Ave - Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Shooting Injures One, Two Detained In North End

Video courtesy of Carlos Pimentel Felix

New Bedford Police continue to investigate a North End shooting that sent one man to the hospital Monday afternoon.

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Dan McCready/TSM
Dan McCready/TSM

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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Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images
Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images

Boston’s Bid For 2024 Olympics Ends

(Associated Press) - Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympics is over.

A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Monday that the U.S. Olympic Committee has severed ties with Boston

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Credit: Mass State Police
Credit: Mass State Police

Taunton Man Facing Drug And Gun Charges

A Taunton man is facing drug and weapons charges after he was pulled over by State Police Wednesday night.

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Dan McCready/TSM
Dan McCready/TSM

Flash Flood Warning Issued for Parts of Bristol County

A flash flood warning has been issued for South Central Bristol County and Northeastern Newport County in Rhode Island.

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