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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Students and parents receiving a tour of the NBHS gymnasium during Wednesday's Open House.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Students and parents receiving a tour of the NBHS gymnasium during Wednesday's Open House.

NBHS Open House Draws A Crowd

Middle school graduation is right around the corner, and New Bedford High School is showing off what it has to offer.

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CityOfNewBedfordMA, youtube

Mitchell: Mayors Conference Looks To Make Cities More Livable

The U.S. Conference of Mayors is meeting this week in Washington, and New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell is looking forward to sharing with other Mayors the successes of his city.

Mitchell says Mayors across the country are making major decisions about a host of issues, including education, and economic development

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Getty Images

Attorney General Maura Healey Sworn-In

Maura Healey has been sworn in as the state's 55th attorney general.

Healey took her oath of Wednesday afternoon during a ceremony at Boston's historic Faneuil Hall. Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Ralph Gants administered the oath

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

Organizers Reveal Details On Boston’s Olympic Bid

Organizers of Boston's effort to host the 2024 Olympics are revealing some of the early plans for the Boston bid. Most of the venues would be in a six mile area.

The co-chair of Boston 2024's planning committee tells reporters, organizers hope to have "the most walkable games in modern times

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Kerry Winterson, Facebook
Kerry Winterson, Facebook

Winterson One of Three Councilors Opposed to “Problem Properties” Ordinance

Ward Five City Councilor Kerry Winterson seems to be cool to Mayor Mitchell's proposed "problem properties" ordinance.

Winterson was one of three councilors to vote against the ordinance in committee Tuesday night

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Credit: Mass. State Police
Credit: Mass. State Police

Three Arrested On Gun Charges On Route 24

Three Fall River residents are facing weapons charges after being pulled over Tuesday afternoon on Route 24 South in Bridgewater.

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Boston Hospital Site of Actor Anthony Quinn''s Death

Doctor Shot At Boston Hospital Dies

The death toll is now two in a Boston hospital shooting.

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Committee on Ordinances

Problem Properties Ordinance Voted To Go To Full Council

The "Problem Properties' Ordinance in New Bedford moves on to the full Council after being passed by the Committee on Ordinances.

Council members voted on several changes to the much discussed ordinance, which will be re-drafted and voted on again in February

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City of New Bedford
City of New Bedford

New Ambulances Generating More Revenue For City

The City of New Bedford has acquired two new, state-of-the-art ambulances.

Chief Financial Officer Ari Sky tells WBSM News, the city has purchased two new vehicles in each of the past two years

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

New Bedford Man Convicted of 2003 “Tito” Gonzalez Slaying

A New Bedford man is convicted of 2nd degree murder.

Bristol County District Attorney Tom Quinn announced 40-year-old Shawn Hunt has been found guilty in the 2003 slaying of 20-year-old Alberto "Tito" Gonzalez in New Bedford

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