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Mass. Gaming Commission Chairman Stephen Crosby.  Photo by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Mass. Gaming Commission Chairman Stephen Crosby. Photo by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Mass. Gaming Chair Crosby Unsure of Region C’s Future

When KG Urban withdrew their plans for a New Bedford casino, Brockton was left as the only remaining candidate for the Region C casino license.

Thursday, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission decided to stick with the previously established September deadline before entering applications into Phase Two

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Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media
Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media

New Bedford/Fairhaven Bridge is Stuck

The New Bedford/Fairhaven Bridge is stuck.

Officials with MassDOT say the bridge became stuck in the closed position just before noon.

The bridge is currently closed to marine traffic, but open to vehicle traffic

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Greg Desrosiers / TSM
Greg Desrosiers / TSM

Breaking News: Firefighters Battling Blaze At 45 Richmond Street.

BREAKING NEWS.  New Bedford Firefighters are battling a structure fire at 45 Richmond St. A dispatcher tells WBSM News, they received an initial report that a propane tank exploded in the back of the building, igniting the fire around 1:30pm

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Man Says He Was Attacked And Robbed By Juveniles

New Bedford Police are investigating after an altercation with some juveniles left a man with minor injuries.

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Man Arrested For Golf Course Break In

Rochester Police arrested a man in connection with a break in at The Rochester Golf Course on July 16.

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Kristen Pacheco/Townsquare Media
Kristen Pacheco/Townsquare Media

Woman Struck By Car Outside Dartmouth High School Dies

Hortense Medeiros, the 78-year-old woman struck by a car outside Dartmouth High School Tuesday night, has died.

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Credit: Middleboro Police Twitter Feed
Credit: Middleboro Police Twitter Feed

Shelter In Place Order Lifted In Middleboro

Middleboro Police are reporting that a shelter in place order has been lifted.

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Downtown residents work with lead consultant Ted Brovitz to discuss what they want to see on city streets - Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Downtown residents work with lead consultant Ted Brovitz to discuss what they want to see on city streets - Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Downtown Residents Tell Consultants What They Want In Their Neighborhood

After meeting with residents in the north and south ends of the city, a private consulting firm met with folks downtown to see what they'd like to see changed in the area.

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Scoot Peets speaking at New Bedford Farmers Market grand opening - Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Scoot Peets speaking at New Bedford Farmers Market grand opening - Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Fresh Start For Downtown Farmers Market

The city celebrated the grand opening of the new and improved farmers market at Custom House Square Thursday evening.

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Mayoral Candidate Giesta Accused Mayor Of Lapse In Leadership

Mayoral candidate Maria Giesta said KG Urban's proposed casino project for New Bedford was a golden opportunity to bring jobs and investment to the city.

But now that the developer's application for a casino license has been withdrawn, Giesta says Mayor Jon Mitchell could have done more to keep the project alive

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