According to WCVB 5's Chronicle, winds of change are sweeping through New Bedford. Its quality of life and low cost of living are attracting new residents from the Boston area. Unemployment has plummeted, and additional jobs await at the state’s new offshore wind facility, located on the waterfront. Plus, New Bedford’s port remains the most profitable in the U.S... Meanwhile, new green space and a spruced-up city center are restoring local pride. And, residents tell us, the local culture is enriched by New Bedford’s mix of natives, immigrants and other newcomers.

Tonight, Tuesday, November 28 at 7:30 pm, WCVB 5 Chronicle airs its New Bedford Renewal program that you don't want to miss! Record it and watch it at a time convenient for you!

Editor’s Note: Phil Paleologos is the morning talk show host on 1420 WBSM New Bedford. He can be heard weekdays from 6am-10am. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.