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UMass Dartmouth Women’s Basketball Sweet 16 Game Tonight
The UMass Dartmouth women’s basketball team has made it all the way to the sectional semi-finals for the first time EVER. The Corsair’s take on the SUNY New Paltz Hawkes this evening at the UMass Amherst LeFrak Gymnasium at 5 PM.
Not to jinx anything, but if the Corsai…
Sign Up and Make Your Picks for the 2014-15 Football Pick Em Contest
Think you’re the top football expert in the South Coast? Sign up for our Football Pick Em contest and make your picks for every regular season pro football game this year. If you pick more games correctly than anyone else – including Pete Braley and Kasey Silvia – you win…
Meet Our $10,000 Cash Winner!
Congratulations to Jennifer Melton — she’s won $10,000 in our online Win Cash contest!
Jennifer was driving when we called her to share the news. Just imagine getting that call on your way to work, right? Jennifer was so excited that she had to pull over...
Who finished first at the New Bedford Half-Marathon?
Lowell resident Reuben Sanca finished first in Sunday's 37th annual New Bedford Half-Marathon. Sanca crossed the finish line at 1:05:52. The 27-year-old runner said he was grateful to see supporters along the course.
The first-place female finisher was Providence resident Kim Smith, who finished…
New Bedford City Council Votes Down Attempt To Rescind 44% Pay Raise
The City Council voted down a motion Thursday night to rescind a 44 percent pay raise the body gave itself in 2012.
Councilors Brian Gomes, Deborah Coelho and James Oliveira blasted the motion's backers, new Councilors Naomi R.A. Carney and Dana Rebeiro, by saying the pair was acting under press…
North End residents brainstorm solutions to crime, trash
Residents said at a community forum Tuesday night that crime, trash and dismal-looking storefronts all are holding back North End neighborhoods around Acushnet Avenue. David Price, director of the Comunidad Nuestra Development Corporation in Roxbury, said his community solved similar problems and th…