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Mayor Mitchell Launches New Literacy Effort for New Bedford
The New Bedford Mayor’s Office today announced the launch of “New Bedford Reads,” a new literacy initiative to promote the importance of early literacy and grow a community of lifelong readers throughout the city.
Spearheaded by Mayor Jon Mitchell, the initiative is developed in collaboration with co…
Our Reading List
Maybe one of your New Year's resolutions was to read more and you haven't really stuck to it. Well, Thursday March 2nd is a great day to get back on track. National Read Across America Day is an opportunity to promote reading with children, but adults can celebrate too...
Ocean State Job Lot Donating Books to New Bedford Schools
Many Southcoast residents know if you want a good deal, you go to Ocean State Job Lot.
Job Lot is furthering it's reputation by donating 12,000 books to New Bedford Public Schools. The Ocean State Job Lot Charitable Foundation is delivering Spanish and English scholastic books to the department&…

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