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Eliot J. Schechter/Stringer

New Bedford Councilor Seeks Stop Signs at Intersection of Fatal Accident

A fatal pedestrian accident is prompting action by the New Bedford City Council.

Ward Three Councilor Henry Bousquet has filed a motion asking the Council's Traffic Commission to consider installing a four-way stop sign at the intersection of Sawyer and Myrtle Streets...

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Photo from JaneGonsalves.com
Photo from JaneGonsalves.com

Gonsalves Drops Out Of City Council Race

Former Ward Five City Councilor Jane Gonsalves will not be on the ballot this fall.

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Deteriorated portion of the Coffin-Howland House at Hazelwood Park | Photo via Wikimedia Commons
Deteriorated portion of the Coffin-Howland House at Hazelwood Park | Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Partial Demolition of Coffin-Howland House Moves Forward

The City Council's Committee on Appointments and Briefings unanimously voted to approve the partial demolition of the Coffin-Howland House at Hazelwood Park after a public hearing Monday evening.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Mayoral Candidate Brian Marshall’s Arrest–Through His Own Eyes [VIDEO]

 

Brian Marshall, the New Bedford man running for mayor on a write-in campaign and known across the city as "Captain Recovery," was arrested on Friday, August 7 for trespassing and creating a nuisance at City Hall. WBS...

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

City Council Continues to Discuss Rise in Prostitution in the City

The New Bedford City Council is once again shining a spotlight on the city's prostitution problem. 

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Barney Says He Wants To Run For City Council

A familiar name in New Bedford politics says he's looking to throw his hat in the ring.

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Photo By Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Photo By Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via Getty Images

Funds Dug Up For Future City Dog Park

Man's best friend may soon have a new favorite hangout within the city of New Bedford.

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Photo by Jerry Redfern/LightRocket via Getty Images
Photo by Jerry Redfern/LightRocket via Getty Images

City Plans Crackdown On Illegal Peddling

The New Bedford City Council passed two motions during Thursday night's meeting addressing the long-standing issue of illegal peddlers on city streets. 

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Mitchell Skewers Council Over Budget Cuts

Mayor Jon Mitchell chastised the New Bedford City Council over cuts made to his proposed budget this week. The City Council slashed over $2...

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Council Makes Cuts, Sets Final FY16 Budget

At the conclusion of the City Council's budget cut session Monday night, Councilors voted to set the FY16 budget at $281,630,124.

That's nearly $2.3 million less than Mayor Jon Mitchell's proposal. 

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