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REPORT: Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia Under FBI Investigation
FALL RIVER - Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia may be under investigation by the FBI and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
The Herald News reports the Fall River Office of Economic Development alleged the mayor was under investigation by the federal agencies in relation to Correia&a…
Fairhaven Residents Sound Off On The Rogers School’s Future
Fairhaven residents packed into the town hall auditorium Tuesday night to talk about the Rogers School.
A number of town officials along with members of the consulting firm hired to analyze the property, Kirk and Company, took suggestions from the crowd and answered questions...
Over $150K Grant Awarded to Sid Wainer & Son
One of the city's largest employers is getting a boost from the State Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development.
The Office has awarded a $156,000 grant to Sid Wainer & Son to train over 150 workers and prepare for the creation of 10 new jobs in 2018.
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New Partnership Between New Bedford Business Organizations
The New Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce and the Economic Development Council have entered into a new partnership.
The leadership of both organizations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which encourages the two entities to share information and coordinate marketing efforts...
Congressman Kennedy Warns Southcoast of Rising Energy Costs
Congressman Joe Kennedy warns of much higher energy costs in the near future.
Kennedy addressed members of the SouthCoast Development Partnership at UMass Law Friday morning, saying independent auctions for energy supplies have placed Southern New England behind the 8-ball, with speculators saying th…
New Bedford Housing Office Receives State Recognition
New Bedford's Office of Housing and Community Development has received an award from MassHousing.
The Outstanding Partner Award was recently awarded to the New Bedford office for it's commitment to homeownership, homebuyer dedication, homebuyer education, lead paint removal, and other servi…
New Bedford EDC Director Attends Offshore Wind Conference
New Bedford Economic Development Council Director Matt Morrissey spent several days in Virginia Beach last week, attending an offshore wind conference.
The AWEA Offshore Windpower Conference and Expo welcomed business leaders and officials from the East Coast, providing essential information on the f…