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Wood School Buddy Bench is a Success [VIDEO]
Michael Rock paid a visit to Leroy Wood Elementary School in Fairhaven. Their Buddy Bench has been quite the success. Principal Hartley-Matteson and a couple students explain how it works, and their experiences with finding a buddy!
This is an amazing concept, and I wish that it existed when I was in…
Parents Reveal Best Kept Baby Secret [VIDEO]
It's not uncommon for parents to wait until the birth of their child to find out the sex of the baby. And even if they do find out, they sometimes want to keep it a secret from everyone else so they can be surprised. But could you imagine doing something like this...
Local Man Wants To Revive Whaling City Festival
A New Bedford man is leading a petition drive to bring back the Whaling City Festival.
Organizers of the event announced last week there would be no Festival this year, after the City refused to allow the closing time to extend beyond 8pm...
Construction Soon Beginning On Buttonwood Basketball Courts
The Friends of Buttonwood Park are continuing to raise money to install new basketball courts.
The initiative started early in 2012, when the Friends noticed the nearly unplayable conditions of the existing courts.
The Friends haven't raised the required $150,000 yet, but construction of three ne…