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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...

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Replica of Historic Yacht Stops in New Bedford Harbor

A 139-foot replica of the yacht America made a visit to New Bedford's State Pier Wednesday as part of her 2016 East Coast Tour. 

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City of New Bedford Twitter
City of New Bedford Twitter

City Dedicates Downtown Plaza to Former Mayor Jack Markey

City officials dedicated the Front Street Plaza to former Mayor Jack Markey Thursday for his work in setting the stage for a prosperous downtown New Bedford.

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Marty Walsh/Facebook

Massachusetts Senate Passes Landmark Transgender Bill

BOSTON (AP) _ The Massachusetts Senate has approved a bill to ban discrimination against transgender people in public accommodations.

The Senate passed the bill with a 33-4 vote Thursday...

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GSA Auctions
GSA Auctions

New Bedford’s Butler Flats Lighthouse Has a New Owner

The Butler Flats Lighthouse has been sold.

The government auction for the 117-year-old "sparkplug-style" structure ended at 1:45 Monday afternoon, with the winning bid coming in at $80,000...

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Fairhaven’s Paul Revere Bell Tolls One Last Time

The historic bell atop Fairhaven's Oxford School has tolled for the final time.

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New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park Facebook
New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park Facebook

An Open Letter to Abby and Ruth

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via Google Maps

Save Our Sidewalks: Fairhaven’s Controversial Sidewalk Project

Fairhaven's Rogers and Oxford schools aren't the only historic structures in danger according to some town residents.

A group spoke out against altering the red brick sidewalk surrounding Town Hall and the library at Monday's Board of Selectmen meeting...

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Google Street View - Rogers School
Google Street View - Rogers School

Board of Selectmen Make Strides in Potential Sale of Schools

What is a town supposed to do with two vacant schools that are both over 100 years old?

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Jathan Fink/Townsquare Media
Jathan Fink/Townsquare Media

Four New Bedford Cemeteries Added To National Register

Four New Bedford cemeteries have been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

The Mayor's Office says the Griffin Street, Oak Grove, Rural, and Jewish cemeteries have been officially added to the Register, citing there are many notable figures in both local and national history interred in the cemeteries...

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