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Fairhaven Hopes To Keep Paul Revere Bell

Some residents of Fairhaven want to make sure that a bell cast in Paul Revere's foundry more than 200 years ago stays in town.

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Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

$160K In Funding For Arts And History In New Bedford

Over $160,000 in state grant money will be flowing into downtown New Bedford. The grants are being awarded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and were announced by State Representative Antonio Cabral

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Agreement Aims To Strengthen New Bedford And Cape Verdean Whaling Bond

The ties between New Bedford and Cape Verdean whaling run deep, and now the Whaling Museum hopes to continue to unearth and preserve even more history.

Whaling Museum and City officials signed a Framework of Cooperation with representatives of Cape Verde in front of the Charles W

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Past Comes Alive in Historic New Bedford

Costumed re-enactors will bring local history to life on Thursday, February 20 as important personages tell their story at the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park. From candy making to harpoon-throwing, the event celebrates our local history with personages like the inventor of the toggle harpoon, Lewis Temple, confectioner Polly Johnson, Civil War hero and Congressional Medal of Honor winner William J

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New Bedford Celebrates Former Resident Frederick Douglass

New Bedford is a very special place in the history and journey of the great Frederick Douglass. 175 years ago, Frederick Douglass came to New Bedford through the Underground Railroad. He cast his first vote, as a free man, in New Bedford! Frederick Douglass earned his first pay check, as a free man, getting and shoveling coal for the minister of New Bedford's First Unitarian Church

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Tours Offered of Historic Woolworth Building Lobby

For decades, the vaulted mosaic ceilings and sculpted figures in the lobby of New York City's Woolworth Building were off-limits to the public. That's changing now.

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NFL Network

New York Woman to Try Out For The NFL

Lauren Siberman is poised to make history and become the first woman in history to participate in the NFL combine.

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New England Stone Walls — Phil’s Daily Day Tour

Weekly, I'll be posting Day Tours, an open invitation to do something different and fun! Let me know if you enjoyed your Day Tour!

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