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Montigny: New Bill Stronger Than ‘Useless’ Cell Phone Law

If you like to talk on your cell phone while driving in Massachusetts, it might be time to invest in some hands-free technology.

The state's Transportation Committee voted unanimously Friday for legislation that would ban all Massachusetts drivers from holding a cell phone to make a call, use the phone's camera or access social media...

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PACE Receives $200k Grant for Head Start

 

Assistant Senate Majority Leader Mark C. Montigny (D-New Bedford) has been notified by the Department of Early Education and Care that People Acting in CommunitY Endeavors, Inc. (P....

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Montigny Pushing for Law Against Cell Phone Use While Driving

State Senator Mark Montigny of New Bedford urged the Joint Committee on Transportation to favorably release his legislation to reduce distracted driving by prohibiting the use of handheld electronic devices while operating a motor vehicle...

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Marty Jones, second from right, posing with Senator Mark Montigny at the announcement of MassDevelopment's taking over of State Pier in New Bedford./Courtesy of Senator Montigny's Office
Marty Jones, second from right, posing with Senator Mark Montigny at the announcement of MassDevelopment's taking over of State Pier in New Bedford./Courtesy of Senator Montigny's Office

MassDevelopment CEO Visits State Pier

NEW BEDFORD—Senator Mark Montigny (D-New Bedford) hosted MassDevelopment President and CEO Marty Jones at New Bedford State Pier Friday, to offer her a firsthand tour of the facility her organization will soon manage...

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Credit: Dartmouth Police
Credit: Dartmouth Police

Senate Approves Bill for Chapter 90 Road Repair Funding

The Massachusetts Senate today approved a new multi-year road bill that will bring just over $2 million in funding to New Bedford.

The vote comes just one week after the House approved its version of the bill, which featured one year's worth of $200 million in Chapter 90 funding...

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[RICHARD] Why Can’t The Fishing Industry Pay For It’s Own Website?

Look, I've got nothing against the fishing industry.  I've got nothing against fish. I love seafood.  But, why do my tax dollars have to be spent promoting a multi-billion dollar industry...

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New Bedford Receives Grant to Build Website Promoting Local Seafood

New Bedford's seafood has already gone worldwide. Now, it's about to hit the World Wide Web.

The Baker-Polito Administration today announced that $105,500 in grants will be distributed to seven marketing campaigns that are designed to increase awareness and demand for Massachusetts seafood products...

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Photo by Darren Hauck/Getty Images
Photo by Darren Hauck/Getty Images

[Richard] The NB Legislative Delegation Needs To Be Replaced

The time has come for a good old fashioned House cleaning...and a Senate cleaning too!

The members of the New Bedford Legislative Delegation have been around too long and have proven to be largely ineffective...

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MassAGO,flickr

Montigny Appointed to Two Top Positions

Senator Mark Montigny has been appointed to two of the top leadership positions in the Massachusetts State Senate.

The New Bedford Democrat was appointed Assistant Majority Leader, as well as chairman of the powerful Committee on Rules Wednesday...

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savebuzzardsbay, flickr

Montigny Could Make Extra $50k in Stipends

Senator Mark Montigny is coming under fire from critics of the state legislature's recent pay raise, after it was revealed the New Bedford Democrat could get a raise of up to $50,000 under the new legislative pay bill...

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