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Mayor: Offshore Wind Projects Will Come To New Bedford

City officials say they're disappointed that financial issues have stalled the Cape Wind project, and its plan to use New Bedford as a staging area for its offshore wind turbines. But Mayor Jon Mitchell feels New Bedford is still very much in the picture for other wind projects in the Atlantic

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Warren To Make Southcoast Swing On Friday

Mass. Senator Elizabeth Warren is visiting the Southcoast on Friday.

Her first stop is in Fall River for a meeting with Mayor Sam Sutter and other officials.

Then its on to UMass Dartmouth, where at noon the Senator will tour the university's new Bioengineering Lab

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Mayor Jon Mitchell on WBSM / Jim Phillips / TSM
Mayor Jon Mitchell on WBSM / Jim Phillips / TSM

Mayor Mitchell Talks Past And Future Snow Removal

It feels like the snow just won't stop.

Mayor Jon Mitchell addressed some snow removal questions while on the Ken Pittman show Saturday morning.

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NStar Awards New Bedford For LED Initiative

NStar has awarded the City of New Bedford nearly $1.2 million.

The energy company granted the funds to the City for the first two phases of the streetlight conversion project, in which New Bedford is replacing nearly 10,000 street and traffic lights with LED fixtures

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Mayor Jon Mitchell reading during 15th annual Frederick Douglass read-a-thon at First Unitarian Church.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Mayor Jon Mitchell reading during 15th annual Frederick Douglass read-a-thon at First Unitarian Church.

Frederick Douglass Honored With 15th Annual Read-A-Thon

Folks gathered at the First Unitarian Church downtown were treated to a history lesson Sunday afternoon.

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Jim Phillips | TSM

New Bedford Receives $2 Million To Combat Homelessness

The Federal Office of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD is sending $2 million to New Bedford to fund programs that fight homelessness.

Mayor Jon Mitchell, speaking on his weekly radio program on WBSM, said the money will be distributed to ten local organizations

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Massive Spring Snowstorm Off Coast Of Northeast Brings Snow To Cape

Plows Out In New Bedford

Plows were out in force Monday after another storm brought more snow and ice to the streets of New Bedford.

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Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

Mitchell Declares Parking Ban Starting At MIdnight

More snow is coming to the South Coast starting tonight.  Mayor Jon Mitchell has announced that New Bedford's Snow Emergency Parking Ban will take effect at midnight tonight.  Here's the City's release:

 

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Southern Bristol County, including the City of New Bedford, effective from 9PM Sunday evening through 1AM on Tuesday. A W

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Clean-Up Continues After Season’s First Blizzard

Snowblowers, shovels, and plows are still in motion throughout much of the South Coast.

Mayor Jon Mitchell says he feels the City was adequately prepared for the first major storm of the season, though it didn't come without challenges

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Jim Phillips / TSM

Update: City Says No Delay In Ambulance Response

New Bedford's Mayor says a 53-year-old city man died after shoveling snow during this week's blizzard.

Mayor Jon Mitchell said at a news conference Wednesday that the man suffered a ``cardiac event'' while shoveling snow on Tuesday night

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