Free Meals and Activities for New Bedford Youth All Summer
The New Bedford Parks, Recreation and Beaches Department will continue its annual tradition of the Play in the Park and Summer Food Service programs to offer fun activities and healthy meals for kids this summer.
The program runs from June 26 through August 25 at 24 parks, playgrounds and housing sit…
New Bedford Students To Receive Free Breakfast, Lunch Next Year
Starting next year, students attending New Bedford Public Schools won't have to pay for meals.
In a written release from Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin's office today, the New Bedford School District has been selected to participate in a new federal program called the "Community Eligibility Optio…
Few Americans Eat Three Balanced Meals a Day
Americans don't have the best eating habits. Only 18-percent of the respondents in a new Vitamin Shoppe survey say they have three balanced meals every day of the week, while most people only average three square meals a day four days a week.
New Bedford Mayor Wants Loiterers to Scurry
On just about any given day, folks visiting the downtown district may see a group of people gathered outside the Main Library or City Hall on Pleasant Street. Now City Hall is making a push to move that crowd elsewhere, by asking those who provide free meals and shelter to relocate...