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New Bedford Man Arraigned In Break-In Case That Ended In a Car Crash

A New Bedford man pleads not guilty in Falmouth District Court to charges connected to an alleged break-in last year.

According to the Standard Times, 36-year-old Sage Vandersluis was arraigned on charges of breaking and entering in the daytime for a felony, larceny, possession of a burglary tool, and destruction of property. He was ordered held on $5,000 bail.

Police allege Vandersluis broke into a home in Pocas

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Niche Manufacturing Photo
Niche Manufacturing Photo

Former Niche Manufacturing Employees To Receive Compensation

A two year fight for compensation for workers not rehired by Niche Manufacturing in New Bedford is now over.

The industrial sewing company laid off more than 150 workers in 2012 when government contracts ran out,  but did not give them advanced notice, a violation of federal law

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Credit: New Bedford Police
Credit: New Bedford Police

Two Arrested For New Bedford Purse Snatching

New Bedford Police have arrested two women in connection with a Tuesday afternoon purse snatching.

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Credit: City On A Hill
Credit: City On A Hill

City On A Hill Moves To New, Permanent Location

Students at the City on a Hill Charter School in New Bedford began classes Tuesday at the school's new home.

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Man With Gun Reported Near New Bedford School

New Bedford Police had their guns drawn this morning after receiving reports of a man with a firearm near Holy Family Holy Name School in the West End.

The call came in around 7:30am Tuesday morning, with reports indicating a man had fired a rifle near the school

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Vietnam Veterans at New Bedford Memorial Day Parade (Jon Faria/ TSM)
Vietnam Veterans at New Bedford Memorial Day Parade (Jon Faria/ TSM)

Memorial Day Ceremony Held At Clasky Common Park

Following Monday's New Bedford Memorial Day parade, South Coast veterans gathered at Clasky Common Park to honor their fallen comrades.

The city held a dedication ceremony at the war memorial, as names of veterans who died in the past year were read

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Vietnam Vets Honored As Part Of City’s Memorial Day Weekend Services

Local Vietnam veterans were remembered outside New Bedford City Hall Sunday afternoon as part of the city's Memorial Day Weekend services.

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Part of the "Nautical Nuances" exhibit at the State Pier terminal. (Jon Faria/TSM)
Part of the "Nautical Nuances" exhibit at the State Pier terminal. (Jon Faria/TSM)

Art Hits New Bedford’s Waterfront

You might want to look twice at the jumble of vines near New Bedford's State Pier terminal.

The giant squid made out of invasive plant life is all a part of the Seaport Artwalk project opened Saturday evening on the downtown waterfront

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Youth Rub Shoulder Pads With Former Patriots Stars

New Bedford area youth played a few football scrimmage games with some pros Friday.

The New England Patriots Alumni Club brought former Patriots players to New Bedford's Andrae Mccoy Stadium, teaching kids about football and providing them with valuable life lessons as well.

Hall of Fame linebacker Steve Nelson says a lot can be l

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Nomination Papers Available In New Bedford

New Bedford will be holding municipal elections November 3 and, as of Friday, nomination papers were available for those who wish to run for Mayor, City Council, School Committee or Assessor.

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