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New Bedford Undergoing Mosquito Ground Spraying Tonight

New Bedford's parks will be the target of ground spraying by the Bristol County Mosquito Control Project.

The spraying will take place early Thursday morning, between 2am and sunrise at Buttonwood Park, Brooklawn Park, Fort Tabor, Hazelwood Park, Riverside Park, Clasky Park, Ashley Park and the Poor Farm area, weather permitting.

Residents in the vicinity of the targeted areas may wish to close thei

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Ten Arrested In New Bedford Street Drug Sting

Authorites arrest ten people in New Bedford this week in an attempt to target street level drug activity.

According to Detective Captain Steve Vicente, the arrests on Tuesday all involve the sale of either heroin or cocaine, and all are charged with distribution offenses

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Mitchell Skewers Council Over Budget Cuts

Mayor Jon Mitchell chastised the New Bedford City Council over cuts made to his proposed budget this week. The City Council slashed over $2.2 million, including $200,000 from the snow removal budget, and $1.1 million from th

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FaceBook/ Marion Fireworks

Southcoast’s 4th of July Fireworks Schedule

Is there really any other way to spend America's holiday than by watching fireworks with your family and friends, being thankful to live in the land of the free, home of the brave? 

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Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP
Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP

Voters Overwhelmingly Support Casino Proposal

New Bedford residents are betting on a waterfront casino to bring a surge into the city.

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Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP
Kostow Greenwood Architects LLP

New Bedford Decides: Casino Countdown

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) _ Residents on both sides of the debate over a proposed, $650 million Foxwoods resort casino for New Bedford's waterfront are steadily turning out to vote Tuesday.

Supporters s

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Ballot being cast at Buttonwood Park / Jim Phillips TSM
Ballot being cast at Buttonwood Park / Jim Phillips TSM

Turnout Steady For Casino Vote

New Bedford residents are steadily turning out to vote on a proposed $650 million resort casino for the city's waterfront.

Elections officials say turnout has been light to moderate Tuesday morning across the former whaling capital's polling places

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Credit: New Bedford Police
Credit: New Bedford Police

Robbers Try Again

New Bedford Police say they believe two men who tried to rob a business early Sunday morning returned and robbed that same business Tuesday morning.

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Hope Road | Photo Credit: Jennifer Daley
Hope Road | Photo Credit: Jennifer Daley

The 5 Bob Marley Tunes We Can’t Wait To Hear at Sun of a Beach

This year's Sun of a Beach Music Festival has two great bands whose music has surely stamped a time in your life.  For us, Bob Marley has been a huge part of our lives and wanted to make it a huge part of our summer, too, and that's why we're bri

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TSM

Casino Agreement Vote Is Tuesday

Voters in New Bedford will make a major decision on Tuesday; whether or not to accept the Host Community Agreement negotiated by the City of New Bedford, and casino developers KG Urban Enterprises

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