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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

NYC Fresh Air Fund Children Arrive In New Bedford

Nearly 60 children have made the annual pilgrimage from New York City to New Bedford to spend a few weeks with their "second" families. Families from all over Greater New Bedford picked up their assigned Fresh Air Fund children at Buttonwood Park Zoo Monday, and are anxious to begin spending time with each other

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Man Claims He Was Shot In The North End

New Bedford Police responded to St. Luke's Hospital around 1:30 a.m. Sunday regarding a gunshot victim.

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Man Hospitalized With Multiple Stab Wounds

New Bedford Police are investigating after a man was stabbed Saturday afternoon.

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TSM | TC

Downtown New Bedford’s 24th Annual 50′s Night Returns This July

If you're from the Greater New Bedford Area you've probably been to a few of Joe Jesus' popular 50's Night  held each July in Downtown, New Bedford.  This is the 24th year that good ol' Joe is holding the event and like every year before it, it promises to be the biggest one yet. "It just keeps growing every single year!"   This year's event will be Thursday, July 16th with festivities started at 5pm.

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Parking and Directions for Sun of a Beach Festival

One of the toughest things about going somewhere is figuring out where to park. Do you have to leave an hour early to find parking, are you going to get a ticket -or worse- towed?  Am I going to have to park a mile away and walk?!  We know what it's like so we've done our best to make it easy for everyone. Here are the details on parking for the Sun of a Beach Festival next weekend.

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

New Bedford Organizations Making Seniors Aware of Benefits

New Bedford's Council On Aging and Coastline Elderly Services are teaming up to deliver financial benefits to local seniors.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that only 2 out of every 5 seniors that are eligible for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits are enrolled in the program

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Photo By Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Photo By Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via Getty Images

Funds Dug Up For Future City Dog Park

Man's best friend may soon have a new favorite hangout within the city of New Bedford.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Steelworkers Stand United In Call For Action

Members of United Steelworkers Local 1357 marched on a New Bedford plant for the second time in as many weeks Thursday afternoon, demanding a fair contract.

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Mass. State House / Getty Images
Mass. State House / Getty Images

House And Senate Approve $38 Billion Spending Plan

(Associated Press) - Massachusetts lawmakers have given final approval to a compromise $38.1 billion budget and sent it along to Gov. Charlie Baker for his signature.

The spending plan includes measures aimed at strengthening management of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority and requiring lawmakers to sign off before public money could be spent on a potential 2024 Olympics in Boston

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Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Where in New Bedford Are You Being Watched?

Surveillance cameras will soon be installed at New Bedford's Harrington Park.

New Bedford residents and visitors are under surveillance at other public places as well.

Speaking on his weekly radio program, Mayor Jon Mitchell says there are cameras place

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