WBSM’s Jack Peterson Passes Away
One of the most recognizable voices in local radio has been silenced.
WBSM's Jack Peterson passed away Tuesday evening at Hathaway Manor in New Bedford at the age of 70 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.
For over 50 years, Jack, whose real name was Joel Polonsky, broadcast throughout Massach…
Former State Rep., Activist Tom Lopes Passes Away
A long-time activist in the Cape Verdean community has passed away.
Tom Lopes died Wednesday at the age of 70, after battling a lengthy illness.
Lopes was a well-known New Bedford resident, having served as a two-term state representative from 1975 to 1978, and serving as the owner and operator of Cap…