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Senator Warren Says New Bedford Needs South Coast Rail

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren took a brief tour of the South Coast on Wednesday, visiting Fall River before stopping by the Groundwork small business space on Purchase Street in New Bedford.

City officials and local business owners were on hand to speak about current and future programs helping small businesses grow

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New Dartmouth Sub-Committees To Create Fresh Ideas

Dartmouth officals are hoping two new sub-committees can help the town stay out of financial trouble down the road. Although Dartmouth has enjoyed a comfortable financial situation in recent years, officials worry that might not last

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Is The Colonel Creepy? [POLL]

I'll be the first to admit it. When I first saw the "new" Colonel Sanders, played by Saturday Night Live impressionist Darrell Hammond, I was perplexed. My immediate reaction was, "That was weird. Creepy, even

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TSM/Chris Arsenault

WBSM Honors Hometown Hero

If you were asked to write down your definition of a hometown hero, how would you describe him or her?

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Water Leaks Costing Acushnet Residents

With water leaks still costing the town money, Acushnet officials say fixing the issues would mean lower rates for residents.

The town's Board of Selectmen reviewed this year's water report on Monday

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Neighbors Hope To See Changes From Fairhaven Business

Fairhaven residents with ongoing noise complaints near West Island are hoping to see changes soon.

On Monday, the Board of Selectmen held a hearing for Earl's Marina/Down the Hatch, where neighbors say live music plays too loud and too late at night

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Taylor Cormier/ TSM

Mayor Mitchell Fills 10,000th Pothole

On Wednesday afternoon, Mayor Jon Mitchell held a press conference on Worcester Street in the north end to fill the city's 10,000th pothole.

After commending the Department of Public Works for their efforts, Mitchell helped fill the milestone pothole

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Jon Faria/ TSM

Warm Sendoff For Samantha Johnson Before ‘America’s Got Talent’ Appearance

New Bedford pride was out in force at Friday's sendoff for Samantha Johnson at Pier 3 on the waterfront.

The New Bedford native is set to sing at New York City's Radio City Music Hall for the next round of 'America's Got Talent' on Tuesday

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Save Our Sidewalks: Fairhaven’s Controversial Sidewalk Project

Fairhaven's Rogers and Oxford schools aren't the only historic structures in danger according to some town residents.

A group spoke out against altering the red brick sidewalk surrounding Town Hall and th

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Two replica handguns./ Education Images/UIG via Getty Images

Andrade Seeks Buyback Program For Toy And Replica Guns

A community activist in New Bedford has asked community leaders to consider creating a toy and replica gun buyback program in the city.

During a recent interview on WBSM's Brian Thomas Show, John Andrade said many toy guns, starter pistols, and BB guns look like the real thing, and can lead to confrontations with police sometimes with tragic consequences

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