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Dartmouth Responds To New Bedford On Opioid Crisis
Dartmouth Select Board Chairman Shawn McDonald says we need new tactics to win the war on drugs.
At Monday's meeting, the board discussed a recent letter sent by New Bedford's City Council regarding the surrounding area's resources for drug treatment...
Superintendent: Hay-Mac Teachers “Won’t Lose Their Position”
With the Hayden-McFadden school's new turnaround plan coming together, New Bedford Superintendent Pia Durkin says no one will lose their job during the re-application process, except for performance reasons.
On Wednesday, the School Committee discussed a number of recommendations to bring the low-per…
Local Group Speaks Against Acushnet LNG Facility
The proposed LNG expansion facility in Acushnet didn't gain much support from residents after Monday's Board of Selectmen meeting.
Roger Cabral of South Coast Neighbors United presented their case against the facility in front of a large crowd at the Council on Aging Center...
Telethon Raises $1 Million
WBSM and FUN107 were honored to be a part of a historic media event Saturday night that touched the hearts of thousands of area children. WPRI 12's 40th Annual Meeting Street and Schwartz Center Telethon that took place in two locations - Providence and Dartmouth...
New Bedford To Put Emphasis On Student Support
Although state officials were happy with New Bedford Schools' progress, they say there's still work to do with student support.
At Monday's School Committee meeting, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education presented a report on New Bedford's Accelerated Improvement Pl…
Candle-Light Vigil Held For Shooting Victim Aaron Gant
Community members gathered at New Bedford's Monte Park on Wednesday night to hold a candle-light vigil for 24 year-old shooting victim, Aaron Gant Jr.
Various community leaders spoke about coming together to ending violence in the area, and helping the youth improve their lives...

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