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Immigration forum panel (L toR : Frederick Watt, Timothy Paicopolos, and Helena DaSilva Hughes) | Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Immigration forum panel (L toR : Frederick Watt, Timothy Paicopolos, and Helena DaSilva Hughes) | Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Immigration Forum Focuses on Pathways to Citizenship

NEW BEDFORD — The Inter-Church Council of Greater New Bedford hosted a public forum to talk about immigration Thursday at the Whaling Museum. 

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Dan McCready/Townsquare Media
Dan McCready/Townsquare Media

Immigration Forum Thursday In New Bedford

Rev. David Lima describes the immigration debate in the U.S. as being like a tennis match played with a hand grenade. No one is listening to each other, and no progress is being made...

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Scrimshaw Weekend At Whaling Museum

NEW BEDFORD  (AP) -   Scrimshaw enthusiasts from around the nation and beyond are gathering at the New Bedford Whaling Museum this weekend...

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Portuguese Feast/Facebook

Tourism Up In New Bedford In 2016

It was a banner year for tourism in New Bedford in 2016. That's from Tourism Director Dagny Ashley.

Based on preliminary figures so far, she estimates tourism in 2016 rose 13% over the previous year, with most of the visitors coming from Massachusetts and other northeast states...

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Offshore Wind Companies Commit to Base Operations Out of New Bedford

Three offshore wind power companies have committed to using New Bedford as a base of operations as Massachusetts continues to push forward in the development of the industry.

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via google maps

Whaling Museum Turns 100

This year marks the 100th year the New Bedford Whaling Museum has been at the Bourne Building on Johnny Cake Hill.

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Hon. Armand Fernandes and Bruce Oliveira read the names of the Memorial Role | Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Hon. Armand Fernandes and Bruce Oliveira read the names of the Memorial Role | Greg Desrosiers/TSM

New Bedford Fishermen’s Memorial Service Honors City’s Fallen Commercial Sailors

Usually held on the city's Pier 3, the annual Fishermen's Memorial Service was moved to the Whaling Museum Monday due to weather but still drew a crowd of a few hundred that paid respect to the local fishermen lost at sea.

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Chief Cordeiro Calls on New Bedford Residents to Speak Up for a Safer City

Sometimes called "The Secret City," New Bedford has a reputation for a lot happening with little said. Newly sworn-in Police Chief Joseph Cordeiro is hoping to break that spirit, and replace it with a spirit of caring...

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Captain Joseph Cordeiro with City Councillor Ian Abreu - Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Captain Joseph Cordeiro with City Councillor Ian Abreu - Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Newly Appointed Chief, Deputy Chief to be Sworn In Thursday at New Bedford Whaling Museum

New Bedford's newly appointed Police Chief will be officially sworn in Thursday.

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photo from Arthur Motta
photo from Arthur Motta

Whaling Museum Assists Cape Verde With Museums

The New Bedford Whaling Museum is assisting the Ministry of Culture in Cape Verde with the opening of two museums honoring the contributions of Cape Verdeans to the whaling industry and American life...

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