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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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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Moby Dick Marathon Celebrates 20 Years

Hundreds of people shipped off in search of a great white whale this weekend, but from the comfort of inside the New Bedford Whaling Museum.

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Photo - from Zeiterion.org
Photo - from Zeiterion.org

City Announces Inauguration Details

The City of New Bedford is inviting the public to attend the 2016 Inaugural Ceremony Monday, January 4, at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. 

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Whaling Museum Attends Feature Film Junket

Artifacts from the New Bedford Whaling Museum were brought down to New York City last weekend as part of a media junket for the upcoming Ron Howard film, "In The Heart of the Sea."

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Mayoral Candidates Discuss Top Issues At First Forum

With less than two weeks until Election Day, New Bedford's two mayoral candidates took part in their first forum together Tuesday night at the Whaling Museum presented by the Mayor's Youth Council.

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