world war ii

Holocaust Survivor Visits BCC
Seventy years after thousands of Jews were liberated from the Auschwitz death camp, one survivor came to Bristol Community College to talk about the experience.
90 year old Esther Bauer spoke in front of a packed auditorium about her experiences as a young Jewish girl in Nazi occupied Germany, and th…
Robert Jacobvitz Lecture Honors WW II Hero
It's a personal honor to be a part of radio broadcasts that enlighten and inspire listeners. Such is the case with Robert Jacobvitz, who while here on the SouthCoast, gave residents and students an insight into who Aristides de Sousa Mendes was and what he did to receive world recognition for h…
City Honors the Fallen in Memorial Day Ceremony
World War II veteran and New Bedford resident Eddie McLane was the keynote speaker at Monday's Memorial Day ceremony at Clasky Common park. The 91-year-old talked about how he entered Normandy by glider ahead of the D-Day invasion. He recalled the harrowing experience ...
New Bedford Holds Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony
Religious leaders, public officials and residents came together Sunday night to remember the more than six million victims of the Holocaust. This year's ceremony, however, also honored the willingness of the Philippines to take in escaped European Jews at a time when many countries were shuttin…
City Hall Flag Plaza Dedicated To WW II Vet Joe Theodore
City Hall's Flag Plaza was dedicated to the late Joe Theodore Monday night by Mayor Jon Mitchell and members of the City Council.
Joe Theodore's spent much of his adult life promoting respect for the Stars and Stripes.  To honor that work, a plaque was placed at the base of t…

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