I was born in New Bedford in 1993 and am a graduate from Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech. I currently live in New Bedford and study political science and criminal justice at UMass Dartmouth. I am one of our WBSM newsroom reporters, gathering the news around town and reporting it to you. I have a strong passion for finding out the facts and learning new things. When I’m not covering the news, I love following sports. I’m an avid Red Sox and Bruins fan and always enjoy talking sports.
New Bedford Regional Airport Plans Up in the Air
NEW BEDFORD — The City Council's Special Committee on the Airport received their first update from New Bedford Regional Airport officials in over two years Monday evening during a meeting at City Hall.
Crayola Wants Your Help Naming A New Crayon
Crayola is about to introduce a new blue crayon, but wants the fans to name it.
Massachusetts Town Receives Free Amazon Prime Memberships
Residents of Manchester-by-the-Sea will receive a free Amazon Prime membership as a "thank you" for lending their tiny Essex County town's name to the blockbuster film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Council Prepares for Forfeiture of ‘Codfather’s’ Fishing Licenses
NEW BEDFORD — As part of his plea deal with federal authorities, it's expected the "Codfather," as he's known, will forfeit his fishing licenses and they will be auctioned off throughout the region.
Hugh Dunn-it: Dunn wins Ward 3 Council Seat
NEW BEDFORD — In the midst of low voter turnout, Ward 3 residents elected Hugh Dunn to fill the vacant city council seat during Tuesday's special election.
City Honors Those Lost During WWII Rehearsal Exercise Tiger at Fort Taber Memorial
NEW BEDFORD — Dozens of people gathered around the memorial M4 Sherman tank at Fort Taber Military Park Sunday to pay their respects to servicemen lost over 70 years ago off Slapton Sands in Devon, England.
City, State Officials Celebrate Opening of CoveWalk Waterfront Path
NEW BEDFORD - Mayor Jon Mitchell and local elected officials were joined by Governor Charlie Baker and Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack Wednesday for the official opening of the city's newest south end waterfront path, the CoveWalk.
Local Officials Take Differing Platforms on Proposed Changes to South Coast Rail
DARTMOUTH - Over 50 local elected officials and residents attended an informational meeting on proposed changes to the South Coast Rail project at UMass Law at Dartmouth Thursday evening.
City Council Refers Loan Request for Environmental Cleanup to Committee for Further Review
NEW BEDFORD - The City Council voted to send a loan request of $6,499,000 by Mayor Jon Mitchell for environmental cleanup projects to the Committee on Finance during Thursday's meeting for further discussion.
Close Race for Dartmouth School Committee, Full Town Election Results
DARTMOUTH - The race for two seats on the School Committee came down to the wire as results rolled into Town Hall Tuesday evening, with one incumbent took the top spot while the other was defeated by newcomer Kathleen Amaral.