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Mayor Mitchell Sets Curfew for All City-Owned Property Due to EEE
New Bedford is now under a city-wide curfew four outdoor activities on city property because of concerns of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in the area.
Rider of Stolen Motorcycle Killed in Westport Crash
A crash between a truck and stolen motorcycle on Route 177 in Westport Saturday morning resulted in the death of the rider.
Floating Family Entertainment Coming to New Bedford’s East Beach This Summer
Altitude H20 Floating Water Park is officially opening at East Beach this summer. We (finally) have all the official details.
The Nation’s Largest Black Doll Collection Is Right in Our Backyard
When her home wasn't big enough for her ever-growing black doll collection, Deb Britt just opened up a museum for them instead.
Microadventuring Is the New Staycation, and You Can Do It Here
You may be experiencing severe FOMO looking at your friends' vacation photos but relax, the Microadventure is here to save you.
Hit the Fairways and Save Some Green with the 2019 VIP Golf Card
The 2019 VIP Golf Card is your pass to play one round of golf (with waived greens fees) on six of the SouthCoast's favorite courses.
Donate Baby Items to United Way of Greater New Bedford
New moms will be given these "Baby Bundles" to help get through the first stages of bringing baby home.
Honor a SouthCoast First Responder for Going Beyond the Call of Duty
Each month, WBSM will honor a local first responder for their work in the community, thanks to submissions from the people they help—you!
Araujo Bros in Acushnet Now Hiring Multiple Journeyman Plumbers [SPONSORED]
Araujo Bros. Plumbing & Heating in Acushnet is looking for licensed journeyman plumbers to join their team.
New Bedford Firefighters Will Run Half Marathon in Full Gear for Fallen Brother
New Bedford firefighters are running the upcoming New Bedford Half Marathon in full gear to raise money for a fund created in honor of a fallen brother.