Thomas Anderson, the man in charge of New Bedford Public Schools, is beginning his second full year as Superintendent. Anderson visits with WBSM's Jim Phillips this week and will offer his thoughts on academic achievement in New Bedford, progress at New Bedford High School, the challenges at the Middle Schools, school safety, and much more.  If you have children in the public school system, this interview is one you should make time to hear.

Townsquare Sunday is a weekly public affairs program highlighting individuals and community groups that are working to improve the quality of life here on the Southcoast.  The program airs every Sunday morning at 6 am on 1420 WBSM. If you miss the broadcast, interviews can be accessed on, the WBSM App, the WBSM Facebook page, and on YouTube at WBSM-TV.

If you have a public event, festival, or neighborhood activity you want to publicize, submit your information here. You can also send an e-mail to Jim Phillips at This program can also be heard by downloading the WBSM app.

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