New Bedford Marks 100th Anniversary of “Whaleman”
Descendants of Congressman William Crapo and sculptor Bela Pratt represented their ancestors well as the 100th anniversary of the iconic "Whaleman Statue" was observed.
On June 20, 1913, the statue was unveiled to the public for the first time, after being commissioned by Crapo for …
Hurricane Barrier Anniversary
Elected officials from New Bedford and Fairhaven and the Army Corps of Engineers joined in a celebration Thursday of the 50th anniversary of the start of construction of the New Bedford-Fairhaven Hurricane Barrier.