The tribal chairwoman of Aquinnah says a possibility of a New Bedford casino still exists now that the U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to hear a challenge to a lower court ruling allowing them to operate a gaming facility on Martha's Vineyard.
MariMed, Inc. announced Tuesday it has purchased the space needed to build a full service, state-of-the-art medical marijuana cultivation and production facility in the Industrial Park, and the former Aerovox location.
When it comes to the liquified natural gas pipeline and storage facility that was proposed for Acushnet, it was always far from a home run.
Many residents opposed the project, spearheaded by Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC. But it was when the funding mechanism fell through that was the second strike, and in this case, two strikes led to an out...
NEW BEDFORD - A new fitness center at New Bedford High School has been completed.
The new center can accommodate up to 70 students at a time, whereas the previous fitness center could barely host twelve people working out.
Thomas Tarpey, Director of Physical Education, Health and Athletics with New Bedford Public Schools says the new center is "probably one of the best high school facilities
After being appointed by the Acushnet Board of Selectmen on March 14, the Acushnet Citizens Advisory Committee on LNG presented its final report to selectmen and residents at the Council on Aging Wednesday evening.
Two New Bedford City Councilors filed a motion to discuss the medical marijuana dispensary industry and its possible role in the city during Thursday's meeting, suggesting it can boost the local economy while also driving down opioid addiction.