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Naval Reserve Center Torn Down
The former Naval Reserve Center building at Fort Rodman in the South End will soon be no more. The 1970's-style structure is being demolished this week to make way for a new, $55 million expansion of the UMass Dartmouth School of Marine Science and Technology...
Museum Draws Crowd
Dozens of local veterans as well as members of the public paid a visit to the New Bedford Military Museum at Fort Taber Wednesday to celebrate Veterans Day.
Fort Rodman Hosts Pirates
Its a pirate invasion this weekend in New Bedford's South End.  The event runs through Sunday at the Fort Rodman - Fort Tabor complex.  Organizers say its similar to a renaissance fair featuring pirate encampments, displays, and activities for children...
Whale Rock
A caller to the Phil Paleologos Show caused a bit of a stir Wednesday morning after they reported seeing a stranded whale in the waters off Fort Rodman.
Continuing Projects
Mayor Jon Mitchell is looking to what the next fiscal year has in store for improvements in the city through the Capital Improvement Program. The plan was put into effect for Fiscal Year 2014, with the City bonding for $5.8 million which has funded projects that continue to be carried out like the face-lift of City Hall, the rehabilitation of Fort Rodman, and improvements at the Casa De Saudade Li
Museum Reopens
An insurance mix-up is to blame for the three-week closure of the Fort Taber/Fort Rodman Military Museum. Museum Vice President Bob Bromley says the building that houses the museum also houses the Low Tide Yacht Club, and both organizations have shared insurance policies for a number of years...
Beach Fun
A couple of clouds and some passing showers didn't keep SouthCoast residents from enjoying New Bedford's inaugural Sun of a Beach Festival at Fort Rodman this past Saturday. Residents enjoyed an afternoon filled with island music, cold brews, and plenty of food and fun...
Hunt for Ghosts at Fort Taber (AUDIO)
Have you ever watched those ghost-hunting reality TV shows and thought, "Hey, I'd like to try that?" Or maybe you're looking for a unique Father's Day gift, one that sure beats any necktie or "Kiss the Grill Chef" apron? Well, then have we got the Legend Trip for you...

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