Fred Kalisz

Is NB A "Real City?"
This week Mayor Jon Mitchell declared New Bedford is a "real city," and challenged residents and the rest of the world to recognize that. In announcing plans to expand flight service to and from the New Bedford Regional Airport Mitchell said it will attract more visitors and businesses to the city and make New Bedford stand out as a major metropolitan area...
Townsquare Sunday: New Bedford Polish Festival 2017
The annual Polish Festival returns to New Bedford's North End on Father's Day weekend, sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish on North Front St. This week on Townsquare Sunday, former Mayor and current Register of Deeds Fred Kalisz, an OLPH parishioner, talks about the Festival's history, and what's on this year's agenda...
Former Mayor Fred Kalisz Back in New Role
A familiar face is back in public service. Former New Bedford Mayor Fred Kalisz, Jr. has been appointed as Southern Bristol County Register of Deeds. He will be stepping into the role previously filled by his longtime friend J. Mark Tre...
Jim Phillips Honored
For nearly an hour in New Bedford's City Council Chambers Tuesday night, city officials current and former reflected on the career of Jim Phillips, who retired from broadcasting last month after 45 years in the field. During the presentation, Phillips received accolades from councillors and past mayors, including Fred Kalisz, who painted Jim as fair journalist who asked the questions that mattered
Kalisz On Cianci
Former New Bedford Mayor Fred Kalisz is among those who are remember former Providence mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci following his death Thursday morning.
Kalisz On Depina
Donald Depina, a cab driver and former Veterans' Agent for the City of New Bedford, was shot and killed this weekend.