UPDATE: Route 18 Closure Next TUESDAY Night
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division District 5 announced that it will be temporarily closing Route 18 in New Bedford overnight on April 18, 2017, at 9:00 p.m., between Coggeshall Street and Union Street, including Exit 15 on I-195, to allow for painting of the Wamsutta Ra…
Who is Shirley? [PHOTO]
It's a theft with a happy ending! A woman named Shirley stole hydrangeas from Lauren Houle's yard so she could paint them for a class. She returned the flowers, but in the form of a beautiful painting. Lauren wants to find Shirley. Clearly she's happy with the transformation:
Shirley, …
OSHA Fines Bridge Painters
A New Jersey-based company subcontracted to paint the Braga Bridge is facing thousands of dollars in fines from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for allegedly using lead based paint.
Sagamore lane restrictions
Travel lane restrictions began Tuesday on the Sagamore Bridge.
Army Corps of Engineers spokesman Tim Dugan says that one lane in each direction will be closed daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wide loads will not be permitted to cross the bridge during while the lane restrictions are in effect and Sta…