New Bedford Facing Plow Driver Shortage With Winter Coming

The City of New Bedford says an anticipated snow plow driver shortage will make compliance with snow parking emergencies more ...

The City of New Bedford says an anticipated snow plow driver shortage will make compliance with snow parking emergencies more ...

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3 Hospitalized In Fiery Cape Cod Car Crash

FALMOUTH, MA — Three people were hospitalized after a multi-car accident on Route 28 Wednesday when one ... One was ...

FALMOUTH, MA — Three people were hospitalized after a multi-car accident on Route 28 Wednesday when one ... One was ...

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Car gets stuck in sinkhole in Brooklyn

NEW YORK -- A car got stuck in a sinkhole in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, on Friday. CBS New York's Dan Rice reports someone ...

NEW YORK -- A car got stuck in a sinkhole in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, on Friday. CBS New York's Dan Rice reports someone ...

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New Bedford man sentenced for his role in fatal crash that killed Assonet woman

According to Bristol County District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III, Christopher Noguera was convicted on Wednesday in New ...

According to Bristol County District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III, Christopher Noguera was convicted on Wednesday in New ...

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New Bedford man arrested for alleged role in gunfight

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — The New Bedford Police Department said Tuesday that a man was arrested in connection to a ...

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — The New Bedford Police Department said Tuesday that a man was arrested in connection to a ...

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New Bedford man ‘slammed’ into Assonet woman with truck, killing her, DA says

A New Bedford man was sentenced to two years in prison after the ... ending up in the breakdown lane where Swartzendruber was ...

A New Bedford man was sentenced to two years in prison after the ... ending up in the breakdown lane where Swartzendruber was ...

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Second arrest made in connection to New Bedford shootout

New Bedford police shared this photo of the handgun they seized in connection to a Sept. 6, shooting.NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — The New Bedford Police Department announced a second arrest was made in ...

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New Bedford Market Basket Offers a New Goose to This Old Gander

The New Bedford Market Basket offered up something never before seen to many: a goose gourd. What is a goose gourd? Well, ...

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2 charged in shootout near New Bedford housing development

Police have arrested two men in connection with a shootout near a New Bedford housing development earlier this month.

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Fewer lanes for cars and newfangled lanes for bikes are part of Oberlin Road overhaul

The good news? More space for pedestrians and cyclists near the Village District. Not as good? The lanes for cars will go ...

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These batteries are a rapidly emerging fire hazard. Here's what New Bedford is doing.

While the batteries — found in everything from cellphones to motorized bikes, electric cars and portable chargers — aren't anything new, professionals attending a demonstration in New Bedford ...

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Help! The Police Seized My Rental Car and Avis Won’t Refund Me

A traveler was visiting family when police impounded her vehicle, saying it had been reported stolen. Why wouldn’t Avis give ...

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New Bedford at-large City Council candidates state their platforms

NEW BEDFORD — There are numerous New Bedford residents throwing their hats into the upcoming 2023 municipal election. The ...

NEW BEDFORD — There are numerous New Bedford residents throwing their hats into the upcoming 2023 municipal election. The ...

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VIDEO: Engine 235 Honors 'The Monroe Six'

On September 11, 2001, Engine 235, Battalion 57, a firehouse on Nostrand Avenue and Monroe Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, suffered the loss of six firemen during the rescue efforts at The World ...

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New Bedford

A Massachusetts library is celebrating the return of a book more than a century after it was last checked out. California Attorney General Rob Bonta has sued an anti-abortion group and a chain of ...

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Fire damages New Bedford apartments, business

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — An investigation is underway into what sparked a fire in a New Bedford apartment building Friday morning. Firefighters rushed to County Street around 7 a.m. and found ...

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New Bedford interpreters to bring fire safety education to diverse population

The City of New Bedford will start using interpreters to educate the non-English-speaking community about fire safety.

The City of New Bedford will start using interpreters to educate the non-English-speaking community about fire safety.

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Eyebrow enhancement too close to tattooing in New Bedford - literally

NEW BEDFORD — For about three years Shianne Costa has commuted to Stoneham to provide micropigmentation — which is a cosmetic enhancement of the eyebrows. The state-licensed esthetician ...

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New Bedford election: New Bedford mayoral candidates state their platforms

NEW BEDFORD — Six candidates are vying for the New Bedford mayoral seat: incumbent Mayor Jon Mitchell , and challengers Nathan J. Almeida, Ryan Duarte, Michael Janson, Xavier R. Cardona, Richard Tyson ...

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New Bedford seeks to use vacant properties to address housing crisis

Providence’s historic and controversial Christopher Columbus statue, which has been sitting in storage for nearly three years, is officially in its new home. Providence’s historic and ...

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New Bedford Public Schools

New Bedford Public Schools contains 25 schools and 12,565 students. The district’s minority enrollment is 60%. The student body at the schools served by New Bedford Public Schools is 38.2% White ...

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PHOTOS: K-9's receive their official badges in Bedford County

The four-legged law enforcement personnel of Bedford County have been awarded their official badges. The Bedford County ...

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Southcoast Hospitals-Fall River, New Bedford and Wareham

Scores are based on surveys taken from this hospital’s inpatients after they were discharged inquiring about different aspects of their stay. The scores are not used in the Best Hospitals rankings.

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