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The Community Preservation Act allows communities to impose a surcharge on property taxes that funds projects involving open spaces, parks and recreation; historic preservation; and affordable housing.
Fort Taber, Brooklawn Park, Buttonwood Park, Hazelwood Park, Riverside Park, the Poor Farm Area, Clasky Common Park, Ashley Park, Ben Rose Field and Industrial Park will be targeted between 2 a.m. and sunrise, weather permitting.
A new study has ranked New Bedford as one of the top five worst cities in the country for first-time homebuyers.
The New Bedford Area's unemployment rate notched up to 8.9 percent in July, up from 8.3 percent the previous month but well below the 11.2 percent rate from July of last year.
Yoga instructor Jessica Webb conducts a Yoga at Cushman Park session in Fairhaven.
My daughter and I had never heard of him but mom is 92 and her mind has become like a kaleidoscope of the last nine decades, randomly clicking memories into focus that become her current reality.
The state Department of Fish and Game is sending representatives to New Bedford and Gloucester this week to help commercial groundfishing permit holders fill out the forms necessary for receiving a share of the $6.3 million in fisheries disaster aid approved by Congress earlier this year.
Priscilla B. Dean, 80, of New Bedford, daughter of the late Jose B. and Maria Senna, died August 17, 2014 after a long battle with Asthma, Emphysema, Bronchitis, COPD and Osteoporosis.
Kathryn Tighe was already drawn to the idea of working with immigrants. But it was her experience during a year in New Bedford - where she heard stories like that of a woman who arrived after her husband was killed in El Salvador - that set her on a path to study immigration law.
Police went to the Temptation Gentlemen's Club located on Popes Island around 3:05 a.m. There, they arrested Steven Cavalcanti, a doorman and bouncer at the club.
Around 1:50 a.m., police responded to shots fired at the bar located at 289 Acushnet Ave, police said.
Celeste M. De Frias, 81, of New Bedford, died peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Friday, August 15, 2014, after a period of declining health.
New Bedford Police responded to the sound of gunshots near Weld Square in New Bedford at approximately two Sunday morning.
The New Bedford Police Department and State Police Detectives are investigating the incident.
September 2010: Cosentino writes letter to SRTA board saying he is being targeted because he has questions about George's federal compliance.
A master plasterer and bricklayer with more than 40 years of experience, his efforts refurbishing the plasterwork helped restore the theater's grandeur during its 1983 rehabilitation.
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Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 02:07 am
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