New Bedford

Sketch of planned New Bedford casino (KG Urban Enterprises)

New Bedford Casino Plan Scrapped, Officials Mull Future

State gambling regulators are weighing what to do next now that developers of a proposed New Bedford casino abruptly dropped out of the competition.

07/23/2015

Sketch of planned New Bedford casino (KG Urban Enterprises)

New Bedford Developer Drops Out Of Casino Competition

The developers of a planned Foxwoods casino for the New Bedford waterfront are backing out of the competition for the state’s final resort casino license.

07/22/2015

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Police: Suspect Arrested For Stealing From Subway Tip Jar

Police say a New Bedford man is in custody after he was accused of stealing money from a tip jar at a southeastern Massachusetts Subway restaurant.

07/09/2015

New slot machines at Plainridge Park Casino (Photo credit Doug Cope/WBZ NewsRadio)

What’s Next For Casinos In Massachusetts?

The casino gambling industry is off and running with the recent opening of the Plainridge Park Casino in southeastern Massachusetts.

07/05/2015

Lightning in New Bedford, July 1, 2015. (Photo credit David Curran-SatelliteNewsService.com)

Tornado Warning On Cape Ends With Flooding

Part of Cape Cod was under a tornado warning Wednesday morning, but there have been no reports of a twister actually touching down.

07/01/2015

Shrimp Mocambique at Tia Maria's European Cafe (Image: Phantom Gourmet)

Phantom Gourmet: Tia Maria’s European Cafe In New Bedford

Located along the cobblestone streets of historic downtown New Bedford is a place named Tia Maria’s European Cafe. It’s a spot where a bubbly young woman is living her dream.

06/24/2015

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New Bedford Voters To Decide On $650M Casino Proposal

New Bedford residents are steadily turning out to vote on a proposed $650 million resort casino for the city’s waterfront.

06/23/2015

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Where Could PawSox Land If Providence Falls Through?

Some Mass. cities have expressed interest in luring the AAA affiliate.

06/14/2015

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Police Investigating After 8 Students Appear On Hit List

Authorities say three students at a New Bedford vocational-technical high school are temporarily banned after they were accused of creating a hit list.

06/08/2015

Buzzards Bay from New Bedford (WBZ-TV)

Sailing Planned On Buzzards Bay If Boston Gets 2024 Olympics

The historic whaling city of New Bedford would host the Olympic sailing competition on Buzzards Bay if Boston is chosen for the 2024 Summer Games.

06/04/2015

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