A New Bedford man has been charged with the murder of a retired teacher earlier this month.
The man charged with torturing and beating a dog in Quincy is also wanted for robbing a church in New Bedford, police said Tuesday.
A man who was kicked out of the military for misconduct two years ago is facing explosives charges after allegedly igniting a pile of fireworks in Freetown.
Parishioners at a closed New Bedford Catholic church are protesting a decree by the local bishop that clears the way for a different use of the building.
Since 1849, the Palmer Island lighthouse has been a beacon for mariners entering and leaving New Bedford Harbor.
A scientific search party fanned out today along the Massachusetts coast looking for unwanted and potentially dangerous visitors.
New Bedford police are investigating two sexual assaults in the past week.
A memorial service was held Saturday for a newly married New Bedford native who was killed in a crash the day after his wedding.
The father of a young marine killed in Iraq says he’s heartbroken after someone stole a purple heart medal and special coin from his home.
Police say a man broke into the home and cut a steel pipe that fed natural gas to a water heater.