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.
A 21-year-old Massachusetts man has died after he was punched in the head in a parking lot behind a Providence nightclub.
Gov. Deval Patrick is set to break the ground on a project whose manager says will be the first facility in the nation designed to support the construction, assembly and deployment of offshore wind projects.
A Massachusetts man has been sentenced in Vermont to nearly nine years in prison after being convicted of conspiring to distribute cocaine.
The FBI has concluded its search of a landfill near a Massachusetts college where the 19-year-old suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was a student.