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A Legacy of Women in New Bedford

Over the past few years, feature stories in the local press have identified a remarkable aspect of commercial life in downtown New Bedford, and actually throughout the city. A big percentage of small—and some not so small—businesses are the result of an amazing concentration of women entrepreneurs.


The New Bedford Ocean Cluster will “Act Local”

10.6.2021 By Steven Froias / Contributing Writer NEW BEDFORD, MA -There are certain periods of time that you can look back upon and recognize as …


City of New Bedford to Host ARPA Funding Public Meetings

9.17.2021 Staff Contribution We hope you’re well and already into a new groove with the fall weather fast approaching. We wanted to be sure that …



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