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Come to the City’s first Chowder Fest!

Come, participate in the First Annual New Bedford Seaport Chowder Festival By Kevin T. Pelland- Chairman, Downtown New Bedford, Inc. By now word has probably reached you about Downtown New Bedford, Inc.’s efforts to put together a first class annual chowder festival in the center of the city. This will be no ordinary event. It […]

Lang’s Plea Helps Keep NuTex Afloat

Textile firm’s bankruptcy protection extended By AARON NICODEMUS, Standard-Times staff writer Reprinted from the Standard-Times, September 12, 2006 NEW BEDFORD — A small textile company in the city’s South End has staved off a shutdown — at least until November — thanks to the intervention of the city and Mayor Scott W. Lang. Since 1982, […]

World Renown Design Firm Makes New Bedford Its Home

C. Raymond Hunt Associates, one of the most widely recognized and respected names in naval architecture, has located its Design Office in the historic district in downtown New Bedford. “We are delighted to be in New Bedford. The city has tremendous history and a wonderful future ahead, and we’re excited to be a part of […]

Subaru Shoots Commercial in New Bedford

International Commercial filmed in New Bedford Subaru Shoots Commercial in New Bedford We know we have a beautiful city, so it is gratifying when this fact is affirmed by multinational corporations. Film scouts for Subaru International recently contacted the City of New Bedford to request the use of our picturesque cobblestone streets and historic buildings […]

New York Times Highlights New Bedford as Tourist Destination

36 Hours in New Bedford, Mass. New York Times, May 26, 2006. Written By Paul Schneider A LOT of time and tide has come and gone since the days when New Bedford was, as Melville wrote in “Moby-Dick,” “the dearest place to live in, in all New England.” The whaling business that cobbled the historic […]

Business Park Featured in Bankers & Tradesman

Business Park Grows Into 21st Century Bankers & Tradesman, week of July 17, 2006 New Bedford Property Has Seen Considerable Changes Since Industrial Foundation’s Campaign Began in 1998. Despite approaching its 50th anniversary, the New Bedford Business Park displays more elements of the new millennium these days than of the old. “We don’t have any […]

AquaPoint, Using Tomorrow’s Technology Today

AquaPoint provides cost-effective wastewater solutions Business Bulletin; Vol 6, Issue 7, July 2006. NEW BEDFORD – Tucked amid much bigger buildings and businesses that dot the New Bedford Business Park, Aquapoint could very well be a giant in the future of wastewater treatment for residential, commercial, institutional and municipal markets. With the amount of development […]