Beercation New Bedford

By SHONNA RYAN The world seems to have gone crazy for the craft beer scene.  New microbreweries, brew pubs, and beer festivals seem to be popping up every year.  Even home brewing has grown tremendously in popularity. For those not into the scene, it can come across as a lot of snobbery about hops steeped […]

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Reimagining New Bedford’s North End

By STEVEN FROIAS When does an event become something more? Something unexpected and profound? When you find yourself totally reimagining an entire part of the City of New Bedford. And that’s about to happen from Saturday, Sept. 15 through Friday, Sept. 21. When the idea for the Love The Ave & North End Restaurant Week was […]

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Restaurant Week Featured Restaurants

  The LOVE THE AVE & NORTH END RESTAURANT WEEK happens from Saturday, Sept. 15 through Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 – an opportunity to patronize the delicious small businesses north of Coggeshall Street that lend flavor to the city. No reservations are required. Simply pick your restaurant(s), pull up a chair, grab a fork and […]

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A bit of Santa Rosa de Copán on New Bedford’s Acushnet Avenue

  Here’s a story right out of a Nicholas Sparks novel. New Bedford native Jeffrey Pelletier was a volunteer worker in Honduras years ago. Unfortunately, Jeff’s desire to help ran a bit of ahead of his proficiency speaking Spanish. Therefore, within an hour of starting work at the relief organization, a supervisor paired him with […]

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