Why a climate plan matters

By Steven Froias For the New Bedford Ocean Cluster On January 6, 2021 the City of New Bedford formally launched NB Resilient and concurrently released its climate action plan.  Obviously, events happening in the nation’s capital that day overshadowed most if not all other news. But, the importance of this effort needs to be rescued […]

Moby-Dick Marathon Moves Online Jan 8-10, 2021

“As for me, I am tormented with an everlasting itch for things remote…” Ishmael, Moby-Dick NEW BEDFORD, MA – The best known literary event centered on Herman Melville’s iconic American novel Moby-Dick is moving online in 2021. The New Bedford Whaling Museum’s annual Moby-Dick Marathon attracts thousands of people of all ages from around the world, who share […]