Columnist Jack Spillane laments the pandemic deaths of so many of New Bedford’s retired apparel workers.
June 15, 2021
An analysis of death certificates reveals an occupational group hard-hit by COVID-19.
June 7, 2021
Home prices in New Bedford are surging as supply remains low — and local buyers are finding it hard to compete. Real estate agents explain the forces at work.
June 14, 2021
June 14, 2021
Death certificates obtained by The New Bedford Light show the elderly and younger Black and Hispanic residents have borne the heaviest burden. Overall, the number of people who died in New Bedford increased 15 percent last year over averages of the last decade. Coronavirus became the leading cause of death in the city in 2020.
June 4, 2021
Two local families are still coping with lingering ailments and uncertainty months after initial infections.
June 8, 2021
A few of these essential community gathering places are slowly reopening. But others remain shuttered. Will the dancing, the music, the weddings and general celebration return?
June 9, 2021
June 7, 2021
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