New Bedford Light columnist Jack Spillane has been covering the closure of UMass Dartmouth’s CVPA Star Store campus for more than a year and he sat down with WBSM’s Jim Phillips on Townsquare Sunday to discuss his thoughts on the issue. Listen below:


The Light on Radio: Jack Spillane discusses New Bedford Police Sgt. Samuel Ortega’s history of complaints

New Bedford Light columnist Jack Spillane reacted to a 221-page report The Light obtained via public records requests on WBSM’s Townsquare Sunday with Jim Phillips. The report was written by an outside attorney who investigated complaints from three women last fall and concluded Sgt. Samuel Ortega violated the city’s anti-harassment policy on two allegations. They…