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Julie Kantor | Posted 11.07.2014 | Impact
Julie Kantor

I invite you to use hashtag #ThankItForward to say Thanks a Million! to your mentor too. I encourage you to set a goal to mentor this year with workplace skills. To pay it forward.

Offshore Winds Soon to Power Cape Cod: Part 2

Stacy Clark | Posted 12.02.2014 | Green
Stacy Clark

Cape Wind Communications Director Mark Rodgers reflects on the leadership required to move the project from drawing board to construction. He explains how the un-calculated or "external" costs of polluting sources of energy have inspired communities to support renewable sources of power.

Guilty Plea Expected By Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect's Friend

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.21.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the dead...

Oil Spill Reported In New England Harbor

Posted 08.29.2013 | Green

Coast Guard officials are responding to a diesel spill in the New Bedford, Mass. harbor. A marine safety officer with the New Bedford Fire Departme...

New Bedford, MA: A Whale of a Good Time

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 06.24.2013 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

New Bedford was and is an epic city in every sense of the word -- something that cannot be said of many other prettier, more popular Coastal New England destinations -- and the very reason I love visiting.

Young Activist Creates Local Jobs While Promoting Sustainability

Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.01.2011 | Impact

This post is the last of our month-long series featuring Greatest Women of the Day, in recognition of Women's History Month. To nominate a Greatest W...

You Are the Key Puzzle Piece

Nathan Havey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nathan Havey

In order to create a cohesive vision of the future, we have to come together and connect the pieces to see the big picture.

Clam Boat Fisherman Blistered, Sickened After Crew Pulls Aboard Canisters Of Mustard Agent Off Long Island

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BOSTON — State and federal officials worked Tuesday to decontaminate a clam boat anchored in isolation off Massachusetts after it dredged up old...

Chad Wunschel, Substitute Teacher, Poisoned His Own Coffee, New Bedford Police Say

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — Police in New Bedford, Mass., say a substitute teacher who was taken to a hospital after drinking tainted iced coffee has admit...

Kristy Lee Roshia In Custody: Woman Threatened To 'Blow Away' Michelle Obama

AP | MARK NIESSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HONOLULU — A woman accused of telling the Secret Service she would "blow away" Michelle Obama was in federal custody Tuesday as the Obama family...

Joshua Linhares Killed Mother Duck: Driver Sentenced To 1 Year Probation

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — A driver who ran over and killed a mother duck walking her 12 ducklings across a Massachusetts mall parking lot has been se...