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Michael Silvia

Served 20 years in the United States Air Force. Owner of New Bedford Guide.

REPORT: Opioid overdose deaths more likely among Massachusetts residents injured at work

Workers in construction and other physically demanding industries disproportionately impacted. “BOSTON (May 23, 2024) – Working-age Massachusetts residents who died between 2011 and 2020 were 35 percent more likely to have died of an opioid-related overdose if they had previously been injured at work, according to a new report released …

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New Bedford School Committee seeks ideas for naming new south end school, deadline extended

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“NOTICE: We want your input to name our new school! The New Bedford School Committee is accepting suggestions and ideas from New Bedford residents for naming the new elementary school to replace and combine the Congdon and DeValles Elementary Schools. Deadline: June 3 , 2024. Send to: nbps_financeops@newbedfordschools.org.”-New Bedford Public …

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New Bedford Police Officer visits Nativity Prep. School to share his journey from C.O. to police officer

“🚨👮‍♂️ Community Policing at its Finest! 👮‍♂️🚨 Wednesday, Ofc. Sequeira stopped by the Nativity Preparatory School New Bedford to visit with the students and share his journey, starting as a correctional officer to serving as a respected police officer. We hope that after hearing Ofc. Sequeira’s background and love for …

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