Michael Silvia

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

New Bedford detectives seize drugs and cash in north end apartment

On Friday evening at approximately 8:30pm members of the Organized Crime Intelligence Bureau executed a search warrant at a Mitchell Street apartment on the first floor. The investigation was conducted by Detectives Julio Martinez and Jonathan Lagoa. Detectives seized $3,175 in cash, 86 grams of cocaine, 80 Oxycodone tablets, as well …

Read More »

New Bedford Schools to Celebrate International Walk & Bike to School Day

On Wednesday, October 8, 2014, students at elementary schools throughout New Bedford including the Ellen R. Hathaway, Horatio Kempton, John A. Parker, Renaissance Community School for the Arts, Betsy B. Winslow Elementary Schools and Roosevelt Middle School among others, will celebrate  annual “International Walk/Bike to School Day (I-Walk).” The celebration …

Read More »

CRMC Dartmouth Bioenergy facility celebrates with ribbon cutting ceremony

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held today at the Crapo Hill Landfill in Dartmouth, Massachusetts to mark the entry into commercial operation of the CRMC Bioenergy Facility, an anaerobic digestion project developed by Massachusetts-based CommonWealth Resource Management Corporation (“CRMC”) in cooperation with the Greater New Bedford Regional Refuse Management District …

Read More »

Artist Spotlight: Stryker Jeff

Here’s New Bedford Guide’s first local artist spotlight! I had a chance to meet Stryker Jeff at his artist space at 101 Rodney French Blvd. during New Bedford Open Studios from October 4-5, 2014. Want to get featured? Send us an email to Stryker’s Facebook page:

Read More »

Help Wanted: Principal Clerk Typist

CITY OF NEW BEDFORD PRINCIPAL CLERK TYPIST $14.16hr – $20.90hr TREASURER’S OFFICE Assists the Tax Title Attorney and Treasurer in the daily operations of the Tax Title section of the Treasurer’s Department; handles all bankruptcy petitions working closely with the Treasurer and the Solicitors Office; ensures activities are performed in …

Read More »

2014 Working Waterfront Festival Contests results are in!

The 2014 Working Waterfront Festival (September 27 & 28) featured a variety of competitions throughout the weekend. Participants competed in whaleboat and survival suit races; a tug boat muster; net mending, splicing, link squeezing, and scallop shucking contest; and a Seafood Throwdown. Each event showcased a variety of industry skills, …

Read More »

City Celebrates the Official Opening of River’s End Park

  New Bedford Parks, Recreation & Beaches, the Department of Public Infrastructure and Mayor Jon Mitchell joined with members of the community to celebrate the addition of a beautiful new park located on River Road in New Bedford’s North End along the banks of the Acushnet River. “New Bedford is …

Read More »

Second Armed Kidnapping Suspect in Custody in Baltimore

Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter announced that the second of two suspects wanted in connection to last Tuesday night’s armed kidnapping has been apprehended in Baltimore, MD. Adynew Alves, 28, of Boston turned himself in to Baltimore Police late last night. He is charged in Maryland with being a …

Read More »

Gipsy Kings 25th Anniversary Tour comes to the Zeiterion

The Zeiterion Performing Arts Center is proud to host the 25th Anniversary celebration of the ever-popular, Grammy Award winning Gipsy Kings featuring Nicolas Reyes and Tonino Baliardo on Saturday, October 18 at 8PM. Beloved the world over, the Gipsy Kings captivate fans with their unique and irresistible blend of traditional …

Read More »
Translate »