Monthly Archives: January 2017

State Of Business Address In Fall River

Donna Motta January 31, 2017 Comments Off on State Of Business Address In Fall River

The Seventh Annual State of Business address by the Bristol County Chamber of Commerce (formerly know as the Fall River Chamber of Commerce & Industry) was held today at McGovern’s Restaurant. Keynote speaker Chamber

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Snow Forecast In Greater Fall River

Donna Motta January 31, 2017 Comments Off on Snow Forecast In Greater Fall River

Fall River residents should get ready for snowfall. Although there is not a parking ban in effect in the city as of yet, weather forecasters are predicting snow to start in the early afternoon

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Latest Hot Jobs List

Donna Motta January 31, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Hot Jobs List

Here are the latest hot jobs list from the Fall River Career Center. For more information about these, or any other jobs. please call the center at (508) 730-5000. HotJobs – 01-30-2017(1)

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Marketing Campaign For Fall River To Be Unveiled

Donna Motta January 27, 2017 Comments Off on Marketing Campaign For Fall River To Be Unveiled

Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia is all set to unveil his “Make it Here” campaign next week. Even though the mayor has not had much support from city councilors to finance the project, he

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Local Unemployment Figure Update

Donna Motta January 27, 2017 Comments Off on Local Unemployment Figure Update

It appears the unemployment rate has gone down almost three percentage points from a year ago here in Fall River. According to the State Department of Labor and Workforce Development statistics, Fall River’s unemployment

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FRCMedia News- January 26, 2017

Keith Thibault January 26, 2017 Comments Off on FRCMedia News- January 26, 2017

This week’s FRCMedia News telecast¬†features an interview with BCC’s incoming president and an update on the King Phillip Mill complex

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Phone Chat Details With incoming BCC President

Donna Motta January 26, 2017 Comments Off on Phone Chat Details With incoming BCC President

The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education recently approved the appointment of Dr. Laura Douglas to serve at the next president of Bristol Community College. FRC Media News Host Keith Thibault interviewed Dr. Douglas via

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Local Chamber of Commerce Announces Name Change

Keith Thibault January 25, 2017 Comments Off on Local Chamber of Commerce Announces Name Change

The Board of Directors of the Fall River Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc today voted to change the name of the organization to the Bristol County Chamber of Commerce, Inc. The name

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State Legislature Is Working On Marijuana Legislation

Donna Motta January 24, 2017 Comments Off on State Legislature Is Working On Marijuana Legislation

Massachusetts Senator Mike Rodrigues says the legislature is scrambling to draw up rules and regulations regarding the fact that marijuana is now legalized for recreational purposes in the Bay State. The new law went

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Fall River Police Investigate Home Invasion

Donna Motta January 24, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Police Investigate Home Invasion

Fall River police continue to investigate a report of a home invasion Sunday night that involved a A 71 year old Niagara neighborhood woman. The resident lives on Congress Street. According to Police Lt.

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