The Incoming MBTA GM's Former Company May Face Bankruptcy
Global Power Equipment Group, the corporation run previously by Luis Ramirez, has had to sell off assets, lay off employees, and risks declaring bankruptcy as a result of erroneous financial statements it filed with federal regulators while Ramirez was CEO.
New Bedford Hurricane Barrier: Not An 'Impermeable Line Of Defense' Against Climate Change
New Bedford is home to the longest hurricane barrier on the East Coast, but city leaders know the wall can only hold back the sea for so long. The sea level is rising and storms will get more intense as a result of global warming.