June 29, 2014

New Bedford Standard-Times: Charles W. Morgan a symbol of New Bedford's past, present and future

June 29, 2014

The return of the Charles W. Morgan is a symbol of what's been accomplished in recent New Bedford history, as well as what's still in store.

"The city that lit the world will do it once again," said U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, making a rare appearance in the city for the homecoming of the Morgan. "But this time, when New Bedford lights the world, instead of whale oil, it will be with the lights from wind energy."

Warren was one of many officials at Saturday's welcoming ceremony for the Morgan's visit to her birthplace.


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