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Attleboro liquor board suspends two licenses

The city suspended the liquor licenses of two restaurants for serving alcohol to an underage person. Eli's Pizza on County Street and Park Street Ale House on Park Street were each hit with a one-day suspension after failing to ask a 20-year-old undercover operative in a police sting for identificat

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 02:15:00

NBC 10 I-Team: Neighbor shares concern over Attleboro cop charged in child porn case

Richard "Woody" Woodhead leaves federal court in Providence after prosecutors said he posted several ads labeled "perv on your daughter." (WJAR) The neighbor of Richard Woodhead, a former sergeant with the Attleboro Police Department, says she's concerned for her children and the safety of other nei

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-21 17:09:47

Doing away with daylight saving time? Proposal gets mixed reviews in Attleboro

Daylight saving time has existed in the United States since 1918, but findings from a recent report have many wondering whether the twice-a-year tradition of setting clocks backward and forward is worth the hassle. The report, created by Lowell state Sen. Eileen Donoghue, discusses the possible bene

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 02:00:00

Attleboro Police Ask Help ID'ing Suspects

ATTLEBORO, MA - Attleboro police are asking the public's help identifying two shoplifting suspects. Anyone who recognizes the woman and man pictured above is asked to contact Attleboro police at 508-223-2224. (Sign up for free daily newsletters and breaking news alerts from Attleboro Patch.)

PATCH - 2017-09-21 17:34:57

Attleboro DUI Suspect Assaulted Cops: Police

ATTLEBORO, MA - An Attleboro man was driving drunk when he collided with another vehicle in Falmouth this week then assaulted two officers, according to police. Andrew Smyth, 29, was charged with a host of crimes. The crash happened Tuesday at about 6 p.m. on Brick Kiln Road at Route 28 in Falmouth.

PATCH - 2017-09-21 16:46:26

Bus accident in North Attleboro slows commute

Buy Now One person, the occupant of the car, was transported to Sturdy Hospital after her car and a GATRA bus collided at approximately 7:45 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of John Dietsch Blvd. and Robert Toner Blvd. in North Attleboro. Paramedics tend to the victim. One person, the occupant of t

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 12:05:00

'Creature Double Feature' returns to Attleboro

ATTLEBORO -- Are you a fan of classic horror and monster movies? Some people may remember a program that aired on WLVI-TV56 in Boston on Saturday afternoons called "Creature Double Feature" that showed two classic monster movies back to back. Think "Frankenstein," "The Wolf Man," and "Creature from

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 04:15:00

Jarring video shows North Attleboro police officer reviving overdose victim

NORTH ATTLEBORO - For Shane Gould, it was a scene upsetting enough to make him pull out his cell phone and start recording. But for North Attleboro police, it was just another example of the unfortunate crises they happen upon almost weekly now as the opioid epidemic continues to ravage the nation.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 03:00:00

Parties to drag out the heavy hitters for Attleboro-area state Senate special election

Buy Now Gov. Charlie Baker has 10 days to sign or veto sections of the $40.2 billion fiscal 2018 budget approved Friday by the state legislature.AP FILE PHOTO Republicans and Democrats plan to bring out their big party guns to campaign in a local special election for state Senate. The GOP is workin

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 02:30:00

Attleboro area escapes Jose's wrath relatively unscathed

Hurricane Jose, now downgraded to a tropical storm, brought some wind damage but less rain than forecast to the Attleboro area Wednesday as it continued to cruise well off the Southern New England coast. But forecasters said Jose would continue to affect Southeastern Massachusetts and its coastline

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 02:22:00

North Attleboro Alumni Association fills gaps in budget with large donation

NORTH ATTLEBORO - With budget cuts taking a toll on school funding, former North Attleboro students are stepping in where administrators can't to provide resources for experience-based learning in the town's schools. But in the 21st century, experience-based learning means technology, and that comes

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 02:15:00

NORTH ATTLEBORO NOTEBOOK: Martin School gives back

Halls filled with baseball hats may have seemed like a special treat for Martin Elementary School students last week. But under those caps were minds dedicated to better causes. Through a "pay-to-play" Hat Day, students raised over $500 for hurricane relief efforts for the American Red Cross. Three

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 02:00:00

Two alleged shoplifters nabbed in South Attleboro store theft

ATTLEBORO - Police say they nabbed two of three suspected shoplifters who allegedly stole a duffel bag full of merchandise from TJ Maxx at South Attleboro Square over the weekend. Police say they caught two female suspects after being flagged down by store security Friday afternoon, but a man who ac

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 01:00:00

Attleboro cop revives man at local gas station

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) - A local police officer is being recognized for his heroic effort after he revived a man after he overdosed at a North Attleboro gas station. In a cellphone video taken by a bystander, Attleboro Police Officer John Grim dragged the unconscious man from his car and performed

WPRI - 2017-09-20 23:18:04

Attleboro Council on Aging announces October events

ATTLEBORO - The Attleboro Council on Aging has announced the senior center events for October. For information: 774-203-1900. The senior center is located at 27 S. Main St. ANNUAL VETERAN'S DAY BREAKFAST: ticket will be available starting at 9 a.m. Breakfast will take place from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. N

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 21:16:11

North Attleboro man guilty of natural gas theft and meter tampering in Attleboro, elsewhere

NORTH ATTLEBORO -- A local man, the former owner of a half-dozen laundromats, was found guilty Wednesday of stealing about $200,000 from gas companies by tampering with the meters at his establishments. Steven R. Bankert, 60, of 42 Pratt Lane, was convicted by a Worcester Superior Court jury of six

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 20:48:00

Attleboro mayor finishes 2nd in prelim. election; Senate candidates picked

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) - Longtime Attleboro Mayor Kevin Dumas placed second to state Rep. Paul Heroux in a preliminary election for mayor on Tuesday, the same day voters there chose candidates to run for James Timilty's old Senate seat. Heroux, a Democrat, received 2,217 votes in the preliminary el

WPRI - 2017-09-20 17:34:00

Two Providence residents charged in social-media fraud scheme

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Ms. Hollywood doesn't know investing, but she apparently gets human nature. Providence resident Zaria Harrell, who goes by "Zaria the Model" on Facebook, calls herself "future millionaire" on Instagram, and uses "Ms. Hollywood" and an unprintable salacious handle on Snapchat, foun

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-22 13:11:30

Two people recovering after drive-by shooting in Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Police in Providence are investigating after a man and woman were shot near Rushmore Avenue and Maynard Street. Providence Police say a 34-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman were sitting at a stop sign in their vehicle late Thursday night when another person pulled up nex

WPRI - 2017-09-22 09:15:32

FLANAGAN: This year's election could be history-making

It felt good to vote Tuesday. The weather was fair. If not a fall classic of a day, it still made for a pleasant ride to my ward's polling place at the Elks Hall in Attleboro. As ever, the wardens and poll workers were cheerful, courteous and helpful. We were in and out of the voting station in five

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-23 03:00:00