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Weymouth and Braintree Residents Weigh In on Proposed Pond Meadow Dog Park
The Weymouth Town Council held a public hearing regarding to a proposal by the Braintree Dog Park Association to build the Paw Meadow Dog Park at Pond Meadow in Braintree. Reach Thousands of Potential Customers on The South Shore and Beyond! Call WATD Today for More Info on Radio and Internet Advert
Braintree Woman 1 of 2 Killed In Wrong-Way I-95 Crash
STONINGTON, CT — A Braintree woman was among two killed in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 95 between exits 91 and 92, on Sunday. Connecticut State Police identities the victims as Lorna Valcin, 26, of Braintree and Eric Ramakers, 27, of Phoenix, Arizona. Three others suffered serious injuries.
81 homes bid to transform Braintree ‘blot on landscape’
A FRESH bid to transform a town centre eyesore which has been described as a "blot on the landscape" has been launched. Plutus Estates is seeking full planning permission to demolish derelict buildings at Broomhills Industrial Estate, in Pods Brook Road, Braintree, before building 81 new homes.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
FX Messina Aims To Evict Quincy From Downtown Lot
The Braintree company that owns the land on which Quincy opened a 100-spot parking lot two years ago has taken legal action to evict the city from the property. William Geary, the special counsel to Mayor Thomas Koch for downtown redevelopment, on Monday told city councillors FX Messina Enterprises
A GOOD AGE: 'Time marches on' at age 99
BRAINTREE -- It was the friendly alert eyes and gentle smile that caught my attention. I was at Grove Manor Estates in Braintree, in the assisted living residence called The Grove, and happened to glance over and spot him. He said hello and looked familiar but I didn't place John Moran until he told
Baker taps McDermott as Norfolk County sheriff
BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker has named Jerry McDermott, a former Eversource executive, Boston City Council member, and state director for former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown, as sheriff of Norfolk County.
Doria Ragland steps out in LA after 'turning down the Queen's invitation to spend Christmas with the royals and pregnant daughter Meghan in the UK'
Meghan Markle's mother was spotted getting on with business as usual on Monday, heading out to run errands in the week leading up to Christmas Day. Doria Ragland's appearance in Los Angeles came on the same day it was confirmed she will not spend Christmas with the British royals this year, despite
5 New Properties For Sale In The Braintree Area
BRAINTREE, MA — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some help in your search? Never fear! To save you some time, we here at Patch have compiled the latest batch of new listings nearby.
Suspect apprehended in killing of man found dead in river
TICONDEROGA, N.Y. (AP) — Police say an upstate New York man suspected in a slaying last week has been found hiding near the Canadian border. Ticonderoga police and New York State Police say they apprehended 38-year-old Michael LaRock Monday afternoon at a home in Norfolk in St. Lawrence County.
Tea thrown into harbor for anniversary of Boston Tea Party
BOSTON - Tea will once again be thrown into Boston Harbor to mark the 245th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party. Sunday is the anniversary of the protest during which colonists protesting taxation without representation threw British tea into Boston Harbor in what is considered a pivotal event that
MSP: 3 arrested with 150 pounds of marijuana in luggage at Logan
BOSTON - Three Californians were arrested at Logan airport Saturday morning when Massachusetts State Police say they found 150 pounds of marijuana in their luggage. Police say they were tipped off by officers in California after the trio's American Airlines flight left Sacramento.
Winning numbers drawn in 'MassCash' game
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "MassCash" game were:. (six, eleven, eighteen, nineteen, twenty-two) Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistribu
Police: 2 hospitalized after stabbing at Bridgewater home, suspect arrested at scene
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. - Two people suffered serious injuries after a man who police said was visiting a couple from Florida began stabbing one of them early Monday. Bridgewater Police Chief Thomas Levy said officials responded to a 911 call around 5 a.m. for reports of a stabbing on Yoke Road and found
Man charged with OUI for allegedly running over pedestrian in Braintree
BRAINTREE, Mass. - A Quincy man is facing OUI charges after police say he ran over a pedestrian in Braintree and fled the scene early Saturday morning. At around 1 a.m., Braintree Police responded to reports of a person down on the road in the area of 1500 Washington Street. At the scene officers fo
Citing police corruption, Suffolk DA drops prosecution of Sean Ellis in 1993 murder of Boston detective
Reversing course on a bid for a new trial, the Suffolk District Attorney’s Office said they’re ending the prosecution of Sean Ellis in a case involving the armed robbery and first-degree murder of a Boston police detective.
BPD arrest double murder suspect who hid out in Georgia
On Friday, Boston Police apprehended a man in Georgia suspected of committing two murders in Boston six months ago, according to a pair of statements from police officials. Nicholas Antoine, 20, of Roxbury was apprehended by members of the BPD Fugitive Apprehension Unit and Homicide Unit, along with
Two killed, three injured in I-95 crash in Stonington
Stonington — State Police say two people were killed and three seriously injured in a head-on collision in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 just north of Exit 91 around 12:45 a.m. Sunday morning.
Possible Shots Fired, Police Investigating In Easton
EASTON, MA — Early police scanners reported a man with a gun and a possible shooting near Bay Road and Allen Street at 2:16 p.m.. Police closed down the area for a police investigation.
Weymouth 12-Year-Old Diagnosed With Cancer Wants Cards For Xmas
WEYMOUTH, MA – The community is rallying around a 12-year-old girl from Weymouth who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Carly Silva will be at Boston Children's Hospital through the holidays and is expected to be in treatment for the next two years.