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Mansfield Police seek bank robber, vehicle thief

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 MANSFIELD, M.A. (WLNE) - A man is being sought by police on Tuesday for his connections to a bank robbery and vehicle theft. Officials are seeking a suspect that robbed the North Easton Savings Bank on Copeland Drive, just before 2:00p.m., on Monday

ABC6.COM - 2017-09-19 23:28:00

Mansfield police investigating bank robbery, convenience store holdup

MANSFIELD -- Police investigated a robbery at the North Easton Savings Bank, 71 Copeland Drive, on Monday afternoon, the second robbery in town in two days. The robbery occurred just before 2 p.m. The suspect, described as a white man in his 30s or 40s, with brown hair and scruffy appearance, gave t

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-18 19:41:00

Mansfield Appearance By Sheriff Hodgson Draws Protests

MANSFIELD, MA - One of the area's most controversial figures drew protesters and chants during an appearance in Mansfield Saturday morning. About 15 people held signs and chanted "shame, shame" when Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson arrived for the Mansfield Republican Town Committee's breakfast at

PATCH - 2017-09-18 01:39:31

New warehouse building proposed in Mansfield

MANSFIELD -- Cabot Business Park could see a major new construction project according to plans filed with the conservation commission and zoning board of appeals. Joseph Lynch submitted plans for a 60,000-square-foot warehouse building at 44 Cabot Blvd., according to filings with municipal boards. A

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-18 12:44:00

Pawtucket police arrest man on drug dealing charges

PAWTUCKET - Police have arrested a Montgomery Street resident for allegedly dealing drugs out of his apartment. On Sept. 18, the Pawtucket Police Departments Narcotics Unit, with help from the Patrol Division searched 94 Montgomery St., apartment 13. A search warrant was issued after an ongoing inve

VALLEY BREEZE - 2017-09-19 14:29:24

Girl, dog stabbed in Taunton

Police say a girl, as well as a dog, were stabbed in Taunton Monday, Sept. 18, 2018. However, authorities said it's not clear if the stabbings are related. (MGN) AA A girl, as well as a dog, were stabbed in Taunton Monday. Around 9:30 p.m., the Taunton Police Department told NBC 10 News they respond

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-18 22:36:07

Feeney, Ventura win primary to replace Timilty

In the race to replace James Timilty in the state senate, Foxborough's Paul Feeney will represent the Democrats and Attleboro's Jacob Ventura will represent the Republicans, according to unofficial results collected from town clerks after Tuesday's primary election. Feeney beat his only challenger,

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 03:51:48

Ventura takes GOP Senate nomination, Feeny sweeps Democratic race

Voters will be offered a clear choice between an unabashed Democratic fan of Bernie Sanders and an outspoken conservative Republican in an Oct. 17 special election to fill the seat vacated by former state Sen. James Timilty. Voters will be choosing between Foxboro's Paul Feeney, a Democrat, and Repu

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 02:45:00

Making small resolutions for the New Year

This Wednesday through Friday (Sept. 20-22), is Rosh Hashanah - the Jewish New Year. Next Friday and Saturday (Sept. 29 and Sept. 30) Yom Kippur - the day of atonement. Jews around the world will be flocking to synagogues to pray, meditate, connect and hear rabbis give fiery sermons about important

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 22:00:00

More people are working but wage growth is still slow

Jobs are on the rise locally and across the nation, but wage growth remains slow, according to new figures out from the state and federal labor departments. Locally, the unemployment rates dropped in August in all 10 area communities and is now 4 percent or less. Usually, when there is little jobles

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 02:00:00

Public interviews with finalists for town administrator job set for next week

Interviews will be conducted before the board of selectmen starting at 6 p.m. on Sept. 25 and at 6 p.m. on Sept. 26 at the Joseph P. Norton Emergency Operations Center. The town administrator screening committee has narrowed the search down to three candidates and will be conducting public interview

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-20 05:55:53

Wrong-way driver on I-95 in Foxboro causes scare, warning

FOXBORO -- State police responded to reports of a wrong-way driver on Interstate 95 in the Foxboro area late Tuesday morning, but the driver was not found. "We were not able to locate the vehicle," Lt. Tom Ryan, a state police spokesman said. Fortunately, there were no reported crashes, he said. Rya

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 01:45:00

Nosy neighbor helps Foxboro police solve crime

FOXBORO - Nosy neighbors are the best. Thanks to a suspicious neighbor, police say they have a suspect in a housebreak Friday on Central Street. The neighbor saw a suspicious vehicle in the driveway of the victim's home and took a photograph of it, according to police. Police say they used the photo

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 01:00:00

Concert to feature a tribute to Merle Haggard

Highlights 1 Donna Lee, Barry Searle and the Crooked Ledge Band will perform a tribute to Merle Haggard and Emmylou Harris on Saturday, Sept. 23 at the Original Congregational Church in the center of Wrentham. 2 Merle Haggard has been called a legend and the poet of the common man. He had more than

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 04:22:48

SJC ruling creates limits on police testimony in marijuana-impaired driving cases

The state's highest court has set new limits on police officers who arrest drivers they believe are high on pot, saying the science regarding the correlation between performance on field sobriety tests and marijuana consumption is inclusive. In an opinion issued Tuesday, the state Supreme Judicial C

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 02:30:00

Brennan students kick off healthy living initiative

ATTLEBORO - Water is the wave of the future at Brennan Middle School where students are taking on a challenge to drink more of it and less of sugary drinks, such as soda. The "Choose H2O" initiative encourages young people to reduce their intake of empty calories by drinking water instead of unhealt

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 02:00:00

Bayhawk spirit soars at BCC as students welcomed to classes

Bayhawk Spirit was in full swing at Bristol Community College last week as students got a taste of student life under new president Laura L. Douglas. At all four of the college's locations, students were welcomed to the college's first week of fall classes on Bayhawk Spirit Day, part of Welcome Week

HERALD NEWS - 2017-09-19 16:30:52

CROP walk seeks to banish hunger

ATTLEBORO -- The Attleboro Area Interfaith Collaborative, formerly Council of Churches, is inviting local churches and organizations to participate in the annual CROP Hunger Walk 1 p.m. Oct. 22 at LaSalette Shrine. The goal is to raise $25,000 to support the local Food 'n Friends Kitchens as well as

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 01:15:00

Stony Brook gearing up for 39th annual fall fair

NORFOLK -Mass Audubon's Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary, 108 North St., Norfolk, will hold its annual fall fair on Saturday, Oct. 7, a highlight of the year's activities at the popular nature center in Norfolk. This year's all-day fair will be particularly fun filled, with the Fourth Annual Wood Duck

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 18:20:17

North Providence woman's body found; Providence man charged

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Judith A. O'Brien was going to meet a friend allegedly offering her "medication" for pain when she disappeared early last month. After state police found the 61-year-old woman's remains in a maintenance closet in that friend's apartment building on Friday, they charged him with fa

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-19 16:53:18