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Medway hosts survey, forum on future of open space

MEDWAY - The town has launched an online survey and will host a community forum next month as it looks to determine the focus of its recreational and open space for years to come. A local task force is spearheading the efforts, as it is charged with updating Medway's open space and recreation plan.

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 21:17:58

Blazing a trail in Medway

MEDWAY - You don't need a pair of dice to land on this boardwalk, just some work gloves and garden tools. This morning, a local trails group will hold a cleanup to prepare for the opening of a $100,000 boardwalk next month. Jim Wieler, the chairman of the town's Trail Task Force, said the "work part

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-23 02:12:51

Medway Community Education announces fitness programs

MEDWAY Seven new fitness programs will be available at Medway Community Education, 16 Cassidy Lane, starting in late September. Programs such as Zumba, Yoga and other sports will be available. For information or to register: http://medwayce.org; 508-321-4725. MEDWAY Seven new fitness programs will b

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-22 17:22:20

'YOUR BEST SHOT' GALLERY: Collection by Tim Rice of Medway

Each week, we share some of YOUR best photos or art work. This week we offer this collection of photos by Tim Rice of Medway. These images were captured at the Old Coots Tractor Pull at Shady Oaks Farm in Medway on Sept. 17. "I brought the drone to have some new technology meet up with the old. Taki

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-22 15:17:00

Medway: Work begins on Exelon expansion

MEDWAY - About a month and a half after the state removed roadblocks for the expansion of the Medway Exelon plant, construction has begun, local officials are considering the impacts of the work, and conservationists are continuing their opposition to the project. The state Energy and Facilities Sit

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 23:42:48

'Evil' dad kills son, self

The terrified mother of a 6-year-old Foxboro boy - who was shot dead by his own dad Thursday night - predicted four years ago that her estranged husband would murder their son, saying he warned her in a chilling threat that "you have not see(n) how evil I can be." "He made many implications that he

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-23 04:43:15

MetroWest, Milford weekend weather: Summer hangs on

The last week of August and the beginning of September felt like a fall preview with chilly nights and dry, cool days. So how do we start our first weekend of fall? Feeling a lot like summer. After today's cloudy start we will warm up to near 80 degrees once that sun pokes through. And it's only goi

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-23 14:59:35

You've Got This: Recent Jobs On The Milford Job Board

MILFORD, MA-You're in the right place. Start here on Jobs on Patch if you're looking for work. Sales Representative Best Version Media Hopedale, MA, USA Responsibilities: Business-to-Business (B2B) advertising sales and building your own book of business Networking within professional organizatio

PATCH - 2017-09-23 13:30:00

Five things to do in the Milford area

MILFORD - Step into fall by stepping out of the house and heading to one of these local events. Medway - Saturday, Sept. 23, 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Find some treasure at the annual Medway Townwide Yard Sale. A $1 donation gets you a map with the location of all the sales around town. Proceeds benefit the t

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 16:00:52

Drug trafficking, gaming ring operated out of veterans organization, police say

A "significant" cocaine trafficking and illegal gaming ring allegedly operating out of the Stoughton American Legion at 400 Prospect Street was busted Thursday night. The Brockton Enterprise reports Stoughton Police Lt. John Bonney said Stoughton and Norwood detectives and members of the Norfolk Cou

WCVB - 2017-09-23 14:20:00

ICYMI: Wicked Local Reader Photos of the Day, Sept. 18-22

Your picture could be the next reader photo featured! Just email photos with detailed captions to readerpix@wickedlocal.com. Follow wickedlocalpix on Instagram where you can also share photos using #wickedlocal. In case you missed it last week's amazing Wicked Local Reader Photos of the Day included

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-23 17:16:33

Affidavit: Mother of boy killed in murder-suicide feared it would happen

FOXBORO, Mass. (WPRI) - The mother of a boy who police say was killed by his father in an apparent murder-suicide Thursday night was afraid it would happen as far back as four years ago, according to an affidavit she wrote in support of a restraining order. In 2013, the mother of Anthony Scaccia wro

WPRI - 2017-09-23 02:57:35

Word of the Day - Foraminifer

foraminifer /frmnf/ noun Zoology A single-celled planktonic animal with a perforated chalky shell through which slender protrusions of protoplasm extend. Most kinds are marine, and when they die thick ocean-floor sediments are formed from their shells. Order Foraminiferida, phylum Rhizopoda, kin

PATCH - 2017-09-23 12:35:19

Police technology helps ID suspects quickly

NORTHBRIDGE - On Friday, a man was brought to the Northbridge Police Department on an arrest warrant, a fairly routine event. He was fingerprinted and booked. Within minutes, documents detailing his criminal record churned out of a printer in the booking area, listing the prisoner's history of arres

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-23 03:39:20

Witness to horror in Foxboro

Buy Now Foxboro police and fire responded to 79 East Street in Foxboro shortly before midnight Thursday to find William Scaccia, 49, and his six-year-old son Anthony Scaccia dead of gunshot wounds in an apparent murder suicide.MARK STOCKWELL / the sun chronicle FOXBORO - Richard Shain never heard t

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

Foxboro Holocaust Stamps Project soon clears 11 million stamps goal

The Holocaust Stamps Project at the Foxboro Regional Charter School was the brainchild of then-teacher Charlotte Sheer in 2009 with the goal of collecting 11 million stamps in memory of all Holocaust victims, not just the 6 million Jews who perished. At least another 5 million non-Jews - including n

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-23 02:00:00

Register of Deeds reports August's real estate activity for Dover

Norfolk County Register of Deeds William O'Donnell has released real estate statistics for the month of August for the town of Dover. Norfolk County Register of Deeds William O'Donnell has released real estate statistics for the month of August for the town of Dover. "During August, there were 29 pr

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-23 05:01:00

Teen Helps Family Escape From Burning Home

STOUGHTON (CBS) - A family of five says they're shaken up - but they feel lucky to be alive. "It's definitely a miracle that everyone was able to get out safely," said relative Angie Thevenin. The family managed to escape a fire inside of their Stoughton home. When firefighters arrived at just befo

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-23 04:55:00

Board of Selectmen announces public comment period

NORFOLK The Board of Selectmen will hold a public comment period for residents to participate by letter or email to express comments with respect to water rates, solid waste rates and cemetery rates. Letters can be mailed to the Department of Public Works, 33 Medway Branch, Norfolk, MA 02056. Email

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-22 17:34:55

Thanks To Yanks Tribute held Sept. 11

MILFORD - The 11th annual Thanks To Yanks Tribute 9/11 Dinner was held on Sept. 11, full to capacity. This non-political event was a free tribute dinner recognizing all military members, veterans and their families, including Blue and Gold Star families. In 2006, the first Tribute Dinner hosted 120

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 20:07:24