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From the classroom to Ellen for Middleboro ninja

Allyssa Beird's fame continued on Wednesday with an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show. MIDDLEBORO - From People Magazine to ESPN to the Ellen DeGeneres Show, the fame continues to grow for local school teacher Allyssa Beird. Beird, in an American Ninja Warrior episode that aired on television M

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 19:00:47

Wetlands construction proposal seen as threat to flood-prone area in Middleboro

MIDDLEBORO - A proposal to build three commercial contractor bay buildings at 354 Wareham Street raised concern from residents of Ashley Place Condominiums during a public hearing on Monday that it could worsen drainage issues that exists on their properties. Jason Youngquist, principal engineer fro

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 18:40:56

MassDOT backs new train station in Middleboro for South Coast Rail

MIDDLEBORO - A new train station at Pilgrim Junction in Middleboro is the best option for Phase 1 of South Coast Rail, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation said in a written announcement Monday. Middleboro and Lakeville officials blasted the idea of ending regular commuter service at the e

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-19 23:14:41

Middleboro teacher, only woman in Ninja Warrior finals, gave it her all

A fifth-grade teacher at the Henry B. Burkland Elementary School was the only woman to compete in Stage Two this year. MIDDLEBORO - Teacher by day, ninja by night. That is how local fifth-grade teacher Allyssa Beird described herself ahead of the Stage Two national finals for "American Ninja Warrior

HERALD NEWS - 2017-09-19 16:32:12

State to build new South Coast Rail station in Middleboro

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation says it will build a new commuter rail station in Middleboro as part of Phase 1 of its South Coast Rail Project. While remaining committed to the Stoughton Electric Route, or Phase 2, which may take a decade or more to complete, MassDOT determined in 20

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 21:03:57

Peter Carboni to perform "Back to the Borough" at Alley Theatre

The wildly talented Peter Carboni will be performing his one man music set entitled, "Back to the Borough", on Sept 29 at The Alley Theater in Middleboro at 7 p.m. Peter is opening for comedian Matt S. McCormick's show Kinda Wicked. Both men are alumni of The Burt Wood School of Performing Arts. Tic

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-21 08:01:00

Demonstrations and unique programs at Lakeville's Arts & Music Festival

LAKEVILLE - Lakeville's Arts & Music Festival, a free-admission event in its 13th year, has plenty scheduled for this year. Three new and different cultural demonstrations by popular local artists will take place throughout Saturday, September 30, inside the Old Town Hall between 10am and 4pm. Be su

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-21 08:01:00

Brockton woman chases intruder away with broom

The woman was carrying a broom to her son's room to clean it when she was met by the suspect. BROCKTON - When a woman returned home from bringing her child to school Wednesday morning, she was met by a stranger, who she chased out of her home with an unlikely object. Police responded to a report of

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 16:37:16

5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK: Sept. 23-29

There's always something to do in and around Carver The Spire Center for Performing Arts presents eclectic entertainment at 25 1/2 Court St. in downtown Plymouth. The Spire is handicap accessible; parking is available street side and in public lots in close proximity. For more information, to order

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 16:00:00

High winds and coastal flooding still expected for South Shore

As Tropical Storm Jose continues to churn well off the coast of southern New England, the National Weather Service has issued high wind, coastal flooding and high surf advisories for the South Shore and southeastern part of the state. The advisories will be in effect until Friday. Wind gusts are pre

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 13:07:29

YOUTH SPORTS: Carver baseball team appears on NESN Clubhouse

Thanks to the luck of the draw the kids on the 9/10 year-old summer travel team from Carver's Cranberry Baseball League got the thrill of a lifetime Sunday when they were the special guests on the NESN Clubhouse television show. CARVER - Thanks to the luck of the draw the kids on the 9/10 year-old s

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 11:00:00

Meteorologists discuss historic hurricane season

TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) - Not only has it been very busy in the Pinpoint Weather Center, it's been very busy here at the National Weather Service office in Taunton. In the above video, Pete Mangione and NWS Meteorologist Hayden Frank discusses this historic hurricane season. TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) - No

WPRI - 2017-09-21 23:24:05

Is It Fake Or Real News

On September 17, the Mattapoisett Public Library hosted the second in a series of three civically-oriented discussions sponsored in partnership with the Tri-Town libraries in Marion and Rochester. Visiting the Mattapoisett Public Library were Mindy Todd of NPR, WCAI radio, and Paul Pronovost, editor

WANDERER.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Anguished relatives in R.I. wait to hear from loved ones menaced by Maria + video

With power and cellphone service knocked down some 34,000 Puerto Ricans living here can only pray and hope for the best about their relatives back home on the Caribbean island PROVIDENCE, R.I. - It had been almost 12 hours since Ivette Solivan last heard from her daughter in Puerto Rico, and her han

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-21 02:55:49

Young boy with big heart remembered in Bridgewater

Chase, a 2-year-old East Freetown resident with family in Bridgewater, passed away Sept. 15 after fighting hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS), a congenital heart defect, since he was born. BRIDGEWATER - People walked into the church where the funeral was being held, but instead of wearing black

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 23:10:21

Happy bike trails again in West Bridgewater -- thanks to them

WEST BRIDGEWATER - For decades, the bike trails hidden in the woods behind the Corner Market on East Street in West Bridgewater have served as a top hang-out spot for kids in local towns. "It's been here since I was a kid," said Andrew Brearley, a Brockton resident who now brings his 10-year-old son

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 22:09:18

Bridgewater little leaguer among top fundraisers for Jimmy Fund

Jason Mann, of Bridgewater, was recently among the top individual fundraisers for the Jimmy Fund Little League. Mann raised $2,600 for the Jimmy Fund to support patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. He is the top individual fundraiser in his district. Jason Mann

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 17:58:20

Horses on the run in Bridgewater

BRIDGEWATER-Motorists have had to avoid broken tree limbs and scattered debris in the roadway as the wind picks up. But now they have to avoid horses too. Bridgewater police received a call about several loose horses in the area of Hayward Place around 12:45 p.m., as stated on the police scanner. T

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 17:49:32

Reform comes to Bridgewater State Hospital

Private contractor all but eliminates patient seclusion, restraint Updated: 5:58 PM EDT Sep 21, 2017 There is a transformation underway in Massachusetts in the way the state treats people with mental illness who must be locked up. 5 Investigates got an exclusive look at the change when its cameras

WCVB - 2017-09-21 21:58:00

Professor's Facebook Posts Raising Eyebrows on Bridgewater State University Campus

A Massachusetts professor is taking some heat after a series of posts on Facebook directed at President Donald Trump and those who voted for him. The posts by Dr. Garrett Nichols, an English professor, are generating a lot of reaction on the campus of Bridgewater State University. One post read, "F-

NECN - 2017-09-21 03:11:22