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Braintree police searching for missing endangered teen

The missing 18-year-old woman has disappeared without taking her medication for diabetes and severe mental health issues. Erin Tiernan The Patriot Ledger @ErinTiernan Braintree police are searching for a missing 18-year-old woman who was last seen near South Shore Plaza at 2:35 a.m. Friday. The mis

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-11-24 17:28:59

United Methodist Church to hold pot luck luncheon

WALPOLE - The South Walpole United Methodist Church invites the public to attend a free community pot luck luncheon on Sunday, Dec. 3, at noon. Bring your favorite food to share, greet neighbors and build new friendships. WALPOLE - The South Walpole United Methodist Church invites the public to atte

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-24 14:38:00

Nursing Home Prostitution Ring Busted: Patch PM

Also: 'Iron Mom' dies month after being struck by car; America's longest painting restored in MA; Video of parking dispute goes viral; More. Welcome back: Missed today's headlines? Don't worry we've got you covered. Here are some share-worthy stories from the Massachusetts Patch network to talk abou

PATCH - 2017-11-24 23:25:32

One Fact You Should Know About Disability

Disability is something many people aren't faced with in a direct way. The reality is, a 20-year-old worker currently has a one-in-four chance of becoming disabled before reaching retirement age. That makes Social Security disability benefits something you should learn about and understand. One fac

PATCH - 2017-11-24 20:00:00

Senate candidates spent big bucks

The seven men who ran in a special election for state Senate this fall spent more than $250,000 trying to win the $60,000-a-year job. Democrat Paul Feeney of Foxboro, the eventual winner, was by far the biggest spender, laying down $100,038 on his campaign. The six-figure spending is not unusual, ho

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-11-25 03:00:00

WEST BOYLSTON: Flashing signs alert drivers to stops

WEST BOYLSTON - Many of the intersections that racked up accidents in town have been addressed through reconfiguration or signage. "The worst used to be at Prospect and Woodland," Police Chief Dennis Minnich said. But that has been completely redesigned. "It is now a four-way stop with a leg from Ho

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Start of Christmas shopping season begins as local stores deliver deals

Emma Taft, 11, Caroline Rangione, 14, Abby Rangione, 20, all of Foxboro, and Julia Holt, 18, of Hopedale, from left, were dressed for the occasion as they shopped early at the Emerald Square Mall in North Attleboro on Black Friday morning. Photo by Ernest A. Brown 112417/Ernest A. Brown photo/Kerri

WOONSOCKET CALL - 2017-11-25 02:27:00

Woman struck by alleged drunk driver has died

Andrea Bosworth of Medway, who was struck by a drunk driver in October 2017, has died. (Courtesy Bosworth family) A Medway, Massachusetts woman who was hit by a suspected drunken driver on Interstate 95 in Providence in October, has died, Rhode Island State Police confirmed to NBC 10 News. Andrea Bo

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-11-24 11:51:31

Brockton man charged in armed home invasion

Police say the suspect was known to the victim. BROCKTON - A city man was arrested Wednesday night and charged in a home invasion that police say he committed just a few hours earlier. Officers first responded to 23 North Warren Ave. about 4:42 p.m. on Wednesday for a report of a man with a gun. A p

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-24 15:01:03

Brockton parade kicks off holiday season on Saturday

Brockton's annual holiday parade is kicking off at 1 p.m. on Saturday. A day after Thanksgiving, Brockton gets into the Christmas spirit. The 31st annual Downtown Brockton Holiday Parade kicks off on Saturday at 1 p.m., with a parade route that goes down Belmont Street, up Main Street, around Legion

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-24 05:01:00

Brockton volunteers bring turkey dinner to 1000+

BROCKTON - After losing their apartment four months ago, Sean and Shawna Rosado feared they would have to forego Thanksgiving dinner for their children - ages 3, 11 and 12. Living in a hotel room among 30 other homeless families at the Rodeway Hotel in Brockton, Sean Rosado said the family is strugg

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 00:51:48

Brockton players past, present celebrate state title in annual alumni game

In Brockton boys soccer's annual alumni game at Marciano Fiel,d players from past and present joined to celebrate the program's first state title. BROCKTON - As the state champions trotted out onto Marciano Field late Friday, with the sun setting on a chilly night and a downright magical season, the

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-25 00:06:54

At Brockton homeless shelter, a filling Thanksgiving

Brockton's homeless, veterans and disabled gathered for a community Thanksgiving dinner at MainSpring House shelter in Brockton on Thursday. BROCKTON - After a difficult year adjusting to the realities of homelessness, Dionne King pulled up a chair for a hot turkey dinner at Father Bill's and MainSp

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-23 23:40:19

Brockton man previously charged with murder is arrested again

The suspect's murder case was dismissed just nine months ago, but he was arrested again on Wednesday on new drug charges. BROCKTON - A city man previously charged with murder is facing new drug charges just nine months after his homicide case was dismissed. Tequan L. Brown, 25, was arrested on Wedne


Man reportedly shot multiple times in east Brockton neighborhood

Shell casings and cell phone were observed on the pavement in front of a home at 51 Edward St., and police were on scene investigating after reports of a man injured in a drive-by shooting Wednesday night. BROCKTON - Evidence markers dotted the pavement in an east side neighborhood after a man was r

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-23 12:22:23

Car crashes into Brockton Dunkin Donuts, injuring one

One was taken to the hospital when a man backed his car into another, sending it crashing into Dunkin Donuts on Thursday. BROCKTON - A man backed into a park vehicle, sending it crashing into a Dunkin Donuts store in Brockton on Thursday. At around noon on Thursday, Brockton Police and Fire responde

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-23 18:45:00

Ketchikan man arrested for sexual abuse of a minor

Ketchikan's state courthouse in downtown. A 38-year-old Ketchikan man has been charged with second-degree sexual abuse of a minor for actions that allegedly took place between 2003 and 2005. Chau Minh Nguyen was arrested Monday and had his first court appearance on Tuesday. Bail was set at $25,000.


Update from the Coast Guard

Captain Chip Lewin speaks about winter boating safety. NOTE: SPOT locater beacons are available for check out at the Ketchikan Public Library, Alaska State Troopers post at Ward Cove, and at the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau building near Berth 2. Captain Chip Lewin speaks about winter boating safety. N


Wrangell hospital submits letter for third party partnership

WRANGELL- Following talks earlier this month with the city, the hospital board drafted a letter requesting that it move forward with finding a third party partnership. At their November 15 meeting, Wrangell Medical Center governing board members discussed the pros and potential cons of partnering up


A merry time planned for downtown Saturday

It will be a festive time in downtown this Saturday, ending with the first Merry Wells nighttime Christmas parade and festivities. "Shop Local & Win!" will celebrate Small Business Saturday with the 50 local merchants taking part giving double stamps on purchases during the day. Cards turned in by M