Breaking News from Oxford MA
Find the latest Oxford MA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Police hunt for wanted man after making threat to kill
He is wanted in connection for five charges including making a threat to kill, breach of harassment order, assault, theft and criminal damage.
Teacher accused of sexually abusing sixth-grade boy found dead
One more record-challenging hot day before big change There is light at the end of this hot and humid tunnel. After setting another record with 93 degrees yesterday, we're in for another record-challenging hot day today. Action News Jax Meteorologist Garrett Bedenbaugh says we'll come close to the
Kingswood Oxford to hold open house
West Hartford — Kingswood Oxford School invites all prospective families to learn more about what makes the school so special. The Open House will be held on Sunday, Oct. 21 in two sessions: Middle School (Grades 6-8) from 1 to 3 p.m. and Upper School (Grades 9-12) from 2 to 4 p.m. You’ll learn how
5-year-old last seen in Webster, MA two years ago found in Florida
A 5-year-old boy last seen in Webster about two years ago was found 1,500 miles away in Orlando, Florida. An anonymous tip sent to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children on Tuesday helped Florida sheriffs locate the boy. Webster Police say he was kidnapped by his mother, Christina Ha
Sweep of drug dealers on Wednesday nets 32 individuals in Fitchburg
District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. was at the Fitchburg Police Department with Mayor Stephen DiNatale and Police Chief Ernest Martineau for a press conference to talk about the 27 arrest in the city Wednesday for a city wide drug bust. Chief Martineau, on left, and DA Early listen to questions fr
Massachusetts child abducted in 2016 found in Florida, woman charged with kidnapping
Authorities say Hale fled Webster, Massachusetts, with her now-5-year-old son after a court in that state awarded full custody to the child's father in September 2016.
Powerball ticket sold in Massachusetts worth a million dollars
One Powerball player in Massachusetts woke up a million dollars richer Thursday morning.A person who bought a ticket in the Bay State matched all five numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing but did not hit the Powerball, according to the Massachusetts State Lottery.Two other people received a million
Worcester 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Safety Map
WORCESTER, MA—Before kids go out trick or treating on Halloween, fall is a good time to take an inventory of who is living in your neighborhood. Worcester currently has 289 registered sex offenders listed on theMassachusetts Sex Offender Registry.
Shrewsbury police log, Oct. 19 edition - Community Advocate
1:39 a.m.Arrested,Gaddiel Vargas, 19, of 462 Hamilton St., Apt. 2, Southbridge, for unlicensed operation of MV, marked lanes violation, warrant.
6 people compete in Six Flags 30 hour coffin challenge
George Reczek from FitchburgVictoria Sarlo from SouthbridgeScott Cameron from DedhamCarlos Mateo from Meriden, ConnecticutStacy Wirzulis from Windsor, ConnecticutContestants challenged their fears by spending 30 consecutive hours in a handmade coffin.
Natick store closing in Sears bankruptcy; other Massachusetts Sears and Kmarts spared for now
The list,first compiled by USA Today, doesn't include any other of the remaining Sears locations in Massachusetts, including stores in Auburn, Braintree, Brockton, Hanover, Leominster, Marlborough, North Attleborough, North Dartmouth and Saugus and appliance outlets in Fall River, Holyoke and Shrews
2 lanes of traffic closed on I-90E in Charlton after tractor trailer catches fire
CHARLTON, Mass. (WWLP) - Two lanes of traffic on the Mass Pike are closed Tuesday morning in Charlton after a tractor trailer caught fire.State Police Sgt. Kevin Kennedy at the Charlton barracks told 22News, there was a brake or tire fire that caused the trailer to catch fire at the 82 mile marker.K
The 10 best foods I've had to eat since moving to Worcester
At first glance, Shawarma Palace doesn't seem like much, with a name and setup that does little to distinguish it from everyPizza Palace,Donut Palace,Sushi Palace,Taco PalaceorPancake Palaceyou can find in any town.But if you're looking for a new lunch spot at your new office, you may just notice th
Worcester's Kummerspeck delicatessen has closed its doors in the city's Canal District
Matt Mahoney, who owns the restaurant with his wife, Rachel Coit, said Kummerspeck will reopen for a final weekend beginning Oct. 26.
2 People Rescued From Millbury Boiler
Rescue workers saved two people stuck 70 feet down in a boiler in Millbury.According to Millbury fire officials, its Tech Rescue Team has removed the victims and the equipment from the boiler. There were no injuries.The incident was first reported by Auburn fire officials on Twitter. They said the F
Atlantic City fugitive arrested in Massachusetts
Courtney Tiggett, 35, who was indicted in March, was arrested without incident on Oct. 4 in Fall River, Massachusetts, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner said in a statement.
Palmer man who fatally shot alleged home invader says police shouldn't have searched his house for marijuana
Dimitri Bryant, 22, of 1180 Calkins Road, faces no charges for the shooting of 48-year-old Benny Flores of Springfield. Bryant is out on bail awaiting trial on the drug case in Hampden Superior Court.
Massachusetts planning online auction of unclaimed property
The items will subsequently be shown in Cape Cod, Plainville, Springfield, and Worcester, all leading up to the online auction starting on Saturday.
Crews battling structure fire on Brimfield Rd. in Monson
MONSON, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Crews are working on dousing a powerful fire at a structure on Brimfield Road.No word yet if anyone has been injured.Monson Police officials are on scene as well and have shut down a section of the road.We have reached out to the Monson Fire Department for a comment, but hav
Multiple communities called to house fire on Lakeshore Drive in Monson
MONSON, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Multiple communities have been called to a house fire in Monson on Lakeshore Drive.Both the Palmer Fire Department as well as the Wilbraham Fire Department confirm with Western Mass News they've been called to the scene.This is at 95 Lakeshore Drive we're being told.Western