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Police: Bridgewater-Raynham student arrested after throwing phone at teacher

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. - A 16-year-old female student at Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School was arrested Friday morning, police confirmed to Boston 25 News. Police said the student threw a phone at a teacher. The teacher wasn't hurt.


Traffic stop leads to arrest of Brockton man on firearm and drug charges

A traffic stop for speeding Wednesday afternoon in Milton led to the arrest of a Brockton man after officers found 135 grams of marijuana, more than $2,000 in cash, and a large capacity firearm in his car, officials said.


Taunton Nursing Home to close down after City Council vote

TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) — Sixty-seven people will have to find a new place to live in the coming months as the Taunton Nursing Home closes its doors for good. The Taunton City Council voted 6-3 Tuesday night to shut down the Norton Avenue facility after 40 years in operation.


Upcoming events at Ames Free Library

“There is no problem a library card can’t solve.” – Eleanor Brown. Browse the collection of books, large-print materials, magazines, newspapers, audio books, database resources, DVDs and music suitable for all ages and interests. All library programs are at Queset House, 51 Main St., Easton, unless


27-year-old woman dies following Taunton crash, police say

A 27-year-old New Bedford woman died Thursday, a day after the vehicle she was driving crashed in an embankment in Taunton, police said. Breanne Cabral was initially conscious and talking when first responders arrived at the scene around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, but her condition worsened and she was ev


[UPDATE] Fugitives 'won't get a pass' in Bristol County, DA says

WESTPORT — Alexis Silva is one of the people the DA's office is hoping a new cyber crime-fighting tool will help catch. The New Bedford man is wanted for the Veterans Day killing of 23-year-old Reynaldo Pena of New Bedford. Silva, 36, is charged in New Bedford District Court with murder, unlawful di


Payless ShoeSource Closing All Stores

With more retail chains closing their doors seemingly everyday, it's no wonder Payless has announced the closing of all their stores. Back then the Massachusetts stores affected by the news were the Wareham Crossing location as well as the stores in Raynham, East Walpole, Kingston, Lanesboro, Millbu


Suspects connected to deadly Taunton stabbing due in court

TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) — Two suspects are set to have their day in court in connection to a fatal stabbing. Richard Mulcahy, 37, and Danielle Deory, 35, are charged with the homicide and expected to appear in Taunton District Court Thursday.


5 things to do in Easton this week

1 Comedy Night. Saturday, Feb. 16, 7-11 p.m., Easton Country Club, 265 Purchase St., South Easton. Fundraiser for Iron Tigers Robotics Team of Oliver Ames High School, featuring comics Al Park and Sean Sullivan. Tickets $35. There will be raffles and silent auction items. For information: eastonrobo


Taunton plaintiffs in tribal casino case request change of venue

Charles Winokoor Taunton Gazette Staff Reporter @cwinokoor — TAUNTON — Michele Littlefield said the latest move by her lawyers to ensure that the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe does not retain reservation land in Taunton and Mashpee was not a rash decision.


DA: Fugitives 'won't get a pass' in Bristol County

WESTPORT — Bristol County DA Thomas M. Quinn III unveiled a new crime-fighting tool Thursday designed to locate violent fugitives who flee. "You won't get a pass when you skip court and avoid prosecution," Quinn said at a news conference held at White's of Westport and attended by many local police


Friends reconnect with wheelchair basketball team

The friendship began when they were growing up about a mile apart in West Bridgewater during the 1990s. Bryan Bjorklund, confined to a wheelchair because of cerebral palsy, met Fred Baker after moving to the town from Randolph as a youngster.


New Bedford Operator from Crash in Taunton Succumbs to Her Injuries

At approximately 1:30 p.m. yesterday, February 13, 2019, Troopers from the State Police Middleboro Barracks, along with members of the Taunton Fire Department, responded to reports of a single vehicle crash on Route 140 Southbound prior to Exit 10 in Taunton. Upon arriving on scene Troopers discover


Arrest Made In Fatal Somerville Hit & Run Crash

SOMERVILLE (CBS) – A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit and run crash in Somerville. Police say 55-year-old Edward Clark, of Norwood, was allegedly driving the pickup truck that struck and killed 40-year-old Allison Donovan.


Task Force arrests Massachusetts gangsters on warrants

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) – Two Massachusetts gang members were arrested Wednesday in Fall River on numerous warrants for drug and firearm violations. James Mendes, 27, of Randolph and Tyre Wade, 27, of Fall River, were arrested after Southeastern Massachusetts Gang Task Force members tracking a stol


Bridgewater Savings Bank donates $5,000 to Project Contemporary Competitiveness

RAYNHAM — Bridgewater Savings Bank's Charitable Foundation recently made a donation of $5,000 to Project Contemporary Competitiveness. Project Contemporary Competitiveness provides a four-week or six-week residential summer program to ninth, 10th, and 11th grade students. The students engage in inte


At vigil, a plea for answers on what happened to Christopher McCallum

Erin Tiernan Erin Tiernan The Patriot Ledger @ErinTiernan — QUINCY — The light from hundreds of tiny candles came together on Friday night to illuminate the field behind Squantum Elementary School.


Lutheran Church of the Way to hold dinner

A ham and bean supper will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 23 at Lutheran Church of the Way, 110 Robinson St., Raynham. An offering will be collected to benefit Abundant Hope Pregnancy Resource Center.


Pepe's pizza opening second location in Massachusetts

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana is spreading the pizza love by bringing its famed New Haven-style pizza to a second location outside of Connecticut. Pepe's is bringing it's famous New Haven-style pizza to a second location in Massachusetts.


Weymouth man and Taunton woman held without bail in connection with Taunton homicide

TAUNTON — A Weymouth man and city woman were arraigned in Taunton District Court on Thursday on charges related to the murder and armed robbery of Robert Hickey, 50, of Taunton.