facebook

Breaking News from Uxbridge MA

Find the latest Uxbridge MA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

New Uxbridge fire station nearing its move-in date

UXBRIDGE - The year-long construction of the new central fire station is nearly complete, and a move-in date has been tentatively scheduled for the week of Oct. 9, according to Fire Chief William T. Kessler. "The project continues to move along," said Kessler, adding that all windows, doors and gara

WOONSOCKET CALL - 2017-09-18 02:33:00

Three Worcester police officers injured during pursuit

WORCESTER - Three police officers were injured early Sunday chasing a man who fled in his car from the Canal District. The officers were injured trying to arrest Christian Millett, 23, of 5 Jackson Road. The situation unfolded just after 2 a.m., when a car driven by Mr. Millett hit three parked car

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-18 14:29:52

Hurricane Jose: Tropical storm warning issued for Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and Islands

With Hurricane Jose heading north, meteorologists are warning of the storm's potential. The National Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning Monday morning for parts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The warning was issued for the following counties in Massachusetts: Barnstable, Bristol,

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-18 15:17:43

Tri-County medical careers students raise $1,125 at Walk to End Alzheimer's

FRANKLIN The Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School medical careers students raised $1,125.00, on behalf of the residents at Compass Memory Support in Milford, as participants in the recent Walk to End Alzheimer's. The students initiated this effort on their own accord. Held annually

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 04:17:52

Elite Academy of Dance named Grand National Champions

SHREWSBURY - In July 2017, dancers from the Elite Academy of Dance company traveled to the Kids Artistic Revue National Dance Competition in Ledyard, Connecticut for the Grand National Finals. Their contemporary routine "For My Help" took home the title of Grand National Champions - the third year i

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 14:22:51

MetroWest, Milford weather: Tropical storm warnings at the coast

Although Hurricane Jose is expected to weaken slightly to a tropical storm later today, it will bring rain showers and breezy conditions today to the region and more rain and stronger winds - perhaps gusting to 40 mph - on Wednesday and Wednesday night. The South coast of the state will see some bea

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 11:33:53

Milford, Mass., to Vote on Banning Marijuana Sales in Town

The town of Milford, Massachusetts, is expected to take up a vote banning the sale of recreational marijuana. An estimated 51 percent of Milford residents voted to legalized marijuana in November 2016. Two marijuana-related businesses have already opened in the town. Those establishments are threate

NECN - 2017-09-19 11:22:37

Woman fakes seizure to avoid would-be mugger that handed her frightening note

Julie Dragland said her rule during a robbery is to hand over the goods and protect her safety. But the quick-thinking, 32-year-old Oakland resident thought otherwise Saturday when a would-be mugger behind her on a BART train handed her a frightening note that said there were two guns pointed at her

WCVB - 2017-09-19 10:12:00

Bellingham to consider open storage limits

BELLINGHAM - Proposed regulations aimed at limiting open storage of materials such as sand, mulch and lumber will go before voters at the October Town Meeting. The Finance Committee and Board of Selectmen opted to support the new bulk storage rules this week. The measures were drafted in response to

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 23:40:47

Accused Worcester kidnapper found incompetent for trial

WORCESTER - A 24-year-old city man under indictment on charges of kidnapping two teenage girls as they walked to school on Apricot Street last year has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. Fredy Cruz, of 5 Hacker St., who was indicted earlier this year on two counts each of kidnapping a c

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-19 19:21:40

Local students part of NFL pregame celebration

Kayla Carroll, of Tewksbury, and Olivia Coviello, of Woburn, were among the 200+ Dean College students to participate in the 2017 NFL pregame celebration held at Gillette Stadium on Sept. 7. Dean College students, including arts and entertainment management, business, dance, and sport management maj

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 22:39:50

Job done: Patriots players visit Worcester schools

WORCESTER - New England Patriots players visited two city schools Tuesday to help the district celebrate the installation of new computer labs in the buildings. Defensive linemen Geneo Grissom and Lawrence Guy and cornerback Jonathan Jones were among the representatives of the team to appear at the

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-19 17:50:58

Tracking Jose: Early Morning Update

We are beginning to see the first rain band associated with Hurricane Jose head toward Southern New England. At 3AM, the band was on a line from Nantucket to just south of Block Island moving to the northwest. This rain will impact all of Southeast New England this morning. Expect some downpours wit

WPRI - 2017-09-19 07:27:10

Franklin library on the move

FRANKLIN - The library had its final day at a temporary location at Kenwood Circle on Saturday, and moving crews started packing up the shelves on Monday. Here's some information to keep in mind during the four weeks the library be moving back to its 118 Main St. location: - During the transition, a

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 04:11:00

Stony Brook gearing up for 39th annual fall fair

NORFOLK Mass Audubons Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary, 108 North St., Norfolk, will hold its annual fall fair on Saturday, Oct. 7, a highlight of the years activities at the popular nature center in Norfolk. This years all-day fair will be particularly fun filled, with the Fourth Annual Wood Duck Der

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 18:18:51

New MassDOT building coming to Worcester in $35.5 million project

Construction is expected to begin this month on a $35.5 million project that will bring a new Massachusetts Department of Transportation administration building to Worcester, officials said. CTA Construction has announced that it will manage the construction of the new MassDOT building on a 10.5 acr

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 18:58:02

BREAKING: Gaffney out of mayor's race in Worcester

Michael Gaffney on the Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge At-Large Councilor Mike Gaffney, who two years ago ran for mayor and gave eventual winner and incumbent Mayor Joe Petty a run for him money, will not try it again this year. According to the city's Elections Division, Gaffney on Tuesday joined

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-09-19 20:22:28

Jose expected to bring 'conditions similar to a strong nor'easter': MEMA

The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency is reporting that, as of 5 a.m. today, Hurricane Jose was still a Category 1 storm. The storm was located 240 miles east-northeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina and about 560 miles south-southwest of Nantucket, moving north at 9 mph. "This general mot

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 18:05:57

Worcester Public Library to Host 4th Annual Volunteer Fair

The fair is set to take place on Saturday, September 23 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. "The Volunteer Fair has grown in popularity with organizations and prospective volunteers alike, with over a dozen organizations from Worcester and Southern New England expected to attend this year," said Amy Klein, Refere

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-19 12:22:29

T&G Hometeam Central Mass Boys' Cross-Country Coaches' Poll

The Telegram & Gazette Central Mass. boys' cross-country coaches' poll (with record, last week's ranking, first-place votes and total points; points are tabulated on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis): TeamRecordLast WeekNo. 1 VotesTotal Points 1. St. John's 1-0 1 10 100 2. Hopedale 1-0 2 - 89 3. Wachuse

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-18 19:59:51