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01 / 18 / 2018
  - 07:48:20 AM
FRANKLIN - The Franklin Police Department has concluded its investigation into the missing Sculpture from the Town’s Sculpture Park , which was originally reported on December 1st , 2017. The missing sculpture was one of three graciously donated by a public art class from... Read more

01/18/2018 - 06:13:27 AM
Charles River Bank (CRB) is proud to announce the addition of Sean Coyle as Assistant Vice President/Commercial Loan Officer. In his new position, Coyle will develop new relationships and expand existing relationships with CRB’s business customers by identifying their... Read more.
01/18/2018 - 06:10:05 AM
The Medway Foundation for Education (MFE) a non-profit, all volunteer organization committed to promoting excellence and innovation in the towns public schools, will host several fundraisers this coming year. One Hundred percent of funds raised are distributed through a... Read more.
01/17/2018 - 01:47:19 PM
MEDWAY - The Medway Town Hall will have limited access to services for residents tomorrow morning. Town Hall employees will be attending the funeral of the town's Community Development Director, Stephanie Mercandetti. Town officials are also letting residents know that... Read more.
01/17/2018 - 01:44:16 PM
MILFORD - Citizens for Milford will hold its first public meeting of the new year later this month which will feature Milford Parks Director Mike Bresciani and the three-park commissioners giving residents the chance to ask questions about any of the towns parks and... Read more.
01/17/2018 - 08:27:07 AM
What is the Tide Pod Challenge? It's the ridiculously, stupid, and potentially dangerous, game that teens have been playing lately. The idea is to film yourself putting one of these pods in your mouth and documenting the results for the whole world to see on YouTube and ot Read more.
01/17/2018 - 08:13:34 AM
The Town of Millis is located in western Norfolk County, Massachusetts, along the Charles River. Formerly an industrial town, today we are primarily a suburban community with rural areas remaining on our outskirts. Read more.
01/17/2018 - 06:31:01 AM
Snow today with an accumulation of about 4" to 6". This storm should not be as impactful as the last storm... no issues on the coast, no high winds, just snow. The bulk of the storm will be between 7am and 1pm. Here are some closings and cancellations... Read more.
01/16/2018 - 10:52:25 AM
NORTHBRIDGE - The Town of Northbridge will be holding a Special Town Meeting next month to decide on a single article amending the Zoning By-Law to allow for a large scale, ground-mounted, Solar project. The Town's Office of the Board of Registrars of Voters is... Read more.
01/16/2018 - 09:43:31 AM
UXBRIDGE - The Recycling and Sustainability Committee in the Town of Uxbridge will be holding a meeting tonight to discuss with residents, how the town can become a Green Community. The Regional Coordinator for the Central Region Green Communities Division, Kelly Brown... Read more.
01/10/2018 - 04:04:01 PM
To attain its goal of presenting a Massachusetts Medal of Liberty to all the families of Milfordians who made the ultimate sacrifice while defending our country, the Milford Medal of Liberty Committee is asking all area residents for their help in identifying surviving... Read more.
01/10/2018 - 11:45:49 AM
The Town of Bellingham and MAPC are undertaking an economic development initiative to focus on promoting new development and redevelopment in strategic growth locations in town and developing a unifying and consistent vision for the town. An economic development vision... Read more.
01/10/2018 - 11:23:17 AM
MILFORD - Discussion has picked up once again this week on the purchase of the Milford Water Companyby the Town of Milford. The Finance Committee will meet tonight and like the Board of Selectmen on Monday night will hold an executive session at the end of its meeting... Read more.
01/10/2018 - 11:18:50 AM
BELLINGHAM - The Town of Bellingham is giving residents an update on the status of the town's water following a violation of the State’s drinking water standards. Town officials say this is not an emergency, boiling your water is not necessary. Bellingham is dealing... Read more.
01/10/2018 - 11:13:42 AM
UXBRIDGE - The Recycling and Sustainability Committee in the the Town of Uxbridge will be holding a meeting next week to discuss with residents how the town can become a Green Community. The Regional Coordinator for the Central Region Green Communities Division, Kelly... Read more.
01/08/2018 - 05:21:43 PM
MILFORD - Nomination papers are now available for the first time for any Milford resident interested in running for a Town Office in the Town Election in April. Milford Town Clerk Amy Neves reminding residents there are a number of current positions on the ballot... Read more.
01/08/2018 - 05:13:52 PM
MILFORD - Milford Police investigating a hit and run accident early this morning involving a vehicle that struck a utility pole in the area in front of the Police Station on Main Street. Milford Police had the area blocked off for a few hours this morning while National... Read more.
01/08/2018 - 05:10:11 PM
HOPKINTON - There are not many towns left across the Commonwealth that have not raised the age to buy tobacco to 21-years old. Hopkinton is one of those towns where the age to purchase cigarettes and other tobacco products remains at 18-years of age. However, the... Read more.
01/05/2018 - 06:05:25 AM
After school in the Engineering Technology shop at Blackstone Valley Tech observers will notice groups of students hunched over tables looking over schematics, strategizing for competition, and reading guidelines. Robots rest on tables and shelves throughout the room... Read more.
01/04/2018 - 04:33:58 PM
The state got hit pretty hard from Thursdays Storm. We received a significant amount of snow in our local area as well. As we dig out and recover, there's no doubt we'll be dealing with some closings, cancellations and delays on Friday. Check back regularly for updates. Read more.
01/04/2018 - 10:32:26 AM
Because of the holiday earlier this week and today's snow storm, your trash and recycling schedule may be a little confusing. Here's the info we could find. Hopefully this helps! Read more.
01/03/2018 - 12:25:11 PM
MILFORD- Milford Police, working with its counterparts from a number of local communities, were able to locate an elderly Milford man who was out in the cold earlier this morning with a possible disabled vehicle and called Milford Police to say he was lost. The elderly... Read more.
01/03/2018 - 12:23:21 PM
HOPKINTON - The date for the Hopkinton Town Meeting in May has been set and residents are being advised that now is the time to submit an article to be placed on the Town Warrant. According to the Town Charter, you have about a month to submit an article on paper or by... Read more.
01/03/2018 - 12:15:43 PM
FRANKLIN - The Town of Franklin is one of the latest communities to go “Green”. In a letter from the State Department of Energy Resources to the Chairman of the Franklin Town Council, Matt Kelly, the town has been designated as a Green Community and has been awarded a... Read more.
12/28/2017 - 10:52:26 AM
HOLLISTON - Beginning on Monday a few more towns across the State will increase the minimum age to sell tobacco products including the town of Holliston. On January 1st, the ten tobacco retailers in Holliston will need to make sure those buying cigarettes, or any... Read more.
12/28/2017 - 10:43:53 AM
BELLINGHAM - A Bellingham man is arrested for the second time within a month for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license in Franklin where he’s facing an additional charge of larceny. 52-year old David Murdock of 30 Central Boulevard was taken into custody... Read more.
12/28/2017 - 10:38:27 AM
STATE - Animal Control Officers from around the area are reminding dog owners of new state laws passed regarding the amount of time your dogs should be outside in extreme cold weather. With temperatures forecasted in the single digits and wind chills expected well... Read more.
12/21/2017 - 04:50:21 PM
HOPKINTON - Police in Hopkinton say a 69-year old Walcott Street resident was taken into custody yesterday afternoon following a two-hour stand-off with police. Family members called Hopkinton Police around 12:15 yesterday afternoon concerned that the man had gone into... Read more.
12/21/2017 - 04:47:25 PM
MILFORD - Milford Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery last night. A woman called Milford Police around 12:45 this morning to report that around 10:20 last night that she was robbed by a male party with a gun as she met him near the Burger King... Read more.
12/21/2017 - 04:43:39 PM
FRANKLIN - The Town of Franklin's Police Chief is one of 222 law enforcement officers who recently graduated from the FBI National Academy program at Quantico, Virginia. Franklin Police Chief Thomas Lynch successfully completed the eleven-week training program... Read more.
12/21/2017 - 04:37:20 PM
MILFORD - State Representative Brian Murray of Milford says the current problem with the definition of affordable housing in Massachusetts is that it doesn’t provide an accurate assessment of a community’s commitment to affordable housing. Testifying before the Joint... Read more.
12/20/2017 - 01:33:53 PM
On November 9, Upton Police Chief Michael J. Bradley was elected to the position of Sergeant-at-Arms for the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association at their November General Meeting of the membership. Chief Bradley was sworn in on December 14 with the 2018... Read more.
12/18/2017 - 05:34:52 PM
The Milford Area Chamber of Commerce (MACC) today rolled out a refresh of the organization’s brand identity, unveiling a new logo and tagline. Today’s unveiling marks the beginning of the evolution of the MACC’s brand. Designed in-house, the new visual identity presents... Read more.
12/14/2017 - 05:24:24 PM
WHITINSVILLE - UniBank recently announced that a $2,500 donation was made to the Friends of the Bellingham Public Library in support of the community development project to renovate a portion of the adult area into a café for patrons. UniBank’s donation funds the... Read more.
12/14/2017 - 05:22:43 PM
UPTON - The Blackstone Valley Vocational School District is pleased to announce the Committee on Technical and Career Institutions voted to award Blackstone Valley Tech continued accreditation in the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) at its October... Read more.
12/12/2017 - 08:10:47 PM
MILFORD - Milford Police responded to an initial complaint of loitering at the Dunkin Donuts on Main Street and ended up arresting two women from Hopedale and Gloucester and a man from Milford who are all facing several drug charges. 36-year old Shannon Murphy of 215... Read more.
12/12/2017 - 08:08:25 PM
UXBRIDGE - Milford Police assisted Uxbridge Police in the early morning hours yesterday arresting a Milford man who was wanted by Uxbridge Police in connection to domestic disturbance in that town. 50-year old Geoffrey Pironti of 312 Main Street is charged with Domestic... Read more.
12/08/2017 - 06:13:47 AM
HOLLISTON - The Holliston Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian, who at the time of the crash last night was crossing Summer Street/Route 126, in front of the Fatima Shrine. Holliston Police say the Worcester man was struck... Read more.
12/08/2017 - 06:09:30 AM
NORTHBRIDGE - The Northbridge Board of Selectmen deciding this week to establish an Economic Development Committee and now the town is seeking to appoint five-residents to serve on the newly created committee. The Advisory Group will assess and encourage economic... Read more.
12/07/2017 - 06:01:38 AM
The Medway School Committee has a vacancy following the resignation of one of its members last month and any resident interested in filling the seat will need to submit a letter of interest and a resume to the School Committee secretary by Noon today. Richard Eustis... Read more.
12/06/2017 - 01:07:18 PM
HOPKINTON - Two of the four finalists, seeking to become the next Superintendent of Schools in Hopkinton, will be interviewed tonight by members of the School Committee. Gregory Martineau, who previously worked in the Hopkinton School District, and is the Assistant... Read more.
11/30/2017 - 04:35:59 PM
On Saturday December 2nd at 6am right through Sunday December 3rd at 12pm, MyFM Media will be setting up camp outside of Target on Fortune Boulevard in Milford for their first annual Stuff-a-Bus event collecting toys for Toys For Tots. “Folks are invited to visit us on... Read more.
11/28/2017 - 06:11:33 PM
HOPEDALE - Stop by this Hopedale Jr. Sr. High School classroom and you will find something which will certainly interest you. Three students, Andrew Doran, Benjamin Tahmoush, and Joshua Weaver are all part of the Financial Fitness Team, which plans a year-long... Read more.
11/28/2017 - 06:00:14 PM
MEDWAY - The Medway School Committee is in need of filling a vacancy due to the resignation of one of its members who recently was approved for a judgeship in the Milford District Court. Richard Eustis is stepping down from his position on the Medway School Committee... Read more.
11/28/2017 - 05:57:43 PM
BELLINGHAM - The Town of Bellingham has signed a new electricity supply contract which the Town Administrator says will result in residents continuing to see savings this winter. The Bellingham Power Choice Program purchases electricity in bulk for the entire community... Read more.
11/28/2017 - 05:53:26 PM
HOPKINTON - The former Executive Director of a dog rescue shelter in Hopkinton will head to court today when her jury trial gets underway on one-felony count of animal cruelty. 72-year old Louis Coleman, who founded Greyhound Friends more than 30-years ago, is being... Read more.
11/21/2017 - 03:26:58 PM
BELLINGHAM - Blackstone Police are still asking for the public’s help seeking information on who may have been responsible regarding what turned out to be a pipe bomb that damaged a resident's vehicle in his driveway. That resident, the principal at Bellingham High... Read more.
11/20/2017 - 03:22:09 PM
UPTON - The latest test results on a well that’s a part of the Town of Uptons’ water system does not show any contaminants. Back on November 8th, as a result of routine monitoring of the system, the Glen Avenue Wellfield tested positive for E.Coli. This wellfield... Read more.
11/20/2017 - 03:17:34 PM
MILFORD - Milford Police investigating a report of a home invasion on Tina Road last night. A caller to police, at around 8:40 last night, reported five or six men, wearing masks and carrying crow bars and machetes, broke into a home at 9 Tina Road. There’s no report... Read more.
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