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Man, 41, Killed In Weymouth Multi-Car Crash ID'd By Police
Massachusetts State Police have identified the man killed in an early morning Thursday, Sept. 29, crash in Norfolk County. Adam Fallon, 41, of Whitman, was killed around 5 a.m. when his 2014 Mazda CX5 was involved in a three-vehicle crash in the southbound lane of Route 3 near exit 38B in…
Police ID Lakeville suspect shot by officers during confrontation
The 45-year-old man is charged with two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and a threat to commit a crime.
Taunton mourns loss of beloved barber who 'brought life to everything'
TAUNTON- 3 Brothers Barbershop owner Gary Medeiros is being remembered by friends and family “as a generous person who loved to tell stories and jokes.” Medeiros passed away on Sept. 16 at the age of 62. “He died rather quickly of a cerebral hemorrhage,” said Gary’s brother, David...
Student driver loses control of vehicle, crashes into Brockton home, police say
Brockton Police say a student driver crashed into a home Monday evening causing significant traffic in the area.
Middleboro Police Lieutenant's Death Mourned
Experience the heartfelt tribute as Middleboro Police Department mourns the loss of a beloved member, Lt. Angelo AJ Lapanna III. With 22 years of service, this veteran's passing leaves a profound impact. Discover more about the legacy left behind by this dedicated officer.
Motorcycle rider Medflighted, driver flees the scene of multi-vehicle crash on Route 3A
Two were injured and another charged after a motorcycle versus car crash on Sunday evening in Massachusetts. According to police, at 6:45 p.m. Sunday, KPD and KFD responded to the area of 25 Main Street (Route 3A) in Kingston for a motor vehicle crash. Due to the crash, road closure...
Local Veteran Officer Michael McLaughlin Promoted to Deputy Chief of East Bridgewater Police
Michael McLaughlin, a 27-year veteran of the East Bridgewater Police Department, has been named the new deputy chief. Chief Michael Jenkins announced the appointment, which will take effect on October 1. McLaughlin is set to be sworn in on October 16.
Unpaid Wages: Plymouth Ice Cream Shop Employees Denied Compensation
Discover the shocking truth about a Plymouth-based Cold Stone where employees are allegedly not being paid for their work. But that's not all - uncover more issues plaguing this ice cream shop in this revealing video.
Five generations of love passed down in this East Bridgewater, Brockton family
EAST BRIDGEWATER — Earlier this month, Erica-Kilcoyne Rubinski, 45, who spends her days taking care of her aging grandmother, became a grandmother herself — joining the ranks of the few people who can say they have five generations of family alive at the same time. On Sept. 14,...
Massachusetts Woman Jailed In Overdose Death
A Providence woman is being sentenced to Massachusetts state prison after allegedly witnessing an overdose and not calling 911. Emily Velez pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and was ordered to serve three-to-five years behind bars. Prosecutors say in November of 2021, Velez used fentanyl with a man at his home...
Weather Now: Feel of Summer Today and Tomorrow
Good morning! Chilly start this morning, but we’ll have a quick warm up today with temperatures getting to summer-like levels in the afternoon. The dry and quiet weather will stick around through the work week. TODAY. Morning temperatures in the 40s will quickly climb through the 50s and 60s...
Town of Easton working to replace outdated, unsafe facilities for police, fire, public works
EASTON, Mass. (WLNE) — The town of Easton is working on a project that would consolidate 17 facilities into three new ones, including the Public Works Department, Fire Department and Police Departments. On Monday, town officials offered a public tour of their current facilities to show residents what exactly...
Man in custody after Bridgewater police respond to reported hostage situation
BRIDGEWATER — The Bridgewater Police Department have taken a man into custody after responding to a Scotland Boulevard business on Friday morning for a reported hostage situation, Police Chief Christopher D. Delmonte said in a written statement. At about 9:50 a.m., police said they received a report of a...
UConn cuts off-campus housing program, creating tension between residents of Mansfield and the University
The University of Connecticut eliminated its program that monitored off-campus student behavior this summer due to budget cuts. This left Mansfield residents to deal with the “mayhem” of student parties without help from UConn administrators, according to member of the Town/University Relations Committee, Dale Rose. Over the summer,...
Construction Progress on New Public Safety Building: Update for Brockton High Street Residents
The new Public Safety Building's construction is on track, with site clearance almost finished. The old Brockton High School's front entrance on West Elm Street has been preserved and protected for the duration of the construction. The team is now focusing on site leveling and selective tree removal, with a particular emphasis on preserving the sycamore trees.
Over 500 Grams of Cocaine Seized in Proactive Policing Effort in Brockton
Brockton Police Detectives and a State Trooper in Massachusetts recently seized more than 500 grams of illegal drugs during a crime suppression patrol downtown. This arrest signifies a noteworthy step in the fight against drug dealing and trafficking. The Brockton Police Department's Facebook post reveals how proactive policing downtown has factored in this significant seizure.
Rehoboth Residents Alert: WNV and EEE Found in Local Mosquito Population
As if 10.2.2023 We have multiple positive mosquitos for West Nile Virus (WNV) and 3 confirmed cases of human WNV in Massachusetts. Thus far we have multiple positive mosquitos for EEE, including here in Rehoboth. However, no human cases of EEE. As much as possible refrain from outdoor activities during dawn and dusk hours. If you need to be outside during these hours, please wear long clothing and an approved insect repellant.Visit here for more details.
Building a Career
The road may not have been straight, but the twists and turns have led Gabe Elias, ’24, to the finish line of his senior year at Bridgewater State University, and he’s confident about what comes next. “I’ve always been open to possibilities,” Gabe said. “The way I was...
Local History Studio Event to Enhance Understanding of Black History in Central Massachusetts
The Central Massachusetts Black History Collaborative is planning a History Studio on October 6, 2023. The event is part of the Mass History Alliance's initiative and will focus on local history projects and individuals. The main goal is to enhance knowledge of African American history in Worcester County, western Middlesex, and Norfolk counties, following a model set by the Pioneer Valley History Network.
Local opportunities and pathways into aviation
With the dearth of pilots, aviation is a career field rife with opportunity- but pathways into the field are different than a generation ago. On The Point, we discuss aviation programs at 4 C’s and Bridgewater State College, and partnerships at regional airlines to train the next generation of mechanics and aviators.