Brockton High football falls in overtime thriller to Lincoln-Sudbury
The Brockton High football team played its first road game of the season Friday night, and nearly emerged with its first win. Freshman quarterback Jayden Campbell snuck into the end zone on fourth down at the goal line to even things at 21 with 2:47 left in regulation, but it was L-S quarterback Cooper Tarantino who scored the game-winning TD on a run from 10 yards out as the Boxers suffered a 29-21 defeat in overtime.
White powder mailed to Norwell home deemed not dangerous after investigation
NORWELL - Hazmat crews have determined white powder mailed to a home in Norwell is not dangerousThe crews were called to a home on Judges Hill Drive Friday evening after someone reported getting a large amount of white powder in a package. The fire and police departments also responded.Late Friday night, the white powder was deemed not hazardous. Officials believe someone was pulling a prank. Currently, it's not known if a criminal investigation is underway.
From Brockton and Taunton to Beverly Hills: Former class president stars in feature film
LOS ANGELES — As a kid growing up in Brockton and Taunton, Jimmy Vibert always dreamed of watching himself on the big screen. As the president of Taunton High School’s senior Class of 2009, Vibert told his classmates that “hard work will pay off in the end” — and those words couldn’t be truer for Vibert, as he watched himself star in his first feature film earlier this year.
C.J. Montes, Julius Loughridge have 2 TDs, Fordham tops Stonehill 44-0 for first shutout in 11 years
NEW YORK (AP) — C.J. Montes threw for two touchdowns, Julius Loughridge ran for two and Fordham overwhelmed Stonehill 44-0 on Saturday. The Rams (3-1) were not affected by the rain and wind from Tropical Storm Ophelia, piling up 497 yards. Montes was 14 of 21 for 220 yards, Loughridge ran for 108 yards and Garrett Cody had six receptions for 119 yards.
Quincy Quarry News Weekly Fish Wrap: Quiet Before the Fall?
— Quincy Massachusetts News by Quincy Quarry News – News, Opinion and Commentary. Quincy Massachusetts is quiet before the fall. Sorta/kinda quiet anyway. After weeks of things hot and often heavy care of the not tall local heavy, things were relatively quiet for a change for most of this week.
Man arrested in Fall River for drug, gun possession sentenced to 5 years
FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) — Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn III said that a Brockton man who was arrested in Fall River while carrying a loaded stolen firearm and 40 suboxone strips was sentenced to serve time in state prison. Melvin Arias-Brown pled guilty to charges of carrying...
Signed, sealed, undelivered: Thieves stealing checks from South Shore collection boxes
Braintree and Weymouth residents should think twice before dropping envelopes containing checks and cash into the blue boxes outside post offices, local police say. In a recent post to their Facebook page, Braintree police said they have seen an increase in the number of people reporting items stolen from the mailboxes.
From One Bar To Another: DRIPBaR Provides Vitamin Infusions With IV Bags
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — If you have a rough night out, the solution might be to head to another bar. The DRIPBaR in Foxborough, Mass. provides vitamin infusions through IV bags. While customers relax in white leather chairs, a Registered Nurse or a Nurse Practitioner administers the IV.
Are Taunton tow trucks doing their jobs after crashes? Police investigating. Here's why.
TAUNTON — Are tow truck companies following the terms of their contracts with the city of Taunton?. That’s what the City Council and Taunton Police Department want to determine. Detective Sgt. Joseph Balmain told the Council's Committee on Police and License at its Sept. 5 meeting he is...
Playing for mother who died of cancer in 2021, EB's Dewhurst follows family's soccer legacy
EAST BRIDGEWATER − Paying homage to mental health awareness, the East Bridgewater High boys soccer team wore green warm-up shirts with the quote "the world needs you" printed on the back. Both the Vikings and visiting Randolph Blue Devils took a pre-match moment of silence at midfield Tuesday afternoon.
Look: Seagulls rescued after flying into vat of used cooking oil
The New England Wildlife Center is caring for nearly two dozen seagulls that ended up in a vat of used cooking oil on the back of a truck.
Discover a New Approach to Self-Care at We Outside: Not Your Average Event
🎉🎉🎉Get ready to redefine self-care at the upcoming We Outside: Not Your Average Self Care Event!. Mark your calendars for Sat, Sep 23 from 11am to 4pm and prepare to immerse yourself in a world of innovative self-care techniques. This isn't just about bubble baths and scented candles. We're talking about a complete overhaul of your self-care routine.
Potential Delays in Trash Pickup for South Attleboro Residents Today Due to Mechanical Issues
Due to Waste Management's mechanical issues, parts of South Attleboro may have delays in trash pickup today. Any trash not picked up today will be recovered tomorrow, Saturday, September 23, 2023. We apologize for any inconvenience.Visit here for more details.
Why Braintree cobbler is closing up shop
BRAINTREE − After fixing shoes for almost eight decades, Vincenzo DiRado is closing up shop at the end of the month. "I can't move around. I have to use a cane," said DiRado, 91, while seated at his workbench in his small Weymouth Landing shop, Vincenzo's Shoe Repair, scraps of rubber around his feet.
Middleborough woman trades in career as state investigator to creating wooden flower arrangements
For fifteen years, she worked as an investigator for the state. But it was her wedding bouquet that blossomed into a new career.
Burlington Store to replace former Bed Bath & Beyond in Braintree
BRAINTREE − Out with Beyond, in with Burlington. The former Bed Bath & Beyond location at The Marketplace at Braintree will become a Burlington Store, formerly known as Burlington Coat Factory. The sale of 400 Grossman Drive Unit #5 appears to have been made to a limited liability company...
Food truck and craft beer festival coming to Westgate Mall in Brockton
The event will feature local food trucks, craft breweries and sangria. The afternoon will have a fun, family friendly atmosphere filled not only with food and beverage options, but giveaways, games, live music and more, according to organizers. “Westgate Mall welcomes everyone to our much-anticipated Brews & Bites Food Truck...
Brockton's annual Lebanese Festival returns this weekend. Here's all the details.
BROCKTON — Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Celebrate greater Brockton’s Lebanese community with food, live music and dancing at this weekend’s annual Lebanese Festival at the Saint Theresa Maronite Church. Established in 1932, the Saint Theresa Maonite Church’s history is rooted in the stories...
Houghs Neck Runaway Ride Damage Still Littering Ballpark
Quincy News — Breaking News — Local News — Quincy Politics, Local News for Quincy, MA — News Stories and Commentery About Quincy, Massachusetts. — Quincy Massachusetts News by Quincy Quarry News – News, Opinion and Commentary. Quincy Quarry’s renowned Photo Recon Team Six were...
Capstone Communities and MPZ Development Celebrate the Grand Opening of The McElwain School Apartments in Bridgewater
BRIDGEWATER, MA–MPZ Development LLC (MPZ) and Capstone Communities LLC (Capstone) joined the Town of Bridgewater, state and local officials, and the Greater Bridgewater Community to celebrate the grand opening of The McElwain School Apartments, a new mixed-income housing apartment community located at 242-250 Main Street, just outside Bridgewater’s vibrant town center and bustling Route 28 corridor.