Local News
10 / 18 / 2017
  - 03:37:22 PM
BELLINGHAM - Bellingham Police responded to a number of calls over the weekend at the Oakwoods Apartments off North Main Street with one call resulting in the arrest of a Bellingham man. 36-year old James Nickerson of 4 Kennedy Road is charged with vandalizing property... Read more

10/18/2017 - 03:33:38 PM
MIDDLESEX COUNTY - The Middlesex County District Attorneys Office is releasing its latest list of indictments handed down by a grand jury, one incident involving a Milford man and another incident occurring in Holliston. Middlesex County District Attorney Marion Ryan... Read more.
10/18/2017 - 03:28:30 PM
UXBRIDGE - The Uxbridge Board of Selectmen and the Finance Committee have made their recommendations on the 15 articles on the Fall Annual Town Meeting, including favorable recommendations for a variety of capital purchases or projects that would be funded by taking money... Read more.
10/18/2017 - 03:24:10 PM
MILFORD - At their meeting Monday night the Milford Board of Selectmen decided who would initially fill the seats and act as water commissioners as the town moves forward in its steps to purchase the Milford Water Company. Milford Selectmen choose residents Jonathan... Read more.
10/13/2017 - 06:06:58 AM
NORTHBRIDGE - A joint meeting is scheduled for tonight in Northbridge to discuss progress of a Feasibility Study that’s underway to help determine in which direction the town should go when it comes to the 50-year old Edward Balmer Elementary School. The school no longer... Read more.
10/13/2017 - 06:03:26 AM
UXBRIDGE - A bill that would amend the Uxbridge Town Charter to allow for the recall of elected officials in the town will be heard this afternoon at the Statehouse by the Joint Committee on Election Laws. Uxbridge residents overwhelmingly approved at Town Meeting... Read more.
10/13/2017 - 05:58:12 AM
FRANKLIN -A Boston man accused of shooting a father and son, the son who died of his injuries, as they rode their motorcycles on the Expressway. He then went to a Dorchester home and killed his girlfriend and he was later arrested in Franklin pleading not guilty... Read more.
10/10/2017 - 09:34:23 AM
UPTON - An informational session will be held tonight in Upton as the town has entered into a 12-month agreement with Colonial Power to bring energy cost savings to residents and business owners. The newly created Upton Community Choice Power Supply Program... Read more.
10/10/2017 - 09:31:26 AM
NORTHBRIDGE - The Town of Northbridge is providing residents with a list of answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding a Feasibility Study for the 50-year old Edward Balmer Elementary School. The town feels the school has reached a point that it no longer... Read more.
10/10/2017 - 09:27:38 AM
MILFORD - Milford Police assisted Massachusetts State Police by providing back up as authorities investigated multiple calls of a white Honda driving all over the road on Route 495 with the operator possible having an open container. State Police, out of the Millbury... Read more.
10/05/2017 - 05:01:50 PM
HOPKINTON - The Hopkinton School Committee has a full agenda tonight and will take some time to discuss the process in the search for a new Superintendent of Schools. Hopkinton School Committee members will consider and then decide on a motion to approve the successful... Read more.
10/05/2017 - 03:07:52 PM
STATE - The Senate on Thursday tackled another round of Gov. Charlie Baker's budget vetoes, agreeing to 27 overrides. A question came on whether to override or sustain the governor's veto in line item on Sewer Rate Relief Funding, which had been reduced by $1,100,000... Read more.
10/05/2017 - 02:20:29 PM
MILFORD - The Milford Special Town Meeting will be taking place later this month and now the warrant is available to be reviewed by residents. A warrant that includes 27-articles. Among those articles is Article 14 to see if the town will vote to amend Zoning By-Laws in... Read more.
10/05/2017 - 06:59:11 AM
Thanks To Yanks is pleased to be sponsoring the annual Hope for Heroes Donation Drive from November 8-11th, 2017. This donation drive will be collecting items for homeless veterans residing at various Veteran shelters. Read more.
10/04/2017 - 05:32:13 PM
UXBRIDGE - The Town of Uxbridge is losing its Town Manager as the Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee continue to holds joint public hearings this week and next in preparation for the Fall Town Meeting to be held later this month. Uxbridge Town Manager David... Read more.
10/04/2017 - 05:19:40 PM
FRANKLIN - The Franklin Police Department has seen a recent rise in the number of reported car break-ins throughout the town in the past few weeks. Just this past weekend there were at least eight break-ins reported. Most recently overnight Sunday/early Monday morning... Read more.
09/29/2017 - 11:55:52 AM
MASSACHUSETTS - State Representative Brian Murray of Milford has filed a resolve that would establish a special commission to investigate and study the impact of undocumented aliens residing in the State. Representative Murray recently testified before the Joint Committee... Read more.
09/29/2017 - 11:53:37 AM
BELLINGHAM - Residents of Bellingham will have 16-articles to decide on when they attend a Special Town Meeting scheduled for next month. A report done by the seven-member Finance Committee reveals recommendations of approval for two of the more costly articles... Read more.
09/29/2017 - 11:50:27 AM
HOPKINTON/FRANKLIN - As a result of an ongoing investigation by Hopkinton Police and Franklin Police, along with federal authorities, Hopkinton Detectives yesterday seized over a kilogram of the drug referred to as “Ecstasy” or “Molly”. The seizure of approximately... Read more.
09/27/2017 - 10:49:02 AM
MILFORD - At a Special Town Meeting in Milford last night, Town Meeting members overwhelmingly approved the towns purchase of the Milford Water Company. The 63-million dollar price tag was worked out months ago while town officials did its due diligence with the Board of... Read more.
09/27/2017 - 10:46:03 AM
FRANKLIN - The Franklin Town Council will meet tonight at which time members are expected to appoint a new Treasurer/Tax Collector for the town following the decision earlier this year by long-time Treasurer/Tax Collector Jim Dacey to retire from the position. Franklin... Read more.
09/27/2017 - 10:44:22 AM
HOPKINTON - A public forum will be held tonight in Hopkinton to update residents on the Downtown Corridor Project. Town officials say the forum is intended to present a summary of the work and inform residents on proposed changes to the Downtown Corridor Project on Main... Read more.
09/21/2017 - 05:23:01 AM
LOCAL TOWN PAGES - October 7, 2017 will mark the 20th anniversary of the town of Holliston’s hosting the Massachusetts CF Cycle for Life, an annual fundraising bike ride through ten scenic Metrowest towns benefitting people with Cystic Fibrosis. Since its onset, 4,037... Read more.
09/20/2017 - 05:33:08 AM
MILFORD - Only roughly 5,400 Milford residents, out of just under 28,000, came out to the polls yesterday to decide on the fate of future of "pot shops" in town. In the end, 56.3% of the voted decided against the idea. The vote came down, roughly, to a 700-vote margin... Read more.
09/13/2017 - 06:14:50 PM
HOPKINTON - A public forum on the downtown corridor project in Hopkinton is being pushed back a week. The forum will present residents with a summary of the downtown corridor project and will inform the public on the proposed changes to be made to Main Street from Wood... Read more.
09/13/2017 - 06:08:43 PM
MILFORD - For the second night in a row, Milford residents were asked to attend a community forum last night. This time the topic was Marijuana and the upcoming special town election next week to ban recreational pot shops and businesses from operating in Milford. After... Read more.
09/13/2017 - 05:49:30 AM
MILFORD – The National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), has granted three-year accreditation to Milford Regional’s Breast Center. The accreditation is only given to those centers that have... Read more.
09/12/2017 - 04:33:36 PM
MILFORD - Milford Selectmen say following a very thorough due-diligence review of all matters surrounding the Town’s purchase of the Milford Water Company, the Board has concluded the purchase and ultimate control of the town's water supply is in the best interest of the... Read more.
09/12/2017 - 04:30:11 PM
MEDWAY - The Route 109 Transportation Improvement project in Medway continues with more paving scheduled for today and tomorrow as the contractor continues to install electrical conduit along Main Street for the traffic lights and Street signs. Another crew did some prep... Read more.
09/12/2017 - 04:25:30 PM
MILFORD - The Special Town Election regarding the Marijuana Ban Ballot Question is Tuesday, September 19th. Polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Precincts 1 & 6 will vote at the Milford Senior Center, 60 North Bow St. Precincts 2 & 3 will vote at the... Read more.
09/01/2017 - 05:51:45 AM
MILFORD - A Milford man is facing charges following a “road rage” car chase around a Burger King parking lot in Rhode Island where a teenage bicyclist escaped serious injury when he got caught in the middle. 57-year old Robert Brock of 27 Courtland Street is charged with... Read more.
09/01/2017 - 05:49:00 AM
MILFORD - A 10-year old boy was struck while riding his bicycle in Milford late Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened near the intersection of Spruce Street and Congress Street at around 4:45 yesterday afternoon. Rescue responded. Initially the young boy was... Read more.
08/30/2017 - 12:36:49 PM
MILFORD - If you’re a Milford resident and plan on voting in a Special Town Election next month, dealing with a Marijuana ban ballot question, you need to be a registered voter and today is the last day to register to vote. Milford residents will make their voice heard... Read more.
08/30/2017 - 12:30:32 PM
MILFORD - The Commission on Cancer has granted a three year accreditation with Commendation to the cancer program at the Milford Regional Medical Center. It’s only awarded to hospitals that exceed standard requirements and maintain levels of excellence in the delivery of... Read more.
08/24/2017 - 07:33:34 AM
MENDON - The Town of Mendon’s 350th Anniversary Celebration will culminate this weekend when residents attend a huge Block Party and attend a fireworks display. Admission is free, although there is small costs for the vendors, along with games and activities for the... Read more.
08/24/2017 - 07:26:16 AM
MILFORD - Residents of Milford who are not registered voters but would like to have their voice heard on the town's Marijuana ban ballot question next monthhave a week left to register. This can be done at the Town Clerk's Office with the deadline being next Wednesday... Read more.
08/24/2017 - 07:07:20 AM
MANSFIELD - Another town is issuing a warning to its residents about scammers, who continue to come up with ways to steal your money. Mansfield Police received a call from a father who was convinced his daughter had been kidnapped. It turns out, as his wife was on the... Read more.
08/17/2017 - 10:35:54 AM
STATE - Massachusetts State Police are searching for the owner of a drone that came within 100-feet of a state police helicopter making its way from Holliston to Newburyport yesterday morning. A State Police spokesman says the copter was passing over Lawrence Airport... Read more.
08/17/2017 - 10:24:18 AM
MILFORD - The Milford School Committee will meet tonight at which time members will get a few updates from the Superintendent of Schools, Doctor Kevin McIntyre. The committee will hear from Doctor McIntyre on the status of the solar project at the Woodland Elementary... Read more.
08/16/2017 - 08:29:04 PM
HOLLISTON - In the Town of Holliston, the Washington Street Corridor and Town Center Signalization Project is set to begin early next month. The Board of Selectmen reminding residents about the long-anticipated project with work scheduled to start by early September... Read more.
08/16/2017 - 08:26:53 PM
BELLINGHAM - Bellingham Police are asking for the public’s help for information regarding the vandalism in the town over the past weekend as they review video gathered to hopefully identify those responsible. Detective Stephen Daigle says the widespread graffiti likely... Read more.
08/15/2017 - 08:18:05 PM
HOPKINTON - A Hopkinton man is facing several charges after leading Hopkinton Police on a short high speed chase early Saturday morning that only ended when the driver went down a dead-end road. 18-year old William Coles of 3 Penny Meadow Lane is charged with operating... Read more.
08/15/2017 - 08:14:45 PM
HOPEDALE - The investigation of a reported shooting in Hopedale that turned out to be hoax is continuing today. Police in Hopedale and from a number of surrounding towns, including Milford and Mendon, responded to 44 Mendon Street Sunday night after a call from an... Read more.
08/15/2017 - 08:07:38 PM
FRANKLIN - The new Superintendent of Schools in Franklin says she was drawn to the town because of the school department, the community and opportunities available to students. Sara Ahern was invited to the recent Franklin Town Council meeting where she told councilors... Read more.
08/14/2017 - 08:11:06 PM
HOPEDALE - Hopedale Police and State Police responded to a report of a shooting at a home on Mendon Street late last night, however it’s been determined it was all a hoax. A 9-1-1 call, sometime around 10:30 last night, reported a 12-year old boy saying his mom shot... Read more.
08/14/2017 - 08:02:11 PM
HOLLISTON - The Holliston Police Department will welcome tomorrow a team of assessors from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission to begin examining various aspects of the department's policies and procedures as well as its operations and facilities. Holliston... Read more.
08/14/2017 - 07:58:26 PM
MILFORD - The State Department of Public Utilities officially announcing the postponement of a public hearing on the Milford Water Company's petition for a general rate increase. The D-P-U sending out the notice on Friday suspending the effective date of the proposed... Read more.
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