Thursday, May 16, 2013
Former Patriots lineman on Bill Belichick: "He rarely smiles, but he does laugh."
Former Patriots lineman Matt Light was at Southeastern Regional in Easton Wednesday morning promoting his nonprofit, the Light Foundation. Light took time to mingle with some students and talk about the upcoming cornhole tournament at Gillette Stadium to support his foundation.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Students in the cabinet and collision repair department constructed cornhole boards that will be auctioned off for Matt Light's charity.
Students at Southeastern Regional High School were paid a visit by former New England Patriots lineman Matt Light Wednesday morning. Light mingled with students and autographed sets of cornhole boards constructed by the cabinet and collision repair departments. The boards, when completed, will be auctioned off at Light's charity cornhole tournament at Gillette Stadium June 1 to benefit the Light Foundation. "This foundation emphasizes character building and accountability, which is the same thing we do," said Southeastern Collision repair instructor Robert Morin. Morin said the students had been working on the cornhole boards for about two weeks and they were slated to be completed by the tournament on June 1. Superintendent Luis Lopes …
Monday, May 6, 2013
The Tigers dropped a Davenport Division contest to Foxborough Monday afternoon.
Oliver Ames girls' lacrosse fell to Foxborough Monday afternoon, 13-4 at Muscato Stadium. With the loss, OA fell to 3-10. Foxborough improved to 10-1.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Foxborough resident Gretta Schaaf recently participated in the 2013 Urban Plunge program, a unique learning initiative offered through My Brother’s Keeper in Easton.
Thursday, January 24
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Foxborough resident Gretta Schaaf, a student at Providence College, recently participated in the 2013 Urban Plunge program, a unique learning initiative offered through My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) in Easton. A non-profit organization located in Easton, MBK delivers food and furniture to families in need. Schaaf, along with four other PC students participated in Urban Plunge from Jan. 8-11. This is the fourth year PC students have attended the program along with students from the University of Notre Dame and Stonehill College. In addition to delivering needed items, students attended prayer services, guest lectures and group reflection. According to MBK, with each delivery, volunteers give out a crucifix with the words, “We…
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The Tigers defeated Foxborough Wednesday night, 5-0.
The Oliver Ames boys' hockey team got back to their winning ways Wednesday night at the Asiaf Arena in Brockton, defeating Foxborough, 5-0. The Tigers broke a three-game losing streak and improved to 5-3-1 with the win. Goalie Jimmy Tierney earned his second shutout of the season. Foxborough dropped to 4-6-1 with the loss.
Sunday, December 30, 2012
A robbery on Route 140 is the subject of today's "Wanted."
- POLICE & FIRE
Sunday, December 30, 2012
Each week, we'll feature a different outstanding criminal case from around the region. Information is courtesy of MassMostWanted.com. If you have any information regarding the case, contact your local police department. Robbery - Case No. 120696 December 11, 2012 Foxborough : Dunkin Dounts 30 Commercial Street Case Details: W/M, approx 5'7", med. build, brown hair, late 30s - early 40s: Entered the Dunkin Dounts on Rte 140 and approached the counter asking for a donut. Suspect lunged at register as clerk was ringing up item and wrestled money away from the clerk. Suspect then left the store on foot and was seen running to a nearby gas station and leaving the scene in a white pick up truck. Any information about the identity of suspect or …
Thursday, December 27, 2012
Arrests reported in Foxborough’s police logs from Dec. 21 involves Easton man.
Editor’s note: The following information was provided by the Foxborough Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, they do not indicate conviction. An Easton man and a Mansfield woman were each arrested on multiple drug possession charges following a motor vehicle stop outside of the Commercial Street Dunkin’ Donuts in Foxborough on Friday, Dec. 21. James Peter Faradi, 35, of 15 Foundry St. Apt. #E1, South Easton and Stephanie Marie Procaro, 31, of 1902 Francis Ave., Mansfield were each arrested and charged with multiple drug possession after appearing to be "drunk" while at the Dunkin' Donuts drive-thru window just before 11:17 p.m., according to Foxborough police. “Caller reported two ‘drunks’ going through drive-up …
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Oliver Ames never trailed Tuesday night.
The Oliver Ames girls' basketball team got off to a hot start and never seemed to cool down against the Foxborough Warriors Tuesday night. The 63-45 win at home improved the Tigers to 2-0 to start the season. OA's transition game, led by senior point guard Asia Mitchell game propelled them Tuesday. "Asia did a great job taking the ball to the rim and as a result of that, defensively Foxborough had to respect the fact that she was going to take it to the rim and she just had a couple of great passes and we had some great 2 on 1’s," Oliver Ames coach Elaine Clement-Holbrook said. For Foxborough, which dropped to 3-1, coming into Nixon Gymnasium and facing the Tigers' high-powered offense led by Mitchell and senior forward Caitlyn Abela was a…
Sunday, December 2, 2012
The single car-crash took place on Foundry Street in Easton Saturday night.
Easton and Massachusetts State Police are investigating a reported fatal motor vehicle accident that took place on Foundry Street/Rte. 106 Saturday night. Easton police and Massachusetts State Police said the accident took place at 285 Foundry St. The victim is currently identified as 76-year-old Frederick L Haarer Jr. of 16 Richard Street Foxborough. The incident remains under investigation. Just prior to the accident police received a call reporting an erratic operator on Route 106. Moments later, the crash was reported via numerous 911 calls. An Easton Police investigation revealed that the vehicle traveled off the road and hit the guardrail. The vehicle then reentered the road, crossing both lanes and struck a utility pole. The pole …
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Borderland was taken over by the Hockomock League Cross Country Championships Saturday.
The 2012 George King Hockomock Cross Country Championships were held at Borderland State Park in Easton Saturday morning. The Oliver Ames boys team placed second and the Oliver Ames girls team placed second. Mansfield took top honors for the boys and Franklin took top honors for the girls. Below are final times: Individual Girls: 1 #68 Holmes, Liz SO Foxborough 6:00.3 18:39.15 2 #4 Cuddeback, Shelby SR Attleboro 6:13.3 19:19.56 3 #233 Carey, Sami JR Mansfield 6:17.7 19:33.43 4 #103 Hagen, Lauren SR Franklin 6:19.3 19:38.43 5 #500 Sun, Caroline SR Sharon 6:21.6 19:45.41 6 #255 Sarkisian, Emily SO Mansfield…