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Boston Globe
MSPCA receives more than $50,000 in donations to help dog who chewed off his own footthat will allow him to walk again, according to a release from MSPCA-Angell. T
MSPCA receives more than $50,000 in donations to help dog who chewed off his own foot
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
that will allow him to walk again, according to a release from MSPCA-Angell. The 2-year-old dog, Maverick, was rescued in Middleborough earlier this month by MSPCA officials. They estimate that his owner had left him tied up for days or even... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bridgewater police searching for car that allegedly caused serious multi-car crashresponding officers found the two occupants of a 2001 Harley Davidson motorcycl
Bridgewater police searching for car that allegedly caused serious multi-car crash
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
responding officers found the two occupants of a 2001 Harley Davidson motorcycle. The motorcycle’s driver, a 49-year-old Middleborough man, was transported to Brockton Hospital with serious injuries. He was later taken by medical helicopter to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pursuit of Plymouth carjacking suspect ended with crash into Taunton home, police say1:45 p.m. located the vehicle on Route 3, according to authorities. Police sai
Pursuit of Plymouth carjacking suspect ended with crash into Taunton home, police say
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
1:45 p.m. located the vehicle on Route 3, according to authorities. Police said the pursuit continued onto Route 44 in Middleborough where officers attempted to use stop sticks to deflate the car’s tires and end the chase but were... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dog forced to chew off his own paw to escape after owner tied him upbeing left tied up for what could have been weeks. The German Shepherd, named
Dog forced to chew off his own paw to escape after owner tied him up
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
being left tied up for what could have been weeks. The German Shepherd, named Maverick, was found tied to a tether in Middleborough by an animal control officer and rushed to an animal clinic on July 12. Veterinarians worked to treat the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Police chase ends with car crash into housethrough a house. Police sprayed off the smoking engine as officers from multipl
Police chase ends with car crash into house
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
through a house. Police sprayed off the smoking engine as officers from multiple agencies descended on the property. Middleborough Police Chief Joseph Perkins took the suspect down, and his vehicle also grazed the house. "The suspect began... Read more
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Boston Globe
Carjack suspect leads police on 30-mile chase, crashes into Taunton homegrabbed her keys, pushed her aside, and took off. He drove north on Route 3 and
Carjack suspect leads police on 30-mile chase, crashes into Taunton home
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
grabbed her keys, pushed her aside, and took off. He drove north on Route 3 and eventually west on Route 44 toward Middleborough, police said. The woman was not hurt. Middleborough officers and State Police joined Plymouth authorities in... Read more
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Boston Globe
MSPCA rescues dog who chewed off his own foot while trying to escape leashofficers seized the dog, whose name is Maverick, earlier this month after anima
MSPCA rescues dog who chewed off his own foot while trying to escape leash
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
officers seized the dog, whose name is Maverick, earlier this month after animal control officers found him in Middleborough. He was rushed to a clinic for treatment to the severe wound on his back right foot. Officials estimate that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dog chews off own foot after owner leaves him tetheredmost egregious cases of neglect we’ve seen.” The two-year-old long-haired Germ
Dog chews off own foot after owner leaves him tethered
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
most egregious cases of neglect we’ve seen.” The two-year-old long-haired German Shepherd, named Maverick, was found in Middleborough July 12 by an animal control officer who rushed him to a nearby animal clinic, according to a statement from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two seriously hurt in Bridgewater after motorcycle hits treewhen the 2001 Harley Davidson they were riding veered off the road and hit a tr
Two seriously hurt in Bridgewater after motorcycle hits tree
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
when the 2001 Harley Davidson they were riding veered off the road and hit a tree, police said. David Mitchell, 49, of Middleborough, was riding with Romy Karakostas, 53, at around 8 p.m when the crash happened on Route 18 near the intersection... Read more
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Gazette News
HISTORY: The changing face of MiddleboroughMIDDLEBOROUGH has seen some dramatic changes in the last 40 years. At the cent
HISTORY: The changing face of Middleborough
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
MIDDLEBOROUGH has seen some dramatic changes in the last 40 years. At the centre of it all stands the Octagon building, which was originally known as Royal London House. Building work began on Royal London House in 1978 on the site of the former... Read more
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Gazette News
Roadworks: Closures, works and obstructions across Colchester this weeka new shared pedestrian and cycle path. Drivers will be diverted along Nayland
Roadworks: Closures, works and obstructions across Colchester this week
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
a new shared pedestrian and cycle path. Drivers will be diverted along Nayland Road, Mill Road and Northern Approach. Middleborough will shut from the junction with the Middleborough Roundabout to the junction with St Peters Street on July 28... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man fled from scene after crashing pickup into cranberry bogA Middleborough man fled from first responders after crashing his pickup truck
Man fled from scene after crashing pickup into cranberry bog
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
A Middleborough man fled from first responders after crashing his pickup truck into a Carver cranberry bog Tuesday evening, according to police. He was later located by authorities and transported to Beth Israel Deaconess Jordan Hospital for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Medical marijuana industry spreading its roots in regionsaid Daniel Delaney, the firm’s chief executive. Other groups have applied to o
Medical marijuana industry spreading its roots in region
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
said Daniel Delaney, the firm’s chief executive. Other groups have applied to open facilities in Holbrook, Norwell, Norwood, Sharon, and Wareham — all provisionally certified — as well as in Canton, Hanover, Mansfield, Middleborough, and Ro... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State Health Officials announce first EEE-positive mosquito of the seasonin a mosquito in Massachusetts for the first time this year. The mosquito samp
State Health Officials announce first EEE-positive mosquito of the season
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
in a mosquito in Massachusetts for the first time this year. The mosquito samples were collected on Tuesday in the town of Middleborough in Plymouth County. This single finding does not indicate elevated risk from EEE at this time, but personal... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
EEE detected in Massachusetts for the first time this yearstate Public Health Department announced Friday that testing confirmed the viru
EEE detected in Massachusetts for the first time this year
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 12 days ago
state Public Health Department announced Friday that testing confirmed the virus was present in a mosquito collected in Middleborough earlier this week. The finding does not indicate an elevated risk of EEE, but residents are advised to take... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Haunted’ Middleborough house to feature in cable TV showWatch out, “Ghostbusters”! The town-owned and reputedly haunted Oliver House i
‘Haunted’ Middleborough house to feature in cable TV show
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Watch out, “Ghostbusters”! The town-owned and reputedly haunted Oliver House in Middleborough will be making its screen debut in an episode of the cable television show “Paranormal Lockdown.” A publicist for the show said the Oliver House episode... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
South Coast group open to alternative rail routelargest employers and institutions in the area, said it is open to learning mor
South Coast group open to alternative rail route
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
largest employers and institutions in the area, said it is open to learning more about a route that would take the planned South Coast Rail along a commuter rail line that ends at Middleborough, rather than routing it from Stoughton through E... Read more
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The Herald News
Fourth of July Activities for eastern Mass.For safety reasons, we are asking that visitors seek alternate viewing location
Fourth of July Activities for eastern Mass.
The Herald News / Posted 26 days ago
For safety reasons, we are asking that visitors seek alternate viewing locations for the July 4th celebration. North Middleborough: The annual 4th of July parade will be held from 10 a.m.-noon. Norwood: 1 p.m., Children's Bicycle, Tricycle,... Read more
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Boston Globe
For the recordthe cost of the proposed South Coast rail project mistakenly described a cheape
For the record
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
the cost of the proposed South Coast rail project mistakenly described a cheaper alternative. That plan would extend the Middleborough commuter rail line into New Bedford and Fall River. The Globe regrets these errors and welcomes information... Read more
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The Herald News
Court: Slots parlor question properly certified for ballotthe Franklin Fair, the Great Barrington Fair, the Marshfield Fair, the Northamp
Court: Slots parlor question properly certified for ballot
The Herald News / Posted 29 days ago
the Franklin Fair, the Great Barrington Fair, the Marshfield Fair, the Northampton Fair, the Weymouth Fair, and the Middleborough Agricultural Fair, according to a court brief filed by McCain's attorneys. The site of the Franklin Fair is now... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Court says slots parlor question properly certified for 2016 Ballotthe Franklin Fair, the Great Barrington Fair, the Marshfield Fair, the Northamp
Court says slots parlor question properly certified for 2016 Ballot
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
the Franklin Fair, the Great Barrington Fair, the Marshfield Fair, the Northampton Fair, the Weymouth Fair, and the Middleborough Agricultural Fair, according to a court brief filed by McCain’s attorneys. The site of the Franklin Fair is now... Read more
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The Herald News
Baker wants serious look at South Coast Rail route alternativeacross the protected Hockomock Swamp into Taunton for electrified service, an a
Baker wants serious look at South Coast Rail route alternative
The Herald News / Posted 29 days ago
across the protected Hockomock Swamp into Taunton for electrified service, an alternative presented Monday would extend the Middleborough/Lakeville line, using the existing diesel trains from near its current terminus to new stations in the Spindle... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Baker: Alternative route for South Coast rail may be neededmay be time to look at an alternative route. He's suggesting a route that woul
Baker: Alternative route for South Coast rail may be needed
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 30 days ago
may be time to look at an alternative route. He's suggesting a route that would take a right at Taunton, then "go over to Middleborough and take the Middleborough line up into South Station." Baker says that route could add another five minutes... Read more
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Boston Globe
Taunton casino’s foes will press onlike, ‘Oh my God, what’s he doing here?’ ” Littlefield said. “That’s when we kn
Taunton casino’s foes will press on
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
like, ‘Oh my God, what’s he doing here?’ ” Littlefield said. “That’s when we knew we were getting to him.” Adam Bond, the Middleborough lawyer who represent the neighbors, said the case hinges on a 2009 US Supreme Court ruling known as the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Cost estimate for South Coast Rail soars; Middleboro seen as possible alternative75 minutes from New Bedford and Fall River and is expected to be used by about
Cost estimate for South Coast Rail soars; Middleboro seen as possible alternative
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 30 days ago
75 minutes from New Bedford and Fall River and is expected to be used by about 4,500 riders a day. Initially dismissed, the Middleborough alternative became more viable when transportation officials determined how to address a bottleneck along the... Read more
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Boston Globe
South Coast rail could cost $1 billion more than estimatedthey want to lay out another possibility for service to the South Coast communi
South Coast rail could cost $1 billion more than estimated
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
they want to lay out another possibility for service to the South Coast communities: One that could include extending the Middleborough line to New Bedford, instead. Additional service for Fall River could possibly be added later with additional... Read more
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Boston Globe
Costs, schedule for commuter rail to Fall River and New Bedford have balloonedyet. Current plans call for extending the Stoughton branch of the commuter rai
Costs, schedule for commuter rail to Fall River and New Bedford have ballooned
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
yet. Current plans call for extending the Stoughton branch of the commuter rail, but the other option would build off the Middleborough/Lakeville line. That version would get riders between Boston and New Bedford in about 90 minutes, as opposed to... Read more
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