Thursday Dec 5
Quincy's average property tax bill to rise $107
The tax bill for the average single-family home in Quincy is expected to increase around $107, with Quincy officials finalizing the tax rate for the fiscal 2014.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Study Shows Cost and Security are...
December 4, 2013 As companies navigate a new business landscape, mobility plays an important role in the future of many organizations.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Slick Massachusetts Roads Slow Trip Home For Holiday Weekend Travelers
The Sunday after Thanksgiving is one of the major travel days of the year, and slick roadways led to a cautious trip home in Massachusetts this year.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Rec. Department's Learn to Skate Signups Thursday, Nov. 21
As posted on the Braintree Recreation's website: The Braintree Recreation Department's "Learn to Skate Program" will get underway on Fridays from Jan. 3 through Feb. 21, 2014 from 5 to 6 p.m. for kids ages 5 through 12 at the William Connell Rink on Broad Street in Weymouth.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Partners-South Shore merger review grows
A state inquiry into Partners HealthCare's proposed takeover of South Shore Hospital in Weymouth - and how it could affect prices and competition - got a bit larger Wednesday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Should Braintree Councilors Get More Money for More Work?
Braintree Town Councilor Paul "Dan" Clifford last week withdrew a proposal to examine an additional stipend for councilors who serve on the most active committee, Ways & Means, which has oversight of the town budget.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Regulars left with nowhere to get the good stuff as Building 19 calls it quits
Patricia Rocha picked up a $0.49 napkin rack marked "30% off!" and tossed it into her shopping cart next to a few dented canned goods.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Teen Craft Extravaganza, Friends of Thayer Library Concert
Teens ages 12-17 can spend the afternoon designing and then creating any project they want using the library's large art and craft supply collection.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Dog dies at doggie daycare Land of Pawz in Weymouth, MA
A 3 year old female terrier mix died on Sunday, November 10, 2013, when she ran through three open gates at Land of Pawz, a dog daycare and kennel located in North Weymouth on Bridge Street, and was hit by a car.
Mother convicted of second-degree murder in daughter's drug death
A South Shore mother was found guilty today of second-degree murder in the death of her 4-year-old daughter who never woke up one night in December 2006 after ingesting toxic levels of psychotropic drugs.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
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The call came to Town Hall from a gas station owner on Bridge Street: A customer was worried that the attendant would scratch the paint on his new motorcycle.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Store employee arraigned in sale of 'bath salts'
An employee at a Hyannis convenience store whom police arrested Monday for selling illegal "bath salts" pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Barnstable District Court.
Hingham increases annual fee for restaurant liquor licenses
Annual liquor license fees for the 26 restaurants in Hingham with all-alcohol permits are about to go up, after selectmen voted to approve a tiered fee increase at their meeting in early November.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Man charged with selling bath salts in Hyannis
Police arrested Muhammad Abid, 34, of Weymouth today on a charge of possession of a class C substance, specifically bath salts, with intent to distribute, the police said in a printed release.
Police Log: Assault on Disabled Elderly Person, Stun Gun Possession
To supplement police logs Braintree Patch runs on significant arrests and charges that happen in town, below is information in the daily incident report.
Veterans Celebrated, Braintree Firefighter Honored at East Ceremony
U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Timothy Chapman served three tours of duty in Iraq. He was there in Kurdistan guarding a maximum security prison, took part in the early stages of the surge in Baghdad in 2007, and trained Iraqi soldiers two years later.
' Kaspar Roos to Kick Off Compa...
November 11, 2013 Kaspar Roos , Director for InfoTrends' Production Workflow and Custom Communications Service , will be a keynote speaker at Comparting 2013 - The de facto Forum for Multi-Channel Document Management.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Melrose Woman Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries
Massachusetts state police say a Weymouth man who reportedly failed to stop for a red light has struck a vehicle driven by a Melrose woman in Stoneham, leaving the 38-year-old victim with life-threatening injuries.