Dispatcher That Handled Call for Rt. 1 Fatal Dragging Put on Paid Leave
The Wrentham police dispatcher that handled the initial call related to a fatal dragging on Route 1 in November has been put on administrative leave.
Wrentham Police investigate response time in woman's dragging death
Wrentham Police are conducting an internal review into why a police cruiser was not dispatched immediately to the Arbor Inn on November 18, when a hotel worker was struck by a truck and dragged to her death.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Your post-Thanksgiving shopping list
Planning your shopping route for this weekend? Here's what you can expect at some area stores : Wrentham Village Premium Outlets host its After-Thanksgiving Weekend Sale Friday through Sunday.
Early Bird Shoppers Take Advantage Of Black Friday Hours, Deals
Black Friday appeared to be off to a brisk start with shoppers flocking to local malls and outlets as soon as they opened after midnight.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Wrentham Youths Earn Boston College High School Honors
Jonathan M. Lilley 2014 and Brendan M. Lilley 2015 of Wrentham achieved High Honors for the First Quarter at Boston College High School.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
911 calls released in deadly hit and run in Foxboro
Prosecutors say 22-year-old Moses Acloque was leaving the Arbor Inn after a dispute about payment when he hit and killed 58-year-old Kanchanben Patel.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Senator Ross Votes against Excessive Increase to Minimum Wage
Senator Richard J. Ross voted against legislation that will increase the state's minimum wage from $8 per hour to $11 per hour by 2016, beginning on July 1, 2014.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Woman dragged 5km by pick-up truck
A WOMAN died after being dragged almost 5km by a pick-up truck before its driver was seen dislodging the body, police report.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Senate sends $11-per-hour minimum wage bill to House
The Senate voted 32-7 on Tuesday to increase the state's minimum wage by $3 over the next three years to $11 an hour, approving legislation that would give Massachusetts the highest minimum wage in the country and give the state's lowest-wage workers their first raise in six years.
Norwood man pleads not guilty in woman's dragging death
Tire tracks are seen at the Arbor Inn Motel, where a motel worker was allegedly hit by a fleeing vehicle and dragged about three miles along Route 1, Tuesday, November 19, 2013.
Woman struck, dragged to her death in Wrentham
A woman was killed last night when she was struck by a vehicle outside her workplace in Wrentham and then dragged for nearly three miles until the driver and his vehicle stopped near Patriot Place in Foxborough, authorities said today.
Woman dies after being struck, dragged in Wrentham
Authorities say a woman has died after being struck by a pickup truck outside a Wrentham motel and dragged three miles up U.S. Route 1 to Foxborough.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Week Ahead: Book Drive at the Library, School Committee to Talk Fees, and More
Today: Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning... Then sunny in the afternoon.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley has directed Roman Catholic parishes under his leadership to take a special collection this weekend to help victims of a typhoon that has killed thousands and left some 600,000 people homeless in the Philippines.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Victims of fatal I-95 crash identified as man, woman from Wrentham
A man and woman from Wrentham died in a rollover crash on Interstate 95 in Norwood last night that backed up traffic for nearly three hours.
Mass. State Police Probe Car Crash On Rt. 95
Massachusetts state police investigators are trying to determine what caused a car to rollover numerous times in Norwood, killing two people who were in the vehicle Spokesman David Procopio says in a statement released on Saturday that emergency workers pronounced the victims dead on the spot.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Martha's Vineyard Times
Vineyard harriers impress in Division 5 meet
The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School cross-country teams competed Saturday in Wrentham in the Eastern Massachusetts Division 5 meet.
Woonsocket Police Arrest Man for DUI on Diamond Hill Road
On Oct. 30 at 2:16 a.m., Woonsocket Police Officer Sean Rochette spotted a brown sedan exit the Diamond Hill Road Plaza and pull a left without stopping at the red light, and followed him.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Foxboro Police Arrest Franklin Man on OUI and Firearm Charges
A Franklin man has been arraigned in Wrentham Distrcit Court after being arrested on multiple charges.
NH Gop to Brown: Make up Your Mind Already
New Hampshire Republicans say former Sen. Scott Brown must decide quickly if he wants to challenge Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen for her seat next year.