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Online only: Local legislator honored
Keiko Orrall, Massachusetts state representative, is in Japan this week on the 2014 Japanese American Leadership Delegation program, which brings 10 prominent Japanese Americans to Japan for a week-long trip dedicated to building people-to-people connections with Japanese leaders.
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Bits & Pieces
Global Learning Charter Public School: Presents their Global Gala Fundraiser, 6-9 p.m. March 22 at the New Bedford Whaling Museum.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Three arrested on home invasion charges
According to Middleboro Police Lt. Joseph Perkins, information obtained from a witness was the key to promptly identifying and arresting three suspects in a home invasion reported around 3 p.m. Monday afternoon at 5 Winter St. Allegedly, two of the three suspects entered the home of a 20-year-old male who resides alone at the address, wearing masks ... (more)
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Police warn against racing on Rochester causeway
Two grisly accidents last week involving five young Middleboro residents have left local police warning of the dangers of racing.
Two people killed in Middleboro crash on Route 44
A fatal car accident on Route 44 in Middleboro left two people dead Tuesday. Sky 7 was over the scene where two cars collided head on shortly after 1 p.m. Route 44 was shut down for two hours while the State Police Reconstruction Team worked on the scene, to try to figure out what happened.
Two killed in Middleboro head-on crash
Middleboro police spokesman Sgt. Joe Perkins tells The Boston Globe that the drivers were a 63-year-old Middleborough man and a 40-year-woman.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Fri Mar 07, 2014
North Congregational Church, UCC, ordains student minister
Courtesy photo Eric Sherlock was ordained Feb. 23 at North Congregational Church, UCC, in Middleboro.
Neck Road crashes linked, charges filed
Following a second consecutive car wreck on Neck Road this week, Rochester police charged a Middleboro man with speeding, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, failure to stop for police, and failure to stay in marked lanes.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Rail must be part of traffic solution
I believe a recent My View feature headlined "Give us a new bridge, not rail repair" missed an important point.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
New Bedford Art Museum listed among state's best lesser known attractions
The downtown museum is listed as an attraction for art lovers by the Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism in a press release today.
Three Middleboro men seriously injured in Rochester crash
Three Middleboro men were seriously injured when they were thrown out of a speeding car that hit the side of the road, flew up in the air and rolled over on Tuesday evening.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Coming in Print: Stories we're working on for this week's Gazette
Some of the stories we're working on for this week's edition of the Middleboro/Lakeville Gazette, available Thursday: Public safety officials from Middleboro and the region, along with the district attorney and state fire marshall, were speaking out this week in protest in response to the sentencing of two Middleboro men convicted of setting three ... (more)
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Fire officials wanted harsher sentences for arson suspects
A judge is under fire over what the state Fire Marshal is calling a dangerous plea deal for two men found guilty of setting a string of fires on the South Shore.
Talk of the Towns
The Middleboro Gazette and the Councils on Aging in Middleboro and Lakeville are once again sponsoring public forums for candidates in the April town elections.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Susan Pawlak-Seaman - Live and Learn: Vandals mar more than small-town landscape
For the first nine years of my life, my family lived on a quiet dead-end street on Middleboro's West Side.
Police see vandalism as 'random' despite offensive content
West Side residents awoke to an unpleasant surprise Sunday morning in the form of obscene graffiti on vehicles and homes scattered throughout stretches of Warren Avenue, West End Avenue, Lane Street and LeBaron Avenue.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Driver in fatal crash admits being drunk and high Is sentenced to 6...
Twenty-one-year old Zachery Lemmo of Middleboro admitted in court last week that he was under the influence of marijuana and alcohol when he struck the vehicle of well-known retired Middleboro teacher James "Jimmy" Braga on March 9, 2013.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
ALVES: of New Bedford, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, Ana , 92. Widow of Domingos Alves.