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  1. Norfolk man taken to hospital after mixing chemicals while cleaning a homeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 19 |

    A Norfolk man was taken to the hospital Tuesday after he reported having difficulty breathing while using chemicals to clean a home, officials said. Fire officials from Norfolk and Foxborough responded to 8 Eagle Drive in Norfolk around noon Tuesday after receiving a 911 call from the cleaner.


  2. Corrections officer pleads guilty to smuggling opioids to inmateRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 11 |

    A state corrections officer pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Boston to a conspiracy charge for agreeing to smuggle opioids into prison for an inmate, officials said. William Holts, 51, of Pawtucket, R.I., had planned to smuggle 100 Suboxone strips into the Massachusetts Correctional Institute in Norfolk, in exchange for $2,000, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney's office.


  3. At Department of Correction, a death of compassionRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 28 |

    How meaningful is the state's new compassionate release law if it doesn't help a man for whom it seems to have been designed? That's the question that must be asked in the case of Alexander Phillips, the first inmate to apply for medical release under the state's new law, which allows for the early release of terminally ill inmates with less than 18 months to live. Phillips is serving an 18- to 20-year sentence at MCI Norfolk for manslaughter after pleading guilty to stabbing former friend Anthony Rano during a fight in 2006, when they were both 19. He would be eligible for parole in 2022, but he won't live that long.


  4. Ex-Milton Academy teacher accused of rape is back in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 |

    A former Milton Academy faculty member accused of sexual abuse is back in the country and is scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday in Norfolk Superior Court in Dedham, the Norfolk district attorney's office said. Reynold Buono, 72, had been living in southeast Asia, the DA's office said.


  5. Athol man dies after falling 30 feet out of a tree in MedwayRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2018 |

    Lewis P. Umbenhower III, 38, "was in the process of cutting a portion of a tree" at 27 Broken Tree Road when he fell, officials said.


  6. blotterRead the original story

    May 31, 2018 |

    CHILD ASSAULT CHARGE A Newton man charged with grabbing a child by the throat at a Brookline playground earlier this week was ordered held without bail pending a dangerousness hearing, officials said. Christian Amaral, 23, was charged with aggravated assault of a child, Deputy Brookline police Superintendent Michael Gropman said.


  7. At age 84, while his contemporaries lounge, Bill Doherty is rebuilding stone wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 |

    Wind gusts whistle through the tree branches as Bill Doherty bends and lifts heavy rocks scattered on the ground and gently sets them onto the wall alongside Xaverian Brothers High School. It's the kind of unseasonably chilly May morning when most people would rather stay indoors and grumble about the tardiness of spring.


  8. Lawyer charged with smuggling drugs into Plymouth jail for inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 |

    A lawyer allegedly used her attorney privileges to smuggle Suboxone into the Plymouth County House of Correction last week for an inmate, officials said Thursday. Elana Gordon, 42, will appear in Plymouth District Court for arraignment Thursday on various drug charges, District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz's office said in a statement.


  9. Two people killed when pickup truck slams into tree in StoughtonRead the original story

    May 9, 2018 |

    The two people killed in a crash in Stoughton on Tuesday have been identified by police as Angela Goodrich, 38, of Stoughton and Michael E. Luddington, 48, of Kingston. The fatal crash happened on Plain Street when a pickup truck slammed into a tree just before 5 p.m., according to the Norfolk district attorney's office.


  10. Norfolk prison officer charged with smuggling opioids for inmatesRead the original story

    May 9, 2018 |

    A corrections officer at the Massachusetts Correctional Institute in Norfolk was arrested Wednesday and charged for planning to smuggle more than 100 Suboxone strips into the prison for an inmate, prosecutors said. William Holts, 51, of Pawtucket, R.I., was charged in a criminal complaint with one count of conspiracy to possess a controlled substance with intent to distribute, according to a statement from the US Attorney's office.


  11. Randolph man arrested for robbing Gronkowski's Foxborough home, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 |

    Foxborough police Friday announced that a Randolph man was arrested on a handful of charges connected to a burglary of Patriots star Rob Gronkowski's home. The house was robbed last month while he was away at the Super Bowl.


  12. Man is arrested in stabbing of parents in restaurant as police probe girlfriend's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 |

    Police have arrested a young man suspected in the stabbing of his parents Saturday night inside a Millis restaurant and are investigating the death of the man's girlfriend, also on Saturday night, at her home in Needham, authorities said Sunday. Benjamin Walsh, 24, of Millis was arrested for the stabbings that took place Saturday night inside the Primavera restaurant at 20 Pleasant St. in Millis, where local police responded around 7 p.m. to a report of a "domestic incident" at the restaurant and found the husband and wife with "significant stab wounds," officials said.


  13. Needham woman's death being investigated in connection with stabbing inside Millis restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 |

    Police are investigating the death of a young woman in Needham Saturday night, and believe it may be connected to a double stabbing inside a Millis restaurant that left a husband and wife in serious condition, the Norfolk district attorney's office said. A person was arrested for the stabbings Saturday night inside the Primavera restaurant at 20 Pleasant Street, the office said in a statement.


  14. 3 photos that told the story of the stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 |

    For the 40th anniversary of the Blizzard of 1978, a ferocious storm that caused more than $1 billion in damage and killed 99 people in New England - including 73 in Massachusetts - the Globe sorted through old photographs taken of residents who were impacted by the historic winter event. Below are a few of the stories behind those pictures .


  15. Nearly 10,000 without power across MassachusettsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2017 |

    Thousands of customers throughout Massachusetts were without power Saturday night, as rain caused icy tree limbs to fall on power lines. Nearly 10,000 customers were without power around 9:15 p.m., according to online outage maps from Eversource and National Grid.


  16. 1 dead, 2 injured after Medfield crashRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2017 |

    One person died and another two were injured in a "serious motor vehicle crash" on Route 109 in Medfield Tuesday afternoon, officials said. At least one person was flown in a helicopter from the scene to a hospital, the Norfolk district attorney's office said.


  17. King Philip students suspended for - hate crime'Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2017 |

    Several students at a regional high school in Norfolk are being disciplined for harassing a classmate and the classmate's mother in an incident the school's superintendent described as a "hate crime." The students directed "inappropriate and racist slurs" at the victim, who was their sports teammate at King Philip Regional High School, King Philip Regional School District Superintendent Elizabeth Zielinski said in a statement posted to the school's website.


  18. Veteran who killed himself and son in Foxborough stole gun used in attack, official saysRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 |

    The Iraq War veteran who fatally shot his 6-year-old son and then committed suicide nearly two months ago in Foxborough stole a handgun from a friend to commit the attack, the Norfolk district attorney's office said Friday. Investigators used the serial number on the .45 caliber handgun to confirm that it had been taken from the home of William F. Scaccia Jr.'s friend, said David Traub, the district attorney's spokesman.


  19. Foxborough man faces numerous child rape countsRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2017 |

    A 28-year-old Foxborough man posted bail Thursday after he was arraigned on numerous child rape counts, the Norfolk district attorney's office said. John B. Quinn Jr. pleaded not guilty to six counts of aggravated rape of a child and six counts of rape of a child with force following an investigation by Foxborough police, prosecutors said in a statement.


  20. Downpours with up to 2 inches of rain per hour possible todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 |

    A turbulent weather system is moving across Massachusetts Wednesday, leading the National Weather service to issue severe thunderstorm warnings for Norfolk and Plymouth counties that will remain in effect until 11:45 a.m. Wednesday. The alerts for Norfolk and Plymouth came after a similar warning for Bristol County expired just before 11 a.m. In all three counties,the concern was for winds gusting up to 60 miles an hour, penny sized hail, both of which could cause damage to power lines and homes.


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