Three weeks late, Scituate adopts budget

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SCITUATE – Residents of Scituate came together Tuesday evening to adopt a 2017/2018 operating budget that includes an additional $300,000 for the School Department and $6,800 to the Police Department for new tasers and shotguns. These amendments to the budget pushed the proposed tax levy increase... more

Gagne, 100, is grand marshal of Memorial Day Parade

His secret to longevity? Working hard and quitting smoking and drinking
LINCOLN – A 100-year-old decorated World War II veteran is this year’s grand marshal of the Lincoln Memorial Day Parade. William Gagne, sitting inside the home he’s lived in since 1940, is quiet when asked to reflect on his accomplishments. His son, Robert, however, and one of his grandchildren,... more

North Smithfield streetlights will soon shine brighter

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NORTH SMITHFIELD – A new lighting system coming to the town in May will dramatically change the appearance of North Smithfield at... more

Councilwoman will appear before Ethics Commission

SMITHFIELD – An ethics complaint from local businessman Jackson Despres alleges that Town Councilor Maxine Cavanagh violated ethics... more

Building a sports village

New England Sports Village in Attleboro opens state-of-the-art hockey facility with restaurant; prepares to build aquatics center, hotel, field house
ATTLEBORO, Mass. – David Boucher knew something was wrong three winters ago when his 4½-year-old son was having temper problems... more

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