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Groundbreaking fun in Foxboro

FOXBORO - Wearing her pink fedora, Saige DeGuglielmo, 5, was among the kids who played on tot lot equipment, danced happily across the lawn, and conquered the lower branches of a small tree near a pic
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Foxboro says it's not liable for alleged abuse by former youth leader

FOXBORO - The town won't pay out millions of dollars in compensation to alleged victims of one-time youth leader William Sheehan, who is accused of molesting at least 28 boys decades ago.
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Foxborough Girl, 4, Falls 20 Feet from Apartment Window

The girl reportedly suffered an unspecified head injury from the fall on Sunday afternoon.
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Eatery owner facing charges of indecent assault

A long-time Foxboro restaurant owner faces felony charges of indecent assault on at least three teenaged girls, authorities and the father of one of the alleged victims said Wednesday.
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Four nights, 200,000 fans at Gillette

Plan your local car trips over the next few days, especially if you need to use Route 1 between between Interstate 95 and 495.
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Town shows its heart

They didn't want to stand up and be recognized for the wounds they suffered in combat.
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Homeless Man Conducted Bogus Charity Scam in Mansfield, Police Say

The "homeless veteran" said he was entitled to solicit funds for a nonexistent veterans charity because he served in the Army for 29 days more than three decades ago.
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Obituary: Olive L. Holman

HOLMAN, Olive L. (Lindsay) Of Foxborough, August 4th, surrounded by her loving family, age 95. Beloved wife of the late Oscar F. Devoted mother of Carl F. and his late wife, Christine of Boxboro, Jean Gibson and her husband, Paul of Tiverton, RI, Martha Wheeler and her husband, Bob of Walpole, Beverly Andersen and her husband Karl of Sandwich, Cynthia Cole and her husband, Rob of Glastonbury, CT, Elinor Thieme and her husband, Kevin of Plymouth, and Nancy Holman-LaMotte and her husband, Barry of Brockton. Loving "Grandma" of 16 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandson. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. For online guest, book, please visit: Alexander F. Thomas & Sons F. H.Walpole (508) ...
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Outpouring of Support for Foxborough Boy with Brain Tumor

Danny Nickerson, who has an inoperable brain tumorm is celebrating his sixth birthday in style after an outpouring of support, much of it coming from strangers around the world.
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Update: Foxborough Boy with Cancer Receives 50,000 Birthday Cards

Danny Nickerson asked for birthday cards for his sixth birthday, and boy, did the world deliver.
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Obituary: Loretta Cossette

Cossette, Loretta 84, died Thursday, July 24, 2014. She was the daughter of Josephine (DiRenzo) and James Collins. Loretta was born December 2, 1929 in Boston. She was a graduate of Roslindale High School. Loretta was employed as a cashier at Roche Brothers for 40+ years and retired in 2010. She loved spending time with her family and cooking for everyone. When she wasn't tending to her gardenias, she was doing word search puzzles or watching her favorite TV shows. Loretta was the loving mother of Ron and Sheila Cossette of Lakeville, Rick and Theresa Cossette of Walpole, Loretta and Robert Hamilton of Dedham, Lydia and Don Carlucci of Franklin, and Linda and Thomas Buckley of Foxborough. She was the ...
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Foxborough Boy with Cancer Receives More Mail in One Day Than Entire Town

A Massachusetts boy with terminal brain cancer wished for birthday cards for his 6th birthday. He ended up receiving over 30,000 pieces of mail.
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Kim Tan is the editor of the Globe South regional print edition and this Foxborough site.