Plainville Times

KP Middle School Announces Honor Roll

The King Philip Middle School announced the honor roll for the first quarter, 2014. The full honor roll is available here.
Plainville Times

Hockey Fundraiser at UNO

The KP Boys High School Hockey team is also holding a dough raiser fundraiser at Uno on December 17. Download this coupon and bring it to Uno at Wrentham Premium Outlets on the 17th and 20 % of the bill will be donated to King Philip Boys Varsity and JV...
Plainville Times

Junior High Girls Hockey Takes Off

(KP Junior High Hockey Player Abby Carr) In its second season, KP Junior High Girls hockey has doubled in size providing girls in grades 6 through 8 an opportunity to represent their towns and have another competitive outlet on the ice. Many of the girls play for the similarly named...
Plainville Times

Plainville Student Interns at State house

Kyle Bechet of Plainville is interning with Senator Richard Ross. Bechet has lived in Plainville for most of his life, went through the Plainville public school system and later graduated from King Philip Regional High School in Wrentham. He is an Eagle Scout and currently attends Boston University where he...
Plainville Times

Ross and Dooley Push to Retain Regional School Transportation Funds

Senator Richard Ross and Representative Shawn Dooley have joined a number of their colleagues in requesting the restoration of the Regional School Transportation funding which has been reduced as part of Governor Patrick’s 9C cuts. In the letter to Governor Deval Patrick, legislators requested that he take immediate action to...
Boston Globe
Boston Globe

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.
Your Town

Shawn Dooley wins House seat

House Republicans will soon add to their ranks after Shawn Dooley, the town clerk and School Committee chairman in Norfolk, cruised to victory Tuesday night over two challengers to capture the 9th Norfolk House seat.
Your Town

A new name coming for that place known as Comcast Center

It’s been newly christened as the Xfinity Center, the fourth name in 27 years.
Your Town

Suffolk Downs casino partnership with Mohegan Sun is official

Suffolk Downs announced Wednesday afternoon that it will partner with Mohegan Sun on a resort casino proposed to be built on 42 acres of the racetrack’s 52-acre property in the city of Revere.
Your Town

Milford voters overwhelmingly reject proposed casino

Milford voters emphatically rejected a billion Foxwoods-backed gambling resort on Tuesday, crushing a casino proposal five years in development, and shrinking the field of applicants for the state’s most lucrative gambling license.
Your Town

Report raises questions on Foxwoods casino bid in Milford

A background check by investigators for the Massachusetts Gaming Commission has raised questions about the ability of a group led by Connecticut casino operator Foxwoods to manage a proposed billion resort casino in Milford.
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