Plainville Times

Plainville to Receive Funds to Repair Roads and Bridges

Representative Shawn Dooley announced Plainville and the other towns in the 9th Norfolk District will receive funding for road and bridge repairs as part of a 0 million Chapter 90 bond authorization approved by the House of Representatives on March 25. Plainville is scheduled to receive 0,270, while Norfolk will...
Plainville Times

Trappistine Candy Sale at Wrentham and Plainville

The Youth Group of Saint Martha Parish, Plainville and Saint Mary Parish, Wrentham will sponsor a sale of Trappistine Candy on Palm Sunday. The sale will take place following each of the Masses at Saint Mary Parish, Wrentham and Saint Martha, Plainville on March 28th and 29th. The Youth Group...
Plainville Times

KP Parent Network Fundraiser at Roche Bros.

The KP Parent Network's annual fundraiser at Roche Bros. in Millis, is on Good Friday, April 3 from 4 to 7 p.m. Simply turn in your grocery receipt to a KP volunteer upon exiting the supermarket and Roche Bros. will donate 5 percent of the total for all collected receipts...
Plainville Times

Easter Egg Hunt!

The Knights of Columbus are hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at St. Martha Parish and all are invited to attend. Saturday, April 4th at 11 a.m. (Rain or Shine)
Plainville Times

Mattress Sale to Benefit KP Track and Cross Country is Sunday

The 2nd annual mattress fundraiser to benefit King Philip Track and Cross Country is Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the King Philip High School cafeteria, 201 Franklin St., Wrentham. It's an opportunity for savings of 30% to 60% off name brands such as Simmons, Restonic, and Therapedic...
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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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