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Mansfield woman appointed assistant clerk magistrate in Wrentham District Court

WRENTHAM - Wrentham District Court Clerk Magistrate Edward Doherty has promoted one of the members of his clerical staff to become an assistant clerk magistrate.
The Wrentham Times

Senator Ross Appointed to Domestic Violence Special Commission

Following his work this past session on critical domestic violence legislation, Senator Richard Ross has been appointed to serve on a special commission, by Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr. The commission will be tasked with exploring housing and shelter options for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, as well as offering policy recommendations for the expansion of resources for victims. “Domestic violence and sexual assault are serious issues in Massachusetts, and this session we passed significant legislation to increase penalties for perpetrators to better protect victims,” said Ross. “I’m looking forward to working on this commission to continue this...
The Wrentham Times

Sale of Monogrammed Shirts to Help Fight Esophageal Cancer

King Philip High School seniors Kelly Halnen and Madison Hopkins hope to raise awareness and money for Esophageal Cancer. The two students are reaching out to the King Philip community for support and are selling personalized monogrammed shirts to help the cause. The students are part of DECA, an international business program, and their efforts are part of their project for the year. By spreading awareness and teaching people of the symptoms, Halnen and Hopkins hope that more people will recognize the symptoms for Esophageal Cancer and seek early treatment. Esophageal Cancer is a detrimental disease that is typically caught...
The Wrentham Times

KP Girls Hockey to hold Annual Ski Equipment Sale

The King Philip High School Girls Hockey team will hold its annual Ski, Bake and Yard Sale this weekend, October 25 to 26, in the gravel parking lot at Wrentham Center. This is the intersection of MA-140 and Route 1-A. The sale will feature new and used skiing and snowboard equipment, along with homemade baked goods and other yard sale items. The event will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
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