Tuesday, October 16, 2012
A 44-year old Medfield man was arrested on Sunday after a domestic disturbance in Foxborough.
According to Foxborough Patch, a Medfield man was arrested on Sunday after a domestic disturbance in that town. At 11:36 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, Michael Benjamin, 44, of Pound Street, Medfield, was arrested and charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and threat to commit crime to wit kill following a domestic disturbance on East Street in Foxborough. To read more Foxborough police logs, click here.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
The town of Foxborough recently received a $100,000 grant to study the possibility of a regional E911 dispatch center that would serve Foxborough, Walpole and Medfield.
The town of Foxborough has received a $100,000 public safety grant to explore the creating one regional dispatch center for E911 calls for the towns of Foxborough, Walpole and Medfield. The town of Norwood is also thinking about joining the group. Officials told Foxborough Patch that the grant will fund a consultant who "can come in and make an objective assessment as to the benefits for all three of our communities.” Medfield Police Chief Bob Meaney said E911 dispatchers serve a "critical function" in public safety, and said a regional dispatch center would provide at least two dispatchers which would be a welcomed improvement over Medfield's one. What do you think? Are you in favor of regionalizing E911 calls with Walpole and …
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
As of Saturday, Gillette Stadium will be a completely smoke-free facility.
On Monday, Gillette Stadium, with assistance from Tufts Health Plan, announced that beginning with Saturday's New England Revolution game, the venue will become a fully smoke-free facility, according to Foxborough Patch. All areas inside the stadium gates will be designated as non-smoking, a policy that will remain in place for all ticketed events moving forward, including NFL games, MLS and international soccer matches, UMass football games, concerts, functions and events. Do you like the change? Take our poll and let us know.