Saturday, August 18, 2012
A look at the top headlines in your town and the surrounding area for the week of August 5, 2012.
2,800-Mile Takeout Run: Mississippi Man Returns Home with 250 Pizzas from Stoughton's Town Spa Most people have a favorite pizza place. For David Schuler his is Town Spa in Stoughton, about 1,400 miles away from his Madison, Mississippi home. But that doesn't prevent Schuler, a Stoughton native, from enjoying a slice (or more) of his favorite hometown pizza. Schuler made headlines last August when he drove from his home in Madison, Miss. (north of Jackson, Miss.) to Town Spa and back again to pick up an order of 150 pizzas. He upped the ante this year by placing an order of 250 pizzas. After enjoying lunch at the Stoughton restaurant August 11, he packed up his car with six coolers full of pizza and began his journey back home to …
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Superintendent of Schools Jeff Granatino said that four of the students have been released from the hospital.
After a Friday evening crash that injured six Canton High School Students, the school district is coming together for support. "We're all hoping (the students) will have a speedy recovery," Superintendent of Schools Jeff Granatino told Patch this evening. Four of the six students involved in the crash have been sent home from the hospital, he said. Although, Granatino said he did not know which hospital the students are being treated at or information on their injuries. The crash happened at about 6:00 p.m. Friday evening on York Street, and was not school related, Granatino said. The crisis team has been notified and is preparing to work with students, if necessary, on Monday, he said. The district is "putting together support in place …
Sunday, February 5, 2012
Five people were transported to area hospitals as a result of the crash.
- POLICE & FIRE
Sunday, February 5, 2012
The following information provided by the MA State Police: This morning at approximately 3:55 a.m., troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Barracks in Foxboro and Framingham responded to I-95 northbound on the ramp to Route 128 northbound in Canton. Troopers responded to a report of a single vehicle rollover crash. Upon arrival, troopers encountered a 2000 Toyota Camry and a total of five victims with serious injuries. The operator, a 34-year-old man, and two of the passengers, a 22-year-old man and a 24-year-old man, all from Brockton, were entrapped in the vehicle. Two additional passengers, a 23-year-old man from Bridgewater man and a 21-year-old Brockton man had been ejected from the vehicle. All parties sustained serious …
Friday, November 18, 2011
The trooper was transported to Milton Hospital after the crash on 128.
A Massachusetts state police trooper is in the hospital following a crash late Thursday night on the Canton/Westwood line. According to State Police Spokesman David Procopio, the accident occurred on 128 south, north of I-95 on the Canton/Westwood line. The trooper's cruiser was hit during "a detail escort of a construction crane (Thursday night,)" Procopio said. "The cruiser was driving slowly in the right lane in front of a crane that was moving into position for a construction job," he said. "A second cruiser was following the crane, also at a slow speed." The preliminary investigation "suggests that another vehicle passed the cruiser following the crane, and then passed the crane itself, but did not see the cruiser in front of the …