• Bridgewater August 30, 2022 5:30 am

    Man Caught Swiping Packages of Formula From Porch

    It wasn’t baby formula. It was a month-supply of a specific formula for patients like Alyssa Augusto, that contains a protein her body can process.

  • Bridgewater August 29, 2022 11:06 pm

    Man Caught on Camera Swiping Packages From Bridgewater Porches

    Bridgewater police say packages were taken right off people’s porches in the area of Auglis Way and Vernon Street.

  • heat exhaustion July 20, 2022 5:07 pm

    Police Were Called to a Yard Sale to Save a Caged Animal. It Was a Stuffed Toy.

    A poor dog was stuck in a cage outside in the sweltering heat, being sold by its owners. At least, that’s what police were told. Police in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, were called to Plymouth Street to rescue a dog in a cage being sold at a yard sale on Sunday morning, the agency said. The dog was left in the...

  • Massachusetts June 3, 2022 12:23 pm

    New Hampshire Man Convicted in 2015 Kidnapping, Murder in Massachusetts

    A New Hampshire man has been convicted of kidnapping and murder in connection with his role in the 2015 death of a woman whose bound and gagged body was found burning beside some railroad tracks in Massachusetts, prosecutors said. Julian Squires, 48, of Manchester, New Hampshire, was convicted Thursday in Plymouth Superior Court after a 10-day trial and seven hours…

  • Massachusetts March 8, 2022 12:33 am

    Catalytic Converter Thefts Are on the Rise

    You probably don’t think much about your catalytic converter. But thieves are thinking about them. If you’re missing your catalytic converter, an exhaust emission control device on your vehicle, you’ll know right away because of the loud, roaring noise. Workers heard that sound recently at A&A Metro Transportation in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. “They got us, they got us again,” said...

  • Bridgewater State University December 1, 2021 8:24 pm

    ‘Makes Your Breathing Really Hard': Bridgewater State Students Report Mold Issues

    As students at Bridgewater State University get ready for finals in the days ahead, some are sounding the alarm about mold they say is on campus. It was first discovered in the library a few months ago, and while school officials say it has been resolved, some students and staff disagree. Some of the mold was discovered on books at…

  • coronavirus September 17, 2021 7:19 am

    Entire 4th Grade Class Quarantines in Bridgewater

    An entire fourth grade class is in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus in Bridgewater, and school administrators say the highly contagious delta variant is to blame.

  • education September 17, 2021 7:52 am

    Bridgewater School Officials Blame Delta Variant as Entire 4th Grade Class Quarantines

    An entire fourth grade class is in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus in Bridgewater, and school administrators say the highly contagious delta variant is to blame. The 13 students and two employees at Williams Intermediate School are among 1,420 students and staff who tested positive for COVID-19 across Massachusetts between Sept. 13 and Sept. 15. They will be allowed…

  • 9/11 anniversary September 10, 2021 7:27 pm

    Events in Mass. to Mark the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 on Saturday

    Two decades after terrorist attacks changed the United States forever, people across Massachusetts and the country will gather to honor the survivors and victims of September 11, 2001, on Saturday.

  • Bridgewater August 27, 2021 11:44 am

    Bridgewater Police Looking for Missing Teen

    Police in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, are looking for a missing teen. They said Madison Marcoux, 15, was reported missing from the area of Summit Drive in Bridgewater. They said the teen has been missing since around 5 p.m on Thursday. Marcoux has a purple mountain bike, according to police, who ask that you contact them at (508) 697-6118, extension 0, if…

  • Harvard University May 13, 2021 11:54 am

    Harvard-Bound High School Student's Emotional Admissions Essay Goes Viral

    A local high school student is excited to attend Harvard University this fall, but it’s her admissions essay that has garnered a lot of attention on social media. “The opening line of my essay was, and I quote, ‘I hate the letter S,’” said Abigail Mack of Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Like many high school seniors, Mack wanted her college admissions...

  • Massachusetts April 14, 2021 4:38 pm

    Gloucester Man Charged With Beating Fellow Inmate to Death

    A Gloucester man is facing a murder charge for allegedly beating a fellow inmate to death at the Massachusetts Treatment Center in Bridgewater. Michael Robinson, 42, was arraigned Wednesday in Brockton District Court on one count of murder and one count of assault and battery with a deadly weapon, according to Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy Cruz. He pleaded not…

  • dog attack March 26, 2021 9:16 pm

    7-Year-Old Girl Mauled by Dog in Bridgewater; 2nd Person Bitten

    A family dog left a 7-year-old girl with severe bites on her head and upper body in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, on Thursday, local police said. The girl was rushed to a Brockton hospital, then one in Boston, to have her serious injuries treated, Bridgewater police said Friday. Officers were called to Main Street near Lawrence Avenue at about 8:30 p.m. after…

  • Bridgewater March 7, 2021 6:16 pm

    Man, 34, Killed in Bridgewater Hit-and-Run, Police Say

    A man was killed shortly after midnight in an apparent hit-and-run in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, police said. Bridgewater police responded to the intersection of Auburn and Summer streets around 12:40 a.m. Sunday after a passing motorist saw an unconscious man in the roadway. Responding officers found the male victim, who had suffered obvious trauma, police said. The 34-year-old man was pronounced…

  • Capitol Riot January 14, 2021 6:38 pm

    New Details Emerge About NH Man Charged in Capitol Riot

    New details have begun to emerge about the 61-year-old New Hampshire man charged in connection with last week’s Capitol riot. Thomas Gallagher, of Bridgewater, a town in central New Hampshire, was among those charged with unlawful entry of the U.S. Capitol last week. The FBI Boston Division said they arrested Gallagher on Wednesday afternoon on an arrest warrant out...

  • Capitol Riot January 8, 2021 11:27 am

    Mass., NH Residents Among Those Arrested in the Wake of Capitol Riot

    Two New England residents were among those arrested by U.S. Capitol police in the wake of Wednesday’s riot in Washington, D.C. Thomas Gallagher of Bridgewater, a town in central New Hampshire, was among 10 people charged with unlawful entry of the U.S. Capitol, according to police. Two others were arrested for assaulting a police officer, and two more on...

  • Massachusetts December 30, 2020 5:46 pm

    Former Bridgewater State Professor Indicted on Sex Charges, Including Rape

    A former Massachusetts college professor arrested earlier this year on a list of sex charges, including rape, has been indicted. Nicholas Pirelli, 37, of Plymouth, was fired from Bridgewater State University after allegations against him came to light. Pirelli was initially arrested March 4 in connection with an alleged rape on campus in October of 2019. A female student, who…

  • Bridgewater December 26, 2020 9:35 pm

    2 Arrested in Mass. Stabbing on Christmas Eve

    Police arrested two people Saturday in connection with a Christmas Eve stabbing in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, that left one person seriously injured, the town’s police chief said. Eric Wise, 36, and Molly Flaherty, 33, both from Bridgewater, were taken into custody without incident, according to a statement from Bridgewater police Chief Christopher D. Delmonte. They were arrested on charges of assault…

  • Bridgewater September 25, 2020 5:19 am

    Bridgewater Library Closes After Employees Report Coronavirus Symptoms

    The Bridgewater Public Library is closed Friday after two employees said they showed symptoms of the coronavirus, according to town officials. “After careful consideration, we have determined that closing the library tomorrow is a necessary precaution we must take,” Town Manager Dutton said Thursday. “During this closure we will conduct thorough cleanings of all surfaces and areas within the facility….

  • Bridgewater August 16, 2020 3:12 pm

    Bridgewater Boy, 8, Who Was Hit By Box Truck Receives Welcome Home Parade

    An 8-year-old Massachusetts boy who was hospitalized for more than three months after being hit by a commercial box truck while out riding his bicycle in Bridgewater received a welcome home parade on Saturday. “We were honored to be included in escorting Nathaniel home from the hospital today,” the Bridgewater Fire Department said on Twitter. “We wish him the best…

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