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Dartmouth officer nabs house break suspect

DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WPRI) — An eagle-eyed Dartmouth police officer apprehended a suspect shortly after a reported break-in Thursday morning.

Police were dispatched to a home on Old Westport Road at about 9:20 a.m. 59 more words


My 15 Minutes of Fame

This is a story that changed my life and put me into  headlines worldwide. I have a scrapbook full of newspaper clippings of this event from Germany, France, England Australia  and many other countries. 4,027 more words

Stories Of Days Past

REACH Coalition Community Meeting

Please join us for our next REACH Coalition community meeting on Wednesday, September 30th from 8:30 – 10:00 am at the Brockton Public Library.  The REACH team will share successes and outcomes from Year 1 as well as goals for Year 2, and the group discussion will center around cultural competency in healthcare.   27 more words


Bagels in Boston

Well… just a bit outside of Boston anyways.
Less than a mile away from the beautiful Stonehill College, Back Bay Bagels has been serving the town of Brockton for a number of years. 107 more words


Children in the tenement district, Brockton, Mass. (LOC)

A few nice windows security images I found:
Children in the tenement district, Brockton, Mass. (LOC)

Image by The Library of Congress
Delano, Jack,, photographer. 17 more words

Dozens Of Car Tires Slashed In Brockton

BROCKTON (CBS) – A man driving on a motorized bicycle probably had an easier time getting around a Brockton neighborhood than those with cars.

Dozens and dozens of vehicles off several streets by North Main Street had their tires slashed. 172 more words


Suspicious Device Reported In Brockton Home

BROCKTON (CBS) — Emergency crews including the bomb squad responded to a home on West Street in Brockton after a military-style device was found Tuesday afternoon. 34 more words