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Attleboro voters soon to weigh an override

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:15
ATTLEBORO — Two words seldom found together in the same sentence are Attleboro and override.

The yin yang of Attleboro High School achievers

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:15
ATTLEBORO — Matthew Abate is the serious type. The top-rated senior at Attleboro High School is deeply into math and wants to be an actuary someday.

Memorial being dedicated to only Wrentham resident to have died in action in Vietnam War

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:15
WRENTHAM — Robert W. Topham Jr. has the distinction of being the only town resident who died in action in the Vietnam War.

RHODES: A school out of time

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:15
“You’re from the sixties...Out! Back to the sixties! Back! There’s no place for you here in the future!”— Terence Mann, a character in the movie “Field of Dreams.”

Tom Tullie to be grand marshal of Attleboro parade

The Sun Chronicle - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:00
ATTLEBORO -- Some of the names, 129 in all, have stars next to them.

ATW column

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/27/2017 - 12:31
Astronaut medal with city connection sold

Memorial Day Parade In North Draws Large Crowd

The Sun Chronicle - Sat, 05/27/2017 - 12:01
NORTH ATTLEBORO — The people who lined the sidewalks of the downtown were vibrant, solemn and respectful during the annual Memorial Day parade on Saturday morning.

Dedicated Norton veteran gets high school diploma

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 22:45
When Ed Brault was 17 he quit school and joined the Navy.

Mansfield's top grads view engineering, medical careers

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 22:15
MANSFIELD — To say Mansfield High School 2017 valedictorian Evan Christo and salutatorian Nithin Lankipalle have led well-rounded high school careers might be just a bit of an understatement.

Seekonk town meeting to deal with full-time kindergarten funding, pot shops moratorium

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 22:00
SEEKONK — Voters will be asked to approve a $52.6 million town budget for the next fiscal year at the June 5 town meeting.

Mansfield police seek help identifying alleged purse thief

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 21:11
MANSFIELD — Mansfield police are asking area residents to help identify a woman who allegedly stole a purse.

Brockton man charged with kidnapping after missing Norton 6-year-old allegedly found in car

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:30
NORTON — A Brockton man has been charged with kidnapping after a 6-year-old girl, who was missing from home for about three hours on Friday afternoon, was allegedly found in the rear seat of his car.

Walpole man faces OUI charge after North Attleboro crash

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 13:35
ATTLEBORO — A Walpole man faces charges of operating under the influence and failure to stay in marked lanes after North Attleboro police found him at a crash site at East and North Washington streets.

Deer cameras help catch North Attleboro break-in suspect

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:25
ATTLEBORO — When tools and equipment started disappearing from a North Attleboro woman’s garage, she decided to find out why.

Firefighters saved cat in North Attleboro fire

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 09:40
NORTH ATTLEBORO — It was 21-year-old Thomas Roberts’ first apartment that caught fire Thursday morning near downtown.

Rehoboth man arrested after vehicle ends up on wall

The Sun Chronicle - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:48
REHOBOTH — A 45-year-old resident was arrested on drunken driving charges late Thursday afternoon after his vehicle was found on top of a stone wall.

Help wanted to ID Attleboro suspect

The Sun Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 15:48
ATTLEBORO — City police are looking for help identifying a suspect in a local theft case.

Attleboro man faces additional rape charges

The Sun Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 13:44
ATTLEBORO — An Attleboro man accused of raping two teenaged girls a decade ago was back in court Thursday after police say a third victim came forward.