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Unsustainable: Scientists and local farmers discuss the impacts of climate change on crops

‘There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch.” Read more

After losing husband in Plainville crash, woman backs safety efforts for Route 1 in Wrentham

PLAINVILLE — Hilary Hahn knows the dangers of driving on a treacherous stretch of Route 1 all too well. Read more

Attleboro couple comes home to find giant tree on their gazebo

ATTLEBORO — If it wasn’t for the cops, the Cortieses might have been crushed by a giant oak tree. Read more


Company that specializes in odd jobs and 'community building' coming to Attleboro area

A Rhode Island-based company that specializes in having college-age young adults do the “odd jobs” people need done is making its way into … Read more

In Plainville, Yogurt Beach is in for a makeover

PLAINVILLE — Yogurt Beach New England will soon be swapping its surfboards and palms trees for a whole new look — and menu. Read more

SEED names Plainville company Small Business of the Year

TAUNTON — The South Eastern Economic Development Corp. has selected Building Envelope Systems of Plainville as its Small Business of the Ye… Read more


River swims through it: Attleboro swimmer prepares for life at college and 2020 Olympic Trials

Swimming isn’t brain surgery, but River Wright sure has a knack with the former and might someday be proficient in the latter. Read more

Pats' Meyers, Brady hope to click when season starts

FOXBORO — New England Patriots receiver Jakobi Meyers has been among the biggest storylines this preseason. Through three games, Meyers lea… Read more

PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Izzo taking advantage of opportunity among tight ends

FOXBORO — New England Patriots tight end Ryan Izzo knows the opportunity is there for the taking. And in the Patriots’ third preseason game… Read more


Norma Joan Betts, 88

NORTH ATTLEBORO — Norma Joan Betts, 88, a lifelong resident of North Attleboro passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019, at Madonna Manor Nursin… Read more

Marilyn Jean Long, 68

Marilyn Jean Long, 68, of Ledyard, Conn., passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Marilyn was born March 3, 1951,… Read more

Elizabeth 'Betty' Eagan, 91

MANSFIELD — Elizabeth “Betty” (Norton) Eagan, age 91, of Mansfield, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 surrounded by her loved ones. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

Reggae powerhouse UB40 aging like a fine red wine

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. - It's been awhile since UB40 has toured in the region and they have been sorely missed. Read more

A little British, a little Mexican and a whole lot of rock 'n' soul

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - At first glance it doesn't appear Rod Stewart and Carlos Santana have too much in common other than being pioneer rock … Read more

Rascal Flatts pleases new, old fans

MANSFIELD - Rascal Flatts brought their Live and Loud Tour to the Comcast Center on Friday night, with opening acts Cassadee Pope of the NB… Read more

Upcoming Events

Duron Harmon's Karaoke Night: Singing for Autism

3x Super Bowl Champion Duron Harmon presents Singing for Autism: Karaoke Night, a celebrity fundrai… Read more

“Creating an Ever Blooming, Low Maintenance Garden: Garden Design 101” presented by Kerry Ann Mendez

Learn easy to implement steps for creating ever-blooming gardens that are also less maintenance. To… Read more

Camy 5K Run & David 5K Walk

USATF-certified race and part of the Walpole Grand Prix Race Series. The Camy 5K Run is at 10 a.m.,… Read more


Weather Today

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.


68° 53°

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.

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Wind:NE at 13 mph
Chance of Rain:20%
UV Index:5 Moderate
Sunrise:06:03:38 AM
Sunset:07:31:03 PM

This Week's Forecast

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.Sun
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Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 50s.Mon
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.Tue
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Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Wed
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Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.Thu
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Fri
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Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 60s.Sat
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