Middleboro police say they received several 911 calls Friday morning about fighter jets and an unidentified helicopter flying over town.
Homeowners though have banded together against the clearing work. They have found allies among the conservation commission and some selectmen who are worried about the environmental impact.
Massachusetts health officials say a new case of Eastern equine encephalitis has been found in a horse in Middleborough, and are urging people to continue precautions against mosquitoes.
The 20-year-old man police say was involved in a car crash that took the life of a respected former Middleborough High School teacher and coach was ordered held on $50,000 cash bail at his arraignment Wednesday.
A beloved former teacher and soccer coach at Middleborough High School has died in a weekend car crash in town.
A State Police trooper, who was already on restricted duty, was arrested for operating under the influence of alcohol on Monday afternoon.
Attorney General Martha Coakley’s office is recommending that the town of Middleborough change or repeal a bylaw prohibiting public profanity.
A third night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Sunday evening, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
A second night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Saturday into Sunday, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
State health officials plan to begin aerial spraying for mosquitoes in nearly a dozen southeastern Massachusetts communities.