Sunday, April 21, 2013
Two were hospitalized as a result of the Sunday morning shooting in Stoughton.
Stoughton Police and the Massachusetts State Police are in the midst of an investigation to find the involved parties in a shooting outside Whiplash Nightclub that sent two to Boston area hospitals early Sunday morning. The following information is from the Stoughton Police Department Facebook Page: On April, 21 2013 at 12:45 a.m., a shooting occurred in the parking lot of the Trackside Plaza, adjacent to the Whiplash nightclub. Stoughton Police Officers were already on scene and quelling a fight inside the nightclub when the shots rang out. One victim was found on the ground of the parking lot with serious injuries and was Med Flighted to Massachusetts General Hospital. An apparent second victim walked into another Boston area hospital …
Sunday, February 24, 2013
A look at what is happening around the region.
Synagogues in Stoughton, Brockton, Randolph Looking to Merge A Tri-Congregational Discussion on Regionalization for three local synagogues was held on Thursday, Feb. 14 at Temple Beth Emunah in Brockton. Representatives of Ahavath Torah Congregation in Stoughton and Temple Beth Am in Randolph also attended the meeting, which attracted over 250 interested parties. The plan, still in the discussion phase, is for these three temples to merge into one congregation and use an interim site (Temple Beth Emunah) until a new building is constructed. The recommendation to merge, and begin attending services at the interim location in July of 2014 is not finalized. Each of the temple’s congregations still needs to vote on the plan. The vote is …
Sunday, December 16, 2012
In the wake of the tragic mass shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, Dr. Marguerite Rizzi, Superintendent of Stoughton Schools said the District Crisis Team met Sunday to review Stoughton's safety plans and procedures.
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Editor's Note: Originally posted 6 a.m. on Dec. 15 and updated at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 16. The following is a message Dr. Marguerite Rizzi, Superintendent of the Stoughton Public Schools sent to members of the media and a letter to parents Sunday afternoon following a meeting of the Schools' District Crisis Team. The meeting came in the wake of the Friday morning shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT. Adam Lanza, 20, reportedly killed his mother then 20 children and six adults at the elementary school, before killing himself. Dr. Rizzi also issued a statement Friday evening in regards to the shooting. That statement can be found below as well. *** STATEMENT TO MEDIA (Sunday, Dec. 16) We wish to reassure the parents of …
Thursday, November 1, 2012
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LUXURY LIVING?: If you read the brochures, and the website, The Lodge at Stoughton is pure luxury. It brags: "The Lodge at Stoughton is centrally located with easy access to Boston, and Highways. Your home at the Lodge at Stoughton includes black on black appliances, slate tile flooring, custom color accent walls, and Espresso stained cabinetry." And continues, "Residents can enjoy our state of the art fitness club, resort style swimming pool, outdoor grilling area, playground and private screening room. Private access entry and available private garages are available as well. Come home to the Lodge at Stoughton today!" Located at Technology Center Drive off Route 139 in Stoughton (near the Courtyard Marriott), the first occupancy permit…
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
ABOUT TOWN EXTRA: A Monday afternoon shooting at the Technology Center Drive apartment complex raises safety questions.
About Town paid a visit to the management office at the Lodge at Stoughton apartment complex to ask about the number of reported police calls there during the past couple of weeks. Headlining these incidents was a shooting at 404 Technology Drive at the Lodge at Stoughton on Monday, July 16, just after 12:30 p.m. The victim was shot in the lower back and was transported to Boston Medical Center. A resident named Joe, a 24-year old who did not wish to disclose his last name, told reporters on Monday that police have been there on a daily basis. He also said he was going to move elsewhere. Krissy Peppy, the Community Director at Lodge of Stoughton, said, "We're not speaking to any reporters." She gave me the number for their PR rep. …
Monday, July 16, 2012
A man was transported to Boston Medical Center with a gunshot wound Monday afternoon, suffered at the Lodge at Stoughton on Technology Center Drive. Police believe to have a "person of interest in the case."
A male was shot outside of an apartment building at the Lodge at Stoughton on Technology Center Drive, off Route 139, Monday afternoon, according to Stoughton Police Detective Jim O'Connor. The call came in at 12:32 p.m., Stoughton Police Executive Officer Robert Devine said. The victim was transported by the Stoughton Fire Department via ambulance to Boston Medical Center with what is believed to be a single gun shot wound to the lower back, O'Connor said. There are unconfirmed reports that additional shots were fired. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries, Devine said. "We believe we have a person of interest in the case and the rest is under investigation," Devine said. No additional suspect information has been released at…