Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:29pm

DIGHTON — Dighton and Rehoboth teamed up on Monday for a display of patriotism and respect to U.S. soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:28pm

Gov. Deval Patrick stopped by the Silver City to announce $10.3 million to build and renovate playgrounds and spray parks in all 54 Bay State cities.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:28pm

TAUNTON — The office of Health and Human Services is getting considerable attention during the state budget process.

State Sen. Marc R. Pacheco, D-Taunton, has proposed six amendments, many of them connected to Taunton State Hospital.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:27pm

A bill that would ramp up state efforts to control a growing drug dependency problem won unanimous approval Tuesday in the Massachusetts Senate.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:27pm

State Sen. Marc Pacheco of Taunton recently called the cited costs of $1.5 billion to fund statewide pre-K education “exaggerated,” and he’s got a point (Taunton Daily Gazette, May 13).

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:26pm

TAUNTON — Victims of domestic violence in Greater Taunton may now find a stronger local support network.

The SAFEPLAN Program, administered by the Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance, recently expanded services to the Bristol Probate and Family Court located in Taunton.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:25pm

A dozen communities with high rates of car crashes involving pedestrians and bicyclists are getting federal funding for a new safety campaign.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:22pm

TAUNTON — State Sen. Marc R. Pacheco, D-Taunton, hosted Senate Majority Leader Stanley C. Rosenberg, D-Amherst, in Taunton for a Business and Economic Advisory Council meeting.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:21pm

You may not have heard, but there's a new road being built in Taunton where there's never been one before.

It will spread across 48 acres of what is termed buildable land in the Myles Standish Industrial Park and will provide access to five new lots.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:20pm

The casino compact between the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe and the state of Massachusetts has now taken effect, tribal leadership said Friday.