Saturday, April 20, 2013
Incidents reported in Foxborough’s police logs from April 14.
For more town news and instant updates on stories like this (and more!), follow Foxborough Patch on Facebook and Twitter, or sign-up for our e-mail newsletter. Editor’s note: The following information was provided by the Foxborough Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, they do not indicate conviction. Sunday, April 14: 9:10 p.m. – Susan E. Tripp, 43, of Fall River was arrested and charged with possession of Class A and Class B drugs following an incident at Dunkin’ Donuts at 263 Main St. Police received an emergency 911 call from a Dunkin’ Donuts employee reporting a woman just left the restaurant possibly “under the influence” of drugs or alcohol, according to police logs. Officers responded and arrested Tripp on …
Sunday, February 24, 2013
The Canton-based company is lobbying the White House to change its definition of full-time work from 30 hours a week to 40 or more per week, according to reports.
Canton-based Dunkin' Brands, with locations in Foxborough, has joined the fight against Obamacare. The coffee and baked goods company is working to overturn a major provision of Obamacare, according to a Newsmax.com report this week. Specifically, Dunkin' is lobbying the White House to change its definition of full-time work from at least 30 hours a week to 40 or more per week, CEO Nigel Travis told the Financial Times, according to The Huffington Post. The change would leave Dunkin', as well as other companies, with fewer workers to insure under the health care reform law, which requires large employers to provide health coverage to all full-time workers and their dependents. Those companies who fail to provide coverage could face a …
Sunday, February 3, 2013
A monthly roundup of nearby restaurant news from around the region.
We know Foxborough residents don’t just stay in town when they want a night out and a break from cooking. Restaurant coming and goings, new business and the best dishes and recipes are among the items that have appeared on Patch sites around the region over the last month. Below is a look at the restaurant and food stories covered in the last month. Jake n JOES to Open Foxborough Location Within Two Weeks While renovations at Jake n JOES’ location in Foxborough took longer than expected, anxious customers can rejoice that the sports grille will open for business within two weeks. The restaurant took an important step toward opening the new location in January, when the Foxborough Board of Selectmen issued the restaurant two …
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Dunkin' Donuts announced expansion plans Wednesday.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Here's some good news for coffee and Munchin lovers in the area. If by any chance you can’t find a Dunkin Donuts in your area, it’s about to get even easier in the future Over the next 20 years, Dunkin Donuts announced today it will be doubling its locations in the United States, according to a CNN report. Besides more coffee, Dunkin' Donuts will be adding more jobs. The CNN reports says that each new store adds an average of 20-25 full and part-time new employees. According to Los Angeles-based industry research firm IBISWorld, Dunkin' Donuts had about 23% of the coffee and snack-shop market. Starbucks is a 32.6-percent of the market share. Read the entire story at http://money.cnn.com/2012/01/04/news/companies/dunkin_donuts_locations/…