Sunday, January 13, 2013
Foxborough resident Paul Currie was one of five blood donors to win Patriots playoff tickets after participating in Dunkin' Donuts sixth annual "Give a Pint, Get a Pound" campaign last week at Patriot Place.
Foxborough resident Paul Currie realized the importance of giving blood several years ago when his daughter had a major surgery. “I realized giving blood is something we all need to do,” Currie said. "[It is] easy and the benefits for others are priceless.” Currie, 52, was off from work last week when he heard about an American Red Cross blood drive happening at Patriot Place. “I decided I would do my part,” Currie said of participating in last Thursday’s Dunkin’ Donuts sixth annual “Give a Pint, Give a Pound” campaign. As part of the event at Patriot Place, five lucky donors would win two tickets apiece to Sunday’s AFC Divisional Round playoff game between the New England Patriots and Houston Texans at Gillette Stadium. Currie was one of …
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
The following is a summary of police activity and incidents reported from Sunday’s NFL regular season game between the New England Patriots and San Francisco 49ers at Gillette Stadium, as reported in Foxborough's police logs.
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 night’s New England Patriots football game at Gillette Stadium drew a crowd of 65,043; slightly less than the 65,435 at Gillette Stadium six days earlier to see the Pats take on the Houston Texans. Foxborough Police Chief Edward O’Leary said there were 54 people taken into protective custody Sunday night and eight people arrested. In addition to the 62 custodies reported, a caller at 6:31 p.m. told Foxborough Police a North Street resident was violating the town’s parking bylaw. Officer Foscaldo responded to the property in question and reported there were five cars …
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
The New England Patriots dominated the AFC-leading Houston Texans, 42-14 Monday night in Foxborough to improve to 10-3 on the season.
The New England Patriots sent a clear message to the rest of the AFC Monday night ... Watch out. The Patriots (10-3) dominated the Houston Texans with a 42-14 victory at Gillette Stadium Monday night to take control of the second seed in the AFC and pull within one game of the conference leading Texans (11-2). Tom Brady came up big once again on a big stage - throwing for 296 yards and four touchdowns and the Patriots defense kept Houston's playmakers in check for most of the night in a statement victory for New England. Stevan Ridley finished with 72 yards rushing and a touchdown and three Patriots receivers scored touchdowns - Brandon Lloyd (1), Donte' Stallworth (1) and Aaron Hernandez (2). Heranandez led the team with eight receptions …
Sunday, November 18, 2012
The New England Patriots will put their three-game winning streak on the line Sunday when they host Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium. Kick-off is 4:25 p.m.
The New England Patriots will be at home for the second straight week when they renew an old rivalry with a new twist against the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium Sunday in Foxborough. The game was originally scheduled for 1 p.m. but was flexed to a 4:25 p.m. kickoff with the sudden emergence of rookie quarterback Andrew Luck and the 6-3 Colts. Despite not being in the same division, the Patriots and Colts will play each other for the 10th straight year in the regular season. The two teams share a long-time rivalry, as the Patriots and the Baltimore/Indianapolis Colts played twice each year from 1970 to 2001 as members of the AFC East, with the exception of the 1982 strike season. After a down year last season, Indianapolis is off to…
Thursday, November 8, 2012
CBS Scene will also be offering a complimentary lunch special for veterans/military on Monday, Nov. 12.
Veterans and active military are invited to enjoy a free visit to the Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon over Veterans Day weekend in Foxborough. From Saturday, Nov. 10 through Monday, Nov. 12, The Hall will offer free admission to all veterans and active service men and women. On Monday, Nov. 12, veterans and active military can complement a trip to The Hall with a visit to CBS Scene Restaurant & Bar, which will offer a complimentary special off the lunch menu with a military ID. The Hall is open Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday from 4 p.m. (following the Patriots game) to 7 p.m., and Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Since opening in September 2008, The Hall and partner Raytheon have offered free admission to military …
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The following is a summary of police activity and incidents reported from Sunday’s NFL regular season game between the New England Patriots and Arizona Cardinals at Gillette Stadium, as reported in Foxborough's Police logs.
The following incidents occurred during Sunday’s New England Patriots home opener against the Arizona Cardinals at Gillette Stadium, according to Foxborough Police. Of the 67,422 in attendance, Foxborough Police Chief Edward O'Leary said there were nine arrested and 31 taken into protective custody by Foxborough Police. Sunday, Sept. 16: Arrests: Protective Custodies:
Sunday, September 16, 2012
The New England Patriots lost to the Arizona Cardinals 20-18 Sunday at Gillette Stadium.
Despite all the mistakes, the New England Patriots were in a position to win its 11th consecutive home opener at Gillette Stadium in the closing seconds of Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals. But it wasn’t that kind of day for the Patriots – though it appeared to be in the final minute of New England’s loss. Leading 20-18, the Cardinals were attempting to run out the clock with less than two minutes to play but running back Ryan Williams fumbled at Arizona’s 30-yard line and the ball was recovered by Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork. Trailing by two points with a minute to go, the Patriots’ offense took the field and appeared to score on a 30-yard Danny Woodhead run but was called back on a Rob Gronkowski holding penalty. …
Monday, September 10, 2012
Here's five things you need to know today in Foxborough: The Foxborough High School girls' soccer and field hockey teams will host North Attleboro Monday at 3:30 p.m. Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo will hold his third annual "Mayo Bowl" at Kings in Dedham
Editor's note: Five Things You Need To Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. If you know of something happening in town that did not make our list, please add it in the comment section! 1. Expect a Mostly Sunny Monday in Foxborough Today’s weather in Foxborough, according to the National Weather Service based in Taunton, calls for mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 8 to 14 mph. Monday night: Clear, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 7 mph. 2. Third Annual Mayo Bowl to be Held in Dedham On Monday, New England Patriots star linebacker Jerod Mayo will host his third annual "Mayo Bowl," a celebrity bowling tournament at Kings in Dedham to raise funds for “Pitching …
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
On Tuesday, the New England Patriots announced its 2012 Training Camp schedule, which begins Thursday, July 26.
With the Boston Red Sox scuffling along well into the summer months, many sports fans in the area are anxiously awaiting the return of the New England Patriots. On Tuesday, the Patriots announced its training camp schedule, which begins on Thursday, July 26. The announcement was made on the team's website and outlined the following practice dates, which have been designated "open to the public." Patriots Open Practice Sessions: Thursday, July 26: 1:30-4 p.m. Friday, July 27: 1:30-4 p.m. Saturday, July 28: 1:30-4 p.m. Sunday, July 29: 1:30-4 p.m. Additional practice dates and times will be announced soon. For more information, including general information for fans visiting training camp, access and parking, getting autographs, rain …