Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Former New England Patriots offensive lineman Joe Andruzzi saves woman from Boston Marathon explosions; asks people to focus on the countless individuals who are "the real heroes" in the wake of Monday's tragedy.
Once a Patriot, always a Patriot. For former New England Patriots offensive lineman Joe Andruzzi that goes well beyond the football field. Andruzzi was cheering on his foundation’s Team JAF runners in Boston when two bombs exploded near the finish line on Boylston Street at 2:50 p.m. Monday. Hours after the incident, a photo surfaced on several media outlets showing Andruzzi carrying a woman away from the chaotic scene in Copley Square. Andruzzi’s heroic action – and rightfully so – instantly went viral on social media outlets like Facebook and Twitter. In the wake of the tragedy and the tireless efforts of the first responders, doctors and investigators, Andruzzi released a statement regarding the attention he has received from Monday’s …
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Boston sports stars and celebrities joined three-time Super Bowl champion Joe Andruzzi Monday in Foxborough to raise funds for cancer patients and their families.
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Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Editor's note: The following was submitted by Elevate Communications. Gillette Stadium was filled with laughter and inspiration Monday night, as Boston sports stars and celebrities gathered in Foxborough to help three-time Super Bowl champion Joe Andruzzi raise money for cancer patients and their families. The fifth annual New England Celebrities Tackle Cancer Gala raised a record-breaking $500,000 for the Joe Andruzzi Foundation, with all proceeds dedicated to helping families cover household expenses during cancer treatment, as well as funding pediatric brain cancer research at Boston Children’s Hospital. The Joe Andruzzi Foundation enjoys strong support from the New England sports community, and many local sports stars and executives …
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Here's five things you need to know today in Foxborough: Expect a sunny Tuesday with a high near 72; SAT practice test at Foxborough High School; Foxborough High School cross country teams travel to Canton and more.
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. Mostly Sunny with a High Near 72 in Foxborough Tuesday Today’s weather in Foxborough, according to the National Weather Service based in Taunton, calls for mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 6 to 16 mph. Tuesday night: Patchy fog after 5 a.m. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. 2. National Grid to donate to Joe Andruzzi Foundation National Grid has pledged to donate $700 to the Joe Andruzzi Foundation’s (JAF) Patient Touchdown Program …
Monday, November 7, 2011
School Committee meeting, Sports and more!
*Work week updates: For real time traffic updates, click here. National Weather Service is predicting sunny skies with a high near 63. Work Out World plans to open Monday, Nov. 7 in Foxborough. *Snowtober updates: The town will only pick up tree limbs that originated in or near the town right of way. They will not pick up private property trees/limbs. 1. Town meetings:_School Committee, 7:00 PM - Foxborough High School Media room, Conservation Commission, 7:00 PM - Town Hall, Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners, 7:30 PM - Water Department Office 2. Santas Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops! - Enjoy a FREE photo with Santa, games crafts and more at Santa’s Wonderland! 3. The Foxborough Board of Selectmen are encouraging Foxborough residents …