Category Archives: Community Announcements

Celebrate, Celebration by Dan Bukvich – 20th Anniversary

On Thursday (12/11/14) the Foxborough High School Concert Band will perform “Celebrate, Celebration” during their Holiday Concert.

2014 marks the 20th Anniversary of the piece commissioned by The Foxboro Music Association and composed by Dan Bukvich of the University of Idaho Lionel Hampton School of Music. This video clip from April 7, 1994 is a recording of the world premiere performance by the Foxborough High School Concert Band.

Sturdy Memorial Hospital Wants You To Act F.a.s.t. If You Think Someone Is Having A Stroke

Sturdy Memorial Hospital LogoSturdy Memorial Hospital, a Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) designated primary stroke service provider, urges the public to learn the signs and symptoms of stroke and to call 9-1-1 immediately if they think someone is having a stroke. Alerting 9-1-1 operators, first responders, and emergency department personnel that stroke symptoms are present is vital as it could make the difference between life and death.

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Foxborough Local News Update

November 26, 2014 Edition

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Dave Udden November 26, 2014 Edition

Foxborough News Update is an audio style podcast updated weekly with the latest local news stories from around the community.

News sources come from a variety of sources including the Foxboro Reporter and the Sun Chronicle.

Patriots salute service of more than 180 veterans and active duty military during 34-9 win over Detroit Lions at Gillette Stadium

The Kraft family and the New England Patriots thanked the real patriots with a number of game-day activities that honored more than 180 veterans and active duty military members during the team’s 2014 Salute to Service game – a 34-9 win against the Detroit Lions – at Gillette Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 23.

Among those honored during Sunday’s win were Foxborough residents and World War II veterans Josephine Miller and Edward Mousseau. Miller, 91, served as a Marine Sgt. in the Women’s Marine Corps Reserve, and Mousseau, 91, received a Silver Star for his service in the United States Army. Both were appreciative of Sunday’s experience.  Continue reading

PRESERVING THE TRADITION … 30 Years of Thanksgiving Day Football!

Thanksgiving Football MarathonThe Foxboro Mansfield football rivalry goes back decades and since 1983 the games have been videotaped by Foxboro Cable Access volunteers – rain, shine, snow or freezing temperatures – and shown on the local public access channels.  Beginning on Sunday (November 23rd) a marathon playback of those prior years’ games has been scheduled for the viewing pleasure of the Foxborough community … and, via the worldwide web, their friends and family .   Continue reading