FYBSA offers free Umpiring Training Program

Work at local games this spring and summer and earn money while you are having fun!

Boys and girls 12 years and up are invited to learn how to be an umpire. 7 week training program starts on February 17 at 6 PM at Foxborough High School. To register, just come to the first class, or contact Director Mark Orphanos at mark.orphanos@fybs.org.   For more information look on the Foxborough Youth Baseball and Softball Association web site: Fybs.org

The Hall At Patriot Place To Display Vince Lombardi Trophy

Fans can pose beside the Patriots’ 2014 Super Bowl championship trophy Friday to Sunday with admission to The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon.

The New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions for the fourth time in 14 years and for this weekend only, The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon is offering fans an opportunity to take their photo beside the Vince Lombardi trophy with admission to The Hall.

Guests who bring their own cameras will be able to pose beside the trophy for a photo in The Grand Hall. The trophy will be available at The Hall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7; and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday Feb. 8. In anticipation of lines, The Hall will provide hot chocolate to guests awaiting entry.  Continue reading The Hall At Patriot Place To Display Vince Lombardi Trophy

Crew Call for the Week of 1/26

The following “Crew Call” email was sent to FCA volunteers on January 28, 2015:

I hope you survived Blizzard 2015, bet some of you are still shoveling! The studio was open today, although we now have a long path out the back door towards the rear parking area, which is not fully clear yet.

We are gearing up for our pre Super Bowl party, also known as the FCA Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Event.  I do hope you’re able to attend, business meeting begins at 7PM on Saturday, January 31st.

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Gillette Stadium To Open Cross Insurance Pavilion & Business Center In Summer 2015

Cross Pavilion & Business Center Gillette Stadium New facility to feature 20,000-square-feet of space intended to be utilized for private functions and provide an added benefit to patrons on event days.

Patrons visiting Gillette Stadium in 2015 will notice several new looks as the stadium implements major upgrades to enhance the guest experience. Among the highlights is the Cross Insurance Pavilion and Business Center – a new function facility offering rentable space year-round and perfect for business meetings, trade shows, proms, dinners and cocktail receptions. Continue reading Gillette Stadium To Open Cross Insurance Pavilion & Business Center In Summer 2015

All schools will reopen tomorrow, Thursday, January 29, 2015.

The following email and press releases was distributed Wednesday afternoon by Superintendent Debra Spinelli:

All schools will reopen tomorrow, Thursday, January 29, 2015.

The roads around town look terrific, considering the amount of snow that fell during this storm. Many thanks to our DPW for the endless hours of work clearing the roads and parking lots, as well as our own custodial staff for preparing the large areas and walkways around each school. Continue reading All schools will reopen tomorrow, Thursday, January 29, 2015.

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