By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Several towns have moved their meetings around this week, because of today’s holiday. The Medway Board
of Selectmen will meet tomorrow night at six o’clock at which time they’re expected to start the meeting by welcoming and hearing from... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Medway Planning and Economic Development Board will hold two public hearings as part of it’s regular meeting tonight including the continuation of a public hearing for an adult recreationalMarijuana establishment. A Special Permit is being... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) whose mission is to promote smart growth and regional collaboration will hold a meeting today in Franklin with representative from ten communities, located between Route 495 and 95 and around Route... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Medway residents will deal with 25 articles when the fall Town Meeting gets underway tonight. The biggest money item comes from the Capital Improvement/Planning Committee sponsoring Article 7, and asking the town to appropriate almost 534... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Town of Medway’s Planning and Economic Development Board will meet tonight
and on the agenda, is two public hearings one of them is to consider a special permit,
for a recreational marijuana establishment on Marc Road. The applicant is... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Medway residents will deal with 25 articles when the town's Fall Town Meeting gets
underway, in just over a week from now. The biggest money item comes from the
Capital Improvement/Planning Committee sponsoring an article, asking the town... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Town of Medway is extending an invitation to residents to attend the grand opening ceremonies tomorrow for the Oakland Street town park. Extensive work has been done featuring all around improvements and additions to the park on Oakland... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Medway Town officials met with senior officials of Eversource last week to talk about the results of a recent service reliability study the town requested regarding a series of recent power outages, in the so-called “Triangle” area of Medway.... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Town of Medway is extending an invitation to residents to attend the highly anticipated grand opening ceremonies for the town's new parks. Extensive work has been done at each of the two-parks, featuring all around improvements and additions... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - A proposed project by Ever-source, to improve the transmission system from Medway to Walpole, while ensuring the area’s electric grid conforms to national and regional reliability standards will be the focus of an Open House, scheduled for later... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Medway Board of Selectmen will vote tonight to close the warrant for the Special Fall Town Meeting later this week. The Special Fall Town Meeting is set for November 19th and Selectmen are looking to close the warrant, at the end of the... Read more.
There are so many wonderful events happening in our local area over the summer. Music in the park, movies in the park, festivals and carnivals, etc. Keep checking back to this page for updates on happenings in your area! Read more.
By Myfm's Rick Michaels - The Medway School Committee’s Leadership Team will hold a workshop this evening to be followed by a meeting of the School Committee, both will take place at the Medway Middle School. The workshop begins at 4:30 with members of the leadership team... Read more.
By Myfm's Rick Michaels - A Medway attorney who is the town’s long-time moderator and Chairman of the Community Preservation Committee has been awarded the Massachusetts Municipal Lawyers Association’s prestigious President’s Award. Mark Cerel is being recognized for his... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - A Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Democrat Elizabeth Warren says voters deserve to hear from the candidates as she plans to campaign today in Medway and Millis. Beth Lindstrom in mentioning four-debates her opponents... Read more.
ByMyFM's Rick Michaels - The Medway Board of Selectmen will meet tonight to approve several contracts, discuss and vote on several issues and make a few appointments. Medway Selectmen are expected to approve the advance of funds in lieu of borrowing for a water line and... Read more.
(Courtesy of Medway town pages)-Brian Kraby is the new varsity football coach at Millis High. The 41-year-old Kraby, who has a long and rich tradition at Millis, played football and baseball for the Mohawks, was a member of the 1994 Super Bowl championship squad, coached... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels- In just a few days State Senator Karen Spilka of Ashland, who also represents Holliston, Hopkinton, Medway and parts of Franklin will assume the top post, becoming President of the Senate. Since winning a special election in 2001 Spilka served in... Read more.
MEDWAY - The Medway Board of Selectmen meets tonight and the agenda begins with a special recognition of a resident who was honored last month at the Statehouse as one of 130 unsung heroines from across Massachusetts. Mendy Tarkowski was nominated by State... Read more.
MEDWAY - Medway Town officials are asking residents to review the draft of the town's Open Space and Recreation Plan ahead of a community forum on the topic coming up on Monday night. The goals and objectives of the original 2010 plan have been updated and refined as... Read more.
MEDWAY - Medway residents will be attending a Public Hearing tonight to discuss proposed amendments to the Zoning Bylaw as the town puts in place regulations regarding Marijuana establishments. The town's Planning and Economic Development Board will provide information... Read more.
MEDWAY - The demolition of the existing playground at the Oakland Street park in Medway is expected to get underway today. Town officials were notified late last week that the contractor will be on site commencing work at some point today with the first order of business... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Medway High School boy's lacrosse team couldn't quite overcome Natick on Tuesday as they fell 11-9. After the Mustangs took a 4-3 lead into the second quarter, Natick took off on a 5-1 run before the half. Read more.
Medway Town officials say without question they’re anticipating this will be the most disruptive year of the Route 109 Transportation Improvement Project with construction work expected to begin on Monday. Town officials met with representatives from the Massachusetts... Read more.
MEDWAY - The first Tuesday in March will see residents of several towns heading to the polls to decide the fate of recreational marijuana retail sales in their towns. One of those towns is Medway, where tonight a community forum is being held to make sure residents have... Read more.
MEDWAY - The Medway Open Space and Recreation Plan Update Task Force will be holding a community forum next month and will meet on Monday night to discuss open space, land, natural resources and recreation in Medway. Members of the group Monday night will be looking... Read more.
NEDWAY - The Medway Police Department has been dealing with several inquiries recently regarding hunting or the discharging of firearms on various town properties. At this time Medway Police Chief Allen Tingley has no plans to allow any hunting on any town property... Read more.
The Medway Cultural Council is now accepting grant application to fund cultural opportunities for Medway residents. All Medway candidates are invited to participate. Last year, the local Council awarded 11 grants ranging from $200 to $600 for programs that served every... Read more.
MEDWAY - The Route 109 Transportation Improvement project in Medway continues with more paving scheduled for today and tomorrow as the contractor continues to install electrical conduit along Main Street for the traffic lights and Street signs. Another crew did some prep... Read more.
MEDWAY - Once again this week two crews will be out working along a stretch of Route 109 in Medway and motorists can expect delays. The Medway Transportation Improvement Project will have one crew continuing to install catch basins and connecting them to the main drain... Read more.
MEDWAY - The contractor will continue installing catch basins and connecting them to the main drain line. A second crew will be doing full depth reclamation starting at Winthrop Street heading toward Pond Street. They will be grinding up the asphalt, grading and rolling... Read more.
MEDWAY - The Medway Board of Selectmen is reversing an earlier decision to charge residents 50 dollars for extra recycling carts. Medway is entering into a new contract with Waste Management for the 2018 fiscal year and is faced with 100 thousand dollars in new charges... Read more.
MEDWAY - The Route 109 Transportation Improvement project in Medway continues this week as we head to the July 4th long holiday weekend. The contractor says there will be one crew continuing to install drainage along Main Street/Route 109. This type of work has been... Read more.
MEDWAY - Once again this week motorists travelling along Route 109 in Medway, especially near Choate Park, can anticipate traffic delays. The on-going project continues with the contractor installing drainage on Main Street/Route 109 while Eversource and Verizon will be... Read more.
MEDWAY - Medway residents will have 49-articles to vote on tonight when the Annual Town Meeting gets underway. Among the articles requesting the most money will be article 13 from the Fire Department for self-contained breathing apparatus. The request is for 263... Read more.
MEDWAY - A Medway man entered a not guilty plea in Wrentham District Court yesterday where he was facing eight-charges for child pornography. 32-year old Michael Petrucci of 3 West Street is being held without bail. He’s accused of molesting and taking nude pictures of... Read more.
MEDWAY - The new recreational Marijuana law provides communities with the ability to exercise some local control when it comes to the retail sale of “pot” and where these stores can locate and in Medway residents are being asked to share their questions and concerns... Read more.
The Medway-Ashland-Holliston-Millis girl’s hockey team was able to advance after securing a 3-1 upset win over Medfield-Norton on Wednesday. Seniors Colleen Reardon and Gabby Airosus both scored a goal in the win. The last goal was an empty-netter that wrapped it up in... Read more.
Medway - Medway residents will get the chance tonight to get the first look at final design plans for the town's four-recreational areas. A 13-member town committee was formed to find ways to upgrade and improve Choate Park, Cassidy Field, Oakland Street Park and the... Read more.
Traffic delays are expected to be minimal this week as work continues on the Route 109 Transportation Improvement Project. the drainage work along Main Street is continuing with crews working near the intersection at Winthrop Street. Weather permitting, this drainage... Read more.
The Medway Planning and Economic Committee tonight will once again go over the proposed expansion of the Exelon Power Plant on Summer Street. This is awaiting state approval. The construction involves two 100 mega watt combustion turbine generators on 13 acres of the... Read more.
Medway officials met last week with state transportation directors concerning the Route 109 improvement project. This year drainage will be installed, trees will be taken down and utilities moved. Next year the road will be widened and street lights and signals... Read more.
A house fire yesterday at 249 Village Street in Medway caused extensive damage. An elderly woman living in the home escaped without injury. The blaze began on a back porch and spread quickly. Several towns assisted Medway at the scene. Read more.
The town of Medway will be installing new drains in the Lee Street area. This work is funded by a state grant to prevent flooding in the neighborhood. The work will take place in the existing roadway on Lee Street from Main Street, Route 9 to Growin Drive. The project... Read more.
The design of Medway’s business future was in the forefront at the Medway Business Council’s meeting at Restaurant 45 on February 17. Tom Gay, Clerk of the Medway Planning and Economic Development Board (PEDB) and representative to the Design Review Committee (DRC)... Read more.
This year’s list of the safest cities in Massachusetts was released recently by SafeWise, a home security and safety company, and you’ll be happy to know that the WMRC listening area is home to 4 towns ranked in the top 20! Read more.
A forum will be held in Medway tonight on developing the new walking trail segment. It will extend the trail from the high school to Adams and Lovering Streets. The overall vision and concept for the trail will be discussed as well as community preservation funds to... Read more.
A 34 year old Medway woman was arrested by Milford Police after a call about an erratic driver. Desirea Phoutopolous of Holliston Street is charged with drunken driving, possession of an open container of alcohol in a vehicle, negligent operation, resisting arrest... Read more.
Medway Police say that a routine investigation at a home on Legion Avenue Monday resulted in the seizure of a stockpile of illegal firearms and a few homemade explosives for which the bomb squad was called in to remove. Handguns, riffles and shotguns, as well as... Read more.
The Medway school system is accepting applications for substitute teachers for the new school year. Applicants must be a college graduate and at least 21 years old. A resume and references should be sent to the superintendent's office. Read more.
Medway Selectmen tonight will discuss a possible charge for additional recycling carts. They will accept a grant for $30 thousand dollars concerning water infrastructure planning and technical assistance. A contract for nursing services will be finalized at a cost... Read more.
The Medway design review committee and the planning and economic development board holds a meeting tonight to go over updated draft of design review guidelines. They will be completed this summer and implemented in the fall. The committee members want input from... Read more.
Milford Regional Medical Center now has 10 convenient laboratory locations, with the newest lab now open on Main Street in Medway. Located within Family Medicine Associates at 74 Main St. in Gould’s Plaza, the lab is open Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. to... Read more.
A medical marijuana cultivation facility in Medway could come to an industrial park on Mark Road near the Millis town line. A letter of support from the selectmen was approved on a unanimous vote last night and will be sent to the state department of public health for... Read more.
Summer means sun, fun and a little fresh yum yum! Our local area is flush with farm fresh foods! Listed below are all of the towns featuring, in most cases, weekly farmers markets to keep you healthy, full and supporting your local farmers and vendors. Read more.
Medway Cable provides public access television in Medway, MA, on Comcast Channels 8 and 11 and Verizon channels 35 and 36. Located at Medway High School. Door 23 on the outside of the building, or enter from the gym entrance. Read more.
Medway Selectmen tonight will discuss hiring a consultant to assist with the proposed expansion of the execelon power plant on Summer Street. The board will accept a $17 thousand dollar donation from the friends of the Medway library. There will be a discussion about... Read more.
A hearing will be held in Medway tonight on the proposed Exelon Electric Generating Facility to be located on a ten acre site on Summer Street. If approved the facility would begin operations in 2018. The state siting board is holding the hearing to gather input on the... Read more.
The plan to run a high pressure natural gas pipeline through the towns of Franklin, Bellingham and Medway has been withdrawn for now. The announcement from the Spectra Energy Company, which owns the Algonquin Transmission Pipeline, came yesterday, hours before a state... Read more.
Residents of Franklin, Bellingham and Medway will have the opportunity again tonight to express their concerns about a proposed high-pressure gas pipeline that would run through those towns. Spectra Energy is seeking to transport gas from Pennsylvania, Ohio and West... Read more.
Funds to pay off winter storm bills was ok'd by town councilors in Franklin at a meeting last week. The Upton Planning Board will hold a hearing tonight on proposed modifications to the Cross Winds subdivision. Uxbridge Selectmen tonight will discuss property on Sutton... Read more.
The Water Division is currently isolating a water main break on Awl Street in Medway as of 1pm on Tuesday. This break should be well contained and only affect Awl Street, however, water quality in the area could be affected. The extent of the break is not known at this... Read more.
The plans for a new shopping plaza along route 109 in Medway, the Tri-Valley Commons, were presented to the planning and economic development board last night and the size of the project has been reduced substantially. These buildings will be constructed between an... Read more.
Milford was unable to come up with a run against Junior Maddie Letendre of the Hornets. Letendre struck out 11 Hawks for the complete game shutout. Ali Atherton pitched well also going six innings and allowing just one run with 2 strikeouts... Read more.
The Friends of the Medway Library is preparing for the Spring Book Sale, so now is the time to donate your gently used books. Weed out your cluttered bookshelves and make room for all the new books you won’t be able to resist from our sale in May. As well as books... Read more.
On February 19, Medway Chief of Police Allen Tingley addressed Medway Business Council (MBC) members at the Thayer Homestead. Chief Tingley provided a variety of information related to public safety issues in Medway with a recap of some statistics for the past year... Read more.
Medway Department of Public Service crews are working on a daily basis to address issues with roads that are directly attributable to the severe winter weather. Frost heaves and pot holes are prevalent all over town and these are being fixed as quickly as possible... Read more.
Medway Selectmen will support a meals tax. The article will be on the annual town meeting warrant this spring. The funds, about $150 thousand a year, would be used to reduce the town's post retirement account liability. Some of the new revenue would go into the free... Read more.
Hopedale Selectmen tonight will open a special town meeting warrant. The session will be held on March 31st. Bellingham Selectmen meet tonight to make an appointment to the High School Principal Search Committee. Resumes are being sought and an appointment will be made... Read more.
Check out Milford TV's video from the Milford/North Attleboro hockey game! Tied at 2-2, only 30 seconds into overtime, Drew Wilde collects the puck on the far boards, swings inside to make a perfect pass to an alert Alec Gilliat, giving Milford their FIRST ice hockey... Read more.
During 2014, the Medway Business Council became aware of several instances of challenges that some local businesses and proposed building projects had navigating the Town of Medway’s design review process. In an effort to strengthen communication between town officials... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - The Hopkinton Hillers Boys Varsity Basketball team bettered their playoff seeding by beating Medway 69-58. Both the 11 and 9 Hopkinton Hillers and the 9 and 9 Medway Mustangs have already clinched playoff spots but both teams know increasing the... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - The Millis Mohawks improved to 8 and 8 after taking down Medway last Friday Night 45-44. Medway fell to 8 and 7. More than half of the Tri-Valley League is in a race for a playoff spot and Millis broke a 3 game losing streak and made a statement... Read more.
A chimney fire early yesterday morning in a home on Lavern Street in Medway caused considerable damage to two rooms. A crack in the chimney was listed as the cause. A wood during stove was being used. The fire broke out during the beginning of the snow storm. Read more.
On February 19 at 7:30 AM, the Medway Business Council (MBC) will hold its monthly meeting at the Thayer Homestead, 2B Oak St, Medway. Guest speaker for the morning will be Medway Chief of Police, Allen Tingley. He will address members on a variety of topics of... Read more.
The Medway School Committee has appointed Assistant Superintendent Arman Pires to serve as the interim superintendent with Judith Evans leaves in June. Pires has been a principal in Medway and has served as Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment. Pires will... Read more.
Medway Selectmen are looking for residents to serve on the Conservation Commission. There are two vacant seats. Residents interested in engineering, architecture, science, landscape design, real estate and planning should consider applying. Resumes should be sent to... Read more.
The Medway Police and Fire Departments are seeking funds for some major improvements. Police want to upgrade their radios and the repeater system that boots the signal to eliminate dead spots. Also, cruiser computers need to be improved. The Fire Department wants to... Read more.
The Medway Conservation Commission is a five-member volunteer board appointed by the Board of Selectmen to three-year, staggered terms. There are currently two (2) vacant seats, and the Commission is seeking letters of interest and/or resumes from residents who would... Read more.
Mendon Selectmen meet tonight to discuss the elimination of the police department trailers. The town's purchase of the Pearson is up for discussion. In other business the board will discuss budget requests and review a special town meeting warrant for March.
The Medway School System website has been revised and has improved communication capabilities. It will be used as a primary way to communicate with parents during the year. You are encouraged to subscribe to the site. All information updates regarding the schools will... Read more.
A Medway couple is being charged with defrauding a lender with the hope of obtaining $50 thousand with both pleading not guilty at their arraignment in Norfolk Superior Court. Denise and Vincent Alessandrini are facing two counts of larceny over $50 thousand, identity... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - The Medway Mustangs improved to 6 and 3 Friday Night as they took down TVL rival Bellingham Blackhawks 50-32. Bellingham fell to 2 and 9 on the season. Medway got a well needed win as they try to make a playoff push. The Mustangs upcoming schedule... Read more.
The new school budget in Medway will be close to $24.9 million, an increase of about one percent over the current package. Seven educators will be cut from the staff and a plan for a full day kindergarten program will be dropped. Read more.
Tonight the Medway Mustangs basketball team looks to bounce back from a tough 69-46 loss at undefeated Westwood on Tuesday. The 5th place Mustangs host 2-8 Bellingham at Case gym with an expected tip of 6:30... Read more.
The Medway hockey team blanked Bellingham on Wednesday night 8-0. It was Junior Goaltender Mike Purnell’s 4th shutout of the season for the Mustangs. Medway peppered Bellingham goalie Josh Morse early and often and Morse finished the game with 44 saves in the loss... Read more.
The Medway-Ashland Girls Hockey team picked up their 4th win of the season Monday night out lasting Algonquin-Hudson 1-0. The lone goal of the game was scored by Ashley Fondo in the 1st period. Bridget Fagan and Kerryann Goode were credited with the assists. Stand-out... Read more.
Medway's Chris Ross is not only an accomplished musician but he's also the coach of the Medway High School Boy's Hockey Team. Ray Auger asked Chris about hockey, music and more. Check out this weeks Ten Questions With... Read more.
Senior Mike Giacobbe netted 14 of his 20 points in the second half as Medway snuck past Dover-Sherborn late on Friday for a big 59-58 road win. With the victory the Mustangs improved to 4-1 and are now in 2nd place behind unbeaten Westwood in the TVL standings... Read more.