Wednesday, December 12, 2012
The defendant, a Framingham man, has been placed on administrative leave from Stoneham Public Schools.
A Stoneham Public Schools employee was charged with posing a child in the nude after he allegedly pretended to be a 14-year-old boy and solicited indecent images from a 15-year-old girl in Maine. Steven C. Orloff, 47, 189 Potter Road, of Framingham, was arraigned Wednesday in Framingham District Court on charges of distribution of obscene matter and pose or exhibit a child in the nude, said Middlesex District Attorney Gerry Leone in a press statement. Framingham District Court Judge Robert Greco ordered the defendant held on $20,000 cash bail with conditions to commit no new crimes, no use of the Internet, stay away from Stoneham Public Schools, vacate his marital home, no contact with children under 18, and surrender his passport. The …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Congressman Ed Markey told Framingham Patch a law is needed to ensure compounding pharmacies don't turn into compounding manufacturers.
Congressman Ed Markey (D-Malden), in Framingham Monday to celebrate the opening of a biomedical manufacturing plant, spoke a few minutes to Framingham Patch about the deadly meningitis outbreak, linked to tainted steroids produced at New England Compounding Center in Framingham. The Centers for Disease Control now says almost 300 people have been infected with fungal meningitis in 16 states, including 23 deaths. Markey, who represents Stoneham, is the senior member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, which has jurisdiction over the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He said NECC fell into a "blackhole" between federal and state regulators and became a "compounding manufacturer" and not a compounding pharmacy.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Find out what other calls kept Stoneham Police Department busy recently.
[Editor's note: The following information was provided by the Stoneham Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.] At 12:03 p.m. June 22, Stoneham police responded to a Main Street apartment for an abandonded 911 call. Prior to responding to the apartment, three calls were made by police to the address, with an answering machine picking up each time. Police then went to the apartment and spoke with a female involved in the incident. After the interview, Gary Kidgell, 43, of 24 Myrtle St., Framingham, was arrested and charged with assault and battery. June 20 @6:38 a.m.: Police responded to Stop & Shop Supermarket for a report of a road rage incident. State Police notified. No arrests …