CAPECOD ONLINE: Quake hazards may imperil nuke plants

by Manomet Current on April 18, 2014

The owner of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station is being required to spend about $5 million over the next three years to prove the Plymouth plant and the pools where spent fuel rods are stored can stand up to tremors from regional earthquakes.

Read more at CapeCod Online.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 17

by Manomet Current on April 18, 2014

4:05 p.m. Suspicious activity on Doten Road
4:28 p.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond Road
8:04 p.m. Suspicious activity on Marion Way
9:08 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
11:32 p.m. Harassment on Falmouth Road

Arrests
Juvenile arrested on State Road for violating a harassment prevention order.

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Plymouth Moose Lodge elects new officers

by Manomet Current on April 18, 2014

New officer elections were recently held at the Plymouth Moose Lodge, 601 State Road, in Plymouth.

The following Plymouth men were elected to one year offices: Governor, Ralph “Woody” Whitman; Junior Governor, Fred Miller; Prelate, Joe DeCoste; Treasurer, John Fay; 3-Year Trustee, Mike Donnelly, 2-Year Trustee, Joe Souter; 1-Year Trustee, Steve Wilson; Junior Past Governor, Victor Garrard.

The following Plymouth women were elected to one year offices: Junior Regent, Cheryl Frost; Chaplain, Judy Frost; Secretary/Treasurer, Stacey Carroll; Recorder, Francine Diamond; Junior Graduate Regent, Bernadette McDonnell.

The men and women officers for the Lodge and Chapter were installed into their roles on Thursday, April 17, and their terms of office will begin on May 1.

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Joshua McCassie named PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

by Manomet Current on April 18, 2014

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The PSHS Male Athlete of the Week is Joshua McCassie.
McCassie pitched 6 and 2/3rds innings giving up 3 earned runs in a win versus Dennis-Yarmouth. Not only is he a sophomore honor roll student, McCassie is a positive force on the team for all players.

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The PSHS Female Athlete of the Week is junior Jayci Andrews.
In a recent track meet Andrews won the 400 in 61.8 and 100 in 12.9, qualifying for states in both events in the meet against Falmouth.

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SuperTeach Preview from Plymouth Public Schools on Vimeo.

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Matt Patrick, a former five term State Representative from Falmouth and candidate for the Plymouth and Barnstable Senate Seat will officially open his Plymouth office this Friday
The office, located at One Court St. Shirley Square, will serve as Patrick’s headquarters for his efforts in Plymouth. The opening will be held on April 18 at 2 p.m. with reception to follow at the New World Tavern. More information about Matt Patrick can be found at his website at www.electmattpatrick.org. .

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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 16

by Manomet Current on April 17, 2014

7:02 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Clark Road
11:58 p.m. Harassment on Long Pond Road
4:54 p.m. Fraud on Goelette Drive
7:24 p.m. Domestic assault and battery on Sugarbush Lane
James Tasker, 42, of Sugarbush Lane charged with domestic assault and battery.
9:41 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
10:10 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road

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April 14
9:34 a.m. Domestic assault and battery on Seaview
11:18 a.m. Burglary on Clearwater Drive
Copper piping reported stolen from summer residence.
11:57 a.m. Fraud on Old Langmore Way
Caller reports someone filed taxes using his name.

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PHOTOS: Easter fun at the Simes House

by Matthew Nadler on April 16, 2014

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The Simes House held its first Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday. The event featured numerous games, candy and a visit from the Easter Bunny himself.

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Manomet and Pine Hills real estate sales for April 8 to April 14, 2014

April 15, 2014
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Plymouth South lacrosse players join MS walk

April 15, 2014
The Plymouth South girls lacrosse team supported “Team McKenna” in the MS walk on Sunday 4/6. “Team McKenna” is close to our hearts as mother of Sophomore Joelin McKenna, Nicole McKenna, is living with MS. The girls came together as one to support the McKenna family, happy to do their part in working to find […]
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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: Flood watch and wind advisory

April 15, 2014
STRONG WINDS EXPECTED AGAIN TODAY... ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 11 to April 13

April 14, 2014
April 11 7:51 a.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Falmouth Road 8:52 a.m. Attempted breaking and entering on Ouimet Lane 11:31 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road 5:41 p.m. Motor vehicle theft on State Road Jordan Coulstring, 19, of Falmouth Road arrested for larceny of a motor vehicle. 5:58 p.m. […]
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Pine Fest at Myles Standish State Forest

April 14, 2014
The Southeastern Pine Barrens Alliance and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation are hosting Pine Fest in Myles Standish State Forest on May 17. The event takes place from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Charge Pond Campground. Visitors will have a chance to learn how to make an authentic Wampanoag shelter,  hike with […]
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Manomet man arrested twice for car theft

April 14, 2014
Two more cars were reported stolen over the weekend in Manomet, but this time police were able to make an arrest. Jordan Coulstring, 19, of Falmouth Road was arrested on two counts of motor vehicle theft, vandalizing property, receiving stolen property and possession of a class B after two incidents in Plymouth Friday night and […]
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Plymouth South students earn Emmy honors

April 14, 2014
Plymouth South’s Broadcast Journalism students were recognized at the New England Emmy’s this week. Freelance videographer/editor Aidan Mulligan won a New England Emmy for Best Live Sports Video for his Pep Rally Video.  Senior Samantha Bazarewsky was also recognized with an Honorable Mention award in the Best Light News Story category for her piece “Excellence […]
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On the Agenda for the week of April 13

April 14, 2014
Monday, April 14 Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall Form A Plans: A4493 – Eunice Becker and Warren Forbes, 1029 Old Sandwich Road, Map 65, Lot 12-1 – divide into lots 12-2, 12-3 and 12-4; A4495 – Pinehills LLC, Boatwright’s Loop, Map 77E, Lot A-241 – Divide into Lots 115-271, 15-272, 15-273, 15-274 and A-256 Tuesday, […]
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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 10

April 11, 2014
8:25 a.m. Robbery on State Road 9:25 p.m. Suspicious activity on Kennedy Parkway 12:18 p.m. Simple assault on Long Pond Road 6:04 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road 6:16 p.m. Motor vehicle theft on Sea View Drive
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Alleged drunk driver arrested in Manomet

April 11, 2014
A Pinehills woman was arrested on a drunk driving charge for the second time, Friday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, an officer was stopped around 12:30 a.m. by a driver who reported an erratic operator heading south on State Road. That driver reportedly was found in her car, which was parked at CVS with […]
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Reported stolen car involved in in accident on State Road

April 11, 2014
A car involved in a hit and run accident on State Road at about 6 p.m. was later reported stolen from a home on Sea View Drive. According to Captain John Rogers, a woman reported her car was hit from behind by a man in his early 20s driving a white Volvo station wagon, who […]
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Manomet Stop and Shop employee allegedly robbed at knifepoint

April 11, 2014
Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed an employee at Stop and Shop in Manomet, Thursday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, the suspect approached the alleged victim in front of the store and asked for change for a $20 bill. When the employee took out his wallet, the suspect brandished a knife […]
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OBITUARY: Peggy Robinson, 93, teacher, bridge player, loved to debate

April 11, 2014
Peggy D. Robinson, of Plymouth,  formerly of Simsbury Connecticut; died at her home on April 8 at the age of 93. The beloved wife of the late Wyley G. Robinson Jr, she is survived by her sons Wyley G. Robinson III and his wife Suellen of Andover and Davie G. Robinson and his wife Judi […]
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Miami Hurricane closer among trio to join Plymouth Pilgrims

April 11, 2014
The Plymouth Pilgrims have signed three freshmen from the University of Miami, including the current saves leader in the Atlantic Coast Conference.   Catcher Carlos Diaz will be joined by pitchers Bryan and Danny Garcia. The Garcias, who are not brothers, both grew up in Miami. Bryan is currently serving at the Hurricanes closer and […]
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OBITUARY: Richard King, 83, worked for GE

April 10, 2014
Richard A. King, 83, of Plymouth died on April 7, 2014 at the Beth Israel Jordan Hospital in Plymouth. He was born in Pittsfield, son of the late Edmund and Catherine (Toohey) King.
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Plymouth police log for April 9

April 10, 2014
10:13 a.m. Fraud on Long Pond Road 11:04 a.m. General disturbance on Talia Way 11:16 a.m.  General disturbance on Long Pond Road 12:05 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road 2:36 p.m. Suspicious activity on Cranberry Circle 4:24 p.m.  Domestic assault and battery on Avalon Way 5:06 p.m. Fraud on Old Beach Road 8:31 […]
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