Once again, police efforts to make White Horse Beach’s July 3 celebration a peaceful one paid off, with a families making most of those in attendance, according to Police Chief Michael Botieri. Police made only a handful of arrests, most of which were alcohol-related, according to Captain John Rogers. There were no fireworks related injuries, he added.
A Pearl Street man was arrested after allegedly assaulting a 67-year-old South Deerfield man, Monday evening.
According to Captain John Rogers, Timothy Keneklis, 43, was allegedly upset when a group of people looking for a lost dog would not get out of his way on Pearl Street. He went to his house and reportedly returned with a weightlifting bar that he began swinging at people, Rogers said. The bar grazed the alleged victim, Rogers.
Robert ‘Bob’ E. Kelly of Plymouth, formerly of Hyannis and Westwood and South Boston, died on July 2 peacefully in his home with his family by his side.
He is the beloved husband of Mary ‘Mae’ (McDonough) Kelly. Loving father of Bernadette DeVirgillo and her husband Anthony of Medford, Jeanne Sprague and her husband Robert of Plymouth, Andrea McNamara and her husband John of Norwood, Terence Kelly and Jennifer DiMatteo of Dedham and Robert Kelly Jr. of Wilmington. Brother of Paul Kelly of Stoughton and William Kelly of Lawrence and the late Joseph Kelly. Cherished grandfather of Elise Kelly Collins, Stephanie Collins, Angela Chandler, Bobby Sprague, Timmy Sprague, Johnny McNamara, Delia Kelly McNamara, and Emmett McNamara.
Priscilla Beach Theatre presents ‘Fiddler on the Roof,’ book by Joseph Stein, lyrics by Sheldon Harrick and music by Jerry Bock, on its restored barn stage at 800 Rocky Hill Road, Plymouth. The production features Michael Bernardi as Tevye, Allyn Morse as Golde, and a cast of actors from Los Angeles, New York and Boston.
Fiddler on the Roof is the iconic Tony Award winning musical telling the story of Tevye, a poor dairyman living in a small village of Imperial Russia in dawn of the 20th century. Tevye life revolves around his family as he tries to keep tradition alive and protect his daughters from a changing world. The show’s award winning music includes “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “Matchmaker” and “Miracle of Miracles” among others.
An Ellisville Drive man was arrested Friday night after he reportedly waved a gun at people on Sea View Drive.
Lee Gillespie, 44, was reportedly upset about fireworks going off in the area when he allegedly pointed what turned out to be BB gun at several people, Captain John Rogers said. He also, Rogers said, allegedly threatened to kill people when he was arrested.
3:47 a.m. Explosives on White Horse Road
12:20 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
12:41 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
4:27 p.m. Animal complaint on Jordan Road Ten horses reported walking down the road. They eventually went home.
7:00 p.m. Liquor law enforcement on Taylor Avenue West Barnstable man, 20, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol and violation of town bylaw.
8:09 p.m. Explosives on Patriot Circle
8:41 p.m. Explosives on Patriot Circle
8:51 p.m. Assault and battery with a dangerous weapon on Sea View Drive Lee Gillespie, 44, of Eliisvile Drive charged with two counts of assault with a dangerous weapon and threatening to commit a crime.
8:53 p.m. Liquor law enforcement on Taylor Avenue
Taunton man, 21, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol.
9:01 p.m. Explosives on Provincetown View Road
9:08 p.m. Vandalism on Taylor Avenue Set of stairs to the beach were torn down and thrown on a bonfire.
9:16 p.m. Explosives on Bartlett Road
9:16 p.m. Liquor law enforcement on Asiaf Way Wagon Wheel Road man, 23, arrested for violation of town bylaw.
9:37 p.m. Liquor law enforcement on Taylor Avenue Jordan Road man, 18, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol. Middleborough man, 19, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol.
10:15 p.m. General disturbance on Vine Brook Road
10:39 p.m. Noise complaint on Gate Road
10:42 p.m. Liquor law enforcement on Taylor Avenue Carver man, 21, arrested for disorderly conduct. Kingston man, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol. Plympton man, 19, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol.
10:50 p.m. General disturbance on White Horse Road
11:05 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
11:04 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
11:44 p.m. Motor vehicle on Long Pond Road
11:50 p.m. Suspicous activity on Taylor Avenue
1:09 a.m. Explosives on Manomet Point Road
1:12 a.m. Explosives on Beaver Dam Road
1:34 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
3:24 a.m. Suspicious activity on Taylor Avenue
4:46 a.m. General disturbance on Taylor Avenue Fight reported on the beach.
6:39 a.m. Suspicious activity on Taylor Avenue
11:48 a.m. Vandalism on Beach Street
12:27 p.m. Vandalism on Bartlett Road
12:34 p.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue Norwood woman, 2o,arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol. Norwood man, 2o, arrested for person under 21 in possession of alcohol.
2:15 p.m. Explosives on Manomet Point Road
8:47 p.m. Explosives on Pearl Street
10:11 p.m. Explosives on Heather Drive
11:00 p.m. General disturbance on Sea View Drive
11:44 p.m. Explosives on Sunrise Avenue
An East Providence, R.I., construction company will build the new Plymouth South High School. The town’s Building Committee awarded the contract for the construction project Wednesday to Agostini Bacon Construction. Read more at Wicked Local. Continue Reading →
Another quiet night at the dish for the Pilgrims ended in disappointment as a grand slam in the eighth inning pushed the Mystic Schooners past Plymouth for a 6-2 victory. Read more here. Continue Reading →
Priscilla Beach Theatre will hold auditions for “The Odd Couple” on Tuesday, July 14 and Wednesday, July 15, from 6-9 p.m. The Odd Couple, by Neil Simon, includes six men and two women, all roles are open and actors will receive a stipend. Reserve an audition time by calling 508-224-4888 or by email email@example.com. The Odd Couple, directed by Theresa Chiasson, will rehearse Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 6-9 p.m., beginning August 17. Performances are September 18 & 19 at 7:30, and September 20 at 2:00 p.m. in PBT’s newly restored historic barn theater. Continue Reading →
White Horse Rock aka Flag Rock, got spruced up on Friday, just in time for Independence Day weekend.
An American flag has been painted on the side of the rock since 1940, when, the story goes a group of local teens painted over a swastika that had been appeared on it. That story was recently recounted at Boston.com.
Zachary White of White Horse Beac graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from Castleton College following the successful completion of the spring semester in May 2015. Continue Reading →