Katie Romanovicz runs away with PSHS Female Athlete of the Week honors

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Katie Romanovicz is the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week.

She has been a four-year member of the spring track team and is a captain this year.  At Sunday’s division 2 state relays, Katie was a member of the 4×100 meter shuttle hurdle relay team that won first place and set a new meet record of 1:04.23.  This is the fastest time by any team in the state and qualifies the girls for New Balance Nationals in June.

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CANDIDATE QUESTIONS: Bart Foley for Planning Board

What changes do you think should be made to Plymouth’s master plan or its zoning bylaws?

Plymouth’s zoning bylaw and master plan should not be viewed as static documents but guidelines that should be constantly reviewed and updated as Plymouth grows and evolves. While they provide much needed rules for development in Plymouth, there should be opportunities, as long as the impacts to the Town and village centers is positive.

Do you favor keeping or changing the Community Preservation Act?

I am in favor of keeping the Community Preservation Act but I would like to see more emphasis on affordable housing and historic preservation.

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Manomet man dies of apparent overdose at apartment complex

A 19-year-old Manomet man died of an apparent drug overdose at the Algonquin Heights apartment complex, Wednesday morning.

According to Captain John Rogers, the victim was found unresponsive sitting on an patio outside one of the apartments at around 9:30 a.m. A resident brought him inside and administered CPR, but it was futile, Rogers said. Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene.

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Chris Elliot named PSHS Male Athlete of the Week

Last week Chris Elliot pitched South to a win against Whitman Hanson throwing seven innings, giving up two runs and striking out four.  That earned him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. In that game Chris also went 2 for 4 at the plate, scoring two runs and driving in two others.  Chris has been a leader on the field all year helping all of his teammates.  He finished the week going 4-9 at the plate in two other games. Continue Reading →

Read John Updike’s short stories with the Vintage Reads Book Club

Enjoy reading classic books? Looking for a book discussion group to join?

The Vintage Reads Book Club reads and discuss novels from the 20th century and earlier, focusing on novels and authors that have stood the test of time. Some of the classics read are popular while others are more unconventional and unfamiliar.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for May 2 and May 3, 2016

May 2

4:16 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Beaver Dam Road
4:53 p.m. General disturbance on Route 3

May 3

9:23 a.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Fresh Pond Avenue
3:17 p.m. Threats on White Trellis
4:22 p.m. Suspicious activity on Talia Way
8:10 Suspicious activity on White Horse Road

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