Manomet Elementary School Principal Patrick Fraine appeared before the School Committee Monday and announced that the school will be replacing its 14-year-old play structure with a new Childscapes playground. Read more at Wicked Local. Continue Reading →
Plymouth South High School marketing student Alec Medeiros received a Certificate of Excellence for his Public Relations project with his campaign, “Ending the Stigma (Against Homelessness)” at the DECA’s International Career Development Conference, held April 25 to 30, in Anaheim, California. The team of Brianna Johnson, Nicole Mullally, and Allysia Tavekelian competed in the School Based Enterprises-Food Operations category with their presentation of The House (school store) and its promotions of cold brew coffee. Continue Reading →
11:27 a.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
Alden Street man, 19, arrested for being a person under 21 in possession of liquor.
11:34 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
12:06 p.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
Sandra Way woman, 18, arrested for being a person under 21 in possession of liquor.
1:41 p.m. Suspicious activity on Beaver Dam Road
2:19 p.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
6:49 p.m. General disturbance on Taylor Avenue
6:52 p.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Avenue
12:04 a.m. Noise complaint on Bartlett Road
9:52 a.m. Computer crimes on Long Pond Road
11:03 a.m. Annoying phone calls on Brook Road
Brook Road man, 40, arrested on a warrant for possessing ammunition without a FID card.
6:16 p.m. Vandalism on Tide View Path
7:52 p.m. Traffic complaint on State Road
Thomas O’Toole, 33, arrested for marked lanes violation, OUI and possession of a class B substance.
7:48 p.m. Animal complaint on Asiaf Way
9:13 p.m. Liquor law violation on Taylor Avenue
Taunton man, 18, arrested for being a person under 21 in possession of liquor.
9:26 p.m. Suspicious activity on Blue Heron Drive
A 21-member panel established to provide citizen input into the complicated process of decommissioning Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station will meet for the first time Wednesday night. Read more at the Cape Cod Times. Continue Reading →
Plymouth South High School students Chloe Basile and Ayala Dayan won first place honors at this year’s 9th District Congressional Art Awards.
A Mashpee man was arrested for drunk driving in Manomet, Sunday morning.
According to Captain John Rogers, police received calls at around 9 a.m. about a driver heading north on State Road who was reportedly weaving between lanes. Michael McGinnis, 26, turned onto Beaver Dam Road where he was stopped.
Police arrested a Goelette Drive man for allegedly driving drunk on State Road, Saturday night.
According to Captain John Rogers, police got a call reporting someone driving erratically as they headed south on State Road around 7:20 p.m. Police eventually stopped the driver, Thomas O’Toole, 33, near the Davis Funeral Home.
The combination of Senior Skip Day and the generally nice weather led to several arrests for underage drinking on White Horse Beach over the weekend.
An Alden Street man, 19, was arrested Friday morning after being seen with a can of Four Loco in full view of a uniformed officer patrolling the beach, Captain John Rogers said. Half an hour later, an 18-year-old Sandra Way woman was arrested for having a bottle in Mike’s Hard Lemonade. Later that afternoon, a 16-year-old from Taunton was arrested for possessing a can of Bud Light.
Manomet and Pinehills residents will see a few, just a few, new faces at Town Meeting this fall.
Precinct 6 voted out incumbent Paul Francis in favor of Cheryl Fischer, while incumbents Charlotte Collins and Megan Collins-Dempster were re-elected. Colleen Coughlin ran unopposed for a two-year seat.
Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station was reconnected to the grid early Monday morning following what is expected to be its final refueling before the plant closes in 2019. The power plant had been out of service since since April 9, according to a statement from spokesman Patrick O’Brien. Continue Reading →