Manomet and South Plymouth Real Estate Sales, November 15 to November 21, 2015

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Christmas Craft Fair at Saint Bonaventure

The Manomet Christmas Craft Fair takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on November 28 at the Saint Bonaventure Parish Center. Stop in and see a great selection of crafts made in Manomet. Continue Reading →

OBITUARY: Thomas McQuillan, 74, served in the National Guard, worked in construction, enjoyed fishing


Thomas C. McQuillan of Manomet died peacefully in his home on November 22.

He was the beloved husband of the late Celeste M. (Cormier) McQuillan. Loving father of Elizabeth Ann Forst of Plymouth and Deborah Ann Lynn DeYoung of Florida. Cherished grandfather of eight. Born in Boston on December 16, 1940, a son of the late Albina (Duggan) Straggas and the late William McQuillan.

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Christmas at the Simes House is coming

The Simes House is ready for the holidays.

Christmas revelers explore the porch of the Simes House.
Caroling, holiday refreshments and a visit from St. Nick will highlight the annual Manomet Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, November 27 at 6 p.m.

Santa and his elves and helpers will be at Manomet Commons on the grounds of the Simes House, 29 Manomet Point Road, Plymouth. Parking is available across the street at Manomet Plaza. The event is free.

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Plymouth police log for November 24, 2015

9:51 a.m. Motor  vehicle accident on Provincetown View Road
9:52 a.m. Animal complaint on Falmouth Road
Coyote sighted. 12:26 p.m. Threats on Long Pond Road
4:27 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
11:52 p.m. Simple assault on Winthrop Road Continue Reading →

OBITUARY: Nathaniel Ketchen, 47, lobsterman, carpenter, loved skiing and scuba diving

Nathaniel Gilbert Ketchen, 47, of Bourne, formerly of Manomet, died Friday November 2h at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford following a long hard battle with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.

He was the son of William Ketchen of Chicopee, and Kathy Taber-Post and her husband Randy of Manomet. Nathaniel is also survived by his daughters Samantha Stevens of Manomet, and Evanna Quinn of Martha’s Vineyard, as well as many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for November 23, 2015

6:50 a.m. Aggravated assault on Cape Cod Avenue
9:45 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Jordan Road
11:36 a.m. Threats on Long Pond Road
5:48 p.m. Warrant service on State Road
State Road man, 32, arrested for driving with suspended registration. Continue Reading →

Elderly Manomet man charged with assault and battery

A ongoing dispute between two Cape Cod Avenue neighbors finally turned violent early Monday morning.

When it was over, a 78-year-old man was both charged with assault and battery, and in the hospital.

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PSHS teacher named to American Psychological Association committee

Plymouth South High School psychology teacher Allison Shaver was recently elected to a national committee that represents high school psychology teachers.
The American Psychological Association Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools is the voice of high school psychology teachers within the American Psychological Association.  She will serve a two-year term and her work will focus on promoting excellence in the teaching of high school psychology and increasing the leadership opportunities for high school psychology teachers.

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Plymouth police log for November 20 to November 22

November 20

12:16 a.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond Road
11:15 a.m. Fraud on State Road
3:25 p.m. Suspicious activity on Cape Cod Avenue East
4:55 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Brigantine Circle
4:55 p.m. Harassment on White Horse Road
7:27 p.m. Harassment on Kevin Avenue
11:03 p.m. Gunshots on Sunset Avenue

November 21

5:06 a.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
10:38 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
8:41 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road

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