Stowell’s “Dine Out” to benefit the Simes House

On Saturday April 11, Stowell’s will donate 50 percent of profit from sales to the Simes House Foundation.
Pick up a coupon at Luke’s Liquors or the Manomet Branch Library, take it to Stowell’s and order a meal. The order can be either eat in or take out. Sorry, no deliveries.

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South Middle School students raise $6,000 to fight leukemia

Mrs. Borsari's class won a catered lunch for raising the most money.

The Pennies for Patients Campaign came to a close last week with Plymouth South Middle School’s  final donation to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society totaling $6000.05.

With donations coming in from almost every homeroom in the school, PSMS is currently on track to be one of the Ttop five schools in New England in funds raised.

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Become a Supporting Reader of The Manomet Current

Thank you so much for reading The Manomet Current. Since the Current started, we’ve worked hard to become your source for local news, and nothing but local news, for Manomet and the Pine Hills. It’s great when someone tells us they love reading the Current or thanks us for a story we ran. We’re proud to be a locally owned business with a focus on this community. Now we’re asking for something more: your direct financial support. Continue Reading →

Plymouth police log and arrests for March 27 to March 30, 2015

March 27

12:02 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
9:49 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Rocky Hill Road
Light at intersection with Powerhouse Road reportedly knocked down.
11:03 a.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
1:47 p.m. Fraud on Grey Shale
Caller reports someone filed tax return using their social security number.
4: 27 p.m. Fraud on Pearl Street
Caller reports someone filed tax return using their social security number.

March 28

9:48 a.m. General disturbance on Seaview
5:46 p.m. Fraud on Ship Pond Road

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OBITUARY: Thomas Hann, 81, tug boat engineer, Korean War veteran, loved to tinker

Thomas B. Hann,  81, of Plymouth passed away unexpectedly at Beth Israel Deaconess Plymouth on March 26.

Beloved husband of Catherine (Welch) Hann of Plymouth. Father of Robin Ward of Stoneham, Maureen Hann of California, and the late Thomas Hann Jr. Step father of Catherine Smith of Hull Karen Murphy of Colorado, and Linda Clark of Florida. He also leaves a sister Lois Callinan of Mendon, 14 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

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Speeding past traffic stop leads to OUI arrest for Carolyn Drive man

a 24-year-old Manomet man was arrested for drunk driving early Saturday morning in West Plymouth.

According to Captain John Rogers, Josh Freeman of Carolyn Drive was allegedly spotted driving erratically heading east past officers at a traffic stop on Carver Road at around 2 a.m. An officer, who was on scene assisting at the original stop, followed Freeman’s gray Ford Fusion to West Plymouth Square. Freeman, Rogers said, stopped his car in the middle of the road.

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Plymouth South High students take top honors at Moose youth awareness program

Makayla McShane from Plymouth South High School won the $1,000 first place prize at the the Massachusetts and Rhode Island Moose “Youth Awareness” Program.

Fellow PSHS students Kylie LeGrow and Bridgett Stevenson won second and third prizes. All three students plan to attend the Moose International Student Congress in Orlando, Florida April 30 – May 4.  There they will compete for over $30,000 in scholarships with other 60 students from the US and Canada.

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On the Agenda for the week of March 29, 2015

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On the Agenda lists Plymouth town government meetings with items of particular interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth communities. Monday, March 30
Precinct 5 Caucus, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:15 p.m. Conceptual review: Jeffrey & Romy Flockton, 66 Jordan Road, Map 81, Lot 13-1 and Mark and Tammy Cedrone, 68 Jordan Road, Map 81, Lot 13-3, RDD to create four residential lots with open space

Tuesday, March 31
Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

ORDERS OF CONDITIONS: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., 600 Rocky Hill Road, Parcel ID 044-000-001B-000.  A Notice of Intent to expand an existing parking lot, including pavement, storm water treatment and grading within the buffer zone of the top of a coastal ban
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Simes House Easter Egg Hunt postponed to Sunday

Due to the weather forecast of snow on Saturday, March 28, the Simes House Easter Egg Hunt will be postponed to Sunday, March 29 at 2 p.m.

The event is planned for children age 8 and under. Children should bring their own baskets for the egg hunt. As the ground may be damp, proper footwear is recommended.

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Manomet and South Plymouth Real Estate Sales, March 7 to March 21, 2015

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