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Plymouth South lacrosse players join MS walk

by Manomet Current on April 15, 2014

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Lindsey Carlson, Lillian Backland, Katie Daley were among those who walked as part of Team McKenna.

The Plymouth South girls lacrosse team supported “Team McKenna” in the MS walk on Sunday 4/6.

“Team McKenna” is close to our hearts as mother of Sophomore Joelin McKenna, Nicole McKenna, is living with MS. The girls came together as one to support the McKenna family, happy to do their part in working to find a cure.

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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: Flood watch and wind advisory

by Manomet Current on April 15, 2014

STRONG WINDS EXPECTED AGAIN TODAY... 

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT EDT 
TONIGHT... 

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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 11 to April 13

by Manomet Current on April 14, 2014

April 11
7:51 a.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Falmouth Road
8:52 a.m. Attempted breaking and entering on Ouimet Lane
11:31 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
5:41 p.m. Motor vehicle theft on State Road
Jordan Coulstring, 19, of Falmouth Road arrested for larceny of a motor vehicle.
5:58 p.m.  Domestic disturbance on Fresh Pond Avenue
7:32 p.m.  Motor vehicle accident on State Road
10:16 p.m.  Noise complaint on Brentwood Circle
11:58 p.m. Suspicious activity on Falmouth Road

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Pine Fest at Myles Standish State Forest

by Manomet Current on April 14, 2014

The Southeastern Pine Barrens Alliance and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation are hosting Pine Fest in Myles Standish State Forest on May 17.

The event takes place from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Charge Pond Campground. Visitors will have a chance to learn how to make an authentic Wampanoag shelter,  hike with a forest ranger, learn the secrets of making charcoal and baking bread in a stone oven. Horseback riding and kayaking will also be available. Story teller Big Ryan and other performers will be on hand.

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Manomet man arrested twice for car theft

by Matthew Nadler on April 14, 2014

Two more cars were reported stolen over the weekend in Manomet, but this time police were able to make an arrest.

Jordan Coulstring, 19, of Falmouth Road was arrested on two counts of motor vehicle theft, vandalizing property, receiving stolen property and possession of a class B after two incidents in Plymouth Friday night and Saturday morning.

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Plymouth South students earn Emmy honors

by Manomet Current on April 14, 2014

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Plymouth South’s Broadcast Journalism students were recognized at the New England Emmy’s this week.

Freelance videographer/editor Aidan Mulligan won a New England Emmy for Best Live Sports Video for his Pep Rally Video.  Senior Samantha Bazarewsky was also recognized with an Honorable Mention award in the Best Light News Story category for her piece “Excellence on the Ice”.

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On the Agenda for the week of April 13

by Manomet Current on April 14, 2014

Monday, April 14

Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

  • Form A Plans: A4493 – Eunice Becker and Warren Forbes, 1029 Old Sandwich Road, Map 65, Lot 12-1 – divide into lots 12-2, 12-3 and 12-4; A4495 – Pinehills LLC, Boatwright’s Loop, Map 77E, Lot A-241 – Divide into Lots 115-271, 15-272, 15-273, 15-274 and A-256

Tuesday, April 15

Board of Selectmen, 6 p.m. at Town Hall

  • 7:25 p.m. Update from Entergy / Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:25 PM     Urban Family LP, Tracy and Paul Opalinski, 191R Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045B-000-014-015, 045B-000-014-014, 045B-000-014-036.  A Notice of Intent to renovate an existing dwelling, new additions, shed dormers, deck; configure a gravel walkway, parking area, stairway to beach, and a post-facto gravel surfacing of the drive entry.  All work is proposed within a coastal dune and coastal beach of White Horse Beach.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 10

by Manomet Current on April 11, 2014

8:25 a.m. Robbery on State Road
9:25 p.m. Suspicious activity on Kennedy Parkway
12:18 p.m. Simple assault on Long Pond Road
6:04 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
6:16 p.m. Motor vehicle theft on Sea View Drive

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Alleged drunk driver arrested in Manomet

by Matthew Nadler on April 11, 2014

A Pinehills woman was arrested on a drunk driving charge for the second time, Friday morning.

According to Captain John Rogers, an officer was stopped around 12:30 a.m. by a driver who reported an erratic operator heading south on State Road. That driver reportedly was found in her car, which was parked at CVS with the lights on and the engine running.

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Reported stolen car involved in in accident on State Road

April 11, 2014
A car involved in a hit and run accident on State Road at about 6 p.m. was later reported stolen from a home on Sea View Drive. According to Captain John Rogers, a woman reported her car was hit from behind by a man in his early 20s driving a white Volvo station wagon, who […]
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Manomet Stop and Shop employee allegedly robbed at knifepoint

April 11, 2014
Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed an employee at Stop and Shop in Manomet, Thursday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, the suspect approached the alleged victim in front of the store and asked for change for a $20 bill. When the employee took out his wallet, the suspect brandished a knife […]
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OBITUARY: Peggy Robinson, 93, teacher, bridge player, loved to debate

April 11, 2014
Peggy D. Robinson, of Plymouth,  formerly of Simsbury Connecticut; died at her home on April 8 at the age of 93. The beloved wife of the late Wyley G. Robinson Jr, she is survived by her sons Wyley G. Robinson III and his wife Suellen of Andover and Davie G. Robinson and his wife Judi […]
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Miami Hurricane closer among trio to join Plymouth Pilgrims

April 11, 2014
The Plymouth Pilgrims have signed three freshmen from the University of Miami, including the current saves leader in the Atlantic Coast Conference.   Catcher Carlos Diaz will be joined by pitchers Bryan and Danny Garcia. The Garcias, who are not brothers, both grew up in Miami. Bryan is currently serving at the Hurricanes closer and […]
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OBITUARY: Richard King, 83, worked for GE

April 10, 2014
Richard A. King, 83, of Plymouth died on April 7, 2014 at the Beth Israel Jordan Hospital in Plymouth. He was born in Pittsfield, son of the late Edmund and Catherine (Toohey) King.
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Plymouth police log for April 9

April 10, 2014
10:13 a.m. Fraud on Long Pond Road 11:04 a.m. General disturbance on Talia Way 11:16 a.m.  General disturbance on Long Pond Road 12:05 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road 2:36 p.m. Suspicious activity on Cranberry Circle 4:24 p.m.  Domestic assault and battery on Avalon Way 5:06 p.m. Fraud on Old Beach Road 8:31 […]
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OBITUARY: Edward Hartley, veteran, owned cranberry company

April 10, 2014
Edward M.  Hartley of Plymouth died April 8, 2014. He was the beloved husband of the late Margaret (Burns) Hartley. Loving father of Peter C. Heinemann and his wife Mary Louise of Needham. Dear grandfather of Robert Neil Heinemann and his wife Rebecca. Great grandfather of Ethan Lawrence Heinemann. Brother of the late Gerald Hartley, […]
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Discuss Turkish history at the Manomet Branch Library

April 10, 2014
History enthusiasts are encouraged to join an engaging discussion of important topics of the past at the History Book Group. The group meets at 4 p.m. on April 17, 2014 at the Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Avenue. to discuss the month’s selection.  For April, the group is talking about the second part of “Crescent […]
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Allison Rogers named PSHS female athlete of the week

April 10, 2014
The PSHS Female Athlete of the Week is junior Allison Rogers. Rogers, a team captain, has played every minute of the first four lacrosse games.  She is the hardest worker in practice and hustles every minute of every game.  Rogers scored three goals, has three assists, and has gotten an incredible 39 ground balls in […]
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Freeland’s big saves earn him Plymouth South Athlete of the week honors

April 10, 2014
The PSHS Male Athlete of the Week is William Freeland. As a senior Freeland has enjoyed two outstanding wins, the first with 19 saves, the second with 26 saves.  He is one of this week’s Athletes of the Week, because it is unheard of for a lacrosse goalie to have that many saves.
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OPINION: Pilgrim’s spent nuclear fuel needs to be moved as soon as possible

April 10, 2014
The recent decision by the Town Moderator to prevent Article 33 from going to a vote at Town Meeting not only inhibited efforts to ensure that nuclear waste in Plymouth is being stored properly but also inhibited the democratic process. Before being brought to the Town Moderator, Article 33 was presented to and supported by […]
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Plymouth police log for April 7 and April 8

April 9, 2014
April 7 8:33 a.m. Animal complaint on State Road 9:09 a.m. Threats on Long Pond Road 5:21 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Clark Road April 8 10:22 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road 1:01 p.m. General disturbance on Cape Cod Avenue 2:13 p.m.  General disturbance on State Road 6:52 p.m. Harassment on Silver Birch […]
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OBITUARY: Leo Murphy, 78, veteran, truck driver

April 9, 2014
Leo James Murphy,  78, of Plymouth, died unexpectedly in Milton on April 7. Husband of the late Dorothy (Cherry) Murphy. Father of Edward and his wife Kathleen of Plymouth, Michael and his wife Kristen of Milton, Leo and his wife Erin of Plymouth, Christine Murphy and Steven Drew of Marshfield, Stephen and his wife Jennifer of […]
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Manomet Steering Committee members want action on Taylor Avenue

April 9, 2014
Tired of what they see as inaction over problems with roads and parking on White Horse Beach, local leaders have fired a shot or two across town hall’s bow. Manomet Village Steering Committee Chairman Linda Evans sent a letter to board of selectmen and town manager recounting frustration over the lack of action in getting […]
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Car accident on State road injures two

April 9, 2014
Two Plymouth men were taken to Beth Israel Deaconess-Plymouth Hospital following a car accident on State Road, Tuesday morning, According to Captain John Rogers, one driver, age 31, allegedly crossed the yellow line near Indian Brook Elementary School at around 10:20 a.m., sideswiping the a car coming in the opposite direction. He was taken to […]
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OBITUARY: Richard Wedgewood Bramhall, Jr., 61, owner of Bramhall’s Country Store, former town meeting member, active in community preservation efforts

April 9, 2014
Richard Wedgewood Bramhall, Jr. of Plymouth died on April 5 in his home surrounded by his family. He is the beloved husband of Jami (Shorb) Bramhall; loving father of BenBramhall, Sam Bramhall, Sally Bramhall, Elizabeth Bramhall, and Buddy Bramhall; and loving brother of Chuck Bramhall and CindyBramhall Jenkins of Plymouth.
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