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On the Agenda for the week of September 3, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, September 5
Conservation Commission, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM   Gregory S. Theodore and Bobbi Briggs, 96 Shore Drive, Parcel ID 050-001-047A-000.  A Notice of Intent to upgrade a septic system, construct an addition to an existing single-family dwelling, construct a stone revetment with bank stabilization, in the buffer zone and resources of Coastal Beach, Coastal Bank, and Land Subject to Coastal Storm Flowage. A waiver is requested for work within the 35-foot buffer zone. 7:20 PM   Vincent and Cheryl A. Damiano, 125D Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045C-000-045-000. Continue Reading →

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Open Space Committee wants to hear from you

Plymouth residents are invited to meet with members of the Open Space Committee to discuss the Plymouth Open Space Plan on Saturday, September 9 between 10 a.m. and noon at St. Catherine’s Chapel Park in Manomet, 95 White Horse Rd. The purpose of this event is to inform the public about the changes recommended to update the 2010 Open Space Plan and answer questions and receive comments about the Plan.  The Open Space Plan addresses natural, recreational, and agricultural open spaces and recommends actions to increase and improve these spaces. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 30 and August 31, 2017

August 30
12:36 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
1:20 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
August 31
10:03 a.m. Animal complaint on Elm Street
11:10 a.m. Warrant service attempt on State Road
State Road man, 48, arrested on a warrant for leaving the scene of property damage. 3:01 p.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Cochituate Road
3:55 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Old Sandwich Road
8:11 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
9:07 p.m. Noise complaint on Old Sandwich Road
10:33 p.m. General disturbance on Patriot Circle
11:08 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road Continue Reading →

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Read Saul Bellow’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel 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. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 28 and August 29, 2017

August 28
2 p.m. Threats on Long Pond Road
Plymouth South High School teacher is allegedly getting threats via Facebook. 3:53 p.m. Suspicious activity on Rocky Hill Road
Entergy employee reported someone on a kayak entered the restricted area. The Harbormaster didn’t find anyone. 6:38 p.m. Aggravated assault on Patriot Circle
Michael McStay, 48, of Patriot Circle charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and assault with a dangerous weapon. Nackia Golden, 28, charged with disorderly conduct, and assault and battery on a police officer. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 24 to August 27, 2017

August 24
10:11 a.m. Fraud on Long Pond Road
11:13 a.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
7:04 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
7:09 p.m. Motor vehicle stop on Kathleen Drive
Merchants Row man, 33, arrested for failure to stop for police, operating a motor vehicle with a license suspended for OUI, possession of a class A substance, disturbing the peace and five outstanding warrants. 7:58 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
Thomas Major, 25, of State Road charged with assault and battery on a disabled person or person over 60, and disorderly conduct. 8:09 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
9:05 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
August 25
7:29 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Ship Pond Road
6:17 p.m. Animal complaint on Cochituate Road
9:19 p.m. Noise complaint on Long Pond Road

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On the Agenda for the week of August 27, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, August 29
Board of Selectmen, 6 p.m. at Town Hall

9:10 p.m. Article 26 – Plymouth South Transfer
9:20 p.m. Article 27 – Renewable Energy PILOT
9:30 p.m. Article 28 – School Committee (Renewable Energy)
9:40 p.m. Article 29 – Plymouth South Lighting
9:55 p.m. Licenses and Administrative Notes: OS Golf Management LLC is requesting a Change of Manager from Lloyd Gillespie III, to Donald Baker for their (3) Licenses located at 35-39 Doublebrook / 44 Talcott Pines, 43 Doublebrook, 47 Doublebrook; Alzheimer’s Association MA, 309 Waverly Oaks Road, Marissa Breshahan is requesting an Outdoor Amplified Music Permit for a Speaking Program with Streamed Music being held on September 16, 2017 from 8:00am to 12:00pm

Conservation Commission, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:20 PM 574 State, LLC, c/o Megryco, Inc., 558-580 State Road, Parcel IDs: 045-000-014-001, 045-000-014-002, 045-000-014-003. A Request for Determination of Applicability to confirm wetland boundaries. 7:40 PM Marilyn Mercer, 105G Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045C-000-020-000. A Notice of Intent to complete remedial structural repairs to existing concrete piers supporting a dwelling (including removal of the deteriorating concrete, excavating to the footing and encapsulating the remaining pier and filling with an epoxy grout) in the resource of a Coastal Dune. Continue Reading →

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Open Space Committee wants to hear from you

Plymouth residents are invited to meet with members of the Open Space Committee to discuss the Plymouth Open Space Plan on Saturday, September 9 between 10 a.m. and noon at St. Catherine’s Chapel Park in Manomet, 95 White Horse Rd. The purpose of this event is to inform the public about the changes recommended to update the 2010 Open Space Plan and answer questions and receive comments about the Plan.  The Open Space Plan addresses natural, recreational, and agricultural open spaces and recommends actions to increase and improve these spaces. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for August 22 and August 23, 2017

August 22
8:55 a.m. Vandalism on Hilltop Avenue
1:06 p.m. Recovered hypodermic needle on Jason’s Lane
3:22 p.m. Fraud on Andrew’s Way
3:59 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
August 23
9:07 Animal complaint on Rocky Hill Road
10:45 p.m. Suspicious activity on Old Sandwich Road Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 21, 2017

7:40 a.m. Animal complaint on Clifford Road
Caller reports a goat on his deck. The goat was returned to its pen. 10:15 a.m. Suspicious activity on West Long Pond Road
10:57 a.m. Suspicious activity on West Long Pond Road
1:38 p.m. Suspicious activity on Bartlett Road
4:21 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
4:25 p.m. Larceny on Taylor Avenue
Medication reportedly taken from unlocked car. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Jason Silvia, 68, avid boater and fisherman, worked for IBM

Jason Edward Silvia, 68, of The Pinehills, formerly of Norwell and Scituate passed away peacefully at home on August 16, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of Nancy (Enright) Silvia, with whom he shared 35 years of marriage. Read more here. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 18 to August 20, 2017

August 18
11:57 a.m. Motorcyle complaint on Manomet Avenue
3:27 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
4:34 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
5:57 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
9:15 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
August 19
12:16 a.m. Suspicious activity on Taylor Avenue
7:50 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Beaver Dam Road
8:57 a.m. Vandalism on Rocky Hill Road
Caller reports car has a flat tire and a broken window. 10:43 a.m. Animal complaint on State Road
7:30 p.m. Larceny on State Road
Silver Birch Avenue woman, 39, arrested for shoplifting. 9:31 p.m. Noise complaint on Manomet Point Road

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On the Agenda for the week of August 20, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, August 21
Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:05 pm Public Hearing: B437 – Pinehills, LLC off Birmingham and Long Ridge Rd, Map 78B, Lot A-271 Divide to create New Castle, Sheffield and Long Ridge Road extension, Lots 11-469 through and including 11-496, S-236, S-237, S-238, S-239 and A-299
7:25 pm Zoning Board of Appeals Review: Joseph P. Cruza Jr. & Sr, 2 Sachem Road, Map 48, Lot 53-1-2 and Grace and Christian Horvath, 4 Sachem Road, Map 48, Lot 53-1-4 Modification of Special Permit 3413 to alter condominium association
Other Business: B581 – Waverly Oaks, Bus Shelter and Mail Kiosk

Tuesday, August 22
Board of Selectmen, 6 p.m. at Town Hall

8:45 p.m.        Licenses and Administrative Notes: The Board will appoint Jeanette Kelly to the Manomet Steering Committee;  The Board will vote to adopt an Order Taking Permanent and Temporary Easements in lands abutting Taylor Avenue for roadway reconstruction as more specifically set forth in the order, and to award damages in accordance with said order to affected property owners in the amount established by appraisal and set forth on the schedule of owners submitted with said order. Continue Reading →

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Tribute to James Taylor at the Priscilla Beach Theatre

Priscilla Beach Theatre presents “Fire & Rain, A Tribute to James Taylor” featuring Dave Binder, for two shows only, August 26 and 27, on its historic barn stage. The music of James Taylor continues to be a part of the fiber of pop music culture and after thousands of performances over the past 30 years, Dave Binder continues to thrill audiences with his tribute to this iconic singer/songwriter. Making use of a vocal harmonizer, acoustic guitar and bass pedal, Dave gives the effect of multiple artists on stage, sings uncannily like J.T., and with his relaxed and addictive personality, entices and informs the audience with the stories behind James Taylor’s greatest songs. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 16 and August 17, 2017

August 16
9:39 a.m. Trespassing on Rocky Hill Road
Boat entered the security zone around Pilgrim Station. 10:29 a.m. Breaking and entering on Doten Road
4:01 p.m. Motorcycle/ATV complaint on Crescent Avenue
6:01 p.m. Suspicious activity on Haven Road
August 17
10:11 a.m. Suspcious activity on Tide View Path
11:51 a.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
1:21 p.m. Warrant of apprehension on State Road
Michael Candito, 26, of Brockton arrested on a warrant for OUI. 1:59 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
5:38 p.m. Motor vehicle complaint on Clifford Road
Donna Manke-Williams, 66, of Grey Shale arrested for OUI and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. Other Arrests
Carol Corsaro, 49 of Brian’s Way was arrested on August 16 at Water Street for OUI and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.   Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for August 15, 2017

8:24 a.m. Burglary on Sea View Drive
Purse and iPad taken from home. Door was unlocked, according to police. 9:17 a.m. Suspicious activity on Rocky Hill Road
Boat entered the security zone around Pilgrim Station. It was escorted out by the Harbormaster. 2:57 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Beaver Dam Road
5:36 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
7:46 p.m. Motorcycle/ATV complaint on Highview Drive
8:38 Noise complaint on State Road Continue Reading →

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Open House at the Moose Lodge on September 16

The Plymouth Moose Lodge will start its 20th anniversary celebration by holding an Open House for the public on Saturday, September 16 from 9 a.m. until noon at their lodge home at 601 State Road in Manomet. The Open House will showcase the Plymouth Moose Lodge working hard to be the “Heart of the Community” by helping charitable and other non-profit organizations. The men and women of the Plymouth Moose fraternity will be available to offer tours of the building, as well as to answer questions about the fraternity, and the Lodge’s involvement in the local community. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log for August 14, 2017

9:13 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Clark Road
Carver woman, 17, taken to the hospital after rear-end collision at the intersection with Long Pond Road. She reportedly hit her head on the windshield. 5:47 p.m. Larceny on Rexford Road
7:24 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
10:08 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
11:30 p.m. General disturbance on Rocky Hill Road Continue Reading →

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CAPE COD TIMES: Pilgrim quarterly review finds 5 violations

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station’s performance in the second quarter of this year showed no improvement from previous quarters, based on five violations found by federal regulators that were connected to the staff’s failure to follow procedure and to keep parts in good working order. Read more at the Cape Cod Times. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for August 11 to August 13, 2017

August 11
9:27 a.m. Suspicous activity on Landmark Drive
2:33 p.m. Suspicous activity on Seagrass Trail
Dirt bikes reported in the area. 4:13 p.m. Vandalism on Ship Pond Road
Client at the Home for Little Wanders allegedly damaged a counselor’s car. Staff doesn’t plan on pressing charges, according to police. 5:39 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
August 12
12:17 a.m. Noise complaint on Abington Road
12:19 p.m. Motor vehicle thefts on Tide View Path
Caller reports person she invited into her home took her car and wallet. The car was later found in Brockton. Continue Reading →

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Learn about shorebirds at the Manomet Center

Manomet, Inc. is holding a “Know your Shorebirds” series at its headquarters at 125 Manomet Point Road. Led by Evan Dalton, Manomet’s Lead Instructor of Landbird Conservation, These introductory courses will teach the basics needed in  birding endeavors for the season, from shorebirds to sparrows. (more…) Continue Reading →

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