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CapeCod.com: Pilgrim Hit With Two More Violations in First-Quarter Report

Just days after two high pressure safety valves failed a required test at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, the plant has been hit with two more violations by federal regulators. Read more at CapeCod.com. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for May 15, 2017

2:05 p.m . Motor vehicle accident on Rocky Hill Road
Car reportedly attempted to pass another car, then swerved off the road to avoid an oncoming box truck. The car flipped on its side. The driver, an 18-year-old Plymouth man and his passenger were taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Plymouth with minor injuries. He was cited for negligent operation of a motor vehicle. 
5:16 p.m. Suspicous activity oin Long Pond Road
5:31 p.m. Traffic complaint on Long Pond Road
Pond Terrace woman, 46, arrested for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to signal. Continue Reading →

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Have a baseball player spend the summer at your home

Each year the Pilgrims recruit players from around the country to come to Plymouth and compete in the New England Collegiate Baseball League.  Shortly after their college season ends, players pack up their baseball gear and move to Plymouth for approximately two months. 

This year’s team includes players from states such as California, Texas, Florida, Arizona and Missouri. “Our players will be arriving at the beginning of June and will be in Plymouth until the beginning of August” said GM Kevin Plant. “We appreciate all the families that accept our players into their homes.  In many cases, the relationships that are developed between Host families and our players will last well beyond the end of the season.  This year, we are struggling to find enough housing for our players.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of May 14, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, May 15
Manomet Steering Committee, 6:30 p.m. at Plymouth Police Headquarters

3rd of July event Public Safety &Planning

School Committee, 7 p.m. at PCIS

7:39 p.m. School Improvement Plans:  Manomet Elementary School
8:00 p.m. Informational Items: Manomet Elementary School Playground

Tuesday, May 16
Plymouth South Middle School Council, 5 p.m. at Plymouth South Middle School

Plymouth South High School Council, 7 p.m. at Plymouth South High School

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:20 PM   Domenic and Lydia Lalli, 147 G Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045C-000-005-000.  A Notice of Intent for the construction of a deck, and other renovations to an existing single family dwelling, in the resource of Coastal Dune of White Horse Beach. Continue Reading →

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Hit the road with the Moose Lodge for the Bethune Bike Run on May 20

The Plymouth Moose Lodge hosts the annual Joe Bethune Motorcycle Run, Saturday, May 20, 2017. The ride is in memory of Petty Officer Joseph E. Bethune of Plymouth,  who died in 2008 in a motorcycle accident. Bethune was actively involved in the Moose Lodge. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Bank scam snares State Road man

A Manomet man is reportedly out nearly thousands of dollars after falling for a scam. According to Captain John Rogers, A State Road man applied for a job posted on Indeed.com. When he was contacted by his supposed employer, he was asked, as part of the new job, to deposit a sum of money into his bank account, then return most of it, while keeping the rest for himself. He was sent a check and did as asked, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Courtney Carroll named PSHS Athlete of the Week

Junior Courtney Carroll remains unbeaten at No. 1 singles for the Girls’ Tennis team. At the halfway point in the regular season, Courtney is 10-0 in matches and has not lost a set this season. Courtney had a big week getting wins over two of the Patriot League’s top players from Duxbury and Scituate.  Her win in a close match at Duxbury sealed the Panther’s 3-2 victory. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth South seniors film wins honors

Plymouth South High School Seniors Nolan Badore, Grace Coon, Nathan Spinetti, Aspen Scaranari, Mel Rose, Becca Gabbett, Sydni Dabkowski and Jordan Young finished in 7th place at the Nationwide 10 Day Film Festival.  
They also took home the award for Best Cinematography and finished in the top three for Best Poster and Best Cinematic Technique.  For this contest, the students were given only 10 days to write a script, make a storyboard, film, edit and create a poster.  
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Plymouth police log for May 5 and May 6, 2017

May 5
9:52 a.m. Threats on Tide View Path
2:13 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Clark Road
7:29 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
9:46 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
10:40 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
May 6
11:04 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Old Sandwich Road
12:13 a.m. General disturbance on Tide View Path
6:04 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Holbeck Corner Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of May 8, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, May 9
Plymouth South Middle School Council, 5 p.m. at Plymouth South Middle School CANCELLED

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:25 PM   Mary Ann Weiss, 95 Sea View Drive, Parcel ID 049-003-135-000.  A Request for a Determination of Applicability to upgrade a septic system in the buffer zone of the Top of a Coastal Bank. 7:30 PM   Jack Blizzard Johnson & Crystal Anna May Johnson, 147B Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045C-000-059-000.  A Notice of Intent for the post-facto construction to enlarge an open deck, remove lattice fencing under the dwelling and debris removal, in the resource of coastal beach of White Horse Beach. Continue Reading →

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WATD: Students Sent to Hospital After Ingesting Pot Brownies

Four students at Plymouth South Middle School were hospitalized after ingesting some pot brownies. Plymouth School Superintendent Gary Maestas tells WATD News that the students reported their symptoms shortly before 11 a.m. Friday. Read more at 959watd.com. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for May 3 and May 5, 2017, IRS Fraud

May 3
2:11 p.m. Fraud on Corvette Drive
4:19 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
7:00 p.m. Traffic complaint on State Road
Savery Pond Road woman, 35, arrested for operating a motor vehicle without a license and possession of a class B substance. 8:21 p.m. General disturbance on Patriot Circle
Maliza Egan, 25, of Savery’s Lane was arrested after allegedly throwing a chair at a door, damaging it. She was charged with malicous destruction of property over $250 and disturbing the peace. A Patriot Circle man 33, allegedly interfered with the arrest and was charged with resisting arrest and disturbing the peace. 
May 4
1:49 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
3:36 p.m. General disturbance on Brook Road
4:09 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
6:01 p.m. Fraud on Long Pond Road
A woman, who lives on Silver Birch Avenue, reported she got a threatening phone call from someone claiming to be from the IRS. The caller reportedly demanded payment of back taxes in the form of Walmart gift cards. Continue Reading →

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Water meter replacement program set to begin

The Town of Plymoth will begin replacing all  all commercial and residential water meters throughout town starting around May 15, 2017. According to a press release, Baystate Winsupply, will perform the installations.The company will need access to each customer’s house or business. Baystate Winsupply will contact customers directly, via U.S. Mail, to arrange access. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Flagpole dedication will mark Memorial Day at the Pinehills

A new flagpole, honoring veterans, will be dedicated at the Stonebridge Club in the Pinehills on Memorial Day, May 29, at 9:30 a.m.
 
The event will include the The Pilgrim Squadron Civil Air Patrol Color Guard, patriotic music, and light refreshments. The Stonebridge Club is located at 55 Stonebridge Road. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth South Middle School students host dinner at Council on Aging

Prior to April Vacation, The Plymouth South Middle School Student Council hosted its annual Pasta Dinner for the Council on Aging. Student Council members served over 40 guests a pasta dinner and entertained them with trivia, conversation and music. Continue Reading →

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OBITUARY: Beulah Veautour, 96, dietician, past president of Manomet Women’s Club, enjoyed cooking

Beulah Veautour, 96, of Plymouth, died Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Lifecare Center of Plymouth, following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late William Costello and Gerard Veautour, and the daughter of the late John and Nora (Newcomb) Downs. Read more at Tributes.com. Continue Reading →

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PSHS Senior Erin Bernard receives vo-tech honor

Erin Bernard, a senior at Plymouth South High School, received the Outstanding Vocational Technical Student of the year award from the  Massachusetts Association of Vocational Administrators and the Massachusetts Vocational Association.  
The award recognizes exceptional students selected by their local school. (more…) Continue Reading →

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