Matthew Nadler

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Two arrested for alleged truck break-in

Two Manomet men are under arrest after their alleged attempt to steal from a truck was foiled. Michael Feinstein, 30, of Penny Lane was spotted allegedly taking a bag with power tools and other items from a work truck parked on Yawl Road just after midnight on Sunday, according to Captain John Rogers. The owner of the truck gave chase and struggled with Feinstein, Roger said. Feinstein’s alleged accomplice, Matthew Faucett, 31, of Manomet then, Rogers said, allegedly drove his own car towards the victim before the two fled. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Simes House gets its zoning change

Town Meeting voted 96-26 on Saturday to approve a zoning change for the Simes House that will allow it to hold a wider variety of programs at the historic home. The vote changed the building’s zoning from residential to transitional commercial. That, according to Manomet Village Commons Incorporated President John Moody, will help generate the needed revenue to make the Simes House financially self-sufficient. More to come. Continue Reading →

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Molly Costello named Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week

The Plymouth South Female Athlete of the Week is field hockey player Molly Costello. Molly is a defender on the team and also a captain. Last week Molly stepped up and played a significant part in holding Scituate to a 1-1 tie. Scituate had multiple opportunities to score, but Molly marked tight in the circle defensively. Molly also has the ability to transition the ball back to our offense very well resulting in providing us with scoring opportunities. Continue Reading →

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Neighbors say popular Pinehills restaurant is too loud

 

The amplified music permit for the Rye Tavern allows the popular Pinehills restaurant to have two musicians and one microphone at a time. For many residents living nearby, that’s too much. And in response, the Board of Selectmen held a formal hearing Tuesday night to review the restaurant’s music permit. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for October 12 to October 15, 2017, two overdoses, four sent to hospital following car crashes

October 12
9:06 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
Two car accident near Elliot Lane. One car rear-ended another when the first had to stop for a passing turkey. Both drivers, a 22-year-old Halifax woman and a 24-year-old Plymouth woman, were taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth with minor injuries. 2:46 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
3:17 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
6:48 p.m. Threats on Long Pond Road
October 13
1:32 a.m. Drug overdose on State Road
Plymouth man, 22, called police from the CVS parking lot to say he had smoked too much pot and wasn’t feeling well. 6:50 p.m. Drug overdose on Diamond Street
Police gave three doses of Narcan to a Plymouth man, 33, who  allegedly snorted crushed up Percocets. Continue Reading →

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OUI arrest for underage South Plymouth man

Police arrested a South Plymouth man for drunk driving early Saturday morning on Haven Road. According to Captain John Rogers, a police officer spotted a car parked in the middle of  Mast Road near Long Pond Road. The car then traveled south and was allegedly speeding on Haven Road before it was stopped. The officer allegedly found Corey Wedge, 20, of Great Wind Drive to drunk and placed him under arrest, Rogers said. A nip bottle of Jim Beam was allegedly found in the car, Rogers said. Continue Reading →

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CAPE COD TIMES: Pilgrim failed to identify 23 assets open to cyberattack

Operators failed to identify and document 23 “critical digital assets” that perform functions related to safety systems and emergency preparedness at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, despite being told about the shortcoming by federal inspectors in 2015. Read more at Cape Cod Times. Continue Reading →

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Pinehills woman found parked in middle of road charged with OUI

A Pinehills woman faces OUI charges after being found slumped over in her car in the middle of Samoset Street near the Route 44 Gas Station, Wednesday afternoon. Megan Alix of Pinehills Drive was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth with minor injuries, Captain John Rogers said. She will be summonsed to court on charges of OUI liquor, OUI drugs and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. She allegedly had taken prescription drugs, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Alleged wrong way driving leads to drunk driving arrest

A Manomet man faces his third drunk driving charge after allegedly driving the wrong way on State Road, early Tuesday morning. An officer  spotted Anthony Hernandez, 31, of Blue Heron Drive allegedly driving south in the northbound lane at around 1 a.m., Captain John Rogers said. The officer stopped Hernandez near the Cedarville fire station and placed him under arrest. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Pinehills man hits garage, gets arrested for drunk driving

A Pinehills man was arrested for driving under the influence after allegedly crashing into a garage door, Sunday night. According to Captain John Rogers, Eric Gardner, 41, of Ridge was visiting a friend at Kensington when the crash occurred at around 7 p.m. He allegedly pulled into a neighboring driveway too fast, hitting the garage door and damaging it, Rogers said. A neighbor reportedly found Gardner passed out in the car, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Selectmen want answers on Simes House parking concerns

Selectmen want concerns about parking addressed before they’ll give their blessing to a Town Meeting warrant article that would change the zoning for the Simes House. Neighbors to the Simes House have expressed concerns about where visitors to the Simes House will park their cars. Manomet Village Commons President John Moody tried to offer some answers, and some apologies, during Tuesday night’s Board of Selectmen’s meeting. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Teen arrested for OUI after hitting tree on Old Sandwich Road

An Evergreen Drive man was arrested on drunk driving charges after allegedly hitting a tree and evading police on Old Sandwich Road, late Wednesday night. An officer responding to a disturbance on Tide View Path spotted Joshua Todisco, 19,  allegedly speeding northbound on Old Sandwich Road, Captain John Rogers said. The officer, who was on Clark Road, reportedly saw Todisco hit the tree at the intersection of Old Sandwich and Beaver Dam Roads. Rather than stopping, Rogers said, he backed up and continued up the road and into the Pinehills. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Gas station video used to find allegedly stolen credit card

A South Plymouth man was arrested after allegedly using a stolen credit card to buy gas, Monday night. James Thompson, 25, of Gunners Exchange Road allegedly used the credit card at the Shell Gas Station off Exit 5, according to Captain John Rogers. Police were already aware of the stolen card because, Rogers said, a woman working at the nearby Home Depot reported her purse, which contained her credit cards and phone, had been stolen from the store. Using surveillance tape, police identified Thompson and found him at Pilgrim Hill Road, Rogers said. He was charged with receiving stolen property over $250 and improper use of a credit card under $250. Continue Reading →

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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: Tropical Storm Warning

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Eastern and Southern Plymouth County. Minor coastal flooding is possible Tuesday night. However, a storm surge of 1 to 3 feet may occur Wednesday and Wednesday night, above already high astronomical tides, for both south and east facing coastlines. When combined with large wave action, this could produce localized areas of 1 to 3 feet of inundation above ground level.  Minor to moderate coastal flooding is expected along the southeastern Massachusetts coastline. Continue Reading →

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Pine Hills crash sends three to hospital

Three people were taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth with minor injuries following a head-on collision Saturday on State Road. According to Captain John Rogers, a car driven by a 48-year-old Pembroke man traveling north near the Pine Hills, at about 1 p.m.  was hit head-on by a southbound vehicle that reportedly drifted into the other lane. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Parking concerns raised as Simes House manager seeks zoning change (with poll)

Efforts to rezone the Simes House met local opposition and a less than enthusiastic Planning Board, Monday night. Members of Manomet Village Commons Incorporated, the nonprofit that has a contract to operate the home, have insisted that a zoning change is needed to make the project financially viable. (more…) Continue Reading →

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A little piece of White Horse Beach catches eye of the Open Space Committee

The Open Space Committee is looking to protect a small piece of White Horse Beach that was once a favored spot for sea mossers. The plot of land is tiny, barely 1/5 of an acre. It came into the town’s possession a little under seven years ago after its owner failed to pay taxes on it. Now, the Open Space Committee wants the parcel transferred from the control of the Town Treasurer to the Conservation Commission. That would give the essentially unbuildable plot of beach even greater protection, Open Space Committee Chairman Betsy Hall told the Manomet Village Steering Committee last week. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth police log and arrests for September 3 to September 4, 2017

September 1
7:17 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
11:44 a.m. Noise complaint on Long Pond Road
6:01 p.m. Animal complaint on State Road
6:38 p.m. Suspicious activity on Provincetown View Road
10:25 p.m. Animal complaint on Long Pond Road
September 2
1:44 a.m. Noise complaint on Manomet Avenue
12:37 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
1:09 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
2:49 p.m.  Motor vehicle accident on State Road
6:35 p.m. Suspicious activity on Village Green North
6:43 p.m. Suspicious activity on Patriot Circle
8:08 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
8:24 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on White Horse Road
8:27 p.m. Suspicious activity on Jordan Road
10:13 p.m. Fireworks on Taylor Avenue

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Driver arrested for OUI while taking friends home

A Duxbury man arrested for drunk driving in Manomet early Sunday morning probably had the best of intentions. According to Captain John Rogers, Matthew Abbott, 22, was pulled over on Rocky Hill Road at around 1:20 a.m. after a caller had reported him driving erratically.  Not only did the officer allegedly find Abbott was drunk, he also found two passengers, a man and a woman, in the car, Rogers said. Abbott, he said, told the officer the pair were too drunk to drive, so he was taking them home. (more…) Continue Reading →

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School department presents plan to fund playing field lights

Town Meeting will be presented with a trio of articles at its fall session that make up the next step in the School Department’s plan to fund lighting for a pair of playing fields approved in the spring. During the original presentation for the fields, Superintendent Gary Maestas said the department planned to fund the lights via a deal to install solar panels. Tuesday night, he and Business Director Gary Costin explained how that would be achieved. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Manomet man charged with two counts of assault

Two people are under arrest, and one is in the hospital,  following a fight on Patriot Circle, Monday evening. According to Captain John Rogers, police responded to a call about two men fighting in the street at Patriot Circle at around 6:30 p.m.  Michael McStay, 48, of Patriot Circle had allegedly assaulted a 48-year-old Plymouth woman by picking her up and throwing her to the pavement, Rogers said. A Wareham man, 23,  then reportedly intervened. McStay allegedly threatened him with  knife and, in self-defense, the Wareham man punched McStay, sending him to the pavement. As a result, McStay suffered a head injury and was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth. Continue Reading →

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Manomet man arrested for armed robberies in North Plymouth, Plymouth Center

A Manomet man is in custody in connection with a trio of armed robberies that happened over the weekend. Joshua Duggan, 37, was picked up by police at the Plymouth District Court, Monday afternoon, according to Captain John Rogers. He was, Rogers said, there on an unrelated matter. Duggan’s last known address is a home on State Road in Manomet. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Drunk driving arrest on Beaver Dam Road

A Manomet woman was arrested for OUI Sunday evening on Beaver Dam Road. According to Captain John Rogers, an officer reportedly spotted Coleen Marsik, 54, of Beaver Dam Road as she was driving erratically at about 6 p.m. The officer stopped her and after a brief investigation, arrested her, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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