Matthew Nadler

Recent Posts

Plymouth police log and arrests for March 20 and March 21, 2017

March 20
10:02 a.m. Suspicious activity on Rocky Hill Road
7:34 p.m. OUI on State Road
Todd Jeanmarie, 57, of Brush Hill Road arrested for  OUI (2nd offense), negligent operation of a motor vehicle and resisting arrest. 7:43 p.m. OUI on State Road
Alyxandra Ryan, 28, of Pinewood Road arrested for OUI, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and drinking from an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle. March 21
10:35 a.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Point Road
Male driver reportedly followed female driver into Manomet Elementary School parking lot when she was dropping her child off. He was apparently upset with her driving. 4:53 p.m. Fraud on Tide View Path
6:46 p.m. General disturbance on Hemlock Street
7:42 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Pinehills Drive
8:02 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
11:11 p.m. Suspicious activity on Bartlett Road Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Police arrest two for OUI in 10 minutes in Manomet

Plymouth police made two drunk driving arrests in Manomet Monday night five miles from each other in the space of 10 minutes. According to Captain John Rogers, police responded to a report of an erratic driver on State Road at about 7:30 p.m. They found Tod Jeanmaire, 57, of Brush Hill Road parked at Gellar’s, allegedly slumped over the steering wheel with the engine running, Rogers said. The officer reportedly determined he was drunk and arrested him, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , ,

Arrests made in Village General Store break-in

Two suspects in the break-in at the Village General Store earlier this month are in custody. Steven Marshall, 46, of Orlando, Florida and Mark Silva, 43, of Carver were arrested by other agencies and are being held in separate correctional facilities on other charges, Captain John Rogers said. They will be arraigned in Plymouth at a later date. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Maestas makes case for borrowing more money to build fields at new Plymouth South High

As Town Meeting nears, school officials pitched their plan for additional turf fields at the new Plymouth South High School, Monday night. The school department wants to borrow an additional $3.7 million to pay for the fields, which would be located where the current high school building stands, But, those in attendance at Plymouth South Middle School seemed less interested in the cost and more interested in what they would be like. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , ,

Credit car scam catches local business

A small  business in Manomet was defrauded out of about $200 after falling for a phone scam, Friday. According to Captain John Rogers, the businesses received a call from someone saying they were collecting $5 “for the town.” The victim, he said, provided a credit card number, which the caller then used to steal more money. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

Brentwood Circle man charged with drunk driving for the fourth time

A Manomet man is facing drunk driving charges for the fourth time after being arrested on State Road, Sunday night. 

According to Captain John Rogers, an officer allegedly saw Ronald Riley, 53, of Brentwood Circle hit a guardrail near Barnfield Drive as he drove north. The officer pulled him over and after a brief investigation arrested him. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Plymouth police log and arrests for March 8, 2017

1:36 a.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Avenue
5:48 a.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Vinal Avenue
9:01 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
10:30 a.m. Simple assault on Old Schoohouse Road
3:10 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
4:11 p.m. Fraud on Long Pond Road
4:20 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3
8:15 p.m. Suspicious activity on Manomet Point Road
9:41 p.m. Suspicious activity on Hilltop Avenue
Arrests
Barbara Cameron, 26, of Beach Street arrested at Pilgrim Hill Road for shoplifting over $100.   Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Plymouth police log and arrests for March 7, 2017

12:56 a.m. Burglary on State Road
1:03 a.m. Vandalism on Ship Pond Road
4:12 p.m. Suspicious activity on Everson Avenue
8:25 p.m. Property damage on on Kathleen Drive
Christopher Askin, 21, of Crabtree Road arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon and malicious damage of a motor vehicle. Erik Dempsey, 20, of Stafford Street arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon and malicious damage of a motor vehicle. 10:41 p.m. Animal complaint on Seal Cove Road Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Plymouth police log for March 6, 2017

7:35 a.m. Animal complaint on Taylor Avenue
A dog reportedly fell into the water. It was rescued by animal control officers. 10:27 a.m. Vandalism on Taylor Avenue
12:58 p.m. Threats on Cottontail Trail
1:22 p.m. Harassment on Long Pond Road
Students at Plymouth South Middle School reportedly sending harassing texts via Snapchat. 8:13 p.m. Animal complaint on Ship Pond Road Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

Break-in reported at Village General Store

Police are looking for two suspects in a suspected break-in at the Village General Store in Manomet. According to Lieutenant Dana Flynn, police were alerted by an alarm at about 1 a.m. Tuesday morning. The suspects got in by prying open the front door, he said. At this time, the only thing listed as missing are some rolls of coins. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

Collision on State Road leads to OUI arrest

Police arrested a South Plymouth man for drunk driving after he allegedly hit a van in Manomet, Saturday evening. According to Captain John Rogers, James Rogers, 57 of Crabtree Road was driving his black pickup truck north on State Road when he hit a van backing out of a driveway in the area of Ship Pond Road and State Roads. After  brief investigation, police reportedly found him to be drunk and arrested him. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

Selectmen support new athletic fields at Plymouth South High School

Selectmen voted Tuesday to support borrowing $3.7 million dollars to pay for building new athletic fields at Plymouth South High School, a month after putting off a vote on the same request. Superintendent Gary Maestas said he anticipated that up to $1.8 million of the sum would be repaid from the Plymouth South High School building project’s contingency fund after it was officially complete. The school department is looking into a deal to install solar panels at the school to pay for the lights. The field would be used by the soccer, lacrosse, baseball and softball teams.

(more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

CPC Chairman outlines reasons for delay on White Horse Beach Bathhouse project

Anyone who needs to use the bathroom at White Horse Beach is going to have to wait a while. Last Thursday night, Community Preservation Committee Chairman Bill Keohan gave the Manomet Village Steering Committee an update on the slow progress of plans to build a bathhouse on a Taylor Avenue property the town purchased in 2013. He also revealed they might need more money to pay for it. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , ,

New development would feature five homes off Beaver Dam Road

The Manomet Village Steering Committee is OK with the idea of building five new homes behind the Serenity Hill Kennels on Beaver Dam Road. Randy Parker presented the plan to the committee last Thursday night. The development would consists of three two-bedroom homes and two three-bedroom homes clustered around a cul-de-sac at the end of a new road off Beaver Dam Road. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

Three arrested in alleged oxycodone deal

Three people were arrested following an alleged oxycodone deal near Manomet Elementary School, Tuesday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, narcotics detectives were doing surveillance near Manomet Point Road and Old Colony Drive when they allegedly saw Jeffrey Kehoe, 33, of Old Colony Drive get into a car with two men in it that pulled up as he waited at the corner.  Police then, Rogers said, reportedly saw a drug transaction take place. At that point, they made three arrests. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , ,

Carver man arrested for OUI following hit and run on Long Pond Road

Police arrested a Carver man for allegedly driving drunk after finding him hiding in a home on Early Red Circle, Saturday afternoon. According to Captain John Rogers, Eric Beaton, 42, allegedly rear-ended a car that had slowed down for another car on Long Pond Road near Gunners Exchange Road. Then, instead of stopping, Beaton continued driving south, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

WICKED LOCAL: Long Pond Road cell tower OK’d in Plymouth

The Planning Board said it was too tall, and now the Zoning Board of Appeals is saying the same thing. The ZBA voted unanimously last week to OK a proposed cell phone tower in the area of 620 Long Pond Road, but only if the tower is shortened from the proposed 180 foot height to 160 feet. Read more at Wicked Local. Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

Cedarville man, 62, allegedly robs Manomet store, being held on $25,000 bail

A 62-year-old Cedarville man was arrested for allegedly robbing the Dollar Tree store in Manomet at gunpoint, late Thursday afternoon. According to John Rogers, Timothy Sheehan, wearing a hoodie and sunglasses, allegedly entered the store and demanded the contents of the store’s cash register. After reportedly taking a small amount of cash, he drove off. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , ,

Alleged bank fraud scheme stopped at the Pinehills

A pair of Bridgeport, Connecticut men who had allegedly opened fraudulent bank accounts at several Massachusetts TD Bank branches saw their plan come to an end at the Pinehills, Thursday afternoon. According to Captain John Rogers, staff at the Pinehills branch had been alerted to the alleged scheme when Raul Samola, 36, reportedly tried to open an account at the branch. They contacted police who arrived as Samola was leaving the building. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , ,

Pilgrim Station back online after storm shutdown

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station reconnected to the grid on Sunday after it had been taken off-line, Thursday in advance of the winter storm, according to a statement from plant spokesman Patrick O’Brien. Prior to going offline the station had been operating at 30 percent power to repair a small leak in a condenser tube and preemptively plug additional tubes to prevent future leaks, he noted.  The plant took advantage of the shutdown to complete additional preventative maintenance that cannot be down when the unit is operating at full-power, O’Brien added.  Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Selectmen back bid to bring power lines into Plymouth

Efforts to make Plymouth the last stop for a major hydroelectric cable got a boost from the Board of Selectmen, Tuesday. The board voted its support for a Special Town Meeting article that would transfer a parcel of land near the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, which was taken by the town due to a tax issue, from the Town Treasurer to the Board of Selectmen. The board would then transfer the land to the Plymouth Economic Development Foundation. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , ,

Clark and Elwood named to UNH Dean’s List

Abigail Clark and Kelly Elwood were named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for the fall 2016 semester. Students named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire are students who have earned recognition through their superior scholastic performance during a semester enrolled in a full-time course load (12 or more graded credits). Highest honors are awarded to students who earn a semester grade point average of 3.85 or better out of a possible 4.0. Students with a 3.65 to 3.84 average are awarded high honors and students whose grade point average is 3.5 through 3.64 are awarded honors. Continue Reading →

Filed under: ,

Cape Cod woman’s alleged possum play doesn’t fly with police

An East Falmouth woman was arrested Friday afternoon for drunk driving after allegedly claiming she was forced off the road by an animal. According to Lieutenant Dana Flynn, an officer found Celina Walker, 48, leaning against her car after she allegedly drove it into the woods near Gunners Exchange Road. Walker reportedly told the officer that an opossum had run in front of her car, forcing her off the road. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,

On the Agenda for the week of February 5, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, February 7
Board of Selectmen,  6 p.m. at Town Hall

8:15 p.m. Special Town Meeting Articles: STM Article 14 – Triangular Parcel, To see if the Town will vote to transfer the care, custody, management and control of Lot 4 on Assessor’s Map 44 from the Town Treasurer for tax title purposes to the Board of Selectmen to sell or lease or transfer for a sum and upon conditions to be determined by the Board of Selectmen and pursuant to the requirements of G.L. c.30B or take any other action relative thereto. 8:25 p.m.  Spring Town Meeting Articles: Article 16B – CPC Simes House To see if the Town will vote to revise the funding sources and thereby amend the vote taken under Article 16A of the 2015 Spring Town Meeting for the historical preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation for the Simes House, as previously amended, by reducing the amount to be borrowed by a sum of money and transferring a sum of money from Fiscal Year 2018 Community Preservation Act estimated annual revenues or other available funds for such purposes, or take any other action relative thereto; Article 21 – White Horse Beach Parking Fines To see if the Town will vote to amend the General By-Laws by establishing a White Horse Beach Parking District, with fines up to $50 per violation, or take any other action relative thereto. 9:00 p.m.        Licenses and Administrative Notes Café Roo, 12 Village Green South, Michael Clinton is requesting a One Day Wine and Malt License for Specialty Dinners held from 5:00pm to 9:00pm on the following Dates: February 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, and 28th, 2017. Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM   Shea Revocable Trust, John and Dolores Shea, 20 Homer Avenue, Parcel ID 045B-000-002-015. Continue Reading →

Filed under: , ,