Feast of the Divine Mercy at Saint Bonaventure

The Feast of Divine Mercy will be celebrated on Sunday, April 23, at 3 p.m. at Saint Bonaventure Church.

The prayer service will include Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction, prayerful music, singing of the Divine Mercy Chaplet, and time for silent prayer. Reverend Kenneth Overbeck, Pastor, will preside.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 11 and April 12, 2017

April 11

8:09 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
2:49 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road

April 12

4:38 a.m. Suspicious activity on Jordan Road
6:40 a.m. Animal complaint on Manomet Beach Boulevard
Dead deer on the side of the road.
11:44 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Old Sandwich Road
2:14 p.m. General disturbance on Long Pond Road
Fist fight reported between to 15-year-old boys at PSHS.
8:46 p.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Shallow Pond Lane
10:04 p.m. Traffic complaint on State Road
Police stopped a Grabau Drive man, 18, for speeding near Brown Bear corner. He allegedly had an open container of beer and a double-edged, 18-inch blade. He passed a field sobriety test. He was charged with speeding, drinking alcohol from an open container in a motor vehicle, person under 21 in possession of liquor and carrying a dangerous weapon.

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Public meetings scheduled for Massasoit National Wildlife Refuge draft comprehensive conservation plan

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is accepting public comments through May 16, 2017, on a proposed 15-year plan for managing wildlife, habitat and public uses at Massasoit National Wildlife Refuge.

Two public meetings about the refuge draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan  and Environmental Assessment  will be held Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Plymouth Public Library, 132 South Street. The first meeting runs from 2 to 4 pm; the second meeting runs from 6 to 8 pm.

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Join the Writers’ Circle at the Manomet Branch Library

Join fellow authors and writers for a monthly discussion and workshop held the third Thursday at the  Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Avenue.

This month’s meeting is Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

Get support, share work, and hear new ideas Learn about self-publishing. Light refreshments will be served. There is no need to register. 

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Plymouth police log and arrests for April 6 to April 9, 2017

April 6

12:07 a.m. General disturbance on Sea View Drive
7:50 a.m. Suspicous activity on Old Sandwich Road
4:41 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
5:46 p.m. Aggravated assault on State Road
Barry Sylvester, 47, of Pembroke was charged with  assault and battery, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and assault. 

April 7

3:16 a.m. Gunshots on Manomet Point Road
12:21 p.m. Harrasment on Barquentine Drive
1:13 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
2:07 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road
2:38 p.m. Simple assault on Pinehills Drive
4:53 p.m. Breaking and entering of a motor vehicle on Taylor Avenue
5:20 p.,m. Fraud on Forest Edge
10:21 p.m. Suspicious activity on Jordan Road
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IRS scam snares Pinehills woman

A Pinehills woman fell victim to a tax season phone scam, Friday afternoon.

According to Captain John Rogers, the 65-year-old woman received a call from someone claiming to be from the IRS and stating she owed back taxes. The caller reportedly directed her to pay $300 using iTunes gift cards. Which she did, Rogers said.

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