Read Pulitzer finalist ‘Lila: An Inquiry into Morals’ 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.

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Plymouth police officer hit by car at crash scene

A Plymouth police officer was hit by a car while attending to a car crash on State Road near Bartlett Road, Tuesday afternoon.

The officer was hit by a car driven by a 69-year-old Plymouth man who was suffering from a medical issue, according to Lieutenant Dana Flynn. The officer, he said, flipped over the hood of the car. He was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, but  returned to duty later that, Flynn said. The driver was treated at the scene. He will not be charged.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for December 4 and December 5, 2017

December 4
5:50 a.m. Animal complaint on Rocky Hill Road
Dead deer found on side of road. 3:47 p.m. Property damage on Sullivan Avenue
Thomas Major, 25, of State Road arrested for disorderly conduct, OUI, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended or revoked license. Dartmouth man, 22, arrested for disorderly conduct, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. December 5
9:29 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
2:29 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Long Pond Road
5:39 p.m Motor vehicle accident on State Road
6:32 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
8:49 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Route 3 Continue Reading →

Decision to change drivers doesn’t work out for alleged OUI suspect

Two people are under arrest, one for drunk driving, after allegedly flipping over a trailer in Manomet, Monday afternoon.

According to Lieutenant Dana Flynn, Thomas Major, 25, of Sullivan Avenue allegedly flipped the landscaping trailer his pickup truck was pulling when he attempted to turn onto that street from State Road. His passenger, a 22-year-old Dartmouth man, then took the wheel and drove further down the road, dragging the trailer, which was still on its side, Flynn alleged. That man, according to police records, does not have a driver’s license.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for December 1 to December 3, 2017, accident in the Pinehills, suspicious activity at the power plant

December 1

8:16 a.m. Suspicious activity on White Horse Road
9:34 a.m. Suspicious activity on White Horse Road
Woman reports someone cut down a tree on her property and she doesn’t know who did it.
1:33 p.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond Road
3:32 p.m. Threats on Landmark Drive
Person who had been banned from The Mirbeau Inn earlier this year returned. They allegedly made threatening remarks as they were removed from the property.

December 2

12:09 a.m. Animal complaint on Long Pond Road
6:03 a.m. Animal complaint on Rocky Hill Road
Dead deer reported in the road.
3:07 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
7:56 p.m. Animal complaint on Rocky Hill Road
Another dead deer in the road.
11:42 p.m. Assault on Ship Pond Road

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Heather Drive woman arrested for OUI after crash at Gellar’s Corner

A Manomet woman was charged with drunk driving following a crash on State Road, Sunday evening.

Megan Ventresca, 36, of Heather Drive was traveling south on State Road from the Pine Hills when she rear-ended a car stopped for the traffic light at State and Beaver Dam Roads, According to Captain John Rogers.

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On the Agenda for the week of December 3, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. REMINDER: TOWN HALL HAS MOVED. IT IS NOW LOCATED AT 26 COURT STREET. Monday, December 4
Natural Resources and Coastal Beaches Committee, 6:15 p.m. at Town Hall

Updates: WHB Management Plan, WHB Parking Committee

Tuesday, December 5
Conservation Commission, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM Fernando and Laurie Bonaventura, 65 Sea View Drive, Parcel ID 049-004-457-000. A Notice of Intent to construct a garage, foyer, deck and second-floor addition to an existing dwelling and upgrade the septic system, in the buffer zone of a Coastal Bank. Continue Reading →

Plymouth police log and arrests for November 29 and November 30, 2017

November 29
10:24 a.m. Harassment on Ship Pond Road
3:31 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on Ship Pond Road
The driver, a 30-year-old Plymouth man, left the scene after the car ended up on its side. He later told police he lost control and suffered a concussion when his head hit the windshield. He says he was disoriented and couldn’t find his cellphone, according to police. He then reportedly walked to Long Pond Road where he was picked up. 10:21 p.m. Suspicious activity on Patriot Circle
November 30
8:09 a.m. Suspicious activity on Old Sandwich Road
10:44 a.m. Warrant arrest on Tide View Path
Tide View Path man, 41, arrested on motor vehicle warrants. Continue Reading →