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Few answers available on future of Manomet’s only supemarket

Where will Manometians go for groceries when Stop & Shop shutters early next month? The imminent closure of  Manomet’s sole grocery store, seems to be shrouded in a bit of mystery. Manomet Stop & Shop employees say that the store’s closure was “a corporate decision” made by Stop & Shop headquarters. According to  press release from the company,  the facility has slightly more than 25,000 square feet and cannot be expanded to provide additional amenities. (more…) Continue Reading →

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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. Continue Reading →

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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. (more…) Continue Reading →

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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. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Marshfield man arrested for OUI after fleeing crash

A Marshfield man was arrested for drunk driving following a hit and run crash at the intersection of State and Manomet Point Roads, Tuesday, evening. According to Captain John Rogers, Robert Studley, 40, rear-ended a car stopped at the intersection. When the driver got out to exchange papers, Studley reportedly drove off, continuing south on State Road. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two arrested for allegedly planning to sell a stolen gun

Police arrested two men, including one from Manomet, in an alleged scheme to sell a stolen handgun, Monday afternoon. Abel Parker, 28, of Manomet Avenue and Cody Anderson, 24, of Alewife Drive, were stopped on Alewife Drive by detectives who had been investigating the alleged theft of the gun from an unlocked car on Alewife Drive sometime over the weekend, according to Captain John Rogers. Police, he said, had learned  Anderson might have the 9 millimeter semi-automatic pistol and that he was allegedly looking to sell it. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Boston murder suspect arrested at High Point

Plymouth Police assisted Boston Police as they picked up a suspected murderer who was seeking treatment at High Point in Manomet, Monday afternoon. According to a Boston Police Department website Thomas Isaac Jr., 31, of Braintree was wanted in connection with the murder of Nelson Torres-Santa, 55, of Dorchester, on November 13.  Police had responded to a medical call where they found Torres-Santa dead. The death was ruled a homicide. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Craft fair at the Moose Lodge on November 25

 The Women of the Moose of Plymouth will hold their annual Holiday Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.,  Saturday, November 25, at the Plymouth Moose Lodge, 601 State Road. A total of 22 area crafters and vendors will have various items for sale, including jewelry, woodworking, crocheted and knit items, LuLaRoe Clothing, candles and photo calendars. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Cape Cod woman arrested for OUI in Manomet

Police arrested a Cotuit woman on drunk driving charges, Friday night. According to Captain John Rogers, an officer spotted  Tracey Derosa-Todd, 49, traveling east on Beaver Dam Road at about 9:20 p.m. She allegedly crossed the double yellow line, nearly causing an accident, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Craft fair at the Moose Lodge on November 25

 The Women of the Moose of Plymouth will hold their annual Holiday Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.,  Saturday, November 25, at the Plymouth Moose Lodge, 601 State Road. A total of 22 area crafters and vendors will have various items for sale, including jewelry, woodworking, crocheted and knit items, LuLaRoe Clothing, candles and photo calendars. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Cash, jewelry stolen in alleged State Road burglaries

Police are investigating a pair of alleged burglaries that happened in Manomet, Monday. The first was reported at around 1:45 p.m at a home in the Fresh Pond area of State Road. A caller reported  she had returned home to find her front door ajar, Captain John Rogers said.  Loose change and some prescription medication was taken, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Three arrested on drug and gun charges in Manomet

State police arrested three people on drug and weapons charges at the Blue Spruce Motel, early Friday morning. According to a press release, police executed search warrants at the hotel at 4 a.m. They arrested Jeffrey Haddock, 42, of Hohenwald, Tennessee  was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition, and possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Manomet man almost falls for apartment con

A Fresh Pond Circle man looking for an apartment downtown finds himself with no apartment and an excess of gift cards. According to Captain John Rogers, the man found a listing on Craigslist for an apartment on Brewster Street. The price? $600 a month, payable in iTunes gift cards, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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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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Man found unconscious behind wheel faces fifth OUI charge

A 53-year-old Plymouth man is facing drunk driving charges for the fifth time after being found unconscious in his car, Tuesday night. According to Lieutenant Dana Flynn, the driver was seen driving erratically down Rocky Hill Road at around 8:45 p.m. He eventually came to a stop and was found unconscious behind the wheel by a driver traveling behind him. (more…) Continue Reading →

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WICKED LOCAL: Planning Board OKs permit extension for 16 new Manomet apartments

More affordable housing is on the way for Manomet. Located several blocks from the intersection of State Road and White Horse Road, the new Village Open Space Development will feature four market rate units and 12 affordable units, along with the seven existing rentals on the site. Read more at Wicked Local. Continue Reading →

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‘Little Shop of Horrors’ closes out Priscilla Beach Theatre season

Priscilla Beach Theatre proudly presents its closing show of the 2017 season, “Little Shop of Horrors.” Performances are October 13 through October 21 in the historic barn stage. With book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, and music by Alan Menken, “Little Shop of Horrors” is a sci-fi musical comedy about a meek florist who raises a plant that has an  appetite for human blood. 
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