Manomet Current

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote yes on Question 2

Dear Editor, We are writing in support of Question 2 on November 4–updating the bottle bill to include a nickel deposit on non-carbonated beverage containers. For us it’s simple: the containers with the deposit (carbonated) are recycled at an 80 percent rate; those without (non-carbonated) at a 23 percent rate. The bottle deposit system works, and extending […] The post LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote yes on Question 2 appeared first on The Manomet Current.
Manomet Current

Fundraiser for Manomet boy battling brain tumor

Michael Kirchdorfer is a smart, energetic and enthusiastic 6-year-old from Manomet. He diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a cancerous brain tumor that forms in the cerebellum. The treatment to battle this type of cancer is anticipated to be up to a year long. Right now Michael is a few cycles into his treatment at Dana Farber, is […] The post Fundraiser for Manomet boy battling brain tumor appeared first on The Manomet Current.
Manomet Current

Plymouth police log and arrests for October 21 and October 22, 2014

October 21 11:35 a.m. Motor vehicle accident on Jordan Road 3:37 p.m. Suspicious activity on State Road 5:27 p.m. Traffic complaint on State Road Holyoke woman, 32, arrested for no inspection sticker, operating a motor vehicle with a revoked or suspended license, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration, uninsured motor vehicle and a […] The post Plymouth police log and arrests for October 21 and October 22, 2014 appeared first on The Manomet Current.
Amy DeFeo

Single-Family – 37 Indian Meadow Rd Middleboro, MA 02346 is now back on the market!

Look no further! Immaculate 4 bedroom home located in the quaint neighborhood of Indian Meadow. Move right in to enjoy all this home has to offer, 9ft ceilings, central air, gleaming hardwood floors, large formal dining room, fireplaced living room, spacious upgraded kitchen with recessed lighting, dining area and center island, slider to expansive deck. [...]
South Shore Mama

Easy Homemade Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids

Still on the hunt for that perfect kids costume this Halloween? Check out these easy, homemade ideas!
Amy DeFeo

Single-Family – 24 Langford Rd Plymouth, MA 02360 now has a new price of 9,900!

Don’t miss the opportunity, spacious home in desirable Chiltonville neighborhood. Recent updates include; New Windows (Upper Level), Roof, Heating System, siding, doors and slider. Upper level boasts hardwood flooring through out, large fireplaced living room, dining room with slider to deck and fenced back yard, center island kitchen with new ss applicances, full bath with [...]
Amy DeFeo

What is Near This House?

When you go house shopping it is important to know what is near by. They say real estate is about location, location, location. Make a list of the things that are important to you. Is it the school? A coffee shop or even the beach? Once you have signed up on this site for [...]
South Shore Mama

Haunted Houses, Hayrides & Trails on the South Shore

Looking for somewhere to get scared this Halloween? We've got you covered with 10 super creepy Haunted Happenings.
South Shore Mama

Stop & Shop Free Healthy Kids Summit

Stop & Shop is hosting their 6th annual Healthy Kids Summit - a FREE event for kids!
Boston Globe

Obituary: James Roland Braithwaite

BRAITHWAITE, Dr. James Roland Of Plymouth, Mon. Aug. 4. Beloved husband of the late Alexandrina (Stewart). Devoted father of Roland A. Braithwaite and Elisa Dianne Braithwaite. He also leaves 3 grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral service Thurs. Aug. 14 11 a.m. at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 239 Harvard St, Cambridge. Visiting hour at the church Thurs. 10-11 a.m. Relatives and friends most kindly invited. Interment St. Michael's Cemetery, Roslindale. A. J. Spears Funeral HomeCambridge, MA 617-876-4047
Boston Globe

Obituary: Robert Anthony Mccarthy

MCCARTHY, Robert Anthony "Louie" 63, passed away at home on August 6 after a long illness. Beloved husband of Cynthia Ann (LaCivita) McCarthy "Cindy" of Plymouth. He leaves his sister Carol Florentino and her husband Francis "Pudgy" of Saugus, brother of William McCarthy and his wife Janet of Beverly Farms and the late Joseph "Duke" McCarthy. He also leaves his father and mother in-law John and Martha LaCivita of Holbrook, sisters in law Jean and her husband Robert Gray of E. Taunton, Joan and her husband Bart Leon of Raynham, Joanne and her husband Phillip Raymond of Gardner, brothers in-law Johnny A LaCivita of Holbrook, Robert LaCivita of Randolph, their God Daughter Sarah and many nieces, nephews and grandnieces and ...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Ann Theresa Massimino

MASSIMINO, Ann Theresa A resident of Federal Way Washington died at Hallmark Manor on Monday August 4th, 2014 at the age of 95. Ann was the youngest daughter of Santo and Maria Conte. She was born in Lawrence and attended Lawrence High School. She married her beloved husband Mario P. Massimino in Holy Rosary Church in Lawrence. She relocated to Roslindale where Mario's family had a restaurant business. They retired to Plymouth and she relocated to Auburn Washington after his passing. She was preceded in death by her siblings Nicholas and Mary. She is survived by her brother-in-law Anthony Massimino of Hanover, her cousin Annalee Bell of Methuen, children Joseph and Betty Massimino, grand-children Joseph and Christina Massimino and Andrew ...
Boston Globe

Woolly Mammoth Tooth Found in N.H.

The fossil is the first confirmed evidences of the prehistoric mammal living in New Hampshire.
Boston Globe

Obituary: Doris T. Devlin

DEVLIN, Doris T. "Terri" In Plymouth, succumbed after a long battle with cancer on July 17th. She is survived by her loving husband James of Plymouth. Devoted and loving mother of Melissa Foley & her husband Jason of Pembroke, Theresa Baird of Marshfield, Paulie Devlin of Plymouth and Thomas Baird of Heaven. She was also the loving & devoted grandmother of Hailey & Brielle Foley of Pembroke. The daughter of Martha Hickey & the late Arthur Hickey of Pembroke. Sister to Billy Hickey of Savin Hill, MaryAnn Huber of Quincy & Betty Storm & her husband Adam of Vermont & life long friend Terry May of Duxbury, Doris is also survived by many loving nephews, nieces & family & friends. ...
Your Town

20 medical marijuana dispensary licenses awarded in Mass.

State health officials Friday released the names of companies that will receive the first 20 licenses to open medical marijuana dispensaries in Massachusetts.
Your Town

Photo gallery: Elizabeth Warren talks about flood insurance

US Senator Elizabeth Warren visited Marshfield on January 21 to discuss potential changes to flood-insurance regulations that have sharply raised premiums for many South Shore residents.
Your Town

Free rides after 8 p.m., extra service on MBTA for New Year's Eve

The MBTA said it will continue its annual tradition of offering free rides after 8 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, while boosting service on its subway and commuter rail lines to accommodate people traveling to celebrate First Night.
Your Town

Therese Murray says she will make her election plans known by April

Heading into the new year, Senate President Therese Murray is feeling no sense of urgency to make her future political plans public before April, the month nomination papers to run for office are due to local clerks.
Your Town

Transportation bill includes money for bike paths around the state

The transportation bond bill making its way through committees on Beacon Hill retains the walking and bicycling path spending at the same level the governor requested even as the overall spending authorized in the bill is significantly smaller.
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