Latest Plymouth County, Massachusetts Stories
QUINCY - A National Guard recruiter who works in Quincy and lives in Rockland has been charged with sexually assaulting two female recruits. Staff Sgt. Robert M.
LOCAL IN BRIEF RECYCLE DAY TO BENEFIT HIGH SCHOOL BAND, SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM ROCKLAND - The Rockland High School Band will have its annual Recycle Day fund-raiser, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the high school parking lot. Residents can dispose of appliances and electronics for a fee.
By KAITLIN KEANE Norwell An Educators Open House will be held Tuesday at the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell. Teachers, PTO representatives and other educators interested in using the science center as a resource for students are invited to attend from 4 to 7 p.m. The event is free.
PLYMOUTH - Want a say about what happens in the state's coastal waters? State environmental officials developing an ocean protection plan bring their "listening tour" to Plymouth at 7 tonight at the Plymouth Public Library, 132 South St.
By Lauren McSherry After nearly a year of citations by the state of California for water pollution, representatives from two Lake Arrowhead land developments say they are planning to bring their construction sites into compliance.
MARSHFIELD - The Massachusetts Audubon Society will hold its annual Farm Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Webster Wildlife Sanctuary in Marshfield. The many offerings for children will include farm animals, hay rides, games, crafts, face painting and a hay maze.
PLYMOUTH - A restoration project intended to make Red Brook's spawning beds more accessible to fish populations resumes this week with the removal of New Way Dam. The project began with the removal of Robbins Dike in 2006.
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HINGHAM - If summer is one big beach party, the time for cleaning up eventually comes. In Hingham, that time is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Volunteers will gather at the Bathing Beach, on Otis Street (Route 3A), for Coastsweep, the state's annual coastal cleanup.
BUSINESS IN BRIEF Coldwell Banker expands in Hingham HINGHAM - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has added 1,814 square feet to its offices in the Pride Building at 56 South St. The real estate company now occupies 4,823 square feet on the first floor of the building. The Grossman Cos. Inc.
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