Latest South Shore Stories

2015-01-13 12:24:50

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee announced today that it will close the South Shore YMCA, located at 3244 E. College Ave.

2014-12-01 16:20:40

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gregory J.

2010-08-02 11:56:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad said today that Henry Lampe, president and CEO, will retire at the end of October 2010. Succeeding him will be Andrew Fox, managing director of Pacific Harbor Line and former PHL president since 1997. Mr.

2009-12-04 09:59:00

QUINCY, Massachusetts, December 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Systagenix Wound Management, a leading medical device company that specializes in cutting-edge chronic wound care solutions, is expanding its operations by opening North, Central, and South American Headquarters in Quincy, Massachusetts. The company officially opened its Quincy, Massachusetts headquarters today.

2008-10-09 21:00:22

The latest Mass. State Track Coaches Association cross country poll for teams in The Patriot Ledger circulation area, with last week's ranking in parentheses: Boys 1. Whitman-Hanson (1) 2. Pembroke (10) 3. Hingham (2) 3. BC High (3) 4. Duxbury (5) 5. Marshfield (6) 6. Weymouth (NR) 7.

2008-10-02 18:00:14

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.

2008-08-12 15:00:50

By KAREN GOULART HINGHAM - It's a problem around the country and the South Shore is no different - quick-working thieves swiping catalytic converters from cars.

2008-08-11 09:01:01

A Nova Scotia vacation slated for August or September of 2008 has a prolific festivals and events schedule to take advantage of. From food and wine to music, this fall's Nova Scotia events and festivals calendar offers a broad variety of choices at venues across the province.

2008-07-22 12:01:09

LOCAL IN BRIEF Shipwreck dinner and lecture at 1699 Winslow House MARSHFIELD - The 1699 Winslow House will host its annual ''Shipwreck Dinner and Lecture,'' at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at 634 Careswell St.

2008-07-16 09:00:52

HINGHAM - The South Shore Conservatory in Hingham will hold a summer theater workshop for ages 5 and older from Aug. 4 to Aug. 22. Students will explore various aspects of theater arts, including acting, singing, dance, writing and design. Tuition for one week is $200.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.