Three people were rescued from frigid waters after a boat ran aground in Plymouth Wednesday morning.
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One injured in multi-car collision in Lakeville
A multi-car collision in Lakeville sent a person to the hospital Thursday morning. Police said the crash occurred shortly before 8:30 a.m., at the intersection of Bedford and Taunton Street. Officials were already working on a medical emergency nearby. Firefighters removed one victim from their vehicle. Crews transported them to...
Road-rage turned deadly or self-defense? What happened in court in Brockton murder case
BROCKTON — Rosemary Scapicchio gripped Jennifer Landry's knife, raised it over her head and pointed it at the jury. The striking visual aimed to drive home the argument that her client, Jacqueline Avelino Mendes, slashed Landry's neck in self defense during a road-rage fueled street fight. "It's a half-second...
Brockton man, 35, dies in hospital after Tuesday shooting
BROCKTON – A Brockton man who was shot Tuesday evening in the city has died, officials said. The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office said Thursday afternoon that Marvin Hill, 35, of Brockton, died at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston about 7:20 p.m. Wednesday. Brockton police responded to...
Three people rescued from water after boat runs aground in Plymouth
Rescue teams braved the cold and falling snow as they waded into the surf to get the crew members back to shore.
Where is Brockton's Jennifer Fay? State Police continue to elicit tips in missing case
BROCKTON — Massachusetts State Police have featured a Brockton teenager who went missing in 1989 on its unresolved cases playing cards. Three decades later, despite the efforts of the Brockton Police Department, the Massachusetts State Police, a team of private investigators and Fay’s family, the case remains unsolved.
A New Bedford Meal Prep Business Is Sadly Closing Its Doors for Good
There's a meal prep business in New Bedford that is the latest victim of COVID-19 and inflation. Since 2020, Healthy Bites Meal Prep on Bellville Avenue has been fighting to stay above water. Owners Crystal and Jeffrey Lister have been fighting inflation and strict regulations, and even though their loyal customers have helped along the way, it wasn't enough to keep up with the staggering price hikes of food.
Packages left strewn along snowy Mass. highway after FedEx truck rolls over
Dozens of packages were left strewn along the side of a snowy Massachusetts highway after a FedEx truck crashed and rolled over on Wednesday morning.
Savery Avenue, a template for future transportation
Whenever I have occasion to go to Boston and don’t need to rush home, I often avoid the divided highways and take a different route back to the Cape. One of my favorite alternatives is to take Route 58 south from Abington to Carver just before the Bourne Bridge. This two-lane highway winds through a series of picturesque small towns – Whitman, Hanson, Halifax, Plympton, and Carver. It skirts several scenic ponds and extensive cranberry bogs and goes through town centers that have managed to escape the suburban sprawl that has overtaken most other communities in the region.
New Bedford Police respond to emergency call at local hotel, seize firearm
“NEW BEDFORD – Patrol units responding to an emergency call at a local hotel have seized an illegal firearm. On December 4th, at around 7 AM, patrol units were dispatched to the Marriot Fairfield Inn in response to an emergency call for assistance. As the officers dealt with the situation at hand, they located a Jennings 22 caliber handgun along with a magazine and ammunition in one of the rooms. The serial number of the gun had been defaced.
Indulge in Authentic Italian Cuisine: The Top 3 Italian Restaurants in Rockland
This article presents a tour of three distinct Italian restaurants located in Rockland. If you've had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Christmas shopping, then a cold one? You can do both in one place at S. Shore breweries
The South Shore's buzzing breweries have events and special nights throughout the year, from trivia nights and live music to knitting and painting parties. The layout of many breweries allows for activities and events most bars could not accommodate, and that's something places from Barrel House Z in Weymouth to Mayflower Brewing in Plymouth take full advantage of year-round, and especially around the holidays. ...
Massachusetts State Police, Dartmouth PD, New Bedford PD paired with kids for “Presents With Police”
“This past Saturday, members of the New Bedford Police, Massachusetts State Police, Westport PD, and Dartmouth PD, participated in this year’s “Presents with Police” event. The officers were all paired up with some younger citizens and shopped for fun items to help make this year’s holiday season a special one. As usual, a great time was had by all!
Massachusetts Says You Must Recycle Your Old Clothes
I donate a lot of clothing to charity. My weight fluctuates up and down, and I respond by buying new clothes. After a while, I come to grips with the fact that I will never wear certain things again, but someone else can. They go to charity. Sometimes – rarely,...
Take a trip to Middleboro and visit The Flying Banana, a unique dessert shop
MIDDLEBORO – You can feel airport “vibes” without booking a trip at The Flying Banana, a frozen dessert shop with dozens of flavors located in Middleboro. A family of local pilots opened the airport-themed shop to bring a little uniqueness to every bite. You can find this...
New Bedford police seize stolen gun after disturbance
NEW BEDFORD — A disturbance call led New Bedford police to seize an illegal firearm in the city’s south end late last month. On Nov. 30, at approximately 8 p.m., officers responded to a report of a disturbance near the intersection of Rivet and Crapo streets. The suspect,...
New Bedford's Global Learning Charter School cancels school, citing teacher death
NEW BEDFORD — Global Learning Charter School canceled school Thursday and Friday due to the unexpected death of a staff member. "It is with extreme sadness that we share the news of the death of a beloved staff member Mrs. Emily Zeida," read a message sent to GLCPS families Thursday at 8:42 a.m. via the Remind app, from Principal Lena Pires. "Emily passed away unexpectedly yesterday as a result of health issues. Ms. Zeida was known...
Middle schools name November Students of the Month
Wareham Middle School Students of the Month have been announced for November, highlighting each student’s classroom engagement and exemplary behavior. Fifth grader Harleigh Mattie, sixth grader Caleb King and seventh grader Brianna Gabrey received fawning words of praise from their anonymous teachers. “Harleigh is an asset to our class,”...
This New Bedford Business Brings Holiday Magic and Cheer This Time of Year
There's something about Christmas time that brings the holiday spirit to life. I've been extra joyous this year and I'm convinced it has to do with exciting new chapters that have blessed my family. Especially since this will be the first Christmas as a married man and I'm looking forward to celebrating Christmas morning with my wife and dog, Bella.
Things to do: Art show, flu shot and the holidays in Onset
There’s always something to do in Wareham! This week, take in the sights and sounds of the holidays with Christmas in Onset Village, and take stock of your health with a flu shot clinic. Friday, Dec. 8. Meet the artists. The Bourne Wareham Art Association and Wareham Free Library...
Developing: Several crashes reported on Route 25
BOURNE – Several crashes continue to be reported in the Bourne/Plymouth area on Route 25. In one crash a FexEx truck reportedly overturned in the median. Another driver had to be extricated after a vehicle ended up in the woods. Light snow continues to make travel extremely slippery. The post Developing: Several crashes reported on Route 25 appeared first on CapeCod.com.