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Plymouth Power Outages Likely In Nor'easter

PLYMOUTH, MA - Power outages are likely in Plymouth as another nor'easter bears down on the region. The town is under a winter storm warning through Thursday morning. Eight to 12 inches of snow and 50 mph wind gusts are expected. The heaviest snow is expected Wednesday afternoon. "Plan on difficult

PATCH - 2018-03-21 19:23:44

Plymouth's Al's Restaurant closes after 45 years

Al and Dave are retiring. Emily Clark eclark@wickedlocal.com @emilyOCM PLYMOUTH - Al and Dave are retiring. So is the chicken. Al's Restaurant on Water Street, the beloved eatery shaped like a pizza slice, closed its doors Sunday after a 45-year run of pizzas, subs, and the infernal clucking of a m

WICKED LOCAL PLYMOUTH - 2018-03-21 11:00:00

Plymouth: Manomet Point Road Reconstruction Begins Next Week

A resident of Manomet Point in Plymouth approached Plymouth DPW director Jonathan Bender in a corridor outside a meeting of selectmen Tuesday night. "I've never seen government move so fast," he said. Plymouth has approval from the state to begin work on the sole public way onto the point, a road h

959WATD.COM - 2018-03-21 16:31:35

Man stabbed in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD - A 40-year-old man was stabbed in the leg Tuesday night at a near North End apartment, police said. The victim suffered nonlife-threatening injuries in the stabbing, according to a spokeswoman for the New Bedford Police Department. He was transported to St. Luke's Hospital. The stabbing

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2018-03-21 18:41:34

Brockton man denied prescription, threatened to shoot employee, say police

The man returned to the pharmacy three hours after threatening to shoot an employee, police said. BROCKTON - A city man who was denied his prescription because he didn't have identification Tuesday night threatened to return to the store with a gun, police said. Officers responded to Walgreens, at 6

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-21 18:20:01

Five charged in armed home invasion in Hyannis late Monday night

HYANNIS - Barnstable Police report that On Monday at 11:20 PM, Barnstable Police were dispatched to 18 General Patton Dr., Hyannis for a report of an Armed Home Invasion. Initial reports indicated that 3-4 masked subjects, armed with firearms, entered the home and assaulted occupants therein. The s

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-03-20 17:26:32

Taunton casino plaintiffs call Congressional bill a 'Hail Mary'

TAUNTON - "It's a Hail Mary on top of a Hail Mary," said David Tennant. That's how Tennant, the lead attorney for a group of East Taunton plaintiffs - who so far have succeeded in slamming the door on a Mashpee Wampanoag resort casino in Taunton - describes a Congressional bill that would reaffirm t

TAUNTON GAZETTE - 2018-03-21 22:34:41

Cape Cod Hourly Snow Forecast For Nor'easter

BARNSTABLE, MA - Isolated power outages are likely on Cape Cod as another nor'easter bears down on the region. The Cape is under a winter storm warning through Thursday morning. Four to six inches of snow and 60 mph wind gusts are expected. The heaviest snow is expected Wednesday afternoon. "Plan on

PATCH - 2018-03-21 19:43:56

Plymouth police log and arrests for March 16 to March 18, 2018

6:08 a.m. Warrant arrest on Thrush Avenue Thrush Avenue man, 53, arrested on a straight warrant. 9:25 a.m. Harassment on Long Pond Road 11:41 a.m. Motor vehicle thefts on Presidents Lane. 1:53 p.m. Suspicous activity on Taylor Avenue 9:59 p.m. Suspicious activity on Long Pond RoadMarch 17 10:51 a.m.


Plymouth Schools Early Release Due To Snowstorm

PLYMOUTH, MA - Plymouth schools will have an early release Wednesday due to an incoming nor'easter. The storm is expected to drop up to a foot of snow on Plymouth. Schools will operate on a half-day schedule Wednesday and all afternoon and evening activities were canceled. The heaviest of the snow i

PATCH - 2018-03-21 00:22:15

Brockton man convicted on fentanyl charges could face life in prison

Dany Brandao, 30, of Brockton, was recently convicted of fentanyl distribution by a jury in a federal court in Boston. Brandao faces a mandatory minimum of 10 years in federal prison, but could face life behind bars, according to prosecutors. BROCKTON - The jury found a 30-year-old Brockton man guil


3 Plymouth Men Arrested In Armed Home Invasion: Police

BARNSTABLE, MA - Three Plymouth men participated in an armed robbery in Hyannis Monday night, according to police. The group targeted a residence on General Patton Drive at about 11:20 p.m., police said. "The assailants entered the home and announced 'Barnstable Police,'" Barnstable police said in a

PATCH - 2018-03-20 22:11:42

Barnstable Police Report Missing Girl is Found

Aaliyah was found safe in Hyannis, thank you for all of the help that was provided by the citizens of Barnstable. [No further information is available] Aaliyah was found safe in Hyannis, thank you for all of the help that was provided by the citizens of Barnstable. [No further information is availab

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-03-20 17:25:00

4 arrested at scene of suspected home invasion on Cape Cod

HYANNIS, Mass. - Police in Hyannis arrived at the scene of a suspected home invasion Monday night with their guns drawn and took four people into custody. Few details have been released by police, but they told Boston 25 News the incident was reported just before 11:30 p.m. on General Patton Drive.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 08:46:43

Women arrested after fistfight in front of Brockton police

One of the women told police the incident first began in traffic. BROCKTON - Two women were arrested Sunday evening after a fistfight in front of officers, police said. Officers responded to the area of 139 Pleasant St., outside the Wash Hour Laundry Mat, for a report of a group of people that appea


Amanda McMullen picked to lead New Bedford Whaling Museum

Amanda D. McMullen has been named president and chief executive officer of New Bedford Whaling Museum after an international search, the museum's board announced last week. The museum said it teamed with Koya Leadership Partners, an executive search firm that specializes in leading searches for miss

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2018-03-20 23:45:21

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Brockton: Man Arraigned in Connection to 1986 Kingston Murder

A man has been arraigned in connection the 1986 murder of 15-year-old Tracy Gilpin of Kingston. 61-year-old Michael Hand, formerly of Kingston, was arraigned today in Brockton District Court. A not guilty plea was entered on his behalf. According to Assistant District Attorney Jennifer Sprague, Hand


Brockton men flee traffic stop, drag officer, say police

Police say they arrested two men after they fled a traffic stop and crashed a mile away. BROCKTON - A driver dragged an officer while fleeing a traffic stop, before crashing about a mile away Wednesday afternoon, police said. Officers Matthew Murphy and Ronald Cunningham were on patrol about 4:30 p.


New Bedford man indicted on federal drug, gun charges

NEW BEDFORD - A city man, arrested in a raid last November by New Bedford police, was indicted Thursday on federal drug and gun charges, federal prosecutors said. Ryan Holleran, 26, is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine, oxycodone, and 28 grams or more of cocaine