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Plymouth sanctuary furnishes Bridgewater State students with an outdoor classroom
PLYMOUTH — Biology major Kim Tocchio dipped her toes in the water last summer in more ways than one. The Bridgewater State University senior wades through ponds in Mass Audubon’s Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary to search for amphibians and reptiles as she works with other students and professor Thilina
2 Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensaries ordered to shut down over use of pesticides
A medical marijuana company with dispensaries in Plymouth and Mashpee was ordered to temporarily shut down by the Department of Public Health. The DPH said Triple M was using pesticides at its Plymouth cultivation facility. The use of any pesticides in medical marijuana is prohibited by both the Dep
Dollar General store robbed twice in Wareham
– Wareham Police are investigating a series of robberies. The Dollar General store on Cranberry Hioghway (Routes 6/28) was hit twice, one last night and again this morning. Police report three robberies in total. One arrest has been made. Police expect to release more details later today.
Plymouth: 5 Newest Homes To Hit The Market
PLYMOUTH, MA — When you're in the market for some fresh digs, hunting down every new listing in the area can take hours of tedious investigating online. That's why we've gone ahead and done the prepwork for you.
Plymouth: Sales Suspended at Medical Marijuana Facilities
The state has ordered medical marijuana dispensaries in Mashpee and Plymouth to close due to concerns about pesticides. The Cape Cod Times reports the department of public health issued a cease and desist and quarantine order to M3 Ventures, a registered marijuana dispensary, while it looks into con
2020 Plymouth budget proposal $259 million
PLYMOUTH – A breakdown of the town’s preliminary budget for fiscal year 2020, which begins July 1, shows a school budget of $154 million and a town operations budget of $105 million for a total of $259 million, an increase of 4.6 percent over FY 2019’s budget.
State closes Mashpee pot facility over pesticides
MASHPEE — Cars pulled up to the gate of the Triple M medical marijuana dispensary Saturday morning only to find it locked. There would be no Tardis 9, Granddaddy Purple or White Rhino sold this weekend, possibly longer, as the state Department of Public Health shuttered company dispensaries in Mashp
The Ghost and Mrs Muir: Bridge Edition
I was pinch-hitting for the project engineer at a construction meeting. I traveled to the jobsite trailer but it turned out that it wasn’t a trailer. The project office was in an old former farmhouse mansion.
Police ID driver killed in Route 24 tanker crash
FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) -- Police have identified the driver who was killed in a gasoline tanker crash on Route 24 Thursday morning. According to the Massachusetts State Police, John Silva, 67, of Fairhaven was driving the tanker when it rolled over and hit a second vehicle. He was pronounced dead
New Bedford man arrested after allegedly assaulting wall with head
On Saturday (Dec. 8), at 2:30 a.m., Daniel Chapman Jr., 23, of New Bedford, was arrested for disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace on Main Street in Wareham. Mr. Chapman was placed into custody by Wareham police officers Calib Larue and Ryan Gomes following a disturbance in which he is suspect
MGM Springfield, Spectacle Management of Lexington submit competing bids to take over Symphony Hall
SPRINGFIELD — MGM Springfield and Spectacle Management, of Lexington, submitted competing bids on Monday for taking over management of Symphony Hal in 2019. Blue Tarp Development LLC, doing business as MGM Springfield, and Spectacle were the only two bids received by the Monday afternoon deadline, a
Easthampton and Wareham marijuana retail stores get opening dates after Wareham shop ‘jumped the gun’
The fourth and fifth retail marijuana shops in Massachusetts have been authorized to open as soon as Friday by the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission. I.N.S.A., Inc. in Easthampton and Verilife in Wareham received their final opening approvals on Monday and may open their doors after the comm
Police: 2 hospitalized after stabbing at Bridgewater home, suspect arrested at scene
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. - Two people suffered serious injuries after a man who police said was visiting a couple from Florida began stabbing one of them early Monday. Bridgewater Police Chief Thomas Levy said officials responded to a 911 call around 5 a.m. for reports of a stabbing on Yoke Road and found
Wind chills as low as 1 degree in Massachusetts Monday night
It will feel bitterly cold in Massachusetts Monday as blustery winds blow and temperatures drop overnight. The National Weather Service says wind gusts as strong as 50 miles per hour are expected to hit the state overnight. Coastal communities will feel the strongest winds, with the Outer Cape expec
State Delays Verilife Grand Opening of Recreational Pot Sales in Wareham
WAREHAM – Cannabis lovers on Cape Cod and the south coast looking forward to the opening of recreational marijuana sales at Verilife in Wareham on Tuesday are going to have to wait just a little bit longer.
State shuts down medical marijuana operator over pesticide use
Triple M, a medical marijuana operator with dispensaries in Mashpee and Plymouth, has been ordered to close by state health regulators for using pesticides on plants on its Plymouth cultivation facility.
Driver injured in Duxbury rollover crash
DUXBURY, MASS. (WHDH) - Emergency crews rushed to a single car accident in Duxbury on Sunday that ended with the vehicle on its side. The driver was extricated through the windshield of the SUV and suffered minor injuries in the crash.
Triple M temporarily ceasing cannabis sales
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has requested that Triple M cease selling cannabis products at its Plymouth and Mashpee dispensaries because of the company’s use of natural pesticides at its Plymouth cultivation facility. Triple M issued this statement Friday evening.
Should Plymouth run its own sewer plant?
PLYMOUTH – Letting someone else do the driving hasn't worked out so well, and officials are considering a plan to have Plymouth take the wheel of its own wastewater treatement plant.
1 Arrested After Man, Woman Stabbed At Bridgewater Home
BRIDGEWATER (CBS) – One person is under arrest after two people were stabbed at a home in Bridgewater early Monday morning. Police said they received several 911 calls about a stabbing at a house on Yoke Road around 5 a.m.