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5 Things TO DO in Scituate (Sept. 21-27)

1. Golf for the Jimmy Fund The second U.S. Wealth Jimmy Fund Golf Classic will be held at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 22 at the Scituate Country Club, 91 Driftway, and will benefit the Jimmy Fund. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. Sponsored by U.S. Wealth Management, this tournament is open to golfe

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 23:18:30

Scituate Senior Center survey results raise questions

The two most popular locations for a new Scituate Senior Center, according to an online survey offered to residents, are the former Gates Intermediate School building and a new facility located on Branch Street near the Scituate Town Library. According to Selectmen Chairman Maura Curran, 1,200 peopl

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 13:21:01

Scituate to keep close eye on high tide as Jose moves in

Residents along the coast are preparing for storm surge and coastal flooding during several high tides. Boat owners have been busy, checking and securing vessels that are docked or moored. Some people have hauled their boats out of the water altogether just to be safe. Strong winds are also a conc

WCVB - 2017-09-20 10:30:00

Scituate girls soccer plays three games in four days

The schedule for girls soccer in the Patriot League is challenging enough with the two-time defending Div. 2 Eastern Mass champions Hingham and Div.1 state semifinalist Whitman-Hanson in the league. Scituate coach Rob Williams felt that his young team needed a little extra challenge. The Sailors coa

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 17:31:45

Actor lends her star power for local animals at Scituate Shelter gala

When South Shore resident Marianne Leone was a kid, she wanted to be a saint, a reporter and a cowboy. Fast forward to today and she says, I didnt become a saint, but I married a cowboy and I sometimes write for the Boston Globe. The cowboy is Oscar-winning actor Chris Cooper, but as for the rest, s

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 17:00:00

Town Of Scituate Urges Residents To Be Prepared For Storm

SCITUATE (CBS) - Hurricane Jose could be a major test for the seawall that is still being repaired along the shore in Scituate. Town officials are asking residents to brace for tropical storm-like conditions. Many residents, though, are not concerned yet. "I really don't think it's going to be a big

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-18 06:43:00

Man crashes through barrier, into water in Brockton

A food delivery driver crashed into a brook on Monday night. BROCKTON - A driver jumped the curb and crashed through a metal barrier Monday night, ending up in a brook. Police and firefighters responded to the area of Summer and Grove streets about 8:20 p.m. for a report of a crash that resulted in

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 14:32:33

Tropical storm watch now a warning for southeastern Massachusetts

The National Weather Service has issued a tropical storm warning for southeastern Massachusetts from Watch Hill, R.I., to Hull as Hurricane Jose passes southeast of Nantucket on Tuesday and Wednesday. The storm will have lost much of its strength by the time it reaches New England, but three to five

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

COLLEGES: Marshfield Bagby hired as MMA men's lax coach

Rick Bagby, who served for five seasons as an assistant coach at Babson College, has been named as head men's lacrosse coach at Massachusetts Maritime. Bagby's appointment, which is effective immediately, was confirmed earlier today by Buccaneer Director of Athletics Garin Veris. A resident of Marsh

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 07:27:00

No jail time for van driver who molested elderly women

PLYMOUTH - A Pembroke van driver will likely avoid spending any time in jail for molesting five women he was charged with driving to and from a Norwell day care center for people with Alzheimer's disease or developmental disabilities. Robert J. McNeil, 58, pleaded guilty Tuesday to 10 counts of inde

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 23:46:56

Cohasset's Sarah Ordway running B.A.A. Half Marathon

On October 8, Cohasset resident Sarah Ordway will be running in the 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, as a member of the official Dana-Farber team. Hundreds of Dana-Farber team members will raise awareness and at least $750 each to support

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 18:22:58

Cohasset man in S. Main St. crash last night charged with drunken driving

At 10:49 p.m., an officer was dispatched to 198 S. Main St. where he saw the SUV with heavy damage off the road and resting against the stonewall in front of that address. Police said a 25-year-old Cohasset man was drunk when he crashed the 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe he was driving on South Main Street on

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 15:30:19

With bread and the shofar, synagogues observe Rosh Hashanah

On Sept. 21, members of South Shore synagogues will gather at beaches and ponds to symbolically cast away the sins of the past year. The Jewish New Year begins at sundown on Sept. 20. HINGHAM - If you see groups of people casting bits of bread into Hingham Harbor, Massachusetts Bay and Turner's Pond

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 18:00:00

Center School project underway in Hanover

With students getting accustomed to the new school year, school officials are already looking toward the future. Two school years ahead, to be exact. The Center School project is in full swing with Brait Brothers Corporation beginning construction at the site. The company was not chosen just because

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 12:30:00

Marshfield Boy Scout installs outdoor classroom at Martinson

Tucked away in a small section of woods next to Martinson Elementary School, students will now find a quiet, picturesque outdoor classroom, thanks to former Martinson student and Boy Scout Andrew Pozerski. For his Eagle Scout project, Pozerski created a fenced-in outdoor classroom with log benches,

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 15:23:00

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WICKED LOCAL PLYMOUTH - 2017-09-20 10:00:00

Calm Cape Codders ready for nor'easter

WELLFLEET - People are bracing for the brunt of Tropical Storm Jose on Cape Cod and the islands, where the storm's impact will be strongest today. The National Weather Service said Jose - downgraded from a hurricane last night - will be like a nor'easter, with peak wind gusts of 55 to 60 mph on Nant

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

HEIDREA FOR HEROES: Residents leap from airplanes to raise money for area veterans

Veterans Agent Roxanne Whitbeck went to extreme heights to help fellow veterans recently. PLYMOUTH - Veterans Agent Roxanne Whitbeck went to extreme heights to help fellow veterans recently. She returned rather rapidly. The local veterans agent was one of several area residents who participated in H

WICKED LOCAL PLYMOUTH - 2017-09-20 15:00:00

Tour of historic Hingham Cemetery is Saturday

To join the tour, please meet at the Hingham Bell Tower, adjacent to Old Ship Church, 107 Main Street. A $5 donation is requested for adults; children under 12 free. Rain date Sunday, September 24 at 1 p.m. Comfortable walking shoes recommended. The Hingham Cemetery Corporation invites the public fo

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 14:23:00

H.S. FOOTBALL: Hingham back on track

The Hingham High football team can only hope Friday's game against Plymouth North can go according to the gameplan as well as Saturday's 31-0 win at Wellesley did. The Harbormen (1-1) will play at Plymouth North on Friday at 7 p.m. in their first Patriot League Keenan Division game of the season. It

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 05:26:00