On my fourth cup of coffee to bring you news - and some musings - from the South Shore. Also tweeting @marshfieldpaper and @scituatemariner

Marshfield in good shape despite drought

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Marshfield Interfaith Council to host 9/11 remembrance ceremony

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Scituate Fire Department's dive team benefits from training

scituate.wickedlocal.com — One by one, firefighters donned full scuba gear, walked to the edge of a dock off Scituate Town Pier, and disappeared below the surface of the harbor water.By themselves, in utter darkness, they would sink to the bottom and start their search for roughly 3-inch carabineers hidden amid the mud and debris.

POLICE: Pembroke man faces OUI charges after Marshfield crash

pembroke.wickedlocal.com — A Pembroke man is facing four charges, including operating under the influence of liquor, after his vehicle hit a utility pole early Saturday morning on Forest Street, Marshfield.Marc N.

Jenny D's Bees sells honey from owner's homegrown hive

marshfield.wickedlocal.com — Jenny DeFreitas has been setting up shop every week at Marshfield Farmers' Market for so long she paused at the question, but the beekeeper from Kingston is ready and happy to share information about her bees and the honey they make. DeFreitas recently spoke with the Mariner about her market business, Jenny D's Bees.

Helpline receives funds from Baker's budget

marshfield.wickedlocal.com — A free helpline offering referrals for a variety of mental health and wellness concerns to hundreds of South Shore residents received $100,000 in the fiscal year 2017 state budget. Two years ago, State Rep. James Cantwell, D-Marshfield, and other local officials worked to extend the Interface Referral Service to nine local towns as a resource for people with mental health issues.

Scituate police plan to add tourniquets to uniform

scituate.wickedlocal.com — Soon, every police officer at Scituate Police Department will have a tourniquet as part of their uniform.Chief Michael Stewart said he had been considering the idea when a recent boating accident motivated him to act on it.

Marshfield fisherman catches rare blue lobster

marshfield.wickedlocal.com — Capt. Andy Glynn of Marshfield woke up Tuesday feeling lucky, so he went out and bought Powerball tickets for himself and his crew. But as it turns out, his luck wasn't meant for the lottery. Glynn, who has spent more than four decades fishing, caught a blue lobster.

Scituate releases plan for water crisis

scituate.wickedlocal.com — Scituate's Drought Crisis Management Team met Tuesday to continue discussions about the draining reservoir and lack of rain.The team is focusing on immediate short-term response to the drought in a two-pronged approach-supply and demand issues, while also developing a program for long-term resiliency as a third prong, according to a statement from Town Administrator Patricia Vinchesi.

Marshfield Fire Department's divers benefit from training

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Aug 31, 2016

Your commute can only be as good, or as bad, as what's happening when you arrive. I now have O Town in my head. Thanks @EWlive

Aug 26, 2016

Jaws? Footloose? Luke Cage? So long, productivity. // What's new on Netflix in September  http://www.ew.com/article/2016/08/26/whats-new-netflix-september  via @EW

Aug 25, 2016

WATCH: Green Harbor fisherman brings rare blue lobster to Brant Rock Fish Market  http://www.tout.com/m/b7n5wd 

Aug 22, 2016

Sometimes one call opens a door to several more. My look at STEAM is thanks to several helpful educators and parents  http://ow.ly/ns5Z303qc5M 

Aug 20, 2016

.@MarshfieldFair is in full swing. Get a rundown of the 10 days in 5 minutes  http://ow.ly/B3Da303qbsU 


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