Picking Up

Straits Pond Watershed Association sponsored a Pond Clean Up Day on May 1. The annual spring event was again a success, with the collection of many bags of debris filled by committed volunteers during the event. Here, Dick Avery, past president of SPWA, mans the check-in desk. [Courtesy photo]

National Firefighters Day

Hull resident Kim James made sure that Hull firefighters were celebrated on International Firefighters Day, as James and Mezzo Mare Restaurant provided dinner for them on Sunday. “These firefighters are always there for the community and this is the least I could do,” says James. Pictured here (from left) are Captain Gary Twombly, Callie Campbell,…

The Circle game

 On Sunday the Friends of the Paragon Carousel opened the doors of the93-year-old amusement for a pre-season preview of the historic merry-go-round. Pictured here (front row) siblings and employees Ryan and Kaitlyn Mott; (back row from left) Director of Operations Jim Callahan, President Marie Schleiff, and Restoration Specialist James Hardison. [Skip Tull photo]

With 25,000-plus inoculations, Manet busy at vaccine clinics here, elsewhere

The Manet Community Health Center’s vaccine clinics in Hull, Quincy, and Taunton have reached a major milestone in their COVID-19 inoculation efforts by administering more than 25,000 vaccines to patients, first responders, essential workers, special groups, and community residents since December. While Manet volunteers and staff celebrate the accomplishment, they know there is more work…

May 7, 2021 Police Log

Wednesday, April 28: 1:24 a.m. medical emergency, Bay Street, services rendered; 9:24 a.m. vandalism/malicious damage, Farina Road, investigated; 9:39 a.m. wires call, Nantasket Avenue and Revere Street, hazard removed; 1:31 p.m. medical emergency, Stoney Beach Road, services rendered; 3:20 p.m. wires call, Park Avenue, services rendered; 4:56 p.m. medical emergency, Prospect Avenue, patient refusal; 5:38…