film crew and young adult actors in bathing standing on nantasket beach

BEACH MUSIC

Filmmakers from Marina Studios, a new movie studio at Quincy’s Marina Bay, brought their crew to Nantasket Beach recently to film scenes from the upcoming film ‘I Wanna Dance with Somebody,’ about the life of singer Whitney Houston. There has been filming in Boston, Quincy and around the South Shore since August. [Skip Tull photo]

three rows of ladies sitting outside a gazebo with a pull along wagon full of bulbs

Making short work of bulb planting

The Hull Garden Club celebrated a glorious day outside this past week, bringing the Daffodil Trail to Mariners Park by planting more than 600 daffodil bulbs around the Dan Short Memorial Bandstand. The Nantasket Beach Salt Water Club sponsored this wonderful community project celebrating the Town of Hull’s 375th Anniversary. We can’t wait to see…

October 14, 1971 

Board in Bind Over Election: Selectmen Wallace E. Richardson and David Berman deadlocked last night in a heated controversy over calling a special election to replace Selectman Martin Fallon, who, in a wire to Town Clerk John F. Darcy yesterday afternoon, resigned and said a letter would follow. Chairman Richardson read the wire after receiving…

Police Log 10-14-21

Wednesday, October 6: 8:22 a.m. medical emergency, Holbrook Avenue, transport; 8:42 a.m. well-being check, B Street, investigated; 10:51 a.m. medical emergency, Central Avenue, transport; 11:10 a.m. vandalism/malicious damage, Stoney Beach Road, investigated; 11:30 a.m. suspicious item, Spring Street, services rendered; 12:22 p.m. medical emergency, Avalon Drive, transport; 12:25 p.m. well-being check, Revere Street, services rendered;…

Electronics recycling event is scheduled for Oct. 30 in Hull

The Hull Department of Public Works, Plymouth Marine and Environmental Affairs, and South Shore Recycling Cooperative (SSRC) will host two electronics and small- appliance recycling events this fall. They are open to residents of all 18 SSRC towns. Oct. 30, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in Hull Registration is required. Visit https://tinyurl.com/hullewaste Nov. 13, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in Plymouth Registration is…