South Shore

Bill O'Connell is facing child sex and drug charges.

Prominent South Shore Developer Charged With Child Rape, Trafficking Cocaine

Prominent South Shore businessman Bill O’Connell is out on bail after being charged with drug trafficking and rape of a child under the age of 16.

05/09/2011

The round, plastic white disks have been washing up on beaches from Hampton, N.H. to Newburyport, Mass. (credit: NH DES)

Disks From NH Sewage Plant Wash Up On Scituate Beaches

Some of the disks that were accidentally released from a New Hampshire wastewater treatment plant have reached the South Shore.

03/25/2011

The clerk was doused in lighter fluid during the robbery attempt in March.

Robber Douses Hanover Clerk With Lighter Fluid

Police are trying to find a robber on the South Shore who doused a clerk with lighter fluid, pulled out a match, and threatened to set her on fire.

03/10/2011

A harp seal In Weymouth (credit: New England Aquarium)

Several Seals Visit Mass. Beaches

Several adult harp and hooded seals have arrived on Massachusetts beaches from Canada and are enjoying the Bay State’s snow-covered sand.

02/23/2011

A storm-damaged house on Oceanside Drive in Scituate.  (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Community Holding Fundraiser For Scituate Families

People and businesses from all over the South Shore are coming together to help Scituate residents affected by the Christmas weekend storm.

01/15/2011

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