Kingston News

  • Kingston police log for Nov. 20-26

    The following are excerpts from the Kingston police log for Sunday, Nov. 20, through Saturday, Nov. 26. The log is public record and available for review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law.Sunday, Nov. 207:12 a.m.: An animal complaint was reported on Bog View Road. Subjects were gone upon officer arrival.8 p.m.: Suspicious activity was reported on Monk's Hill Road.8:25 p.m.: Suspicious activity was [...]
  • 7 things to know about the attack on Pearl Harbor

    Wednesday, Dec. 7 marks the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a surprise attack by Japan that killed 2,403, wounded 1,178 others and drew the United States into World War II. As we honor the veterans who survived the attack and those who lost their lives, here are seven things to know about that December day in 1941 that continues to "live in infamy."1. Planned in advance, but without desired effect. Japan had been planning the attack on [...]
  • NRC email: Pilgrim nuclear plant 'overwhelmed'

    PLYMOUTH - In an in-house email sent Monday to Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials, the leader of a federal inspection team currently scouring equipment, procedures and staff performance at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station says inspectors are struggling to interpret just what they are seeing at the troubled plant.While employees show a lot of positive energy, "it appears many staff across the site may not have the standards to know what 'good' actually is," wrote Donald Jackson, [...]
  • 'Stay warm and be safe'

    Laurie Montuori and Kathy LaNatra don’t have a complex answer for why they hung over 500 hand-knitted scarves, mitten sets and sweaters on a fence at Nelson Beach last Saturday.
  • Entertainment at The Spire

    Dec. 8: Joan Osborne Acoustic Duo featuring Keith Cotton, 8 p.m., $45
  • 'A Christmas Carol' performances

    “A Christmas Carol” performances: Nov. 25-Dec. 18, Thursdays through Sundays, Company Theatre Centre for the Arts, 30 Accord Park Drive, Norwell.