Kingston News

  • All South Shore beaches open

    All 60 South Shore beaches tested by state and local health officials have passed weekly water quality tests and are open to swimming. Last week three beaches were posted for unacceptable bacteria levels.See water quality test results for each community and for Cape Cod, the South Coast and North Shore. For more on Quincy beaches, call 617-376-1288, or visit [...]
  • No licenses yet, but cannabis board "working as hard as we can"

    As the Cannabis Control Commission goes another week without granting marijuana business licenses, the state's chief regulator said Thursday he will be OK with having no retail shops open for a few weeks after the July 1 target date if it means avoiding a problematic rollout.The comments from CCC Chairman Steven Hoffman came two weeks after the CCC was authorized to grant licenses and while 53 license applications are awaiting commission action. The commission has said it expects [...]
  • DATELINE: June 15-22

    Send your event information by email to [email protected] for possible inclusion in Dateline. Listings information must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event.
  • Diversifying Kingston Collection

    A new mixed-use redevelopment overlay district that would include Kingston Collection is proposed on the warrant for the Special Town Meeting.
  • Pilgrim Festival Singers concerts

    Pilgrim Festival Singers concert: 7:30 p.m., June 15, Pilgrim Church UCC, 404 Washington St., Duxbury.
  • Best Chevrolet deals lifesaving incubator to Weymouth hospital

    The donated isolette cost approximately $200,000 and it replaced an aging 20-year-old incubator that was modified for use in an ambulance, according to Dr. John Fiascone, medical director of South Shore Hospital’s special care nursery and neonatal intensive care unit.