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Plymouth wants to spruce up the Water Street area near its harbor for its 400th anniversary, including fixing the sea wall (above), replacing painted crosswalks with stones, widening the sidewalks, and adding a boardwalk.

Debee Tlumacki for The Boston Globe

Plymouth wants to spruce up the Water Street area near its harbor for its 400th anniversary, including fixing the sea wall (above), replacing painted crosswalks with stones, widening the sidewalks, and adding a boardwalk.

Reimagining Plymouth’s waterfront

A proposed $15 million makeover of Plymouth’s waterfront would properly set the stage for the 400th birthday of America’s hometown, officials say. Now they have to find the money, and quickly.By Emily Sweeney

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/08/11/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/WoodwardSchool_3.jpg Trial to determine damages Quincy must pay to private school on hold

The trial will determine how much Quincy will be ordered to pay to a 121-year-old private school for mismanaging a trust fund benefitting the institution.

Latest Globe South headlines

News about members of the military

News about members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard in our communities.

INFORMER

Openings, closings, events, and more in the south suburbs

Comings and goings of businesses and other organizations in the south suburbs.

CAMPUS ANGLE

Campus Angle: Laura McHoul, of Westwood High and UNH

An interview with Westwood High product Laura McHoul, now at the University of New Hampshire.

ON THE MOVE

For trail work volunteers, a rewarding path

As National Trails Day approaches June 6, volunteers who have helped restore trails are enthusiastic about what has been gained through their efforts.

LOCAL FARE

Easton venue stays true to its English-style pub roots

Joyce Parlapiano and Tammie Watson decided sometime ago that if either of them was going to open a restaurant, they’d do it together. The enterprising women have opened Blackthorne Publick House in Easton, where Parlapiano is the manager and Watson, the chef.

Stoughton

Clock is on for Stoughton to get a new or renovated high school

It will be at least four years before Stoughton has a new or renovated high school, but the clock is already ticking on an aggressive timeline for the town to get approval and begin construction in June 2016.

Easton

Easton Town Meeting loosens zoning rules

Easton Town Meeting last week approved zoning changes to encourage development in the Queset Commercial District along Route 138.

CATCHING UP WITH

Catching Up with Hilary Lynch

Catching up with former Hingham High three-sport star Hilary Lynch.

Cohasset

Cohasset selectmen to decide on police chief candidate

Cohasset’s selectmen are scheduled to decide Tuesday, May 26, whether to accept the town manager’s decision to hire Weymouth’s deputy police chief, Joseph Comperchio, as the new Cohasset police chief.

New rule on background checks to guard student athletes

High school referees and umpires across the region are preparing to undergo criminal background checks starting next month as a new statewide policy aimed at expanding protection of student athletes kicks into gear.

Globe South Commentary

Notes to Globe South from readers commenting on a range of stories.

Beverly Beckham

Pay attention, or you’ll miss the glory that is so not winter

From my office window, from which I could see nothing for months, the snow so high it covered every pane, I now watch my rhododendrons bloom. And I am awed. And grateful. And determined to keep paying attention all summer long.

Interactive Graphic

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/06/11/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/2013-03-21T021641Z_01_PXP452_RTRMDNP_3_BOXING-BRAIN.jpg High school concussions

See the number of concussions reported by area high schools with a sortable table.