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Over The Bridge: Plymouth Fundraiser to Feature Rock and Roll Memorabilia
Plymouth Rocks Gala Fundraiser

Over The Bridge: Plymouth Fundraiser to Feature Rock and Roll Memorabilia

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 14, 2018 0 Comments • views: 35

PLYMOUTH, MA – New local non-profit Plymouth Rocks, Inc. will be hosting its first fundraiser Friday, April 6 at 7:30 pm at the Memorial Hall Blue Room in Plymouth. The event will feature a pop-up museum showcasing the David Bieber Archives, one of the largest collections of rock-and-roll and film memorabilia in New England. Attendees […]

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One Billion Rising comes to Cape Cod

One Billion Rising Comes to the Cape

Filed in Community Impact, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 50

The anti-violence movement One Billion Rising has an event planned this Valentine’s Day at the Yarmouth Senior Center. The event, which is to be held from 2-5:30, is meant to bring awareness to the ongoing crisis targeting disempowered women, specifically in light of the #MeToo scandals. Though the One Billion Risingmovement started back in 2012 […]

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Coast Guard Concludes Safety Workshop
Coast Guard Concludes Safety Workshop

Coast Guard Concludes Safety Workshop

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES, Uncategorized by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 42

Last week in Wareham, the United States Coast Guard conducted its two-day Buzzards Bay Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment Workshop. Participants convened at the Towneplace Suites Marriott for a structured workshop with facilitated sessions aimed to ensure the environmental protection and safe navigation of the Buzzards Bay waterway system. This is all be in preparation […]

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Yarmouth Police Recognize the Retirement of Patrol Officer Albert C. Roth III
Yarmouth Police Recognize Retirement

Yarmouth Police Recognize the Retirement of Patrol Officer Albert C. Roth III

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 38

Last Friday, a special ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Police Department’s evening roll call to recognize the retirement of Patrol Officer Albert C. Roth III. Roth, who had served in Mid-Cape law enforcement for over three decades, has served the community in various capacities. These include, but are not limited to: Bike Patrol Motorcycle […]

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Congressman William Keating Reintroduces Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act
Keating Reintroduces Nuclear Decommissioning Act

Congressman William Keating Reintroduces Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 43

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Congressman Bill Keating reintroduced the Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act of 2018, which requires a nuclear plant operator to consult with state and local communities when drafting plans to govern the shutdown of a reactor and eventual transfer of a plant’s federal license. Congressman Keating reintroduced this legislation with Rep. Peter […]

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Senator Julian Cyr Secures $53 Million for Important Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard Infrastructure Projects
Infrastructure Improvements

Senator Julian Cyr Secures $53 Million for Important Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard Infrastructure Projects

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 45

Capital Project Requests Focused on Geographic Equity and Balancing District Needs State Senator Julian Cyr secured $53 million in funding for Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard’s important regional infrastructure projects on Thursday in the Senate Capital Bond Bill. Cyr presented capital funding proposals including $6.5 million to construct a new building for the Barnstable Regional […]

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Cape Cod Talks Addiction

Podcast: Cape Cod Talks Addiction

Filed in Addiction, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 50

Cape Media News Director Sarah Colvin recently had a chance to sit down with Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe and Barnstable County Sheriff Jim Cummings for a frank discussion about the Cape’s addiction problems. Listen:

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Coast Guard Searches for Possible Mariner in Distress
Possible Mariner in Distress

Coast Guard Searches for Possible Mariner in Distress

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES by on February 8, 2018 0 Comments • views: 50

The Coast Guard and the Buzzards Bay Task Force are searching for a possible mariner in distress Wednesday night after Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England watchstanders heard a mayday call over the radio. Click here to hear audio of the distress call At around 8:31 p.m a mumbled male voice issued the mayday call. Watchstanders responded to the […]

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Massachusetts Offering Free Salary Negotiation Workshops to Local Women
Free Salary Negotiation Workshops Available

Massachusetts Offering Free Salary Negotiation Workshops to Local Women

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 6, 2018 0 Comments • views: 51

The Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women is part of a state-wide initiative to empower women through free salary negotiation workshops. The Just Ask! Workshops aim to provide the tools for women to mitigate the negative impacts of the gender wage gap and act on their own behalf to ensure fair pay. This program […]

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Nominations Open for Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year
Mercy Otis Warren Award Nominations Open

Nominations Open for Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES, Uncategorized by on February 2, 2018 0 Comments • views: 59

The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee is seeking nominations for the Cape Cod woman who has made significant contributions in the arts, business, education, community involvement and/or volunteerism.  Nomination forms can be obtained now on line at the Barnstable County website and within the next few weeks at Cape Cod […]

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UPDATE: Yarmouth Wellness Studio Closed views: 128

Under normal circumstances, Zen wellness centers provide yoga therapy, Thai massage, Reiki, yoga, and meditation classes. The recently opened Zen Wellness studio located at 1247 Route 28 at the corner of Pond Street in South Yarmouth, however,  is under investigation by local and state officials for operating without an occupancy permit and repeated reports of […]

Share Your Thoughts on Recreational Pot: Cannabis Control Commission in Hyannis Tuesday views: 57

The Cannabis Control Commission will be traveling around the state of Massachusetts on their LAST public listening tour before they finalize regulations for the Adult-Use cannabis industry. Topics of interest include licensing; operational requirements for cultivation, product manufacturing, retail sales and social consumption; delivery; compliance; enforcement; and administrative appeals. Public feedback is necessary in order […]

YMCA Seeks Input in Community Needs Assessment Survey views: 142

If you live in Brewster, Chatham, Dennis, Harwich, Orleans, or Yarmouth, the YMCA wants to hear from you! Through February 16, 2018, the YMCA Cape Cod, a cause-driven organization, is hosting an Online Community Needs Assessment Survey to seek input from community members. Based on the survey findings, the Y will design and deliver new programs […]

Yarmouth Police Sponsor Active Shooter Training views: 284

Since January, there have been 11 incidents of gun violence on school property in the United States, more than half of which resulted in loss of life. In response, Cape Cod residents are invited to attend an Active Shooter/ Hostile Events (ASHE) training session next month that will give them the tools they need to […]