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ROWER IN DISTRESS RESCUED 530 MILES OFF CAPE COD
Rower Rescued at Sea

ROWER IN DISTRESS RESCUED 530 MILES OFF CAPE COD

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on June 18, 2018 • views: 31

This past Friday, June 15th, the alarm for help was sounded by a man aboard an ocean rowboat 530 miles off the coast of Cape Cod. The rower in distress, Niall Macdonald, activated his emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) around 12:30 a.m., alerting Coast Guard radio watchstanders to the dire situation. Macdonald reportedly faced […]

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Yarmouth Police Officers Assaulted, Man Arrested
Man Arrested after Assaulting Police

Yarmouth Police Officers Assaulted, Man Arrested

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on June 14, 2018 • views: 41

Police departments across the nation all share one top priority: to protect and serve their community. Being in this line of work can be very gratifying, but officers must constantly be on their toes as dangerous situations can develop suddenly and be almost impossible to predict at times. Yarmouth PD is no exception, and knows […]

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KICKOFF OF HYARTS ARTIST SHANTIES & WEEKLY SUMMER FESTIVITIES
Enjoy Art and Music in Hyannis!

KICKOFF OF HYARTS ARTIST SHANTIES & WEEKLY SUMMER FESTIVITIES

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on June 13, 2018 • views: 44

Endless opportunities lie ahead to delve into all things art and culture with the 2018 summer kickoff of the Hyannis HyArts Cultural District festivities. Cape Cod residents have been gearing up for the plethora of exciting events that the Town of Barnstable has commissioned to take place throughout the summer and into the fall season, […]

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Fratantonio Sentenced to Life

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on June 13, 2018 • views: 33

District Attorney Michael O’Keefe announced that a Barnstable Superior Court Jury found Christopher Fratantonio (DOB: 11/28/1980), of Cotuit, guilty of the charge of Murder in the First Degree in connection with the murder of his wife, Mary Fratantonio. The jury deliberated for approximately two hours after a five day trial before returning their verdict. The […]

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YPD OFFICIALS REVEAL K9 STORM INTRUDER CAMERA SYSTEM
YPD Reveals New K9 Storm Intruder Camera System

YPD OFFICIALS REVEAL K9 STORM INTRUDER CAMERA SYSTEM

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on June 12, 2018 • views: 42

In the wake of the tragic murder of Sergeant Sean M. Gannon and the shooting of his police canine partner K9 Nero, the Yarmouth Police Department is taking big strides in order to prevent future incidents like this. With a tremendous outpour of support and donations from the Cape Cod community, the YPD and the […]

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Town of Barnstable To Host Terrapin Release
Terrapin Release Set for June 25

Town of Barnstable To Host Terrapin Release

Filed in Community, Environment, NEWS HEADLINES by on June 12, 2018 • views: 37

Cape Cod is home to an extensive amount of incredible wildlife, but one of the most mesmerizing creatures in the mix is the Diamondback Terrapin.  This species of turtle is unique in the fact that it is the only one of its kind that inhabits coastal marshes with brackish water; a mix of fresh and […]

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Cape Media News GUIDE to Local Farmers’ Markets
Cape Media News GUIDE to Farmers Markets

Cape Media News GUIDE to Local Farmers’ Markets

Filed in Community, Economic Development, NEWS HEADLINES, Summer Happenings by on June 8, 2018 • views: 359

Summer is just around the corner and as things start to heat up along the Cape, an endless variety of fresh produce makes it’s season debut at our local farmers’ markets! From baked goods and savory sweets to fresh vegetables and flavorful fruits, these vendors supply only the best for local residents, and encourage visitors […]

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4th Annual Tour de Barnstable: A Grand Barnstable Cycling Tour

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on June 5, 2018 • views: 61

4th Annual Tour de Barnstable: A Grand Barnstable Cycling Tour: Sunday, June 10th at Aselton Park in Hyannis Hyannis, MA – Pedal for good at the Tour de Barnstable on Sunday, June 10th. This cycling event is a partnership of the Barnstable Land Trust, Calmer Choice, and Sea Sports Cyclery & Outdoor. The scenic 38-mile course […]

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Adam Burnett Becomes New Executive Director for CHAMP Homes
CHAMP Homes Names New Executive Director

Adam Burnett Becomes New Executive Director for CHAMP Homes

Filed in Community, Housing, NEWS HEADLINES by on May 29, 2018 • views: 79

Hyannis, April 30, 2018 –  The CHAMP Homes board of directors is pleased to announce that Adam Burnett was appointed as its new Executive Director.  Adam Burnett joined CHAMP Homes mid 2017 to oversee the finances. This role quickly expanded to focus more on the operations of the organization.   He says: ”I’m very excited […]

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Further Details Released Related to Sergeant Gannon Killing
Details in Killing Released

Further Details Released Related to Sergeant Gannon Killing

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on May 10, 2018 • views: 345

The Cape and Islands District Attorney’s office has released additional information pertaining to the Commonwealth v. Latanowich. The following is a release from the District Attorney’s office: Cape & Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe announced today that on April 12, 2017 Sgt. Sean Gannon and his K-9 were requested to respond to 109 Blueberry Lane […]

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Cape Cod Baseball’s Opening for the Summer views: 55

It’s summertime, and that means the Cape Cod Baseball League is back in action! A Cape tradition since its founding in 1885, the league is returning after a respectable 2017 season. Since Opening Night is tomorrow, here are the games, when the first pitch will be, as well as the venue. Brewster at Cotuit: The Whitecaps […]

Melody Tent Back For The Summer views: 34

The Cape Cod Melody Tent is reopening for the summer, with several high-profile acts scheduled for this season. It will all start this Sunday with the headliner being country singer/songwriter Chris Janson, along with Ashley McBride as the opening act. The opening comedy act will be the puppeteer Darci Lynne on the 16th, with the […]

Meet the 2018 Interns! views: 171

It’s almost summertime, and you know what that means…summer interns! This year’s crop is sure to be one of the best yet. Meet Miranda, Milostina, and Taylor.   My name is Miranda Trieble and am currently studying Communication at Curry College. I have been looking forward to my internship at Cape Cod Community Media Center […]

Youth Summer Workshops 2018 – Registration is now open! views: 12

Click here to REGISTER for any of these summer workshops! Video Camp Grades 6 – 10                           July 23 – July 25                          10 am – 3 pm Produce an original program! Students […]