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Overdose Rate on the Rise in Yarmouth
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Overdose Rate on the Rise in Yarmouth

Filed in CMN Episodes, Police by on October 12, 2017 0 Comments • views: 413

YARMOUTH, MA (October 12, 2017) — The opiate crisis continues to affect Cape Cod communities. Since the beginning of the year, Yarmouth rescuers have responded to 104 overdoses. 87 of those overdoses are believed to be due to heroin and/or fentanyl. Just this morning, the Yarmouth Police Department and Yarmouth Fire Department responded to an […]

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Cape Arts & Entertainment Names New President & CEO
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Cape Arts & Entertainment Names New President & CEO

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES by on October 12, 2017 0 Comments • views: 417

HYANNIS, MA (October 12, 2017)– A seasoned non-profit executive and passionate, professionally trained musician has been tapped to be President and CEO of Cape Arts & Entertainment, the parent organization of the Cape Symphony & Conservatory. Jonathan Kaledin, who is originally from the Boston area and summered for years on Cape Cod, will officially start on October […]

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Congressman Keating Testifies on Opioid Epidemic
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Congressman Keating Testifies on Opioid Epidemic

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics, Uncategorized by on October 12, 2017 0 Comments • views: 469

Congressman Testifies on Opioid Epidemic Congressman William Keating offers words before the House Energy and Commerce Committee Washington, DC (October 11, 2017) — Wednesday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee held a member hearing on the opioid epidemic. Congressman Keating, who represents the hardest hit areas of Massachusetts, was one of the members who testified. “Dating […]

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Solving the Affordable Housing Crisis
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Solving the Affordable Housing Crisis

Filed in Housing, NEWS HEADLINES by on October 6, 2017 0 Comments • views: 443

Solving The Affordable Housing Crisis Cape Housing Institute to provide leaders with important tools to help solve the region’s affordable housing crisis Housing Assistance Corporation (HAC) and Community Development Partnership (CDP) are partnering on an initiative to help Cape Cod towns solve the affordable housing crisis by giving municipal officials, residents, business leaders and community […]

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Cape Cod Coastal Restoration Projects Receive $10M in Federal Funds
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Cape Cod Coastal Restoration Projects Receive $10M in Federal Funds

Filed in Environment, NEWS HEADLINES by on October 4, 2017 0 Comments • views: 652

WEST YARMOUTH, MA (October 4, 2017) — Coastal restoration on Cape Cod is getting a big boost from the federal government. Today, the Cape Cod Conservation District announced that its application for federal funds to undertake priority coastal restoration projects on Cape Cod was approved by the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The $10 […]

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Cape Cod Regional Technical High School Planning Large-Scale Replacement Project

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Schools by on September 21, 2017 0 Comments • views: 782

Plans to construct a brand-new Cape Cod Regional Technical High School in Harwich are in the works. Before the project can move forward, voters in each town served by the district must vote to authorize funding for the project. The vote will be held in Barnstable, Brewster, Chatham, Dennis, Eastham, Harwich, Mashpee, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro, […]

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JOSE: Local Emergency Planners Keep Watch
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JOSE: Local Emergency Planners Keep Watch

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Storms by on September 21, 2017 0 Comments • views: 505

BARNSTABLE, MA (September 21, 2017) — A Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect for the Cape and Islands, as Jose appears to be in a holding pattern off the coast of Nantucket. The Cape and Islands began feeling the impact of Tropical Storm Jose mid-day Wednesday, with rain and wind continuing through the night. The […]

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TONIGHT: Share Your Thoughts on the Future of Barnstable’s Recreational Fields

Filed in Municipal Issues, NEWS HEADLINES by on September 21, 2017 0 Comments • views: 352

Barnstable Plans Improvements to Town-Owned Recreational Fields Public Informational Meeting to be held TONIGHT HYANNIS, MA (September 21, 2016) — Baseball, softball, soccer, tennis, lacrosse, even pickleball – you name a sport, and the Town of Barnstable has a field on which you can play. But some of the Town’s fields and courts have fallen into […]

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Hurricane Harvey: How Best to Help
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Hurricane Harvey: How Best to Help

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Storms by on August 30, 2017 0 Comments • views: 573

How can I help? That may be the first question on many of our minds while considering the devastation in Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Local organizations are sending manpower to Texas. The Cape, Islands and Southeast MA chapter of the American Red Cross has deployed 14 people from the entire chapter area, including […]

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Cape Media News GUIDE to the Solar Eclipse
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Cape Media News GUIDE to the Solar Eclipse

Filed in Environment, NEWS HEADLINES, Uncategorized by on August 18, 2017 0 Comments • views: 624

Solar Eclipse: Monday, August 21, 2017 Day will turn briefly to night on Monday afternoon as we experience the first total solar eclipse visible in the United States since 1979, and it won’t happen again until 2024!  A total eclipse of the sun occurs when the moon passes between the sun and the Earth. The […]

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Community Media Day 2018 views: 77

“Community Media Day is an annual celebration of voices that bring awareness to the importance of free speech and accessible media for all individuals to have their voices heard.” (communitymediaday.org)   It’s the second annual Community Media Day, and we’re going all out! Come celebrate at our Open House on Monday, October 22nd from 2 to […]

Legacy Film School – Info Session and Program views: 365

The Cape Cod Community Media Center has partnered with the Dennis Council on Aging to introduce an exciting new program for seniors in the mid-Cape area. The Legacy Film School, set to begin September 25th, will allow seniors to learn the art of filmmaking so they can produce their very own short films telling a […]

Goodbye Interns – Summer 2018 views: 377

  Just as the start of summer brings a fresh crop of college interns to the Media Center, the end of summer brings tearful goodbyes. This season, we were incredibly lucky to host a talented, all-female team of rockstar interns: Miranda Trieble, a rising junior studying Communication at Curry College; Milostina Krusteva, a rising senior […]

How to Make an Awesome Video on Your Smartphone views: 333

  If you’re new to filmmaking, or have a limited timeframe or budget, you can still create a high-quality video with only a smartphone. Follow these tips to create a truly spectacular smartphone video:   Pre-production Prepare a great script or interview questions Any good video has to send a compelling message. Read your script […]