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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: 430

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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2018

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

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on June 5, 2018 • views: 98

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: 130

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: 381

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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Nancy Viall Shoemaker named Cape Cod Woman of the Year
Shoemaker Named Woman of the Year

Nancy Viall Shoemaker named Cape Cod Woman of the Year

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on May 10, 2018 • views: 347

The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee, in partnership with the Barnstable County Commissioners, is proud to announce that the winner of the 17th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award is Nancy Viall Shoemaker of West Barnstable. Nancy Shoemaker has been nominated several times over the years. […]

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CapeFLYER Begins Memorial Weekend 2018
Cape Flyer Returns with New Fares

CapeFLYER Begins Memorial Weekend 2018

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on May 7, 2018 • views: 197

 HYANNIS, MA –May 7, 2018 –  Entering its sixth year of service, the CapeFLYER is excited to announce that trains will again be running from Boston to Cape Cod starting on Memorial Day weekend. Service will begin on Friday, May 25th and operate on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Labor Day. To better serve the CapeFLYER […]

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Radio Play “The Mooncussers Tale” to be performed Wednesday at Cotuit Center for the Arts
Mooncussers on Stage

Radio Play “The Mooncussers Tale” to be performed Wednesday at Cotuit Center for the Arts

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on May 7, 2018 • views: 310

Ship’s captains beware, land-based pirates lie in wait. The night is dark and the moon is in hiding, and the mooncussers are out lighting lanterns in lieu of lighthouses to lure ships to wreck along the shores of Cape Cod. The legendary land-based pirates of the 19th century known as mooncussers were responsible for many a […]

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RTA Encouraging Young Riders

The Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority Kicks off Youth Initiative

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on May 3, 2018 • views: 120

  Hyannis, MA – April 30, 2018 – The Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority has successfully engaged in an ongoing effort to educate senior citizens and enhance services in collaboration with Councils on Aging across the Cape. To supplement this endeavor, the Cape Cod RTA has created a Youth Initiative with a mission to educate […]

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Barnstable County Cooperative Extension awarded $985,000 over a 4-year period in collaboration with WHOI Sea Grant
Sea Grant to Support County Aquaculture Initiatives

Barnstable County Cooperative Extension awarded $985,000 over a 4-year period in collaboration with WHOI Sea Grant

Filed in Environment, NEWS HEADLINES by on May 3, 2018 • views: 125

BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – The Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension has been named a subrecipient for a multi-year federal award from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to the Woods Hole Sea Grant Program based at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI). NOAA funds 33 Sea Grant programs nationally, providing a variety of funding opportunities […]

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Cumberland Farms Honors Fallen Officer with One-Day Fundraiser
Cups for Sean

Cumberland Farms Honors Fallen Officer with One-Day Fundraiser

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on May 3, 2018 • views: 188

Local retailer Cumberland Farms is holding a one-day fundraiser to benefit the Sean Gannon Memorial Fund. On Friday, May 4th, all Cape and Islands Cumberland Farms will donate 20 cents for every hot and iced coffee and Chill Zone beverage purchased to the Officer Sean Gannon Memorial Fund via the Yarmouth Police Foundation. Cumberland Farms […]

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Goodbye Interns – Summer 2018 views: 149

  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: 190

  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 […]

TARGET CONFIRMS OPENING AT CAPE COD MALL 2019 views: 103

Cape Cod vacationers and residents alike have a variety of local shops and stores at their disposal to fulfill their seasonal needs, such as multiple beach item shops, grocery stores, coffee shops and of course the shopping mall. But wouldn’t it be better if all of these trips could be condensed into one? Target, one […]

Yarmouth Police Continue Fatal Crash Investigation views: 66

On Tuesday July 10, 2018 at approximately 4:12PM, the Yarmouth Police and Fire Departments responded to a 911 report of a crash involving a motor vehicle and a motorcycle in the area of Buck Island Road and Townbrook Road in West Yarmouth. Yarmouth Police Officers arrived on scene and immediately secured the area and diverted the […]