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Armed Robber Captured by Yarmouth and New Bedford Police
Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

Armed Robber Captured by Yarmouth and New Bedford Police

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on January 15, 2018 0 Comments • views: 10

Just after 7:00 Friday night, Yarmouth Police were called to 71 Lower Brook Road on reports of a robbery involving a firearm. The caller told police that the suspects fled in a dark-colored car. Upon arrival, police officers found a person at the home had been robbed of his cell phone, the suspects were identified […]

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Experience Sensory Overload at Cotuit Center for the Arts
Sensory Overload in Cotuit

Experience Sensory Overload at Cotuit Center for the Arts

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on January 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 26

What does the phrase “sensory overload” mean to you? Last fall, the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod (AFCC) posed that question to the region’s top artists. Of the 65 submissions the AFCC received, 39 pieces created by 35 artists were chosen for its annual Winter Art Exhibit, which opened last Saturday at the Cotuit Center […]

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State Senate Task Force to discuss Local Economy
Local Economy Discussion

State Senate Task Force to discuss Local Economy

Filed in Economic Development, NEWS HEADLINES by on January 11, 2018 0 Comments • views: 22

State Senators Julian Cyr and Vinny DeMacedo will be hosting a meeting of the Massachusetts State Senate Task Force on Strengthening Local Retail this month in Hyannis. The Task Force on Strengthening Local Retail was formed last year to identify ways to help local retailers become more competitive. The Task Force will address a number of […]

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Changes at the Cape Cod Commission

Cape Cod Commission Executive Director Stepping Down?

Filed in Economic Development, Municipal Issues, NEWS HEADLINES by on January 5, 2018 0 Comments • views: 102

The Patriot Ledger is reporting that the SouthField Redevelopment Authority board voted Wednesday to approve an employment agreement for Paul Niedzwiecki, current Executive Director of the Cape Cod Commission. Niedzwiecki’s new position is Executive Director of the Redevelopment Authority and will oversee redevelopment at the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station. The Ledger reports that […]

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Winter Storm Approaching: Are You Ready?
Winter Storm Approaching

Winter Storm Approaching: Are You Ready?

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Storms by on January 3, 2018 0 Comments • views: 36

The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for Eastern Plymouth, Barnstable and Dukes Counties. Cape Cod is bracing for some wild winter weather.  The NWS is predicting a 100% chance of precipitation Thursday. According to the National Weather Service, here’s what we can expect: Overnight: Snow will begin overnight and continue to fall until around […]

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Sheriff James Cummings: A Look Back at a Busy Year
Sheriff Cummings' Monthly Column

Sheriff James Cummings: A Look Back at a Busy Year

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 28, 2017 0 Comments • views: 33

Problem-solving: A look back at a busy year by Sheriff James Cummings As 2017 goes into the books, a look back seems in order.  As always, much has happened both inside the jail and out.   The year started with a bang, made possible by scores of loyal supporters and tens of thousands of voters […]

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Man Saved from Drowning in Frozen Waters
Man Saved from Drowning

Man Saved from Drowning in Frozen Waters

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 28, 2017 0 Comments • views: 88

On Thursday December 28, 2017 at 8:44 AM, Yarmouth Police and Fire Department personnel were called to Skippy’s Pier 1 Marina on Neptune Lane in South Yarmouth. A man had fallen into the water and had been pulled out by another person. Rescuers arrived at the marina and found 34 year old Jeffery Viamari of […]

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Cape Organizations Receive Grants to Help Prevent Domestic Violence
Grant Awards

Cape Organizations Receive Grants to Help Prevent Domestic Violence

Filed in Health and Wellness, NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on December 22, 2017 0 Comments • views: 85

A recent grant award from Governor Charlie Baker’s office will benefit four Cape Cod agencies in their work to prevent domestic violence. $2.7 million is being awarded statewide to community-based organizations, police departments, and state agencies to develop and strengthen law enforcement response, prosecution strategies, and victim services in cases involving violent crimes against women. […]

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New Music from Schuler Grant

Local Musician Schuyler Grant to Release New Album

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES, Uncategorized by on December 22, 2017 0 Comments • views: 74

When Schuyler Grant was three years old, he asked for a guitar for Christmas. When Santa didn’t deliver, he began playing air guitar using anything he could find. And when his parents noticed it wasn’t just a passing phase, he got his wish. He hasn’t stopped playing since. Grant grew up in Southern California, spending […]

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Cape Housing Inventory at Record Lows
Local Housing Shortage

Cape Housing Inventory at Record Lows

Filed in Housing, NEWS HEADLINES by on December 21, 2017 0 Comments • views: 45

WEST YARMOUTH, MA—The available number of homes for sale in Barnstable County have fallen to a new historic low since Cape Cod & Islands Multiple Listing Service first started computerizing real estate data 20 years ago. At the end of November, there were 1,914 single-family homes and 429 condominiums on the market in Barnstable County […]

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ONE MISSION, ONE RELAY. views: 89

We’re excited to announce that we will be hosting the very first RELAY CAPE COD meet the teams night!   If you haven’t heard the big news, Cape Cod has come together this year for one big Relay, held right in our backyard at Dennis-Yarmouth High School. On January 31st, 2018 we are opening our doors […]

2017 Comes to a Close…Looking Ahead to 2018! views: 72

Dear Media Center Members & Friends, Happy New Year!  We’re looking forward to some exciting projects, events, new classes and workshops. We closed out 2017 strong with a busy season with over 1,500 visitors between hosting LoveLocal Fest, The HAC Telethon, and our first wine tasting for the West Dennis Library. If you’ve been keeping […]

Offline For a Year? See what Paul Miller Learned While ‘Unplugging’ views: 157

  WATCH: Paul Miller is an American Technology Journalist from Springfield, Missouri and senior editor for The Verge.  He decided to disconnect from the hyperconnected world in an attempt to ‘find himself’ and become more productive. He abandoned the internet and disconnected from all Social Media, returning to a life before the net, apps and […]

Improve Your Photography in 4 Easy Ways! views: 92

If your 2018 goal is to improve your skills behind the camera, you’ve got some work to do!   1.) Practice Makes Perfect. Use your gear everyday.  Remember that the best camera is the one in your hand! Bring your camera everywhere you go and shoot anything you can.  Review your footage and get feedback […]