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Environment: Students Offer Design Solutions for Marstons Mills River Corridor
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Environment: Students Offer Design Solutions for Marstons Mills River Corridor

Filed in Environment, NEWS HEADLINES by on October 16, 2017 0 Comments • views: 280

Plants have a lot to contend with here on Cape Cod – acidic soil, salty air, and they must be tolerant of occasional drought. But, landscaping with native plants can translate into less work for you. Once established, native plants don’t need as much fertilizer, water, or pesticides to thrive. And because of this, they […]

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Chatham Crash Causes Lengthy Road Closure
Chatham Crash

Chatham Crash Causes Lengthy Road Closure

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on October 16, 2017 0 Comments • views: 269

CHATHAM, MA — Shore Road between Old Harbor Road and Barcliff Avenue in Chatham was closed for approximately four hours early this morning following a three-car crash. At 1:09 AM Chatham Police and Fire personnel responded to the scene on Shore Road near Courtney Road. Police say a Dodge Ram pickup truck crossed the center […]

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Local Sheriffs Send Relief Supplies to Florida
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Local Sheriffs Send Relief Supplies to Florida

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on October 13, 2017 0 Comments • views: 262

  Two tractor trailer trucks filled with relief supplies for Floridians affected by Hurricane Irma have reached their destination. This relief effort was coordinated by Barnstable County Sheriff James Cummings and other Massachusetts sheriffs at the request of the Florida Sheriff’s association. The trucks left Cape Cod over the weekend. Eight Cape Cod police departments […]

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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes presented by the Tilden Arts Center
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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes presented by the Tilden Arts Center

Filed in Entertainment, NEWS HEADLINES, Schools by on October 12, 2017 0 Comments • views: 450

WEST BARNSTABLE, MA (October 11, 2017) — Advanced ticket sales and reservations are now available for the New England premiere of the cult hit, “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind (30 Plays in 60 Minutes)” by Greg Allan, opening in the Tilden Arts Center Studio Theatre at Cape Cod Community College on Thursday, October 26th, 2017. […]

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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: 289

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: 285

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: 318

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: 325

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: 527

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: 571

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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Further Details Released Related to Sergeant Gannon Killing views: 291

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 […]

Nancy Viall Shoemaker named Cape Cod Woman of the Year views: 164

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. […]

CapeFLYER Begins Memorial Weekend 2018 views: 64

 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 […]

Radio Play “The Mooncussers Tale” to be performed Wednesday at Cotuit Center for the Arts views: 183

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 […]