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Senate Passes Bill Regulating Short-term Rentals
Senate Passes Short-Term Rental Legislation

Senate Passes Bill Regulating Short-term Rentals

Filed in Environment, Housing, NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on April 5, 2018 • views: 103

Within the Short-Term Rental Legislation, Senator Cyr Establishes the Cape Cod and Islands Water Protection Fund to Address Critical Wastewater Projects (Boston, Mass.) – Yesterday, the Senate passed S. 2381, An Act regulating and insuring short-term rentals. The bill expands the scope of the state’s room occupancy excise tax and local option excise tax to […]

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Ladies and Gentlemen, The Pops by the Sea Guest Conductor!
The Pops by the Sea Guest Conductor!

Ladies and Gentlemen, The Pops by the Sea Guest Conductor!

Filed in Arts, Community by on March 28, 2018 • views: 148

Pops by the Sea is coming this August, and they’ve now found their guest conductor. This time around, it’s Dermot Mulroney, the veteran character actor with over 100 film and TV roles to his name. And those who are wondering, he appeared in several 90s romcoms and has a recurring role on New Girl. Have no fear, […]

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RMV Closed This Weekend

Registry of Motor Vehicles CLOSED Tonight Through Monday

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on March 22, 2018 • views: 155

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles will be closed from Thursday March 22 at 7:00 PM to Monday March 26 at 8:00 AM. Non-pubic safety services are unavailable and the RMV will not process transactions. The closure is due to a technology upgrade. The following will be affected by this shutdown: All RMV Service Centers […]

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March for our Lives Hyannis: Saturday March 24
March for our Lives Hyannis

March for our Lives Hyannis: Saturday March 24

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on March 21, 2018 • views: 577

On Saturday, March 24th 2018 from 11:00am – 3:00pm at the Hyannis Village Green, 367 Main St, Hyannis,  the newly established Cape Cod Student Board, along with students from across Cape Cod and the Islands, will hold a satellite event to support the national March For Our Lives. Led and established entirely by students, this […]

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Dennis Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges
Dennis Man Faces Drug Charges

Dennis Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on March 19, 2018 • views: 531

A Dennis man is facing multiple drug charges including possession with intent to distribute cocaine. On Monday, March 12, 2018 at 1:00 in the afternoon Yarmouth and Dennis police executed a search warrant at 377 Sesuit Neck Road in East Dennis.  The search warrant was obtained based on probable cause developed during an investigation into […]

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Pictures from the Lobster Pot Hockey Tournament
Lobster Pot Tournament

Pictures from the Lobster Pot Hockey Tournament

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on March 19, 2018 • views: 167

If the influx of lobster-banner bearing cars didn’t tip you off, the Lobster Pot Tournament took place on Cape Cod this weekend. Several venues throughout the Cape hosted the annual tournament, including the Hyannis Youth and Community Center and the Tony Kent Arena. It’s the largest youth competition of its kind in the area. Cape […]

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55 Days of Sagamore Bridge Work Scheduled to Begin This Month
Sagamore Bridge Work

55 Days of Sagamore Bridge Work Scheduled to Begin This Month

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on March 19, 2018 • views: 1949

A major project is about to begin on the Sagamore Bridge that could have serious impacts on morning and afternoon commuter travel. Later this month, the Army Corps of Engineers will embark on a 55 day project to replace damaged roadway joints on the bridge. Travel over the bridge will be reduced to one lane […]

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Coast Guard monitors progress of repairs for MV Martha’s Vineyard
Vessel Trouble

Coast Guard monitors progress of repairs for MV Martha’s Vineyard

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on March 19, 2018 • views: 147

BOSTON — The Coast Guard is continuing to work with the Steamship Authority Sunday to determine why a ferry lost power Saturday night while en route Woods Hole from Martha’s Vineyard. Passengers were stranded aboard the vessel for nearly five hours Saturday night as crew attempted to get the engines started. After the captain of the Motor Vessel Martha’s Vineyard […]

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Pictures from the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Yarmouth Irish Festival
Pictures from the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Yarmouth Irish Festival

Pictures from the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Yarmouth Irish Festival

Filed in Community, Entertainment by on March 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 180

Last Saturday, the town of Yarmouth hosted Cape Cod’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, with NECN weatherman and Dennis native Tim Kelly as the Grand Marshal. Shortly afterward, the Yarmouth Irish Festival was held, at a location right across from Captain Parker’s on Route 28. Here are the highlights from both events, with the photos […]

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The 90th Academy Awards: Who Won and Why?
The 90th Academy Awards: Who Won and Why?

The 90th Academy Awards: Who Won and Why?

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on March 5, 2018 0 Comments • views: 204

So the Oscars came and went, and for the most part, it went smoother than last year. Sure, nobody was expecting another major mishap at the 11th hour, but there was something more relaxed and positive about the whole four hours. Partly because this time around, it acted more like a roast of the old […]

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Further Details Released Related to Sergeant Gannon Killing views: 289

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: 159

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: 61

 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: 179

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 […]