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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: 251

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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WE CAN Announces New Executive Director
WE CAN Announces New Executive Director

WE CAN Announces New Executive Director

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on March 5, 2018 0 Comments • views: 229

Harwich Port, MA, March 6, 2018 – WE CAN, the organization dedicated to empowering Cape Cod women to achieve lasting positive change for themselves and their families, announced that Dianne Gauthier is WE CAN’s new Executive Director. She succeeds Andi Genser, who will retire later this year. A native of Cape Cod and longtime resident, […]

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The Cape Media News GUIDE to the Academy Awards
Cape Media News GUIDE to the Academy Awards

The Cape Media News GUIDE to the Academy Awards

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 28, 2018 0 Comments • views: 321

The Cape Media News GUIDE to the Academy Awards by David Baker Well, ladies and gentlemen and others, welcome to the Cape Media News guide to the Oscars. Normally, this is a dazzling awards show that rewards those who have the sensibilities of a book club at a suburban Florida rest home (*cough*, Driving Miss […]

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Cape Cod Real Estate Volume, Value on the Rise
Real Estate Report

Cape Cod Real Estate Volume, Value on the Rise

Filed in Housing, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 26, 2018 0 Comments • views: 199

Real estate sales are up on Cape Cod, both in volume and in value. Barnstable County Register of Deeds Jack Meade reports that the volume of real estate sales in January 2018 was up 3.3% from January 2017 and the total value of sales was up 13.1% from the previous year. The Cape and Islands […]

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Cape Tech Evacuated: Police Say No Credible Threat
Cape Tech Evacuated

Cape Tech Evacuated: Police Say No Credible Threat

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Schools by on February 26, 2018 0 Comments • views: 181

Cape Cod Regional Technical High School was evacuated this morning following a threat made on one of the school’s buses. The Harwich Police Department was called at 6:45 this morning. A bus company official told police that there as talk on one of the buses of an imminent threat at Cape Cod Regional Technical High […]

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Over The Bridge: Plymouth Fundraiser to Feature Rock and Roll Memorabilia
Plymouth Rocks Gala Fundraiser

Over The Bridge: Plymouth Fundraiser to Feature Rock and Roll Memorabilia

Filed in Arts, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 14, 2018 0 Comments • views: 290

PLYMOUTH, MA – New local non-profit Plymouth Rocks, Inc. will be hosting its first fundraiser Friday, April 6 at 7:30 pm at the Memorial Hall Blue Room in Plymouth. The event will feature a pop-up museum showcasing the David Bieber Archives, one of the largest collections of rock-and-roll and film memorabilia in New England. Attendees […]

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One Billion Rising comes to Cape Cod

One Billion Rising Comes to the Cape

Filed in Community Impact, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 248

The anti-violence movement One Billion Rising has an event planned this Valentine’s Day at the Yarmouth Senior Center. The event, which is to be held from 2-5:30, is meant to bring awareness to the ongoing crisis targeting disempowered women, specifically in light of the #MeToo scandals. Though the One Billion Risingmovement started back in 2012 […]

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Coast Guard Concludes Safety Workshop
Coast Guard Concludes Safety Workshop

Coast Guard Concludes Safety Workshop

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES, Uncategorized by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 204

Last week in Wareham, the United States Coast Guard conducted its two-day Buzzards Bay Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment Workshop. Participants convened at the Towneplace Suites Marriott for a structured workshop with facilitated sessions aimed to ensure the environmental protection and safe navigation of the Buzzards Bay waterway system. This is all be in preparation […]

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Yarmouth Police Recognize the Retirement of Patrol Officer Albert C. Roth III
Yarmouth Police Recognize Retirement

Yarmouth Police Recognize the Retirement of Patrol Officer Albert C. Roth III

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 187

Last Friday, a special ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Police Department’s evening roll call to recognize the retirement of Patrol Officer Albert C. Roth III. Roth, who had served in Mid-Cape law enforcement for over three decades, has served the community in various capacities. These include, but are not limited to: Bike Patrol Motorcycle […]

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Congressman William Keating Reintroduces Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act
Keating Reintroduces Nuclear Decommissioning Act

Congressman William Keating Reintroduces Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 214

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Congressman Bill Keating reintroduced the Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act of 2018, which requires a nuclear plant operator to consult with state and local communities when drafting plans to govern the shutdown of a reactor and eventual transfer of a plant’s federal license. Congressman Keating reintroduced this legislation with Rep. Peter […]

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ROWER IN DISTRESS RESCUED 530 MILES OFF CAPE COD views: 31

This past Friday, June 15th, the alarm for help was sounded by a man aboard an ocean rowboat 530 miles off the coast of Cape Cod. The rower in distress, Niall Macdonald, activated his emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) around 12:30 a.m., alerting Coast Guard radio watchstanders to the dire situation. Macdonald reportedly faced […]

Yarmouth Police Officers Assaulted, Man Arrested views: 40

Police departments across the nation all share one top priority: to protect and serve their community. Being in this line of work can be very gratifying, but officers must constantly be on their toes as dangerous situations can develop suddenly and be almost impossible to predict at times. Yarmouth PD is no exception, and knows […]

KICKOFF OF HYARTS ARTIST SHANTIES & WEEKLY SUMMER FESTIVITIES views: 41

Endless opportunities lie ahead to delve into all things art and culture with the 2018 summer kickoff of the Hyannis HyArts Cultural District festivities. Cape Cod residents have been gearing up for the plethora of exciting events that the Town of Barnstable has commissioned to take place throughout the summer and into the fall season, […]

Fratantonio Sentenced to Life views: 33

District Attorney Michael O’Keefe announced that a Barnstable Superior Court Jury found Christopher Fratantonio (DOB: 11/28/1980), of Cotuit, guilty of the charge of Murder in the First Degree in connection with the murder of his wife, Mary Fratantonio. The jury deliberated for approximately two hours after a five day trial before returning their verdict. The […]