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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: 263

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: 221

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: 203

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: 228

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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Senator Julian Cyr Secures $53 Million for Important Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard Infrastructure Projects
Infrastructure Improvements

Senator Julian Cyr Secures $53 Million for Important Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard Infrastructure Projects

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 234

Capital Project Requests Focused on Geographic Equity and Balancing District Needs State Senator Julian Cyr secured $53 million in funding for Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard’s important regional infrastructure projects on Thursday in the Senate Capital Bond Bill. Cyr presented capital funding proposals including $6.5 million to construct a new building for the Barnstable Regional […]

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Cape Cod Talks Addiction

Podcast: Cape Cod Talks Addiction

Filed in Addiction, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 12, 2018 0 Comments • views: 308

Cape Media News Director Sarah Colvin recently had a chance to sit down with Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe and Barnstable County Sheriff Jim Cummings for a frank discussion about the Cape’s addiction problems. Listen:

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Coast Guard Searches for Possible Mariner in Distress
Possible Mariner in Distress

Coast Guard Searches for Possible Mariner in Distress

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES by on February 8, 2018 0 Comments • views: 189

The Coast Guard and the Buzzards Bay Task Force are searching for a possible mariner in distress Wednesday night after Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England watchstanders heard a mayday call over the radio. Click here to hear audio of the distress call At around 8:31 p.m a mumbled male voice issued the mayday call. Watchstanders responded to the […]

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Massachusetts Offering Free Salary Negotiation Workshops to Local Women
Free Salary Negotiation Workshops Available

Massachusetts Offering Free Salary Negotiation Workshops to Local Women

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES by on February 6, 2018 0 Comments • views: 197

The Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women is part of a state-wide initiative to empower women through free salary negotiation workshops. The Just Ask! Workshops aim to provide the tools for women to mitigate the negative impacts of the gender wage gap and act on their own behalf to ensure fair pay. This program […]

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UPDATE: Yarmouth Wellness Studio Closed
Zen Wellness Studio CLOSED

UPDATE: Yarmouth Wellness Studio Closed

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on February 2, 2018 0 Comments • views: 350

Under normal circumstances, Zen wellness centers provide yoga therapy, Thai massage, Reiki, yoga, and meditation classes. The recently opened Zen Wellness studio located at 1247 Route 28 at the corner of Pond Street in South Yarmouth, however,  is under investigation by local and state officials for operating without an occupancy permit and repeated reports of […]

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Nominations Open for Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year
Mercy Otis Warren Award Nominations Open

Nominations Open for Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year

Filed in Community, NEWS HEADLINES, Uncategorized by on February 2, 2018 0 Comments • views: 281

The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee is seeking nominations for the Cape Cod woman who has made significant contributions in the arts, business, education, community involvement and/or volunteerism.  Nomination forms can be obtained now on line at the Barnstable County website and within the next few weeks at Cape Cod […]

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TARGET CONFIRMS OPENING AT CAPE COD MALL 2019 views: 43

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: 31

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 […]

CAPE COD COMMUNITY COLLEGE RECEIVES $25 MILLION IN STATE BOND FUNDS TOWARD NEW SCIENCE/ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY CENTER views: 455

For years the Science Building and Lecture Hall Complex at Cape Cod Community College has been on the State’s list for significant renovation or replacement. A 2015 Study found that simply renovating the academic hall would not appropriately accommodate student needs, but a lack of available funds for a brand new building stunted the project […]

Staff Spotlight: Susan Johnson views: 100

Meet Susan Johnson, our Program Coordinator! Susan started working at the Media Center through the Bridge Back to Work program. After her first year, she was hired as the full-time Access Coordinator. Job Duties Susan puts the programming on the air, and maintains the community bulletin board for the channel — but that’s not all! […]