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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: 323

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: 274

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: 247

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: 292

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: 309

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: 381

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: 236

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: 252

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: 432

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: 367

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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Community Media Day 2018 views: 57

“Community Media Day is an annual celebration of voices that bring awareness to the importance of free speech and accessible media for all individuals to have their voices heard.” (communitymediaday.org)   It’s the second annual Community Media Day, and we’re going all out! Come celebrate at our Open House on Monday, October 22nd from 2 to […]

Legacy Film School – Info Session and Program views: 346

The Cape Cod Community Media Center has partnered with the Dennis Council on Aging to introduce an exciting new program for seniors in the mid-Cape area. The Legacy Film School, set to begin September 25th, will allow seniors to learn the art of filmmaking so they can produce their very own short films telling a […]

Goodbye Interns – Summer 2018 views: 365

  Just as the start of summer brings a fresh crop of college interns to the Media Center, the end of summer brings tearful goodbyes. This season, we were incredibly lucky to host a talented, all-female team of rockstar interns: Miranda Trieble, a rising junior studying Communication at Curry College; Milostina Krusteva, a rising senior […]

How to Make an Awesome Video on Your Smartphone views: 326

  If you’re new to filmmaking, or have a limited timeframe or budget, you can still create a high-quality video with only a smartphone. Follow these tips to create a truly spectacular smartphone video:   Pre-production Prepare a great script or interview questions Any good video has to send a compelling message. Read your script […]