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Massachusetts State Senate Takes Major Step Toward Single-Payer Health Care
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Massachusetts State Senate Takes Major Step Toward Single-Payer Health Care

Filed in Health and Wellness, NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on November 15, 2017 0 Comments • views: 364

Massachusetts State Senate Takes Major Step Toward Single-Payer Health Care Cyr leads Legislature in adopting comprehensive cost analysis of single payer system (Boston, MA) – On November 9, the Massachusetts State Senate voted to bring the Commonwealth one step closer to more affordable, accessible, and high quality health care. The Senate adopted an amendment sponsored […]

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Representative Tim Whelan on the Opiate Crisis

Filed in Community Impact, NEWS HEADLINES, Police, politics by on November 9, 2017 0 Comments • views: 431

Cape Media News continues to pay attention to the ongoing opiate crisis. Synthetic opioids like fentanyl, carfentanil, and the new “pink death” pose huge threats to the health and safety of our community. State Representative Tim Whelan (R), 1st Barnstable District sits down with Cape Media News host Sarah Colvin to discuss concerns surrounding synthetic […]

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Congressman Keating Continues to Combat the Opioid Epidemic
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Congressman Keating Continues to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on October 20, 2017 0 Comments • views: 378

Washington, DC – Congressman Bill Keating introduced H.R. 4080, the Effective Opioid Enforcement Act of 2017, a plan to repeal the 2016 law that compromised the ability of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to swiftly act to combat unsafe opioid distribution. Congressman Keating is also a co-leader of a bipartisan group of six members who […]

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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: 565

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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Peace Gathering Planned in Hyannis
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Peace Gathering Planned in Hyannis

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police, politics by on August 17, 2017 0 Comments • views: 667

HYANNIS, MA (August 17, 2017) – In the wake of a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville Virginia and the recent anti-semitic vandalism that has occurred in two Cape Cod communities, the local faith community is preparing to gather together in peace and solidarity, with the goal of bringing unity to our community. The nation […]

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Keating Provision to Establish Veterans Opioid Abuse Toolkit Included in DOD Appropriations Bill
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Keating Provision to Establish Veterans Opioid Abuse Toolkit Included in DOD Appropriations Bill

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on July 31, 2017 0 Comments • views: 338

WASHINGTON, DC (July 28, 2017) — Yesterday, the US House voted in favor of H.R. 3219, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act. Included in that legislation was a provision authored by Congressman Bill Keating that would direct the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish an opioid abuse toolkit for community providers who treat our nation’s […]

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Large Crowd Attends Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s Town Hall at Cape Cod Community College
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Large Crowd Attends Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s Town Hall at Cape Cod Community College

Filed in Municipal Issues, NEWS HEADLINES, politics by on July 17, 2017 0 Comments • views: 707

They filled the Tilden Arts Center main theater, the downstairs Studio Theater, and the Grossman cafeteria – in all more than 1,300 people came to Cape Cod Community College Sunday afternoon to hear U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren speak.   Doors opened at 2:30, and by 2:45 the Tilden main theater was full and a line […]

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Thorne Stars Comedy Night – December 2018 views: 3

Come join us at the Media Center on Saturday, December 15th, for a fun-filled night of music and comedy. Featuring 6 gifted comedians backed up by Thee Midnight Society! Voted the ‘Cape’s Most Dangerous Band’ in 2014, it’s sure to be a night to remember. Featured comedians: Nichole Auclair, Sarah Martin, Dale Cover, AJ Hapenny, […]

HAC Telethon & Viewing Party at Cape Cod Beer views: 77

Article by Chris Kazarian of HAC. HAC’s annual telethon is always a festive event that sometimes includes a surprise visit from Santa Scott.  Now in its 15th year, HAC’s annual holiday telethon is being reinvigorated with a new name and a satellite location to increase engagement with new audiences. The Telethon for Hope will support […]

Producing Beats Like a Pro! Workshop views: 0

Cape Cod Sound School and Breezy Beats are teaming up for a special workshop at the Media Center. Learn how to produce beats using FL Studio and Logic Pro X at Producing Beats Like a Pro! on Thursday, December 6th from 5:30 – 9 PM. GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! Early Bird registration ends November 16th. […]

Keep Community Media Alive! We need your help. views: 158

***UPDATE: You can still file reply comments on the FCC’s website until December 14th*** Or, help us raise visibility on this issue by writing a letter to the local press or to our federal elected officials. Bill Keating https://keating.house.gov/contact Ed Markey https://www.markey.senate.gov/contact Elizabeth Warren https://www.warren.senate.gov/contact/shareyouropinion            Cape Cod Times Letters to the Editor letters@capecodonline.com […]