Chatham News

Officials Investigate COVID Cluster At North Chatham Post Office

Health Board To Meet In Emergency Session CHATHAM — The emergence of a cluster of four COVI...

Selectmen Take A Fresh Look At Housing Crisis; Dykens Proposes Mansion Tax

CHATHAM — There’s no silver bullet to solve the housing shortage in town, but selectmen this wee...

Historic Boathouse Saved From Demolition – For Now

CHATHAM – Last Friday, the historic Stage Harbor Coast Guard boathouse was moved off the shore i...

Harwich News

Powers A Finalist For Yarmouth Town Administrator

HARWICH — Selectmen held an emergency executive session on Friday afternoon to discuss strategie...

Harwich Bears Brunt Of Monomoy School Budget Hike

HARWICH — There are still a lot of variables, but Monomoy Regional School District Superintenden...

Funding Source Stalls Harwich Sewer Modeling Contract

HARWICH — There is no doubt in the minds of selectmen and members of the water/wastewater commis...

Orleans News

State Agency Would ‘Entertain’ Another Nauset HS Vote Delay

ORLEANS — The May 31 deadline to qualify the redevelopment of Nauset Regional High School for ...

There’s Room At The (Gov. Prence) Inn For Community Needs

ORLEANS — An online survey that drew more than 700 responses ranked affordable housing and a c...

Orleans Deals With Growing Pains (And Pleasures) At Putnam Farm

ORLEANS — There were pluses and minuses in the third year of growing at Putnam Farm, Conservatio...

Sports

Record Nights For Burns, Mereste Guide Nauset Girls In Lopsided Win

NORTH EASTHAM – It’s difficult to imagine the Nauset Regional High School girls’ basketball team...

After Delay, Monomoy High School Winter Sports Begin

HARWICH – The wait for winter sports at Monomoy is finally over. Monomoy Regional High School...

Late Surge Not Enough As Warriors' Boys Drop Opener

NORTH EASTHAM – There were moments when it felt like a lid was covering the Warriors’ basket. ...

Features

WHOI Researcher: Underwater Tech Driving Knowledge Of Oceans

As anyone who has attempted to recover their lost sunglasses after they fell off a boat can atte...

Nature Connection: When There Are No Words

Sunsets do not utter sentences. Waves do not speak in rhymes. Trees don’t spout half truths an...

Nature Connection: Out With The Old

One morning in that blurry week between Christmas and New Years I went for an early morning wa...

Opinion

Our View: No Time To Remain Silent

Whenever we editorialize about national politics, we are criticized, unfailingly, by those who f...

Donna Tavano: Happy Bubble Wrap Month

The Elf on the Shelf has returned to wherever imaginary illusions retire for another year, and w...

Letters To The Editor, Jan. 14

Proposals Turn Back Clock At Airport Editor: Starting in 1950, decisions – consciously or ...

Focus on...

Health Page: Pony Club Imparts Horse Sense At True North Farm

Kay Slater, owner of True North Farm in Harwich, trotted out an entire herd of answers when ask...

Monomoy School News

Monomoy Middle School Students Spread Kindness With Handmade Cards As part of monthly servi...

How To Stay In Business During A Pandemic? Move Outdoors

It turns out that opals do not fare well when moved rapidly from indoor warmth to the outdoor co...

Obituaries

James Perron

            James Perron of Chatham, passed away peacefully on January 7, 2021 after a long illn...

Elise Maclay

              Elise Maclay, poet, writer, foodie, elegant dresser and accomplished traveler, ...

Alice Faith (Freeman) Twombly

Alice Faith (Freeman) Twombly, 96, of Chatham, known as Faith by family and friends, passed away...