Chatham News

Array Helps Track Fine Movement Of White Sharks

Figuring out how, when and where great white sharks are likely to feed on seals close to the sho...

Unusual Number Of Sick Terns Concern Wildlife Officials

Wildlife advocates are scratching their heads over the discovery of an unusual number of sick te...

Selectmen: At Least Part Of Middle Road Parcel Should Be Housing

CHATHAM — At least part of a 19-acre tract of town-owned land off Middle Road should be used f...

Harwich News

State Investigators Allege Safety Standard Violations At The Port

HARWICH — A report by state Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission investigators alleges the Port...

Monomoy Proposes Hybrid Reopening Plan

Parents Given Option Of Continuing Remote Learning   HARWICH – While many school districts...

Historical Society Collects First-hand Pandemic Experiences

HARWICH — The Harwich Historical Society is looking for people to become a part of the town’s hi...

Orleans News

It’s Been A Great Year – If You’re a Herring

ORLEANS — More than 13,000 herring disregarded pandemic travel advisories and swam and wriggle...

The Children Of 2020 Speak Across The Decades To 2070

ORLEANS — Greetings, Chronicle readers of the year 2070! You have just opened a time capsule t...

Nauset Graduation Canceled Due To Changing COVID-19 Numbers

NORTH EASTHAM – A surge in COVID-19 numbers on Cape Cod has necessitated another cancellation, t...

Sports

Cape Cod Senior Softball Is A Hit, Even During A Pandemic

HARWICH – It’s not just the kids that wanted to get in a game this summer, which is why, when fi...

Can You Dig It? Shellfishing Popularity Soars During Pandemic

People typically flock to the beaches on the Fourth of July, and this year was no different, sav...

Sailing Through Summer With The Monomoy Yacht Club

CHATHAM – While fog kept many folks onshore last weekend, there were some who were undaunted by ...

Features

Nature Connection: Learning To Love Nature

Family legend says I took my first steps on a beach. It was well documented with photos as I was...

YouTuber Scott Gerke Is On The Move With A Mission

EVERYWHERE – What do you do when a global pandemic wipes out everything you hold dear – your job...

How Baby Oysters Get From Spat To Flat

In a greenhouse off a long, sandy road in Dennis, concrete pools are filled every spring to offe...

Opinion

Our View: Close Schoolhouse Pond Now

It’s true that sometimes it’s not overly crowded at Schoolhouse Pond, the town’s only residents-...

Letters to the Editor: Aug. 6, 2020

Noticing Small Act Of Kindness Editor: We have been enjoying Harding’s Beach in Chatham si...

Our View: Don't Be Selfish

It comes down to personal responsibility. No matter how much we wish it could be so, there is...

Focus on...

Health: Understanding COVID-19 Testing

If you’ve thought about getting tested for the novel coronavirus, you’ve got some challenges to ...

Business: Dairy-Free Ice Cream Comes To Harwich

HARWICH — Does a dairy intolerance stop you when you have a craving for ice cream? Well, Swee...

Author, Diplomat, Nickerson Descendant, William Walker Is Glad To Be On The Cape

William Nickerson Walker’s third spy novel, “Target Switzerland,” will be released later this mo...

Obituaries

William “Bill” McClellan Jr.

William “Bill” McClellan Jr. of Chatham, age 79, passed away peacefully on July 28, 2020.    ...

William Jeffry “Jeff” Spencer

ORLEANS - Jeff‘s battle with cancer ended on July 13, 2020, which was fitting as 13 was his luck...

Michael H. Ward

Michael H. Ward, age 76, died peacefully at home on July 30th, 2020. Born July 1st, 1944, he was...