Chatham News

Chatham Elementary Students Create Giant Shark

CHATHAM – From the ground, it just looked like a bunch of blue dots on the otherwise green outfi...

Chatham Debates How To Spend Harwich's Money

CHATHAM – The first payment by Harwich under the intermunicipal agreement for access to the town...

Okbtoberfest Saturday In Chatham's Kate Gould Park

CHATHAM – Saturday is Oktoberfest in Chatham, and attendees who arrive in Bavarian garb will rec...

Harwich News

Neighbor Demands Cranberry Valley Address Errant Golf Balls

HARWICH — Errant golf balls from the Cranberry Valley Golf Course, a municipal facility, are cau...

Selectmen Adopt Green Communities Energy Reduction Plan

HARWICH — Selectmen on Monday night took a major step toward becoming a Green Community with the...

Historic West Harwich Schoolhouse Could Have New Life

HARWICH — The historic West Harwich Schoolhouse may have inhaled another breath of life Monday n...

Orleans News

Next Generation Of Leaders Tours Town Hall, Sea Call Farm

ORLEANS — Town hall went back to its roots as a schoolhouse Tuesday, introducing 40-plus Orlea...

Library Trustees 'Gobsmacked' Over Pumping Station Proposal

ORLEANS — It's not the imposing black monolith from “2001: A Space Odyssey,” but the proposed ...

Selectmen Narrow Options For Assigning Sewer Betterment Costs

ORLEANS – Finance Director Cathy Doane said it best: “There isn't one particular method that see...

Sports

Monomoy Girls Soccer Plays To Rain-Soaked Tie Against Rising Tide

HARWICH – Monomoy proved a dominating force in their rainy Oct. 13 game against Rising Tide, but...

Monomoy Boys Roll Past Sturgis East 3-1

HARWICH – Logan Routhier netted his first and second varsity goals for the boys soccer team on O...

Stellar Seniors Win Monomoy's Annual Powderpuff Game 35-0

HARWICH – Abby Wallace, Katie Ganshaw and Abby Higgins might play soccer for Monomoy High, but t...

Features

Going Out Empty Handed

Most of the time when I head out for a day of exploring outdoors I pack a small bag with a sketc...

Chatham Man Recalls Role In Recovery Of Apollo 7 Astronauts 50 Years Ago

Mission Paved The Way For Moon Landing CHATHAM – “It was 0430 when the helicopter pilots and ...

Actors Shine In Play About Founding Of Alcoholics Anonymous

It was a “light bulb moment,” an “aha!” thought that sparked Bill Wilson to take the first step ...

Opinion

Andrew Buckley: The Commonwealth

The Monday after Labor Day, when I found my father’s truck missing from his driveway, I had been...

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 18

Roar Out To Supporters Editor: On behalf of the Chatham-Nauset Lions, I extend a hearty ro...

Cashing Out

Cash figures in two stories in this week's paper. First, the town of Chatham has backed away ...

Focus on...

Business: Organic Market To Close Chatham Store Nov. 3

CHATHAM – After more than 30 years in town, the Organic Market will close its store here on Nov....

Joan Maloney's Interest In History Didn't End With Retirement

People who teach sometimes dislike the month of August, because their days back in the classroom...

A Century Ago, Chatham Didn't Escape Deadly Spanish Flu

It was 100 years ago this month that, in the waning days of World War I, what was known as the S...

Obituaries

Stephen ‘Waz” Nidweski

Stephen ‘Waz” Nidweski, age 66, passed away suddenly from heart complications at his home in Nap...

Robert “Bob” Redding

Robert “Bob” Redding, 74, passed away on the afternoon of October 7th peacefully in the home tha...

Janet Clare Capodilupo

Janet Clare Capodilupo of Chatham, after waging a valiant battle with brain cancer, entered eter...