Chatham News

Officials: Caution The Watchword For Boating In Chatham

East Inlets Treacherous, Stage Harbor Channel Still Being Dredged CHATHAM – In 1620, treacher...

Chatham To Hold 'Virtual' Memorial Day Ceremony

The traditional ceremony honoring the nation's war dead will be replaced this year by a “virtual...

Effort Underway To Save House Linked To Chatham's Founding Family

May Be Town's Oldest House CHATHAM – William Nickerson came to the Cape's elbow in the mid 16...

Harwich News

Boating Restrictions Create A New Normal At Saquatucket

HARWICH — With Memorial Day, people start to get anxious about the upcoming boating season. Harb...

Court Rejects Suit Requiring Harwich To Upgrade Roads

HARWICH — A Barnstable Superior Court ruling has upheld the town’s position that it does not hav...

Erosion Continues To Threaten Red River Beach Parking Lot

Orleans News

Open-Air Venue Chosen for Pivotal Orleans Town Meeting

ORLEANS — Town counsel Michael Ford, who’s been Harwich’s moderator since the 1970s, has never...

Nauset Planning Variety Of Education Options For The Fall

ORLEANS – As Nauset Regional High School makes plans for graduation ceremonies in July (see rela...

Selectmen To Consider Draft Commission Referral Of Webb Plan

ORLEANS – Questions about building size, traffic to be generated, and whether the operation is r...

Sports

Monomoy’s Jamie Routhier Gains Strength From Adversity

HARWICH – It was a moment Jamie Routhier won’t forget. It was the Monomoy Sharks first basketbal...

Chatham’s Pawlina Receives National Football Foundation Honor

CHATHAM – For Chatham resident and D-Y senior Mark Pawlina, football has been a lifelong passion...

Golf Courses Get Green Light; Seaside Links Opens Sunday

Update : May 8, 2020 - Golfers eager to return to their favorite pastime received a bit of happ...

Features

When Nature Is Better Behaved Than We Are

Sometimes when we observe nature we see things that seem surprisingly disorderly, even disru...

Local Theaters Plan For An Unusual Summer

As summer approaches, local theaters have had big decisions to make. Many local performance v...

Teacher Appreciation Takes On New Meaning During Distance Learning

Teacher Appreciation Week took on a whole new meaning this year courtesy of COVID-19, with thank...

Opinion

Our View: Postal Blues

The New York Times recently detailed how Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin blocked a $13 billion...

Our View: Safe Space Downtown

Monday's decision by the Chatham Board of Selectmen to cancel the Fourth of July parade, firewor...

Our View: One Man, One Vote

Like his colleagues, Orleans Selectman Cecil Newcomb wasn’t happy when bids to build the downtow...

Focus on...

Two Downtown Chatham Businesses To Share Space

Island Pursuits Moves Into Chatham Hardware Building   by Elizabeth Van Wye This is a...

Seniors Key Volunteers For Habitat For Humanity Cape Cod

“I spent many years in Central America dealing with destruction — when I retired I became involv...

Officials: Don’t Ignore Other Health Concerns During Pandemic

Some people are showing up in local emergency rooms after experiencing chest pains for many hour...

Obituaries

Phyllis L (Bergstrom) Hutchins

Phyllis L (Bergstrom) Hutchins Of Southbridge, a former long-time resident of Needham, passed...

Thomas C. Halliday, III, M.D

Thomas C. Halliday, III, M.D. of Chatham passed away peacefully on May 11, 2020 at Cape Cod Hosp...

Walter Tolley Jr.

Walter Tolley Jr.             Walter Tolley Jr. passed away peacefully at his home on May 7th...