Chatham News

Second Well Deactivated Because Of PFAS; Town Bans All Outdoor Watering

CHATHAM — A special round of water tests revealed that a second public water supply well in Chat...

Neighbors, Refuge Hope To Avoid Conflicts As Path Use Increases

CHATHAM – Since erosion forced the closure of beach access at the Monomoy National Wildlife Refu...

Oct. 23 Special Town Meeting To Focus On Water

CHATHAM — If the weather gods cooperate, voters will gather for an outdoor special town meetin...

Harwich News

Kananagh Wins Selectman’s Seat By 30 Votes

HARWICH – Former selectman Julie Kavanagh will return to the board of selectmen after out-dist...

Harwich Cranberry Festival Gets Underway Saturday

HARWICH - The two-day Harwich Cranberry Arts and Music Festival and Chamber of Commerce firewo...

Selectmen Hear Protest Over Lodging Tax Increase

HARWICH – Voters will be facing a 14-article special town meeting on Oct. 18 that seeks to rai...

Orleans News

Rare Orange Lobster Found Off Nauset

How rare are orange lobsters? Paul Davis has been a commercial lobsterman for 12 years, and t...

Orleans Art Exhibit Memorializes 9/11

ORLEANS – Orleans artist Florence Adams had a personal and visceral reaction to the unfolding an...

Citing Procedure, CPC Balks At Funding For Main Street Housing

ORLEANS – The Housing Assistance Corporation has asked the town to contribute $1,876,624 toward ...

Sports

Monomoy Football Starts Fast, Runs Past Cape Tech In Season-Opening Victory

HARWICH – The feeling was different long before kickoff. Between the standing-room-only crowd an...

Nauset Field Hockey Team Improves To 3-0 At Carver

CARVER – Even after her Warriors earned a 2-0 victory over Carver to improve to 3-0 on the seaso...

Features

Nature Connection: Stories In The Sand

Many years ago, I became fascinated by the signs animals leave behind. This often happens to peo...

New Galley West Community Art Gallery Opens In Orleans

Calling all artists! There's a new community art gallery in town. The Galley West Art Gallery...

Theater Review: Cape Rep's 'MUCH ADO' Shake-up Is A Wild And Crazy Ride

Billed as a “shaken and stirred” version of perhaps one of William Shakespeare’s finest plays, C...

Opinion

Our View: Harwich Special Election

Next Tuesday, Harwich voters will choose from among three candidates to fill the seat on the boa...

Letters To The Editor: Sept.16, 2021

Garage Sale Benefits Pantry Editor: Thank you to all who stopped by my garage sale in sup...

Our View: Coming Together

For those of us who lived through it, it's hard to believe that 20 years have passed since Sept....

Focus on...

Business: Harwich Artist Odile Transitions From Clothing To Oil Painting

When traveling abroad, Ruth Odile Davis has spotted women wearing the art clothing that she has ...

Health: Public Health Officials Renew Push For Vaccinations

With kids returning to school, cooler weather around the corner, and the Delta variant spreading...

Business: Orleans Native Turns Costume Design Background Into New Business

Mariah Fidalgo, Orleans native and co-owner of Wild Water Collective, is a wizard with a dye pot...

Obituaries

Judith Blainey Llewellyn

Judith Blainey Llewellyn, 75, passed away at her home on September 1, 2021. She was born to the ...

Robin Davis Wilkins

Robin Davis Wilkins, 80, of Harwich Port, passed away on September 5th at Cape Cod Hospital in H...

David Carleton Grant

David Carleton Grant born April 10, 1942 in Portland, Maine and raised in Yarmouth, Maine, passe...