Chatham News

Virus Apparently Claims Retired Episcopal Priest

Though it could not be confirmed through public health channels, the COVID-19 virus has apparent...

Doing Good: Community Comes Together To Help During Virus Emergency

Recognizing that many local residents are hurting because of the closures and other restrictions...

Selectmen Endorse 1610 Main St. Senior Center Project

CHATHAM — Not surprisingly, selectmen this week officially threw their support behind the plan f...

Harwich News

Delays In East Harwich Sewer Project Impact Development

HARWICH – The decision to put off a request for additional funding to complete phase two of the ...

Test Kits And Supplies Thin At Outer Cape Health Services

HARWICH — Outer Cape Health Services will be conducting all its COVID-19 testing from its Wellfl...

Food Demand On The Rise At Pantries

HARWICH — With more businesses either closing their doors or reducing staff, more people are rea...

Orleans News

Barn ‘Raising’ Will Prevent Barn Razing in East Orleans

ORLEANS — Gregg LeStage’s great-grandfather burned down a barn on his Barley Neck Road property ...

Town Meeting, Election Dates Up In The Air Due To Pandemic

If Cape Cod followed Vermont’s example, all our worries about postponing town meeting would be u...

New Focus On Veterans Memorials At Academy Place

ORLEANS — Townspeople remember the service of their military members every Memorial Day and Vete...

Sports

From Wall Street To A Record-Setting UltraMan Finish

There was a time when Dede Trimble Griesbauer had a promising job on Wall Street. But once she b...

Monomoy Boys Win Sportsmanship Award For Second Year In A Row

HARWICH – The 2019-2020 season was a strong one for Monomoy sports and was capped off this week ...

Features

Confined To Home? Escape Into A Book

As news about the coronavirus pandemic dominates the airwaves and new cases are discovered here ...

Nature Connection: The More Things Change

Almost every day I walk outdoors. Many of the places I walk are places I return to again and aga...

Fight Cabin Fever With Geocaching

During the COVID-19 emergency, public health officials are encouraging people to enjoy time outd...

Opinion

John Whelan: Bridge Over Troubled Water

“When you’re down and out When you’re on the street When evening falls so hard I will c...

Letters to the Editor, March 26

Virus Keeps Candidate Off Ballot Editor: Under ordinary circumstances, I would have been abl...

Our View: Looking After Each Other

After last summer's tornado, there was an outpouring of assistance for those unlucky enough to b...

Focus on...

Business: Chatham Food Vet Jenn Mentzer Takes Over Wayside Inn

“She’s back.” That’s what people are saying about Jenn Mentzer, who was appointed general man...

High Anxiety: When Does Worrying Become A Problem?

With a global pandemic threat, the struggling stock market and divisive politics in Washington, ...

Obituaries

Amy Francis Rose

Amy Francis Rose 83, lifelong resident of Harwich, passed way surrounded by her loving family. ...

Steven R. LaPierre

Steven Robert LaPierre, age 72, of North Chatham, passed away on January 19, 2020 at his home...

Michael T. Lavin, PhD, 74

With deep sadness we announce the passing of Michael Terrence Lavin Sr, 74, of Orleans, beloved ...