Chatham News

Task Force To Hold Two Forums To Solicit Public Input On Diversity

CHATHAM – The task force appointed by the board of selectmen to identify ways to build a more su...

Desperate Mariners Seek Answers

CHATHAM  —  With fishing boats and Coast Guard surfboats now frequently bottled up in Chatham Ha...

Voters To Consider $1.3M Goose Pond Land Purchase

CHATHAM  —  More than an open space purchase, the proposed acquisition of more than four acres o...

Harwich News

Monomoy School Committee Approves $40.7 Million FY20 Budget

Fund Our Future Forum Shines Light On Impact Of Budget Cuts  BARNSTABLE/HARWICH – While the M...

Meet Your Local Farmers In Harwich On Saturday

HARWICH — With temperatures reaching above 50 degrees and the earth softening beneath our feet, ...

Church Parishioners Protest Restaurant Liquor License

HARWICH — Parishioners Monday argued against the issuance of a liquor license to a restaurant lo...

Orleans News

As Town Meeting Nears, Selectmen Examine Options For Change

Child Care Number One Need, Survey Says ORLEANS — The selectmen reviewed draft warrants for t...

Reclaimed Asphalt Stockpile In Watershed Draws Concerns, Response

ORLEANS –  The town is covering up something in the watershed – but that's a good thing. Wi...

Firefighters Knock Down Brush Blaze off Bridge Road

ORLEANS — Firefighters from Orleans, Eastham, and Brewster knocked down a brush fire this mornin...

Sports

Lower Cape Girls Triumph Over Upper Cape In Annual All-Star Basketball Game

HYANNIS – For the better part of the 2018-2019 season they were competitors, but when the openin...

Upper Cape Wins By One Point In Spirited All-Star Game

HYANNIS – The annual Cape and Islands All-Star basketball games are always exciting, but this ye...

Richard Houston To Run 2019 Boston Marathon To Raise Funds For IMPACT Melanoma

HARWICH – Say what you will about walking the walk. For Monomoy Regional High School History tea...

Features

When The Wind Blows

March has blown onto shore with great gusto. This isn’t unexpected. March is known for her windy...

Teen Wins Second Place In National Pony Club Research Competition

HARWICH —  Sixteen-year-old Isabelle Santamauro, a Pony Club member and riding student a...

Not Just One Fish, Two Fish Anymore

Fishery Managers Look At Bigger Picture Fishery managers on the West Coast were already being...

Opinion

Childcare For All

The proposal that prompted the controversial letter from Beverly Nelson last December – town-fun...

Letters to the Editor, March 21

What Is A 'Protected Class?' Editor: I have a question that I feel the need to ask your re...

Andrew Buckley: Priorities

Every day I post a photo or video from here to social media. Practically every day. It’s ofte...

Focus on...

Walking The Dog Is Strictly Business For Hope Fraser

From 10-pound terriers to Newfoundlands that weigh well over 100 pounds, Hope Fraser of Orleans ...

Cape Is Leader In Elders In The Workplace

“When I turned 80, I realized I needed to do something more than just face each day thinking abo...

A Different Way Of Dealing With Grief: Yoga

CHATHAM —  It’s almost impossible to reach adulthood without experiencing loss. Early on, ma...

Obituaries

Diana Glenn (Nickerson) Lapham

   Diana Glenn (Nickerson) Lapham   Diana Glenn (Nickerson) Lapham, 87, died Wednesday, ...

Allyne B. Conner

              Allyne B. Conner, 90, of Harwich, passed away...

Richard F. Woodward

Richard F. Woodward 74, ofChatham, passed awayMarch 8, 2019after a long period of declining heal...