ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Brewster, MA

capeandislands.org

'The B&B burnout is real.' Some Cape innkeepers are moving out

After two years in Barnstable, Allison and Keith McDonald are selling Ashley Manor and moving back to California. "One of our favorite lines is, 'I've always wanted to own an inn,'" says Keith. "Rethink that. There’s a big balance: quality of life versus quality of the business." "It's not...
BARNSTABLE, MA
Picture for 'The B&B burnout is real.' Some Cape innkeepers are moving out
country1025.com

Great White Shark Shuts Down Cape Cod Beach

If you’re heading to Cape Cod for 4th of July weekend stay alert at the beaches. The Cape has become a hot spot in recent years for shark activity in the summertime and we had another sighting today which shut down a Cape Cod beach – and it was another biggun’.
TRURO, MA
LOCAL CHANNELS
newbedfordguide.com

Massachusetts man charged with strangling mom in front of kids, ‘You are killing my mom.’

“Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub has announced charges in a homicide that occurred in the Holland section of Northampton Township earlier this month. Thadius William McGrath, 35, of Chatham, Massachusetts is charged with Murder of the First Degree, Murder of the Third Degree, Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, and Possession of an Instrument of Crime. McGrath was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Leonard Brown and denied bail. The defendant will be remanded to the Bucks County Correctional Facility.
CHATHAM, MA

Zohaib Malik-Mohammad identified as 5-year-old boy pulled unresponsive from Cape Cod pond

A 5-year-old boy pulled unresponsive from a Cape Cod pond Sunday was identified on a GoFundMe page as Zohaib Malik-Mohammad. He was not breathing when he was discovered underwater at Snake Pond in Sandwich on Sunday evening. Bystanders and paramedics performed life-saving measures before taking the boy to Falmouth Hospital, the Sandwich Police Department said in a statement.
SANDWICH, MA
RELATED LOCATIONS

Help wanted at Bourne Town Hall where several key jobs are open

BOURNE – Bourne AdministratorMarlene McCollem will be working to fill several jobs in town government over the next few months, including an assistant town administrator and a police chief. McCollem recently appointed an information technology director, who left the job this spring, and a human resources manager who decided...
BOURNE, MA
hyannisnews.com

*** ARREST AUDIO *** HYANNIS MALE WITH 3 PRIOR VIOLENT/DRUG CRIMES ARRESTED ONCE AGAIN FOR UNLAWFULLY CARRYING A FIREARM…

BARNSTABLE – An adult male from Hyannis was arrested Monday morning for unlawfully carrying a firearm outside some family apartment buildings. On Monday, June 27, 2022, at approximately 9:08 a.m., Barnstable Police squad cars raced toward the Village Green Apartments after receiving a 911 call about man walking in the area with a silver handgun hanging out his back pocket.
BARNSTABLE, MA
RELATED PUBLISHERS

Truro beach shuts down due to white shark sighting

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy sent an alert on its Sharktivity app Tuesday. A Truro beach shut down for an hour Tuesday after the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy sent an alert that a shark was spotted nearby. NBC 10 Boston reports that Head of the Meadow Beach was closed from...
TRURO, MA
capecod.com

Yarmouth Recommends Limiting Lawn Watering

YARMOUTH – In an effort to conserve water across the town, Yarmouth officials are recommending a limited lawn watering schedule for residents. A water conservation policy was recently approved by the Select Board, requesting that residents voluntarily follow an alternating schedule when using in-ground irrigation. Through this schedule, odd-numbered...
YARMOUTH, MA

Musicals, Shakespeare, laughs & cows: 15 shows at Cape Cod theaters

There are shows on theater stages (and a beach!) from Provincetown to Falmouth this week, with new ones opening in Wellfleet, Brewster, West Harwich and Falmouth. The productions represent writers from Stephen Sondheim to Noel Coward, Greek tragedy to kids shows, plus, in Provincetown, a world premiere and a Broadway star. Never-before-seen plays are also being developed through staged readings with the unique Cape Cod Theatre Project back in person in Falmouth. First up June 30-July 2 at Falmouth Academy (7 Highfield Drive)...
FALMOUTH, MA
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Private shark sighting tours being offered off Cape Cod

CHATHAM – The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy is giving people a chance to see great whites up close this summer.The sharks are already along the coast for the summer season. There was a confirmed sighting in Truro on Tuesday, the first of the summer.Starting next week, the conservancy is offering charter trips so guests can see the sharks in their natural habitat.Boats will leave from Chatham with a naturalist on board and a spotter pilot in the air.The trips are weather dependent and will not go out unless odds favor finding sharks. More than 100 trips have already been booked this year, and they are expected to sell out.A trip costs $2,500 total and can take up to 6 people. The money supports the group's shark research and conservation.The tours will be offered from July 6 through October 16.   For more information, click here.  
CHATHAM, MA
fallriverreporter.com

Massachusetts police make arrests after uptick in traveling panhandlers and selling of fake merchandise across the state

Officials say that over the past several weeks, communities around the state have seen an increase in traveling panhandlers as well as individuals approaching people and aggressively trying to sell them jewelry. A family allegedly doing just that was arrested on Saturday. According to Barnstable Police, on Saturday, an incident...
BARNSTABLE, MA

CAPE LEAGUE ROUNDUP: Brewster Whitecaps pitching shuts down Chatham Anglers

The Brewster Whitecaps (8-7) used a dominant pitching display to beat the Chatham Anglers (4-9-2) on Tuesday, 2-0. Rutgers senior Brian Fitzgerald set the tone with his efficient start. The 6-7 southpaw went five innings, striking out eight and only allowing three hits. Three more arms came in to complete the shutout, with the staff totaling 18 strikeouts among them. The final six outs were Ks. ...
CHATHAM, MA
capecoddaily.com

Cape Cod Healthcare Orleans Location Opens Saturday

ORLEANS – Cape Cod Healthcare’s new seasonal location in Orleans will open this Saturday. The site will provide seasonal urgent care services, including for minor illnesses and injuries. The facility will also offer walk-in COVID rapid testing, on-site x-ray and IV fluid administration. Neither… .
ORLEANS, MA
ARCHIVES