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Monday October 20, 2014

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«New York man dies in indoor pool in Yarmouth»

Mon, October 20, 2014 - 12:25 via Cape Cod Times Police and Fire Logs

SOUTH YARMOUTH — A man from Springfield Gardens, New York, was found dead in an indoor swimming pool at Riverview Resort on Neptune Lane Sunday morning, according to officials.

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3 people injured in Route 132 collision

Mon, October 20, 2014 - 12:25
via Cape Cod Times Police and Fire Logs

HYANNIS — Three people, including a minor, were taken to Cape Cod Hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening after a crash Sunday, said Hyannis fire Lt. Greg Dardia.

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Driver injured in Marstons Mills rollover

Mon, October 20, 2014 - 12:25
via Cape Cod Times Police and Fire Logs

MARSTONS MILLS — A woman was taken to Cape Cod Hospital after firefighters extricated her from her vehicle Sunday, a Centerville-Osterville-Marstons-Mills fire official said.

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Blood donation opportunity to be held Nov. 12

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 10:25
via Wareham News Headlines

The American Red Cross will hold a blood donation opportunity on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the Social Harmony Lodge from 1 to 6 p.m. Since blood donations often decline during the holidays, the American Red Cross is encouraging people to make blood donation appointments now – before the holidays – to…

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Frost Advisory issued October 19 at 10:18PM EDT until October 20 at 9:00AM EDT by NWS

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 10:18
via Weather Warnings and Advisories NWS

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE ANTICIPATED FOR TONIGHT… ...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT MONDAY… * LOCATION…THE IMMEDIATE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTLINE AND LOCATIONS SURROUNDING NARRAGANSETT BAY…INCLUDING CAPE COD… MARTHAS VINEYARD…AND THE CITIES…

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Number of “high needs” students goes up in Wareham

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 10:06
via Wareham News Headlines

62.2 percent of Wareham’s students were considered to be “high needs” students in 2013-14, and though administrators say that doesn’t mean they necessarily did badly in school, it does mean they have to give special attention to a majority of their students moving forward. Of the 2,745 students…

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Counterfeit bill passed in Orleans

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 8:30
via Cape Cod Today

OPD: $20 bill accepted by Orleans merchant read more

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Counterfeit bill passed in Orleans

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 8:30
via Police and Fire News

OPD: $20 bill accepted by Orleans merchant read more

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Preston Butler, Michael Mulcahy Win Grand Prizes in 62nd Derby

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 5:45
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

4:48 pm, October 19, 2014Alex ElvinBluefish carried the day this year at the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby, with two men taking home the grand prizes for bluefish caught from the shore and from a boat.  The derby saw record participation this year with 3,282 entrants. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Kennedy name carries weight in Connecticut race

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 4:57
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

BRANFORD, Conn. - Bruce Wilson Jr. finds himself in rarified Republican company that includes Mitt Romney and Richard Nixon. Like those two before him, he is running against a Kennedy.

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We have (Derby) winners! - Martha’s Vineyard Times

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 4:19
via Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha’s Vineyard TimesWe have (Derby) winners!Martha’s Vineyard TimesMichael Mulcahy and Preston Butler win the grand prizes of the MV Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby. Preston Butler, center right, reacts with his mother Donna after winning a pickup truck with the fourth and final key. –Photo…

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Frost Advisory issued October 19 at 3:56PM EDT until October 20 at 9:00AM EDT by NWS

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 3:56
via Weather Warnings and Advisories NWS

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE ANTICIPATED FOR TONIGHT… ...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT MONDAY… * LOCATION…THE IMMEDIATE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTLINE AND LOCATIONS SURROUNDING NARRAGANSETT BAY…INCLUDING CAPE COD… MARTHAS VINEYARD…AND…

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Killing Frost Possible Overnight, Growing Season Likely to End

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 3:51
via Barnstable-Hyannis Patch

A frost advisory has been issued for Cape Cod for overnight Sunday into Monday morning.

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Watch for Fireballs in the Sky: Orionids Meteor Shower Peak 2014

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 2:43
via Barnstable-Hyannis Patch

If the weather cooperates, Barnstable and Hyannis are in for quite a show.

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New Bedford Marine suspected in death of transgender Filipino

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 2:38
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

OLONGAPO, Philippines - Inside a funeral parlor, a Filipino mother sits and weeps next to a coffin containing the body of her daughter and demands answers.

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Man pulled from pool at resort in South Yarmouth

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 1:57
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

SOUTH YARMOUTH – A guest was pulled from the swimming pool at Riverview Resort on Neptune Lane this morning and taken to Cape Cod Hospital.

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Final Bell for the Derby

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 1:00
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

12:59 pm, October 19, 2014Ivy AsheThe last weigh-in Saturday night saw Helena Kirschenbaum win the grand slam with her striped bass while Seb Keefe brought in a shore bonito to take over top spot on the leader board. And then it was over. The derby awards ceremony is today at Farm Neck. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Is stock market turmoil an opportunity to refinance?

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 12:39
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A sudden plunge in mortgage rates last week raised an urgent question for millions of Americans:

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Barnstable County Clerk of Courts endorses Chaprales for state rep

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 11:30
via Cape Cod Today

Nickerson: “Chaprales has the perfect blend of professional experience and local perspective” read more

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Giants fan who caught home run ball gives it back

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 11:09
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A lifelong San Francisco fan had a piece of team history in his hands Thursday night: the home run ball that sent the Giants to the World Series.

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Frost Advisory issued October 19 at 10:28AM EDT until October 20 at 9:00AM EDT by NWS

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 10:28
via Weather Warnings and Advisories NWS

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE ANTICIPATED FOR TONIGHT… ...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT MONDAY… * LOCATION…THE IMMEDIATE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTLINE AND LOCATIONS SURROUNDING NARRAGANSETT BAY…INCLUDING CAPE COD… MARTHAS VINEYARD…AND…

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Cruise ship with monitored health worker returns

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 9:40
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A Texas-based cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who is being monitored for signs of Ebola returned to port early Sunday, company officials said.

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Arrests after pumpkin festival turns to mayhem

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 8:28
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Disturbances continued early Sunday near Keene State College after an annual pumpkin festival a day earlier erupted into mayhem and led to arrests, injuries and police in riot gear using tear gas.

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Centerville man faces heroin charges, held on $25,000 bail

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:30
via Police and Fire News

Ten grams of heroin found on suspect following arrest in Hyannis read more

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Centerville man faces heroin charges, held on $25,000 bail

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:30
via Cape Cod Today

Ten grams of heroin found on suspect following arrest in Hyannis read more

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Mission Unaccomplished: Containing Ebola in Africa

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:30
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Looking back, the mistakes are easy to see: Waiting too long, spending too little, relying on the wrong people, thinking small when they needed to think big.

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Cops: Remains may be those of missing UVa. student

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:26
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

The weekslong search for a missing University of Virginia student appears to have come to a sad end with the announcement by police officials that they have discovered human remains that could be hers.

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New advisers say NFL is serious about reform

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:24
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Beth E. Richie is a professor and a college administrator. She has written articles and books about feminism, battered women and the prison system, and provided training for police, judges and other groups.

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Obama moves into 2014 campaign mode

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:22
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

President Barack Obama is shifting into campaign mode for the first time this year.

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Royals fans, city have evolved a lot since 1985

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 7:21
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

An unprecedented playoff run has Kansas City baseball fans declaring it’s time to party like it’s 1985, the year the Royals beat St. Louis for their only World Series title.

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Children’s Cove joins the Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents progam

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 6:00
via Cape Cod Today

Customers can round up to the nearest dollar and donate the change read more

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Frost Advisory issued October 19 at 3:08AM EDT until October 20 at 9:00AM EDT by NWS

Sun, October 19, 2014 - 3:08
via Weather Warnings and Advisories NWS

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE ANTICIPATED FOR TONIGHT… ...FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT MONDAY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A FROST ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT MONDAY.

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