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«Sailor rescued from Barnstable Harbor»

Sat, April 18, 2015 (1 hour, 37 minutes ago) via Cape Cod Times Headlines

BARNSTABLE — A sailor was rescued just after noon Saturday in Barnstable Harbor after the person’s sailboat capsized, according to a fire official.Rescuers were called at 12:41 p.m. for a report of a capsized sailboat with the person sitting on top of the hull.At around 1:15 p.m., the…

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Model Boat Races Underway in Woods Hole

Sat, April 18, 2015
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WOODS HOLE - The Woods Hole Historical Museum’s biennial Model Boat Show is underway Saturday and Sunday in Woods Hole. This is the 10th biennial Model Boat Show. The show was started by sailors who love boats, but find April too early to work on a boat in the yard or to go sailing. But the […]…

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Hyannis Fire District candidates night set for April 21

Sat, April 18, 2015
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Lois Cabot Donadio (Lindholm)

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

CENTERVILLE - Lois Cabot Donadio (Lindholm) passed away peacefully at Chip’s House in Centerville, MA.Lois is the daughter of the late James Blaine and Leonore Lindholm of Harwich.Despite the tragic accident that left her head injured at the age of 17, Lois maintained a most remarkable attitude,…

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Marjorie Ann (Cole) Lane

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

EAST SANDWICH - Marjorie Ann (Cole) Lane, of East Sandwich, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the Cape Heritage Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.She was the wife of the late William Francis Lane.Born in Malden, MA, a daughter of the late William C. and Elizabeth I. (Curran) Cole.She…

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William B. Smith, Jr., 87

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

DENNIS - William B. Smith, Jr., 87, of Dennis, died April 15, 2015, at a Boston Hospital, from injuries sustained in a car accident. He was born October 21, 1927 in Baltimore, MD. Bill is survived by his wife of nearly 67 years Jean D. Smith.Bill had a deep love of his Catholic Faith which he passed…

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Ann Reed (Fraivillig) Acker, 84

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

SOUTH YARMOUTH - Ann Reed (Fraivillig) Acker, 84, passed away on Sunday, April 12th, 2015, at Boston Medical Center.She resided at Thirwood Place since the passing of her beloved husband, Donald F. Acker, Sr., on January 30, 2008. They had been married for more than 55 years.Ann was born in Bethlehem,…

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Sat, April 18, 2015
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Sat, April 18, 2015
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COPS:  Suspect punched officer after kicking another man in the head…

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Hyannis News

  HYANNIS – A Barnstable Patrolman was reportedly punched while breaking up a street fight in the area of 586 Main Street this morning. At about 12:50am, a patrol officer told a suspect he was under arrest after he observed him kicking another man in the head, sources say.  The suspect then reportedly…

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Drone Testing Site Being Set up on Joint Base Cape Cod

Sat, April 18, 2015
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BOURNE – While hobbyists have been flying drones for more than a year, the Federal Aviation Administration is getting serious about putting together more defined rules for the unmanned aircraft systems or UAS. Joint Base Cape Cod has been chosen as one of the six test sites in the United States…

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Orleans ambulance lost air brakes on Mid Cape   Yarmouth ambulance finishes transporting…

Sat, April 18, 2015
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Local Expert Weighs in on How to Talk to Teens About Drugs, Alcohol

Sat, April 18, 2015
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EASTHAM – As parents on Cape Cod worry about the local opiate abuse epidemic, one local woman is offering advice on what parents can do to help keep their teens away from drugs and alcohol. Conlan has been an Alcohol and Other Drug Educator since 1994. Students, parents and faculty in hundreds…

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Orleans ambulance lost air brakes on Mid-Cape Highway… Yarmouth ambulance finished transporting…

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Hyannis News

YARMOUTH – The air brakes suddenly lost pressure and an elderly patient needed to be transferred from a broken-down ambulance to another in a rest area on the Mid-Cape Highway this morning… At about 4:54am, a Yarmouth Fire Department ambulance responded to a westbound rest area between Exits…

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Catholic Charities Begin Appeal

Sat, April 18, 2015
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BARNSTABLE - The Fall River Diocese is kicking off the Cape Cod and Islands segment of the 2015 Catholic Charities Appeal. The Diocese is emphasizing the work of Catholic Charities, thanking supporters for their loyalty, and bringing into focus the impact that Appeal-supported programs are having. According…

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60% OFF an Antique Whale Tooth Heart-Shaped Necklace from Black Whale Gallery in Hyannis

Sat, April 18, 2015
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YOU PAY $18.00 VALUE $45.00 YOU SAVE 60%!Today’s Cape Cod Daily Deal is 60% OFF an Antique Whale Tooth Heart-Shaped Pendent on a 18” silver chain at Black Whale Gallery on Main Street in Hyannis. A real Sperm Whale tooth hand-carved into a beautiful heart shape and placed on a 18” silver…

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Tribe Honored for Energy-Efficient Headquarters

Sat, April 18, 2015
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MASHPEE – The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe will receive a $72,000 rebate check and honor from the Cape’s regional electricity supplier Cape Light Compact. On April 21st, at a special ceremony, Cape Light Compact will present the Tribe with a check and plaque for the Tribe’s energy-efficient…

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Cape Cod Homebuilders and Realtors Host Legislative Breakfast

Sat, April 18, 2015
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WEST YARMOUTH – Legislative leaders representing the Cape and Islands got a chance to hear from local home builders and Realtors during a breakfast at the Cape and Islands Association of Realtors headquarters in West Yarmouth this morning. The Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Cape Cod…

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Bruce Phillip Fuller

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

FALMOUTH - Bruce Phillip Fuller, of Falmouth, MA passed away on April 10, 2015 after a brief illness.Bruce was a ‘54 graduate of St. John’s Prep, graduated from Temple University, and received a Masters of Art from Columbia University. Bruce served in the US Marine Corp Reserves for 8 years,…

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Mr. Herbert Olsen, 89

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

ORLEANS - Mr. Herbert Olsen, 89, formerly of Orleans, and recently of Bermuda Run, NC, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015.He was born November 22, 1925 in Denmark to Christen Kjar and Ingefred Jensen Olsen.Herbert is survived by his wife Bobbie Bynum Olsen; a son, David Olsen and wife Diane of Lewisville,…

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Michael H. Mott, 52

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

FALMOUTH - Michael H. Mott, age 52, of Bourne, formerly of Falmouth, died on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, after battling a long illness. He was the son of the late Patricia A. Mott.Michael is survived by his father, Arthur H. Mott of Falmouth, his sister Cynthia A. Mott of Mashpee, and a dear friend Louise…

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Death notice

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Obituaries

HILL: Sally I., 71, of Hyannis, died Monday, April 6, 2015

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Problematic PARCC

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Opinion

A number of Cape school systems recently took part in PARCC, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, a new national standardized test that is up for consideration as the heir apparent to the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System, or MCAS.Computer glitches,…

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Death with dignity is good medicine

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Opinion

As a primary care physician, I feel that your April 7 editorial advocating opposition to euthanasia misses both the spirit and the substance of my own role in providing medical care to those in need. I support the proposed Death with Dignity act for Massachusetts.Yes, doctors should be healers, and despite…

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Jobs lost here being given to foreigners

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Opinion

During the busy Easter weekend many Americans probably missed the anemic jobs report for March.Economists had predicted 260,000 jobs; the actual number was 126,000. The jobs created for January and February, previously reported as 239,000 and 291,000, were adjusted down to 201,000 and 264,000, with 277,000…

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Turkeys don’t listen when you explain rules

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Opinion

An April 8 op-ed I wrote about the experience of feeding wild turkeys in my backyard during the winter months elicited sage advice from Gloria J.C. Walsh in an April 12 letter to the editor concerning the perils of feeding wild turkeys.She let me know that the state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife…

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Digging up garden is act of disrespect

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Opinion

My husband, Wallace Adams Moyle Jr., is buried in First Congregational’s memorial garden in Harwich. Known to people around town as “Wally,” he retired as administrator of buildings and grounds at Andover Newton Theological School in 1984, and we moved to Harwich. We joined…

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Fire district candidates face questions at forum

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Opinion

On Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m., the Greater Hyannis Civic Association will sponsor a candidates night for those seeking the office of moderator and fire commissioner at the annual fire department election May 19.The candidates night will be held at the Barnstable Town Hall in the council chambers,…

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Autism expert to see patients on Cape

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

POCASSET — An organization that provides services for children with autism and their families has arranged for a well-known pediatric neurologist to hold office hours on the Cape once a month.Dr. Margaret L. Bauman, whose main clinical office is in Newton at the Integrated Center for…

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Painting on Sagamore Bridge suspended for weekend

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

BOURNE — Painting work on the Sagamore Bridge will be suspended today, Sunday and Monday, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.Travel lanes will all be open beginning today and lasting through Monday.After Monday, however, travel lanes may be reduced between the hours of 8 a.m.…

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SJC: Man can sue over false conviction

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

BOSTON — The state’s highest court decided on Friday that a man whose 2010 burglary conviction out of Falmouth was overturned can move forward with a suit against the commonwealth under the erroneous convictions law.Ronald Renaud, now 37, sued the state when his conviction was overturned…

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A hot spot for babesiosis

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Health officials call for screening of blood transfusions to curb potentially fatal ‘Nantucket fever.’

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Edgartown voters pass all ballot questions

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

EDGARTOWN — Just over 15.5 percent of the town’s 3,128 registered voters turned out for the annual election on Thursday and passed all four ballot questions.According to town records, voters approved two questions that allowed temporary tax increases to pay for paving Meetinghouse…

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Man pleads not guilty to kicking out cruiser window

Sat, April 18, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

WEST BARNSTABLE — A 26-year-old Centerville man pleaded not guilty in Barnstable District Court on Thursday to negligent operation of a motor vehicle, disorderly conduct, and destruction of property charges after he allegedly kicked out the window of a state trooper’s cruiser. Just…

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Assault charge dismissed against West Yarmouth man

Fri, April 17, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

BARNSTABLE — Assault and battery on a household or family member and strangulation or suffocation charges against a West Yarmouth man were dismissed in Barnstable District Court on Thursday. At the request of prosecutors, the charges against Caio Cortes, 20, were dismissed because the…

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Buzzards Bay man sentenced for third OUI

Fri, April 17, 2015
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

FALMOUTH — A 56-year-old Buzzards Bay man pleaded guilty to his third drunken driving offense Friday in Falmouth District Court.William A. Frye, of 25 Thomas Ave, Apt. 2, also pleaded guilty to negligent operation of a motor vehicle. He was sentenced to 2½ years in the Barnstable…

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