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Wednesday September 17, 2014

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«Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign »

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 4:19 via Cape Cod Times Headlines

EDINBURGH, Scotland — For Scots, today was a day of excitement, apprehension, and a flood of final appeals before a big vote on whether to leave the United Kingdom and become an independent state.

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North Beach Cottages Demolished

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 4:07
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Two more cottages on North Beach are being removed after erosion has eaten away at the island.

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Barnstable Today 09 17 2014

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 3:48
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Barnstable Today 09 17 2014 Barnstable Today Daily News Program. From: BarnstableChannel18 Views: 0   0 ratings Time: 10:01 More in News & Politics

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Falmouth Poor House memorial dedication

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 3:44
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Donna Walcovy discusses the dedication of a memorial for 33 residents of the Falmouth Poor House who are buried at the Methodist Society Burial Ground in Falmouth.

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Susan’s Garden

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 3:37
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Mini golf course in Dennis Port wins Garden club award. General manager Kristen Crooker talks about it.

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Cummaquid Golf Club demolition

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 3:36
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The clubhouse at the Cummaquid Golf Club is torn down Monday Sept. 15, 2014 so a new one can be built.

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Police Raid Yarmouthport House and Seize Drugs, Cash, and Semi-Automatic Handgun…

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 3:32
via YPD Facebook Wall

Police Raid Yarmouthport House and Seize Drugs, Cash, and Semi-Automatic Handgun On Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at approximately 6:15AM—the Yarmouth Police Department, led by Yarmouth Police Detective Christopher VanNess and the Yarmouth Police Proactive Anti-Crime Unit—with support of the Yarmouth…

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NFL, union agree to new drug policy, HGH testing

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 3:14
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

The NFL finally will have HGH testing, perhaps as early as the end of this month.

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Social media sleuths aid gay couple beating probe

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:54
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Police searching for a group of suspects in the beating of a gay couple say they got an assist from social media users, and a defense lawyer said Wednesday that some of them were turning themselves in for questioning.

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Getting animals to dazzle on screen is a wild job

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:40
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

For animal trainers on film sets, the job can be wild. Getting snakes on a plane takes a bit of heat or light, but cajoling a bear to perform for the camera can require buckets of fried chicken.

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Auction for collaborative painting - Martha’s Vineyard Times

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:39
via Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha’s Vineyard TimesAuction for collaborative paintingMartha’s Vineyard TimesThis collaborative painting by Dan VanLandingham, Traeger diPietro, and Dave Tierney will be up for auction Sept. 25. From 5 pm to 9 pm on Thursday, Sept. 25, in celebration of this summer's first annual Martha's…

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Good Taste: What’s the story with your breakfast? - Martha’s Vineyard Times

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:39
via Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha’s Vineyard TimesGood Taste: What's the story with your breakfast?Martha’s Vineyard TimesBefore you bite into your next breakfast, do you know where it's been? I'm not talking about your cook's loose interpretation of the five-second rule. Nor am I suggesting that your…

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Coming Soon: JazzFest 2014 - CapeNews.net

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:14
via The Enterprise Newspapers

Coming Soon: JazzFest 2014CapeNews.netTwo events at Highfield Hall & Gardens kick off JazzFest Falmouth 2014. The first, on Saturday, September 27, at 10 AM, is The Birth of the Blues, a presentation by Robert Wyatt. Known for his in-depth and witty presentations,. Mr. Wyatt will trace the ...

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Aquinnah Approved for Gay Head Light Ownership

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:13
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

2:11 pm, September 17, 2014Sara Brown The town is one step closer to taking stewardship of the Gay Head Light, with the Department of the Interior approving its application to take possession of the endangered lighthouse. The project will cost about $3 million and will take place sometime next year.…

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Vineyard Haven Town Column: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:09
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

2:08 pm, September 17, 2014Nancy GardellaDon’t the neighborhoods seem quieter now that the kids are off the streets from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.? School sports are starting up with many practices and many parents chauffeuring. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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3 arraigned in disappearance of Mass. boy

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:05
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Three Massachusetts residents charged with hindering the investigation into the disappearance and death of a 5-year-old boy have been arraigned in Superior Court.

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Dan Waters Runs for Moderator in West Tisbury

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:01
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

1:59 pm, September 17, 2014Sydney BenderMr. Waters, who is a longtime town resident and the lone candidate, pledged to carry out the respected legacy of the late moderator F. Patrick Gregory, who died unexpectedly this past spring. The special election is Nov. 4. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Teresa Martin named Lower Cape Community Access Television’s executive director

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 2:00
via Cape Cod Today

LCCAT serves Brewster, Orleans, Eastham, Wellfleet and Truro read more

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Football: Nantucket at Monomoy

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 1:36
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Monomoy hosts Nantucket in football Friday night

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An odd interlude with seals in Truro

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 1:32
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

On today’s CapeCast: A man and his dog, out for a walk on a remote beach in Truro, became the star attraction for a bunch of seals.

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West Tisbury Town Column: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 1:17
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

1:16 pm, September 17, 2014John S. AlleyWell, Monday is the first day of the fall season and we are thankful for all of our summer memories as September is slipping away as quick as you can say Jack Frost! var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Oak Bluffs Town Column: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 1:06
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

1:05 pm, September 17, 2014Skip FinleyPresently the third ranked town in assessed property value, a square mile of Oak Bluffs is worth $289,934,976, ranking second to Vineyard Haven. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Edgartown Town Column: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 12:58
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

12:57 pm, September 17, 2014Kathie CaseNow this is the weather I love. The sky is that perfect blue. The clouds are so white and fluffy and there is no humidity. Plus, you can sleep at night with a blanket on. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Chilmark Town Column: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 12:53
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

12:52 pm, September 17, 2014Jane N. SlaterChilmark has gone fishin’. . . the weather is good and the fish are running. Lots of fishermen line the jetties and small boats are out. The bonito are biting as well as the false albacore. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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On Chappy: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 12:48
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

12:47 pm, September 17, 2014Peter WellsSeptember is the best month to be on the Vineyard. It is the perfect time to hike the trails on Chappy; our version of the Appalachian Trail runs clear across the heart of the island. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Aquinnah Town Column: Sept. 19

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 12:44
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

12:43 pm, September 17, 2014June D. ManningAutumn is upon us. The shadows are getting longer each day. Sunsets are simply spectacular. Beach plums are still in abundance. The fish are biting and deer are on the move. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'ef8ddb61-e8d9-4053-9694-0dc034050ea1'});

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Katama Bay oyster farms resume harvest - Martha’s Vineyard Times

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 12:11
via Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha’s Vineyard TimesKatama Bay oyster farms resume harvestMartha’s Vineyard TimesOyster farmers in Katama Bay have permission to begin harvesting once again. —Photo by Michael Cummo. On Wednesday, Sept. 10, the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries and Department of Public Health…

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Shirley Berkowitz Dworkin, 92, Was Daughter of Russian Immigrants

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 12:04
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 12:02pmShirley Berkowitz Dworkin, known as Shirley Sunshine, died peacefully on Sept. 9 at Linden Ponds in Hingham, where she had resided for the past four years. She was 92.Beloved mother and grandmother, Mrs. Dworkin was born Nov. 18, 1921 to Russian immigrants Dora…

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Shirley Berkowitz Dworkin - Martha’s Vineyard Times

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 11:57
via Martha's Vineyard Times

Shirley Berkowitz DworkinMartha’s Vineyard TimesShirley-Berkowitz-Dworkin.jpg Shirley Berkowitz Dworkin, beloved mother and grandmother, died peacefully on Sept. 9, 2014, at Linden Ponds in Hingham, where she had lived for the past four years. She was 92. Shirley Dworkin was born Nov. 18, 1921,…

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Robert Lee Doss Jr. Was Loving Husband and Father

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 11:56
via Martha's Vineyard Gazette

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 11:55amRobert Lee Doss Jr. died on Sunday, Sept. 7, from pancreatic cancer. He was 68.Robert, also known as Butch or Bob, depending on when and who was asking, was born on April 3, 1946 in Tifton, Ga. He grew up in the Los Angeles area; came into his own, building a strong…

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An odd interlude with seals in Truro

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 11:49
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An odd interlude with seals in Truro On today's CapeCast: A man and his dog, out for a walk on a remote beach in Truro, became the star attraction for a bunch of seals. From: capecast Views: 0   0 ratings Time: 01:55 More in Entertainment

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CNN: Joan Rivers’ doctor took selfie before her death

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 11:42
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Quoting a source, CNN is reporting today that a doctor involved in the recent procedure on Joan Rivers took a selfie photo while the comedian was under anesthesia.

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Aquinnah wins ownership of Gay Head Light - Martha’s Vineyard Times

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 11:41
via Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha’s Vineyard TimesAquinnah wins ownership of Gay Head LightMartha’s Vineyard TimesIn a letter dated Sept. 12, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell agreed to transfer ownership of the Gay Head Light from the federal government to the town of Aquinnah. The transfer is…

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Orleans man in stable condition after South Wellfleet crash

Wed, September 17, 2014 - 11:24
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An Orleans man was in stable condition this morning at the hospital following an early morning one-car crash yesterday on Route 6.

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