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Thursday July 31, 2014

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«Hollywood comes to Wareham: ‘Ted 2’ to film at diner»

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 10:30 via Wareham News Headlines

Wareham is no stranger to Hollywood movie productions. With movies like “The Way, Way Back,” with Steve Carell in 2013 and “Grown Ups” with Adam Sandler in 2010 both being filmed at Water Wizz in East Wareham, the town has seen its fair share of the big screen. And that’s not the end of it.…

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House And Senate Narrowly Override Deval’s Veto Of 4C’s Aviation Program

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 10:24
via The Real Cape

CapeCodOnline.com – Legislators on Wednesday overwhelmingly overrode Gov. Deval Patrick’s veto of $1.95 million in funding for Cape Cod Community College, reviving the West Barnstable campus’s hopes of launching a Federal Aviation Administration-certified airplane mechanic program in…

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YPD TBT…

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 10:19
via YPD Facebook Wall

YPD TBT…

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Wellfleet police arrest unlicensed Idaho motorcyclist

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 10:00
via Cape Cod Today

Driver called WPD to report erratic operation, speeding and improper passing read more

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Wellfleet police arrest unlicensed Idaho motorcyclist

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 10:00
via Police and Fire News

Driver called WPD to report erratic operation, speeding and improper passing read more

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Sierra Leone declares health emergency amid Ebola

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:55
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

The president of Sierra Leone declared a public health emergency as the Ebola crisis blamed for nearly 700 deaths deepened across West Africa, vowing to quarantine sick patients at home and conduct house-to-house searches for others who may have been…

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Passenger dies, pilot hurt in parking lot crash in San Diego

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:48
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.

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Dujardin’s new book highlights “eco-elegant” style - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:35
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerDujardin's new book highlights "eco-elegant" styleNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) After recovering from environmental illness caused by toxins encountered in her work, interior designer Trudy Dujardin now lives by the mantra “A healthy home is the ultimate…

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Restaurateur has equal passion for antiques - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:35
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerRestaurateur has equal passion for antiquesNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) Whenever antiques dealer, collector and restaurant owner Alan Cunha finds an antique piece that speaks to him, he lights up “like a little kid at Christmas.” In fact, he calls his obsession…

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Journalism in the digital age on tap in Geschke, Hays lectures - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:35
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Journalism in the digital age on tap in Geschke, Hays lecturesNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) Politics, gender discrimination and the digital age of journalism are all on tap in upcoming lectures by speakers Stephen Shepard, Lynn Povich and Peter Baker, whose collective experience spans The…

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THE TOMMY MOOSE COMES TO YPD Thanks to a generous donation from Yarmouth Moose L…

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:22
via YPD Facebook Wall

THE TOMMY MOOSE COMES TO YPD Thanks to a generous donation from Yarmouth Moose Lodge 2270, the Yarmouth Police Department will now have 'Tommy the Moose' on board YPD cruisers. The Tommy Moose® program aids in helping children overcome fears and anxiety during times of stress. Donated to Law…

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Family Boat Building Workshop

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:22
via Cape Cod Times YouTube

Family Boat Building Workshop Sights and sounds from the family boat building workshop at the Woods Hole Historical Museum on July 30, 2014. From: capecodtimes Views: 0   0 ratings Time: 01:10 More in Entertainment

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Big Finish

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:20
via Right Field Fog

Kevin McCanna and Falmouth are pushing for the top spot in the West.

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Brewster Man Claims To Be “A Terrorist And Card-Carrying Member Of Al-Qaida

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 9:01
via The Real Cape

CapeCodOnline.com – A Brewster man arraigned Tuesday in Barnstable District Court on a drunken-driving charge reportedly told police he was a terrorist with CIA connections. Vladko Iliev, 30, pleaded not guilty to operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a…

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Foreign bicyclist severely injured in Hyannis after stuck by car

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 8:33
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A foreign bicyclist was struck and severely injured by a car late last night on Route 132, police said this morning.

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Bill aims to toughen Massachusetts’ gun laws

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 8:13
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Massachusetts police chiefs would have the right to go to court to try to deny firearms identification cards needed to buy rifles or shotguns to individuals they feel are unsuitable under a compromise bill released by lawmakers.

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Invasive emerald ash borer beetle found in Boston

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 8:08
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

An invasive and destructive beetle has been found at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston - the first emerald ash borer to be detected in Suffolk County.

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Market Basket orders workers to return to work Monday

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 7:59
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

Market Basket’s co-CEOs said workers can return “without fear of penalty” and the company also will begin advertising to hire new workers.

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Inaugural music festival offers something for all - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 7:37
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerInaugural music festival offers something for allNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) The inaugural Nantucket Music Festival – set for Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 2 and 3 – will offer two stages; an eclectic lineup of 20 performers headlined by Dispatch and Edward Sharpe…

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Bicyclist struck by car on Route 132 in West Barnstable

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 7:25
via Police and Fire News

Victim transported to Cape Cod Hospital with serious injuries read more

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Bicyclist struck by car on Route 132 in West Barnstable

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 7:25
via Cape Cod Today

Victim transported to Cape Cod Hospital with serious injuries read more

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Cyclists arrive on-island to build housing - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 6:33
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerCyclists arrive on-island to build housingNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) A group of 34 red-clad 20-somethings descended upon Nantucket earlier this month as part of the national charity Bike and Build. They had ridden from Bar Harbor, Maine to Nantucket to aid Housing…

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Nonprofits tap next generation - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 6:33
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerNonprofits tap next generationNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) Each generation brings with it a new set of values and cultural norms, a new set of ideals and beliefs. That leaves some nonprofit organizations out in the cold as their traditional donor and volunteer bases…

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Surf’s up for island surfing schools - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 6:33
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerSurf's up for island surfing schoolsNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) With head-high waves and onshore winds, the conditions were too rough on Tuesday for teaching, so two of the island surf schools battled it out ion the south shore in an impromptu surfing competition.…

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Uncertain future for young adults with autism - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 6:33
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerUncertain future for young adults with autismNantucket Island Inquirer(July 31, 2014) The road for those diagnosed with autism can be full of much doubt and uncertainty. But once those on the spectrum make the significant transition from teenage years into adulthood, the situation…

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Driver of stolen car charged in Milestone Rotary crash - Nantucket Island Inquirer

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 6:02
via The Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror

Nantucket Island InquirerDriver of stolen car charged in Milestone Rotary crashNantucket Island Inquirer(July 24, 2014) An Alexandria Drive woman faces multiple charges, including car theft and drunken driving, after the Volkswagen she allegedly stole struck another car broadside in the Milestone Rotary…

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No word yet on migrant arrival from feds

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 6:00
via Cape Cod Today

They don’t know if they can set up a facility without the appropriation from Congress read more

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Zinov denies drug charges

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:56
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A Centerville man serving time in prison for a 2011 shooting was arraigned Tuesday in Barnstable Superior Court on unrelated charges stemming from a December raid at his family home.

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Motorcyclist eludes police, but not for long

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:55
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A 22-year-old Idaho man on a motorcycle was arrested after dodging a police officer trying to pull him over on Route 6, according to Wellfleet police.

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Motorcyclist eludes police, but not for long

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:55
via Cape Cod Times Police and Fire Logs

A 22-year-old Idaho man on a motorcycle was arrested after dodging a police officer trying to pull him over on Route 6, according to Wellfleet police.

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Brewster man charged with OUI makes terrorist claim

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:54
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

A Brewster man arraigned Tuesday in Barnstable District Court on a drunken-driving charge reportedly told police he was a terrorist with CIA connections.

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Ariz. minister to speak on immigration crisis

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:53
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

The Rev. John Dorhauer, a United Church of Christ minister from Arizona, will be in Massachusetts next week to give a firsthand account of the immigration crisis along the Mexican border.

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Julia Glass won’t be at Titcomb’s Saturday

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:53
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

An author event highlighted on the Book’s page of Sunday’s Times has been canceled. Julia Glass, author of “And the Dark Sacred Night,” will not be at Titcomb’s Bookshop on Saturday.

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Fireworks viewers say they were left in the dark

Thu, July 31, 2014 - 1:52
via Cape Cod Times Headlines

In the buildup to the Cape Cod Canal Centennial celebration, organizers had a suggestion for visitors planning to see the fireworks finale Tuesday night:

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