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Hyannis woman charged after theft from Sgt. Sean Gannon charity event

HYANNIS– Barnstable Police report that on Fridau at approximately 10:30 PM, officers responded to the Cape Codder Resort on Route 132 in Hyannis for a reported larceny. The Cape Codder Resort was hosting a charity fundraiser sponsored by the Behavioral Health Provider, Coalition of Cape Cod. It was

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-06-24 17:57:11

Suspects wreck stolen truck, flee in stolen kayaks, then steal another vehicle

WEST DENNIS– Dennis Police had their hands full on Sunday afternoon when a pickup truck, reportedly stolen in Falmouth, sideswiped a tree on Porter Lane in the Wrinkle Point area of West Dennis, coming to rest in front of 58 Porter Lane with a broken drive shaft.

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-06-24 20:19:29

Charges pending after morning rollover crash in Falmouth

The male operator, a 48-year-old East Falmouth resident, was alone in the vehicle and was transported by FFRD to the Falmouth Hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. Based upon the crash investigation the operator will be cited for motor vehicle violations.

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-06-24 15:37:09

Driver Named in Chatham Crash, Criminal Charges Pending

On Friday, June 22 2018 at 11:38 pm, Chatham Police and Fire responded to a motor vehicle crash in the area of 1671 Main Street (Rt. 28).

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-06-23 13:05:00

Police investigating after body found in Boston

BOSTON —Police have uncovered a body in Boston.Officers responded to Rogers Park Ave. in the Brighton neighborhood Saturday afternoon after getting called to the area.AdvertisementAccording to police, it is not suspicious and the matter is under investigation.

WCVB - 2018-06-23 22:12:00

Pickup Versus Utility Pole in Chatham Overnight

The utility pole won...There wasn't much left of this Ford pickup after it struck a utility pole on Route 28 in Chatham overnight (Chatham Fire Dept photo)From the Chatham Fire Department:CFD responded to a single vehicle crash shortly after midnight involving this black Ford pickup.The crash happen


Marconi-RCA Wireless Museum Present “Chatham Heard Round the World”

The museum, located at the Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, is presenting “Chatham Heard Round the World” a look into one of the world’s pioneering radio transmission stations located right on Cape.

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-06-24 14:40:44

Mass. drug bust nabs gun, pills

Officers seized the pills, 10 grams of heroin, a large amount of cash, and a loaded .380 Caliber handgun.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-06-23 16:28:50

Chatham Council on Aging Events for July 2017

In this engaging docudrama set in 1971, the staff of the Washington Post faces a historic dilemma: whether or not to publish the Pentagon Papers, a top-secret document that reveals the U.S. Government knew for decades that the Vietnam War was unwinnable. Rated PG-13 for Language and War Violence. Ru

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-06-24 05:30:00

Man Charged With Armed Home Invasion, Stabbing Homeowner

MIDDLEBOROUGH, MA — A Brockton man has been charged with a home invasion earlier this month that resulted in the stabbing of one of the homeowners. Anthony Emma, 29, is already in custody at the Plymouth County House of Corrections on a separate case.


Children's Reading Garden At East Falmouth Library Makes Progress

The East Falmouth Branch of Falmouth Public Library has new fencing, new sidewalks, and this space out front that will be an outdoor reading area with benches. The new dogwood tree was planted to partly replace the trees that were removed to make space for the improvements and to provide better air

CAPENEWS.NET - 2018-06-23 18:35:00

Fiery Car Crash in Mashpee Snarls Traffic for Miles

A car crash and resulting vehicle fire in Mashpee around 5:30 p.m. snarled traffic all the way to the rotary in Hyannis at one point.Two cars crashed at 401 Nathan Ellis Highway/Route 151 by Dino's Sports Bar. One of the cars caught fire but the flames were quickly knocked down by Mashpee firefight


Video: Yarmouth DNR Rescues Tangled, Choking Raccoon

From the Yarmouth Division of Natural Resources...***Tangled and Choking Raccoon Rescued***Yesterday Yarmouth Division of Natural Resources was dispatched to a residence in South Yarmouth for a raccoon tangled in old soccer netting on the top of a tree.Yarmouth DNR Officers along with Animal Control


Trooper exposed to fentanyl during traffic stop on Cape

The Trooper observed a powder substance on himself and experienced light-headedness after he conducted a frisk of Arthur Ashley, 37, of New Bedford, police said. Ashley was showing possible overdose symptoms.


‘Beyond The Tattoo’ At The Cape Cod Museum of Art

Mark Corliss is a well-respected tattoo artist here on the Cape. His reputation within the community for his expertise in a particular style of tattoo artwork makes him a much sought-after artist. Mark’s specialty is large-scale, Japanese-style tattoos – full arms, legs, back and chest. Large animal


Forestdale Man Charged With Drug Possession

Police stopped a vehicle on Newtown Road at 5:14 PM for having a broken side-view mirror. The operator was identified as Colby V. Tonello, 29, of Deer Hollow Road.


Four injured in Harwich rear-ender

Cape Wide News was created in 1998 by Provincetown native Tim Caldwell to provide public-safety, spot-news coverage on Cape Cod. This includes the negatives--crimes, crashes and fires--but also positive events such as department promotions and retirements, charity functions and any other activities


Chatham Boaters Impacted by Sand Filled Channels

Smith said it could be difficult for boaters from the west, or towns of Yarmouth, Dennis and Harwich, to visit South Beach. They might only have a couple of hours on either side of high tide to navigate the Morris Island Channel.


Cape Cod Hospital Stent Procedure Readmission Rate Lowest in the State

“We are extremely proud of our Interventional Cardiology program, and its excellent track record of caring for patients here on Cape Cod,” said Cape Cod Healthcare President and CEO Michael Lauf. “The Dexur study demonstrates the effectiveness of our interventional cardiology program at Cape Cod Hos


Mashpee Police Charge Man With Domestic Abuse

A North Easton man pleaded not guilty Monday, June 18,to charges he violated an abuse prevention order and suffocated a woman in Mashpee on Saturday, June 16, according to court documents.Ryan M. Nevens, 38, was arraigned in Falmouth District Court and charged with assault and battery on a family/ho