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Cape Cod Fisherman’s Alliance Welcomes New Board Members
CHATHAM – The Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen’s Alliance welcomed six new board members at it’s appreciation night last week. The celebration welcomed Greg Bilezikian, Charles Borkoski, Beau Gribbin, Eric Hesse, Barry LaBar and Brian Sherin, who all joined the Fishermen’s Alliance’s board this year.
Weekly police department arrests/reports 12/18/18
PROVINCETOWN – Provincetown Police report no arrests for the past week. TRURO – Truro Police report the following arrest for the past week:. On December 15th at 9:10 p.m. Ofc. Andrew Stabbard arrested.
BREAKING: Two-alarm fire reported in commercial building in Chatham
– Firefighters from several towns were called to a blaze in Chatham shortly after 5:30 PM. The fire was reported in a commercial building at 240 Commerce Park. There were reports that propane tanks feeding the fire.
Orleans Police seek thief who stole from Verizon store
– From Orleans Police: Although the image is grainy, we’re hoping someone can help identify the suspect in the red shirt who stole a headphone set from The Verizon Wireless Store at169 Route 6A. The suspect appears to be about 50-55 eaof age, medium build and balding. Suspect also has a grey beard a
Fire crews battle blaze in Chatham
CHATHAM, MASS. (WHDH) - Crews battled a fire at a commercial building Thursday in Chatham. Firefighters responded to Commerce Park North about 6 p.m. In a video posted on the Chatham Fire Department’s Twitter page, fierce flames could be seen coming from the roof of the building.
Car vs pole in Harwich
HARWICH – A car struck a utility pole in Harwich shortly before 11:30 PM Monday. The crash happened at the intersection of Main Street and Sisson Road. The driver was not injured. Utility crews were called to replace the pole. The crash is under investigation by Harwich Police.
Nurses from Puerto Rico assisted with finding work in western Massachusetts
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) - Nurses who left Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria struck last year will resume their careers in western Massachusetts. They gathered at the MassHire Holyoke Career Center on Tuesday afternoon. The nurses learned the process they'll need to follow before receiving their licens
Here’s why some Western Massachusetts cities are welcoming marijuana stores
In Great Barrington, a marijuana business is renting a storefront between two toy stores. Edward Abrahams, vice chairman of the Great Barrington Board of Selectmen and its point person on marijuana, said he has heard some backlash from people who think that’s a bad idea. But Abrahams said residents
2 Massachusetts medical marijuana dispensaries ordered to shut down over use of pesticides
A medical marijuana company with dispensaries in Plymouth and Mashpee was ordered to temporarily shut down by the Department of Public Health. The DPH said Triple M was using pesticides at its Plymouth cultivation facility. The use of any pesticides in medical marijuana is prohibited by both the Dep
Whale Jaw Bone Stolen On Cape Cod: Police
YARMOUTH, MA – Police are investigating the theft on a whale jaw bone on Cape Cod. The International Fund For Animal Welfare reported the theft from its Summer Street headquarters on Wednesday, Dec. 12.
Fines for illegal hunting in Massachusetts
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - Illegal hunting continues to be a serious problem in Massachusetts. Hunting can be a fun activity, but if not done properly, it can cause many problems.
This Haunted Holiday House In Massachusetts Will Give You A Very Creepy Christmas
Haunted houses are usually a more autumnal diversion, but one special manor in Worcester is actually putting a holiday spin on spooky. The Haunted Speakeasy will soon be hosting a glamorous and festive event that just so happens to also be a little creepy. Here’s what you need to know.
2 More Pot Shops To Open In Massachusetts
BOSTON (CBS) — The Cannabis Control Commission has authorized two more pot shops in the state. I.N.S.A. Inc. in Easthampton and Verilife (Pharmacannis Massachusetts Inc. received notice Monday that they would be the fourth and fifth shops to open in Mass.
Massachusetts man arrested in decades-old rape cases
GRETNA, La. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts man has been arrested and extradited to Louisiana to face accusations that he repeatedly raped a young girl and boy in the 1970s.
You Only Have 24 Hours in Harwich – Here’s What to Do
Harwich – or, “the Warm Side of the Cape,” as it has been branded – is the birthplace of the commercial cranberry industry, and is also tenderly known as the “elbow” of the Cape.
Upcoming Events for Kids at Snow Library
A little something for everyone... Move and Groove at Snow Library Friday, December 21st at 10:30. Please join us for an hour of family fun with D.J. Aqua. We will be moving and Grooving at the Orleans Snow Library on Friday, December 21st at 10:30. Participants will be guided by music and gentle in
Private citizens can file criminal charges in Massachusetts’ ‘secret’ courts
Priscilla Rodas believed the worst was behind her after she reported a violent road rage case that left her with a black eye and a facial fracture. After Brookline police arrived at the scene in September, they reviewed a security video of the altercation, and sought court approval for criminal char
Massachusetts Jail Ordered To Give Inmate Methadone For Opioid Addiction
On November 26, 2018, a United States District Court judge in Massachusetts issued a preliminary injunction ordering a jail to provide methadone to treat an inmate with opioid use disorder. The judge said the inmate was likely to prevail in his argument that such a refusal violated the Americans wit
Massachusetts State Police investigating overnight crash on 95N
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WLNE) – State Police are investigating a fiery crash early Sunday morning that sent one person to the hospital. Massachusetts State Police responded to a crash near exit 4 on Route 95 Northbound in Attleboro around 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
This Massive Fabric Warehouse In Massachusetts Is A Dream Come True
If you’ve ever dreamed of wandering around a giant craft store with aisles of fabric that stretch as far as the eye can see, this place will sound like heaven. Here’s the scoop on how to bring your craftiest dreams to life in this humungous fabric paradise.