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Finger cannot be reattached after being bitten off in golf course brawl, police say

When firefighters arrived at the scene, they discovered the 57-year-old victim had his finger bitten off to his knuckle. He was transported to a local hospital, but Botieri said doctors couldn't save the finger.

WCVB - 2018-08-19 20:22:00

State Police Arrest Mashpee Man for Trafficking Cocaine

On Friday August 17 at 10:37 p.m. Trooper Edward Alldredge out of the Yarmouth Barracks was on patrol Route 6 East bound in Barnstable. While patrolling he observed a white sedan traveling in the right travel lane drift over the white fog line multiple times. Trooper Alldredge stopped the sedan and

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-08-19 22:29:00

Flanagan Pulls Off Surprise Victory At Falmouth Road Race

Canadian Ben Flanagan became the first North American to win the Falmouth Road Race in 30 years on Sunday, August 19, when he surged to the front over the final half-mile and won a footrace to the finish line to earn the crown in his first-ever visit to Cape Cod. Flanagan, a recent graduate of the U

CAPENEWS.NET - 2018-08-19 18:23:00

Water Spout Forms in Wareham During Saturday Storm

From the Wareham Department of Natural Resources:Some amazing pictures of a waterspout that formed in Wareham during Saturday evenings storm!Great pictures and photo credit to Drew Framson while on board theHy-Line CruisesM/V Viking sightseeing vessel out of Onset Harbor!!!

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-08-19 07:38:00

Cape Cod Beach Indefinitely Closed After More Sharks Spotted

Follow CBSPHILLYCAPE COD, Mass. (CBS)– The Cape Cod beach where a New York man was bitten by a shark is indefinitely closed to swimming.Officials in Truro say Long Nook Beach will be closed until further notice. The decision to close the beach comes after more sharks were spotted in its waters.Netfl

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-18 19:10:02

5-year-old suffers 3rd degree burns after falling at Wareham campground - Wareham

According to emergency broadcasts, the child suffered second and third degree burns to his face and arms. Also, he was being treated by a nurse at the scene when first responders arrived and was conciouess and alert.

VILLAGESOUP.COM - 2018-08-19 00:00:00

Canadian Man Wins Falmouth Road Race, Back-to-Back Women’s Winner

Canadian Ben Flanagan finished two seconds ahead of Scott Fauble, of Flagstaff, Arizona. His winning time was 32:21.

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-08-19 16:27:53

Two Charged in Wareham Attempted Break-In

Jaime Zornitsky, age 27, of Mashpee was in trouble with Wareham Police for the second time in two days when she was charged with unarmed burglary for a Thursday incident. (WPD booking photo)

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-08-19 07:52:00

New Cape Cod Opera Company to Debut Next Month

The performance is a modern spin on the renowned tale of seduction, obsession and tragedy. It explores the intense romance between Carmen, a powerful woman who has risen through the ranks of the criminal underworld, and Don Jose, a soldier who leaves his military post and hometown sweetheart to be w

CAPECOD.COM - 2018-08-19 09:00:50

August 19 - 1968: Kurt Vonnegut gets a one-way ticket from Barnstable to fame

This writer well recalls the day, because it was the beginning of the end of Kurt's Cape Cod years - a time of violent protests over the war in Vietnam, and the citizen reaction.

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-08-19 00:01:00

Victim's finger bitten off in Mass. golf course brawl

PLYMOUTH, Mass. —A 47-year-old man was arrested and charged with mayhem after he allegedly bit off another golfer's finger.The incident happened just before sunset Friday at the Southers Marsh Golf Club in Plymouth.AdvertisementSomeone called 911 reporting that two men had gotten into a fight, and o


Great White Shark Spotted Off Barnstable Harbor: Police

BARNSTABLE, MA – A great white shark sighting has been reported off Barnstable Harbor, police said Friday. Beachgoers at all northern beaches, including Sandy Neck and Millway, are urged to use caution.


Sagamore Restaurant Subject Of Social Media Firestorm

In a world where everything is becoming digital, social media can have a powerful effect on a business—a business owner caught performing an act of kindness can boost a customer base, whereas a bad decision can deplete it.This past weekend, a post on Facebook went viral when a mother posted screensh


Drunk Driver Nearly Collides With Sandwich Cruiser

A Marshfield man was arrested after nearly crashing his car into a Sandwich police cruiser on Saturday, August 11.An officer driving on Cotuit Road near Rectangle Drive at 8:52 PM saw a car crossing the center line and almost colliding with the cruiser. The officer turned around and stopped the car.


Sandwich Hollows Hosting Charity Tournament

The Corpus Christi Parish and the Sandwich Knights of Columbus are teaming up for a charity golf tournament on Saturday, September 15, to benefit multiple organizations.Proceeds from the tournament, which is being held in honor of the late Jack MacDonald, will go to Coats For Kids, Sandwich Food Pan

CAPENEWS.NET - 2018-08-18 15:29:00

Wareham Police respond to break in, arrest repeat offender - Wareham

The pair were later identified as Jaime Zornitsky, 27, of Mashpee and Tara Nightingale, 23, of Mashpee.


Author and book events: Week of Sunday, Aug. 19

Authors Patry Francis, Jessica Keener, Nan Rossiter, Greg O'Brien, William Martin and Chris Seufert will headline Art, Word and Wine, an Evening for Your Senses, 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Cape Cod Museum of Art, Route 6A, Dennis. The fundraiser for Dream Day On Cape Cod, a camp for children with life-t

CAPECODTIMES.COM - 2018-08-19 00:00:00

Person suffers bite injury to hand during fight at Plymouth golf course

PLYMOUTH, Mass.- A person suffered a "bite injury to the hand" after a fight between golfers at the Southern Marsh Golf Club in Plymouth, police say.

BOSTON25NEWS.COM - 2018-08-18 22:26:51

Barnstable Police Arrest Man in Keyes Beach Stabbing

On August 14, 2018, Barnstable Police arrested a Centerville man in connection with a stabbing at Keyes Beach in Hyannis. At about 5:20 pm on Sunday, August 12th, Barnstable Police was dispatched to Keyes Beach after receiving a report of a man with a gun. Arriving officers discovered a large party,

CAPE COD TODAY - 2018-08-18 12:58:00

Rollover Crash on Route 25 in Wareham, Two Occupants Trapped

Friday, August 17th at 12:40 pm, Group 4 was dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle rollover on Route 25 Eastbound.