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Barnstable Today: Friday October 24, 2014

We have details about two great Halloween events for families this weekend on this episode of Barnstable Today.

Doing So Much - Together

I had the pleasure of speaking to Professor Deniz Leuenberger’s class on public finance and local government at Bridgewater State University last week. The students were eager and engaged, and responded to my somewhat pedestrian presentation on revenues, expenses, taxes and fees with some great questions and genuine interest.

Barnstable Today: Thursday October 23, 2014

School officials want feedback from parents when it comes to school start time, commercial fishermen conduct training exercises in Hyannis Harbor today, and we have details about the Barnstable High School drama club’s annual haunted house.

An Autumn Week on the Cape & Autumn Soup

      This past week was a wonderful week, on Tuesday after receiving the email we were privileged again to go and help with the Chardonnay harvest at Truro Winery. This year we seemed to have a larger group than last year and although the morning started out with a few clouds that was perfect not to get the day over heated, while clearing out to clear blue skies by the time we were wrapping up around noon.

Barnstable Today: Wednesday October 23, 2014

Non-resident Sandy Neck stickers will cost more next summer, the School Committee is discussing a project that would upgrade the athletic fields at Barnstable High School, and the Barnstable Senior Center is getting help from two grants.

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Many years ago, when people still used paper maps, I recall my excitement at the debut of the new edition of Butterworth Cape Cod Atlas & Guidebook. I was about 20 and this was a big deal, mostly because I am a map geek, and the release of a new map was akin to a blockbuster movie release. Also, this was not some far away land that was featured – it was of the Cape – and I am, for better or worse, a yokel.

Barnstable Today: October 21, 2014

Barnstable police nab a bank robber, Sandy Neck fees on the rise, and a water works project to begin this week on Yarmouth Road. These stories and more on our October 21, 2014 edition of Barnstable Today.

Barnstable Today: Monday October 20, 2014

How Town Officials are making sure they have a protocol in place to deal with Ebola, a project to replace aging Barnstable Public School trailers could cost more than projected, and a new program will help nurses get their Bachelor’s degree right here on Cape Cod.

Barnstable Today: Friday October 17, 2014

Town Council again postpones a vote related to the West Barnstable Shooting Range, Town Council approves a request for funds to make repairs to Barnstable High School, and rabies bating is set to begin next week in Barnstable.