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Barnstable Today: Tuesday September 9, 2014

Police are still searching for a robber following a hotel invasion over the weekend, a main street gift shop is robbed Saturday, and road projects are set to begin this week.

No Escape From The Cape

Anti-Nuke Protest At Sagamore Bridge

In what has become an annual event, a group of protesters gathered at the Sagamore Bridge to protest against the nuclear power plant in Plymouth.

The main point of the protest was to choose a day with massive traffic- Labor Day- and use the jam to show people just how hard it would be to escape from Cape Cod in the event of an emergency at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant.

Barnstable Today: August 28, 2014

The Barnstable Agricultural Commission is exploring increasing the town's community garden stock. Experts stopped by this week's Ag Com meeting - and we break it down for you on this episode of Barnstable Today. Plus: Fireworks this Saturday in Lewis Bay!


Season Change, Brewster Grist Mill & Orange Sherbet Salad

      Well as we start to wind down from the normal season and transition into our second season the weather seems to ramping up again. If you enjoy cooler weather this past season has been your year for experiencing the Cape. Not overly warm, and not overly rainy, some would say just about right. Me on the other hand could have used a few more days in the 80s and a few less cloudy days. I love the beach and I love being out in the sun. So as this second season starts I am hoping that we get more days of full sunshine and less of those cloudy days.

Barnstable Today: August 27, 2014

The Cape Cod Commission has released its Draft 208 Water Quality Plan Update. Barnstable Today's Sarah Colvin spoke with Commission executive Paul Niedzwiecki about the plan, the public comment period, and the future of wastewater management on Cape Cod.


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Great White Shark Closes Duxbury Beach 

(MA State Police photo)

The Head, The Tail, The Whole Damned Thing....

Sharks are common off of Chatham, but Duxbury?

The Falmouth Road Race - Always a Very Special Event

For more than four decades, late summer in Falmouth has been defined by the Falmouth Road Race. The 7.1-mile journey, which originated as the fanciful brain child of local legend Tommy Leonard as a bar sprint from the Captain Kidd in Woods Hole to the Casino in Falmouth Heights, has become an amalgam of superlatives—it is one of the world’s best athletic events, one of road racing's top fundraising occasions, and one of the most inspirational undertakings around.

Barnstable Today: Monday August 25, 2014

Economic issues are cited as the reason developers pulled out of a venture to bring a pirate museum to Hyannis, the town loses its appeal to take back a popular town way to water, plus we have details about upcoming events to celebrate Barnstable’s 375th Anniversary.