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By Jack Sheedy
Snow and more snow, with wind and more wind. Windows frosted and covered in white, turning vision inward. Tobacco and pipe, solitary reflections on life. Days of inactivity, searching for deeper meaning. Youth ascending, toward the sun like Icarus, triumph unimpeded. Middle age descending, toward waxen earth, a hard landing indeed.
Town staff prepares for e-permitting, the Barnstable Early Learning Center is set to break ground, and find out what you need to know to stay safe during the upcoming blizzard. These stories on this episode of Barnstable Today.
The war metaphor is commonly used to describe our public policy confrontation of the substance abuse epidemic that is unquestionably the most important and imperative public policy challenge of our time.
In today's CCTimes, my friend, Dan McCullough penned a beautiful piece about the loss of his brother Bobby. It reminded me of my own memory.
You ever drive by a house or a memorial named after a person and wonder who the person was? Here's a little story about a place on the Cape.
We have details about last night's Town Council Meeting on this episode of Barnstable Today.
Funny how stages come in our lives and we try to bend to the changes. I was on top with posting on my blogs faithfully twice a week, and trying to find time to answer so many comments, but keeping up with repairs and updates to our home since May of 2014, set me back with my normal routine.
I’m resurrecting some of my earlier posts which I want to call attention to. “What is your carbon footprint?” is one of them.
Welcome to a winter seems never to end, all cold and no snow. Now don't get me wrong I am not unhappy with the fact that we have not had to deal with a lot of snow, and I like snow but it's the bitter cold that I can't stand and the number it does on my heating bills, thank you very much NStar and you nice little hike in rates. Anyway I would much prefer temps a little warmer and a lot of snow than no snow and colder temperatures.
Barnstable Municipal Airport is getting a new Assistant Manager, job seekers are getting help from a local organization, and we talk with Cape Cod Healthcare's Cheryl Bartlett who was recently appointed as the Executive Director of the organization's Cape Cod Regional Substance Abuse Prevention Initiative.
A local motel will need to make changes to keep its license, Barnstable wins a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency to deal with storm water run off, and the Barnstable Police Department assists with a record breaking drug bust.