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ABC 6 Providence
Herring fishing to be closed off New England in Octobera closure of the Massachusetts/New Hampshire spawning area for most of October.
Herring fishing to be closed off New England in October
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 57 minutes ago
a closure of the Massachusetts/New Hampshire spawning area for most of October. The area stretches from the north side of Cape Cod to southern Maine. Vessels will not be allowed to possess Atlantic herring caught in the area during the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Despite beauty, Superior has unforgiving sideDetroit, Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth Cit
Despite beauty, Superior has unforgiving side
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Detroit, Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City in North Carolina, Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod in Massachusetts, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Canadian Department of National... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rescued Cape Cod manatee is pregnantThe 800-pound manatee rescued from Cape Cod last week is pregnant. Officials f
Rescued Cape Cod manatee is pregnant
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
The 800-pound manatee rescued from Cape Cod last week is pregnant. Officials from the International Fund for Animal Welfare, the nonprofit organization that rescued the manatee from a small inlet in East Falmouth, discovered the pregnancy during a... Read more
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Providence Business News
UMass Dartmouth researchers awarded $525K to study effect of oyster colonies on nitrogen levelsThe geographic area ranges from Westerl to Chatham, Mass., and includes Narraga
UMass Dartmouth researchers awarded $525K to study effect of oyster colonies on nitrogen levels
Providence Business News / Posted 2 hours ago
The geographic area ranges from Westerl to Chatham, Mass., and includes Narragansett Bay, Buzzards Bay and southern Cape Cod as well as the islands of Block Island, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Projects will focus on water monitoring,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Pilgrim nuclear power plant braces for sweeping inspectionthe infraction involved the breakdown of bearings on one of the pumps used to d
Pilgrim nuclear power plant braces for sweeping inspection
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 hours ago
the infraction involved the breakdown of bearings on one of the pumps used to draw millions of gallons of seawater from Cape Cod Bay into the plant to cool the reactor building. The system cools emergency and safety-related equipment. Problems... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Cape Cod manatee is pregnantBy: News Staff news @abc6.com Mystic, Conn. — The manatee that was rescued of
Cape Cod manatee is pregnant
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 hours ago
By: News Staff news @abc6.com Mystic, Conn. — The manatee that was rescued off the coast of Cape Cod last week is now pregnant. “Washburn,” the 800 pound manatee, was spotted throughout the summer in Cape Cod. However, the cooler water... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Drought, market changes threaten New England cranberry harvestthe dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with
Drought, market changes threaten New England cranberry harvest
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 5 hours ago
the dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with starting commercial cranberry production on Cape Cod in 1816. By then, cranberries already had a long history in a region where soil conditions and climate are just... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers find explanation for interacting giant, hidden ocean wavestides along a shelf break called the Middle Atlantic Bight — a region off the c
Researchers find explanation for interacting giant, hidden ocean waves
PhysOrg / Posted 5 hours ago
tides along a shelf break called the Middle Atlantic Bight — a region off the coast of the eastern U.S. that stretches from Cape Cod in Massachusetts to Cape Hatteras in North Carolina. Credit: Massachusetts Institute of Technology In certain parts... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Delve into the paranormalin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
Delve into the paranormal
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 hours ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest, Watercolors by Julie Zickefoose, runs through Sept. 18 at the Museum of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Grandfather murdered, mother lost at sea and a son facing scrutiny27, after a week at sea. Photo / AP Carman and his mother set off for Martha's
Grandfather murdered, mother lost at sea and a son facing scrutiny
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
27, after a week at sea. Photo / AP Carman and his mother set off for Martha's Vineyard, a small island not far from Cape Cod. That's where things went wrong. According to Carman himself, the pair had cast their lines on Saturday, September... Read more
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News.com.au
Mystery surrounds missing mum and son’s dramatic escapeNEED TO UNDERSTAND WHAT HAPPENED’ Carman and his mother set off for Martha’s V
Mystery surrounds missing mum and son’s dramatic escape
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
NEED TO UNDERSTAND WHAT HAPPENED’ Carman and his mother set off for Martha’s Vineyard, a small island not far from Cape Cod. That’s where things went wrong. According to Carman himself, the pair had cast their lines on Saturday, September... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drew Barrymore looks smart at AdWeek in New Yorkgood friends and, according to New York Post's Page Six column are enjoying fam
Drew Barrymore looks smart at AdWeek in New York
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
good friends and, according to New York Post's Page Six column are enjoying family time on Nantucket island off of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. 'Drew and Will both wanted the divorce done expeditiously. They didn't want a messy divorce,' a... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Cape Cod manatee is pregnantThere’s a twist in the salty tale of the wayward manatee that made its way from
The Cape Cod manatee is pregnant
Boston Globe / Posted 19 hours ago
There’s a twist in the salty tale of the wayward manatee that made its way from southern waters to Cape Cod this summer. Not only is the marine mammal not male, as researchers and rescue experts had thought, she is also expecting. Officials from the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisiswho flood the dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is cred
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Boston Globe / Posted 19 hours ago
who flood the dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with starting commercial production on Cape Cod in 1816. By then, cranberries already had a long history in a region where soil conditions and climate are just... Read more
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The Herald News
Mayor Correia went to Miami, came back with support for streetscapesticket.” That asset, Correia said was “location, location, location,” with it’
Mayor Correia went to Miami, came back with support for streetscapes
The Herald News / Posted 20 hours ago
ticket.” That asset, Correia said was “location, location, location,” with it’s proximity to Boston, Rhode Island and Cape Cod and two major airport hubs “I explained that we are truly the only intersecting piece,” Correia said. “ ... That’s... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah college student headed to Army competitionthe lead for the regional National Guard competition in April at Fort Stewart a
Savannah college student headed to Army competition
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
the lead for the regional National Guard competition in April at Fort Stewart and in the national one in June at Joint Base Cape Cod in Massachusetts. One grueling challenge stood apart from the others — the fast-paced, weighted down trek the Army... Read more
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Newser
Cranberry Cultivation Turns 200 This Year, But Business Is Souringflood bogs for harvest. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with s
Cranberry Cultivation Turns 200 This Year, But Business Is Souring
Newser / Posted yesterday
flood bogs for harvest. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with starting commercial cranberry production on Cape Cod in 1816. The fruit remains Massachusetts' top food crop, supporting thousands of jobs and generating $1.4 billion in... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest, Watercolors by Julie Zickefoose, runs through Sept. 18 at the Museum of... Read more
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The Herald News
Mayor Correia went to Miami this weekend, he came back with support for streetscapesticket.” That asset, Correia said was “location, location, location,” with it’
Mayor Correia went to Miami this weekend, he came back with support for streetscapes
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
ticket.” That asset, Correia said was “location, location, location,” with it’s proximity to Boston, Rhode Island and Cape Cod and two major airport hubs “I explained that we are truly the only intersecting piece,” Correia said. “ ... That’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisisthe dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with starting commercial cranberry production on Cape Cod in 1816. By then, cranberries already had a long history in a region where soil conditions and climate are just... Read more
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Market Watch
Now you can take a road trip in an EV—sort ofCharging Corridors Initiative, positioned strategically in metro areas to enabl
Now you can take a road trip in an EV—sort of
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Charging Corridors Initiative, positioned strategically in metro areas to enable detours to popular vacation spots like Cape Cod, Napa, Lake Tahoe and Sonoma, with the overall network of chargers spaced about 50 miles apart. The project... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bring the umbrella - and the sunglassesrain arrived in Greater Boston before sunrise and forecasters said it will cont
Bring the umbrella - and the sunglasses
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
rain arrived in Greater Boston before sunrise and forecasters said it will continue to fall until roughly noontime. On Cape Cod and in southern portions of the state, clouds will linger into the evening, forecasters wrote. “Rain exits out by... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisisthe dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with starting commercial cranberry production on Cape Cod in 1816. By then, cranberries already had a long history in a region where soil conditions and climate are just... Read more
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Salon.com
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisisthe dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
the dry bogs with water. Revolutionary War veteran Henry Hall is credited with starting commercial cranberry production on Cape Cod in 1816. By then, cranberries already had a long history in a region where soil conditions and climate are just... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisisIn this Sept. 20, 2016 photo, executive director of the Cape Cod Cranberry Grow
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
In this Sept. 20, 2016 photo, executive director of the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers Association Brian Wick, left, and cranberry grower Steve Ward, right, hold harvested cranberries at a bog in Rochester, Mass. All is not well in cranberry country as... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightings on Cape CodRecent bird sightings on Cape Cod (as of Sept. 20) as reported to the Massachus
Bird sightings on Cape Cod
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Recent bird sightings on Cape Cod (as of Sept. 20) as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society. A pelagic birding trip off Provincetown produced 75 Cory’s, 500 great, 750 sooty and 550 Manx shearwaters, a Leach’s storm-petrel, 3 red-necked... Read more
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Boston Globe
2 men charged in Hyannis man’s slaying found guiltyBARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — Two Boston men have been found guilty in the 2012 shoo
2 men charged in Hyannis man’s slaying found guilty
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — Two Boston men have been found guilty in the 2012 shooting death of a Cape Cod man. The Cape Cod Times reports a Barnstable Superior Court jury on Monday found Steven Webster and Eddie Mack guilty of first-degree murder and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
ALS license plate unveiled at State Houseof Motor Vehicles currently offers at least 23 charity license plates, benefitt
ALS license plate unveiled at State House
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
of Motor Vehicles currently offers at least 23 charity license plates, benefitting cancer research, economic development on Cape Cod, farmers, and organizations including the Basketball Hall of Fame, Nantucket Lighthouse School and the Jimmy Fund.... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Man found 100 miles offshore after more than week lost at seahis mother, who often went on fishing trips together. Coast Guard crews from n
Man found 100 miles offshore after more than week lost at sea
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
his mother, who often went on fishing trips together. Coast Guard crews from numerous stations, including Point Judith and Cape Cod, searched the waters near Montauk, New York, and Block Island, but after five days and “exhausting all efforts,” the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
2 men charged in Hyannis man's slaying found guiltyBARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) - Two Boston men have been found guilty in the 2012 shoo
2 men charged in Hyannis man's slaying found guilty
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) - Two Boston men have been found guilty in the 2012 shooting death of a Cape Cod man. The Cape Cod Times reports (http://bit.ly/2d4aMU3) a Barnstable Superior Court jury on Monday found Steven Webster and Eddie Mack guilty of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists warn warmer waters could kill off baby lobsterswhere scientists have said rising temperatures are contributing to the lobsters
Scientists warn warmer waters could kill off baby lobsters
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
where scientists have said rising temperatures are contributing to the lobsters' decline. The lobster catch south of Cape Cod fell to about 3.3 million pounds in 2013, 16 years have it peaked at about 22 million in 1997. The study's authors... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Despite beauty, Lake Superior has unforgiving sideDetroit, Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth Cit
Despite beauty, Lake Superior has unforgiving side
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Detroit, Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City in North Carolina, Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod in Massachusetts, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Canadian Department of National... Read more
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ajc.com
Turning college visits into family vacationsin part, as vacations. We used our vacation budget, building college visits int
Turning college visits into family vacations
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
in part, as vacations. We used our vacation budget, building college visits into leisure trips (for example, we paired Cape Cod and Brown) and spending long winter weekends in Boston, a hub for regional schools, where we also sought out the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vernon man found at sea after eight days missingwas 11,000-square-miles, roughly twice the size of Connecticut. Search vessels
Vernon man found at sea after eight days missing
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
was 11,000-square-miles, roughly twice the size of Connecticut. Search vessels from Maine and New York and aircraft from Cape Cod and North Carolina were involved, according to the Courant. On Friday, Sept. 23, the Coast Guard suspended its... Read more
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SKY News
Man lost at sea for week found, mum still missinglife raft on Sunday by a freighter about 100 nautical miles south of Martha's V
Man lost at sea for week found, mum still missing
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
life raft on Sunday by a freighter about 100 nautical miles south of Martha's Vineyard, an island situated south of Cape Cod. He was said to be in good condition. However, his mother's whereabouts remain unknown. It comes after the Coast... Read more
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Boston Globe
Debate Day, proposed changes for BRAShe scored license number 2. Cranberries were cultivated for the first time in
Debate Day, proposed changes for BRA
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
She scored license number 2. Cranberries were cultivated for the first time in Dennis 200 years ago, and to celebrate, the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers’ Association is taking people who registered on a visit today to a cranberry bog (where they can... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest, Watercolors by Julie Zickefoose, runs through Sept. 18 at the Museum of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sunny Monday followed by rainy Tuesdayrain, when it comes, will help but won’t end the current drought conditions. B
Sunny Monday followed by rainy Tuesday
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
rain, when it comes, will help but won’t end the current drought conditions. Boston is expected receive about a half-inch of rain with more falling in a band stretching from Cape Cod to New Bedford, forecasters wrote. Temperatures will be in the 7... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
See the starsin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
See the stars
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. The Island Grove Chorus, a women’s a cappella group, holds open rehearsals Tuesday nights at 7:15 p.m. at the UCC... Read more
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Boston Globe
Well, well, well ... look what the drought’s doing nowbeen monitoring [the gauges] very closely this year, and all regions of the sta
Well, well, well ... look what the drought’s doing now
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
been monitoring [the gauges] very closely this year, and all regions of the state, with the exception of Cape Cod, have been below normal for the last four or five months,” said Yeo, adding that record-low readings have been... Read more
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FOX News
Man Missing For 8 Days At Sea Found Safefor the pair on Sept. 18 and by Tuesday, the area had expanded to 11,000-square
Man Missing For 8 Days At Sea Found Safe
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
for the pair on Sept. 18 and by Tuesday, the area had expanded to 11,000-square-mile area of the ocean. Search crews from Cape Cod, Maine, New York and North Carolina were all involved. Monte Montegrio told Fox 61 that Nathan, 22, and Linda... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Research uses sensor, video to reveal whales’ mealtime activitiesone. FILE – In this April 10, 2008 file photo, a ballet of three North Atlanti
Research uses sensor, video to reveal whales’ mealtime activities
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
one. FILE – In this April 10, 2008 file photo, a ballet of three North Atlantic right whale tails break the surface in Cape Cod Bay near Provincetown, Mass. The endangered whales increasingly are frequenting the bay, enticed by the fine dining... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah college student to represent National Guard in Army’s Best Warrior Competitionthe lead for the regional National Guard competition in April at Fort Stewart a
Savannah college student to represent National Guard in Army’s Best Warrior Competition
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
the lead for the regional National Guard competition in April at Fort Stewart and in the national one in June at Joint Base Cape Cod in Massachusetts. One grueling challenge stood apart from the others — the fast-paced, weighted down trek the Army... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Walk on airin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
Walk on air
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. The Island Grove Chorus, a women’s a cappella group, holds open rehearsals Tuesday nights at 7:15 p.m. at the UCC... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest, Watercolors by Julie Zickefoose, runs through Sept. 18 at the Museum of... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Meghan Trainor captivates young Boston crowdwas born in Nantucket and grew up there until she was in eighth grade, at which
Meghan Trainor captivates young Boston crowd
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
was born in Nantucket and grew up there until she was in eighth grade, at which point her parents moved to Eastham on Cape Cod, where she attended Nauset Regional. But she'd decided early on she wanted to be a pop star and was composing her... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Meghan Trainor captivates young Boston crowdwas born in Nantucket and grew up there until she was in eighth grade, at which
Meghan Trainor captivates young Boston crowd
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
was born in Nantucket and grew up there until she was in eighth grade, at which point her parents moved to Eastham on Cape Cod, where she attended Nauset Regional. But she'd decided early on she wanted to be a pop star and was composing her... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
All that jazzin early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
All that jazz
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest, Watercolors by Julie Zickefoose, runs through Sept. 18 at the Museum of... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
No Patriots, no problem; take in a semi-pro gamein early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Bo
No Patriots, no problem; take in a semi-pro game
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
in early spring and the New England Aquarium is already running daily trips. Boats operate out of Boston, Plymouth and Cape Cod. The Island Grove Chorus, a women’s a cappella group, holds open rehearsals Tuesday nights at 7:15 p.m. at the UCC... Read more
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Boston Globe
Warmer waters might prevent baby lobsters from survivingwhere scientists have said rising temperatures are contributing to the lobsters
Warmer waters might prevent baby lobsters from surviving
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
where scientists have said rising temperatures are contributing to the lobsters’ decline. The lobster catch south of Cape Cod fell to about 3.3 million pounds in 2013, 16 years after it peaked at about 22 million in 1997. The study’s authors... Read more
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