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  1. The roots of D-Y school budget impasseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

    ... dealing with reality. Yarmouth's property tax rate of about $10 per $1000 is the second highest on the Cape behind Sandwich. Almost half of the town's budget goes to the schools. While the tax rate is substantial, it falls pretty much in line with ...

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  2. Governor rallies Cape DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Standing before friendly crowds as he stumped for Statehouse candidates on the Cape, Gov. Deval Patrick harked back Sunday to his offering of Joint Base Cape Cod as a shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children, citing his controversial decision as an example of Democratic compassion. "For me, it was an act of patriotism and faith," Patrick said against the backdrop of an American flag inside the Democratic Party's campaign office in Sandwich.

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  3. MA: Question 1 Would Split Gas Tax and InflationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... would "diminish the funding available to municipalities, and that's a real problem," said Grundman, a member of the Sandwich Finance Committee. "Our infrastructure is a constant challenge to our municipal budget." Indexing the tax to inflation would ...

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  4. Community NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cape Cod Times

    ... James Cummings will present the program, "It's Your Money Don't lose it!" from 10:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 31 at the Sandwich Council on Aging, 270 Quaker Meetinghouse Road, East Sandwich. Attendees will learn how even the brightest people on Cape Cod ...

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  5. School soccer: Red Raiders and Vineyarders tie in boys soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Cape Cod Times

    ... preserve the draw with help from Bruno Zanotto, who blocked a cross in front of the net in the final two minutes. Sandwich 2, Dennis-Yarmouth 0: One day after the girls christened Capt. Gerald F. DeConto Veterans Memorial Stadium with a victory, the ...

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  6. Question 1 would split gas tax and inflationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Cape Cod Times

    ... would "diminish the funding available to municipalities, and that's a real problem," said Grundman, a member of the Sandwich Finance Committee. "Our infrastructure is a constant challenge to our municipal budget." Indexing the tax to inflation would ...

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  7. Earth's Biggest Migration Gets A New ExplanationRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Scientific Blogging

    ... evolutionary times." A former science editor of Newsweek, Peter Gwynne is a freelance science writer based in Sandwich, Massachusetts. Reprinted with permission from Inside Science , an editorially independent news product of the American Institute ...

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  8. Rabies task force begins setting bait for raccoonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Cape Cod Times

    Federal officials working with the Cape Cod Rabies Task Force will set out fishy-smelling bait in the next month to orally vaccinate raccoons against rabies. Baiting is scheduled to take place Oct. 20 through Nov. 18 from Sandwich and Mashpee through Route 124 in Brewster and Harwich, according to a statement from the Cape Cod Rabies Task Force.

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  9. Girls soccer: Sandwich tops NantucketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cape Cod Times

    In the first game ever played at Gerald F. DeConto Stadium, the Sandwich Blue Knights christened their new field with a strong 5-1 win over Nantucket behind a great team effort on Friday. Nantucket opened the scoring in the 13th minute, but Sandwich countered in the 29th minute with a goal of their own from Rae LaRochelle.

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  10. School golf: Shaffar-Roggeveen takes titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cape Cod Times

    ... was Monomoy's Kyle Mazzur, who came in with a 111, two shots better that 2013 champion Jon Brant of Barnstable and Sandwich's Steve Galanis. Rounding out the top five were Dennis-Yarmouth's Ian Dearmond, who shot a 116. With Willowbend hosting the ...

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  11. Halloween Encore: Cape Cod Haunted HousesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Here then is a greatest hits list of spooky places to read about and/or visit: The Dillingham House, Main Street, Sandwich One of the most famous haunted houses on Cape Cod, the Dillingham house has been written about many times. Accounts of ghostly ...

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  12. Election Profile: Hunt says constituents are his one 'allegiance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cape Cod Times

    ... on his blog. Hunt is a Cape washashore, the Texas twang still apparent in his voice despite 16 years living in Sandwich. He served on the Finance Committee and the Board of Selectmen before being elected in 2010 as a state representative for the 5th ...

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  13. Hunt says constituents are his one 'allegiance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cape Cod Times

    ... on his blog. Hunt is a Cape washashore, the Texas twang still apparent in his voice despite 16 years living in Sandwich. He served on the Finance Committee and the Board of Selectmen before being elected in 2010 as a state representative for the 5th ...

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  14. Heritage scales Sandwich road planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Heritage proposal. "We recognize the impact this has on your neighborhood," said Richard Johnson, chairman of the Sandwich Economic Initiative Corp.. Heritage will do all it can to minimize that impact, he said. "Give them a chance, their heart is ...

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  15. It's a rap for Mills robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Barnstable Patriot

    Cape police arrest two for alleged gunpoint robbery in the Mills, as police probe whether other area heist is related Two suspects have been ordered held on $50,000 bail each after they were charged on Wednesday for a gunpoint robbery at the Eastern Bank in Marstons Mills the previous day. Brendan Millham, 22, and Kyle Marrs, 23, of Sandwich, were arraigned Wednesday in Barnstable District Court and charged with robbery while armed and masked, according to a statement from police.

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  16. News Minute: Here's the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... and netted $5 million in proceeds. Federal prosecutors announced Friday that 36-year-old Stanley Gonsalves, of Sandwich, and 34-year-old Joshua Gonsalves, of Dennis, were convicted after a monthlong trial. FAIRHAVEN, Mass. (AP) - Some residents of ...

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  17. Cape woman pleads not guilty to charges she hired a man to kill her husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cape Cod Times

    ... and court records do not indicate whether he ever attempted to kill Lasher's ex-husband. Buddy Bothwell, of Sandwich, has been held since October 2013 at the Barnstable County Correctional Facility on charges he assaulted and shot Lasher's ...

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  18. Small DosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Veterans Memorial Community Center, 239 Main St, Bourne; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at American Legion, 20 Main St.. Sandwich; 1 to 6 p.m. Monday at Brewster Baptist Church, 1848 Main St.; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Eagle Pond Rehabilitation and ...

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  19. Army vet charged in armed holdupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Cape Cod Times

    A 22-year-old Sandwich man who was honorably discharged from the Army about five weeks ago pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Barnstable District Court to a charge he robbed an Eastern Bank branch in Marstons Mills at gunpoint Tuesday while wearing a skeleton mask.

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  20. School volleyball: D-Y knocks off BourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Rubin added 12 digs and tallied 21 aces fir the Canalmen (4-10). D-Y moves to 9-4 on the season and plays host to Sandwich on Thursday in an attempt to finish their Atlantic Coast League schedule at a perfect 8-0. Sturgis East 3, Cape Tech 0: Hannah ...

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