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  1. Gov. Patrick brings $2.2 million for Lincoln Park road projectRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago |

    Governor Deval Patrick came to North Dartmouth Friday with big news, in the form of a $2.2 MassWorks grant for infrastructure improvements at the intersection of Route 6, Route 177, and Beeden Road. The funds for the local project related to the housing and business development of the 42-acre Village at Lincoln Park was part of $8 million in infrastructure grants awarded statewide last week.


  2. Political notes: Chapman's own money helps narrow fundraising gapRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    John Chapman is invested. Chapman, a Chatham lawyer running to unseat U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., gave $70,000 to his own campaign on Sept.


  3. Keating faces spirited challenge from Republican ChapmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    In what is viewed as one of Massachusetts' two most competitive races for Congress, incumbent Democratic Rep. William Keating is facing a spirited challenge for his 9th Congressional District seat from Republican John Chapman, a Chatham attorney. Along with the 6th Congressional on the North Shore, the 9th is the only place where the incumbent Democrat faces a Republican challenger that has come close in any polls.


  4. Silent Spring Institute seeks more state supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

    All but unknown to national policymakers when it started in 1994, Silent Spring Institute immediately won the hearts - and funding - of state legislators impressed by its determination to explore possible environmental links to the Cape's high breast cancer rates. Former Barnstable Town Manager John Klimm championed the organization when he served in the state House of Representatives, and the organization's profile grew as released research that showed the presence of worrisome chemicals - the kind that can cause breast cancer cells to grow in a laboratory setting - in the Cape's ponds and wells.


  5. New Bedford celebrates completion of airport renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 |

    Officials celebrated the completion of Runway 5-23 at the airport Friday, the last piece of a five-year, $30 million improvement project. With new lights, signs, drainage and an extension to 5,400 feet, the updates make the runway safer and more "conducive to aviation growth," Mayor Jon Mitchell said at the ceremony.


  6. 9th Congressional race: Where the candidates stand on health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cape Cod Times

    In the most heated months of the GOP primary, as some fretted over the possibility of unaccompanied young migrants from Central America arriving at Joint Base Cape Cod, immigration and border security dominated the discussion.


  7. Confident in Moulton against Tisei, Democrats pull ad dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 |

    ... Massachusetts Ninth District, features an unexpectedly close fight between Democratic US Representative William Keating and Republican attorney John Chapman. Republicans were more optimistic about their odds in the Sixth when it looked as is Tisei ...


  8. Biden to return to Boston for Martha CoakleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to attend two fundraisers in Boston later this month, his second October trip as national Democrats work to shore up Massachusetts in a tight race for governor. Biden will attend a fundraiser for Democratic Attorney General Martha Coakley's gubernatorial campaign and a separate one for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee , on Oct. 29, the vice president's office said on Wednesday.


  9. Political Notes: Chapman picks up another former GOP governor's supportRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Cape Cod Times

    A week after a poll showed him holding a five-point lead over U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass, Chatham lawyer John Chapman announced today that he has picked up the endorsement of former Gov. William Weld in the 9th Congressional District race.


  10. 9th District Candidates: Matters of homeland securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Cape Cod Times

    U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass, has had no shortage of opportunities to hold out homeland security as a priority of his past term. A member of the House Foreign Affairs and Homeland Security committees, Keating launched an investigation in the aftermath of last year's Boston Marathon bombings to sniff out any dysfunction that might have prevented the government from preventing the fatal finish-line attack.


  11. Dispute resolved, New Bedford VA nurses won't see pay cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 |

    Nurses at the VA-run health care center on Elm Street won't see a pay cut. A dispute between the Veterans Administration and the nurses - some would have seen salaries cut by as much as 18 percent - has been resolved, Rep. William Keating said Thursday night.


  12. Political Notes: Brown strikes back at Senate presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Cape Cod Times

    Senate President Therese Murray may not want to stump in her own backyard for the former legislator running to keep her district in Democratic hands, but on Wednesday, she campaigned in New Hampshire against her former state Senate colleague Scott Brown, who is running to unseat U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen. Brown, who lost his Senate seat to Elizabeth Warren two years ago and has since moved to his Rye, N.H., vacation home, greeted Murray by drawing from the probation scandal to call the outgoing Senate president a "disgraced politician."


  13. St. Luke's Hospital upgrades maternity with 'first-class treatment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 |

    Erica and Milton Rodrigues' two children were born in St. Luke's Hospital. Their older one, Aiden, is now 4 years old, and baby Dylan just arrived Monday.


  14. Campaign NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz plans to greet diners in Brookline Wednesday morning and draw connections between the Tea Party and Republican candidate for lieutenant governor Karyn Polito. Steve Kerrigan, the running mate of Democrat Martha Coakley, plans to join Wasserman Schultz, chair of the Democratic National Committee, for an 11 a.m. event where they plan to criticize Polito, Charlie Baker's running mate, and what they say is her "radical record."


  15. Poll: Chapman up 5 points over Keating in 9th Congressional raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Cape Cod Times

    An Emerson College/WGBH poll of likely voters released today shows Republican candidate John Chapman with a 5-point lead over incumbent U.S. Rep. William Keating in the 9th Congressional race.


  16. Congressman 'no-show' for radio debate, challenger saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 |

    Republican challenger John Chapman's campaign says U.S. Rep. Bill Keating was a "no-show" for an on-air radio appearance on Cape Cod over the weekend. But Keating's camp countered that the 9th District Democrat never promised to appear Sunday on the Pat Desmarais radio show on WXTK 95.1 FM in Hyannis.


  17. In 9th House district race, signs of a real contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 |

    For months, political handicappers have been following one Congressional race in Massachusetts as the marquee contest, the North Shore campaign that has already toppled the incumbent and now pits Republican Richard Tisei against Democrat Seth Moulton. Increasingly, however, strategists in both parties are focusing attention on a previously quiet race in the 9th District of southeastern Massachusetts, where little-known Republican attorney John Chapman is waging a tightening fight against two-term incumbent Democrat William Keating.


  18. Study the candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Cape Cod Times

    With few exceptions, we have been impressed with the slate of candidates running for local and regional offices this fall across the Cape and Islands. Unfortunately, too many voters elect a candidate based on superficial criteria, such as yard signs, mailings or whether a candidate has knocked on their door.


  19. Canal supports maritime tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Cape Cod Times

    Recent letter writers feel we should fill in the Cape Cod Canal to alleviate the Cape's vehicle traffic. While we are at it, let's level the golf courses near Route 6 so we can widen the highway to five lanes in both directions and have double-lane on- and off-ramps.


  20. Cape Cod Community College Aviation Program Gets Federal BoostRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Aero-News Network

    In ceremonies at The White House in our nation's capital, Cape Cod Community College President John Cox , and Dean Robert Cody accepted a U.S. Department of Labor workforce training grant totaling $2,471,478. The grant will enable the College to immediately accelerate its development of a unique FAA certified airplane maintenance training program on Cape Cod, meeting a critical need for highly skilled technicians in airframe and power plant repair and certification.