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The Starter Mom: Cleaning up my act

The Starter Mom: Cleaning up my act

by Nicole Loughan Utter Have you ever tried to nail Jello to a tree? If you have you know that’s about how difficult it is to keep a house clean with young children. While you are cleaning the dishes a pile of Lego’s is crashing down in another room and while you are picking up the Lego’s you hear […]

The Garden Muse: March Equinox

The Garden Muse: March Equinox

The March equinox will occur at 16:57 (or 12:57 PM EST) Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on March 20, 2014. This marks the beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere and fall (autumn) in the southern hemisphere from an astronomical viewpoint. The March equinox is the movement when the sun crosses the true celestial equator – […]

Happening Kids: Caroline Kent & Colby Bryant

Happening Kids: Caroline Kent & Colby Bryant

The Cape Cod Soccer Officials Association announced today the 2014 recipients of the Richard E. Maxwell Memorial Scholarship Awards. The 2014 awards go to: Caroline Kent – Bourne High School Colby Bryant – Upper Cape Tech Each will receive an award of $500.00 upon completion of the first semester of their freshman year. Established in […]

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Greater Falmouth Mostly All-Male Men’s Chorus Welcomes New Members

The Greater Falmouth Mostly All-Male Men’s Chorus, under the direction of John J. Dulina, IV, will begin rehearsing for its spring concerts on Thursday, March 6, from 7 to 9 PM, at Morse Pond School, 323 Jones Road, in Falmouth. Rehearsals continue on Thursday evenings at the school throughout the spring. The spring concerts, titled, […]

Breast Cancer Non-Profit Calls for State Funding of Environmental Health Research on Cape Cod

Breast Cancer Non-Profit Calls for State Funding of Environmental Health Research on Cape Cod

For over two decades, the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) has been dedicated to preventing environmental causes of breast cancer. As part of this effort, MBCC supports research into chemicals linked with cancer and other diseases. This year, MBCC is supporting its sister organization, Silent Spring Institute, with a request for state funding to conduct […]

The Starter Mom: Fighting the “Fake?” Flu

The Starter Mom: Fighting the “Fake?” Flu

by Nicole Loughan Despite up to date flu shots, my children and I found ourselves holding our hair back praying to the porcelain goddess last week. I wondered why this terrible flu had happened to us? This rhetorical question usually just lingers, but this time, I had a chance to get answers and took it. […]