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In Memory of Josephine Del Deo

August 31, 2016 5:00 am0 comments

In Memory of  Josephine Del Deo October 24, 1925 – August 25, 2016 It’s hard, if not downright impossible, to express how much good Josephine Del Deo did for her beloved Provincetown. That makes her loss this past week at the age of 90 all the harder. Her steely determination [...]

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A Love Story

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Melinda Buckley’s Mother (and me) by Rebecca M. Alvin When Melinda Buckley’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, she went through what she calls “the Alzheimer’s Crash Course.” Her recollection is of a “hurricane of diagnosis and what to do.” Shortly thereafter, the New York actress found herself writing about [...]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS: September 1, 2016

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Drag Brunch at Patio Brings in Big Bucks for HOW This year’s Carnival Drag Brunch hosted by Patio American Grill in Provincetown on August 19 raised the most money ever in the 12-year history of this annual fundraiser to benefit Helping Our Women (HOW). Joachim Sandbichler, Patio American Grill owner, [...]

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On Our Radar: September 1, 2016

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Jenni Olson’s The Royal Road Wolfe Video, a distributor of LGBT films in DVD and streaming formats announces the release of Jenni Olson’s latest film The Royal Road. The film offers a unique blend of history lesson, memoir, and essay, featuring stark images with very little motion as the backdrop [...]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS: August 10, 2016

August 10, 2016 5:00 am0 comments

Shabbat in Ptown Central Reform Temple of Boston, a progressive Jewish congregation located at 15 Newbury Street in the Back Bay, will offer the final gathering in this season’s series of  summer Sabbath Eve worship services in Provincetown, on Friday evening, August 12 at 5:30 p.m.  This inclusive, egalitarian celebration in [...]

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On Our Radar: July 27, 2016

July 27, 2016 10:18 am0 comments

Woods Hole Film Festival Features Cape & Islands Filmmakers from Martha’s Vineyard to Provincetown At 25 years old, the Woods Hole Film Festival is the oldest film festival on the Cape and Islands. Part of the festival’s mission is to support local filmmakers, and this year’s festival features a bumper [...]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS: July 27, 2016

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Swim for Life Registration It’s not too early to start thinking about joining in on Provincetown’s most unique homegrown fundraising event, the annual Provincetown Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla. This year, the Swim will be honoring the Orlando victims with a special Prayer Ribbons event (details to follow). Pre-registration [...]

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For the Kids

June 29, 2016 5:00 am0 comments

by Steve Desroches Summer camp: it’s an American rite of passage. Ghost stories around the campfire. Arts and crafts. Swimming and kayaking. Pie eating contests. And of course what summer camp experience would be complete without a talent show? However, not every child can go to summer camp for a [...]

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Forty Years at the Center for Coastal Studies

June 8, 2016 5:00 am0 comments

On Thanksgiving Day in 1984 Stormy Mayo and Dave Mattila of the Center for Coastal Studies went out into Provincetown Harbor in a rubber dinghy to help a whale in distress. The whale had become entangled in old fishing lines.  It is the first known instance of a successful whale [...]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS: June 2nd, 2016

June 1, 2016 5:00 am0 comments

Art & Spirit Charitable Art Auction Seeks Emerging Artists The 7th Annual Charitable Art Auction features works by emerging local artists as well as established Lower and Outer Cape artists. The money raised by sales is distributed by St. Mary’s of the Harbor Episcopal Church to local and international charities [...]

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