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The planning board will recommend a medical marijuana overlay zoning district along Route 6 in South Wellfleet to town meeting April 28. The board voted unanimously Wednesday to recommend the zoning bylaw amendment as a way to tailor acceptable locations for registered medical marijuana dispensaries.
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The Friday News Roundup on The Point : the Massachusetts Legislature patches a hole in state law that made it legal for someone to take photos up someone's skirt in public.
The Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod announced last month that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Vineyard Nursing Association, a Medicare-certified agency that has been providing home health-care services to both Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket and is experiencing financial challenges.
Nantucket Little League will hold its fourth annual Knuckle Ball fundraiser from 6-10 p.m. Saturday, March 8 at The Chicken Box Nightclub, 16 Dave St., with music by girlband and DJ Bri Guy, a silent auction with bid items including Red Sox and One Direction tickets, food by Sophie T's, A.K. Diamond's and Fusaro's, and prizes for best 1980s outfit ... (more)
Don't say you've got nothing to do this month. Play The Inquirer and Mirror's weekly March Madness game and you could win one of four trips, including the grand prize, a trip to Las Vegas.
Broad Street between Centre and South Beach streets, Federal Street at Chestnut Street, South Beach Street at Oak Street, and South Water Street from Broad to India streets are all closed.
To rank New England's Best Hospitals Rated by Patients , GoLocal began with the results of the latest Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems , also known as the HCAHPS Survey.
This community hospital has provided primary and ambulatory care services for residents of the Blackstone Valley of Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts for 120 years.
Nantucket author and historian Nathaniel Philbrick's most recent book, "Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, A Revolution," has been named a finalist for the New England Society's 2014 Book Awards in the Nonfiction-History and Biography category.
The primary opposition group fighting the proposed Nantucket Sound wind farm has filed another related lawsuit, this time against the Federal Aviation Administration for not turning over documents that were part of a Freedom of Information Act request.
Developer Phil Pastan, who has major commercial development plans for Old South Road, yesterday said he will not seek approval of warrant articles at this year's Annual Town Meeting that would exempt two properties from the 20,000-square-foot cap on commercial buildings in the neighborhood.
This winter, NCF Science & Stewardship Research Technician/Field Supervisor Kelly Omand has been working with two students from the UMass Boston "Nantucket Semester" program that links in with our local UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station , on a focused research project in Squam.
A carrier pigeon named Martha Washington spends 1914 trying to create a safe space for pigeons in the Cincinnati Museum of Natural History.