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Orleans, Massachusetts is located in Barnstable County. Zip codes in Orleans, MA include 02653. The median home price in Orleans is $679,000 which is roughly $312/per square foot. More Orleans information.

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New regulations rankle lobstermen

Outer Cape lobster fishermen say that new federal regulations protecting whales don't just threaten their livelihood, they threaten their lives.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Cape Cod Times

APPOINTMENTS

Karen Gallagher has joined Carlton Neuben & Associates, which has locations in Hyannis, Orleans and Falmouth, as part of its hair removal and skin rejuvenation team.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Cape Cod Times

'Les Miserables' a big challenge at two theaters

The musical of "Les Miserables," based on Victor Hugo's sprawling novel, has been a theatrical staple on professional stages for nearly 30 years, and an audience favorite in both its award-winning stage and film versions.

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Cape Cod Times

Sound choice: Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival

"As musicians, we spend our whole year playing in these great halls," says Jon Nakamatsu, co-artistic director of the Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival, which opens its 35th season Sunday in Orleans.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Orleans residents grill state officials over Main Street upgrade

A $3.5 million upgrade of two primary intersections along Main Street planned by state highway officials could use some tweaks, according to citizens who attended the Massachusetts Department of Transportation public hearing Wednesday at Town Hall.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Elder LBGT challenges addressed at Orleans event

A crowd of about 70 people attended the Massachusetts Commission on LGBT Aging's listening session on Monday afternoon at the Orleans Council on Aging, where they discussed the need for caregiver sensitivity training, those aging with AIDS and the discrimination against transgender people.

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Politico

Bockorny Group taps de la Torre, Scism as partners - Q2 spender...

BOCKORNY GROUP TAPS DE LA TORRE, SCISM AS PARTNERS: The bipartisan consulting firm Bockorny Group has hired Ashleigh de la Torre and Jason Scism as principals of the firm.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Families still want justice after deadly Chatham crash

Superior Court Judge Gary Nickerson leaned over the top of his bench and peered at the man who stood before him in the prisoners dock on Wednesday.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Morning Call

Lehigh Valley tugboat is linked to only WWI attack on U.S. soil

New book documents how local ship was shelled and badly damaged by German submarine during only WWI attack on U.S. soil The Perth Amboy, a tugboat owned by the Lehigh Coal & Navigation Co., and four barges were traveling off the coast of Cape Cod when a German submarine surfaced.

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Barnstable Patriot

Health Report 7-18-14

The Grace Veterans Center, a branch of the Cape and Islands Veterans Outreach Center, is hosting a free yoga program, "Yoga Warrior," to help veterans and their families improve their physical and mental health.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Daily Mail

The satellite and the supermoon: Stunning images reveal tiny...

With cameras at the ready, sky watchers around the world were treated to the sight of a perigree moon, more commonly known as a supermoon.

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Boston.com

Viva La Worcester: Mapping Where Americans of French Descent Live

Today is Bastille Day, the French National Day that functions as the harbinger of smelly cheeses, warm bread, and plenty of wine.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Take 10 at Murray's Fabrics: The fabric of Orleans

Bill Wordell is a third-generation owner of Murray's Fabrics in Orleans. Wordell's grandmother, Julia Murray, opened the shop in 1946 as a fabric and yarn shop, and over the years transformed it into a "one-stop shop" for buying fabrics and sewing machines.

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Cape Cod Times

Gloriae Dei Cantores delivers personal, powerful show

Sharing the stage with two top-flight soloists and an impressive orchestra of more than four dozen players, Gloriae Dei Cantores began its summer season Friday evening at the Church of the Transfiguration in Orleans' Rock Harbor with a sacred program centered on Ralph Vaughan Williams "Dona Nobis Pacem."

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Appointments

In his new job, he will be responsible for risk management, credit administration and loan review for the Rhode Island bank, including the reporting and review of loan presentations, procedures and policies.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Businesses arraigned on fraud charges

Three business entities owned by a longtime Eastham resident were arraigned Friday in Suffolk Superior Court on several counts of unemployment fraud.

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Barnstable Patriot

The Exchange 7-11-14

The name of this column is drawn from the practice in the 1800s of newspaper editors exchanging their publications and using information thus gleaned in their own sheets.

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Cape Cod Times

Embattled Nauset chief seeks 6-week contract extension

After taking harsh criticism from several School Committee members in May, the Nauset Regional school superintendent offered to leave his post on Aug. 15 next year, six weeks after his current contract ends.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Session on LGBT elder care comes to Cape

A Massachusetts Commission on LGBT Aging listening session is scheduled for July 21 on Cape Cod to allow lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender older adults, family, friends and allies to give their opinions about the need for benefits and services.

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Cape Cod Times

Volunteers look to trim NStar's herbicide use

They brought the tea tree oil for bee stings and an all-natural bug spray to repel deer flies.

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