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North Atlantic right whale found dead off Martha’s Vineyard, officials say

The deceased female, which was estimated to be a juvenile because of her size, was located near Joseph Sylvia State Beach in Edgartown, officials said.

Man dies after multi-vehicle Hyannis crash, officials say

Officers responded to a report of a crash involving personal injury near 852 Bearses Way around 1:44 p.m. and arrived to find two vehicles directly involved in an initial crash and a third vehicle that had run over debris caused by the impact of their collision, police said.


Hey, Cupid: Which is more romantic, Cape Ann or Cape Cod?

Which Cape rates highest on the romance scale when it comes to a winter (the coziest season) getaway? Here’s a (totally unscientific) look.

3 middle schoolers in Yarmouth taken to hospital after eating candy bar

The students were taken to Cape Cod Hospital for medical evaluation after eating parts of a chocolate bar on the bus to school, police said.

Two occupants taken to hospital following 3-alarm blaze in Falmouth

The building was left uninhabitable following the flames, officials said.

President Biden to celebrate Thanksgiving, continue birthday festivities with coconut cake on Nantucket

President Biden, who turned 81 on Monday, will spend Thanksgiving on the island with his family, as he does every year.

Are offshore wind developments a threat to Cape Cod? Here’s what experts say.

Cape Codders raised concerns about a planned offshore wind development. Experts and data indicate the development will be safe, emitting a lower-frequency electromagnetic field than hair dryers and posing minimal threats to residents and wildlife.

ICE arrests man convicted of child rape in Brazil on Martha’s Vineyard

A 37-year-old Brazilian man who allegedly skipped out on a 14-year prison sentence for sexually assaulting a child in his native country was arrested during a traffic stop near his home on Martha’s Vineyard last week and remains in federal custody in Boston, officials said Monday.