The Point http://capeandislands.org en What's That Smell? Whale Odor Lingers for a Century http://capeandislands.org/post/whats-smell-whale-odor-lingers-century <p></p><p></p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:57:22 +0000 Jenny Junker 34302 at http://capeandislands.org What's That Smell? Whale Odor Lingers for a Century WCAI's Local News Roundup: Housing Immigrants Creates Controversy; Market Basket protests http://capeandislands.org/post/wcais-local-news-roundup-housing-immigrants-creates-controversy-market-basket-protests <p>WCAI's news director, <strong>Sean Corcoran,</strong> is joined by regional print and digital media journalists to discuss the news of the week, including <strong>Anne Brennan</strong> of the Cape Cod Times, <strong>Sally Rose</strong> of the Provincetown Banner, <strong>Tim Wood </strong>of the Cape Cod Chronicle, and <strong>Jim DeArruda</strong> of the New Bedford Standard Times, all discuss the local news.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:21:48 +0000 Sean Corcoran 34230 at http://capeandislands.org WCAI's Local News Roundup: Housing Immigrants Creates Controversy; Market Basket protests Arab-Israeli Conflict: a Long Way to Go Towards Peace http://capeandislands.org/post/arab-israeli-conflict-long-way-go-towards-peace <p></p><p>A discussion of the Arab-Israeli conflict and tensions throughout the <strong>Middle East</strong>, with <strong>Mindy Todd</strong> on <strong>The Point </strong>and three guests who know the situation in depth.</p><p><strong> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:33:58 +0000 Mindy Todd 34163 at http://capeandislands.org Arab-Israeli Conflict: a Long Way to Go Towards Peace Mid Summer Birds http://capeandislands.org/post/mid-summer-birds <p></p><p>Ornithologist <strong>Vern Laux</strong>&nbsp; joins <strong>Mindy Todd</strong> on <strong>The Point</strong> to talk about the season's highlights for <strong>birding</strong>. Many species are breeding in our region, and the seabirds are abundant. But don't feed the gulls! Vern explains why, and answers many questions form listeners.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:31:17 +0000 Mindy Todd 34096 at http://capeandislands.org Mid Summer Birds Woods Hole Film Festival Offers Variety http://capeandislands.org/post/woods-hole-film-festival-offers-variety <p><font color="black" face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:14px;"><strong>Mindy Todd</strong> talks with three artists<font color="black" face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:14px;"> </span></font>from this year's <a href="http://www.woodsholefilmfestival.org/festival-2014/" target="_blank"><strong>Woods Hole Film Festival</strong></a> about their films. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:03:45 +0000 Mindy Todd 34032 at http://capeandislands.org Woods Hole Film Festival Offers Variety Capturing the Essence of a Fish Out of Water http://capeandislands.org/post/capturing-essence-fish-out-water <p>Few will ever see firsthand the true, glorious colors of a giant bluefin tuna as it emerges from the ocean. James Prosek's watercolors come close. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:22:10 +0000 Heather Goldstone 33971 at http://capeandislands.org Capturing the Essence of a Fish Out of Water Immigrant kids, Cape Wind, Nantucket Real Estate in this Week's News http://capeandislands.org/post/immigrant-kids-cape-wind-nantucket-real-estate-weeks-news <p>A busy week of local and regional news.&nbsp; <strong>WCAI's Brian Morris</strong> hosts a discussion with colleagues in the print and digital media.&nbsp; Among the stories: Cape Cod may take in unaccompanied immigrant kids; Cape Wind looks at options for its staging facilities in both Rhode Island and New Bedford; a new director and manager for Chatham's town band; a booming Nantucket real estate market; Provincetown licensing board denies bid to use the Hawthorne Barn for Tennessee Williams festival performance; and a name for the new Steamship Authority ferry.</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:08:31 +0000 Brian Morris 33854 at http://capeandislands.org Immigrant kids, Cape Wind, Nantucket Real Estate in this Week's News Stories of Mandela Live On in Radio Documentary http://capeandislands.org/post/stories-mandela-live-radio-documentary <div><p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:32:05 +0000 Mindy Todd 33769 at http://capeandislands.org Stories of Mandela Live On in Radio Documentary How Do You Unplug on Vacation? http://capeandislands.org/post/how-do-you-unplug-vacation <div><p><span style="font-size:14px;">For some, getting into <strong>vacation</strong> mode is easy, others have a difficult time enjoying their time off. <span style="font-size:14px;"><strong>Psychologist Michael Abruzzese</strong> and <strong>Psychiatrist Marc Whaley</strong> discuss the psychology of vacations.</span> They offer some tips on how to unplug from the demands of your everyday life,&nbsp; <span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-size:14px;">and</span> talk about the mental and physical benefits of a good vacation.</span></span></p></div><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:59:24 +0000 Mindy Todd 33711 at http://capeandislands.org How Do You Unplug on Vacation? Gardens in Mid Summer http://capeandislands.org/post/gardens-mid-summer <p>Most everything you need to know about your Cape and Islands garden this season, from pests to bounty. Roberta Clark, horticulturist, gives advice on a wide range of garden related issues such as plant varieties, timing for planting, pruning, and transplanting, solutions to insect problems, and much more. With Mindy Todd, and many callers.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:38:38 +0000 Mindy Todd 33677 at http://capeandislands.org Gardens in Mid Summer