News http://capeandislands.org en Blueberry Season in Full Swing on the Cape http://capeandislands.org/post/blueberry-season-full-swing-cape <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Blueberry season is in full swing on the Cape. This week on the Local Food Report, </span>Elspeth<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Hay visits a local pick-your-own farm in Dennis, and talks with pickers from ages 1 to 96 and from all over the east coast about what they're planning to do with all their berries.</span></p><p>You can find <a href="http://www.diaryofalocavore.com/2014/07/pick-your-own-local-food-report.html">links to the recipes people are making</a> on her blog, Diary of a Locavore.</p><p></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:53:25 +0000 Elspeth Hay 34159 at http://capeandislands.org Blueberry Season in Full Swing on the Cape 100 Miles Offshore, "The Canyons" Offer a Last Frontier for New England Birding http://capeandislands.org/post/100-miles-offshore-canyons-offer-last-frontier-new-england-birding <p></p><p>There is no place like being on the water, on a boat, at this time of year, if you want to see birds - specifically pelagic, ocean-loving birds. While ashore it is hot and crowded, out on the water the cool temperatures and seabirds conspire to make you mellow out and enjoy your vast surroundings. A human never feels as small as when out on, and in, the vastness of the open ocean.</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:32:11 +0000 Vern Laux 34120 at http://capeandislands.org 100 Miles Offshore, "The Canyons" Offer a Last Frontier for New England Birding Booms, Cracks, and Claps: Listening to the Language of Thunder http://capeandislands.org/post/booms-cracks-and-claps-listening-language-thunder <p>One night last week a dramatic summer thunderstorm passed over the Outer Cape. It wasn’t a violent storm – not like the giant one that spawned tornados and ravaged the western part of the state several summers ago, but even an “ordinary thunderstorm” – if I can use that phrase – is fascinating.</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:41:45 +0000 Robert Finch 34066 at http://capeandislands.org Booms, Cracks, and Claps: Listening to the Language of Thunder 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 Some Wampanoag Tribe Members Leery of Plymouth 400 Commemoration http://capeandislands.org/post/some-wampanoag-tribe-members-leery-plymouth-400-commemoration <p></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Alexandra Morrow 33972 at http://capeandislands.org Some Wampanoag Tribe Members Leery of Plymouth 400 Commemoration 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 Every Now and Then... Strange Fish Appear in Cape Cod Waters http://capeandislands.org/post/every-now-and-then-strange-fish-appear-cape-cod-waters <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Every now and then a local angler happily pulls up a fish, only to discover that what's on the hook was not what was expected.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:26:27 +0000 Steve Junker 33852 at http://capeandislands.org Every Now and Then... Strange Fish Appear in Cape Cod Waters 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 Circus Smirkus Brings the Big Top to Sandwich, & more: Best Bets for Going Out http://capeandislands.org/post/circus-smirkus-brings-big-top-sandwich-more-best-bets-going-out <p></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:01:52 +0000 Steve Junker 33899 at http://capeandislands.org Circus Smirkus Brings the Big Top to Sandwich, & more: Best Bets for Going Out Romance, Ghosts, and Sea Shanties http://capeandislands.org/post/romance-ghosts-and-sea-shanties <p><em><strong>SeaWife</strong></em> is a new theatrical production based on 19th century nautical literature, presented by the <strong><a href="http://www.capecodtheatreproject.org/" target="_blank">Cape Cod Theater Project.</a></strong>&nbsp; It's part-play and part-concert, written by New York playwright <a href="http://sethmoore.com/" target="_blank"><strong>Seth Moore</strong></a> along with the acting/indie-pop group <strong><a href="http://thelobbyists.bandcamp.com/" target="_blank">The Lobbyists</a>.</strong>&nbsp; Everyone came into our Woods Hole studios, and talked with <strong>WCAI Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:48:10 +0000 Dan Tritle 33783 at http://capeandislands.org Romance, Ghosts, and Sea Shanties