Latest Barnstable County, Massachusetts Stories

2009-10-29 18:37:00

HYANNIS, Mass, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning November 8th Cape Air, one of the largest independent airlines in the United States, launches air service from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to Cape Girardeau, Missouri and the towns of Quincy and Marion, Illinois.

2009-10-15 09:25:00

Passenger Vehicles Screened for Explosives in a Three-Week Pilot FALMOUTH, Mass., Oct.

2009-09-22 16:40:00

CONCORD, Mass., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2009-09-18 13:34:00

CONCORD, Mass., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Deck repairs and paving on the Sagamore Bridge spanning the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne, Mass., continue. Work on the bridge started on Monday, Sept. 14, 2009.

2009-04-30 07:10:00

HYANNIS, Mass., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- A malicious and seductive butler, a desperate mother trying to overcome her guilt, a motivated young man in search of a long-lost love, two family members who discover a paradise of free and uncontrollable love, a handsome and troubled young man born into a dysfunctional family and a young woman trying to find herself in the midst of a bitter love triangle: All these characters live at Sandcastles, an exclusive and private development in Cape Cod. In...

2009-04-23 17:12:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barnstable-Brown Derby Eve Gala is proud to announce that celebrity socialite Paris Hilton and her boyfriend Doug Reinhardt, will attend the 21st annual charity gala, to benefit diabetes research. Hilton will appear at the annual event held at the Louisville home of Patricia Barnstable-Brown.

2009-04-02 10:16:00

Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and Woods Hole Research Center Create New 'Woods Hole Consortium' WOODS HOLE, Mass., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Three leading research centers based in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, announce the creation of the Woods Hole Consortium, a new alliance that will bring their combined scientific power to bear on some of the major issues facing society today and spawn scientific growth and job opportunity on the South Coast...

2009-03-17 08:00:00

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Two of Ottaway's New England media groups won Newspaper of the Year awards while all of the company's regional media groups received many additional honors from the New England Newspaper Association at its annual banquet in Boston on Friday. SouthCoast Media Group's The Standard-Times, based in New Bedford, Mass., was named Newspaper of the Year in the daily category for newspapers its size, while Nantucket Media Group's The Inquirer and Mirror won...

2009-03-04 07:30:00

--Marine-based technologies target new and existing markets in ocean energy, aquaculture, and environmental technologies-- WOODS HOLE, Mass., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the Regional Technology Development Corp.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.