Recent Columns

We are very pleased to announce that on Wednesday, July 1, the Falmouth libraries, including the West Falmouth Library and the Woods Hole Public Library, joined the Martha’…

At this time, the Mashpee Public Library building remains closed to the public in response to the COVID-19 state of emergency. Staff are working in the building Monday thro…

People for Cats is still officially closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, we have been conducting some contact-free adoptions via appointment. Cats av…

Tales From Granny Squannit

This year, as always, the Mashpee Wampanoag “People of the First Light” Pow Wow is still within our hearts. Even though the 99th annual activities were canceled due to the …

The Observation Deck

For years, I toted extra mouth guards to lacrosse fields all over New England. Many players—my offspring included—would often either forget or choose to go without because …

Troy’s Take

Tammy Inman knows and loves little kids. She also knows and loves Little Kids. And she particularly knows and loves the little kids who attend Little Kids.

Nature Watch

When I was growing up, meadows and so-called empty lots were everywhere. Huge expanses of grasses waving in the wind, dotted with milkweed, chicory and Queen Anne’s lace se…

Tales Of A Summer House

“…America America God shed his grace on thee and crown thy good with brotherhood from sea to shining sea…”