Letters Policy

The Enterprise welcomes letters to the editor. All letters are subject to editing. They must be signed and include full legal name, a street address and daytime telephone number for verification. Revisions to letters will not be accepted.

All letters must be no longer than 550 words.

Letters may be mailed to 50 Depot Avenue, Falmouth, MA 02540 or e-mailed directly to the editor.

Falmouth - E-mail to bhough@capenews.net. We will not print letters endorsing candidates or letters of thanks. Letters should address the editor, not another organization, person or town boards.

Mashpee - E-mail to kinsella@capenews.net. We will not print letters of thanks. Letters should address the editor, not another organization, person or town boards. The deadline is Wednesday by 9 AM.

Sandwich & Bourne - E-mail to paradise@capenews.net. The deadline is Wednesday by 12 PM.

Recent Editorials, Letters, Guest Articles

Because of our menacing great white shark and the seal overpopulation dilemma, Cape Cod is in the middle of an ecological, public safety, and economic crisis.

I come from a small backwater town in central Maine, namely Dixfield, population 2,500 for the last 100 years. We did, however, win the Maine State High School Hockey Champ…

The Mashpee Men’s Club annual fund drive to support the Boys and Girls Club of Cape Cod begins this Saturday, May 4. We appreciate the cooperation we receive each year from…

I was pleased to see the editorial staff of The Mashpee Enterprise address the need of a new seal for Mashpee, although there were two points in the article (editorial, Apr…

I couldn’t disagree more with your recent editorial, “Hooray for Elizabeth Warren.” She, and those with similar viewpoints, spread the false belief that capitalism is the c…

(Editor’s note: US Rep. William R. Keating, who lives in Bourne and represents the 9th Massachusetts District, is chairman of the House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, Ene…

In the recent article, “Frustration Mounts Over Lack of Progress on Will’s Work Road” (Mashpee Enterprise, March 22, 2019), the town declared the intent to exploit a last v…

A member of our newsroom clearly remembers a conversation he had years ago with a co-worker after moving to Cape Cod.

SCENE: The long-rumored, but previously undocumented, 18½th Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union in April 1939. Joseph Stalin, general secretary of the party…

Last week, Barnstable County Commissioner Ronald Beaty asked a provocative question on social media. The political nature of his tweet started many comments and some calls …

Regarding recent articles and letters about some of my social media posts, in this country, we have something called the United States Constitution, which includes our Firs…

On February 11, the town selectmen unanimously voted to approve an expanded seven-acre commercial oyster farm on Hamblin Pond. Local residents in attendance were in strong …