Town Must Allow Skydiving
CHATHAM --- After an eight month
investigation, the Federal Aviation Administration has
concluded that the town violated federal grant assurance
obligations by refusing to allow skydiving at Chatham
STORY, PAGE 1
READ THE FAA REPORT ON SKYDIVING HERE.
Orpheum Theater Launches $2M Endowment Fund Drive
CHATHAM Even though its first year
exceeded expectations in terms of ticket sales and
income, the Chatham Orpheum Theater still has
significant financial commitments. Although its a
nonprofit, it still has to make money to stay in
FULL STORY, PAGE 3
Judge Rejects CBI Fish Pier Injunction, Again, Page 5
Airport Commissioner's Newsletter Sparks Row, Page 7
Pumpkin People Return To Park, Page 9
Old Queen Anne Road Sewer Detour, Page 10
'Walking Bus' Heads To Chatham Elementary, Page 11
Teddy Roosevelt Coming To Chatham, Page 13
Women Reminisce About Growing Up In Chatham, Page 14
Land Stewards Sought, Page 15
Meet Dee Yeater, Page 2
Field Hockey Team Qualifies For MIAA State
HARWICH When Monomoy and Carver
renewed their South Shore League rivalry in
field hockey a few weeks ago, the Sharks walked
away feeling completely frustrated. Not only had
they dominated, but their go-ahead goal with
time winding down was waived off when the
officials ruled the ball never actually went
into the cage, and the game ended in a 1-1 tie.
In Tuesday's rematch, the Sharks left nothing to
chance and at the end of the rainbow was a big
PAGES FOR FULL STORY
Harwich Field Hockey Star Begins Coaching Career
MASHPEE Amy Menard stood tall
inside the Harwich huddle, listening intently
and trying to comprehend the mind-bending
instructions that had just been laid out by
veteran field hockey coach Cheryl Poore.
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HOME IMPROVEMENT GUIDE
Projects and tips for the fall season.
Runs Out For Welt Mural
HARWICH Time has run out for saving the
Milton Welt mural painted for the Class of 1964 in the
foyer of Harwich High School when it first opened. Fifty
years later, the doors have closed and the main building
was being reduced to rubble on Tuesday.
STORY, PAGE 1, HARWICH EDITION
Monomoy Needs Volunteers To Build Concession Stand At
HARWICH With Monomoy Regional High
School sports teams now using the Monomoy Athletic
Complex on a regular basis, plans are in the works to
construct a concession stand and restrooms near the
entrance to the complex. The plan is to build the
structures with the assistance of business donations and
volunteer tradespeople contributions.
STORY, PAGE 3
Plans Community Development Department, Page 1, Harwich
Wolves Return To Harwich, Page 5
Route 28 Resurfacing Planned, Page 12
The Welt Mural
Like many in Harwich, we're disappointed
that the Milton Welt Mural that stood for 50 years in
the lobby of Harwich High School could not be saved. At
press time, it was set to go under the wrecking ball as
the last vestiges of the structure get pulled down. The
effort to save the mural was mighty, but ultimately lost
to too little funding and too much bureaucracy.
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Block by Tim Wood, Aug. 7
Monomoyick by Andrew Buckley, Page 22
Discovering Harwich by Russ Allen, Oct. 2
Harwich by Donna Tavano, Oct. 9
Foot by John Whelan, Sept. 25
Letters, Page 23
Meeting Schedule, Page 4
Town Hall Action, Page 6
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