Cape Cod

Door Country, Wisconsin

Door County, Wis., is one of the most delightful vacation spots in the Midwest. It deserves a prominent place on your vacation bucket list because of …

Green Bay

When was the first Thanksgiving and why did the Pilgrims celebrate it?

Good question — glad you asked it.<p>Let’s go back in time to November 1621 which is regarded as America’s very first Thanksgiving.<p>TV show praised for …

Thanksgiving

Why December Is Secretly the Best Time to Visit Nantucket

Pastel shorts and boat shoes, rosé by the ocean, meandering bike rides to deserted beaches...if this is your image of Nantucket, the faraway island might not be an obvious winter destination. But the first weekend of December is Nantucket at its finest. Known as Christmas Stroll, or just “Stroll” …

Travel

Review: The Pilgrims' Progress

Tomorrow at 10 a.m., my brothers and I will huddle on a rickety Massachusetts grandstand a quarter mile from the Atlantic Ocean watching our old high school’s football gladiators face our most dreaded gridiron rivals from the adjacent colonial town. It is a Thanksgiving Day ritual as revered by us …

Opinion

Eight podcast recommendations for your Thanksgiving roadtrip

Do you have a long car ride ahead of you this Thanksgiving? Here are some recommendations for some interesting podcasts to keep you occupied while …

Boston

Homes Where the Pilgrims First Landed

Thistlemore Road<p>Three bedrooms, three full baths, one half-bath<p>This 2,608-square-foot, four-level contemporary home has views of the bay and dunes from a 400-square-foot top-floor deck. The kitchen, with Leicht cabinetry, leads to a patio space. There are also large outdoor decks. The living room …

Houses

Warm Temperatures Today, Rain Tomorrow

New England’s weather pattern of oscillating temperatures, alternating between peaking warm and dipping cool every other day or so, will continue for …

Weather

New England winter 2017-2018 weather predictions

October may have ranked as one of the warmest on record for much of New England, but with temperatures finally dropping this month, winter seems to …

Weather

Forecast: Weather Poses Little To No Problems For Thanksgiving Travel

Support the news<p>After a chilly and blustery Monday, temperatures are going to make a big rebound for today. Highs will reach well into the 50s, with …

Weather

Live Edge Class at Snow Farm, Massachusetts – Part 4 Lisa’s Cherry Table

One of the unique pieces built during my weekend workshop at Snow Farm was a live edge coffee table. Lisa’s “Cape Cod coffee table” began as a 1” …

Woodworking

Caroline Rose Kennedy, arrested after Cape Cod party, to attend diversion program

BARNSTABLE, Mass. — A Kennedy family member charged with disorderly conduct after police responded to a noisy party is being sent to a pretrial …

Boston

A 2 hour documentary event: 'A Killing on the Cape' airs this Friday night at 9/8c

The murder of Christa Worthington rocked Cape Cod - the entire town under suspicion. Now with new interviews, "20/20" explores if the right man is …

Documentaries

The Grateful Gardener: 10 Things to Be Thankful for in 2017

Every year is challenging to <i>someone.</i> Looking back on 2017 as Thanksgiving and the holiday season careen toward us, gardeners may be tempted to lament …

Gardening

Provincetown Eclectic: A Design Duo Channels P town’s Storied Past to Create An Utterly Original Seaside Home

Over the past couple of years, we’ve been lucky enough to get an insider’s view of Provincetown through the lens of Philip Cozzi, whose family has a …

Houses

Strangers on a Train

<b>Created at Brick & Mortar in Cambridge, Mass.</b><p>The Leopold Bros. Cranberry Liqueur tastes like fresh delicious cranberries … because they utilize Cape …

Coyotes are becoming bigger and more ‘wolflike’

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The future of the coyotes that roam forests, cities and suburbs could hinge on the animals becoming the “wolves” of the East …

Some Massachusetts towns going to pot, after all

They may not be mad about reefer, but a growing number of Massachusetts communities are leaving their borders open to commercial marijuana …

Cannabis

The First Thanksgiving Was Almost on Cape Cod

In this week's Maphead column, Ken Jennings debunks one of our country's origin stories. Huzzah!<p>In a world full of amazing rocks (Uluru in Australia! The Rock of Gibraltar! The Blarney Stone!) America's only real contender is Plymouth Rock in Massachusetts, the symbol of the Mayflower pilgrims' …

Travel

Cold and a little rain this week not likely to disrupt Thanksgiving travel

New Englanders can expect strong winds, below-average temperatures, and scattered showers during the week as a cold front moves across the region, …

Weather

Lessons for Ohio? Massachusetts public health officials take aim at trade worker opioid overdose deaths

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Addiction recovery-themed hard hat stickers, carpenter's pencils and sports radio ads are a few of the tools public health workers …

Cleveland

Cranberry Recipes for Thanksgiving - Real Food

The great cranberry roundup at Cape Cod.<p>PHOTO: SUPERSTOCK<p>Before the Europeans stepped foot on North American soil, the Native American inhabitants of …

Thanksgiving

Cape Cod Shucker’s Reward Oyster Stout uses shellfish from all 15 Cape Cod towns

Cape Cod, MA – Made with shellfish sourced from all 15 towns on Cape Cod!<br>Release date/Release Party: 12.1.17<br>Availability: on draught and in 16 oz. …

Fixer Upper Friday: A Midcentury Ranch on the Cape

This sea foam green house in Falmouth is a 10-minute walk to the beach.<p>By · 11/17/2017, 11:58 a.m.<p>Photo via Moor Realty Group<p><b>109 Worcester Court,</b> …

Boston

Hold Onto Your Hats!

It was nice to have the sunshine back today, but the added chill from the wind kind of canceled that “warm sunshine” out. Temps topped out in the low …

Weather

Flatbread Company Opens Sunday in Brighton

Flatbread Company Opens This Weekend in Brighton<p>Check out the opening draft list and menu at the clay-oven pizzeria and candlepin bowling alley.<p>By · …

Boston

Check Out the Simpson's House Reimagined In Different Styles

One of the smartest and most interesting parts of The Simpsons is the balance of things that remain absolutely the same and what they let change with …

The Simpsons

At Last, Connected by Blood

When my stepfather, Skip, learned he had Stage 4 renal failure, he had two options. One was dialysis, which would prolong his function at the current level. He refused. The other option was to receive a new kidney.<p>So I gave him one of mine.<p>I was nearly 6 when my mother started dating Skip. I was …

Family

‘My J-1 in Cape Cod was one of my favourite summers’

News (Ireland)

Fresh turkeys draw crowds to family’s Cape Cod farm

When Watts Family Farm opened on Cape Cod in 1980, they specialized in recycling and composting. But once they entered the fresh turkey market about …

Boston

Vacation Like the Obama’s at Their Summer White House

If you’re in the market for a summer house in the south of Cape Cod, look no further. The Obama’s “summer White House” is on sale for $17.75 …

Philippines