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    The Lemonade Girl
    For more years than many of us can remember, summers in Provincetown weren’t complete without the sight of a little girl walking up and down Commercial Street, calling out in a lovely singsong voice, “Lemonade! Fifty cents! Lemonade!” That little girl...
    Outside Ragnar Jonasson
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    Outside: Terrifying and Wonderful
    It seems mystery readers can’t get enough of Scandi noir, and for good reason. There’s something inherently creepy about areas that are isolated and dark—which can apply to much of the region. But it also takes a talented author to make that creepiness...
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    A Sequel That Couldn’t Be More Timely
    History may always be written by the winners, but often it’s the observations of the common people that are more interesting—and understandable. And that’s what playwright Taylor Mac gives us in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, now at the Wellfleet...
    The Ice Coven Book
    Books
    Review: The Ice Coven by Max Seeck
    The Ice Coven is the the second installment in the Detective Inspector Jessica Niemi series that takes place in Finland, though it was the first I’d read and it works well as a standalone. I am loving Scandinavian noir and this example doesn’t disappoint....
    Ballad of Bobby Botswain
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    The Ballad of Bobby Botswain is brilliant
    Two men meet in a bar. It’s the opening to many a story that at least one of the participants is going to later regret. That’s fortunately not the case in The Ballad of Bobby Botswain, the Harbor Stage Company’s current world première and the sort of...
    Bear Boat Cruise 2022 Ptown
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    July 7, 2022. the ptownie dispatch!
    Furball Provincetown Bear Week Saturday, July 9, 2022 at Boatslip at 10:00pm Opening Bear Week Underwear Party 2022. Music by DJ Brian Derrick of Boston. Underwear/Jocks/Singlets. Clothes check will be available. Get your tickets!   For a full list of...
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