Provincetown to Hold First Ever Employer and Community Forum

Provincetown to Hold First Ever Employer and Community Forum

PROVINCETOWN – The first ever Provincetown Employer and Community Forum will be held this month at Provincetown Town Hall. The program is intended for all Summer Work Travel J-1 visa employers, housing providers, and community members to learn more about the purpose...
Monument Goes Blue for Autism Awareness

Monument Goes Blue for Autism Awareness

April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day — and April is World Autism Month — during which thousands of buildings, landmarks and homes around the world will “light it up blue.” And now, thanks to the efforts of Truro resident Amy Rogers, whose daughter, Anna, 17, has...
Twenty Summers Returns with New, Singular Lineup

Twenty Summers Returns with New, Singular Lineup

Based in the historic Hawthorne Barn at 29 Miller Hill Road in Provincetown, the Twenty Summers arts and culture festival returns in 2019 for a sixth season from Friday, May 10, through Saturday, June 15, featuring talks, walks, concerts, art residencies and a...
Why I’m Going Back to Bear Week for the First Time in Years

Why I’m Going Back to Bear Week for the First Time in Years

Bear Week in Provincetown, Massachusetts happens to be one of the largest bear gatherings each year. What started as a small group of guys getting together on the sunny beaches of Cape Cod many moons ago has turned into something so much bigger and greater that anyone...
Pilgrim Monument and P-Town Museum Opens for Season April 1st

Pilgrim Monument and P-Town Museum Opens for Season April 1st

The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM) will open for the season on Monday, April 1, 2019 at 9am with free admission all day. Visitors can enjoy an invigorating climb up the iconic 252-foot granite Monument with 116 steps and 60 ramps to take in the...
2019 Moby-Dick Marathon

2019 Moby-Dick Marathon

Melville returns to Provincetown with the fourth annual Provincetown Public Library Moby-Dick Marathon Reading in April 2019. Joining New Bedford, MA, Mystic, CT, and New York City, this Moby-Dick Marathon celebrates Provincetown’s significant whaling heritage, as...
Sioux Tribe member from Provincetown leads student U.N. delegation

Sioux Tribe member from Provincetown leads student U.N. delegation

PROVINCETOWN — A Sturgis Charter Public School senior has started a nonprofit organization to give indigenous students a stronger voice on the international scene. Nathan Balk King, a Provincetown resident and an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, has created...
Working Parents Welcome Provincetown Day Care Program

Working Parents Welcome Provincetown Day Care Program

PROVINCETOWN — In the Wee Care early learning center at the old Veterans Memorial Elementary School, Provincetown Superintendent Beth Singer cradled a small child. “He speaks only Spanish,” Singer said. More than a dozen infants and toddlers attend the school...
Piggy’s Was a Rocking Road Stop on a Raucous Ride

Piggy’s Was a Rocking Road Stop on a Raucous Ride

PROVINCETOWN — Piggy’s Dance Bar was the epitome of the 1970s — a drug-dazed, disco drinking joint that mixed romance and debauchery on the outskirts of town on Shank Painter Road. “As a roadside bar, it was a culture in itself,” says Eugene Fedorko, who lived in...
OCHS Charity Golf Classic

OCHS Charity Golf Classic

You’re invited to join the Outer Cape Health Services for its Second Annual Charity Golf Classic at the Captains Golf Course, 1000 Freemans Way in Brewster on Monday, June 24th, 2019. 12:00pm: Registration 1:00pm:  Shotgun/scramble format 5:30pm:  Cocktails,...
Week of March 20th. The ptownie dispatch!

Week of March 20th. The ptownie dispatch!

Second Annual Tennessee Williams Birthday Bash March 24 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at The Pilgrim House Don’t miss our second annual Tennessee Williams Birthday Bash on March 24, 2019 at the Pilgrim House! With silly hats, prizes, cake, and more! Free Movie...
When Wharves Were Provincetown’s Runways

When Wharves Were Provincetown’s Runways

PROVINCETOWN – Wharves are all about one thing: Access. To the sea. To opportunities, resources and markets. On land highways and railroads created much of the same. But actually the closer analogy would be to airport runways, long and narrow jumping off points into a...
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