Meet WOMR’s Ira Wood!

Meet WOMR’s Ira Wood!

Ira Wood’s life didn’t have what you’d call a particularly auspicious beginning. “I grew up in a small asbestos house in a suburb of NYC with two younger brothers, two depressed parents, and one bathroom,” he recalls. Things improved with time. “When I was about ten...
Meet WOMR DJ Denya LeVine!

Meet WOMR DJ Denya LeVine!

If you like Celtic music—and even if you think you don’t—tune in to WOMR on Monday nights from five to eight o’clock for The Fiddle and the Harp. One of its three presenters, Denya LeVine, is herself an accomplished musician who took an intriguing route to get to the...
Meet Suzanne Long and Madison’s Adventure Cookies

Meet Suzanne Long and Madison’s Adventure Cookies

Suzanne Long always loved dogs. “Once a week after school I used to go to shelters in New Jersey near where I lived, I’d take a dog and find a home for it,” she says. “I gave away six dogs—that I know of! I’d parade them around the school and persuade kids to take...
Meet Arthur Mahoney—and A.C. Burch!

Meet Arthur Mahoney—and A.C. Burch!

Arthur “Buck” Mahoney’s earliest memories are of Cape Cod. “In the late fifties my family ran a motor court in Wellfleet,” he remembers. “We’d drive in to this little cottage and spend the whole summer there.” Cape Cod “stuck with me,” he says. “I grew up on a lake...
Meet WOMR DJ and Operations Manager Matthew Dunn!

Meet WOMR DJ and Operations Manager Matthew Dunn!

The first thing to know is that no one calls him by his full name: he’s been Matty Dread since “forever,” he says. His parents were children of the 60s, so he grew up with music, listening to Dylan and Joni Mitchell and Simon and Garfunkel “with a little Zeppelin...
Meet Some of the Folks From Seamen’s Bank!

Meet Some of the Folks From Seamen’s Bank!

When they say they’re part of a community bank, the people from Seamen’s aren’t kidding. Founded 10 years before the start of the American Civil War, Seamen’s now has five convenient branches plus a dedicated loan center, serving the Lower/Outer Cape. “With bigger...
Meet Frank Vasello & Nathan Butera… and Relish!

Meet Frank Vasello & Nathan Butera… and Relish!

Little did Frank Vasello know, as he crafted a wedding cake for Nathan Butera and his then-fiancé, that one day he and Nathan would be tying the knot together. “But we didn’t walk down the aisle!” he notes, laughing. “We had a pop-up wedding in a corner of the room at...
Meet Rob Brosofsky and Shoal Hope Ciderworks!

Meet Rob Brosofsky and Shoal Hope Ciderworks!

Four years ago, Rob Brosofsky was sitting in a train station in Moscow when he ordered a pint of craft cider—and changed his life. “I’m not a beer drinker,” he explains, “and I’m allergic to the sulfides in wine, so this was the perfect crossover drink for me.” But he...
Christie Hardwick Featured on Outtake Voices!

Christie Hardwick Featured on Outtake Voices!

In this exclusive audio interview Emmy Winner Charlotte Robinson host of OUTTAKE VOICES™ talks with Rev. Christie Hardwick about the fourth annual Provincetown Inspiration Weekend that takes place September 29th to October 1st in Provincetown, Massachusetts. From all...
WOMR DJ Profile: Justine Alten

WOMR DJ Profile: Justine Alten

About five years ago, someone from WOMR’s nominating committee approached Justine Alten and asked if she might be interested in serving on the community radio station’s board of directors. The two women had worked together at a restaurant and the friend knew how much...
Meet Christie Hardwick!

Meet Christie Hardwick!

Christie Hardwick has over 30 years’ experience working in leadership development with Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit organizations, and grassroots organizations. She’s an inspirational speaker and facilitator in a variety of forums and provides strategic thinking...
WOMR DJ Profile: Tony Pasquale

WOMR DJ Profile: Tony Pasquale

Tony Pasquale has his own brand of music. “Okay,” he says when pressed to describe what he plays at WOMR, “it’s garagophonic surfadelic primitive chunk-chunk-a-power pop punk.” Right. He’s been doing that at WOMR for eighteen years now, starting on the...
Meet Paul Nesbit of Mate Provincetown

Meet Paul Nesbit of Mate Provincetown

If not this, what? If not now, when? Sometimes the universe sends you a sign, then hits you over the head with it. Like so many Ptown residents, Paul Nesbit’s arrival 9 years ago came on the heels of adversity. His corporate layoff turned out to be a ticket to the end...
Coming of Age and Coming Out at Womencrafts

Coming of Age and Coming Out at Womencrafts

This shop has survived internet shopping, mp3s, and digital books because we are so much more than a store. The shop was born in 1976, and I a year later. I will forever be one year younger and that seems fitting. I feel like I have been raised in synchronicity with...
Profile: Vernon Porter (Lady Di)

Profile: Vernon Porter (Lady Di)

Leggs Up & Dancing with Lady Di Fridays 5-7pm He’s the voice of WOMR’s Leggs Up and Dancing, the minister who has officiated at over 700 weddings, and a good part of the reason that our beaches have mobility mats today. Vernon Porter (also known as the lovely...
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