Meet WOMR, Your Community Radio Station!

Meet WOMR, Your Community Radio Station!

We thought you’d like to learn a little about our partner WOMR/WFMR, Cape Cod’s only community radio station. WOMR’s purpose is to build community through media. Mission statement: To operate a non-profit, non-commercial community radio station on...
Who is Michael Glasfeld?

Who is Michael Glasfeld?

In one of Buddha’s lives, he was a ferryman. A ferryman? “He was drawn to the life because of the tranquility of being on the water,” explains Mike Glasfeld. “And he used his ferry to deliver people to enlightenment. How cool, right?” Most definitely cool, and...
Want to Take a Tour of Ptown with the Mayflower Trolley?

Want to Take a Tour of Ptown with the Mayflower Trolley?

Seriously. Do it. You don’t have to be a tourist to enjoy a trolley tour, and you’ll probably learn something you didn’t know along the way. And if you’re visiting Provincetown, there’s no better introduction than to get an overview of the town, past and present,...
Where Did Boo Boo the Sheep Come From?

Where Did Boo Boo the Sheep Come From?

ptownie founder Mike Miller’s father had grown up on a farm in Ohio and, along with his sister Mindy, Mike spent a month or two on the farm every summer throughout his childhood and adolescence. He remembers his grandmother with fondness. “She was a saint,” he says...
Want to Learn More About Shane Landry?

Want to Learn More About Shane Landry?

Shane Landry has an egg beater tattooed on his arm. “I learned everything about baking from my grandmother,” says the owner of Connie’s Bakery “I lived with her a lot when I was young, and I absorbed her passion for food. When she died I inherited her egg beater. It’s...
Who is Amy Raff?

Who is Amy Raff?

Becoming the director of the Provincetown Library is, for Amy Raff, “literally, a life-dream come true!” It wasn’t her first try: she’d applied in the past for the position, but the timing wasn’t right. Now it seems like she’s more ready for Provincetown—and...

Who is Zoë Lewis?

“I’m having the best winter of my life!” Zoë Lewis exclaims, her enthusiasm infectious. One has the feeling that she would say the same thing of many seasons: Lewis is someone who always manages to look on the positive, if not downright delightful, side of situations...

Who is Christine McCarthy?

It was her grandmother’s influence, in part, that led PAAM executive director Chris McCarthy to Provincetown. “She very insistent that arts—museums, theater, opera—should be a significant part of our lives,” she remembers. “She encouraged me to study languages and...