Small grants available

The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation is now accepting inquiries for its 2014 Small Grants Program which allows the Foundation to respond to the short-term organizational needs of nonprofits, according to a press release. Organizations located in Barnstable, Dukes, Essex, and Nantucket Counties that provide services in one of our main four funding categories, […]

Scholarships for environmental studies available

The Friends of Chatham Waterways is now accepting scholarship applications from students majoring in Environmental Studies, Environmental Management or a related subject. Applicants should be entering graduate school or their junior or senior year of college in the fall of 2014. The scholarships are for residents of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket, or those […]

Lighthouse Poetry Project launched

Lighthouse Poetry Project launched The Save the Gay Head Light committee has launched The Lighthouse Poetry Project, an effort to inform students about the need to prevent the Light from toppling into the sea, and to ground them in its history so that they understand and are excited by its importance, according to a press […]

Poets’ Corner: The Onside Kick

Gasping for breath Quivering in the cold Not Even The Rescuing sirens rolling through the fog of the Vineyard Sound, could ease this blow from the fist of love. Crumbling the infrastructure from within Jarring the teeth to impulsively rattle Continually piercing the lips to a numbness state of exasperation as the Beaten-down body whispers […]