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Barnstable

(bärn`stəbəl), town (1990 pop. 40,949), seat of Barnstable co., SE Mass.; inc. 1639. It is a resort town on Cape Cod. Industries are tourism, fishing, and cranberry farming. Barnstable comprises seven villages, including Hyannis. Points of interest include the home of the Revolutionary War patriot James OtisOtis, James,
1725–83, American colonial political leader, b. Barnstable co., Mass. A lawyer first in Plymouth and then in Boston, he won great distinction and served (1756–61) as advocate general of the vice admiralty court.
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, in West Barnstable; the John F. Kennedy Memorial, in Hyannis; and several 18th-century buildings. From colonial times until the middle of the 19th cent., Barnstable had a prosperous coastal and overseas shipping trade.
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"Early this afternoon Barnstable police responded to a residence on Marchant Avenue in Hyannis Port for a report of an unattended death," said Tara Miltimore of the Cape and Islands District Attorney's Office.
From his October 1998 entry into the company from Barnstable Broadcasting until his August 2016 "retirement" from the radio industry, Gary Pizzati was a key advertising sales leader at the pre-bankruptcy version of Cumulus Media.
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Thomas Latanowich, 29, pleaded not guilty to killing a police officer and mistreating a police dog Friday during an arraignment in Barnstable District Court, Massachusetts.
DuPage County Coroner Richard Jorgensen on Tuesday identified the victims as Richard Sebring and Janice Barnstable, both of the 700 block of Ellsworth Ave.
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The Professionals Running through downtown Barnstable I recognize the back of some character, a property kind of corporate lawyer, as I clearly recall We used to small talk in the pubic library before my permanent expulsion He'd rolled his eyes there when he'd seen my art exposition critical of local pillars; evidently he couldn't quite understand why somebody would challenge authority figures "Vive la liberte de parole!" I hollered, as I passed him, and of course he recognized me Then another thought entered my mind, so I turned and said, "you know, I have no criminal record and have been permanently banned w/o due process.
The action makes federal funding available to commonwealth, tribal and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by a severe winter storm, snowstorm and flooding in Barnstable, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, and Worcester counties.
James Lacroix, second from right, is escorted into Barnstable District Court on Wednesday morning, July 16, 2014, in Barnstable, Mass after being evaluated by a court appointed psychiatrist .
Jon Patten, from Barnstable, set a new personal best and new boat record with this 19lb 14oz undulate ray, released unharmed.
The Barnstable is a small, niche personal property insurer located on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
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