Hyannis


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Hyannis

(hīăn`ĭs), resort village (1990 pop. 14,120), Barnstable co., SE Mass., on Cape Cod; inc. 1639. It is the business center and shipping point of the area; major industries are tourism and home construction. There are large retail malls and light industry. Hyannis provides ferry transportation to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket island. A conservatory of music and arts is located there. Nearby Hyannisport is famous as the site of a compound of houses owned by the Kennedy family.
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Saoirse Kennedy Hill was at the compound, the home of her grandmother, Ethel Kennedy, 91, when emergency personnel were called Thursday afternoon to the residence, and she was taken to Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis, the Times said, citing family and friends.
Kennedy, breathed her last on Thursday afternoon (local time) after suffering an apparent drug overdose at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, according to two people close to the family.
The Melody Tent is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that uses revenue generated from ticket sales to re-invest into the community while the Hyannis Main Street Business Improvement District is a private nonprofit organization established to carry out a Hyannis Renaissance.
According to the Hyannis Fire Department, they were unable to rescue any of the passengers onboard the ferry except for one who was seriously injured, because of extremely rough waters, (http://boston.cbslocal.com/2017/06/16/ferry-hyannis-harbor-jetty-crash/) CBS Boston reported.
The company was founded in 1841 and is based in Hyannis, Massachusetts.
Nowhere more so than two hours' drive away down the coast at the so-called 'Kennedy Compound' in high-rolling Hyannis.
26 June 2013 -- Swiss financial services firm UBS (NYSE: UBS) said it has forged a partnership with US-based risk management products firm Hyannis Port Research's Riskbot offering making it available to the clients of UBS Quant HQ.
The 25-member team raised the money by riding their bicycles in the 13th annual Best Buddies Challenge: Hyannis Port.
You'll also experience a whale watch cruise from Cape Cod and visits to Hyannis and Hyannis Port, home of the Kennedy compound, plus services of a tour manager.
Wilson was promoted to assistant treasurer, branch manager for the Hyannis office.
Hyannis has been a vacation center since the 19th century when President Ulysses S.