History

Saving Nobska Light

“Every lighthouse needs a keeper.” These words are etched into a brick on a recently installed granite and concrete walkway that leads up to a lighthouse that has been a fixture in town since 1829—Nobska Light.  While the U.S. Lighthouse Service and the U.S. Coast Guard have been the keepers for much of the structure’s … Read more

Harvesting the Cranberry’s Lasting Legacy

Featured in homemade and store-bought sauces, cranberries play a starring role in the fall and winter as part of holiday meals across the country. But here in Falmouth, they’re part of the everyday table- and landscape, appreciated all year long. Much like the similarly scarlet, but sweeter, strawberry. The cranberry’s contribution to the culture and … Read more