Falmouth Select Board Says Housing Crisis At Breaking Point

FALMOUTH – Members of the Falmouth Select Board highlighted prioritizing affordable housing at a recent meeting. Board members were asked to bring … [Read more...]

ROAR Ride for Addiction Recovery is September 11

FALMOUTH - The annual Ride for Opioid Addiction Recovery (ROAR) event will begin in Falmouth on Sunday, September 11. The motorcycle ride raises … [Read more...]

Mass. Joins Settlement with Opioid Maker Endo

BOSTON - Massachusetts has entered into a tentative settlement with opioid maker Endo International that would result in hundreds of millions of … [Read more...]

Opioid Related Deaths Saw Slight Increase in 2021

HYANNIS – State officials with the Department of Public Health recently reported that opioid-related overdose deaths in Massachusetts rose by 8.8 … [Read more...]

Sandwich Community Invited to Substance Use Disorders Forum

SANDWICH - A forum to support residents in Sandwich for topics related to substance use disorders will be held at the Sandwich Public Library on … [Read more...]

US Overdose Deaths Hit Record 107,000 Last Year, CDC Says

NEW YORK (AP) - More than 107,000 Americans died of drug overdoses last year, setting another tragic U.S. record. That translates to roughly one … [Read more...]

Falmouth Faith Forum Addressing Opioid Use

FALMOUTH – A faith community forum will take place in Falmouth to discuss opioid use and provide resources on overdose prevention.   The free … [Read more...]

Barnstable County Will Receive Opioid Settlement Funds

HYANNIS – Barnstable County will be receiving funds from an opioid settlement to compensate for the impact of the opioid crisis. Assistant County … [Read more...]

Purdue Pharma, US States Agree to New Opioid Settlement

WASHINGTON (AP) - OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and virtually all U.S. states have agreed to a new settlement of opioid lawsuits. The deal reached … [Read more...]

J&J, Distributors Finalize $26B Landmark Opioid Settlement

CAMDEN, NJ (AP) - Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson and three major distributors have finalized a nationwide settlement over their role in the opioid … [Read more...]



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