Wednesday, June 12, 2013
The map shows where and when sales are to occur, and by clicking on the "Details" link you can find out what's being offered.
- PATCH'S HOUSE & HOME
Wednesday, June 12
Want to add your garage sale to the map? Just go to this handy form and fill it out. If you are looking at this on your mobile device, switch to desktop view.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Fill out this easy form and Patch will build an interactive map of garage sales, yard sales, estate sales in the area. Share the details of what exactly you have for sale in the form!
- PATCH'S HOUSE & HOME
Tuesday, June 11
Having a Garage or Yard Sale? Share the details here to be added to our interactive map of sales. Later this week we'll show you a map of sales in the area. You can also add your sale to your local Patch by clicking on it below: If you're looking at this on your mobile device, switch to desktop view.
Monday, May 27, 2013
From Memorial Day parades to holiday fender benders, this live map shows delays and diversions on Cape Cod roads right now.
If you're on a mobile device, click here to view the map. When you're done getting gas and packing the car, check out the live results from MapQuest above to see what's standing between you and the start of your three-day weekend. Mapquest scans for parade routes, ongoing construction, block parties and traffic jams. If your route is green, your good. If it's red, you may be headed into a line of rubbernecking fools. Good luck!
Sunday, May 26, 2013
As our armed forces come home from the Middle East, the local Veterans Affairs benefits office is being stretched.
Returning veterans are now facing a new enemy at home—long wait times for their disability claims. The waiting times started increasing in 2010 when U.S. troops were withdrawn from Iraq causing a dramatic uptick in first-time filers, according to the Center for Investigative Reporting. The data found that in most regional VA offices, not only did waiting times increase, but they vary dramatically with location: about 508 days in Baltimore, Maryland and 134 days in Fargo, North Dakota. The national average now stands at about 11 months, which is dramatically higher than in 2009 when it was 116 days. Claims sent to the VA's Boston office take on average 411.6 days to process a disability claim. That's more than 13 months before the average …
Monday, April 15, 2013
Falmouth voted for Elizabeth Warren and owns more hybrid cars than the state average.
Falmouth is green and blue: That’s what we found when we compared data from the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles to the vote in the 2012 U.S. Senate race. falmouth You can see the results in the map above: Large circles suggest towns with more hybrid ownership per capita, and the red/blue color suggests which way those towns voted last year. In Milton, 24.9 of every 1,000 vehicles is a hybrid, compared to the state average of 18. Patch’s research suggests the state has a good number of what might be called “green Republican” communities. More than 40 percent of the communities where Republican Scott Brown carried the vote have an above average numbers of hybrids. The data is a nice rebuttal to the national trends of hybrid/GOP …
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Thanks to the blizzard, Falmouth is expecting up to a foot of snow this weekend. See how many inches have fallen in your area with the LIVE map below.
The map above, provided by the National Weather Service, shows snowfall in the past 24 hours. It is updated every 6 hours. This is not a map showing overall snow depth: It only tracks the amount of snow that has fallen in the past day. The map is centered around the red marker, which is in the middle of Falmouth Patch's coverage area.