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Voters Reject Renovating Clark-Haddad Building

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Sandwich voters reject using $1.1 million to renovate Clark-Haddad building  By George BrennanMay 02. 2016 11:20PM SANDWICH – Voters rejected the use of $1.1 million in community preservation funds to renovate the Clark-Haddad Memorial Building, formerly the Sand Hill School. … Continue reading

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New Civil War Memorial Wall Plaque Now in Town Hall

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The Civil War Memorial Wall Plaque has been delivered and it now hangs on the wall of the first staircase case landing at Town Hall. It shows the full names of the 294 Sandwich men who served as soldiers and … Continue reading

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Twinning with Sandwich, England

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  “Our towns share more than their name, not least local and national distinction as historic communities. I hope that we can grow closer in mutual understanding and appreciation of each town’s heritage and community life.” –The Mayor of Sandwich, Kent, … Continue reading

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Sandwich takes first steps to restore old buildings

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By George Brennan gbrennan@capecodonline.com June 29. 2015 SANDWICH — One historic building would be fixed using community preservation funds and the other rehabbed using the labor of Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School students under plans put into motion last … Continue reading

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Preliminary costs for Wing School options daunting

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PAUL GATELY | Sandwich Broadsider | May 23, 2015 Preliminary cost estimates for the various Henry T. Wing School re-use/demolition options have come into focus and they are expensive. Town Manager Bud Dunham on May 21 said the total cost … Continue reading

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Sand Hill School

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History of the Sand Hill School/Clark-Haddad Building Sand Hill School Fact Sheet Clark Haddad Building in the 2010 Sandwich Capital Improvement Program Clark Haddad Assessment Report, June 2015   Public Forum on Clark-Haddad and Deacon-Eldred Buildings MARK SNYDER | Sandwich … Continue reading

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Sandwich Historical Commission wants 1927 Wing exterior preserved

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By Paul Gately May 14. 2015 1:02PM When it comes to preserving parts of the past in general — and the old 1927 section of the Wing School off Water Street in particular — the Sandwich Historical Commission thinks it … Continue reading

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Historic Town Neck Brickyard Exposed by Erosion

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Update: Jan. 2, 2015 – Sandwich Scrambles To Fill Beach Cut on CapeNews.net It’s not news to anyone that Town Neck Beach erosion is worsening due to the blockage of longshore transport of sand by the canal. Recent efforts to … Continue reading

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Sandwich grist mill wheel needs replacement

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Wicked Local Sandwich By Paul Gately Posted Nov. 1, 2014 @ 3:03 pm Sandwich Assistant Town Manager Douglas Lapp says it has become imperative to replace the wheel at the historic Dexter Grist Mill downtown next to Town Hall. Lapp … Continue reading

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Preservation, Not Demolition!

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Paul Gately, March 19. 2014 2:24PM This is the course being considered by the historic district committee as it deals with Kevin Hamlin’s request to demolish the centuries-old barn on his property at 45 Water St. across from the Wing … Continue reading

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