Body washes ashore; Smoky basement at a waterfront home

Smoky basement at waterfront home 

w._harwich_fie_alarm3_350WEST HARWICH
- An automatic fire alarm system brought apparatus from Harwich and Dennis to this million-dollar home at Strandway - Mill Point, on Nantucket Sound Saturday afternoon.  

A boiler control box burned out causing the basement to fill with smoke.
Harwich Fire Capt. Kent Farrenkoph and  his men quickly brought the situation under control.  
(Photos by Jake O'Callaghan).
Body washes up on Craigville Beach
Apparent accidental canoing drowning

Early on Saturday morning, a body washed up on the beach in back of a home on Long Beach Road near Craigville Beach in Barnstable. Barnstable Police reported that a neighbor called them and they responded along with the State Police crime unit to in investigate.
A jogger reportedly found the body of 40-year-old Arthur "Carey" Day of Hyannis. He  apparently died as a result of a canoing accident according to Barnstable Police Sgt. Sean Sweeney. His death remains under investigation but it appears to be a drowning and foul play is not suspected. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on