Falmouth In Focus Episodes

Falmouth in Focus May 6, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll visit with Falmouth Beach Superintendent Maggie Clayton who's preparing for another busy summer, visit the inaugural May Day Celebration at Coonamesssett Farm, hear about the Global Pandemics Bereavement Stonewalk Project as it made a stop at Falmouth Hospital, celebrate the Falmouth Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year Jay Zavala, see how students from the Mullen-Hall School celebrated Arbor Day in Falmouth, view the return of the Osprey to Falmouth through the lens of Kevin Friel, and much more!

May 6th, 2022
Falmouth in Focus April 15, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll check in with a Falmouth resident as he continues with his efforts to collect supplies that he delivers to Ukraine, hear about an adoptable cat from People For Cats, check in at the finish line for the ASICS Falmouth Road Race for an update about the registration deadlines, stop by the Falmouth AMVETS building as a new mobile food pantry service is now available for our Veterans, pay tribute to Kevin Lynch- a founding member of FCTV and devoted community member, hear how the local Girl Scout Troop is helping The 300 Committee plant the pollinator meadow at Teaticket Park, hear from FHS Art Teacher Jane Baker about a recent art show for her students, hear sights and sounds from the Falmouth Schools All Choru

April 15th, 2022
Falmouth in Focus April 1, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we talk with one Falmouth resident who is doing his part to help with the crisis in Ukraine, take a look back at Highfield Hall's Stickwork sculpture that has been captivating visitors for over two years, learn how OpenCape will help businesses and residents on the Cape and Islands improve their internet connectivity, learn about an adoptable dog from Friends of Falmouth Dogs, go fishing for Calico Bass with Ryan Collins of My Fishing Cape Cod, join the Falmouth Education Foundation in paying tribute to a pair of Falmouth residents, hear some sights and sounds f rom the Falmouth Public Schools All Bands Night, and much more!

April 1st, 2022
Falmouth in Focus March 18, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll hear how the Department of Public Works fared during the last few months of storms in Falmouth from Director Peter McConarty, take "A Place at the Table" at St. Barnabas's Church free meal program, learn about a new non-profit organization called "Sunny Paws Rescue" that helps place abandoned and homeless dogs, hear about how the activities of emperor penguins are an indicator of climate changes through a video submitted by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, learn about an adoptable cat available from "People for Cats", visit the Science and Engineering Fair at Falmouth High School, hear the ringing of the bells by our local faith organizations in honor of Ukraine, and much more.

March 18th, 2022
Falmouth in Focus March 4, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we join the Cape Cod Osprey Project as they erect safe nesting sites in Falmouth, hear how One Falmouth- a group of fourteen non profit organizations- came together for a fundraising telethon, get a recap of the Black History Month events that were planned by the Woods Hole Diversity Advisory Committee, hear how the Falmouth Public Schools have adjusted their masking policy due to the changes in state guidelines, and much more!

March 4th, 2022
Falmouth in Focus February 18, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll meet Falmouth’s new Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer, check in with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands as they launch a volunteer recruitment campaign, learn about Ocean Worlds in a video provided by WHOI, hear from AP Art and Literature students at Falmouth High School who are involved in a project called Ekphrasis, brave the frigid weather with some die-hard anglers as they go ice fishing, experience “The Blizzard” courtesy of West Falmouth resident Monte Ladner, and much more.

February 18th, 2022
Falmouth In Focus February 4, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll check in with Falmouth Health Agent Scott McGann to get the latest Covid home testing and vaccine information, view some excerpts from the annual No Place For Hate Falmouth annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Gathering , get some tips from Falmouth Fire Rescue Lieutenant Craig O'Malley about winter fire prevention ,stop by the Falmouth Village Green for the Upper Cape Women's Coalition Women Protecting Democracy rally, learn how decluttering your closets of old clothes and shoes can benefit the town's Elementary School children, stop by The Knob in Quissett to get an update on the repair project, hear about the Falmouth Public Schools annual No Guff Week, and much more!

February 4th, 2022
Falmouth in Focus January 21, 2022

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll meet Neighborhood Falmouth’s new incoming Executive Director, find out about a way to help pay your energy bills this winter, learn about a unique program in the schools that has become an annual tradition, and celebrate an international festival of lights at a local gallery, All this and much more on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

January 25th, 2022
Falmouth In Focus: 2021 Year in Review

In this special episode of Falmouth in Focus, we take a look back at some of the highlights from this past year - anniversaries, awards, and a return to in-person events. Join us as we take a special look back at 2021 on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

December 31st, 2021
Falmouth In Focus, December 3, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll find out about Falmouth High School’s latest playoff team, see the preparations taking place for a treasured Falmouth holiday classic, and attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a special nonprofit at their new location in Teaticket.
All this and much more on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

December 3rd, 2021
Falmouth in Focus November 19, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll celebrate our Veterans as they are honored in Falmouth, recognize a milestone with the Falmouth Garden Club, hear about an adoptable cat from People for Cats, hear important information from the Alzheimer's Family Support Center during Alzheimer's Awareness Month, take a run in Falmouth in the Fall, join Ryan Collins from My Fishing Cape Cod, and much more!

November 19th, 2021
Falmouth In Focus November 5, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, join us at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the last phase of the Coonamessett River Restoration Project, visit Waquoit Congregational Church for their annual Luminaries of Love event, walk down main street to view the Village of Scarecrows, hear from former Falmouth Police Chief Anthony Riello on the occasion of the Department's 100th Anniversary, hear from Olympic Champion Colleen Coyne about a charity fundraiser for Tommy's involving Boston's Professional Women's Hockey Team The Pride, take in the annual Falmouth Public Schools Harvest Parade from East Falmouth Elementary, hear sights and sounds of the FHS Marching Band, and much more!

November 10th, 2021
Falmouth In Focus October 22, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll celebrate with Brenda Swain as she receives the Falmouth Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year Award, speak to Dr. Lyla Blake of the Community Health Center of Cape Cod about the importance of early breast cancer detection during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, visit the Cahoon Museum of American Art for a showcase of paintings by artist Brenda Kingery, experience WHOI's Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Orpheus, do some fall fishing with Ryan Collins of My Fishing Cape Cod, and gather with supporters of the Falmouth Education Foundation to get a glimpse of some of F. E. F.’s most recently supported projects. All this and much more on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

October 22nd, 2021
Falmouth in Focus September 17, 2021

In this episode, we celebrate the centennial of the Falmouth Police Department, visit with longtime Falmouth Garden Club members as their group prepares to mark their 90th Anniversary, visit the annual Rotary Club of Falmouth Labor Day Crafts Fair, check in at Falmouth High School for some highlights from their first Varsity Football game of the season, and much more!

September 20th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus: September 3rd

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll check in with Peter McConarty from the Town of Falmouth about the progress of road work on problem intersections, stop by Menauhant Beach as Rotary volunteers work to keep the Town beaches free of trash, and check in with the Falmouth Public Schools as they kick off a new school year. All this and much more on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

September 3rd, 2021
Falmouth in Focus August 20, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll have several stories from the forty-ninth running of the Falmouth Road Race weekend: Olympic Medalist Molly Seidel's fundraiser during the race, the annual Falmouth Walk, Numbers for Non-Profits, interviews with the elite winners, coverage of the Elite Mile and the Tommy Cochary High School Mile; and we'll take a look at how Falmouth Commodores interns supported their team this summer. All this and much more on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

August 20th, 2021
FCTV Exclusive: Tommy's Place

The site of the old Elm Arch Inn off of Main Street downtown has been transformed into Tommy’s Place, a vacation sanctuary for youngsters fighting cancer. Here’s Troy’s Take on a special place where children and their families can stay for up to a week, free of charge.

August 10th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus August 6, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll learn about solid waste management in Falmouth, see what Senator Elizabeth Warren had to say during her stop in Falmouth, stop by Old Silver Beach for Recovery Without Walls' annual Rockin' Recovery event, shop at the Falmouth Farmers' Market and Art Market, learn how the Falmouth Public Schools are offering learning opportunities to students this summer, get Troy's Take on the opening of Tommy's Place in Falmouth, make a stop at the newly painted finish line for the ASICS Falmouth Road Race, and much more!

August 6th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus: July 23, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll visit the Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum and Cultural Center for their grand opening celebration, welcome back the Cape Cod Baseball League as the Falmouth Commodores returned to the field on June 20th, stop by some local gardens to take a look at some beautiful hydrangeas during the Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival, check in with Niisa Morton for her monthly Be Well segment, find out how the Falmouth Public Schools are helping to feed their students, even during the summer months, see some magnificent footage of Humpback Whales courtesy of Ryan Collins from My Fishing Cape Cod, and much more!

July 25th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus July 9, 2021 Falmouth in Focus July 9, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll celebrate the opening of the new Falmouth Senior Center, check in at the beaches with the Beach Department Superintendents, take a ride on the Carousel of Light as it opens for the summer season, honor those who were lost to Covid-19 at an interfaith memorial service downtown, hear about an adoptable dog from Friends of Falmouth Dogs, visit the Outdoor Learning Spaces at North Falmouth Elementary, get some important tick safety information from Larry Dapsis of the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, hear an excerpt from the reading of the Declaration of Independence from the Museums on the Green, and much more!

July 11th, 2021
Falmouth In Focus - June 25, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll hear from Falmouth Water Superintendent Cathal O'Brien about the mandated water restrictions now in place, get an update on the plans for the 49th running of the Falmouth Road Race, hear from the Falmouth Village Association about their summer event planning, check in with Niisa Morton for her monthly "Be Well" segment which focuses on meditation outside, celebrate the Falmouth High School Class of 2021 with excerpts from their Commencement, recognize Nick Lowell of Lowell Instruments as his company was awarded the Build a Better Mousetrap Award by Cape Cod SCORE, view sights and sounds from the Falmouth Academy Commencement, and much more!

June 25th, 2021
Falmouth In Focus - June 11, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll cheer on the participants of the annual Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride, take a tour of the renovations in progress at Nobska Light with Friends of Nobska Light President Kathy Walrath, learn some strategies from Patty Burke for coping with re-entry anxiety now that life is beginning to return to normal, hear about this year's plans for the ArtsFalmouth Inc Trad Stroll, learn about an adoptable cat from People For Cats, check in with a Falmouth High School Fundraiser, learn about the Ocean Twilight Zone courtesy of a video by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), get Troy's Take on the Highfield Theatre renovations, and much more!

June 11th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus May 21, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll join the Falmouth Police Department for their annual National Police Week Ceremony, hear how the Falmouth Art Market is looking forward to this year's in-person reopening, board the Island Queen as they launch a new on-line reservation system, check in with Niisa Morton for her monthly "Be Well" segment, get an important message about Covid 19 vaccinations from Falmouth’s School District Physician, catch some sea bass with Ryan Collins of My Fishing Cape Cod, take in some sights and sounds from the annual Woods Hole Library Plant Sale, and much more.

May 24th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus: May 7, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we’ll celebrate Arbor Day with the Falmouth Garden Club at Tony Andrews Farm, get a front row seat for a practice launch of a new WHOI Autonomous Underwater Vehicle, and get Troy’s Take on one of the most popular sports in Falmouth: Pickleball. All this and much more on this episode of Falmouth in Focus.

May 7th, 2021
Falmouth in Focus April 16, 2021

In this episode of Falmouth in Focus, we'll get an update on the Commodores season for 2021, visit the Falmouth Dog Park as they prepare to celebrate their 10th anniversary, check in with Jennifer Edwards to hear about the plans for the 2021 Asics Falmouth Road Race, hear from Niisa Morton for her monthly Be Well segment, learn about an adoptable cat from People For Cats, get an update from WHOI as the Alvin returns for some timely upgrades, we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Falmouth Public Schools No Guff Week with a video from Brian Switzer, celebrate National Poetry Month with some excerpts from the last FCTV Poetic License Open Mic event, and much more!

April 20th, 2021

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Falmouth In Focus

Falmouth in Focus is FCTV's informational, magazine-style program that features the people,places and things that make up our town. Falmouth in Focus premieres every first and third Friday evening on Public Channel 13. It reruns throughout the week and is available online.

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