Author: Jeff Harder

Jeff Harder is a freelance writer who has written for many publications. For a five-year-period he was also a managing editor at Cape Cod Life Publications and famously wrote profiles on 17 interesting Cape and Islanders for Cape Cod LIFE’s Annual Guide—one each for all 15 Cape Cod towns as well as Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket—and he did this several years in a row. He also enjoys bulldogs, mixed martial arts, and spending time with his family.

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Local Flavor

At times, it seems as if our food comes from a far-off place, finding its way onto our dinner plates…

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All in Good Time

With more than 80 nonfiction books to his credit, history author Martin Sandler has hit his stride—with no plans to…

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A Cold Sweat

In the winter, believe it or not, some folks stay outdoors while the rest crawl back inside. There’s the surfer…

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Paddle Up!

Riding the Cape’s Paddleboard WAVE Bob Babock stood up on a stand-up paddleboard because sometimes it was tough to stand…

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As Old as the Hills

On Martha’s Vineyard, the path to tranquility runs through Menemsha Hills. There’s a quiet place on Martha’s Vineyard. Away from…

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The Shape of Things to Come

After learning to shape surfboards in the Hawaiian motherland, Cape Cod native Shawn Vecchione brought his world-class skills back home.…

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The Right Idea

Research by the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies has refined our understanding of the North Atlantic right whale, one of…

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