Kevin Matthews

Kevin Matthews

Tune into Kevin Matthews weekday afternoons on 106 WCOD!Full Bio

16th Annual Quahog Day

Veterans Cooking Program

Kevin Matthews and the Outreach & Programs Manager of the Cape & Islands Veterans Outreach Center, Barbara-Anne Foley talk about the Veterans Cooking Program they have created with their partner, KAM Appliances. And, as you'll hear, it's about so much more than just food & cooking! To register for a spot in one of their classes, just call (508) 778-1590...and for more details on all of CIVOC's available programs, just go to capeveterans.com.

20th Annual Troops in the Spotlight

Kevin Matthews is joined by Michelle DeSilva from Cape Cod Cares 4 The Troops to reflect on the organization's incredible journey from its early beginnings. They'll also highlight the 20th Annual Troops in the Spotlight event coming up on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, and where she sees the organization headed in the future. Air Date 5-19-24

25th Annual MBCC Against The Tide Cape Cod

Kevin Matthews talks with the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition, Cheryl Osimo about the organization's work in trying to prevent the environmental causes of breast cancer through education and changes to public policy. They'll also talk about their 25th Annual Against The Tide event happening at Nickerson State Park in Brewster on June 8th. Air Date 5-19-24

Federal Trade Commission

Kevin Matthews talks with Adam Hersh, an attorney for the Federal Trade Commission's Northeast Division about the bipartisan federal agency's dual mission to protect consumers and promote competition. They'll also talk about a recently released report showing that consumers lost $10 billion to scams in 2023, and tips on how to avoid them. You'll also learn more about three important websites: consumer.ftc.gov, reportfraud.ftc.gov and identitytheft.gov. Air Date 5-5-24

CARE For The Cape & Islands

Kevin Matthews is joined by the founder and executive director of CARE For The Cape & Islands, Jill Talladay to talk a little bit about the mission and work of her organization. They'll also talk about their big annual event coming up on May 9th, the 10th Annual CARE For The Cape & Islands Day, and what the day entails. Air Date 5-5-24

Dream Day On Cape Cod

Kevin Matthews talks with Heather St. Onge, the executive director of Dream Day on Cape Cod to learn more about her non-profit organization, which has been a beacon of hope and joy for families with children with serious and life-threatening illnesses. They'll also talk about their various fundraising events, including Cape Cod's Biggest Mini Gold Tournament EVER, happening on May 6th from 4-8 p.m. at Skull Island at Bass River Sports World on Rt.28 in South Yarmouth!

2024 Big Blue Conference

Kevin Matthews talks with Katy Acheson, the Economic Development Director for the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce, about the details of the 2024 Big Blue Conference. It's a 2-day event happening April 30th and May 1st at Aloft Aviation at the Cape Cod Gateway Airport! Katy will also talk more about the theme for this year's conference: It's Electric!

Spectrum Latham Centers Air Date 4/21/24

The topic of this Spectrum is the Latham Centers in Brewster. Kevin Matthews welcomes Director of Advancement, Jackie O'Connor and Marketing & Social Media Specialist, Ashley Bulger to talk about the mission and core values of the program and their upcoming Donkey Dash 5K Road Race fundraiser on May 19th.

Spectrum America's Funniest Firefighter Air Date 4/21/24

Kevin Matthews talks with Harry Conforti, organizer of the New England Regionals of the "America's Funniest Firefighter" Comedy Show! It's happening at Florian Hall in Boston on May 17th. And joining Kevin in studio is Bob Readron, a Yarmouth FD Lieutenant, who will be competing with a comedy set on stage! Proceeds from the event will benefit Firefighters vs. Cancer.