Born at Cape Cod Hospital, Bill O’Neill grew up in Centerville and got his start in the communications industry delivering the Cape Cod Times on his bicycle. He was the lifestyle editor at the Cape Cod Times for almost 10 years. As a freelancer, he writes about healthcare and pop music and writes grant proposals for local nonprofits. He lives in Yarmouthport with Tracy (a marketing copywriter), Max (a tween) and Clementine (a cat) and enjoys biking, hiking and kayaking.
Past honorees of the Compass of Hope Gala, and others associated with the fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, gathered in Hyannis recently to meet this year’s guests of honor – medical honoree Molly Sullivan, MD, and community honorees, the Pendergast family. They will be officially recognized at the Compass of Hope Gala on Oct. 13 at the Oyster Harbors Club in Osterville.