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Mercury in the Water |  A Talk with Barnstable County

Mercury in the Water | A Talk with Barnstable County

By on September 19, 2018 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

Please join us for a community discussion on the danger of mercury exposure, the effects mercury can have on our water, and the preventative measures we can all take to protect our health and environment from the element. WHEN: Wednesday, October 3, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | RSVP-Free WHERE: Barnstable Senior Center, Hyannis Presenter: […]

Kristy Senatori Appointed Cape Cod Commission Executive Director

Kristy Senatori Appointed Cape Cod Commission Executive Director

INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contact: Kristy Senatori, Executive Director ksenatori@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Senatori Appointed Cape Cod Commission Executive Director Kristy Senatori to lead the Cape Cod Commission BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – The Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners unanimously approved the recommendation of the Cape Cod Commission Executive Committee and […]

Important Updates to Barnstable County Independence Day Event on September 27th

Important Updates to Barnstable County Independence Day Event on September 27th

By on September 19, 2018 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 19, 2018 Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley | Phone: 508-375-6896 | Email: sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org Updates to Barnstable County Independence Day Event on September 27th BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – Additional events have been scheduled to coincide with the official recognition of the first annual Barnstable County Independence Day during the regular Barnstable County Commissioners’ […]

Upcoming Webinar on New & Expanding Tick Threats to Schools | September 18, 2018

Upcoming Webinar on New & Expanding Tick Threats to Schools | September 18, 2018

By on September 12, 2018 in Recent News

EPA’s Center for Integrated Pest Management will host a webinar about ticks, their identification and how to monitor and control these pests. Featured presenters include Larry Dapsis, Deer Tick Project Coordinator and Entomologist at Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. Presenters will discuss tick-borne disease risk, general tick management issues that include considerations around pesticide […]

Cape Cod Commission Is Part of $1.2 Million Blue Economy Project

Cape Cod Commission Is Part of $1.2 Million Blue Economy Project

By on September 11, 2018 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Media Contacts: Kristy Senatori, Acting Executive Director ksenatori@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Leslie Richardson, Chief Economic Development Officer lrichardson@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Commission part of $1.2 Million Blue Economy Project U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $600,000 to Boost the Growth of the Marine Science and Technology Sector in Southeastern Massachusetts The Cape Cod Commission is partnering with the […]

Welcoming New Members to AmeriCorps Cape Cod | Year 20

Welcoming New Members to AmeriCorps Cape Cod | Year 20

By on September 10, 2018 in Department News, Recent News

On Tuesday, September 4, 23 AmeriCorps Cape Cod members arrived to start their 11 month term of service here on Cape Cod. The members will serve various towns, County, State, Federal, and Nonprofit entities.     The vision and mission of the AmeriCorps Cape Cod program is to offer a diverse group of trained adults […]

Public Health Notices

The CDC Reminds Us That Flu Season is Approaching, Recommends Flu Vaccine

The CDC Reminds Us That Flu Season is Approaching, Recommends Flu Vaccine

By on September 12, 2018 in Public Health Notices

  For Immediate Release: Friday, September 7, 2018 Contact: Media Relations, (404) 639-3286 Reports in the news media of airline passengers with influenza are a reminder that the influenza season in the United States is fast approaching, and people who are sick should protect themselves—and others—by not traveling. CDC recommends everyone six months and older […]

Traveling? Flu on the rise in some parts of the Southern Hemisphere

Traveling? Flu on the rise in some parts of the Southern Hemisphere

By on June 5, 2018 in Misc, Public Health Notices

As the Southern Hemisphere approaches its winter season, flu activity has increased in some tropical regions of the Americas, as well as in the temperate zones where the pace of infections hasn’t yet passed the thresholds in most countries, the WHO said yesterday in its latest global flu update for the week ending May 13. […]

Hepatitis B and the Opioid Epidemic Report

Hepatitis B and the Opioid Epidemic Report

By on March 15, 2018 in Public Health Notices

Despite the availability of a highly effective vaccine, barriers to preventing hepatitis B infection in the U.S. remain. These barriers include low rates of hepatitis B vaccination coverage among adults and increased rates of injection drug use – a major risk factor for hepatitis B (HBV), hepatitis C (HCV), and HIV infections – as the […]

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