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Children’s Cove hosts 18th Annual Champions for Children Conference

Children’s Cove hosts 18th Annual Champions for Children Conference

Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigative reporter Sacha Pfeiffer will be keynote HYANNIS, Ma. – Sacha Pfeiffer, a reporter on the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigative team that first uncovered clergy sex abuse in the Catholic Church and was the inspiration for the film “Spotlight,” will be the keynote speaker for 18th Annual Champion for Children […]

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SHINE Program: Offering Community Presentations to Explain Medicare

SHINE Program: Offering Community Presentations to Explain Medicare

SHINE Program : Medicare Open Enrollment Presentations Medicare’s Part C (Medicare Advantage) and Part D (Medicare Prescription) Open Enrollment Period begins on October 15th and ends December 7th for 2020 plan choices. The Cape and Islands Regional SHINE(Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone) Program is offering community presentations to explain Medicare coverage options, plus […]

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Cape Media News reports on AmeriCorps Cape Cod Swearing-in

Cape Media News reports on AmeriCorps Cape Cod Swearing-in

Twenty-three new members of AmeriCorps Cape Cod were sworn in on the steps of the Superior Courthouse in Barnstable last week. For the last twenty years, the Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod has hosted volunteers from around the country who are all eager to learn more about the environment and ways to give back. Cape […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Officially Welcomes Year 21 Members at Swearing-in Ceremony

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Officially Welcomes Year 21 Members at Swearing-in Ceremony

September 25, 2019 – Today 21 new AmeriCorps Cape Cod members took the pledge of service administered by AmeriCorps Cape Cod Program Coordinator Kayla Baier on the front steps of the Superior Courthouse at the Barnstable County Complex this morning.  The event was attended by many of the service partners that the AmeriCorps Cape Cod […]

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County Commissioners to hold regular weekly meeting at the Olde Colonial Courthouse on Wednesday, September 25th

County Commissioners to hold regular weekly meeting at the Olde Colonial Courthouse on Wednesday, September 25th

By on September 24, 2019 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

Celebrating Barnstable County Independence Day this week, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners will hold their regular weekly meeting tomorrow, open to the public, at the Olde Colonial Courthouse at 10:30 A.M. The Olde Colonial Courthouse is located at 3046 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 About Barnstable County Independence Day September 27, 1774 – […]

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Today at Barnstable County: Learning about Climate Change and Municipal Liability in Massachusetts

Today at Barnstable County: Learning about Climate Change and Municipal Liability in Massachusetts

Tuesday, September 24th – Read Porter from the Rhode Island Sea Grant Legal Program presented today on climate change and municipal liability in Massachusetts at the Barnstable County Complex (East Wing Conference Room). His team has been preparing reviews of legal precedents, climate change, and municipal action in Massachusetts in partnership with Woods Hole Sea […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 23, 2019 Media Contact: Joanne Harrington, ACC Program Coordinator Email: joanne.harrington@barnstablecounty.org Phone: 508-375-6905 AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members BARNSTABLE, MA –Twenty-one new members of AmeriCorps Cape Cod will be sworn in on the front steps of the Superior Courthouse at the Barnstable County Complex on Wednesday, […]

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Evening Round Table Discussion at Cape Women’s Coalition: Barnstable County Government

Evening Round Table Discussion at Cape Women’s Coalition: Barnstable County Government

By on September 18, 2019 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

  September 18, 2019 – Yesterday County Administrator Jack Yunits and Brewster delegate to the Assembly of Delegates, Mary Chaffee, presented to twenty attendees at the Cape Women’s Coalition Evening Round Table hosted by the Cape Cod Maritime Museum in Hyannis. The discussion centered around the major issues facing county government (e.g., climate change, charter […]

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9/11 Ceremony in Barnstable Village

9/11 Ceremony in Barnstable Village

Barnstable Village – The traditional ceremony will take place on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Barnstable Fire Station, 3249 Main Street at 9:55 AM.  This will include music by Trinity Christian Academy and reflections by the Barnstable Fire Department and local clergy.  Deputy Chief Rick Pfautz will preside. This marks the 11th year that […]

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Barnstable Village Undergoes Major Renovations – Expect Traffic Delays

Barnstable Village Undergoes Major Renovations – Expect Traffic Delays

The town of Barnstable is undertaking a major renovation of the Barnstable Village area beginning September 3rd.  This work will encompass areas from Rendezvous Lane to our west through Mill Way down toward the harbor and include revamped drainage, sidewalks, additional crosswalks, resurfacing of route 6A, and decorative lighting.  Traffic flow will continue to the […]

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