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Cape-wide Sticker Shock Campaign reminds adults not to buy alcohol for minors

Cape-wide Sticker Shock Campaign reminds adults not to buy alcohol for minors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape-wide Sticker Shock Campaign reminds adults not to buy alcohol for minors Barnstable, MA, November 14, 2019 – On Saturday, November 16, teams of Cape Cod youth and adults will “shock” purchasers of alcohol by placing 10,000 warning stickers on multi-packs of beer and other alcohol products in local stores as part of […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Takes Part in the CARE about a Clean Cape & Islands Summit

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Takes Part in the CARE about a Clean Cape & Islands Summit

By on November 14, 2019 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

AmeriCorps Cape Cod member Jordanne Feldman attended the “CARE about a Clean Cape & Islands Summit, Protecting Our Environment from Plastic Pollution and Litter” to discuss ways in which we can all contribute to decreasing the amount of litter around Cape Cod. In partnership with Center for Coastal Studies and Cape Cod Anti-Litter Coalition, CARE […]

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Veterans Day | Monday, November 11, 2019

Veterans Day | Monday, November 11, 2019

By on November 8, 2019 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

On Monday, November 11, we stand united in respect for all our veterans. Veterans Day gives us the opportunity to celebrate the bravery and sacrifice of all U.S. veterans and gives us a time to pay our respects to those who have served. About Veterans Day Veterans Day started as a day to reflect upon […]

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Barnstable County’s Coastal Processes Specialist Greg Berman to participate at the next Clean Water Wednesday

Barnstable County’s Coastal Processes Specialist Greg Berman to participate at the next Clean Water Wednesday

By on November 4, 2019 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

Sea level Rise… Do you know how it’s affecting the Cape? Are you prepared? Here’s your chance to chat with Cape Cod’s expert on sea level rise, Woods Hole Sea Grant and Barnstable County Coastal Processes Specialist Greg Berman. Cape Cod Beer has teamed up with Barnstable Clean Water Coalition to create Clean Water Wednesdays, […]

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Barnstable County Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialist Abigail Archer to moderate 17th Annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference

Barnstable County Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialist Abigail Archer to moderate 17th Annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference

Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialist, Abigail Archer, will be moderating the 17th Annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference this Saturday, November 2 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Attendance is free. Please see details about this event here.

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Cape Cod Commission holds community climate meetings

Cape Cod Commission holds community climate meetings

Attendees from across the region offer feedback to establish a framework for mitigating and adapting to climate change on Cape Cod In October, the Cape Cod Commission hosted a series of sub-regional community meetings that solicited input on planning priorities, concerns, and barriers to moving climate adaptation and mitigation actions forward throughout the region. Feedback […]

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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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