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Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps: FROM THE HEART: Selfless to the corps

Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps: FROM THE HEART: Selfless to the corps

By on July 13, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

In this July 9 Barnstable Patriot article written by Barbara Dunn, you’ll learn about the general role of  Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps under the direction of Diana Gaumond and some specifics of the program. “Her desire to help others began at a young age. It was a passion that evolved into a career in […]

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Announcing the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2020

Announcing the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2020

By on July 10, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee in partnership with the Barnstable County Commissioners is proud to announce that the winner of the 19th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award is MARION “MIMI” McCONNELL of Cotuit. ABOUT THE RECIPIENT: Mimi McConnell’s name was placed into […]

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Vote by Mail Signed into Law

Vote by Mail Signed into Law

By on July 7, 2020 in Misc

In July, a new law was passed to allow all registered voters in Massachusetts to vote by mail in any 2020 election, with no excuse needed. As required by the new law, a Vote by Mail application will be mailed to every person who was registered to vote by July 1 and who had not […]

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Meet Our New Communications Intern Thomas Gruttadauria

Meet Our New Communications Intern Thomas Gruttadauria

By on July 2, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Thomas Gruttadauria grew up on Cape Cod. He’s a proud graduate of Dennis-Yarmouth High School and a rising junior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst studying Communications and Natural Resources Conservation. He is also a member of the prestigious Minuteman Marching Band percussion section. Thomas is working on a variety of communications projects this summer, […]

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Cape Cod Businesses Reporting Impacts due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Cape Cod Businesses Reporting Impacts due to COVID-19 Pandemic

By on June 16, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

PRESS RELEASE Information from the Cape Cod Commission Cape Cod Commission and Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce release preliminary business survey data FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (June 16, 2020) — Preliminary results from a survey issued to local business owners by the Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce suggest severe impacts to […]

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Congratulations to the Barnstable County Human Rights Academy Graduating Seniors

Congratulations to the Barnstable County Human Rights Academy Graduating Seniors

By on June 15, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission wishes to congratulate graduating seniors in the Barnstable County Human Rights Academy this year! As these students embark on an exciting new phase in their lives, the Academy hopes that they will continue to advocate for human rights, and continue to change the world for the better. Watch […]

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Attend the Virtual Water Family Festival on Saturday, May 30

Attend the Virtual Water Family Festival on Saturday, May 30

By on May 28, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Looking for a fun at-home way to learn about Cape Cod’s water quality? “Attend” the Virtual Water Family Festival on Saturday May 30th! You will find tip sheets, videos, family activities, and so much more. Resources featured come from local Cape Cod non-profit organizations, town departments, and Barnstable County program areas. This FREE online event is […]

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Guidance to Cape & Islands Seasonal Community

Guidance to Cape & Islands Seasonal Community

By on May 22, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Information for Members of Cape Cod & the Island’s Seasonal Community: Updated as of May 18, 2020 – Effective through the end of Phase 1 of Governor Baker’s Phased Plan to Reopen Massachusetts. Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and the Elizabeth Islands are small year-round communities whose residents appreciate, welcome, and depend upon you, our […]

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Coronavirus and Groundwater: What’s the Risk?

Coronavirus and Groundwater: What’s the Risk?

By on May 18, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Water is a part of everyday life, and it is important to feel confident that your water is safe to drink. With that in mind, we wanted to take a minute to discuss the possibility of the COVID-19 virus infiltrating the Cape Cod water supplies. Contributed by Jordanne Feldman, AmeriCorps Cape Cod member serving with […]

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News from Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center

News from Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center

By on May 11, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Barnstable County is committed to protecting our region’s water resources for its residents.  Wastewater management is vital to our region’s health, and one of the ways Barnstable County is taking action to protect our region’s water is through the Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC), a division of Barnstable County Department of Health and […]

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