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Read the April Edition of Cape Cod Commission’s Reporter

Read the April Edition of Cape Cod Commission’s Reporter

By on April 30, 2020 in Recent News

Cape Cod Commission’s April edition of their newsletter reports on work with Cape Cod Health Care and BarnstableCounty Department of Health and Environment on the COVID-19 heatmap, a $1 million federal grant to support resiliency efforts on Cape Cod, and much more.

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Free Grocery Delivery Service Launches for Barnstable County Seniors and Residents at Higher Risk

Free Grocery Delivery Service Launches for Barnstable County Seniors and Residents at Higher Risk

By on April 29, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sonja Sheasley, Communications Manager  508‐375‐6896 sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org  Free Grocery Delivery Service Launches for Barnstable County Seniors and Residents at Higher Risk The Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps’ Delivery Service​ will help people who should stay home receive groceries and critical household goods. (Barnstable, MA., April 29, 2020) – The Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), […]

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Harwich Resiliency Efforts Lower Flood Insurance Premiums

Harwich Resiliency Efforts Lower Flood Insurance Premiums

By on April 28, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Shannon Hulst CFM, Deputy Director, Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Floodplain Specialist & CRS Coordinator Shannon.hulst@barnstablecounty.org (508) 375-6952 (Barnstable, MA – April 28, 2020) — The Town of Harwich’s advanced floodplain management efforts will net its residents a 15 percent reduction in their flood insurance premiums. This represents an additional 5 […]

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A Message from Children’s Cove: Children and Online Safety

A Message from Children’s Cove: Children and Online Safety

By on April 27, 2020 in Recent News

With schools being closed, children of all ages have been spending a lot more time online. With this “new norm” of increased need for online access, those with online access, or those who are now getting access to the internet: parents need to take more time to talk about safety online. Child predators go where […]

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The Paycheck Protection Program Updates

The Paycheck Protection Program Updates

By on April 27, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

The Paycheck Protection Program Resumes today, April 27, 2020. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was recently passed to provide emergency relief for small- to medium-sized businesses disrupted by COVID-19. The Act created the Paycheck Protection Program, which will serve as an extension of the Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) loan program, […]

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Food Pantry Need Your Donations During COVID-19

Food Pantry Need Your Donations During COVID-19

By on April 24, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

With businesses closing and an increase in job loss, food insecurity is a concern in our community. Barnstable County residents have risen to the occasion have been helping our most vulnerable residents.  However, food pantries are in continual need of support.  Here are ways you can help: Primary Need is Monetary Donations The primary need is […]

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Barnstable County Continues to Respond to COVID-19 and Prepares for Peak

Barnstable County Continues to Respond to COVID-19 and Prepares for Peak

By on April 24, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

BCREPC Media Release   Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Media Release 008 – COVID-19 April For Immediate Release Barnstable County Continues to Respond to COVID-19 and Prepares for Peak BARNSTABLE (MA) April 24, 2020 – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. […]

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SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

By on April 24, 2020 in Recent News

Small business owners in all U.S. states and territories are currently eligible to apply for a low-interest loan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Learn more.

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The Major Crisis Relief Fund Offers Financial Assistance to Residents Impacted by COVID-19

The Major Crisis Relief Fund Offers Financial Assistance to Residents Impacted by COVID-19

By on April 23, 2020 in Recent News

For those hit hard by COVID-19, the Major Crisis Relief Fund is offering financial assistance for lost income, food, rent and more. If you need help, or if you would like to donate to the Major Crisis Relief Fund, visit majorcrisisrelieffund.org.

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Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee extends nomination deadline for Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year award

Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee extends nomination deadline for Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year award

For Immediate Release Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee extends nomination deadline for Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year award to June 14, 2020. Media Contact: Ann Canedy acanedy@comcast.net Barnstable, MA – April 24, 2020 – The Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Committee is […]

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