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For Immediate Release: Dennis Union Church Congregation Raises over $1,100 from “Loose Change” for local Children’s Organizations.

For Immediate Release: Dennis Union Church Congregation Raises over $1,100 from “Loose Change” for local Children’s Organizations.

Dennis Union Church Congregation Raises over $1,100 from “Loose Change” Collection dedicated to local Children’s Organizations. April 17th, 2018, Dennis. Since creating its “Change for Children” fund in March, the Dennis Union Church raised $1,126.14, solely from members donating their loose change. Yesterday, the loose change was converted to two checks and presented to Children’s […]

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Mourning the Loss of Officer Sean Gannon

Mourning the Loss of Officer Sean Gannon

By on April 13, 2018 in Misc, Recent News

Today we mourn the sudden loss of Officer Sean Gannon. All of us at Barnstable County would like to offer our deepest condolences to Sean’s wife Dara, Sean’s family, and the Town of Yarmouth. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, and with police officers everywhere.

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Celebrate World Fish Migration Day at the Harwich Herring River

Celebrate World Fish Migration Day at the Harwich Herring River

For Immediate Release, April 12, 2018 Re: April 21st Open House at the Harwich Bells Neck Conservation Area river herring ladder For more information please contact: Abigail Archer, Marine Resource Specialist at 508-375-6702 aarcher@barnstablecounty.org Sara Turner, MA Division of Marine Fisheries 508-742-9737 sara.turner@state.ma.us Michael Lach, Harwich Conservation Trust 508-432-3997 mike@harwichconservationtrust.org Celebrate World Fish Migration Day […]

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Barnstable County Congratulates Yarmouth Officials for Raccoon Rabies Work

Barnstable County Congratulates Yarmouth Officials for Raccoon Rabies Work

By on April 11, 2018 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barnstable County Congratulates Yarmouth Officials for Raccoon Rabies Work BARNSTABLE (MA) April 10, 2018 – The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment would like to congratulate two Town of Yarmouth officials—Amy L. von Hone, Assistant Health Director, and Karl W. von Hone, Director of the Division of Natural Resources—on their recent […]

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Barnstable County Announces Summer Internships

Barnstable County Announces Summer Internships

By on March 28, 2018 in Misc, Recent News

Barnstable County will again offer students opportunities to explore career paths and gain experience in several departments at Barnstable County through summer internships in 2018.  These unpaid internships will each run roughly 12 weeks, from mid-May through mid-August.  Internships at Barnstable County are a great way to contribute locally and to gain valuable professional experiences in […]

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Open Meeting Law Regional Training Workshop

Open Meeting Law Regional Training Workshop

Learn more about the Open Meeting Law with this in-person training from the Attorney General’s Office (AGO). Monday, May 21, 2018 Barnstable Harborview Conference Room (in the Barnstable County Complex) 3195 Main Street (Route 6A) Barnstable, MA 02630 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM This workshop, offered free of charge, will provide an update on the […]

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Children’s Cove Features Senior Corps RSVP of Cape Cod and the Islands

Children’s Cove Features Senior Corps RSVP of Cape Cod and the Islands

By on February 14, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Children’s Cove The Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center was recently highlighted by the Senior Corps RSVP of Cape Cod and the Islands newsletter for its Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) initiative. Recruiting Volunteers During FY18, the VISTA member has been responsible for expanding the Cove’s volunteer network by recruiting, training and managing new volunteers. […]

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2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

Over 300k gallons of hazardous waste from over 4k residents was collected in 2017. This protects our unconfined, sole source aquifer, Barnstable County’s rare and unique drinking water source!

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For Immediate Release: Nominations Now Being Accepted

For Immediate Release: Nominations Now Being Accepted

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: February 1, 2018 SUBJECT: MERCY OTIS WARREN CAPE COD WOMAN OF THE YEAR COMMITTEE LAUNCHES 2018 CAMPAIGN FOR NOMINATIONS FOR 17TH ANNUAL AWARD CONTACT: The MOW Selection Committee at 508-362-4467 or email at mercyotiswarrencapecod@gmail.com or webpage at http://www.barnstablecounty.org(click on Mercy Otis Warren) The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the […]

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For Immediate Release: Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod 2018-2019 Individual Placement Request for Proposal Release

For Immediate Release: Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod 2018-2019 Individual Placement Request for Proposal Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Andrew Platt, Program Specialist 508-375-6863 EMAIL: andrew.platt@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable County, MA – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod is holding two Individual Placement Request for Proposal (RFP) release meetings for all organizations that are interested in applying for an Individual Placement for the 2018-2019 program year. The release meetings are scheduled for February […]

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