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Category: MAIN COUNTY FEATURED NEWS

National Weather Service Warns of Dangerous Heat and Potential for Severe Storms

While the risk for severe weather on Cape Cod is less than the rest of the state, residents and visitors are advised to consider the weather while making outdoor plans […]

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Teacher-in-Residence Program comes to MASSTC

The Cape Cod Regional STEM Network’s Teacher-in-Residence Program pairs Pre-K–12 teachers with STEM-rich organizations across the region to explore STEM beyond the classroom. Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) […]

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Barnstable County’s Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone (SHINE) Program Celebrates 15 New Counselors

July 24, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County SHINE program recently celebrated fifteen newly certified SHINE counselors, following their successful completion of a six-week, forty-hour intensive training and testing program. […]

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The Department of Human Services is Seeking Testimonials to Raise Awareness for International Overdose Awareness Month in August

In preparation for International Overdose Awareness Month which takes place in August and culminates on August 31st with a candlelight vigil, stories of and tributes to loved ones lost, and […]

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Board of Regional Commissioners say Freshwater Initiative is Off to a Great Start  

Love Live Local Empowering Local and Businesses County Capital Projects    July 19, 2023 (BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA) — At today’s meeting of the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners, Kristy Senatori, Executive Director […]

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Introducing Marty Greene as the new Fire Training Program Director at Barnstable County

We are pleased to introduce Chief Martin Greene, a distinguished firefighter with an illustrious career spanning over three decades, as the newly appointed Fire Training Program Director at Barnstable County. […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod to Celebrate 9 Graduating Members

Ceremony will honor Year 24 members’ contributions to public service across the region July 17, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – On July 27th, the AmeriCorps Cape Cod program will celebrate nine […]

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It’s Hurricane Preparedness Week in Massachusetts!

Governor Maura Healey has declared July 9-15, 2023, to be “Hurricane Preparedness Week,” recognizing the importance of preparing for the impact of extreme weather. As part of the Administration’s commitment […]

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Barnstable County Staff Discuss High Bacteria Levels at Local Beaches

Environmental Project Assistant and Beach Program Coordinator Jennifer McMullin and Health Communications Coordinator Bethany Traverse explain factors that contribute to occasional bacterial contamination at Cape Cod’s beaches in this Lower […]

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