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Category: MAIN COUNTY FEATURED NEWS

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission to Hold Annual International Human Rights Day Awards Celebration

November 22, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) is pleased to announce its Annual International Human Rights Day Awards Celebration. The celebration will be […]

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Massachusetts Department of Public Health and the American Academy of Pediatrics Warn of Increases in Respiratory Viruses this Season

In early November, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MADPH) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued a joint letter warning families of an early uptick in the incidence […]

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Remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole to Impact Cape and Islands Friday into Saturday

November 11, 2022 | The remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole are expected to impact southern New England beginning this afternoon. The primary threat with this system will be gusty winds, […]

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The University of Massachusetts Garden Calendars for 2023 Now Available for Purchase 

Information from Cape Cod Cooperative Extension  November 4, 2022 (Barnstable, MA)– The 2023 UMASS Garden Calendar is now available for purchase through the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. The 2023 UMass […]

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Assembly of Delegates Adopts Resolution Opposing Eversource Herbicide Spraying

Information from Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates November 3, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates unanimously adopted a resolution at its November 2, 2022 meeting opposing Eversource […]

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Barnstable County Demonstrates New Fire Training Program and State-of-the-art Mobile Fire Training Props  

October 27, 2022 – Today Barnstable County’s Cape Cod Center for Public Safety Training Division, in collaboration with the Cape and Islands Chief’s Association, offered a demonstration of the County’s […]

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$13.7 Million in County Department ARPA Projects Proposed, and $5 Million ARPA Competitive Grants Process Moves to Application Phase

October 26, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – At its meeting today the Barnstable County Regional Board of Commissioners reviewed a list of projects proposed by County departments totaling $13.7 million and was […]

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Protect Your Family and First Responders from Household Hazardous Waste and Unwanted Medications. 

Cooperative Extension is here to help you keep our families and environment safe from unused or unwanted toxic chemicals and medications, with a few simple steps.   Prescriptions and Medications  October […]

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Cape Students Explore and Discuss ‘Pathways to Peace’ at the Human Rights Academy Today

October 25, 2022 – The Human Rights Academy, “Pathways to Peace”, a Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission event, is happening today! Students from Cape Cod high schools who are […]

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