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Barnstable County 4-H Advisory Council Announces 2023 Scholarship Award 

4-H member Morgan Chaves has been awarded the scholarship to support pursuit of post-secondary education.  October 5, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County 4-H Advisory Council is pleased to announce that Barnstable […]

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Unwanted stinky housemates include stink bugs.

Stinky Houseguests

~A note from Larry Dapsis, Extension’s County Entomologist I was approaching my front door recently and noticed a group of western conifer seed bugs, a relative of stink bugs by […]

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Barnstable County Public Health Nursing Division to Hold a Flu and COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on October 11

Barnstable County Public Health Nursing Division is holding a flu and COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Wednesday, October 11th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Harborview Conference Room. If you […]

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Engage in Our Community Forums on Children’s Behavioral Health Needs Assessment

You are invited to participate in an essential initiative aimed at understanding and addressing the behavioral health needs of children and youth in Barnstable County. The Barnstable County Department of […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Issues Statement Against Hate 

October 3, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – At an October 2nd special meeting, the Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) voted unanimously to approve a public statement against hate. The statement reads: 

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Injury Prevention and Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults

If you are an older adult living in the community, you may face some challenges during an emergency. For example, you may have mobility problems, or chronic health conditions, or […]

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