Chamber News

Local Small Business Sales Plummet During Month of Bad Weather

Boston—Results from a small business weather sales survey conducted through Monday were released today by a several state and local employer organizations.  Conducted by several employer organizations, including the Retailers Association of Massachusetts (RAM), Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM), the Massachusetts members of the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB-MA), Massachusetts Restaurant Association (MRA), Massachusetts…

Second Annual New Orleans to Orleans Festival May 1-2, 2015

Nauset Regional Middle School (NRMS) hosts the Second Annual New Orleans to Orleans Festival (NO2O) in Orleans, Massachusetts, May 1 – 2, 2015. NO2O brings New Orleans musicians to Cape Cod with events running from April through September. NO2O is collaboration among the Nauset Regional Middle School, the Orleans Chamber of Commerce, the Orleans Cultural…

The Boston Globe Features the Orleans Inn and the Captain Linnell House

The Boston Globe published a feature story highlighting love stories about inns on Cape Cod. Featured are two historic jewels in Orleans, the Orleans Waterfront Inn and the Captain Linnell House. Here is an excerpt from the article: “THE ORLEANS WATERFRONT INN, Orleans The history: In 1875 Captain Aaron Snow built a six-story mansion topped…

MassVacation.com Features Rock Harbor, Orleans

he Mass Office of Travel and Tourism posted an article highlighting the year-round beauty of Rock Harbor titled “Rock Harbor: An Off-Season Gem on Cape Cod.” Here is an excerpt from the article: “The ‘season’ on Cape Cod typically lasts from Memorial Day through Labor Day, although in recent years, it’s been known to spill…

Orleans Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Local Business and Individuals

ORLEANS, Ma. – The Orleans Chamber of Commerce recently held its Annual Meeting and Dinner at the Orleans Yacht Club which celebrated the Chamber’s 25th Anniversary. Highlights of the evening included the recognition of several businesses and individuals for excellence and outstanding achievement. Presided over by Board Chair, Erik Oliver of Nauset Disposal, the meeting…

Get Ready for Small Business Saturday!

Tips from SCORE #66: Published in the Cape Cod Times, October 19th, 2014 Question: Small Business Saturday is November 24th.  When should I start planning for it?  What can I do to maximize the experience for my small retail business? Answer:   The optimum time to start planning for a successful Small Business Saturday  (SBS) is…

W. Scott Kerry joins Orleans Chamber Board of Directors

W. Scott Kerry ORLEANS, Ma. – The Orleans Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the election of W. Scott Kerry to our Board of Directors. Scott is the President of Kerry Insurance Agency, a 24 year old family run full-service insurance agency with locations in Eastham and Hyannis, and serving customers on Cape Cod…

2014 Photo Scrapbook Contest Results Press Release

September 24, 2014: Judges gathered at the WeNeedaVacation.com Brewster office yesterday morning to review and select a winner of our #WeNeedaScrapbook summer contest. Judges discuss scrapbook entries (L to R) Ed DeWitt, Becky Fischer of WeNeedaVacation.com, Noelle Pina, Jill Talladay The winning scrapbook, July on Cape Cod, was written by Melissa from Maryland, who spent…

Battle Volunteers Needed

Fri, Sat & Sun,  Aug 15, 16 & 17 Event – Battle Of Rock Harbor 200 Year Anniversary Re-enactment Volunteers are needed to help at this weekend event! Join the fun and be a part of this “historic” event. Call or email Bev Fuller to find out how you can help make this an unforgettable re-enactment.…