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Orleans Chamber of Commerce Awards Scholarships to Nauset High School Graduates

ORLEANS, Ma. – The Orleans Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s scholarship awards. Five one-thousand dollar book awards were granted to local students of the 2014 graduating class at Nauset Regional High School. Timothy Harry will be attending the University of New Hampshire and plans major in Computer Engineering.…

OWNERS OF ZIA PIZZERIA OPEN WINDMILL MERCANTILE IN EAST ORLEANS

The site of the former Nory’s Cards & Gifts has been fully renovated. Rik and Caren Morse, owners of Zia Pizzeria & Café at Windmill Plaza at 210 Main Street in East Orleans, have opened Windmill Mercantile at the same location. The Morses purchased space adjoining Zia Pizzeria & Café, the site of the former…

Scholarships available from the Davenport Foundation

The Trustees of the John K. and Thirza F. Davenport Foundation for the Arts are accepting applications togrant scholarships to Barnstable County residents in their last two years of undergraduate study or, preferably, graduate work in the visual and performing arts. Applications may be downloaded from the Davenport Companies website www.thedavenportcompanies.com or obtained from the…

Fourth of July Committee Needs Your Help!

To the citizens of Orleans, Our 4th of July Committee has had a rough year.  One of our Committee members passed away, we had 3 committee members leave because of other commitments, and we have quite a few volunteers who are unable to participate this year due to a variety of personal reasons. We are…

Orleans Chamber Launches Truly Orleans Magazine at Snow’s

ORLEANS, Ma. – Snow’s Home and Garden and the Old Jailhouse Tavern will host the Truly Orleans Launch Party at this month’s Business After Hours on Wednesday May 14th, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at 22 Main St., Orleans. Along with the new magazine, Snow’s will debut a fresh look in the store, redesigned to provide customers…

Coastal Craft Gallery wins Orleans Chamber & SCORE Build A Better Mousetrap Award

ORLEANS, Ma. – The Orleans Chamber of Commerce and SCORE are pleased to recognize the significant contributions and achievements of the region’s small businesses with the presentation of the SCORE Build A Better Mousetrap Award to Chamber member Coastal Craft Gallery of Orleans. The award honors companies that survive the critical first five years and…

Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Nominations, Award and Recognition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Judy Walden Scarafile 508-362-3036 [email protected] CAPE COD — The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee has launched its 2014 campaign with an emphasis on educating the Cape Cod community about Mercy Otis Warren and encouraging nominations for this annual award. Nominations are now being accepted and the deadline…

Finally, Unemployment Insurance reform that is pro-business, while protecting those struggling to get back into the workforce

By: Senator Dan Wolf (Cape & Islands) Unemployment Insurance reform, passed by the Massachusetts Senate on February 6, repairs a crucial social and economic safety net in a balanced, responsible way. New initiatives reward businesses with strong histories of steady employment, offer seasonal businesses significant opportunities for savings, and provide protections for employees who report…

Orleans Chamber of Commerce Hosts Santa Stampede 5k and Family Fun Run

ORLEANS, Ma. – The Orleans Chamber of Commerce is hosting the first annual Santa Stampede 5k and Family Fun Run through East Orleans that will begin and end at Joe’s Beach Road Bar and Grille at the Barley Neck Inn. Registration for the race is open and entries will be accepted until race day, December…
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