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WINTER ADVISORY REGARDING FACE COVERINGS

This Advisory has been updated as of December 21, 2021.COVID-19 vaccines and vaccine boosters are highly effective at protecting against serious illness, hospitalization and death and every individual who is eligible and works, studies or resides in Massachusetts is strongly urged to get vaccinated and boosted. The Department of Public Health urges all eligible residents…

Dr. Kirby-Madden buys the Animal Hospital of Orleans from Dr. Bohon

June 7, 2021 — The Animal Hospital of Orleans has been family-owned and operated for more than 25 years under the steady care of Dr. Karen Bohon. At a time when veterinary practices are being rapidly acquired by multinational corporations, Dr. Bohon began to search for an alternative option for AHO: an Associate Veterinarian who…

The Town of Orleans invites community members to join economic development focus groups

The Town of Orleans has engaged Streetsense to formulate an economic development strategy aimed at attracting and retaining a diverse year-round business community. Kicked off in early November, the project will be strongly rooted in community/stakeholder input and help inform the Town’s economic development efforts for years to come. All members of the local community…

Mid-Cape Home Centers Wins Eight Building Industry Awards

There are two major award ceremonies hosted every fall by the local home building industry, and Mid-Cape Home Centers cleaned up at both of them this year. With a total of eight awards evenly split between the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Cape Cod’s BRICC Awards and the Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater…

Housing 101

The Community Development Partnership presents a Workshop Housing 101 session, Friday, Oct. 15 from 10am-noon, Remove, via zoom. Contact Pelinda Deegan, Housing Advocacy Program Manager, [email protected]

Cape Cod Healthcare Expands Access to COVID-19 Community Testing

Cape Cod Healthcare has announced it will expandCOVID-19 Testing access at its two drive-through community testing sites located on thecampuses of Cape Cod Hospital and Falmouth Hospital, in response to the recent surge inpositive cases in Barnstable County. Effective August 18, 2021, drive-through testing will be available by appointment to everyone,whether symptomatic or asymptomatic, during…

Friends’ Marketplace sells over $33,000 in gift cards for Orleans restaurants

Friends’ Marketplace has sold over $33,000 in gift cards for 12 restaurants in Orleans at the market through their “Shop and Save Local” program which launched in January. “We started the Shop and Save Local program as our way to directly assist our restaurant friends in Orleans. Their logos are front and center at the…

Free virtual workshop: COVID-19 and Your Cognitive Health: Challenges and Strategies for Re-integrating Post-Pandemic

COVID-19 and Your Cognitive Health: Challenges and Strategies for Re-integrating Post-Pandemic Free Virtual Workshop Offered by The Alzheimer’s Family Support Center On Monday, May 24 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m., the Alzheimer’s Family Support Center (AFSC) will present a free virtual workshop entitled “COVID-19 and Your Cognitive Health: Challenges and Strategies for Re-integrating Post-Pandemic”. Dr. Molly Perdue, PhD, Executive…

National Volunteer Week

By Emily Haber and Mark Skala As we celebrate our second National Volunteer Week, April 18- 24th since the start of the pandemic, we want to reflect upon the amazing efforts of all of the Massachusetts residents who have stepped up to support their neighbors during these long and difficult months. As leaders in our…
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