Barnstable County Newswire (Page 5)

Barnstable County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Barnstable County, MA. (Page 5)

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  1. Five things to do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... at the Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main St., Hyannis. Free event features activities, crafts, and more. Barnstable County 4-H will hold a babysitting course for youth age 11 and older from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Osterville Village Library, 43 Wianno ...

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  2. Barnstable town notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    Barnstable County Commissioner Ron Beaty announced that he recently filed with the Massachusetts Office of Campaign and Political Finance to change the purpose of his 2018 political campaign to Republican candidate for the 5th Barnstable District, House of Representatives seat. He added that, irrespective of the outcome of that campaign, he intended to retain his current role as commissioner.

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  3. County Board Addresses Mr. Beaty's CommunicationsRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    In the wake of continuing controversial comments from Barnstable County Commissioner Ronald R. Beaty Jr., the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners heard strong words about Mr. Beaty's recent behavior from four county residents during the board's regular meeting in Barnstable Wednesday Later in the meeting, two members of the three-person board-chairman Leo G. Cakounes of Harwich and Mary Flynn of Falmouth-commented on a proposed ordinance in the county's Assembly of Delegates that raises the possibility of changing the county's Home Rule Charter to allow a recall procedure for elected county officials.

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  4. Sawdust is tested as a nitrogen fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... nitrogen as they break down, depriving your roses and rhododendrons of nutrition. George Heufelder, of the Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment, has been testing Title 5 septic systems modified with a sawdust component at the ...

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  5. Last Issue - Volume 23, Number 12 - December 2017Read the original story

    Dec 19, 2017 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... in 2006 from carcasses of common eider ( Somateria mollissima ) during a mortality event in Wellfleet Bay (Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA) and has since been repeatedly isolated during recurrent mortality events in this location. Hepatic, ...

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  6. County Commissioner Beaty Criticized For 'Pinheads' TweetRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    Two people took Barnstable County Commissioner Ronald R. Beaty Jr. to task for calling members of the Cape Cod Coalition for Safe Communities "pinheads" in a tweet that the speakers also said implied they employ illegal aliens. The criticisms took place during the public comment period at the start of the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners meeting in Barnstable Wednesday, December 13. The coalition is an ad hoc group of Cape Cod citizens which wrote on its Facebook page that it is "committed to justice and human rights for all, with a focus on the safety and well-being of undocumented people in our community."

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  7. County Beat: County enters budget season facing inevitable cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    Thanks to a new management team, a fiscally conservative Board of Regional Commissioners, and an exhaustive audit by the commonwealth, the finances of Barnstable County are on the best footing they have been in years. However, the fiscal sins of the past continue to haunt the county as it moves into the budgeting season for next year, so much so that even good news comes with dire warnings.

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  8. Barnstable County program finances $40M in septic upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    Since May 2006, the Barnstable County Community Septic Management Loan Program has loaned $40 million to Barnstable County residents to finance the replacement of failed residential septic systems. The replacement can be a conventional or Innovative/Alternative system or a sewer hook-up.

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  9. Falmouth Service Center Offers The Extra Help Some Clients NeedRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... Foods To Encourage Program, through which he has his blood sugar levels checked to monitor his diabetes. A Barnstable County public health nurse comes to do the testing and takes clients' blood pressure as well. The program also provides nutrition ...

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  10. A resilience framework for chronic exposures: water quality and...Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... to chronic water quality issues in coastal systems. We apply the resilience framework to Cape Cod's (Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA) coastal waters and communities and impacts from nitrogen over-enrichment. By working under a unified ...

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  11. County Assembly Meeting Nearly Derailed During Public CommentRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    Raised voices in support of a proposed amendment nearly cut short a meeting Wednesday afternoon, December 6, of the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates at the county complex in Barnstable. The speaker for the 15-member legislative board, Suzanne McAuliffe of Yarmouth, called to adjourn the meeting during the public comment period on a proposal to allow the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office to enforce federal immigration laws with individuals incarcerated at the Barnstable County Correctional Facility in Bourne.

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  12. County Beat: Speaker of Delegates 'hijacked' by undocumented immigration debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... Brian O'Malley had submitted a resolution asking that the Assembly "not support" an application by the Barnstable County Sheriff's office to enter into an agreement with federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement Division (ICE) that would enable ...

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  13. Coast Guard pinpoints location of sunken fishing boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Inquirer & Mirror

    ... Coast Guard Cutter Steelhead, an 87-foot patrol boat; Coast Guard Cutter Tybee, a 110-foot patrol boat; Barnstable County Sheriff, Dennis Fire Department, fishing vessel Enterprise and fishing vessel Mariette. For up-to-the-minute information on ...

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  14. Missing Fairhaven fishermen ID'd as search at sea continuesRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... members inside. The Coast Guard assumed control of the search, and is being assisted by sea craft from the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office, Dennis Fire Department, and two private fishing boats.

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  15. Coast Guard continues search for two missing fishermen after New Bedford-based boat sinksRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... from Air Station Cape Cod is participating along with other Coast Guard vessels and first responders from Barnstable County Sheriff's Department, the Dennis Fire Department, and the fishing vessels Enterprise and Mariette. The Misty Blue was based ...

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  16. Coast Guard launches search for two fisherman lost at seaRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... well as the cutter Tybee, a 110-foot patrol boat. Also searching for the lost men were sea craft from the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office, Dennis Fire Department, and two private fishing boats, the Enterprise and the Mariette.

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  17. Coast Guard searches for missing fishermenRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Cape Cod, an HC-144 Ocean Sentry from Air Station Cape Cod and three vessels, are searching along with the Barnstable County Sheriff's office, Dennis Fire Department, the Enterprise, and the fishing vessel Mariette.

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  18. New Bedford names director of purchasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Most recently, Bruce served as the contract and procurement manager for the town of Cohasset. She has served as a procurement analyst and contract specialist for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and before that served as the city of Chelsea's chief procurement officer, and as a procurement officer with the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office, according to a news release.

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  19. The Early FilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... a continuation of its work in conducting the Health Camp for Children at Pocasset next summer, the Barnstable County Public Health Association has established a goal of $3,000 for the sale of Christmas seals which began Monday, November 28th. The ...

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  20. New Port O' Call Owner Says Plans UncertainRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... The property at 57 Main Street in Buzzards Bay is assessed by the town at $275,000 and records from the Barnstable County Registry of Deeds show that Mr. Mahoney paid the previous owner, Ronald J. MacDougall, $250,000 for the 3,369-square-foot ...

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