(Aug. 9, 2019) Allstate agency owner Beth Gismondi recently secured a $500 Allstate Foundation Helping Hands Grant to support Atlantic General Hospital Corporation’s efforts in making the right choices for patients’ health and quality of life.
(Aug. 9, 2019) As a kickoff for its new Realtors Reuse Recycle initiative, the Coastal Association of Realtors (Coastal) has launched a campaign to encourage its members to seek alternatives to balloons in all marketing efforts.
(Aug. 2, 2019) Belinda “Bee” Miller, the new executive director of Diakonia Inc., found herself back in familiar territory.
(Aug. 2, 2019) The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore annually celebrates local philanthropic service through its annual awards.
(July 19, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital has been recognized by Healthiest Maryland Businesses as a gold level recipient of the Wellness at Work awards for the fourth consecutive year.
(July 19, 2019) Atlantic General recently recognized Demiah Nooney, RN, as its Nurse of the Year for 2019, as well as Betsy Esposito, CPhT, pharmacy purchaser, and the recipient of the 2019 Friend of Nursing Award.
(July 12, 2019) The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for its 2019 annual awards.
(July 12, 2019) Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan completed a media tour in Washington, D.C., on June 26, generating approximately $27,000 in advertising dollar equivalency.
(July 5, 2019) The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Women’s Fund recently granted $40,000 to area nonprofits during its eighth annual grant reception.
(July 5, 2019) Investors, developers, business and community leaders, and the public are invited to join Worcester County Economic Development for a forum to learn more about the benefits of investing and doing business in Opportunity Zones.
(July 5, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital recently presented the DAISY Award for excellence in nursing to Sherri Candeloro.
(June 28, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors has awarded $7,000 in grants to local charities through the Coastal Realtors Foundation.
(June 21, 2019) In recognition of its exemplary commitment to workplace wellness initiatives, Taylor Bank has received the Healthiest Maryland Businesses’ Wellness at Work Gold Award, the top designation.
(June 14, 2019) Community leaders from around the Lower Shore released the findings of the Strengthening Communities Nonprofit Impact Report on May 31 at Dove Pointe in Salisbury.
(June 14, 2019) The Retired Nurses of Ocean Pines recently presented a check for $850 to Colleen Wareing, vice president of patient care services at Atlantic General Hospital, benefiting the James G. and Nancy W. Barrett Nursing Scholarship Program.
(June 14, 2019) During the 100+ Women Who Care on the Shore’s April 30 meeting, $6,000 was raised for Diakonia in just one hour.
(June 7, 2019) During the National Association of Realtors Annual Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C., Realtors from across the country, including members from the Coastal Association of Realtors, traveled to Capitol Hill to meet with their federal elected officials.
(June 7, 2019) As Worcester County continues to age at a faster pace than the rest of the nation, Atlantic General Hospital and several community agencies are working to insure that the necessary services are available to seniors to allow them to continue to live safely and independently.
(May 31, 2019) The Wound Care Center at Atlantic General Hospital has been named a Center of Excellence for 2018 – the 10th consecutive year to be recognized.
(May 31, 2019) A new National Park Service report shows that 2,136,889 visitors to Assateague Island National Seashore in 2018 spent $94,476,000 in communities near the park.
(May 31, 2019) Shirley and Gary German have been named Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County’s ReStore Volunteers of the Month for May.
(May 24, 2019) Igor Conev, vice president of Mann Properties Inc. of Ocean City, recently attended the Community Associations Institute Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida.
(May 24, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital recently presented the DAISY Award for excellence in nursing to Iris Hudson.
(May 24, 2019) Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in the Mid-Atlantic Region announces the top agent and sales team awards for 2018 sales success.
(May 24, 2019) Leadership Maryland announced recently that Michael A. Franklin, president and CEO of Atlantic General Hospital, has been selected to participate in the professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business an…
(May 24, 2019) A total of $107,713 has been granted by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore to 30 local nonprofits.
(May 24, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital has received a Certificate of Need from the Maryland Health Care Commission to move forward with building an ambulatory surgery center on Route 589, near the south end of Ocean Pines.
(May 24, 2019) The planned opening next year of the Cambria Hotel, near the Route 50 bridge entrance to the resort, could have a significant impact on that entranceway to town.
(May 17, 2019) The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore recently presented a $32,195 check to the United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore.
(May 10, 2019) One year ago, Worcester County Humane Society started a new venture that would help the organization continue to assist the homeless cats and dogs in the area.
(May 3, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors held its fourth annual Realtors Fair & Technology Expo on April 17, at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City.
New Ocean City restaurant, from Shotti’s Point founder, plans to stay open all year
(April 19, 2019) Just ahead of Spring Restaurant Week and in preparation for the start of the hectic summer season, Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association members met last Thursday to install new officers.
(April 19, 2019) The Wound Care Center at Atlantic General Hospital has been named a Center of Excellence for 2018 for the 10th consecutive year.
(April 12, 2019) The Maryland Patient Safety Center has named Atlantic General Hospital the recipient of the 2019 Minogue Award for Patient Safety Innovation for its success in decreasing hospital-acquired C-diff infections while also reducing isolation time.
(April 12, 2019) In late February, the safe seniors outreach planning team at Atlantic General Hospital hosted a meeting to review best practice models associated with the care of high risk patients in their homes, using EMS personnel, pharmacists and providers who partner with local hospita…
(April 12, 2019) The Atlantic General’s Junior Auxiliary Group presented a check to the hospital during its recent new member social at Marlin Moon restaurant in Ocean City as a pledge toward the Atlantic General Hospital Foundation’s Campaign for the Future.
(April 5, 2019) Sandy Gillis, owner/operator of Creative Day Spa, and Palmer Gillis, founder and CEO of Gillis Gilkerson, as well as Trond and Linda Emberland, owners of Trond’s Pool Care, each donated $25,000 toward the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future.
(March 15, 2019) Sandy Gillis, owner/operator of Creative Day Spa, and Palmer Gillis, founder and CEO of Gillis Gilkerson, as well as Trond and Linda Emberland, owners of Trond’s Pool Care, each donated $25,000 toward the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future.
(March 8, 2019) Nancy Stewart, access department manager of Coastal Hospice, was recently recognized as a “Hospice Champion” by the Hospice Veteran-Partnership of Maryland for her dedication to the We Honor Veterans Program.
(March 1, 2019) Job seekers can get the necessary tips and tricks to navigate a job fair at two free seminars, hosted by Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services.
(Feb. 22, 2019) A year into the legal medicinal marijuana business, Positive Energy and hi Tide dispensaries have experienced mainly positive feedback from customers and the public since opening in West Ocean City.
(Feb. 22, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital Vascular Laboratory in Berlin, has been granted a three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission in Vascular Testing in the area(s) of Peripheral Arterial Testing, Peripheral Venous Testing and Extracranial Cerebrovasc…
(Feb. 15, 2019) Back by popular demand, winner of “MasterChef” season 7, Shaun O’Neale, will entertain the audience with his charming personality and sharp culinary skills on both days of the 45th annual Ocean City Hotel & Restaurant Trade Expo.
(Feb. 8, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors held its annual Bowling for Business Cards networking event and competition on Jan. 25, at SouthBound Alley in Salisbury.
(Feb. 1, 2019) Robert Hammond, owner of Atlantic Physical Therapy, and his family donated $25,000 toward the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future.
(Feb. 1, 2019) The success of the first two years of the 100+ Women Who Care on the Shore can be measured in many ways, one of which is the $20,100 that was raised by the average of 26 members who regularly attend the meetings.
(Jan. 25, 2019) Macky and Pam Stansell have been recognized as “Life Partners” for their donation of $100,000 to the Atlantic General Hospital Campaign for the Future.
(Jan. 25, 2019) Seacrets Distilling Company has been awarded an additional six medals at the 2018 World Spirits Competition.
(Jan. 25, 2019) Dr. Sally Dowling, a family practice physician by training, has accepted the position of vice president of medical affairs at Atlantic General Hospital and Health System.
(Jan. 18, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital awarded the Team DAISY Award for excellence in nursing to the Emergency Department, during a recent presentation held in the Emergency Room of the hospital.