(Jan. 17, 2020) Michael Franklin, president and chief executive officer of Atlantic General Hospital, has completed Leadership Maryland, a professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business and community leaders.
(Jan. 17, 2020) After a stellar 2019 season, Ocean City Tourism Commission continues to pursue its fourth strategic goal of expanding tourism and discussed how to do so on Monday, Jan. 13.
(Jan. 17, 2020) Ocean City must ready itself for a huge change, as the ban on the sale or the distribution of expanded polystyrene, commonly known as styrofoam, food service products in Maryland takes effect on July 1.
(Jan. 10, 2020) Worcester County Tourism and area partners took home an award during the 39th annual Maryland Tourism & Travel Summit in November.
(Jan. 10, 2020) Atlantic General Hospital recently presented the DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award to Colleen Wareing, MS, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, vice president of patient care services.
(Dec. 20, 2019) The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore recently announced that Ed Barber, Dean Lewis and David Mitchell have joined its board of directors.
(Dec. 13, 2019) Among the state-based regulations that affect all 45 Maryland hospitals is their performance under the Quality-Based Reimbursement program administered by the Maryland Health Services Cost Review Commission.
(Dec. 6, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors (Coastal) installed its 2019-2020 Board of Directors at a recent ceremony at The Embers Restaurant in Ocean City.
(Dec. 6, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital has announced that its John H. “Jack” Burbage, Jr. Regional Cancer Care Center has been named a 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey.
(Nov. 29, 2019) The American Heart Association recently announced the results of its 2019 Workplace Health Achievement Index, and Atlantic General Hospital achieved Silver Level recognition for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace.
(Nov. 29, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors (Coastal) recognized its 2019 award winners during a special ceremony on Oct. 28 at The Embers Restaurant in Ocean City.
(Nov. 29, 2019) Looking to illuminate the Christmas season for the younger set (and the young at heart), Hileman Real Estate, on 82nd Street in Ocean City, is offering a “Holiday Open House” with a lit miniature “North Pole Village” on the first three Saturdays in December, from noon to 4 p.m.
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(Nov. 22, 2019) The Ocean City Downtown Association celebrated the installation of its new board members and presiding officers on Nov. 13, at Ocean 13 restaurant on the Boardwalk.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Mother’s Cantina restaurant owners Ryan and Neely James have won the Maryland League of Conservation Voters’ President Theodore Roosevelt award, which recognizes environmentally conscious individuals, groups or organizations.
(Nov. 15, 2019) The Board of Directors for Worcester County GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing emergency assistance for Worcester County residents in times of crisis, has elected three new members.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital will hold a job fair on Thursday, Nov. 21, to help fill open positions in the hospital as well as its health system of physician offices.
(Nov. 8, 2019) The Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce will install four new directors to its board and honor several community leaders on Nov. 14, from 5:30-9 p.m., at the Ocean Downs Casino during “A Las Vegas Extravaganza” event.
(Nov. 8, 2019) The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore honored Ocean City restaurant owners Pam and Macky Stansell last Saturday for their philanthropic efforts on behalf of local charities and organizations.
(Nov. 8, 2019) Sunset Grille’s annual Pink Party on Oct. 19 – in honor of Hope Palmer – donated $6,010 of the proceeds from the event to the John H. “Jack” Burbage, Jr. Regional Cancer Care Center and the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future.
(Nov. 1, 2019) The Worcester County Commissioners recently announced the hiring of Lachelle Scarlato to the position of Worcester County Economic Development deputy director.
(Nov. 1, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors has awarded $9,200 in grants to local charities through the Coastal Realtors Foundation.
(Nov. 1, 2019) The annexation agreement that will allow the i.g. Burton car dealership to overhaul some physical aspects of its Berlin operation was approved by the Town Council at its Monday evening.
***Correction*** Nov. 6, 2019 — An earlier version of this article misspelled Kathryn Gordon's name, and also stated that she was the economic development coordinator for Snow Hill. Gordon is the Director of Worcester County Economic Development. We apologize for this error.
(Oct. 25, 2019) Warren Rosenfeld, founder and majority owner of the Rosenfeld’s Jewish Deli brand, and the Big Fish Restaurant Group, operated by Founder Eric Sugrue, announce the formation of Rosenfeld’s Expansion Partners, LLC, a new company formed for the purpose of expanding the number o…
(Oct 18, 2019) Deeley Insurance Group has been named in the annual Best Places to Work in Insurance program by Business Insurance Magazine, which recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help companies grow.
(Oct. 11, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital has earned the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives’ 2019 Most Wired recognition as a certified level 7.
(Oct. 11, 2019) Arnold Scher has joined Coastal Hospice as vice president of human resources, responsible for strategic and operational human resource functions.
(Oct. 11, 2019) The Coastal Association of Realtors (Coastal) has been presented the 2019 William J. Neary Jr. Community Action and Realtor Excellence (CARE) Award from the Maryland Realtors for its work to better local communities through volunteerism and charitable giving.
(Oct. 4, 2019) Blue Water Development, an Ocean City-area real estate developer specializing in commercial and hospitality properties, announced this week its acquisition of Comfort Inn & Suites, Daytona Beach Oceanfront.
(Oct. 4, 2019) The U.S. Marine Corps announced last week that the Pocomoke City company Hardwire has been awarded a multi-year $42.7 million contract to manufacture and supply the ballistic protection for the Marines for the next five years.
(Oct. 4, 2019) Representatives from the Matt Ortt Companies and Ocean Pines Yacht Club recently presented a $600 donation to Coastal Hospice.
(Oct. 4, 2019) Worcester County GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity) welcomes the Honorable Terri Westcott to its board.
(Sept. 27, 2019) David and Patricia Shaffer recently donated $10,000 toward the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future in loving memory of Andre Lavanceau.
(Sept. 27, 2019) Taylor Bank announces the first group of individuals to complete its Professional Development Program.
(Sept, 13, 2019) A milestone for life-time local resident, Joerg Leinemann, is fast approaching as he looks to celebrate his 46th anniversary as a businessman meeting Delmarva’s flooring needs.
(Sept. 6, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital will hold an open house and ribbon-cutting for the community on Tuesday, Sept. 10, to celebrate AGHRx RediScripts Pharmacy’s fifth anniversary.
(Aug. 30, 2019) Northrop Realty, A Long & Foster Company, opened an office Aug. 15 in Delaware, the first Northrop Realty office located outside Maryland.
(Aug. 30, 2019) Gillis Gilkerson, construction management, general contracting and development firm, announced the start of construction for the new Precious Paws Animal Hospital at 11843 Ocean Gateway in West Ocean City.
(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.