(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.
(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.