(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.
(Jan. 18, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital recently announced the availability of genetic counseling services for individuals with a family history of cancer and for patients in treatment who are concerned about their family’s risk.
(Jan. 18, 2019) “Beer Notes,” a craft beer-oriented radio program produced by Shore Craft Beer in collaboration with Delmarva Public Radio, Salisbury University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland, has been picked up for synd…
(Jan. 4, 2019) Atlantic General Hospital was recently recognized as a Health Quality Innovator of the Year for Maryland.
(Jan. 4, 2019) The United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore Executive Board of Directors unanimously selected Pamela Gregory as the new president and chief executive officer for the agency.
(Dec. 21, 2018) During its annual retreat, Atlantic General Hospital’s Board of Trustees welcomed Jay Knerr, owner of The Kite Loft; W. Thomas Mears, market executive for Shore United Bank; and Chris Woodley, partner at the law firm Williams, Moore, Shockley & Harrison, LLP, as members.
(Dec. 21, 208) The Choptank Electric Cooperative Board of Directors voted to return $2.1 million to its members during the month of December.
(Dec. 21, 2018) Harrison House of Snow Hill, a nursing and rehabilitation center that serves Snow Hill and surrounding communities, has decided to “pay it forward” during the winter months by helping out a handful of seniors with their utility bills.
(Dec. 14, 2018) Atlantic General Hospital officials have announced plans for a new facility in Ocean Pines that will house a proposed surgery center in addition to primary and specialty care physician practices and other outpatient services.
(Dec. 14, 2018) During its annual Corporation meeting, Atlantic General Hospital’s Board of Trustees appointed a new chairman, Greg Shockley, who is the former treasurer of the board.
(Dec. 14, 2018) In radio, hosts are usually heard but not seen. So, when five billboards showcasing the on-air talent at 91.3 WESM-FM went up across the Lower Shore late last month, reaction was swift.
(Dec. 14, 2018) Karan Bealla, Pharm. D. is the recipient of the Maryland Rural Health Practitioner Award for 2018.
(Dec. 7, 2018) The Merry Sherwood Plantation recently reopened for event bookings under the direction of Ruth and Jim Arty, a couple who came to the Eastern Shore after retiring from the Baltimore area.
(Nov. 30, 2018) The Town of Ocean City Department of Tourism recently teamed up with six Eastern Shore county tourism officials for a “Crab Tank on the Choptank” competition held live during the 38th annual Maryland Tourism & Travel Summit in Cambridge earlier this month.
(Nov. 30, 2018) Atlantic General Hospital is the recipient of the Most Wired Hospital distinction for the third year in a row.
(Nov. 23, 2018) Local housing market activity was unhindered by last month’s considerable mortgage rate increase, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of Realtors.
(Nov. 23, 2018) Mann Properties, a full service property management company based in Ocean City is marking its 45th year in business.
(Nov. 16, 2018) The Coastal Association of Realtors recognized its 2018 award winners during a special ceremony on Oct. 24, at Dunes Manor Hotel & Suites in Ocean City.
(Nov. 16, 2018) Park Place Jewelers has moved from the White Marlin Mall in West Ocean City up the road into the Park Place Plaza, at 12720 Ocean Gateway.
(Nov. 9, 2018) A dry-cleaning store on Williams Street in Berlin, which has operated for nearly 100 years, has avoided closure now that it has been purchased by Peninsula Cleaners.
(Nov. 9, 2018) The Coastal Association of Realtors, in partnership with the Maryland Coastal Bays Foundation, received a $2,100 Placemaking grant from the National Association of Realtors to help fund construction of a community garden at the new Berlin branch of the Worcester County Public …
(Nov. 2, 2018) Ocean City business owners and local philanthropists Charles “Buddy” and Laura Jenkins provided a $25,000 donation to Coastal Hospice on behalf of the Joan W. Jenkins Foundation.
(Nov. 2, 2018) The Ocean Pines Association and Peninsula Regional Medical Center introduce the premiere of the Live Well Academy, a free year-long lecture series on a wide range of healthcare topics.
(Nov. 2, 2018) NPR listeners may be familiar with “Bird Note,” a brief, factoid-filled segment carried by stations across the country that’s identifiable by its woodwind intro music and recordings of bird songs. The program claims about 1.7 million daily listeners, including those on social media.
(Oct. 26, 2018) The Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation donated $100,000 toward the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future.
(Oct. 26, 2018) Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County has received a $40,000 grant from The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation for its upcoming single-family home build in Bishopville, this fall.
(Oct. 26, 2018) Anyone who’s ever been to an Ocean Pines Board of Directors meeting has probably thought at least once, “gosh, I could use a drink.”
(Oct. 19, 2018) When fire broke out in the new shop, Attics of My Life, in downtown Berlin on April 23, it shut down all business and traffic on Main Street for several hours. The lingering trauma of the destruction also shut down the shop’s owner, Ashley Abell, who couldn’t work for months.
(Oct. 12, 2018) Gary and Pat Sauter donated $10,000 toward the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future this September in honor of their daughter, Aimee.
(Oct. 12, 2018) Patients seeking surgical treatment for severe obesity and its related conditions have a high-quality choice for receiving treatment at a nationally accredited program that meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care on the Eastern Shore.
(Oct. 12, 2018) A new “Pain Rehabilitation Program” at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin hopes to make life better for patients suffering from chronic pain.
(Oct. 5, 2018) It was a night to remember as individuals were recognized during the Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce’s annual awards ceremony on Sept. 26 at the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel on 101st in Ocean City.
(Oct. 5, 2018) Hyatt Place Ocean City/Oceanfront, the first Hyatt-branded hotel in the resort, is officially open.
(Oct. 5, 2018) The Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Award and Installation Celebration on Nov. 8 at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club.
(Oct. 5, 2018) Christian Phillips, Wesley Cox and Bradley Gillis, all advisors with SVN-Miller Commercial Real Estate, collaborated to bring three new medical office users to Berlin Main Place.
(Sept. 28, 2018) The Ocean Pines Association and Peninsula Regional Medical Center introduce the premiere of the Live Well Academy, a free year-long lecture series on a wide range of healthcare topics.
(Sept. 28, 23018) Suzanne Ketcham and Josh Hastings have joined the Lower Shore Land Trust.
(Sept. 28, 2018) Tanger Outlets in West Ocean City is once again joining the fight to help save lives in the community.
(Sept. 28, 2018) Diabetics in Worcester County can find treatment closer to home now, as Peninsula Regional Endocrinology Berlin office officially opened last Wednesday.
(Sept. 21, 2018) Pickles Pub is famous for its Pickle Shot, which is now available locally for purchase in a bottle, and soon to be available statewide.
(Sept. 21, 2018) Coldwell Banker Bud Church Realty Inc. is celebrating its 30th anniversary as an affiliate of the Coldwell Banker network.
(Sept. 14, 2018) Leanna Slaughter and Joe Fultz opened Just Four Paws pet grooming in June off Route 50 in Berlin.
(Sept. 14, 2018) Peninsula Regional Medical Center will cut the ribbon on its new Peninsula Regional Endocrinology Berlin office on Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 5-6 p.m. The office is located at 314 Franklin Avenue, Suite 108, Berlin.
(Sept. 14, 2018) IHOP Restaurants has opened its newest location in Berlin, at 11328 Samuel Bowen Blvd., building F, suites 4-5.
(Sept. 14, 2018) Operation Shooting Star, an Autoimmune Disease Advocacy organization, announces that it has appointed Gretchen Schoenstein as its first national ambassador.
(Sept. 14, 2018) They fed dozens of local firefighters last Thursday, had a soft opening for family and friends on Friday, and, earlier this week, Boxcar40 officially opened to the public.
(Sept. 7, 2018) Among the benefits of living in Worcester County are low tax rates and ample education spending, while the drawbacks are high crime and unemployment rates, and subpar income levels, according to a 2018 “Overview of Maryland Local Governments” study published by the Department…
(Aug. 31, 2018) Home2 Suites by Hilton Ocean City Bayside, owned and operated by 67th Street Development of OC LLC/Real Hospitality Group, announced Kaitie Cochran has been appointed as the hotel’s new general manager and Samantha Shenton as director of sales.
(Aug. 17, 2018) Trimper’s Rides will commemorate its 125th anniversary with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and park-wide celebration starting at noon today, Friday.
(Aug. 17, 2018) Worcester County Humane Society will hold a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, Aug. 21 from 4-6 p.m. for its new thrift store, located at 12703 Sunset Ave. in West Ocean City.
(Aug. 10, 2018) Trimper’s Rides will celebrate its 125th anniversary with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and park-wide party on Friday, Aug. 17.