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Home Improvement Contractor Event in Princess Anne

Sun, 17 Jul 2016 19:05:11 +0000

Attention Eastern Shore Licensed Home Repair Contractors!  Home repair and renovation contractors are invited to join us for an information session to learn how to benefit from state programs that are available for Maryland homeowners to make repairs to their homes through the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development. Grant programs and low-interest financing...

Marie Calafiura Installed at Next President of the Rotary Club of Salisbury

Sat, 16 Jul 2016 19:03:05 +0000

Marie Calafiura, of Salisbury Maryland, was installed into the volunteer post of President for the Rotary Club of Salisbury at the club’s annual “Changing of the Guard” ceremony on June 30.  As President, Calafiura will coordinate the club’s community and international service projects.  She assumed the office July 1st and will serve through June 30,...

2nd Annual Lighting Up Recovery Breakfast

Sat, 16 Jul 2016 19:01:57 +0000

The 2nd Annual Lighting Up Recovery Breakfast will take place September 22, at Dove Pointe in Salisbury, beginning at 7am.  The program promises to shed light on the process of Recovery from alcohol and drug addiction, and to send the message that there is help, and there is hope. The doors will open at 7am...

Registration Open for Adult Coed Soccer League

Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:51:36 +0000

Kick off a season of fun with friends as part of Wicomico Recreation’s Adult Coed Soccer League. Registration is open now for the league. Games start Aug. 24 and will be played on Wednesday evenings at the Henry S. Parker Athletic Complex. The season includes eight regular-season games and single-elimination playoffs. The league is for...

Vernon Powell Ribbon Cutting

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 21:19:58 +0000

Someone was watching over us with a sunny day on June 20th because we joined Vernon Powell Shoes to celebrate their brand new solar field!  Joe Wright, along with members of the family and staff were proud to talk about the installation and actual immediate savings that they are experiencing with this change.  It was...

Dr. Sarah Guy Named 2015-2016 Rotarian of the Year

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 20:49:27 +0000

When Dr. Sarah Guy volunteers with the Salisbury Sunrise Rotary Club, she doesn’t do it for recognition — but her fellow club members notice. Guy, associate director of the Business, Economic and Community Outreach Network (BEACON) in Salisbury University’s Franklin P. Perdue School of Business, recently was named the organization’s 2015-16 Rotarian of the Year....

CRICKET Center Will Increase Child Advocacy with Nonprofit Partner Fund

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:39:51 +0000

Worcester County’s CRICKET Center recently established a Nonprofit Partner Fund with the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. The $12,000 investment will create an endowment to provide for the organization’s work as the Worcester County Child Advocacy Center. The nonprofit works in combating child abuse, providing resources to minimize trauma to child victims, and facilitating...

DVB Awarded Freedom Award Out of Over 2,400 Nominations

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:40:56 +0000

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that Delmarva Veteran Builders has been named as a recipient of the 2016 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest honor the department gives to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees. Fifteen employers were selected for the 2016 award. “These 15 employers have...

Four Square Ribbon Cutting

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:51:13 +0000

On June 8th the Salisbury Area Chamber, along with the Fruitland Chamber and the Ocean City Chamber were all in attendance to celebrate the rebranding of what many of us know as Innovative Benefit Solutions.  Their rebranding initiative encompasses a new name, logo, tagline and color palette that more clearly reflects the evolution of the...

Quality Staffing Services Ribbon Cutting

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 18:29:16 +0000

On June 22nd Quality Staffing Services hosted a wonderful ribbon cutting and Business After Hours for the Chamber, celebrating 21 years this May, serving the staffing needs of the region.  Maria & Ken Waller and the entire regional staff were on hand to answer our questions about workforce development and needs in our area.  Many...

Capelli Named Rotarian of the Year

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 17:27:30 +0000

Dr. Stephen L. Capelli, Senior VP for Academic Affairs at WorWic Community College, was recognized as the Rotary Club of Salisbury’s 2016 “Rotarian of the Year” during the Club’s Changing of the Guard ceremony on June 30th. A lifelong Rotarian (42 years) and a member of the Rotary Club of Salisbury since 1984, Capelli is...

Green Roof Installed at SU

Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:37:37 +0000

From a makeshift Quidditch arena; to the location of fundraisers and festivals; to a place to study, chat or just hangout, Salisbury University’s campus lawns serve thousands of students daily during the semester. A new “lawn” recently planted in connection with SU’s Patricia R. Guerrieri Academic Commons (GAC) will benefit students, as well — though...

Salisbury Fire Department Open House

Sun, 10 Jul 2016 13:31:15 +0000

The Salisbury Fire Department will host an Open House on Saturday August 13th, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm to celebrate their 144th Anniversary! There will be demos every 30 minutes at Station 16! 8 am: SFD Downtown 5k Run 10 am : Hazmat Demo 10:30 am: Cut The Roof! 11 am: Vehicle Rescue...

CAR Selling Chance Tickets for Yeti Coolers to Benefit Coastal Hospice at the Ocean

Sat, 09 Jul 2016 19:24:28 +0000

The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) is selling chance tickets for three Yeti coolers to benefit the campaign to build Coastal Hospice at the Ocean. Tickets are $10 each or six for $50. The Yeti coolers vary in size. Tickets are available at the following member offices: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty in Ocean Pines...

The Impact of BREXIT on Commercial Real Estate

Sat, 09 Jul 2016 13:08:34 +0000

Written by Kevin Maggiacomo – President & CEO of SVN International Corp. (SVNIC) Last week the world woke up to the implausible, the United Kingdom voting to leave the European Union. Immediately global and domestic equity markets have been volatile with rapid downside moves while perceived “safe” assets such as gold and US Treasury bonds...

Wicomico Graduate Awarded Eastern Shore Builders Association Scholarship

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 18:00:22 +0000

Left to Right: Greg Sauter, Joan Strang, Donnie Messick, Kye Stewart and his mother Renita Boone, Mike Poole. The Eastern Shore Building Industries Association recently awarded a $500 scholarship to Kye Stewart, a 2016 graduate of Wicomico Senior High School. Kye plans to pursue a degree in Civil Engineering at Morgan State University. The Eastern...

The Women’s Fund Celebrates $25,000 in Grants

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 13:56:33 +0000

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Women’s Fund granted $25,000 to area nonprofits and celebrated its 5th anniversary Friday June 24th. The Women’s Fund focuses its grant making efforts on addressing the unmet needs of women and/or girls in Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset counties. Grant recipients are as follows; 4 Steps Therapeutic Riding Program...

Bank of America Generously Supports United Way

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 21:51:01 +0000

Bank of America recently presented United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore with a $5,000 grant to support local programs targeting financial stability in the community. The goals of these programs include promoting self-sufficiency, improving financial literacy and offering basic needs and emergency support. Bank of America has developed a longstanding partnership with United Way,...

Life and Health Insurance Town Hall with Maryland Insurance Commissioner Redmer in Salisbury

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 17:40:59 +0000

Maryland Insurance Commissioner Al Redmer, Jr. continues a series of town hall meetings across Maryland to hear from consumers, business owners and regulated entities related to changes in the life and health insurance industry. The third meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 in Wicomico County from 10:00 a.m. until noon. Commissioner Redmer...

TEDCO to Host Listening Session

Sat, 02 Jul 2016 14:52:39 +0000

The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) is Maryland’s go-to source for entrepreneurial support, investment and guidance for seed and early-stage tech companies engaged in bringing innovative ideas to market. TEDCO provides this support through its suite of funding and mentoring services throughout Maryland. One of these programs is the Rural Business Innovation (RBI) Initiative, which...

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