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Salisbury University – Monthly Column

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:21:02 +0000

Learning Which Stretches The Imagination and Spirit   By Dr. Diane D. Allen Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs Salisbury University    “They took us out on a 24-foot skiff and we spent the day with a boat captain doing environmental and biological experiments in the area around Cedar Island. We trawled with...

El Galeon Extends Its Stay

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:23:02 +0000

El Galeon Andalucia will be extending its stay in Ocean City, Md for an extra week and remain open for tours through Friday, September 5th, officials with the National Air, Sea & Space Foundation announced this week. El Galeon, a replica of a 16th century Spanish merchant vessel, has been docked between 3rd and 4th...

Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:20:36 +0000

The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury University, hosts the 17th annual Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo Saturday, October 11. The Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo pays tribute to old decoys while encouraging the carving of new ones. The museum, located next to Schumaker Pond, provides an ideal setting for this annual celebration of waterfowling events, which are an...

City Council Names New Council Member

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:32:54 +0000

The City of Salisbury City Council is pleased to announce the appointment of John “Jack” Heath to the Council seat left vacant following the resignation of former Councilwoman Terry E. Cohen on August 8, 2014. Wednesday, during a Special Meeting of the City Council, Mr. Heath was appointed by a unanimous vote. “Jack Heath believes...

Downtown Trolley Ribbon Cutting

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:04:07 +0000

A ribbon cutting for the Downtown Trolley was held on Thursday, August 28th at Salisbury University. The trolley made its first loop and City officials were on board to answer questions from the public and the media. The Downtown Trolley is an effort put together by the City of Salisbury, Shore Transit, and Salisbury University...

Salisbury’s Biggest Discount Shopping Event

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:13:43 +0000

Coastal Kids Consignment offers area families the opportunity to sell, shop and save on high quality, gently used merchandise for infants to juniors and maternity.  Continuing its tradition, financial and in-kind donations will be distributed to Life Crisis of Salisbury, MD; the March of Dimes of Salisbury, MD; the Eastern Shore Pregnancy Center of Salisbury,...

Maryland Building Industry’s Crab Feast

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:39:20 +0000

Maryland Building Industry Association is holding their first ever Crab Feast on Tuesday, September 23 from 5-8pm at Waterman’s Seafood in Ocean City with invited special guests Worcester and Wicomico County Elected Officials. MBIA Members – $65 and non-members – $85. Sponsorship are available. Please RSVP to Becky Myers at or call (301) 776-6242...

Salisbury Substance Abuse Community Center Receives Grant

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:44:00 +0000

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore awarded a $1,750 grant to the Salisbury Substance Abuse Community Center (SSACC) to provide laptops for the staff. Pictured (l to r) are: Katarina Ennerfelt, President, SSACC; Linda Hutchinson, SSACC Board Member; Bob Cook, SSACC Board Member; SSACC staff Katie Kissinger, Tracy Gregory and Betty Hartman and Doug...

Poplar Hill Halloween Party

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:28:31 +0000

Come celebrate Halloween at Poplar Hill Mansion, Friday Oct 31st at 8:00 pm. Dance to spooky music, have refreshments, costume contest, and lots of fun! Madame Helen the Palm Reader will be there with her psychic powers to read your palms for a $5.00 donation. Local Author Andy Nunez will be there as well with...

MCE Seeks Nominations for Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:15:32 +0000

Nominations are now being accepted for MCE’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award which will be presented in November at the third annual Award Banquet. The one page nomination form easy to fill out. The award will include a trophy, a $2,000.00 cash prize, and public recognition.  The deadline for nominations is September 26th.  The form...

Schamberger Joins Wor-Wic

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:45:26 +0000

Wor-Wic Community College recently welcomed Kari Schamberger of Salisbury as an assistant professor of education. Prior to taking this full-time position, she taught education at Wor-Wic on a part-time basis for the past eight years, as well as being a reading specialist for the Seaford School District since 2012. Schamberger received her bachelor’s and master’s...

Peninsula Regional Medical Center Opens New Clinical Decision Unit

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:49:23 +0000

Peninsula Regional Medical Center will open a Clinical Decision Unit in September to serve patients who require more extensive observation than in the Emergency Department, but who may not require an inpatient stay. Patients will remain on the Clinical Decision Unit in an outpatient status for an observation period of 20 hours or less, during...

SVN Advisors Rank in Top 100 Nationwide

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:45:53 +0000

As of the end of June, four Sperry Van Ness – Miller Commercial Real Estate Advisors and their teams are ranked in the Top 100 for Sperry Van Ness International out of more than 900 Advisors nationwide.  Bradley Gillis, CCIM (Team Devreco w/ Joey Gilkerson) is ranked #19, Ben Alder (Alder Land Group w/ Bob...

Downtown Trolley Comes to Salisbury

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:40:11 +0000

The City of Salisbury, Shore Transit, and Salisbury University are proud to announce a new service available to Salisbury University students and the community!  Starting its loop in front of the Perdue School of Business, the Downtown Trolley will shuttle passengers from the University to the downtown shops and restaurants. The trolley will run Thursdays,...

Kamerica Hair Braiding – Ribbon Cutting

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:00:18 +0000

The Chamber welcomed Kamerica Hair Braiding to the Centre at Salisbury on Friday, August 22. Kamerica is located at the entrance by Payless Shoes. The newest addition the mall, their services include sengalese/kinky twists, cornrows, French/goddess braids, micro/tree braids, sew-in and more.

Pitch Bus & Entrepreneur of the Year Kickoff

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:40:41 +0000

The Pitch Across Maryland Tour’s “Pitch Bus” will be arriving to Salisbury’s downtown on Monday, September 15 from 12-2pm in front of the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce. This is the third year the Pitch Bus will be in the area. Please join us for an afternoon of celebrating entrepreneurship! The Pitch Tour is a...

SACC Thanks PNC Bank

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:32:16 +0000

At the Chamber’s August luncheon on Thursday, August 21 at the Arthur W. Perdue stadium, President Memo Diriker presented Ashley Jones of PNC Bank with a certificate of appreciation thanking them for their support for the Welcome College Students program. This is the eleventh year of the program and PNC’s sponsorship provides posters, radio PSA’s,...

Business After Hours – Lakeside Assisted Living

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:08:23 +0000

Chamber members attended a Business After Hours at Lakeside Assisted Living at Mallard Landing on Wednesday, August 20th. Lakeside provides retirement living options and supportive services. Guests enjoyed delicious hors d’oeuvres and tours of the beautiful facility with its great amenities!

Ward Museum Store Ribbon Cutting

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:34:02 +0000

On Friday, August 15th the Ward Museum held a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for their newly renovated store, Treetops. Guest speaker, Chip Doyle discussed the current exhibit, “Charley Harper Bird Extravaganza.” There were door prizes, special discounts and refreshments provided by Creative Catering by Carol. Treetops carries gifts with themes of art and nature, as...

15th Annual Soles for Seniors Walk

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:08:30 +0000

MAC Inc., Area Agency on Aging, will host its 15th annual “Soles For Seniors” fundraiser at the Centre At Salisbury on Wednesday, September 17, 2014  This year’s special attraction features local singers/musicians the “Jones Boys Duo” as the “After Party” entertainment. Mike Lichniak, Meteorologist from WBOC-TV will serve as the event’s Honorary Chairman and will...

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