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Wor-Wic bids Farewell to Employees

Sun, 29 May 2016 13:57:34 +0000

Wor-Wic Community College recently held a reception for employees who retired after many years of dedicated service to the college. Dr. Ray Hoy, left, president of Wor-Wic, is shown with this year’s retirees, from left, next to Hoy, Brad T. Brown, land management worker, who was with Wor-Wic for 20 years, Paula Thomas-Shipley, executive associate...

First Steps of Starting Your Own Business Workshop in Salisbury

Sat, 28 May 2016 20:51:34 +0000

When:       June 15, 2016 5:30pm – 7:30pm Where:      One Stop Job Market 31901 Tri-County Way – Room #13 Salisbury, MD 21804 Description:  Thinking of starting a business? Now is the best time to learn how. Decide if entrepreneurship is for you. Find out about the pros and cons of small business...

Give Your Children the Gift of (Financial) Knowledge

Sat, 28 May 2016 13:43:50 +0000

This article was provided by Dennis Hopson – Edward Jones Investments. It’s almost Father’s Day. If you’re a dad with young children, you can expect some nice homemade cards and maybe even a baseball cap. But, of course, your greatest reward is spending time with your kids and watching them grow. In return, you can...

Coastal Hospice Offers “Introduction to Hospice” Training Course for Potential Volunteers

Fri, 27 May 2016 20:38:17 +0000

Coastal Hospice & Palliative Care is offering an introduction and training course for anyone interested in volunteering at the nonprofit organization that serves Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties. The course is open to anyone, and attendees are not required to commit to volunteering. There is no cost to attend. Coastal Hospice depends on a dedicated...

Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) Accepting Applications

Fri, 27 May 2016 16:10:23 +0000

WHAT:        The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) 2016-2017 class. YEA! is a 6 month after school program that guides middle and high school students through launching and running their own real businesses or social movements! YEA! is open to all students in grades...

Wicomico County Fair Announces 2016 Dates

Fri, 27 May 2016 13:05:47 +0000

The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Wicomico Farm & Home Show is proud to announce the 2016 Wicomico County Fair being held August 19th – August 21st, 2016 at Winterplace Park. Celebrating 80 years of fair traditions, there will be something for everyone at the three-day event presented by Gateway Subaru,...

Salisbury Embraces Craft Beer, Community

Thu, 26 May 2016 22:27:53 +0000

There was a time when beer was an important part of community gatherings. When families would come together in public beer gardens and enjoy an afternoon of camaraderie, playing games singing songs and generally enjoying what amounted to a family day in the park. With the recent decision to allow the Shore Craft Beer Fest...

Viewpoint June 2016

Thu, 26 May 2016 21:03:01 +0000

The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce has just graduated its first class of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy.  Now you’re probably thinking “Great….What’s the Young Entrepreneurs Academy?” Well, it’s a program for students in grades 6 through 12 from public schools and private schools that have the opportunity to come up with a big idea, pitch...

Hudson Family High Tea Event

Thu, 26 May 2016 20:26:05 +0000

Step back into the Federal period at our annual Huston Family High Tea. Enjoy the dresses of the period worn by Board volunteers and come attired as Jane Austin for more fun. Menu : Savory soup, assorted tea sandwiches, homemade scones with clotted cream and jam, assorted desserts and Lady Gray tea. Fun gifts to...

2016 Grayshore Summit

Thu, 26 May 2016 20:01:09 +0000

Dear Friends, The next few years will bring many challenges and opportunities for the 50+ population of the Eastern Shore. The in-migration to our nine counties that had slowed down during the recession and the slow recovery that followed is now picking up speed again. The pressure on limited public resources from competing priorities is...

Statewide Tourism Assessment with DestinationNEXT

Sat, 21 May 2016 13:52:15 +0000

Maryland Tourism Partners, Join us! Maryland Office of Tourism Development has contracted with NEXTFactor Enterprises, Inc. to conduct a statewide tourism assessment and five regional assessments using its DestinationNEXT web-based diagnostic tool. The assessment is based on 20 variables related to destination strength and community support and engagement. By objectively measuring these factors, DestinationNEXT empowers...

Bras for a Cause Fundraiser by Women Supporting Women

Fri, 20 May 2016 13:35:06 +0000

During the month of May, Women Supporting Women invites the public to stop by the Centre at Salisbury mall and take a look at the amazing creations local businesses and individuals have created for WSW’s Bras for a Cause fundraiser. “This main purpose of this fundraiser is to promote breast cancer awareness within our community.”...

Summer of STEAM 2016 – Registration Open

Fri, 20 May 2016 13:32:45 +0000

M4Reactor’s Summer of STEAM 2016 provides 5 week long programs for boys and girls entering 7th to 12th grades. The courses are based on experiential learning with topics in robotics, 3D CAD and 3D Printing, model rocketry, circuitry and programming. Program held July 11-Aug 5. Do you have or know of an inquisitive student that wants...

The Rotary Club of Salisbury Helps Build Wheelchair Ramp for Family in Need

Thu, 19 May 2016 20:51:15 +0000

The Rotary Club of Salisbury is always busy in service to its community.  One of the many projects you will find the club participating in on a regular basis is the construction of wheelchair ramps at the request of and with assistance from the Chesapeake Housing Mission. On Saturday, May 14, the club-with a little...

Fisher Architecture LLC, Receives New Residential Construction Award from Ocean City Development Corporation

Thu, 19 May 2016 18:45:07 +0000

Fisher Architecture LLC, a locally owned, experienced architectural firm providing functional design and construction solutions to clients, announced it has been awarded the New Residential Construction Award for the Bayview Grand Condominium project on 6th Street in Ocean City, Maryland.  “The new Bayview Grand Condominium project is a welcome addition to downtown Ocean City,” said...

Hurricane Season Preparedness

Thu, 19 May 2016 13:42:55 +0000

A hurricane is a severe tropical storm. The Atlantic hurricane season lasts from June to November, with the peak season from mid-August to late October. Hurricanes can cause catastrophic damage to coastlines and several hundred miles inland. Hurricanes can produce winds exceeding 155 miles per hour as well as tornadoes. Hurricanes cause extensive damage from...

Facing the Financial Illiteracy Crisis

Wed, 18 May 2016 20:51:15 +0000

We all know managing our money is important. And we know possessing the tools to do so is the foundation for success. Does it matter, however, if someone else is drowning in credit card debt? Is about to lose their house? Is living one paycheck away from financial ruin? Does the financial precipice upon which...

Andrea Zockoll, FNP-C, Joins TLC

Wed, 18 May 2016 16:37:51 +0000

Three Lower Counties Community Services (TLC) recently welcomed Andrea Zockoll, as a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her Bachelors’ of Science in Nursing, from Maranatha Baptist University in Watertown, WI and her Master of Science as Family Nurse Practitioner from Wilmington University in New Castle, DE. She is practicing at our Adult Medicine Office on...

Joy Maulik, FNP-C, Joins TLC

Wed, 18 May 2016 13:33:31 +0000

Three Lower Counties Community Services (TLC) recently welcomed Joy Maulik, as a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. He received both his Certificates in Nursing, LPN and Associates Degree in Nursing, RN from Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury, MD. Both his Bachelors’ of Science in Nursing and his Master of Science as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Wilmington...

Hats for Hospice Preakness Party to Benefit Coastal Hospice

Tue, 17 May 2016 20:27:25 +0000

The 5th annual Hats for Hospice Preakness Party will be held on Saturday, May 21, from 4-8 p.m. at the Princess Anne riverfront home of Kathleen and Howard Crossan. The event is the signature fundraiser for charity care at Coastal Hospice. The need is profound and growing. Last fiscal year, Coastal Hospice provided over $650,000...

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