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    Thursday, November 15, 2018
        Hello Everyone!!! The Farmers Bank of Willards is happy to finally roll out our (2) MEGA BASKET raffle to benefit The Believe In Tomorrow House by the Sea in Ocean City, MD!!!!  Please let your customers, family and friends know as this is open to all!!!  Attached are some pictures for reference but these do the baskets no justice!! They are AWESOME with a total value of over ...read more
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018
    Berlin, Md. –   Atlantic General Hospital awarded the DAISY Award for excellence in nursing to Guy Gross, RN, BSN, at a recent presentation held at the John H. ‘Jack’ Burbage Jr. Regional Cancer Care Center.   Gross has been a nurse for three years, one and a half of which he has spent with AGH at the Regional Cancer Care Center. He is BSN prepared and has been dedicated to the oncology ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    Dear Supporter of Shirley Grace Pregnancy Center,  As the Executive Director of the Center, I am pleased to pass on some exciting developments.    A few months back, we were informed that the building which houses our Center was sold to a non-profit organization.  After a search of available space, we were fortunate to move to a new location in a building directly behind our former space.  The ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    DR. JIM BURNS EARNS CWSP CERTIFICATION   Jim Burns, DO, CWSP, physician with the Peninsula Wound & Hyperbaric Center at Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC), was recently certified by the American Board of Wound Management (ABWM) as a Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP).  The CWSP designation validates that Dr. Burns possesses distinct knowledge, thereby offering a specialized level ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    Reminding Caregivers to Care for Themselves While Caring for Others During National Caregiver & Home Care Month Family members, friends and neighbors devote countless hours caring for relatives and loved ones in the role of Caregiver.  They are the glue that holds things together for an individual recovering from an illness, surgery or injury or managing a mental or physical disability.  They ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    PRMC PEDIATRICS MOVES BACK TO 4TH FLOOR ON NOVEMBER 13               Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) is opening a newly renovated six-bed Pediatric Unit in a familiar space: the 4th floor of the Medical Center’s East Tower.  The unit opens for patients on November 13 following a six-month renovation of the area.  Pediatrics had been on the 4th floor of the East Tower for a number of ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    Get Involved - Home Build Sponsorship Program  Our partner families benefit in many ways from the financial support of sponsorships, and sponsors are enriched by the experience of supporting hard working low-income families who simply seek a hand up and not a hand out in the construction of a new home or the preservation of their existing home. Sponsors provide financial resources to pay for the ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    ATLANTIC GENERAL HEALTH SYSTEM WELCOMES BEVERLY WEAVER, PA-C   Berlin, Md. – Beverly Weaver, PA-C, recently joined Atlantic General Health System to provide primary care for both children and adults as a practice extender for Drs. Munna Garg and Danielle Orr at Atlantic General Primary Care and Pediatrics in West Ocean City; her role is to provide additional access to care for their patient ...read more
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF WORCESTER COUNTY TO BUILD CAMPER PLAYHOUSE FOR HOLIDAY RAFFLE Berlin, MD - Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County, Inc. (HFHWC) is hosting an upcoming”mini build” fundraiser. HFHWC has joined forces with the Bay Club/Carl Freeman Companies and Piney Island Construction to bring this creative project to fruition. Volunteers from the affiliate and both sponsors will build ...read more
    Wednesday, November 07, 2018
    Golden Anniversary Shines Bright in Ocean Pines  Ocean Pines, in its infant stage, was a small coastal development with unpaved streets and pine trees that outnumbered residents.  “Ocean Pines’ olden days are both fascinating and enthralling for history-hungry folks,” said Ocean Pines Marketing and Public Relations Director Denise Sawyer. Construction had started on the first phase of Ocean ...read more
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    BUS STOP SNACK SHACK TAKES ON EMERGING “HYGIENE POVERTY”   Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services (WYFCS) is a nonprofit family support center that helps families and children through mental health counseling, youth enrichment programs, family empowerment opportunities, and efforts that protect abused and neglected children.  Each year the agency serves more than 1,000 families, located ...read more
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    26th Annual Santa’s Open Golf Tournament Returns to Ocean Pines  Area golfers can enjoy golf, fun and holiday cheer at the 26th annual Santa’s Open golf tournament to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Eastern Shore on Saturday, Dec. 1 at Ocean Pines Golf Club.  The day will include golf as well as Mrs. Claus’ Breakfast, Santa’s Cheer Cart, Rudolph’s Reception and contests. Registration ...read more
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    ATLANTIC GENER­AL HOSPITAL RECEIVES MOST WIRED HOSPITAL AWARD  Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital is recipient of the Most Wired Hospital distinction for the third year in a row. Previously bestowed by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum to hospitals at the forefront of using healthcare IT to improve the delivery of care, the awards program has been taken over by the ...read more
    Monday, November 05, 2018
    PENINSULA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER NAMED 2018 MOST WIRED HOSPITAL FOR USING TECHNOLOGY TO PARTNER WITH PATIENTS ON HEALTH9th Consecutive Award for PRMC; 11th Overall  Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) has been recognized for a 9th consecutive year as one of the nation’s Most Wired Hospitals, according to the results of the 2018 Most Wired Survey released by the College of Healthcare ...read more
    Monday, November 05, 2018
      Award Recipients Honored and Annual Grant Making Celebrated at Community Foundation’s 34th Annual Meeting  November 2, 2018 – Salisbury, Md. –The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore honored three award recipients and celebrated annual grant-making efforts at its 34th Annual Meeting and Report to the Community on November 2nd.  The Foundation celebrated a total of $5.4 million in grants ...read more
    Monday, November 05, 2018
    ‘Be a Santa to a Senior’ Program to Brighten the Lives of Many Area Seniors  Ocean Pines joins in on a nationwide effort to spread holiday cheer to seniors who may not otherwise receive gifts and companionship during the holiday season.  “With the help of more than 60,000 volunteers, the ‘Be a Santa to a Senior’ program has provided millions of gifts to 700,000 seniors across the nation and ...read more
    Monday, November 05, 2018
    Ocean Pines Residents to Shake, Rattle & Roll at 50th Anniversary Sock Hop Party  Ocean Pines ticketed residents and guests who swing by the Ocean Pines Community Center on Friday, Dec. 14 from 6 - 10 p.m. will be taken on a journey back in time when poodle skirts, scarves, leather jackets and rolled-sleeves were the go-to look for many dance parties in America.  “It's an old-school night in the ...read more
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018
    Berlin recycling to change locations starting on Nov. 5Bayside GazetteNewsBerlin recycling to change locations starting on Nov. 5  By Josh Davis, Associate Editor (Oct. 25, 2018) The Town of Berlin will switch to “single stream” recycling and move its collection facility from William Street to Berlin Falls Park, starting Nov. 5. The Town Council on Monday authorized a $2,773.33 contract with ...read more
    Monday, October 29, 2018
    Vendor Registration Opens for Ocean Pines Holistic Health Fair  A self-care revolution fueled by a growing number of holistic health practitioners from across the Delmarva Peninsula finds its way to Ocean Pines on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., and the Recreation and Parks Department is seeking vendors for the Holiday Holistic Health Fair.   In the United States, about 38 percent of ...read more
    Monday, October 22, 2018
    COASTAL HOSPICE RECEIVES COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD FROM WICOMICO NAACP Coastal Hospice was honored to receive the Community Service Award from the Wicomico County NAACP, Branch #7028, during their 13th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Saturday, October 6. Each year the branch recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions in the community. “We work with our ...read more
    Monday, October 22, 2018
    Peninsula Home Care Salutes Physical Therapists During National Physical Therapy Month  PHC Recognizes 2 Staff PT’s as “Outstanding Physical Therapist of the Year” They improve health and restore mobility and quality of life of the patients they serve.  They are physical therapists.  With the graying of the shore and the trend toward increased health insurance coverage nationwide, the demand ...read more
    Monday, October 22, 2018
    PRMC LABS RECEIVE ACCREDITATION FROM THE COLLEGE OF AMERICAN PATHOLOGISTS               The laboratories of Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) have again been awarded accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Accreditation Committee based on results of recent on-site inspections as part of the CAP’s accreditation program.             Earning accreditation for the 46th ...read more
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    $92,287 awarded to 21 Lower Shore Nonprofits  October 19, 2018 – Salisbury, Md. –  A total of $92,287 will be distributed by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore to 21 nonprofits serving Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset counties. Area nonprofits identify pressing needs in the community and design a variety of programs to meet them. Grants were awarded to support youth development, the ...read more
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Ocean Pines Leaf Collection Scheduled  The Ocean Pines Association has announced leaf collection procedures for its residents this fall. Ocean Pines Public Works and Republic Services will both aid in the collection.   Leaves and other yard debris bagged in paper bags will be collected by Ocean Pines Public Works Nov. 19 – Dec. 21. Bags will be picked up on days opposite from Republic Services’ ...read more