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    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    2019 Maryland General Assembly UpdateWeek Six—Lincoln, Floor and Committee Work, VisitsWe are nearing the halfway point of the 2019 legislative session as committee hearings and Senate Floor work accelerates. On Monday, February 11, Senator Carozza gave the Lincoln Day Address before her colleagues in the Senate Chamber. Senator Carozza also spoke on the Senate Floor in support of starting school ...read more
    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    Grand Hotel to Host Annual Seaside Prince and Princess Ball   Seaside Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to invite the community to its annual Ball, a father-daughter, mother-son family event on March 3, 2019 at 2:00 pm and The Grand Hotel and Spa in Ocean City. The Seaside Ball has become well known and loved as a place for families to gather and enjoy an afternoon of dancing, food, community, ...read more
    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    Seaside Christian Academy Announces Liberty University Dual Enrollment and Associate Degree Program for 2019 – 2020 School Year   Open Enrollment Now This week, Julie DuChene and the Board of Directors of Seaside Christian Academy (SCA) announced plans to offer a cutting-edge dual enrollment program starting with the 2019-2020 school year. With Seaside’s new high school program, students ...read more
    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
      ATLANTIC GENERAL ANNOUNCES EDUCATION CALENDAR FOR March 2019  Monday, March 4, 2019AGH Hypertension Clinic 10:00 AM – 12:00 PMApple Drug, 314 Franklin Ave # 600, Berlin, MD 21811Free blood pressure screening and health information. For more information, contact Michelle at 410-641-9268.  T.O.P.S. of Berlin – Group #169 5:00 PM – 6:30 PMAtlantic General Hospital, Conference Room 1Take Off ...read more
    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
      Wor-Wic top 10 in small community colleges for veterans  Wor-Wic Community College was named as a gold-level Military Friendly School and ranked in the top 10 in the nation in the small community college category for 2019 by VIQTORY, a veteran-owned company whose mission is to assist military personnel transitioning into civilian life. This is the eighth year in a row the college has received ...read more
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    PENINSULA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER AMONG TOP 5 PERCENT OF U.S. HOSPITALS FOR CLINICAL OUTCOMES ACCORDING TO HEALTHGRADES FOR A SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAROnly Delmarva hospital named to Healthgrades 2019 America’s 250 Best Hospitals Steve Leonard, MBA, FACHE, President/CEO of the Peninsula Regional Health System (PRHS) and Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) today announced that PRMC has ...read more
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    2019 Maryland General Assembly UpdateWeek Five—Deadlines and DebatesWith 60 days to go, deadlines to introduce legislation this session have come and gone as the schedule for committee hearings and debates on the Senate Floor intensifies. Controversial legislation to reverse Governor Hogan’s Executive Order to start school after Labor Day passed out of committee and hit the Senate Floor for ...read more
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    Ocean Pines Police Department Releases Annual Report  A 2018 year-end report recently released by the Ocean Pines Police Department reveals that despite an increase in calls for service and traffic stops, the number of crimes, arrests and traffic accidents in the community decreased.   Although some information, such as the uniform crime report, is preliminary pending review and validation by ...read more
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    Greetings Community Business Partner,  We are writing you today to share information about who we are and how we both can assist the community we both share.  Since 1965, Telamon has helped individuals have access to educational services that lead to better jobs, better lives, and better communities. The enclosed flyer speaks to the youth program Telamon has to offer our young adults in ...read more
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    Maryland Department of Planning to Administer $5 Million Census Grant ProgramLocal Governments and Nonprofits May Applyfor Matching Funds through March 1; Grants to be Awarded by April 1(February 11, 2019) Annapolis, MD  - The Maryland Department of Planning (Planning) today announced the opening of the 2020 Census Grant Program to support the accurate counting of the state and its local ...read more
    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School Celebrates 15 Years   Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School is celebrating 15 year since opening its doors. Please join us as we commence this monumental occasion at our 15th Year Gala Celebration Fundraiser. The Gala will be held at the Residence Inn in Ocean City on March 2, 2019. We will host a cocktail inspired atmosphere with delicious fare from local ...read more
    Monday, February 04, 2019
    2019 Maryland General Assembly UpdateWeek Four Work continued in the State Senate as the bill introduction deadline approaches. This week also featured Governor Larry Hogan’s fifth State of the State Address where he highlighted his legislative agenda as well as the progress the state is making when it comes to tax relief and the opioid crisis. Senator Carozza advocated for statewide economic ...read more
    Monday, February 04, 2019
    February 5 - "Suicide: The Ripple Effect"Wor-Wic Community College is hosting a free showing of "Suicide: The Ripple Effect" on Tuesday, February 5th at 6pm in Guerrieri Hall. Call 410-334-2900 for more information.February 8 - 2nd Friday Art Stroll Stroll downtown Berlin from 12-5pm and check out the featured artists and musicians in the stores and streets.February 9 - Kids Valentine ...read more
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    RECOMMENDED BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR 2019-2020 RELEASEDPosted on January 25, 2019 by Ocean Pines Association   The Ocean Pines Association announced on Friday, Jan. 25 the release of the Recommended Budget for fiscal year 2019-2020 (FY19-20) that “will accomplish many things that will be new to the Association’s budget and very good for the long-term health of the Association.” That’s the upside, ...read more
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    2019 Maryland General Assembly UpdateWeek Three-More Bills and BriefingsWork in the Maryland State Senate is beginning to pick up as more legislation is introduced by the members. This includes Senator Carozza’s first bill: Senate Bill 248—Criminal Law—Life-Threatening Injury Involving a Vehicle or Vessel—Criminal Negligence. Senator Carozza also urged the Kirwan Commission to propose fair and ...read more
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    Ocean Pines Police Urge Motorists to Get Educated on School Bus Safety 2019                                                                                                                                    On the heels of recent complaints, Ocean Pines Police are reminding area drivers of the rules of the road when it comes to school buses.  “The goal is to keep students safe; and with that in ...read more
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    10 Reasons to plan on attending the OCHMRA Spring Trade Expo  The 45th Annual Hotel and Restaurant Trade Expo is fast approaching!  Only 6 weeks away, the excitement and energy is ever-present! Here are the top ten reasons not to miss the 45th Annual Trade Expo!  1. Buyers can find everything they need for their business from top-quality suppliers under one roof. 2. It’s common to negotiate ...read more
    Monday, January 28, 2019
    ATLANTIC PHYSICAL THERAPY, ROBERT HAMMOND & FAMILY DONATE GENEROUSLY TO THE AGH CAMPAIGN FOR THE FUTURE  Berlin, Md. –   Robert Hammond, owner of Atlantic Physical Therapy, and his family donated a generous $25,000 towards the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future.  Atlantic Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine has been serving the community since 1998. Robert Hammond and his son, Bobby now ...read more
    Friday, January 25, 2019
     ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL VASCULAR LABORATORY EARNS VASCULAR TESTING REACCREDITATION BY THE IAC  Berlin, Md. — Early detection of life threatening heart disorders, stroke and other diseases is possible through the use of vascular testing procedures performed within hospitals, outpatient centers and physicians’ offices. Cardiovascular diseases are the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    2019 Maryland General Assembly UpdateWeek Two-Making History and Back to Business History was made as we celebrated the Inauguration of Governor Larry Hogan and Lieutenant Governor Boyd Rutherford on Wednesday, January 16. Then, we’re back to business: Senator Mary Beth Carozza also participated in the 2019 Chesapeake Environmental & Economic Summit; attended Committee meetings on higher ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    Contact Kay Windsorkwindsor@gracematernalhealth.org(443) 513-4124  Grace Center for Maternal and Women’s HealthBerlin, MarylandJanuary 21, 2019  The Board of Directors and Staff of Grace Center for Maternal and Women’s Health are pleased to announce they are recipients of four grants to provide support and assistance to members of the Community.  The Mother’s Circle is a support group for ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    VISITATION RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE AT PRMCPeople with Flu-Like Symptoms Encouraged Not to Visit   With the traditional flu season active on the Delmarva Peninsula, Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) is asking members of the community, as it does every year, to please remember the important role they play in protecting both patients and other visitors and hospital staff from contracting or ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    SUSAN G. KOMEN® MARYLAND TO PREMIER NEW MORE THAN PINK WALK EVENT IN OCEAN CITY IN 2019  Ocean City, MD – Susan G. Komen Maryland told supporters today to expect some changes at its annual fundraising walk next spring. Komen has been hard at work on the next evolution in the history of the Race for the Cure® series, and residents of the Eastern Shore will be among the first in the country to see ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    Daniel O’Connell joins Community Foundation Board of Directors  January 22, 2019 – Salisbury, Md. – The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore recently announced that Daniel O’Connell of PKS & Company, P.A. will join the foundation’s Board of Directors. O’Connell brings over two decades of experience in the accounting and wealth management sector, combined with an expansive history of ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL RECEIVES GRANT FROM THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE EASTERN SHORE FOR TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE  Berlin, Md. – The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore has awarded Atlantic General Hospital a $1,000 mini-grant. The purpose of the grant is to provide one-time assistance for transportation home for patients who qualify after receiving treatment in Atlantic General ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
      Peninsula Regional Weight Management/Pre-Diabetes Program Offers Classes Starting in January    Get a helping hand for a healthy start to 2019 – Peninsula Regional Medical Center Nutrition and Diabetes Education is offering a Weight Management/Pre-Diabetes Program class session on two consecutive Tuesdays starting January 29, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Classes will be held in in the Hallowell ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL ANNOUNCES NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF MEDICAL AFFAIRS  Berlin, Md. — Dr. Sally Dowling, a family practice physician by training, has accepted the position of vice president of medical affairs at Atlantic General Hospital and Health System. Dowling has been a prominent member of the Eastern Shore medical community for more than 20 years, providing primary care to families in ...read more
    Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    2019 Stephen N. Parker Conservation Legacy Award  The Lower Shore Land Trust (LSLT) will be hosting the first annual Stephen N Parker Conservation Legacy Award Luncheon on February 15th, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin MD.   The award is to be given in honor of renowned conservationist, Steve Parker, to recognize a landowner or conservation practitioner for their ...read more
    Monday, January 14, 2019
     Spring Faculty Lecture Series Begins February 1st!  SU Faculty will lecture each week on their topics of expertise, in the arts, history, environmental studies, music, literature and so much more.  Fridays, 3:30-5:00 pm, February 1 – April 19 Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce11031 Cathell Road, Berlin, MD  $8 per individual lecture or$80 for all 11 (plus 2 free guest passes).Walk-ins ...read more