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    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
    2019 Maryland General Assembly UpdateOpening Week – New Beginnings The 439th Maryland General Assembly convened on January 9, 2019 with the swearing in of 17 new State Senators and a welcome from Governor Larry Hogan with an emphasis to work together in a bipartisan manner during the 90-day legislative session which ends Sine Die—on April 8, 2019. During the first week, Senator Mary Beth ...read more
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    Ocean Pines to Host Free Seminars this Winter  Area residents are invited to step out of the cold by attending one of several free seminars held at the Ocean Pines Community Center, located at 235 Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines, this winter. Hosted by the Recreation and Parks Department, the seminars will be led by local industry experts.   “My Spouse is in a Nursing Home…Now What?” Seminar, ...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
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    AM AND MACKY STANSELL DONATE GENEROUSLY TO THE AGH CAMPAIGN FOR THE FUTURE  Berlin, Md. –  The Stansells are recognized as “Life Partners” for their generous donation of $100,000 to the Atlantic General Hospital Campaign for the Future. The funds are designated to “The Walter “Macky” and Pam Stansell Family Center,” an area that will be created during the modernization of the hospital’s inpatient ...read more
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    PRMC INTRODUCES CARE TRANSITIONS PROGRAMContacts Discharged Patients to Check on Their Recovery Progress   One of the largest contributing factors to patients being readmitted to a hospital or suffering a relapse following discharge is their inability to be compliant with instructions, orders and medications provided by caregivers just before they leave.  That can happen for a number of ...read more
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    SDAT’s 2019 Annual Business Filings and Online Extension SystemNow AvailableFile Annual Reports and Personal Property Tax Returns or RequestExtension by April 15 Deadline  The Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT) today announced that 2019 Annual Reports and/or Personal Property Tax Returns are now available. All domestic and foreign business entities must file an Annual Report ...read more
    Monday, January 07, 2019
    Women’s Fund raises $5,000 for the Christian Shelter  January 7, 2018 – Salisbury, Md. – Members of The Women’s Fund, a component fund of The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, recently raised over $5,000 in donations for The Christian Shelter at the annual Women’s Fund holiday reception in December. The Christian Shelter is a nonprofit which provides emergency temporary shelter, ...read more
    Monday, January 07, 2019
    Ocean Pines Association Unveils Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2019-2020  The Ocean Pines Association announced on Friday, Jan. 4 the release of the Proposed Budget for fiscal year 2019-2020 (FY19-20) that “does not propose an increase to the annual assessment” however, it “accomplishes many things that will be new to the Association’s operating budget,” according to an executive summary.  In a ...read more
    Monday, December 17, 2018
    ATLANTIC GENERAL ANNOUNCES EDUCATION CALENDAR FOR January 2019  Wednesday, January 2, 2019AGH Hypertension Clinic 1:00 PM – 3:00 PMRite Aid, 10119 Old Ocean City Blvd, Berlin, MD 21811Free blood pressure screening and health information. For more information, contact Michelle at 410-641-9268.  AGH Hypertension Clinic 1:00 PM – 3:00 PMRite Aid,11011 Manklin Creek Rd, Ocean Pines, MD 21811.Free ...read more
    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
      ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL SHARES PLANS FOR NEW MEDICAL CENTER IN OCEAN PINES   Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital officials have announced plans for a new facility in Ocean Pines that will house a proposed surgery center in addition to primary and specialty care physician practices and other outpatient services. The project, which will expand surgical services and help consolidate ...read more