A Week In Business – June 24, 2016

Bank of Ocean City completed recently held its Shred It Day benefiting Diakonia. The event represented a partnership with a Maryland Bankers Association initiative aimed at ending hunger in Maryland. The Shred it Day ended up shredding over 10,000 pounds of documents, collected over 3,000 pounds of food and raised $1,190 in cash donations. Pictured,… Read more »

A Week In Business – June 10, 2016

Housing Market Recap BERLIN — For the third consecutive month, contracts or pending sales are up on the Lower Eastern Shore, according to the latest figures from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). May 2016 showed an overall 16.8-percent increase in contracts in Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester counties, compared to the same time last year…. Read more »

A Week In Business – June 3, 2016

Official Celebrate Shore Clinic Funding SALISBURY — Senators Adelaide C. Eckardt and James N. Mathias, Jr. and Delegates Mary Beth Carozza, and Sheree Sample-Hughes joined Lower Shore Clinic and officials from Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) and the Maryland Community Health Resources Commission on May 25, to present a check award and announce a combined support… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 27, 2016

The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) held its annual Legislative Breakfast on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. Nearly 100 REALTOR® and affiliate members, state elected officials, and local elected officials attended the event, held in the Danang Room. The elected officials in attendance provided an update on what they… Read more »

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Real Estate Team Honored BERLIN — Berkshire Hathway PenFed Realty Mid-Atlantic Region announced the O’Hare Team was awarded the elite status of the Chairman’s Gold Circle based on sales performance for the 2015 calendar year. The Ocean Pines Team, consisting of team members Dan O’Hare and Carole Spurrier and team leader Sharyn O’Hare, was 15th… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 13, 2016

Company Presents Awards BERLIN — PenFed Realty’s Mid-Atlantic region recently held its Eastern Shore Sales Associate Appreciation Luncheon and Awards Ceremony at Lighthouse Sound, recognizing its top REALTORS® on the Eastern Shore, and celebrating last year’s success. “Our agents are the greatest assets for the company,” said Kevin Wiles, president of the Mid-Atlantic Region. “They… Read more »

A Week In Business May 6, 2016

Cutting the ribbon on the new Rebecca and Leighton Moore Child and Adolescent Outpatient Behavioral Health Unit at Peninsula Regional are, from left, Rebecca Moore; Leighton Moore, Chairman of PRMC Foundation Board of Directors; Dr. Peggy Naleppa, President and CEO of Peninsula Regional Medical Center; Monty Sayler, Chairman, PRMC Board of Trustees; Kevin Young, President,… Read more »

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Charter Flights Will Be Offered At Airport OCEAN CITY — On April 12, Ocean Aviation just awarded an FAA Air Carrier Certificate by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Air Carrier Certificate officially allows Ocean Aviation to offer charter flights and Air Taxi Services to the public. Ocean Aviation, which was established at the Ocean City Airport… Read more »

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Atlantic General Hospital recently received the Circle of Honor Patient Safety Innovation Award during the 2016 Maryland Patient Safety Conference. Pictured, from left, are Bob Yocubik, director of quality at Atlantic General Hospital; Charles Gizara, director of clinical integration at Atlantic General Hospital; Joan Lunden, 2016 Maryland Patient Safety Conference keynote speaker; Jeff Kukel, Pharm… Read more »

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Contracts On Rise BERLIN – Increased contracts in all three counties on the Lower Eastern Shore reflect a busy start to the spring real estate market, according to the latest figures from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). CAR’s local housing statistics for March 2016 showed an overall 14 percent increase in contracts, or pending… Read more »