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Hotel Gets New Look OCEAN CITY – Located on Ocean City’s Boardwalk at 14th Street, the Commander Hotel is a prime spot for vacationers during the on and off seasons. With its growing popularity, the hotel is undergoing renovations to stay ahead of the game ensuring it can handle the influx of interest. The owners… Read more »

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Monthly Market Recap BERLIN – The Lower Eastern Shore kicked off 2016 with a spike in pending sales, according to the latest figures from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). CAR’s local housing statistics for January 2016 showed an overall 23.6 percent increase in pending sales, or contracts, compared to the same time last year… Read more »

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Annual Awards Presented OCEAN CITY — Atlantic/Smith, Cropper & Deeley held its annual meeting on Jan. 19 at the Princess Royale in Ocean City. Many awards were handed out at this meeting to celebrate a successful 2015 fiscal year. Account Executive Megan Muller received the 2015 Top Producer Award. She focuses on community associations and… Read more »

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The Atlantic General Hospital Foundation was recently the recipient of a $15,000 gift from the Hal Glick Distinguished Service Award Gala for its commitment to serving the community and its visitors. The Glick Award started in 2010 with the recognition of Hal Glick, the pioneering Ocean City Realtor. The next year, the award, now bearing… Read more »

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OC Trade Expo Features Top Chef OCEAN CITY — Bryan Voltaggio, who has become one of the most recognized and influential chefs in contemporary American cooking, will be making an appearance at the March Trade Expo, organized by the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association. Starting with VOLT, his flagship, seasonally driven restaurant in his hometown of Frederick,… Read more »

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United Way Donation SALISBURY — The Bank of Delmarva recently presented United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore with a check of employee contributions from their first United Way Campaign, totaling $11,668. This generous contribution will impact Lower Shore residents in need in the areas of education, financial stability and health by providing 1,794 books for… Read more »

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Medical Officers Appointed SALISBURY — The medical staff at Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) recently elected its Medical Staff Officers for 2016 and 2017. Dr. David C. Kerrigan was elected president of the medical staff at PRMC. Kerrigan, a general and vascular surgeon with the Mid-Atlantic Surgical Group, joined Peninsula Regional’s medical staff in 1993…. Read more »

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Broker Promotion SALISBURY — Wayne Morris Sr., owner of Century 21 Harbor Realty in Salisbury, has announced the promotion of Rebecca Lewis to the position of broker of record for the agency. Former broker John Blake is stepping down to associate broker after successfully leading the team at Century 21 Harbor Realty for the past… Read more »

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Realtors Attend Conference BERLIN – Representatives from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) recently traveled to San Diego, Calif. to participate in the annual National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) 2015 Conference & Expo. CAR President Linda Moran, Incoming President Don Bailey and Executive Vice President Page Browning represented the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland at… Read more »

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Among the highlights of last week’s glamorous open house at Zen Spa Fenwick and Studio Z on Route 54 was a ribbon cutting ceremony carried out by the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce. Photo by Jeanette Deskiewicz Delaware Licenses Secured OCEAN CITY – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty announced this week that two of their… Read more »