A Week In Business – August 18, 2017

Elite Status Retained OCEAN CITY — After a strong start in early 2017, ranking first in top sales for March in the Baltimore metropolitan area, Peck Miller, sales associate for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s 64th Street office, continues to attract national recognition for his achievements. Miller not only ranked within the top half of the… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 28, 2017

Hospice Adds Administrator SALISBURY — David Hanlin has joined Coastal Hospice as the new Vice-President, Operations, where he will be responsible for directing the administrative staff and handling all agency operations, with the exception of clinical services and finance. “The team of committed professionals at Coastal Hospice has earned the trust and respect of those… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 21, 2017

Last month, Worcester County Health Department staff received an Employee Team Innovation Award from the Maryland Department of Health for their work as instructors for local Mental Health and Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) trainings. The state recognized Worcester Health MHFA instructors for their creativity and commitment towards advancing awareness of mental health issues…. Read more »

A Week In Business – July 14, 2017

Housing Market Recap BERLIN – The official start of the summer season on Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore saw increased contract starts, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). June 2017 saw a 23.5 percent overall increase in single family home and condominium contract starts compared to the same time last… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 7, 2017

New Doctor Announced BERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital and Health System has announced Faustino Macuha, Jr., M.D. will be joining the medical staff to provide care for patients with diabetes, thyroid, adrenal, and other hormone and metabolic disorders. Macuha is past medical director of the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology at the University of Maryland… Read more »

A Week In Business – June 30, 2017

United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore’s annual Leadership Circle prize, a $1,000 Target Shopping Spree sponsored by First Shore Federal, was recently awarded to Fran Sarley of Boscov’s. Sarley was chosen in a random drawing of over 1,040 donors whose contribution to the annual United Way campaign was between $250 and $499.99. Sarley is… Read more »

A Week In Business – June 23, 2017

Bank Supports Campaign BERLIN – The Atlantic General Hospital Campaign for the Future received a donation of $5,000 from Shore United Bank toward upcoming projects including the new John H. “Jack” Burbage, Jr. Regional Cancer Care Center. Shore United Bank and its community of companies have a rich history dating back to 1850. The bank is… Read more »

A Week In Business – June 16, 2017

Wellness Award Presented BERLIN — Calvin B. Taylor Banking Company President and Chief Executive Officer Raymond M. Thompson has announced that Taylor Bank was recognized by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene as a recipient of the Silver Level Healthiest Maryland Businesses Wellness at Work Award. The Healthiest Maryland Businesses Wellness at Work… Read more »

A Week In Business – June 9, 2017

May Housing Update BERLIN – Listings, contracts, settlements and sale prices all increased in the local housing market throughout May, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). May 2017 saw a 16.3 percent overall increase in single family home and condominium contracts compared to the same time last year in… Read more »