A Week In Business – June 25, 2021

Hospital Offers New ProgramBERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital has launched an integrated behavioral health program designed to reduce barriers to needed counseling and treatment for its health system’s primary care patients.The medical community has come to recognize the strong link between mental wellbeing and physical health and has begun to correct a decades-old inclination to… Read more »

A Week In Business – June 18, 2021

‘Safest City’ RecognitionBERLIN — The Ocean Pines Association General Manager’s Office announced that Ocean Pines, while technically a homeowner’s association, was recently named as the “safest city” in Maryland by website Safewise.Safewise uses FBI crime statistics and U.S. Census data to determine its rankings.    According to the site, the violent crime rate in Ocean… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 21, 2021

Bank Promotion AnnouncedBERLIN – Taylor Bank President/CEO Raymond M. Thompson has announced M. Dean Lewis has been promoted to senior vice president of the bank.Lewis joined Taylor Bank in January 2012. He came to Taylor Bank with 10 years of public accounting experience, the majority of which was spent with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in Baltimore, where… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 7, 2021

Cato Supports SchoolsSALISBURY — Hoping to accelerate the careers of kids interested in science, technology, engineering and math, Salisbury-based Cato Gas & Oil Co. has awarded $500 checks to 15 area local schools to support their S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs.“These students are tomorrow’s scientists and engineers, and as an industry, we depend… Read more »

A Week In Business – April 23, 2021

Crown Sports Center SoldSALISBURY — NAI Coastal and Gillis Gilkerson Principal Brad Gillis has announced Gillis Gilkerson’s purchase of Crown Sports Center, an indoor athletic and entertainment facility located in Fruitland.After 16 years of ownership, founder Bill Hearne sold the business and real estate to Gillis Gilkerson’s development team, a group well-known for its ability… Read more »

A Week In Business – April 16, 2021

County Announces HireSNOW HILL — The Commissioners named Jacqueline Trieu as the new workforce engagement specialist within Worcester County Economic Development (WCED).“We are so thrilled to welcome Jackie to the Maryland’s Coast team as our new workforce engagement specialist,” Tourism and Economic Development Director Melanie Pursel said. “She brings an incredibly diverse background as well… Read more »