AGH To Offer Phase 1B COVID-19 Vaccinations Saturday; Appointments Required

AGH To Offer Phase 1B COVID-19 Vaccinations Saturday; Appointments Required

BERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital officials announced they will be holding a COVID-19 vaccine clinic for the elderly this Saturday, January 16, as part of Phase 1B of the state of Maryland vaccination plan.The vaccine clinic, which will be held at the James G. Barrett Medical Office Building on Atlantic General Hospital’s campus, is open… Read more »

Worcester County Selects Broadband Vendor

BERLIN – Worcester County will partner with an internet service provider from Chestertown to begin expanding broadband access in rural areas.The Worcester County Commissioners voted unanimously last week to select Talkie, a Chestertown company, as the county’s broadband partner.“They’re not asking for anything from Worcester County,” said Brian Jones, the county’s IT director.The county issued… Read more »

Hogan To Introduce Relief Package Legislation

Hogan To Introduce Relief Package Legislation

OCEAN CITY – Gov. Larry Hogan announced on Monday a comprehensive $1 billion COVID-19 relief package that will directly benefit hundreds of thousands of Marylanders and small businesses if approved by the state legislature.The emergency Recovery for the Economy, Livelihoods, Entrepreneurs and Families, or RELEF ACT of 2021, introduced by Hogan would include direct stimulus… Read more »

Two Worcester Opiate Support Groups Plan To Merge

BERLIN – Two local groups, created to bring awareness to addiction in Worcester County, are merging to form a new organization.This week, the Worcester County Warriors Against Opiate Addiction announced its merger with Worcester Goes Purple. Officials said the new organization, Worcester Goes Purple Warriors Against Addiction, will continue the mission of reducing stigma and… Read more »