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Wor-Wic Starts ‘Fins to the Finish Line’ Program
Wor-Wic Starts ‘Fins to the Finish Line’ Program
July 18, 2024
Students who earn degrees are more likely to have better economic well-being and job satisfaction, many studies have shown. But... READ MORE
Maryland Department of Assessment and Taxation Announces Appointment of New Associate Director
Maryland Department of Assessment and Taxation Announces Appointment of New...
July 18, 2024
Baltimore, MD – The Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT) is pleased to announce the appointment of a distinguished... READ MORE
Governor Moore Attends U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. National Conference and 15th Anniversary Celebration
Governor Moore Attends U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. National Conference and...
July 18, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD — Governor Wes Moore today attended the 15th anniversary celebration of the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. and national conference.... READ MORE
SVN | Miller Advisors Sell Former Grain Facility on Brookletts Ave in Easton, MD
SVN | Miller Advisors Sell Former Grain Facility on Brookletts...
July 17, 2024
EASTON, MD – SVN | Miller Commercial Real Estate Advisors, John McClellan, Bob Greenlee, and Liz Connelly recently sold the... READ MORE
Salisbury Zoo Launches New Slate of Events
Salisbury Zoo Launches New Slate of Events
July 17, 2024
SALISBURY, Md. – The Salisbury Zoo offers a new slate of events this summer that are fun for the whole family.... READ MORE
GMB Announces 2024 Scholarship Winners
GMB Announces 2024 Scholarship Winners
July 17, 2024
George, Miles & Buhr, LLC (GMB) is pleased to announce the winners of their annual scholarship programs. The George K.... READ MORE
CareFirst Announces $5 Million Grant to Empower Community Efforts Against Diabetes
CareFirst Announces $5 Million Grant to Empower Community Efforts Against...
July 17, 2024
Baltimore/Washington, D.C. – Today, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst), one of the country’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organizations, announced the launch of their... READ MORE
The Disability Community: Opportunities, Barriers, and Success Stories on “Education is Everybody’s Business”
The Disability Community: Opportunities, Barriers, and Success Stories on “Education...
July 16, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce – Education Committee Network’s PAC-14 / YouTube TV Show entitled “Education is Everybody’s Business”... READ MORE
The Salisbury School Announces Dr. Jesse Mathers as New Head of Upper School
The Salisbury School Announces Dr. Jesse Mathers as New Head...
July 16, 2024
Salisbury, MD — After an extensive national search and rigorous interview process, The Salisbury School is thrilled to announce the... READ MORE
NASA Announces Leadership Changes
NASA Announces Leadership Changes
July 16, 2024
NASA Administrator Bill Nelson announced Tuesday Dr. Kurt Vogel, associate administrator for the Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD), is retiring... READ MORE
Bring Your Own Pool Party at Poplar Hill Mansion is Saturday
Bring Your Own Pool Party at Poplar Hill Mansion is...
July 16, 2024
SALISBURY, Md. – Make a splash at Poplar Hill Mansion’s first-ever Bring Your Own Pool Party, set for Saturday, July 20.... READ MORE
NASA Johnson to Dedicate Building to Dorothy Vaughan, Women of Apollo
NASA Johnson to Dedicate Building to Dorothy Vaughan, Women of...
July 16, 2024
NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston will recognize legendary human computer Dorothy Vaughan and the women of Apollo with activities... READ MORE

Business News

GMB Announces 2024 Scholarship Winners
GMB Announces 2024 Scholarship Winners
July 17, 2024
George, Miles & Buhr, LLC (GMB) is pleased to announce the winners of their annual scholarship programs. The George K.... READ MORE
Start Summer Fresh:  Comcast Offers Three Ways to Break Free From The Big Three with Xfinity Mobile, NOW Mobile, and StreamSaver
Start Summer Fresh: Comcast Offers Three Ways to Break Free...
July 10, 2024
Philadelphia, PA – This weekend marks the fourth annual Break Free From The Big Three Day – a day to help mobile... READ MORE
McClellan and Jeter Sell Seaford Industrial Complex.
McClellan and Jeter Sell Seaford Industrial Complex.
June 19, 2024
SEAFORD, DE — SVN | Miller Commercial Real Estate Advisors, John McClellan and Kelly Jeter, recently sold an industrial complex... READ MORE
Governor Moore Announces the Full Reopening of the Port of Baltimore
Governor Moore Announces the Full Reopening of the Port of...
June 13, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD —  Governor Wes Moore today joined United States Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and White House Office of... READ MORE
June Small Biz Resource Connections: Small Business Resources
June Small Biz Resource Connections: Small Business Resources
June 3, 2024
Interested in learning more about the various small business resources available in the State of Maryland? Join us for this... READ MORE
Local organizations support Brooke’s Toy Closet in April and May 2024
Local organizations support Brooke’s Toy Closet in April and May...
May 31, 2024
Seaford, DE & Salisbury, MD — The TidalHealth Foundation thanks Hallmark and the Lake Forest School District for supporting Brooke’s... READ MORE
FOCE Press Release – SBA Business Recovery Centers in Maryland to Close
FOCE Press Release – SBA Business Recovery Centers in Maryland...
May 30, 2024
Atlanta, GA – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today it will permanently close its Business Recovery Centers in Maryland on Friday,... READ MORE
Davis, Bowen & Friedel Announces New  Leadership as Three Employees Rise to Associate  Positions
Davis, Bowen & Friedel Announces New Leadership as Three Employees...
May 14, 2024
Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc. (DBF) is pleased to announce that Chad S. Warren, PE, Christopher M.  Daube, PE, and... READ MORE
Find Your Perfect Job at the Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce Virtual Job Fair
Find Your Perfect Job at the Greater Ocean City Chamber...
April 19, 2024
The Greater Ocean City Maryland Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Summer Jobs DelMarVa for a virtual job fair April... READ MORE
GMB Announces Leadership Promotions
GMB Announces Leadership Promotions
April 15, 2024
George, Miles & Buhr, LLC (GMB) is pleased to announce the selection of Christopher J. Pfeifer, P.E. as a new... READ MORE
IMPACT Technology Group Elevates Customer Service Standards with Team Certification
IMPACT Technology Group Elevates Customer Service Standards with Team Certification
April 12, 2024
IMPACT Technology Group, a Technology Services Provider that specializes in helping Delmarva business leaders get the worry-free technology they need... READ MORE
Overcoming the Key Bridge Crisis: Resources for Maryland Businesses
Overcoming the Key Bridge Crisis: Resources for Maryland Businesses
April 11, 2024
Dear Maryland businesses, Following the recent catastrophic collapse of the Key Bridge, which has sent shockwaves through our communities and... READ MORE

Government News

Maryland Department of Assessment and Taxation Announces Appointment of New Associate Director
Maryland Department of Assessment and Taxation Announces Appointment of New...
July 18, 2024
Baltimore, MD – The Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT) is pleased to announce the appointment of a distinguished... READ MORE
Governor Moore Attends U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. National Conference and 15th Anniversary Celebration
Governor Moore Attends U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. National Conference and...
July 18, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD — Governor Wes Moore today attended the 15th anniversary celebration of the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. and national conference.... READ MORE
NASA Announces Leadership Changes
NASA Announces Leadership Changes
July 16, 2024
NASA Administrator Bill Nelson announced Tuesday Dr. Kurt Vogel, associate administrator for the Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD), is retiring... READ MORE
NASA Johnson to Dedicate Building to Dorothy Vaughan, Women of Apollo
NASA Johnson to Dedicate Building to Dorothy Vaughan, Women of...
July 16, 2024
NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston will recognize legendary human computer Dorothy Vaughan and the women of Apollo with activities... READ MORE
Governor Moore Announces Impact of ‘Lady in the Lake’ Production Support for Local Businesses and Film Industry
Governor Moore Announces Impact of ‘Lady in the Lake’ Production...
July 9, 2024
Annapolis, MD – Governor Wes Moore today announced the impact of the upcoming limited series Lady in the Lake, which is... READ MORE
Governor Moore Announces $16.2 Million to Support Small Businesses and Community Revitalization Across Maryland
Governor Moore Announces $16.2 Million to Support Small Businesses and...
July 9, 2024
Annapolis, MD – Governor Wes Moore today announced that the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development has awarded more... READ MORE
Governor Moore Launches Maryland SUN Bucks Program to Help Families Buy Groceries During Summer
Governor Moore Launches Maryland SUN Bucks Program to Help Families...
July 2, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Wes Moore today announced the launch of Maryland SUN Bucks, a new program to help families buy... READ MORE
Governor Moore Announces Inaugural Meeting of Maryland Community Investment Corporation Board
Governor Moore Announces Inaugural Meeting of Maryland Community Investment Corporation...
July 2, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Wes Moore announced today the inaugural meeting of Maryland Community Investment Corporation Board, marking a significant... READ MORE
NASA Awards Support STEM Research at Minority Serving Institutions
NASA Awards Support STEM Research at Minority Serving Institutions
July 1, 2024
NASA has selected 23 minority-serving institutions to receive $1.2 million to grow their research and technology capabilities, collaborate on research... READ MORE
Calculating the Costs of the Governor’s Energy Order
Calculating the Costs of the Governor’s Energy Order
June 28, 2024
Governor Moore recently issued an executive order that will likely impact every facet of Marylanders’ lives. In 2022, the General... READ MORE
Governor Moore Announces Launch of Cannabis Workforce Development Program
Governor Moore Announces Launch of Cannabis Workforce Development Program
June 27, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Wes Moore today announced the launch of the Cannabis Workforce Development Program, the first workforce development initiative... READ MORE
Statement from Attorney General Brown on U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory on Firearm Violence
Statement from Attorney General Brown on U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory...
June 26, 2024
BALTIMORE, MD – In response to today’s Advisory on Firearm Violence issued by U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy, declaring firearm... READ MORE

Chamber News

The Disability Community: Opportunities, Barriers, and Success Stories on “Education is Everybody’s Business”
The Disability Community: Opportunities, Barriers, and Success Stories on “Education...
July 16, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce – Education Committee Network’s PAC-14 / YouTube TV Show entitled “Education is Everybody’s Business”... READ MORE
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce to Host 2024 Golf Classic
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce to Host 2024 Golf Classic
July 12, 2024
Salisbury, MD – The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce 2024 Golf Classic, presented by Spicer Bros. Construction, will be held... READ MORE
Office of Comptroller Launches Secure Portal to Report Suspected Business Tax Fraud
Office of Comptroller Launches Secure Portal to Report Suspected Business...
July 12, 2024
The Maryland Office of the Comptroller in late June announced a new portal that Marylanders can use to make reports... READ MORE
Governor Moore Pitches $148.6m in Budget Cuts, Shifting Funds to Health Care, Child Care
Governor Moore Pitches $148.6m in Budget Cuts, Shifting Funds to...
July 12, 2024
Governor Moore on Wednesday proposed cutting just under $150 million in state funds scheduled to go to a wide range... READ MORE
Federal Judge Sides With Maryland in Digital Ad Tax Dispute, State Challenge Remains Pending
Federal Judge Sides With Maryland in Digital Ad Tax Dispute,...
July 12, 2024
A federal judge has sided with Maryland in a dispute over the state’s digital advertising tax, dismissing a claim filed... READ MORE
Juicing is Losing. Check out Mind Body Changes!
Juicing is Losing. Check out Mind Body Changes!
July 11, 2024
The SACC is thrilled every time we can celebrate the ribbon cutting of a new store in our community. On... READ MORE
The SACC and Dorchester Chamber to Hold 8th Annual Joint Chamber Mixer
The SACC and Dorchester Chamber to Hold 8th Annual Joint...
July 5, 2024
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce and Dorchester Chamber of Commerce invite members and soon-to-be members to the beautiful Layton’s Chance... READ MORE
Let’s Give a Warm Welcome to Wicomico County New Teachers!
Let’s Give a Warm Welcome to Wicomico County New Teachers!
July 5, 2024
Salisbury, MD – As the 2024-2025 school year approaches, new teachers are set to join Wicomico County. Relocating to a new... READ MORE
The SACC Presents an Amazing Trip to the French Riviera!
The SACC Presents an Amazing Trip to the French Riviera!
July 2, 2024
Are you interested in traveling internationally but want to avoid the hassle of planning, scheduling, and booking a costly, unguided... READ MORE
Lower Shore Chambers of Commerce Gather for the 3rd Annual Lower Shore Summer Mixer
Lower Shore Chambers of Commerce Gather for the 3rd Annual...
June 28, 2024
On Tuesday, June 25th over 150 chamber members gathered at the beautiful Bordeleau Vineyard & Winery in Eden, MD for... READ MORE
Wingate by Wyndham Celebrates Renovation with a Ribbon Cutting
Wingate by Wyndham Celebrates Renovation with a Ribbon Cutting
June 19, 2024
The SACC and the business community were delighted to join on June 18, 2024, Nilesh Patel in the ribbon cutting... READ MORE
WCEF Hosts SACC’s June Business After Hours
WCEF Hosts SACC’s June Business After Hours
June 18, 2024
The Wicomico County Education Foundation (WCEF) was delighted to host on June 13th SACC’s June Business After Hours at the new... READ MORE

Community News

Salisbury Zoo Launches New Slate of Events
Salisbury Zoo Launches New Slate of Events
July 17, 2024
SALISBURY, Md. – The Salisbury Zoo offers a new slate of events this summer that are fun for the whole family.... READ MORE
Bring Your Own Pool Party at Poplar Hill Mansion is Saturday
Bring Your Own Pool Party at Poplar Hill Mansion is...
July 16, 2024
SALISBURY, Md. – Make a splash at Poplar Hill Mansion’s first-ever Bring Your Own Pool Party, set for Saturday, July 20.... READ MORE
3rd Friday: Urban Artscapes is July 19
3rd Friday: Urban Artscapes is July 19
July 15, 2024
SALISBURY, Md. – Celebrate “Urban Artscapes” during July’s 3rd Friday event, which is set for July 19. Third Friday, a free arts... READ MORE
Three Impending Downtown Salisbury Businesses Awarded State Grant Funding
Three Impending Downtown Salisbury Businesses Awarded State Grant Funding
July 15, 2024
SALISBURY, Maryland — On July 9, Governor Wes Moore announced that several small businesses within the City of Salisbury will... READ MORE
Unity Thru Music Series Kicks Off Saturday
Unity Thru Music Series Kicks Off Saturday
July 12, 2024
SALISBURY, Md. – A new live music series kicks off in Downtown Salisbury this Saturday, July 13. Delmarvalous Americana Live presents... READ MORE
Thanking the June 2024 supporters of Brooke’s Toy Closet
Thanking the June 2024 supporters of Brooke’s Toy Closet
July 11, 2024
Salisbury, MD – The TidalHealth Foundation thanks the Eastern Shore of Maryland Sickle Cell Disease Association, Megan Stafford of 3... READ MORE
Downtown Parking Garage to Undergo Necessary Structural Maintenance and Repair
Downtown Parking Garage to Undergo Necessary Structural Maintenance and Repair
July 11, 2024
Salisbury, MD – Required maintenance and repair by a contractor has begun on the Circle Avenue Parking Garage which is... READ MORE
July 2024 Edition of the Salisbury Fire Department Newsletter From the Chief
July 2024 Edition of the Salisbury Fire Department Newsletter From...
July 9, 2024
Thank you for taking the time to read the first bi-annual newsletter for the Salisbury Fire Department (SFD) in several years.... READ MORE
Empowering Communities through Mentorship: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Eastern Shore Calls for Mentors
Empowering Communities through Mentorship: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the...
July 8, 2024
In an effort to support the positive development of young people in our community, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the... READ MORE
The SACC and Dorchester Chamber to Hold 8th Annual Joint Chamber Mixer
The SACC and Dorchester Chamber to Hold 8th Annual Joint...
July 5, 2024
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce and Dorchester Chamber of Commerce invite members and soon-to-be members to the beautiful Layton’s Chance... READ MORE
Atlantis Tattoo Fundraiser Raises $4,701 for the Salisbury Zoo
Atlantis Tattoo Fundraiser Raises $4,701 for the Salisbury Zoo
July 3, 2024
SALISBURY, MD – A recent flash tattoo fundraiser at Atlantis Tattoo & Art Gallery raised $4,701 for the Salisbury Zoo.... READ MORE
Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County Hosts Grand Opening
Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County Hosts Grand Opening
July 2, 2024
Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County (HFHWC) is hosting a grand opening event for the second ReStore location at105 N.... READ MORE