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Salisbury University Presents Entrepreneur, Philanthropist Dave Rommel With Honorary Doctorate
Salisbury University Presents Entrepreneur, Philanthropist Dave Rommel With Honorary Doctorate
May 24, 2024
SALISBURY, MD—Growing up in Salisbury, Dave Rommel attended elementary school at what was then Salisbury State College. Nearly six decades... READ MORE
Young Leadership Workshop Series – by SACC Young Professionals Leadership Committee & ESLI
Young Leadership Workshop Series – by SACC Young Professionals Leadership...
May 24, 2024
Did you know that every verbal communication you engage in is a presentation in one way or another?  As you... READ MORE
New Restaurants Added for the June 6 Taste of the Town with Delmarva Eats!
New Restaurants Added for the June 6 Taste of the...
May 24, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, Evolution Craft Brewing Company, and Southern Boys Concepts invite ALL Delmarva restaurants to participate in the... READ MORE
TidalHealth Announces Team Members of the Year
TidalHealth Announces Team Members of the Year
May 24, 2024
SALISBURY & SEAFORD — TidalHealth is pleased to announce the following four Team Members of the Year: TidalHealth Nanticoke’s 2023... READ MORE
Occupational Therapy Assistant Students Participate in Pinning and Awards Ceremony
Occupational Therapy Assistant Students Participate in Pinning and Awards Ceremony
May 24, 2024
Wor-Wic Community College graduated 10 occupational therapy assistant students in May. The department held an awards and recognition ceremony to... READ MORE
City of Salisbury Announces Schedule Changes Due to Memorial Day
City of Salisbury Announces Schedule Changes Due to Memorial Day
May 24, 2024
SALISBURY, MD — The City of Salisbury will observe Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, 2024, a day dedicated to... READ MORE
Deza Joins TidalHealth Neurosurgery
Deza Joins TidalHealth Neurosurgery
May 24, 2024
SALISBURY, MD — TidalHealth is pleased to welcome Maria “Patty” Deza, DNP, NP-BC, MSN, to TidalHealth Neurosurgery in Salisbury, Md.... READ MORE
Wicomico County Council Approves Library Lease for Schumaker Drive Property; First Step in Realizing Downtown Su Performing Arts Center
Wicomico County Council Approves Library Lease for Schumaker Drive Property;...
May 23, 2024
SALISBURY, MD—A plan for a new Salisbury University performing arts center in downtown Salisbury is moving forward following an overwhelmingly... READ MORE
Maryland Folk Festival Thanks Sponsors
Maryland Folk Festival Thanks Sponsors
May 23, 2024
SALISBURY, MD – The Maryland Folk Festival returns to Downtown Salisbury in just under four months, and the festival couldn’t... READ MORE
Lower Shore Black Professionals continue “Unveiling our Local Treasures” in May 2024
Lower Shore Black Professionals continue “Unveiling our Local Treasures” in...
May 23, 2024
The Lower Shore Black Professionals Alliance (LSBPA), co-founded with the Greater Salisbury Committee, continued their “Unveiling our Local Treasures” series with two... READ MORE
Marketing Council Honors Wor-Wic at National Conference
Marketing Council Honors Wor-Wic at National Conference
May 23, 2024
Wor-Wic Community College received a 2023 Paragon Award from the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR) at the... READ MORE
Wicomico County Health Department  Offers Mental Health First Aid Training  To Local Businesses
Wicomico County Health Department Offers Mental Health First Aid Training...
May 23, 2024
 Salisbury, MD In response to our nation’s mental health crisis, Wicomico County  Health Department will bring Mental Health First Aid... READ MORE

Business News

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
Maryland Capital Enterprises Announces April Business Classes
Maryland Capital Enterprises Announces April Business Classes
March 21, 2024
Salisbury, MD – Maryland Capital Enterprises (MCE) unveils its April 2024 class lineup, offering a series of no-cost webinars and... READ MORE
Job Fair to be Held April 4 at Wor-Wic
Job Fair to be Held April 4 at Wor-Wic
March 20, 2024
The public is invited to attend a free job fair being offered by the career services office at Wor-Wic Community... READ MORE
Taylor Bank Announces Opening of Loan Production Office in Salisbury, Maryland
Taylor Bank Announces Opening of Loan Production Office in Salisbury,...
March 13, 2024
Berlin, MD – Taylor Bank today announced that it has established a new Loan Production Office (LPO) in Salisbury, Maryland to... READ MORE
Olivia Dorman Joins TidalHealth Pulmonary in Salisbury
Olivia Dorman Joins TidalHealth Pulmonary in Salisbury
March 12, 2024
Salisbury, MD – TidalHealth is pleased to welcome Olivia Dorman, FNP-C, to TidalHealth Pulmonary in Salisbury, Md. Dorman received her bachelor’s... READ MORE
SVN | Miller Commercial Real Estate Holds Annual Company Update Breakfast
SVN | Miller Commercial Real Estate Holds Annual Company Update...
March 7, 2024
Salisbury, MD – Tim Robertson, Ryan Finnegan and Wesley Cox, CCIM were awarded SVN Miller Commercial Spotlight awards. Each recipient... READ MORE
Black Philanthropy Month Celebrated With Grants to Nonprofits
Black Philanthropy Month Celebrated With Grants to Nonprofits
February 16, 2024
Salisbury, MD — The Black Excellence Community Fund, which is a Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore Giving Circle, celebrated Black... READ MORE
Restaurant Workers, Owners Reopen Debate on Eliminating Maryland’s Tipped Wage
Restaurant Workers, Owners Reopen Debate on Eliminating Maryland’s Tipped Wage
February 12, 2024
Service workers and restaurant owners who say tipped employees have been left behind in Maryland’s recent minimum wage increase renewed... READ MORE

Government News

NASA Earns Best Place to Work in Government for 12 Straight Years
NASA Earns Best Place to Work in Government for 12...
May 20, 2024
NASA was named Thursday as the 2023 Best Place to Work in the Federal Government – large agency – for... READ MORE
NASA Awards Contracts for Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition Services
NASA Awards Contracts for Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition Services
May 20, 2024
NASA has selected four companies to provide spacecraft and related services, including acquiring spacecraft components and equipment, in support of... READ MORE
Governor Moore Signs Legislation to Make Maryland Safer
Governor Moore Signs Legislation to Make Maryland Safer
May 17, 2024
Annapolos, MD – Governor Wes Moore today presided over the fourth bill signing ceremony of 2024, which included bills under... READ MORE
Governor Moore Announces Maryland Meets 30% of State Land Conservation Goal Six Years Ahead of Schedule
Governor Moore Announces Maryland Meets 30% of State Land Conservation...
May 16, 2024
Annapolis, MD – Governor Wes Moore today announced that Maryland has achieved a milestone goal for land conservation required by... READ MORE
ICYMI: Governor Moore Visits Washington County, Tours Public Safety Center and Hagerstown Regional Airport, Attends Hagerstown Boxcars Game and Conair Distribution Center Ribbon Cutting
ICYMI: Governor Moore Visits Washington County, Tours Public Safety Center...
May 14, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Last week, Governor Wes Moore toured various locations in Washington County, reinforcing the Moore-Miller administration’s commitment to making... READ MORE
NASA Names First Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer
NASA Names First Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer
May 14, 2024
NASA Administrator Bill Nelson on Monday named David Salvagnini as the agency’s new chief artificial intelligence (AI) officer, effective immediately. The... READ MORE
Governor Moore Signs Legislation to Make Maryland More Competitive
Governor Moore Signs Legislation to Make Maryland More Competitive
May 13, 2024
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Wes Moore today presided over the third bill signing ceremony of 2024, which included three bills included... READ MORE
Maryland officials, legislators continue efforts to regulate earned wage access
Maryland officials, legislators continue efforts to regulate earned wage access
May 10, 2024
Maryland labor officials and legislators are seeking to regulate “earned wage access” products to better protect the hundreds of thousands... READ MORE
Maryland allocates record funds to child care, but for some families it still may not be enough
Maryland allocates record funds to child care, but for some...
May 10, 2024
According to the Maryland State Department of Education as of mid-March, more than 22,000 families were receiving financial assistance to... READ MORE
The Hell of Drug Pricing Boards
The Hell of Drug Pricing Boards
May 10, 2024
Let us talk government boards to set drug prices. Maryland established its first such board in 2019, and it recently... READ MORE
Former NASA Center Director, Scientist to Receive Presidential Medals
Former NASA Center Director, Scientist to Receive Presidential Medals
May 6, 2024
President Joe Biden will present Dr. Ellen Ochoa, former center director and astronaut at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in... READ MORE
NASA Technology Grants to Advance Moon to Mars Space Exploration
NASA Technology Grants to Advance Moon to Mars Space Exploration
May 2, 2024
NASA has awarded nearly $1.5 million to academic, non-profit, and business organizations to advance state-of-the-art technology that will play a... READ MORE

Chamber News

Education is Everybody’s Business: Apprenticeships on the Delmarva Peninsula
Education is Everybody’s Business: Apprenticeships on the Delmarva Peninsula
May 20, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce – Education Committee Network (SACC-EN) and the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES)... READ MORE
The SACC to Host General Membership Breakfast with Delmarva Law Enforcement Leaders Forum
The SACC to Host General Membership Breakfast with Delmarva Law...
May 17, 2024
The June General Membership Breakfast will be held on Wednesday, June 12, 2024, at 8:00 AM on the campus of... READ MORE
New Restaurants Added for the June 6 Taste of the Town with Delmarva Eats!
New Restaurants Added for the June 6 Taste of the...
May 17, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, Evolution Craft Brewing Company, and Southern Boys Concepts invite ALL Delmarva restaurants to participate in the... READ MORE
Delaware Secretary of Agriculture Address SACC Members
Delaware Secretary of Agriculture Address SACC Members
May 17, 2024
This month’s SACC General Membership Luncheon featured Delaware Secretary of Agriculture Michael Scuse. The May 16th luncheon was hosted by Adams Taphouse... READ MORE
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce Holds 5th Annual Ladies & Mixed Team 9 Hole Golf Challenge
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce Holds 5th Annual Ladies &...
May 17, 2024
Salisbury, MD – The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce held the 5th Annual Ladies and Mixed Team 9 Hole Golf Challenge... READ MORE
Maryland Chamber of Commerce Announces Board of Directors for 2024-2025
Maryland Chamber of Commerce Announces Board of Directors for 2024-2025
May 10, 2024
Annapolis, MD— The Maryland Chamber of Commerce today announced its newly elected Board of Directors for the 2024-2025 term, under... READ MORE
Chamber Hosts State of the Wicomico County Schools Luncheon
Chamber Hosts State of the Wicomico County Schools Luncheon
May 10, 2024
The SACC annual State of the Wicomico County Public Schools Luncheon, presented by First Shore Federal Savings and Loan Association,... READ MORE
Mayor Randy Taylor and the City of Salisbury Welcomes the SACC to New Headquarters
Mayor Randy Taylor and the City of Salisbury Welcomes the...
May 10, 2024
Chamber members, local elected officials, business, and organizational leaders gathered on Thursday, May 9, 2024, at the City of Salisbury... READ MORE
Delmarva Restaurants – Show Us What You Got! Join Us for Taste of the Town with Delmarva Eats!
Delmarva Restaurants – Show Us What You Got! Join Us...
May 10, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, Evolution Craft Brewing Company, and Southern Boys Concepts invite ALL Delmarva restaurants to participate in the... READ MORE
Tidemark Federal Credit Union Expands Presence in Salisbury With New Branch
Tidemark Federal Credit Union Expands Presence in Salisbury With New...
May 2, 2024
Tidemark Federal Credit Union celebrated a momentous occasion on May 1st, 2024, as it unveiled its newest branch located at 1305 S. Salisbury... READ MORE
Taylor Bank Cuts Ribbon To New Loan Production Office in Salisbury, Maryland
Taylor Bank Cuts Ribbon To New Loan Production Office in...
April 30, 2024
Berlin, MD – Taylor Bank, headquartered in Berlin, Maryland, celebrated the grand opening of its new Loan Production Office (LPO) with... 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

Community News

Maryland Folk Festival Thanks Sponsors
Maryland Folk Festival Thanks Sponsors
May 23, 2024
SALISBURY, MD – The Maryland Folk Festival returns to Downtown Salisbury in just under four months, and the festival couldn’t... READ MORE
Secretary Rai addresses Wor-Wic graduates
Secretary Rai addresses Wor-Wic graduates
May 10, 2024
During Wor-Wic Community College commencement ceremonies at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center in Salisbury, Dr. Sanjay Rai, secretary of... READ MORE
Delmarva Restaurants – Show Us What You Got! Join Us for Taste of the Town with Delmarva Eats!
Delmarva Restaurants – Show Us What You Got! Join Us...
May 10, 2024
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, Evolution Craft Brewing Company, and Southern Boys Concepts invite ALL Delmarva restaurants to participate in the... READ MORE
Rotary Club of Salisbury Golf Proceeds Distributed
Rotary Club of Salisbury Golf Proceeds Distributed
May 9, 2024
The Rotary Club of Salisbury is making $20,000 available to local non-profit community service organizations thanks to the success of... READ MORE
Salisbury Zoo 70th Anniversary Gala
Salisbury Zoo 70th Anniversary Gala
May 2, 2024
Please join the Salisbury Zoo as we prepare to celebrate a significant milestone — our 70th Anniversary Gala! The Salisbury... READ MORE
Playa Bowls Blood Drive, May 29th 12-5!
Playa Bowls Blood Drive, May 29th 12-5!
May 2, 2024
We are so grateful for the warm welcome this community has given us. We have been in the Clairmont shopping... READ MORE
Celebrating Civil Rights on the Shore
Celebrating Civil Rights on the Shore
April 30, 2024
The Beach to Bay Heritage Area will present their annual celebration, Civil Rights on the Shore: An Evening of History... READ MORE
Maryland Folk Festival Announces Second Round of Performers
Maryland Folk Festival Announces Second Round of Performers
April 30, 2024
Salisbury, MD – The Maryland Folk Festival will bring artists from all over the country to Downtown Salisbury for this year’s... READ MORE
Wor-Wic Selected for National Student Success Initiative
Wor-Wic Selected for National Student Success Initiative
April 30, 2024
Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury was recently named one of seven community colleges chosen from throughout the nation to participate... READ MORE
SU’s Annual Multicultural Festival April 30
SU’s Annual Multicultural Festival April 30
April 29, 2024
Salisbury, MD—Salisbury University holds its annual Multicultural Festival 3-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in the Wicomico Room of the Guerrieri... READ MORE
2024 State of the Wicomico County Schools
2024 State of the Wicomico County Schools
April 26, 2024
The 2024 State of the Wicomico County Public Schools Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at 11:30... READ MORE
YMCA of the Chesapeake Announces Changes to Leadership Team
YMCA of the Chesapeake Announces Changes to Leadership Team
April 23, 2024
The YMCA of the Chesapeake (YOC) announces changes to its leadership and the addition of a new position, Director of... READ MORE