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SU Student Named Marshall Scholarship Finalist
SU Student Named Marshall Scholarship Finalist
November 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, MD—Salisbury University senior Jessica Pierce recently was named a finalist for the prestigious Marshall Scholarship. If selected, she would... READ MORE
HomeCentris Healthcare Announces New Location Serving Maryland’s Eastern Shore
HomeCentris Healthcare Announces New Location Serving Maryland’s Eastern Shore
November 23, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, Md. – Nov. 23, 2020 — HomeCentris Healthcare, LLC (“HHC”), Maryland’s leading provider of home care services, today announced... READ MORE
Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc. Receives AIA Chesapeake Bay Award for the Design of Rehoboth Beach City Hall
Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc. Receives AIA Chesapeake Bay Award...
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
The American Institute of Architects (AIA), Chesapeake Bay has recognized Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc., (DBF) with a Citation award... READ MORE
Revitalization on Tap as Salisbury Commercial Property Trades Hands
Revitalization on Tap as Salisbury Commercial Property Trades Hands
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, MARYLAND – November 24, 2020 – Principal Chris Davis and Advisor Meredith Mears recently collaborated to sell a commercial... READ MORE
SU Academic Programs Partner With ShoreCorps
SU Academic Programs Partner With ShoreCorps
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, MD—During the 2019-20 academic year, Salisbury University’s School of Social Work formed a pilot partnership with ShoreCorps, SU’s oldest... READ MORE
NAACP Wicomico County Branch Releases Election Results
NAACP Wicomico County Branch Releases Election Results
November 19, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
BRANCH ELECTION RESULTS for January 1, 2021- December 31, 2022” Salisbury, MD …The National Association for the Advancement of Colored... READ MORE
Wor-Wic Board Recognizes Scholarship Recipients
Wor-Wic Board Recognizes Scholarship Recipients
November 18, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
The board of trustees at Wor-Wic Community College recently recognized the recipients of scholarships awarded to local high school graduates.... READ MORE
Wicomico County Public Schools to Return to All Virtual Learning through Dec. 18 Due to Community Health Metrics
Wicomico County Public Schools to Return to All Virtual Learning...
November 18, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Due to concerning trends in community health metrics for COVID-19, Wicomico County Public Schools will return to all virtual learning... READ MORE
H.O.P.E. Temporarily Closes Due to Covid Exposure, Services Still Available
H.O.P.E. Temporarily Closes Due to Covid Exposure, Services Still Available
November 17, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Salisbury, MD – Help and Outreach Point of Entry, Inc., better known as H.O.P.E., provides a multitude of services for... READ MORE
Maryland Capital Enterprises Announces Winner of the 2020 MCE Palmer Gillis Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Maryland Capital Enterprises Announces Winner of the 2020 MCE Palmer...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Maryland Capital Enterprises is pleased to announce that Anthony Darby, Chief Executive Officer of Peninsula Wellness/Peninsula Alternative Health in Salisbury,... READ MORE
Help and Outreach Point of Entry (H.O.P.E.) Shares Annual Report Data
Help and Outreach Point of Entry (H.O.P.E.) Shares Annual Report...
November 13, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Salisbury, MD –  Despite the many challenges caused by the Covid pandemic, Help and Outreach Point of Entry, better known... READ MORE
3rd Friday Returns with Outdoor Shopping & Holiday Cheer | Nov 20, 2020
3rd Friday Returns with Outdoor Shopping & Holiday Cheer |...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Salisbury, MD:  November 20, 2020 is the next 3rd Friday in Downtown Salisbury, with another night of socially-distanced shopping.   November’s... READ MORE

Business News

Merritt Represents Local Client in Purchase of Western Shore Investment Property
Merritt Represents Local Client in Purchase of Western Shore Investment...
November 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, MARYLAND – November 24, 2020 – Advisor George Merritt recently participated in the sale of an investment property in... READ MORE
New technology helps campus keep up with the times
New technology helps campus keep up with the times
November 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
In conjunction with the introduction of new teaching modalities due to the coronavirus pandemic, Wor-Wic Community College introduced a variety... READ MORE
Wicomico County officials unveil plans for inclusive playground
Wicomico County officials unveil plans for inclusive playground
November 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, Md. – Wicomico County officials have unveiled plans to build an inclusive playground in Salisbury. On Friday, Nov. 20, a... READ MORE
HomeCentris Healthcare Announces New Location Serving Maryland’s Eastern Shore
HomeCentris Healthcare Announces New Location Serving Maryland’s Eastern Shore
November 23, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, Md. – Nov. 23, 2020 — HomeCentris Healthcare, LLC (“HHC”), Maryland’s leading provider of home care services, today announced... READ MORE
Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc. Receives AIA Chesapeake Bay Award for the Design of Rehoboth Beach City Hall
Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc. Receives AIA Chesapeake Bay Award...
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
The American Institute of Architects (AIA), Chesapeake Bay has recognized Davis, Bowen & Friedel, Inc., (DBF) with a Citation award... READ MORE
Revitalization on Tap as Salisbury Commercial Property Trades Hands
Revitalization on Tap as Salisbury Commercial Property Trades Hands
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, MARYLAND – November 24, 2020 – Principal Chris Davis and Advisor Meredith Mears recently collaborated to sell a commercial... READ MORE
SU Academic Programs Partner With ShoreCorps
SU Academic Programs Partner With ShoreCorps
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, MD—During the 2019-20 academic year, Salisbury University’s School of Social Work formed a pilot partnership with ShoreCorps, SU’s oldest... READ MORE
Join the Fight Against Taxes on Job Creators
Join the Fight Against Taxes on Job Creators
November 18, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Stop New Taxes on Maryland Employers At the end of the 2020 Maryland legislative session, the General Assembly passed a bill that... READ MORE
COVID-19 Accelerates Azure Adoption Among Telewire’s Customers
COVID-19 Accelerates Azure Adoption Among Telewire’s Customers
November 17, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Leading Managed Technology Services Provider (MTSP) Reports on Spike in Cloud Demand from Small to Mid-Sized Businesses (SMBs) SALISBURY, MD... READ MORE
Maryland Capital Enterprises Announces Winner of the 2020 MCE Palmer Gillis Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Maryland Capital Enterprises Announces Winner of the 2020 MCE Palmer...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Maryland Capital Enterprises is pleased to announce that Anthony Darby, Chief Executive Officer of Peninsula Wellness/Peninsula Alternative Health in Salisbury,... READ MORE
SWED To Open Restaurant Relief Grant Fund For Wicomico Restaurants Impacted By COVID-19
SWED To Open Restaurant Relief Grant Fund For Wicomico Restaurants...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
SALISBURY, MD (November 12, 2020) – Beginning Monday, November 16, 2020, Salisbury-Wicomico Economic Development, Inc. (SWED) will begin accepting applications... READ MORE
Action Alert: Stop New Taxes on Maryland’s Job Creators
Action Alert: Stop New Taxes on Maryland’s Job Creators
November 13, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Take Action to Stop New Taxes on Maryland Employers At the end of the 2020 Maryland legislative session, the General... READ MORE

Chamber News

Acting Wicomico County Executive John Psota Addresses SACC Members at General Membership Luncheon
Acting Wicomico County Executive John Psota Addresses SACC Members at...
November 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Acting Wicomico County Executive John Psota was the featured speaker at the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce’s November 19 General... READ MORE
RESCHEDULED: Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce To Host 33rd Southern Delmarva Economic Forecast
RESCHEDULED: Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce To Host 33rd Southern...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
RESCHEDULED The 33rd Annual Southern Delmarva Economic Forecast has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 28, 2021, beginning at 7:30 AM,... READ MORE
Ten Reasons to Invest in the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce
Ten Reasons to Invest in the Salisbury Area Chamber of...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
By Cathy Diekmann Founded in 1920, the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce (SACC) is the voice and resource for business,... READ MORE
SACC Hosts Mayors of Delmarva Luncheon   
SACC Hosts Mayors of Delmarva Luncheon  
October 16, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce (SACC) hosted six mayors from Delmarva at the October General Membership Luncheon on October... READ MORE
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce and Wicomico County Tourism Host Annual Awards Luncheon
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce and Wicomico County Tourism Host...
October 5, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
On October 1, 2020, The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated business and organizational excellence at the 100th Annual Awards... READ MORE
SACC Fourth Annual Golf Classic Largest To Date
SACC Fourth Annual Golf Classic Largest To Date
October 2, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
The Fourth Annual Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic featured 132 players, the largest Golf Classic to date. This... READ MORE
Barefoot Baby Boutique is a Local Resource for New Parents
Barefoot Baby Boutique is a Local Resource for New Parents
September 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Step into the Barefoot Baby Boutique on South Salisbury Boulevard in Salisbury, and you will behold a treasure trove of... READ MORE
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hosts September General Membership Luncheon.
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hosts September General Membership Luncheon.
September 21, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
On September 17, 2020, more than fifty attended the SACC September General Membership Luncheon on the campus of the University... READ MORE
What’s “Magical” about the Eastern Shore
What’s “Magical” about the Eastern Shore
September 11, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
By Cathy Diekmann Undeterred by the threat of rain and a country-side drive from Salisbury, members of the Salisbury Area... READ MORE
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce to Host 2020 Annual Awards Luncheon
Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce to Host 2020 Annual Awards...
September 8, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
On October 1, 2020 at 11:30 AM, the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce will celebrate business and organizational excellence at... READ MORE
Maryland Chamber of Commerce to Present Congressional Round Up – Sponsored by SACC
Maryland Chamber of Commerce to Present Congressional Round Up –...
August 21, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Powerhouse policy briefings from Maryland Congressional Delegation and U.S. Chamber of Commerce leaders on tap at virtual event on Sept.... READ MORE
SACC and the Lower Shore American Job Center to Host Annual Job and Career Fair
SACC and the Lower Shore American Job Center to Host...
August 20, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Salisbury, MD – August 8, 2020 – The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce and the Lower Shore American Job Center... READ MORE

Community News

SU Student Named Marshall Scholarship Finalist
SU Student Named Marshall Scholarship Finalist
November 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, MD—Salisbury University senior Jessica Pierce recently was named a finalist for the prestigious Marshall Scholarship. If selected, she would... READ MORE
Wicomico County officials unveil plans for inclusive playground
Wicomico County officials unveil plans for inclusive playground
November 24, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, Md. – Wicomico County officials have unveiled plans to build an inclusive playground in Salisbury. On Friday, Nov. 20, a... READ MORE
Wor-Wic Board Recognizes Scholarship Recipients
Wor-Wic Board Recognizes Scholarship Recipients
November 18, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
The board of trustees at Wor-Wic Community College recently recognized the recipients of scholarships awarded to local high school graduates.... READ MORE
Wicomico County Public Schools to Return to All Virtual Learning through Dec. 18 Due to Community Health Metrics
Wicomico County Public Schools to Return to All Virtual Learning...
November 18, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Due to concerning trends in community health metrics for COVID-19, Wicomico County Public Schools will return to all virtual learning... READ MORE
Canter Joins Wor-Wic
Canter Joins Wor-Wic
November 18, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Wor-Wic Community College recently welcomed Miranda Canter of Fruitland as a part-time academic advisor. She holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from... READ MORE
H.O.P.E. Temporarily Closes Due to Covid Exposure, Services Still Available
H.O.P.E. Temporarily Closes Due to Covid Exposure, Services Still Available
November 17, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Salisbury, MD – Help and Outreach Point of Entry, Inc., better known as H.O.P.E., provides a multitude of services for... READ MORE
Boy Scout Troop 225 Completes a Service Project at Assateague Island National Seashore
Boy Scout Troop 225 Completes a Service Project at Assateague...
November 17, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Boy Scout Troop 225 from Berlin/Ocean City completed a service project at Assateague Island National Seashore last Friday, November 13th... READ MORE
Wormack Named New SU Vice President of Administration and Finance
Wormack Named New SU Vice President of Administration and Finance
November 17, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, MD—Salisbury University has announced Dr. Janet Wormack as its new vice president of administration and finance, effective Friday, January... READ MORE
Bergen-Aurand Joins Wor-Wic
Bergen-Aurand Joins Wor-Wic
November 17, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Wor-Wic Community College recently welcomed Anne E. Bergen-Aurand of Salisbury as a part-time academic advisor. She holds a bachelor’s degree from... READ MORE
Adult Coed Volleyball League Open For Registration
Adult Coed Volleyball League Open For Registration
November 17, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
SALISBURY, Md. – Wicomico County Recreation & Parks’ adult coed volleyball league is back for another season. The league is for... READ MORE
Help and Outreach Point of Entry (H.O.P.E.) Shares Annual Report Data
Help and Outreach Point of Entry (H.O.P.E.) Shares Annual Report...
November 13, 2020 | Ivan Chikhale
Salisbury, MD –  Despite the many challenges caused by the Covid pandemic, Help and Outreach Point of Entry, better known... READ MORE
3rd Friday Returns with Outdoor Shopping & Holiday Cheer | Nov 20, 2020
3rd Friday Returns with Outdoor Shopping & Holiday Cheer |...
November 13, 2020 | Cindy Chambers
Salisbury, MD:  November 20, 2020 is the next 3rd Friday in Downtown Salisbury, with another night of socially-distanced shopping.   November’s... READ MORE