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Because of Veterans

Posted on: Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 @ 4:54 pm

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Move over, J.K. Rowling! Michelle Gregori’s kindergarteners at Maple Elementary School are now published authors too, but their book is about real-life heroes. The class’s new book started as a Veteran’s Day project last November when Navy veteran Michael Nordstrom was invited to speak to the children about what it means to be a veteran.  …

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We Moved

Posted on: Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 @ 9:27 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office (DCED) recently announced its relocation to the Eastern Shore Innovation Center in the Dorchester Regional Technology Park.  The move was effective on February 5, 2016. Keasha Haythe, director of the DCED said, “We are excited to move into our new space that will provide the office and several other tenants …

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Abandoned Building Renovated

Posted on: Monday, February 8th, 2016 @ 8:53 pm

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The Dorchester County Career and Technology Center construction students recently volunteered to help renovate a vacant building in Vienna.  Students in Pete Pietras’s Carpentry class and Danny Insley’s Electricity class participated in the project. The abandoned building in Vienna was selected to be renovated for the town’s new Dorchester County Sheriff’s Substation. The Carpentry students were …

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DCED Property List

Posted on: Monday, February 8th, 2016 @ 8:47 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office (DCED) maintains a list of available land and commercial properties within the county. Office space, industrial facilities and warehouse spaces are available. The office continues to maintain a strategic partnership with the real estate community to assist in identifying property that meets the needs of businesses. The DCED offers …

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Robin Hood Shop Still Thriving

Posted on: Monday, February 8th, 2016 @ 8:45 pm

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The Robin Hood Shop thrift store opened in 1957 and generates revenue for the hospital auxiliary. Open six days a week the thrift shop has been a staple in the community for years. Income generated through the Robin Hood Shop and the Hospitality Shop has assisted in renovations, new equipment and services held at the …

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Small Business Expanding Operations

Posted on: Monday, February 8th, 2016 @ 7:40 pm

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Resource Asset Management Solutions LLC (RAMS) is a reliability and engineering solution provider for the utility industry with a field office located in Cambridge, MD.  The business opened in the summer of 2013 with nine employees and has expanded to approximately fifty full time employees since that time. RAMS is expanding its operations and focuses …

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New Technology Face Added to Campaign

Posted on: Thursday, January 7th, 2016 @ 7:22 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office welcomes Quevera as the new technology face in the water moves us branding campaign. Quevera, a software engineering company headquartered in Columbia, MD expanded to Cambridge and will move into the Eastern Shore Innovation Center this month. CEO Lee Simms added, “We are very excited to be part of …

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FABTECH wrap-up

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 @ 8:46 pm

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Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) recently attended the 2015 FABTECH Trade show at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. FABTECH is North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, and finishing event. DCED shared a booth with the Maryland Department of Commerce, combining efforts to attract companies.  Four leads were developed and since then, Dorchester County has been …

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Lots Available

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 @ 8:43 pm

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The Dorchester Regional Technology Park is a full service park offering water, sewer, and fiber connection for tenants. The 113 acre park is conveniently located directly across from the Cambridge -Dorchester Regional Airport. Lots range in size from 4-5 acres with a starting price of $65,000 per acre. Lot 3 is home to the Eastern …

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Incubator Manager Hired

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 @ 8:29 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office is pleased to welcome Steve Dolbow, the new manager of the Eastern Shore Innovation Center. As manager, Dolbow is responsible for developing programs and managing the business incubator located within the Dorchester Regional Technology Park. In addition, he is responsible for managing the “innovation network” for Dorchester County and …

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