Emerging Agriculture Tour

The Dorchester County Economic Development office hosted a tour focused on the emerging cannabis industry and the traditional aspects of local agriculture.

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IRONCLUB Maryland

DORCHESTER BANNER -CAMBRIDGE — IRONClub Maryland – the advocacy organization founded in 2014 by Gerry Boyle and Amanda Fenstermaker to support IRONMAN endurance events in Dorchester County – announced the appointment of six new board members. They are: Dion Bank, Susan Banks, John Burtman, Jason Chance, Natalie Chabot and Emma Diaz. “We are excited to welcome this talented team of triathlon professionals, volunteers and advocates to IRONClub,” said Ms. Fenstermaker. “Each has been instrumental in making Dorchester one of the nation’s most highly respected and welcoming hosts for these prestigious races and we look forward to growing our base of loyal supporters with their leadership.” The nonprofit booster organization supports IRONMAN endurance events, promotes community and business involvement, and coordinates fundraising for the IRONMAN Maryland licensing fee. The $100,000 annual fee generates millions of dollars in economic impact for the region and results in direct spending at county retailers, restaurants, and service providers. The events have also produced significant community investments by the IRONMAN Foundation which has awarded numerous grants to Dorchester organizations including Dorchester County Public Schools and the Dorchester County Family YMCA. The six new members join Ms. Fenstermaker and the founding board: Bill Christopher, Tom Hutchinson, Sara …

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Join RAR Brewing and the DCA for a Fundraiser

Join RAR Brewing and the DCA for a fundraiser featuring exclusive pairings of craft beer with original art

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Freedom Wine Sales Double

Friends of Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center received the third donation from Layton’s Chance Vineyard & Winery.

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Shore Hatchery Entrepreneurship Competition

The Shore Hatchery entrepreneurship competition is quickly approaching!

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LWRC Receives 2019 Export Achievement Award

LWRC was presented with the Export Achievement Award for their global success in the marketplace.

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T’s Divine Sweets Starts Third Year

Downtown Cambridge business starts the third year. T's Divine Sweets & More, LLC, opened for business in March 2017.

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Marine Tech Training at Chesapeake College

In response to area employer demand, Chesapeake College is launching marine technician training.

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Opportunity Zones

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has developed the Opportunity Zone Information Exchange.

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Artists of the Main Street Gallery Present “REBOOT2”

Main Street Gallery presents REBOOT2 as a followup to their successful Reboot exhibit of 2018. Reboot2 runs from January 4 -February 24.

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