Posts Tagged ‘Reale Revival Brewing’

Local Firm Scores Editors’ Choice Award

Posted on: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 @ 6:42 pm


Local Metal Mesh Manufacturer Receives Best New Product of 2014 Recognition More than 50 years ago, a Cambridge, Maryland, company worked with renowned architectural firm Philip Johnson to design and install woven metal mesh for the elevators of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s landmark Seagram Building. In 2002, Cambridge Architectural was formed as a separate …

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MACo Conference Comes to Dorchester

Posted on: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 @ 6:40 pm


Maryland Association of Counties (MACo) Winter Conference was held at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina, January 7-9, 2015. Themed “The Road Ahead – New Leaders. New Partners. New Strategies,” the three-day conference included 20 educational sessions, 30 exhibitors, and countless networking opportunities. Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) partnered with MACo …

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NDMS Patriot’s Pen Winners

Posted on: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 @ 4:55 pm


North Dorchester Middle School (NDMS) social studies students in grades 6-8 participated in the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) 2014-2015 Patriot’s Pen essay contest. NDMS was sponsored locally by VFW Post 5246. This year’s theme was “Why I Appreciate America’s Veterans.” The school celebrated as VFW Post 5246 Essay Program Coordinator Ron James and VFW …

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Free Fiscal Fitness & HUBZone Workshops

Posted on: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 @ 8:48 pm

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A free Business Building Blocks workshop will be offered Wednesday, February 11, 2015, to assist business owners and entrepreneurs in understanding the health of their business through their financials. The Fiscal Fitness Workshop aims to provide individuals with a financial-wellness plan that includes money management and successful, proven strategies. Resolve to begin 2015 off right …

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Local Poultry Industry in National Rankings

Posted on: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 @ 7:11 pm


According to Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI), Maryland produced 305,200,000 meat chickens in 2013. Maryland is ranked 8th among the states for the number of meat chickens produced. The economic impact of animal agriculture on the Eastern Shore is very high. Bill Satterfield, executive director of DPI said, “A 2012 economic impact study for the …

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2nd Annual Awards Banquet Salutes Small Businesses

Posted on: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 @ 8:40 pm

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Eighty people gathered at the Dorchester Center for the Arts on Monday, December 8 for the 2014 Annual Dorchester County Small Business Awards.  Dorchester County Economic Development Director Keasha Haythe welcomed the guests and recognized the Dorchester County Council and awards committee for their commitment to small businesses. Haythe added, “A yearly spotlight on our …

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Manufacturing Survey Captures New Trends

Posted on: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 @ 8:35 pm


The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) recently released their Maryland Advanced Manufacturing Survey with a variety of valuable information.  The survey captures data that includes, but is not limited to, industry sectors, average yearly wages, workforce, supply chain, financing, etc.  Manufacturing has experienced numerous changes over past decades, but continues to be …

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Local Manufacturer Partners with Ukrainian Business

Posted on: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 @ 8:35 pm

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Looking for some new excitement, fun and adventure?Why not build your very own custom airplane!  B&B Sport Aviation (B&B) has been making that happen for over 28 years.  Located at the Cambridge-Dorchester Regional Airport, they offer sales and service including aircraft kits or ready-to-fly planes.  They have a top-rated builder-assist program and a 100% customer …

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Schools Participate in College Application Campaign

Posted on: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 @ 7:43 pm

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Cambridge-South Dorchester and North Dorchester High Schools participated in the Maryland College Application Campaign (MCAC) Pilot Program from November 11-14.  The goal was to increase the number of students applying to college early in their senior year, especially those from first-generation and college-bound students. Dr. Henry Wagner, Jr., Ed.D. Superintendent of Dorchester County Public Schools …

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Small Business Celebrates 10 Years

Posted on: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 @ 6:46 pm

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Located on Poplar Street in Cambridge, the Sunnyside Shop offers clothing, jewelry, art, unique gifts and much more.  Featuring fair trade, American-made, and environmentally conscious products, Sunnyside Shop’s core values are a reflection of owner Heidi Griebel’s commitment to sustainable business community. Sunnyside celebrated their 10th anniversary last month.  Working through past challenges associated with …

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DCED Presents Annual Report

Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 9:13 pm

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Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) completed its Fiscal Year 2014 Annual Report and presented it to the Dorchester County Council, and the public, on October 21, 2014.  The presentation highlighted achievements and initiatives throughout the fiscal year. Keasha Haythe, director of DCED, presented the annual report and shared a new marketing video.  Accessible on YouTube, …

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DCED Holds Business Appreciation Event

Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 9:00 pm

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Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) held a business appreciation event to honor businesses and business owners in Dorchester County during Economic Development Week.  Economic Development Week was celebrated state wide during the week of October 27 – October 31, 2014. DCED chose to celebrate by thanking local businesses for their hard work and commitment to …

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Much More Than a Furniture Store

Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 8:52 pm

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Liv Again, a furniture consignment store and art gallery, opened its doors in downtown Cambridge last summer.  Since then, Liv Again has hosted several events supporting the arts by bringing authors, musicians, artists, and much more at their High Street location. Focusing on re-purposed and up-cycled designs, Liv Again carries brand names, fair trade items, …

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Old Values and New Technology

Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 8:45 pm


Amick Farms is a fully integrated processor of chicken products located in Hurlock offering a diverse line of frozen and fresh chicken products.  Amick operates facilities in Maryland, Delaware and South Carolina, where the business is headquartered.  From its humble beginnings in 1941, Amick has incorporated old values and new technology to create a business …

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Business Wins 2014 MBE Award

Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 8:12 pm

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The Robertson Group, Inc. (RGP) is a firm focusing on administrative, logistics, and management services. Recently, RGP expanded to Dorchester County where President Nicole Robertson-Van Schaik plans to continue to grow her business. RGP has over 24 combined years of experience in multi-disciplined fields and stays current with leading trends in the field. Operating out …

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