Posts Tagged ‘Reale Revival Brewing’

Local Manufacturer Expands

Posted on: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 4:31 pm

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Egide, an international group specializing in the manufacturing of hermetic packages for sensitive electronic components, is pleased to announce the expansion of its manufacturing facility in Cambridge, Maryland with a $2.5 million investment in facilities and equipment.  The company, which has been in Dorchester County since 2000, currently employees 72 people in its Cambridge facility. …

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DCPS Volunteers Logged 10,342 Hours

Posted on: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 4:22 pm

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Dorchester County Public Schools would like to thank the Dorchester County community for contributing a total of 10,342 hours of documented volunteer time to schools and young people during the 2015-16 school year. This figure is an increase of more than double the previous year’s figure. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Henry V. Wagner, Jr. said, …

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Project Opportunity for Veterans

Posted on: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 3:50 pm

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Project Opportunity was founded by retired U.S. Army Master Sergeant Joe Giordano on the Eastern Shore of Maryland in 2010.  Since its inception in 2010, Project Opportunity has had a total of fifty three (53) veterans from all counties on the Eastern Shore of Maryland complete the course and move towards their dream of launching …

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Commerce Holds Networking Reception

Posted on: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 3:43 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office attended a networking reception hosted by the Maryland Department of Commerce in conjunction with the SelectUSA Investment Summit. The reception took place in Washington DC where summit attendees were invited to learn more about Maryland and all it offers new businesses. Maryland Department of Commerce’s Secretary Mike Gill, Deputy Secretary and …

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USDA Accepting Trade Mission Applications

Posted on: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 3:40 pm

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A trade mission to Hong Kong and Shanghai, China will take place September 7-15, 2016 led by Deputy Under Secretary Alexis Taylor. The mission is designed for women who are leaders in agriculture to create relationships with potential customers and trading partners.  The mission will also assist in gathering market intelligence and the development of …

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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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UPDATE: Eastern Shore Innovation Center

Posted on: Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 @ 2:45 pm

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UPDATE: The Eastern Shore Innovation Center (ESIC) opened four months ago and is now at 80 percent capacity. The following businesses have signed license agreements and are part of the growing innovative community at the Dorchester Regional Technology Park: Cambridge Federal, Mapping Technologies, Dalcom Engineering, Garvey Environmental, Quevera, F.L Holdings, Purdy Group, and Patrick’s Northeast …

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2016 Seniors Collect $5 Million in Scholarships

Posted on: Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 @ 2:45 pm

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For the second year in a row, Dorchester County Public School graduating seniors have garnered more than $5 Million in scholarships! To date, the combined total is $5,134,812 with more expected to be added to the tally. Sixty-four percent of the 266-member cohort will be attending a two or four-year institution of higher learning in …

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New Business Taking Off

Posted on: Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 @ 2:45 pm

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Cambridge Federal is a certified SBA HUBZone, a VA certified Veteran Owned Small Business and a MDoT certified Small Business Enterprise, located in the Eastern Shore Innovation Center in Cambridge, Maryland. Cambridge Federal serves government and commercial clients over five lines of business; Aeronautics, Business Consulting, Base Operations and Energy Efficiency, Information Technology and Investigation & Security. …

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Local Fabricator Expanding and Hiring

Posted on: Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 @ 2:44 pm

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Patriot Steel Fabrication, Inc. (PSFI) is a steel fabricator specializing in rails and stairs located in Cambridge, Maryland. PSFI is regionally focused on Washington DC, Baltimore, and the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware. However, they ship products nationwide via a common carrier. PSFI is able to assist General Contractors and the larger fabricators with their …

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Warwick Expands Services

Posted on: Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 @ 2:44 pm

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Warwick Fulfillment Solutions, located in Hurlock, recently expanded its service offering to include embroidery. This new in-house service came about to support the need of some of Warwick’s ecommerce apparel customers, namely Rachel Roy.com and Tuckernuck.com.  Warwick hired an in-house embroiderer and purchased a state of the art machine. Warwick offers the embroidery service to …

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55th Annual MEDA Conference Held at Hyatt

Posted on: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 @ 1:19 pm

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The 55th Annual Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) Conference was held at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina May 1-3, 2016.  Nearly 300 people were in attendance for the annual gathering.  The theme for the conference was The Economic Dynamics of Live, Work and Play. The conference focused on the requirements …

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SCORE Mentoring Workshop

Posted on: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 @ 1:19 pm

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The Eastern Shore Innovation Center hosted a start-up mentoring workshop for its tenants through SCORE. SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. Bud Cass, SCORE Chapter Leader and Ed French, SCORE Mentor, gave a presentation on the value the …

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DCPS Science Fair

Posted on: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 @ 1:18 pm

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Dorchester County families and Dorchester County Public School (DCPS) staff came together to celebrate students in grades 6, 7, & 8 for their accomplishments at the DCPS Science Fair and STEM Festival.  For the first time, a STEM Festival component was incorporated into the festivities; the STEM Festival event served as a kickoff to the …

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Ironman Races add $5.5M to Local Economy

Posted on: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 @ 1:18 pm

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SPECIAL by ANDREA VERNOT: IRONClub Maryland, the non-profit organization formed to support large-scale, high-impact endurance events in Dorchester County, today released the results of an economic impact report revealing that the 2015 IRONMAN races attracted 3,500 participants and generated almost $5.5 million for the region. The findings were announced at the Dorchester Visitors Center during …

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More than Meets the Eye

Posted on: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 @ 7:02 pm

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Focusing on re-purposed and up-cycled designs, Liv Again carries brand names, fair trade items, and home décor.  All items sold at Liv Again have a unique story and brings its own originality. Liv Again also features an open-space art gallery/bar on the second floor with pieces by original artists. The Art Bar is located on …

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