Posts Tagged ‘Reale Revival Brewing’

Haythe Named in Maryland’s Top 100

Posted on: Thursday, March 12th, 2015 @ 4:09 pm

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Congratulations to Keasha Haythe, director of Dorchester County Economic Development, and Nicole Robertson-Van Schaik, president of The Robertson Group, for winning spots in The Daily Record’s 2015 listing of Maryland’s Top 100 Women. Haythe was awarded 40 Under 40 in 2012, and Robertson-Van Schaik was a recipient of the 2014 Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award. …

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Dorchester to Attend Investment Summit

Posted on: Thursday, March 12th, 2015 @ 3:54 pm


The Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) Office will be attending the 2015 SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington D.C. this month.  To date, over 80 countries and 26 ambassadors, who will lead delegations of foreign investors, are registered to attend the summit.  DCED will have the chance to network with global investors.  Also in attendance will …

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Tech Company Opens in Cambridge

Posted on: Thursday, March 12th, 2015 @ 3:37 pm

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Group Z, Inc. recently opened its new principal office in downtown Cambridge. Group Z provides full system development life cycle (SDLC) services, with a core focus in application development and project management.  Additional services include hardware maintenance, network and help desk support. Customers and partners have relied on Group Z’s expertise and experience in delivering …

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Brief Economic Facts is Valuable Tool

Posted on: Thursday, March 12th, 2015 @ 3:20 pm

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Did you know that Dorchester County is one of the largest land/water mass counties in Maryland?  Have you ever wondered who the major employers are in the county or what the hourly-wage rates are for select occupations?  The newly updated Brief Economic Facts report created by the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) …

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New ENM Structural Welding Company

Posted on: Thursday, March 12th, 2015 @ 3:09 pm

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Dorchester County welcomes new business Aledak Metalwork’s, Inc.  They specialize in the fabrication of structural steel, steel erection, and other miscellaneous metals such as stairs and handrails.  Aledak is a minority-owned, full-service shop located in East New Market. Owners Stephanie and Donald D. Robbins have lived in Dorchester County all their lives and have 20 …

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New Grocery Store Open for Business

Posted on: Monday, February 23rd, 2015 @ 4:58 pm


Cambridge’s newest grocery store opened for business on February 12, 2015. Carrying over 80 exclusive brands, Save-A-Lot focuses on price, convenience and quality. There are more than 1,300 stores serviced by 16 distribution centers nationwide, making it the fifth largest grocery chain in the United States. Offering a 40 percent savings over conventional grocery stores, …

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Family Thrift Store Opens Opportunities

Posted on: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 @ 8:01 pm

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Learning to “Live Life Well” is their motto and changing lives is their goal.  Anchor Point, Inc. is dedicated to character building in the lives of young people and adults through workforce development and vocational training.  Anchor Point provides opportunities for mentoring, retreats for men and women in recovery, and, at the same time, shows …

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Dorchester Welcomes New Business

Posted on: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 @ 7:54 pm

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It’s been four months since new business Complementary and Alternative Medicine Formulas (CAMFormulas) moved into their space on Woods Road. The company is an online retailer of high-quality, healthcare practitioner grade products. CAMFormulas carries over 150 popular brands and over 9,000 individual products of vitamins, dietary supplements, cosmetics, skin care, health and other nutritional products. …

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Celebrating 45 Years in Business

Posted on: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 @ 7:35 pm

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Let the celebration begin! Customers are invited to join a celebration of 45 years in business on February 25, 2015, from 2 – 5 p.m. Enjoy cake and receive a celebration surprise! The Bay Country Shop’s monumental longevity illustrates the family’s commitment to their customers and their business since 1970. The Bay Country Shop features …

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All-Time High Four-Year Graduation Rate

Posted on: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 @ 7:27 pm


The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) announced an all-time high in the state’s four-year cohort graduation rate – 86.39%. We are very pleased to announce that the 2014 Dorchester County Public Schools’ (DCPS) four-year cohort high school graduation rate rose by 4.09 percentage points to a rate of 87.90 percent – or 1.51% above …

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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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