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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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Company Highlights Benefits of Doing Business in County

Posted on: Friday, October 17th, 2014 @ 4:30 pm

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Located in Hurlock, Maryland, Win Transport Inc. specializes in the delivery of frozen foods and frozen seafood. Win Transport focuses on Less than Truckload (LTL) deliveries but has a department that handles full truckloads. Providing services in all 48 continental states, but mainly working out of Los Angeles, California, and Miami, Florida, their professional independent …

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Cybersecurity Fund Available for MD Businesses

Posted on: Friday, October 17th, 2014 @ 4:14 pm

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The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) recently announced it received funding from the state to support its new Cybersecurity Investment Fund (CIF). The fund is the first of its type in Maryland and will provide investments of up to $100,000 to assist businesses to develop and commercialize new cybersecurity products. The close proximity to federal …

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DCED Prepares for Economic Development Week

Posted on: Friday, October 17th, 2014 @ 3:40 pm


The Dorchester County Council signed a proclamation affirming the week of October 27 – October 31, 2014, as Economic Development Week. Economic growth and stability affects all regions and jurisdictions of Maryland, and Dorchester County is an important component of the state’s economic success. The Dorchester County Economic Development Office will highlight those successes by …

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Eastern Shore Business Competition

Posted on: Friday, October 17th, 2014 @ 3:28 pm

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The Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center (ESEC), Rural Maryland Council (RMC), and Maryland Capital Enterprises(MCE) have joined together to offer the Third Annual Eastern Shore Business Competition. According to their website, the purpose of the competition is to promote and encourage the start-up of new businesses and in turn the creation of new jobs on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The …

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$13M GEAR UP Grant for Education

Posted on: Friday, October 17th, 2014 @ 2:06 pm


The US Department of Education awarded Maryland a six-year, $13 million federal grant to prepare, support and follow at-risk students from middle school to high school. Maryland was one of ten states that received the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant. Dr. Henry V. Wagner, Jr., Ed.D. Superintendent of Dorchester …

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