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An Investment in the Future

Posted on: Monday, April 13th, 2015 @ 6:12 pm

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This year’s Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) spring conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa & Marina on April 26 – 28, 2015.  The 2015 MEDA Annual Conference will bring together thoughtful and accomplished leaders for a provocative discussion about how to change the narrative for economic development deliverables …

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Entrepreneurs Only Free Workshop

Posted on: Monday, April 13th, 2015 @ 6:04 pm

TEDCO Squared

Join the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) on April 29 for an entrepreneurs only free workshop.  Learn how to prepare a powerful application for TEDCO’s Technology Commercialization Fund (TCF) and Cybersecurity Investment Fund (CIF) flagship funding programs. Last year, TEDCO announced it received funding from the state to support its new CIF program.  The fund …

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Resources for Small Business Owners

Posted on: Monday, April 13th, 2015 @ 5:44 pm

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Along with April comes tax deadlines. Complying with federal tax laws may seem overwhelming at times, but there are resources available for small business owners.  The IRS provides all types of information and even has a virtual workshop to help small business owners and the self-employed understand, and meet, their federal obligations. The information provided …

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SelectUSA Wrap Up

Posted on: Monday, April 13th, 2015 @ 5:35 pm

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Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) recently attended the second annual 2015 SelectUSA Investment Summit at the National Harbor in Prince George’s County, Md.  The sold-out summit brought investor delegations from all over the world, domestic and international businesses,global CEOs, senior U.S. leaders, and economic development organizations. At the trade show, economic development organizations shared ideas …

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Campaign Shows Face of Rural MD

Posted on: Monday, April 13th, 2015 @ 5:34 pm


The Rural Maryland Foundation’s purpose is to support efforts of citizens and governments to meet the economic and social needs of rural Maryland.  They recently traveled the state promoting their ASPIRE campaign and spent four days asking rural residents their aspirations for their communities.  The foundation made a short video from their unscripted responses and …

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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

Group Z

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

Brief Economic Facts, 2015

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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