Posts Tagged ‘Reale Revival Brewing’

Local Seafood Business Uses Facebook to Reach Thousands

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 7:32 pm

Lindys Seafood

Lindy’s Seafood, a family owned and operated business located in Woolford, MD, offers crabs, shrimp, oysters and more. In business for 40 years, Lindy’s Seafood seasonally employs 50 people. Staying current with marketing and advertising trends, Lindy’s Seafood started a Facebook page promoting contests furthering their advertising reach within the county and state. Aubrey Vincent, …

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Local University Holds Business Competition

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 6:57 pm

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Salisbury University held its Annual Entrepreneurial Competition on April 11, 2014. Open to currently enrolled students, the business students started the day with the Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) poster competition. Fifteen winners were chosen to move to the next level where a Shark Tank competition was held called the Gull Cage. Four …

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Conference Theme: Research to Revenue

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 6:39 pm

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The 2014 Annual Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) Conference will be held at the Chesapeake Bay Hyatt Regency from April 27-30. The weekend long event will bring together Maryland’s economic development professionals to focus on this year’s theme Research to Revenue: Harnessing Maryland’s Intellectual Capital for Economic Growth. “I am excited MEDA has chosen to …

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Small Business Owner Refocuses on Expansion Efforts

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 4:29 pm

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Small business owner Nadine Clements developed all-natural creams that have been endorsed by celebrities and sold in major retail establishments. Nadine’s story is more than exciting. She traveled as an apprentice potter then spent time in Africa mastering her skill with African women. Learning to simplify and use wholesome ingredients, Nadina’s Crèmes preserve the planet …

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Dorchester County’s Alternative Agriculture Ranch

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 2:57 pm

SB Farms

Located in Hurlock, MD, SB Farms features Dorchester County’s only bison farm. Operated by the Edwards family, SB Farms includes a healthy heard of bison raised in a clean environment. The alternative agriculture ranch began in 1995 and continues to thrive. Selling directly to the community, as well as the farmer’s market and local restaurants, …

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Spocott Windmill Holds Earth Day Open House

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 1:51 pm

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Join the spring open house festivities on Earth Day this Saturday, April 19, 2014, at the Spocott Windmill Complex located in Lloyds on Route 343, seven miles outside of Cambridge. The windmill complex houses a nineteenth-century village featuring the Spocott Windmill, Castle Haven School House, Colonial Tenant Cottage, and Blacksmith Shop. The local destination serves …

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Dorchester Weaves World-Class Metal Mesh Fabrication Industry

Posted on: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 @ 1:31 pm

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Home to two globally recognized leaders in manufacturing, Dorchester County has pioneered the metal mesh industry for over a century. The county’s resiliency combined with its growth opportunity and its ever ready workforce has retained local manufacturers enabling them to grow and expand into high-tech frontrunners in the industry. Cambridge International and GKD-USA are part …

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Lively Arts Scene Draws Visitors & Residents

Posted on: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 @ 2:59 pm

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When Mickey Love arrived in Cambridge in 2007 to run the Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA), she saw firsthand how the beauty of the environment inspired people to create amazing art. As she rolled up her sleeves to join the board and staff to plan DCA’s expansion and relocation to the historic Nathan building, …

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Main Street Celebrates Annual Fundraiser

Posted on: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 @ 2:06 pm

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Cambridge Main Street will celebrate their annual fundraising event Spring Fling on March 29, 2014, from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. at the Dorchester Center for the Arts at 321 High Street. Music will be provided by legendary DC bluesman Jimmy Cole. Food will be prepared by Chef Patrick Fanning of The High Spot, and …

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District Affords Income Tax Savings For Artists

Posted on: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 @ 1:29 pm

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Story by Cambridge Economic Development Mural artist Michael Rosato planned to build a painting studio at his home near Cambridge. Then he discovered the tax benefits of creating artwork in the studio he now owns in the City’s Arts and Entertainment District. The lure of working from home was attractive, but Rosato could not ignore …

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Emily’s Produce Featured Nationally

Posted on: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 @ 7:24 pm

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During the off season, Emily’s Produce owners Paul and Kelly Jackson spend a week traveling to different agricultural sites attending seminars through the North American Farmers’ Direct Marketing Association (NAFDMA). The Jacksons were surprised to see their family farm featured at the convention in Kansas City, Mo, along with two other family farms from other …

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Slick’s Barbershop Opens Its Doors

Posted on: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 @ 7:17 pm

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Local resident and small business owner Amy Taylor recently opened her barbershop on 432 Race Street, Cambridge. Specializing in men’s barbering, the shop is open Tuesday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Call them for special appointment times. Slick’s offers coupons for $2.00 off …

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Recycling One Oyster Shell At A Time

Posted on: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 @ 5:40 pm

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The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) is a nonprofit dedicated to “Bringing back the Chesapeake Bay one oyster at a time.” The ORP implements several programs and projects around the bay to further its restoration efforts. The Shell Recycle Alliance (SRA), one of ORP’s programs, has hundreds of restaurants, caterers and seafood wholesalers helping restore the …

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Pretty Paws Grooming Business Is Booming

Posted on: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 @ 4:17 pm

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Laura’s Pretty Paws, a new full-service grooming business located in Cambridge, recently opened their doors to all dogs! The grand opening was a joint venture shared with the Dorchester County Economic Development Office. Dorchester County Economic Development and the Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center partnered to support the business with technical and financial assistance. Owner Laura King …

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Dragonfly Galleria’s Grand Opening Saturday, March 15

Posted on: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 @ 4:05 pm

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Dragonfly Galleria is having their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting this Saturday, March 15 at 10:00 a.m. Local resident and gallery owner Shelley Abbott has semi-retired from her long-time career as an artist of music and has created a retail museum showcase of artwork on Route 50. Abbott said, “There is no cost to experience our …

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Harriet Tubman Organization

Posted on: Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 @ 5:52 pm

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Director Donald Pinder and volunteer Bill Jarmon of the Dorchester Harriet Tubman Organization, located in Cambridge, have worked very hard along with many others to grow and nourish the educational tribute. Pinder and Jarmon have truly added to the local community by volunteering their own time to ensure the Harriet Tubman Museum and Education Center’s …

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Community Supports Love Letters to Elders

Posted on: Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 @ 5:26 pm

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Owner of Sur Jeudi, Ashley Banks opened her specialty children’s boutique on Poplar Street last November with the support of her husband Jamaal Washington. Since then, she has not only developed her retail store but has also used her store as a place for charitable giving. In December, she opened her doors as a drop …

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