New or Existing Business Focused Competition The Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center (ESEC) and Maryland Capital Enterprises have once again teamed up to sponsor the second annual Eastern Shore Business Plan Competition.  Open to new a…

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County Launches New Brand Marketing Campaign Marking the culmination of a comprehensive planning and creative process, Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) unveiled the county’s new brand marketing campaign “water moves us” …

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First County Profile Published by Newsmedia, a Partnership The Dorchester Banner will debut a new business development resource on October 31 with the release of Choose Dorchester: A Profile of a County on the Move. The Banne…

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Bowling Returns to Dorchester County Thanks to Cambridge entrepreneurs John and Monica Russell for returning bowling to Cambridge. The Russells – 18-year community residents who also own Russell Paving and Tire World – are the new owner…

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Oysters, Pit Beef, Music and More on Hoopers Island The Hoopers Island Aquaculture Company – producers of Dorchester's renowned Chesapeake Gold Oysters – will hold their second annual Oyster Fest on Saturday, October 26 to benefit the…

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Commercial Real Estate Movement in Dorchester County Commercial real estate interests in Dorchester County are beginning to see movement in the market.  According to realtor Valerie Powell Brown, with Charles C. Powell, Inc., there are c…

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The Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) office will hold its first ever Annual Dorchester County Small Business Awards Program to recognize excellence in job creation, community service, workforce development, and innovation in six categori…

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In recognition of Maryland Economic Development Week - September 30-October 4 - the Dorchester County Council today adopted a resolution highlighting investments in economic development partnerships that strengthen Dorchester’s competitiveness. To …

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