Town Rallies Residents to Shop, Savor & Spend Local on 2nd Saturday With the holiday season around the corner, and the fourth annual Small Business Saturday ahead on November 30, Cambridge Mayor Victoria Jackson-Stanley and Cambridge C…

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Hurlock Mayor Joyce Spratt announced October 7, 2013 that Nanticoke Health Services signed a two-year lease with the Hurlock Medical Center to open physician offices at 302 Collins Street by the end of November. The announcement is welcome to town of…

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2013 Harvest, production and distribution best ever It’s been almost nine years since the Layton family first started planning for their now award-winning vineyard. Setting their sights on Maryland’s growing viticulture industr…

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DCED"s Haythe Praises Partnership County business leaders and elected officials joined Independent NewsMedia’s Publisher Daryl LaPrade, Advertising Director Dave Cannon, and Dorchester County Economic Development Director Keasha Haythe at the Hy…

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1.2 Billion Oysters Added to Bay in 2013 The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science's (UMCES) oyster culture facility at Horn Point and its partners produced more than 1.2 billion oysters during the 2013 production season…

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Rising Enrollment and 2014-20015 Brings New Programs Enrollment at the Dorchester Career and Technology Center (DCTC) is on the rise and with new programs slated for the 2014-2015 school year, Principal and County Career and Technology Education S…

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Growing Aquaculture Industry Set to Shatter Records by 2014 Ask the nation’s seafood lovers about where the best tasting oysters are found, and choices from Long Island, New England, Prince Edward Island, and the Pacific Northwest frequently com…

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Another New Business Opens in Cambridge the Month Inspired to provide a healthier alternative to Dorchester’s “fast food highway,” and meet the growing needs of people facing chronic dietary conditions, Chef Patrick Fanning will open Squoze …

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