Outpatient Palliative Care Program launched

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s Palliative Care Program provides support to individuals living with chronic, life-limiting illnesses by helping them to manage complex pain and other symptoms, maintain their functional status for as long as possible and enhance their quality of life. Offered since 2014 to patients in University of Maryland Shore […]

UM Diabetes Center to mark 10th Anniversary

EASTON — The University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology will celebrate its 10th year of service as part of UM Shore Regional Health with an open house on Nov. 16, 1:30 to 3:30 pm., in the Nick Rajacich Health Education Center at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton. The anniversary celebration will provide […]

Habitat Choptank ReStore celebrating eight years

EASTON — The Habitat for Humanity Choptank ReStore, located at 8610 Commerce Drive in Easton, just off the bypass near Target, is preparing to celebrate its eighth anniversary with an open house on Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Shoppers and donors will enjoy food, special discounts on a wide variety of merchandise, […]

Certificate of need filed for new hospital in Easton

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health (UM SRH) filed a Certificate of Need application this month for the hospital that will replace and relocate Shore Medical Center at Easton. The application was filed with the Maryland Health Care Commission on Sept. 7 and is being reviewed for completeness before being docketed for formal […]

Kelly Distributors supports local craft breweries

EASTON — America’s independent beer distributors are small businesses that deliver beer to store shelves and restaurants in communities across the country. They help brewers of all sizes and from all over the world to grow by bringing their product to retailers, who can provide consumers with unprecedented choice and variety, especially as new craft […]

Warfield is finalist for Md. Teacher of the Year

BALTIMORE – Dr. Karen Salmon, state superintendent of Schools, Aug. 31 announced the names of seven finalists for 2018-2019 Maryland Teacher of the Year. “Maryland’s teachers play a vital role in the lives of our students—educating, encouraging, and inspiring the leaders of tomorrow,” said Governor Larry Hogan. “Being chosen as a Teacher of the Year […]

Kick Up Your Heels Hospice 5K run

EASTON – Community support is always important for those in need, maybe most of all as they near the end of life. On Sept. 22, the Festival of Trees will begin a new fund-raising event for Talbot County Hospice. The Kick Up Your Heels 5 kilometer run will raise money and awareness for the group’s […]

Capt. John P. Eckardt USN to speak Sept. 11

EASTON — The Navy League Eastern Shore Council (NL ESC) proudly presents Capt. John P. Eckardt USN (Ret.) as the Navy League Keynote Speaker on Sept. 11, at the Talbot Country Club. Capt. Eckardt will speak on “The Price of Our National Defense.” He graduated from Cambridge-South Dorchester High School (1985) and the U.S. Naval […]

Four young ladies introduced to society

EASTON — On June 2, four young ladies of the Mid-Shore area donned beautiful white gowns and bright smiles as they were introduced to society during the second Pearls of the Eastern Shore Debutante Cotillion sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Theta Omega chapter. • Kalyn Marie Hopkins, a 2018 graduate of Colonel […]

Ham radio operators practice and compete

CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Easton Amateur Radio Society (EARS) sponsored Emergency Preparedness Day on Friday in Great Marsh Park. The ham radio operators – more on that “ham” later – were set up and ready to go by 2 p.m., when they began to take part in a 24-hour Field Day exercise, organized annually […]