Police briefs

Julie Nicole McCumbie

‘SCAM ALERT’ It has been recently reported to the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office that a number of local businesses in Dorchester County have received correspondence from unknown entities in reference to large amounts of U.S. currency which they could obtain through paying nominal amounts of money (processing fees). These correspondences have been received via fax, […]

Academy Art Museum displays students’ art

submitted to dorchester banner/amy steward Student work from Mid-Shore Student Art Exhibitions.

EASTON – The Academy Art Museum opened its 2019 Mid-Shore Student Art Exhibitions on Feb. 1. The annual Mid-Shore Student Art Exhibitions highlight the artistic talents of students in grades kindergarten through 12 from Talbot, Caroline, Dorchester, Queen Anne and Kent counties. As in past years, visitors can expect a variety of media, including painting, […]

UM Memorial Hospital Foundation holds annual event

EASTON — Appreciation was the theme of evening on Nov. 29, at Talbot Country Club, as University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation hosted its annual event for donors. Gathered for the occasion were donors and friends who supported various fundraising drives and events during the past year to benefit programs and services of UM Shore […]

Amanda Hahn joins UM CMG surgical care

EASTON – University of Maryland Community Medical Group (UM CMG), announces the addition of Easton-based surgeon Amanda S. Hahn, MD. Dr. Hahn’s subspecialties include general surgery and wound care. She is seeing patients at 500 Cadmus Lane in Easton, Suite 205. Patients may make an appointment with Dr. Hahn by calling 410-822-4553. UM CMG is […]

UM Shore Regional Health presents annual awards

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health recently honored a total of 256 team members as Service Award recipients at two events at The Milestone in Easton: a Service Awards Luncheon on Oct. 11 honoring those celebrating 10 or 15 years of employment with the regional health care network, and a Service Awards Dinner […]

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 […]