SCORE Mid-Shore Encourages Succession Planning For Any Small Business Owner

SCORE Mid-Shore Encourages Succession Planning For Any Small Business Owner

A Succession Plan is vital to ensuring the continued success of your business. Succession Plans transfer ownership, maintain your lifestyle in retirement, provide financially for heirs or prepare the business to address unexpected events. The Succession Plan is longevity insurance for the business you’ve worked so hard to build. There are four strategic steps to […]

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Other News: Value Added Producer Grants Available

USDA Rural Development State Director for Delaware and Maryland, Denise Lovelady, announced that the agency is now accepting applications for the Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG) program. Nationally, there is approximately $37 million available. Electronic applications must be submitted via Grants.gov by March 5, 2020 and paper applications must be received by March 10, 2020. For […]

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Talbot County Chamber of Commerce: Chairman Luncheon

Chamber Luncheon Recognizes Outgoing Board Members, Welcomes New Chairman The Talbot County Chamber of Commerce Annual Chairman’s Luncheon welcomed incoming Board of Directors Chairman Debbie Walsworth, and expressed appreciation to immediate past chairman Tracy Berrigan and outgoing board members. New board members include Reza Jafari, e-Development International and Jim Normandin, APG Media/Star Democrat Newspaper. Click […]

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Town of Easton: Town Works to Encourage Infill Development

The Easton Planning and Zoning Commission is continuing its effort to comprehensive review and update the Town of Easton Zoning Ordinance.  One of the principal objectives identified by the Commission in this effort is to strengthen the Ordinance with regards to how it encourages development in general in and around the Downtown, with a particular […]

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Field Notes February 2020

  Chesapeake Harvest would like to welcome Aleya Fraser as the Food safety educator/consultant. Aleya co-founded and ran a natural vegetable farm for the last 5-6 years and was the Program Manager for Future Harvest: CASA. Under the tutelage of food safety expert, Lindsay Gilmour and Elizabeth Beggins, former Production Manager of Chesapeake Harvest, Aleya […]

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Economic News: Talbot’s Housing Statistics for 2019

Thanks to regular reporting from Mid-Shore Board of REALTORS, we are able to provide some interesting housing statistics for 2019. “Comparing 2018 numbers to 2019, Talbot had an increase in the average sold price of the home by 10.9% and an increase of 12.8% of the median sold price. It took 17 fewer days on […]

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Upper Shore Workforce

The Upper Shore Workforce Investment Board is evaluated every quarter for its success in implementing United States Department of Labor job training grants. The USWIB makes data, plans, outcomes, and agreements available for public view on its website www.uswib.org. To see the USWIB’s most recent performance results, look at the column titled “US” at the […]

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