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Economic News

While fifty-five million people live in rural U.S., it is often challenging to sift through the National news to find the news that fits the Town of Easton.  The Center for Rural Strategies addresses that issue through its dailyyonder.org multimedia news site.  Check it out, and while you are at it, take the annual “Save […]

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Freedom Rowers Completes a Winning Spring Season.

Easton, MD – Freedom Rowers recently concluded their spring season by celebrating the team’s many accomplishments on the water and saying goodbye to their departing seniors. “It seems like we just got ourselves onto the water in the cold and wind of March, and here we are sending our kids off to summer break and colleges” […]

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Proposed Boathouse Plans Unveiled

At a recent meeting of the Town Council, Mitch Hager presented architectural design plans for the proposed Easton Point Boathouse at the Evergreen site. Hager was first approached by a group from Evergreen, to help in the redevelopment after seeing his other project on the Tred Avon. After months of meetings, which included examining the […]

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Town of Easton

To improve the accessibility of Town Hall for its citizens, the Town of Easton has been diligently working towards a significant reconfiguration of the entrance and the interior customer service and office areas.  With the blessing of the Historic District Commission and skilled assistance from the Department of Public Works, the exterior improvements will include […]

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Workforce Inclusion – “When announced at Davos, business leaders Listen.”

In January 2019, a momentous discussion happened at the World Economic Forum’s annual summit, commonly referred to as Davos. “The Valuable 500” initiative was launched to spotlight the contributions people with disabilities have had to the business world, and to encourage leading companies to take the helm in spearheading inclusive hiring practices. One of the […]

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M&T Bank Sponsors SCORE Mid-Shore

M&T Bank presented SCORE Mid-Shore with a charitable contribution for $2,000 on Friday April 19, 2019 at the bank’s Easton branch on Glebe Road in Talbot County.  Located in Easton, SCORE Mid- Shore provides free mentoring and business advice to entrepreneurs interested in starting a new business and/or growing a small business. SCORE mentors also […]

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2019 Free Enterprise Workshop Program

Over the past four months, nineteen area educators from Talbot County Public Schools, Caroline County Public Schools and Saints Peter & Paul School joined with Talbot Chamber President & CEO Al Silverstein in visiting Chesapeake College, The Inn at Perry Cabin, Agriculture Agencies, Star Democrat, Avon Dixon Agency, Easton Utilities, Easton Airport, and Phillips Wharf […]

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Public Access to Waterfront Property in Easton

On August 2018, the Town of Easton submitted a grant application from Community Parks and Playgrounds Program in the amount of $200,000 for the development of Easton Point Park. The proposed park has been tagged as a way to add needed green space, while also reconnecting Easton to its waterfront heritage. Since most of the […]

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Easton Ranked by Kiplinger

Easton was recently ranked 10th out of small towns and cities in millionaires by Kiplinger.  “Maryland has the fourth-most millionaires per capita of any state in the U.S., according to Phoenix Marketing International. The downside? Maryland is one of Kiplinger’s 10 least tax-friendly states.” https://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/investing/T006-S001-25-small-towns-with-big-millionaire-populations/index.html

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NOAA’s Tred Avon River Ecological Assessment

NOAA’s National Ocean Service is pleased to share the conclusions of the Tred Avon River ecological assessment report in relation to Easton Point. The study, which analyzed the impacts of land use on the condition of the aquatic ecosystem in the Tred Avon River, was conducted over the period 2015-2017 in support of NOAA’s Choptank […]

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