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    Monday, August 13, 2018
    GRASONVILLE — The proceeds of a Sept. 29 walk and run hosted by the Island Athletic Club will benefit Compass Regional Hospice. The walk and run will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, and will begin at the Island Athletic Club, 448 Kent Narrow Way N., Grasonville.  Island Athletic Club owner John Murphy said, “Like many people I know, hospice became a part of my life when someone dear to me became ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    On Thursday, July 26, Haven Ministries opened Hope Warehouse, a new warehouse offering used appliances, furniture and building supplies for purchase in Queenstown. According to Krista Pettit, Executive Director of Haven Ministries, the sales of items at a reduced cost to the public will support Haven Ministries other ministries in the community, including its homeless shelter, food pantry, thrift ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    August…  Camp New Dawn — Saturday, Aug. 18, through Tuesday, Aug. 21, at Camp Pecometh, 136 Bookers Wharf Road, Centreville. A four-day, three-night grief retreat summer camp for children, teens and families, through Compass Regional Hospice. For more information or to register, contact Rhonda Knotts at 443-262-4109 or rknotts@compassregionalhospice.org.    September…  Volunteer Training ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    CENTREVILLE — Compass Regional Hospice recently hosted a fundraiser at Fisherman’s Crab Deck for Camp New Dawn, raising more than $8,000 for the four-day, three-night grief retreat for children, teens and families.   Camp New Dawn, an annual grief retreat summer camp offered through Compass Regional Hospice, still is accepting registration for its 24th season. The retreat is held each summer at ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    DENTON — Compass Regional Hospice and the Caroline Hospice Foundation have formalized a path forward to deliver hospice care and grief support services to residents in Caroline County. The organizations were joined in a recent meeting to discuss the future of hospice care in Caroline County by Del. Jeff Ghrist, R-36-Caroline; Caroline County Commissioners Larry Porter, Wilbur Levengood and Dan ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    CENTREVILLE — The entire staff of Compass Regional Hospice is the most recent recipient of the Fellows, Helfenbein and Newnam Hospice Caregivers Award. The staff was nominated by a patient’s family member to recognize their commitment to compassionate and personalized end-of-life care.   Fellows, Helfenbein and Newnam hosted a special recognition breakfast for the Compass Regional Hospice staff ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    CHESTER — During a recent expo and luncheon, Estate Treasures, an upscale resale shop in Chester, honored its volunteers who have met one-year, five-year, 10-year and 15-year milestones. Estate Treasures volunteers receiving their one-year volunteer milestone pins were Anne Stafford, Louise Ephraim, Mary Crafton, Vicky Poe, Emily Patten, Sandy Fox, Sharon Helsel and Anita Snyder. Estate ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, August 02, 2018
    CENTREVILLE — Sarah Severs, RN, CHPN, of Centreville has been promoted to clinical manager of the Hospice Center in Centreville for Compass Regional Hospice, which offers individuals, families and the community "Care on your terms" through comprehensive, professional and compassionate end-of-life care and grief support, serving Queen Anne’s, Kent and Caroline counties. As clinical manager of the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest, Community
    Thursday, August 02, 2018
    CHESTER — Estate Treasures, an upscale resale shop in Chester, will host an art auction to benefit Compass Regional Hospice from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at Cascia Vineyards, 1200 Thompson Creek Road, Stevensville. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Tickets are limited to this exclusive event, so purchase tickets soon. You can purchase tickets through Estate Treasures by ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    (Easton, MD) Mid-Shore Pro Bono (MSPB) is proud to host six interns this summer. Clarice Gardner, Ella Joshi, Hannah Mayhew, Hope Murphy, Shannon Rommel and Harry Snoots are working closely with the MSPB staff on a variety of projects to connect low-income individuals and families with legal assistance on the Eastern Shore.Photo Caption: 2018 Mid-Shore Pro Bono Interns: Hannah Mayhew, Harry Snoots ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    Press ReleaseQueenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. Announces First Half 2018 Financial Results   QUEENSTOWN, MD., July 27, 2018 / Company Release / -- Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. reported its consolidated financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2018.     Net income for the six months ended June 30, 2018 was $3.401 million, an increase of $756 thousand from the same period ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    On August 4 at 4 p.m., vocalist Jacob Ward of Stevensville will present a benefit concert for Haven Ministries, “A Celebration of Music with Jacob Ward and Friends,” at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Centreville, MD. Ward, who just graduated from Kent Island High School, will be attending Pace University in New York City in the fall, majoring in musical theatre.  For the past 2 years, he was a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    Deena Kilmon Leverages Eastern Shore Roots to Cultivate Philanthropic Partnerships To Benefit People with Development Disabilities Living and Working in Eastern Shore Communities  SEVERN, MD, (July 24, 2018) – The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc), a nonprofit committed to providing people with intellectual and development disabilities the opportunity to gain independence, today announced ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
      Fisherman’s Crab Deck3032 Kent Narrows Way S., Grasonville, Md.; 410-827-6666Watch boats glide by from the spacious deck of this newer Kent Narrows crabhouse. The indoor/outdoor restaurant perches right at dock level, with plenty of umbrellas for shade. Long picnic tables and portions are both group-friendly—we like rounding out a crab feast with buckets of steamed clams and baskets of anything ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    QUEENSTOWN, Md. (July 23, 2018) - Jessica Fox has joined Queenstown Bank as a Senior Vice President and Manager for Loan Administration. In addition to her nearly 22 years of loan administration and servicing experience, Jessica brings superior project management skills and industry knowledge to the Bank. Jessica has operated in both small community banks and regional banks and understand how to ...read more
    Categories: Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release, Chamber, Community, Economic
    Friday, July 20, 2018
    Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. Introduces New Logo and Tagline    QUEENSTOWN, Md. July 20, 2018 / Company Release / Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. and Queenstown Bank of Maryland introduces its new logo and tagline.  Queenstown Bank has been a fixture in the community for almost 119 years and over the past 20+ years has used a logo that celebrates its Eastern Shore heritage. Wanting ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research
    Friday, July 20, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                    Queenstown Bancorp Announces Dividend of $0.50 per Share  QUEENSTOWN, Md. (July 19, 2018) / Company Release / Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. is very pleased to announce that the Board of Directors at its Board meeting on July 18, 2018 declared a dividend of $0.50 per share payable on August 1, 2018 for shareholders of record as of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, July 19, 2018
    UNITED WAY OF QUEEN ANNE’S COUNTY ANNOUNCES NEW 2018-2019 OFFICERS  Sandra Early, Executive Director for the United Way of Queen Anne’s County is proud to announce its 2018-19 incoming officers on the Board of Directors.       Stephanie Tyler, Cash Management/Merchant Services Manager with Shore Bancshares will serve as the new President. Heather Bacher, Market Manager for the Commercial ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    Queenstown Bank Strengthens Lending Team  QUEENSTOWN, Md. (July 10, 2018) - Kathy Clark, Commercial Lender and Laurie Schnaitman, Regional Lender are now part of Queenstown Bank’s lending team.Kathy is Vice President and Senior Commercial Lender specializing in business development, portfolio management and business strategy. With her 36 years of experience she is well-versed in all lending ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                  Queenstown Bank and ICBA Offer Tips for Soon-to-Be GraduatesQUEENSTOWN, Md. (May 29, 2018) - As college students prepare to graduate and begin their professional careers, the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) and Queenstown Bank want to remind them of the importance of planting seeds for their financial future. “Graduation is ...read more
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    Friday, May 25, 2018
    June… Estate Treasures Spectacular Sunday Sale —Sunday, June 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Estate Treasures, 17 Kent Towne Market, Chester. Take an additional 10 percent off already low prices. There also will be a 50/50 raffle, door prizes and small gift drawings. Estate Treasures, an upscale resale shop, is an affiliate of Compass Regional Hospice. Proceeds will benefit the capital campaign of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    QUEENSTOWN, Md. (May 22, 2018) - The MBA’s Pay It Forward (Protect, Inform, Fix) Week is a week of service where bankers across the state unite in service to their communities. Bankers choose projects that will protect their customers from fraud, empower customers to make informed financial decisions, and/or remedy or fix problems in the community. Queenstown Bank employees participated by lending ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
    Monday, April 30, 2018
    Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results  QUEENSTOWN, Md., April 27, 2018 / Company Release / -- Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. reported its consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018.    Net income at the end of the first quarter of 2018 was $1.695 million, an increase of $428 thousand from the same period in 2017, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
    Tuesday, March 06, 2018
    CENTREVILLE – Joseph Cichocki, of the Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services, is reaching out to all county clubs, organizations, businesses and groups of any size to offer free emergency preparedness seminars.  “My primary goal as Emergency Management Associate is community outreach and educating the public on a wide variety of topics pertaining to emergency preparedness. In an ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, January 29, 2018
    Press ReleaseQueenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. Announces Year-End 2017 Financial Results   QUEENSTOWN, Md., January 29, 2018 / Company Release / Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. reported its consolidated financial results for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017.     Net income of $5.245 million included a charge of $400 thousand relating to the Tax Cut & Jobs Act (“Tax Act”) ...read more
    Thursday, November 16, 2017
    Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. Announces Dividend of $1.10 per Share  QUEENSTOWN, Md., November 16, 2017 / Company Release / Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. reports dividend of $1.10 per share.      Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc is very pleased to announce that, on November 8, 2017, the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $1.10 per share to stockholders of record as ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    QUEENSTOWN, Md., October 5, 2017 / Company Release / -- Queenstown Bancorp of Maryland, Inc. reported its consolidated financial results for the nine months ended September 30, 2017.  Net income increased $241 thousand to $4.1 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2017 from the same period in 2016.  Net interest income remained steady at $13.5 million for the first nine months of 2016 ...read more
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