Category: Covid-19

Nov 16
Inclusive Grants for Small Businesses

As small businesses continue to feel the impact of the pandemic, many still need support keep their doors open. To back underrepresented small business owners as they navigate the pandemic and plan for long-term success and resilience, American Express is partnering with Main Street America to launch a $1.65M year-round grant program called Inclusive Backing. More than 250 grants of $5,000 […]

Oct 11
Avalon Foundation announces the Stoltz Pavilion, Easton’s newest venue

Like every music venue across the world, the Avalon Foundation has struggled to find ways to present live music during the COVID pandemic. Since news broke in March, the Avalon Foundation has been committed to the safety and well-being of the community that it serves. Even today, when it could have audiences of up to 100 people […]

Sep 08
Celebration hotel package from The Tidewater inn

The Tidewater Inn Did you miss a planned celebration or milestone because of quarantine? It’s not too late to celebrate! We invite you to celebrate with our Belated Celebrations hotel package. This package includes Overnight Accommodations for Two, One Room Category Upgrade (at time of booking), Welcome Amenity of Sparkling Wine & Assorted French Macarons […]

Sep 08
Silver Linings Labor Day weekend sale ends tonight

Silver Linings Friendly reminder that our special Just Because Labor Day weekend sale ends tonight! This is your chance to purchase up to four specially selected items at great discounts, like our highly-popular Seafood Spice Necklace! See our home page for details at Free shipping and free gift wrapping!

Sep 02
MRA Needs Your Input

The State legislature has asked MRA to provide a list of top issues facing the retail business community as we continue to navigate the realities of COVID-19 and to prepare for the “next normal”. Thank you to everyone who has already shared your experiences and struggles with us.We will be bringing the following topics to […]

Sep 01
Bi-Weekly Private-Sector Call

The next Private Sector Call for businesses will be held September 8 at noon and will take place every other week thereafter. Featuring: COVID-19 Update

Aug 31
Workforce Development Grant Opportunity

EARN Maryland is a new state-funded, competitive workforce development grant program that is industry-led, regional in focus, and a proven strategy for helping businesses cultivate the skilled workforce they need to compete. It is flexible and innovative, designed to ensure that Maryland employers have the talent they need to compete and grow in an ever-changing […]

Aug 28
MRA’s Updates From Annapolis

Face Covering FAQThe Maryland Department of Commerce has released a comprehensive Face Mask FAQ to answer all of your biggest questions about face coverings, like ‘when must I wear a face covering?’ and ‘what are reasonable accommodations for people who have difficulty wearing facial coverings?’. You can view and download the FAQ here! Reminder: License and […]

Aug 25
Weekly Private-Sector Call

Join us for the weekly EOC Private-Sector Call 12 Noon, August 25 Featuring: COVID-19 Update Dr. Fredia Wadley Health Officer, Talbot County Health Department Clay Stamp Director of Emergency Services, Talbot County