We know many of you are all going through a challenging time as we try to flatten the curve and slow down the spread of COVID-19. The most important thing all of us can do right now is to stay safe and follow CDC guidelines. This is why we have now decided to remain closed to the public on a 24-hour basis, until Thursday, April 30. We will continue monitoring COVID-19 very closely and provide ongoing communication as the situation unfolds to determine when we plan to reopen.Read more!
This note is to let you know that Aging at Home Solution is open and fully staffed to meet your needs. My caregivers have been given additional training regarding the Coronavirus to include patient handling and care with preventative measures. Please keep us in mind to assist you during this crisis.Read more!
Talbot County’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) continues to operate at a heightened level of readiness, with officials monitoring the COVID-19 health crisis hourly. The EOC team is dedicated to sharing information the public can use on a daily basis and are using the most modern sharing platforms. “This is aRead more!
The US Fish and Wildlife Service today announced the suspension of operations at the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Visitor Center, effective March 20, 2020. The suspension of operations is supported by the State of Maryland. All trails will remain open to provide opportunities for recreation and relaxation. The Wildlife Drive will remain open and entrance fees are temporarily waived.Read more!
To meet evolving health care needs in response to COVID-19, University of Maryland Shore Regional Health has announced changes in the delivery of outpatient laboratory testing and imaging services around the region. These changes go into effect as of Monday, March 23, 2020. In all locations where services continue to be provided, waiting area seating may be limited or adjusted to support social distancing.Read more!
Although Easton’s small business community has been hit hard by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many businesses are changing their routines or incorporating new ways of serving customers during these unprecedented times. As part of this effort to connect customers with the small businesses that need them most, Discover Easton is pleased to roll out its Local Business Gift Card program, an easy-to-use online portal where visitors can purchase gift cards or certificates to their favorite locally-owned businesses while practicing social distancing.Read more!
FREE breakfast and lunch for children 2 through18 will be available for pick-up again tomorrow 3/18/19 at Easton Middle School, Easton Elementary-Dobson, St. Michaels Middle High and the St. Michaels Police Department.Read more!
Effective March 13, 2020, Compass Regional Hospice has announced the cancellation of all support groups, workshops, and volunteer trainings until further notice.Read more!
Effective Friday, March 13 at 5 p.m., all support group meetings, classes, seminars and professional meetings scheduled in UM Shore Regional Health hospitals, outpatient and other facilities are cancelled until further notice.Read more!
The library is closing all three locations effective Monday, March 16, with plans to reopen on March 30. The decision to close has been a county decision, and is taken as a precautionary measure to help reduce the spread of COVID-19, with the health and safety of Caroline County residents our goal.Read more!