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Free Flu Shots, Fall 2012, Scheduled by Atlantic General Hospital

October 7, 2012


We have seen the future of health care, and it will look a lot like flu shots. Which is pretty cool! Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Maryland, has announced the schedule for its fall 2012 Free Flu Shot Clinics. This year, free flu shots will be available at clinics at the Atlantic General Hospital on […]

Free Flu Shot Clinics Scheduled

October 13, 2011


Atlantic General Hospital has scheduled a series of free flu shot clinics this fall, as it does every year when the flu season approaches. The flu shots are available to those age 13 and older. How does Atlantic General do these flu shots for free? We’re not talking about a few shots, we’re talking hundreds. […]

New Year’s Penguin Swim, Ocean City, MD, Jan. 1, 2010, on the Beach @ 91st St.

December 27, 2009


The 16th annual New Year’s Day Penguin Swim in Ocean City, Maryland, the 2010 edition, will fall on Jan. 1, 2010.  Yep, that’s Friday, the day after New Year’s Eve. Hard to believe, but hundreds actually plunge into the Atlantic Ocean in the middle of winter, as a fund-raiser for Atlantic General Hospital. The swim […]

New Year’s Penguin Swim in Ocean City, Md, Photos

January 1, 2009


Jan. 1, 2009, New Years Day, was a perfect winter day in Ocean City, Maryland. Dazzling sunshine, blue skies, light wind. And at the 1 p.m. start time for the 15th Annual Penguin Swim on the beach, the temperature was hovering right around 36 degrees. The Atlantic Ocean water was said to be in the […]

New Year’s Plunge in the Atlantic at Ocean City, Md

December 31, 2008


If you’re going to be in Ocean City, Maryland, for the New Year’s holiday, and lots of people are, I’ve got news for you. If you’re looking for excitement and crowds (and lots of people are), you’re in the right place. There are plenty of restaurants, night spots, and bars if you want to party. […]

The Future of Health Care Is Here, Now

November 7, 2008


I have seen the future of health care. Last fall, I got a flu shot at the Giant Pharmacy on Georgia Avenue in Olney. It was quick, convenient, and cost $35. The vaccination was given by a pharmacist. Yesterday, I got a flu shot at the Francis Townsend Medical Center at 10th Street in Ocean […]