NOVEC Lineworkers Compete in International Lineman’s Rodeo

NOVEC Lineworkers Compete in International Lineman’s Rodeo

It wasn’t their first rodeo, but it was the biggest. Lineworkers Johnny Lanzetta (above) and Jeremy Jenkins represented NOVEC in the October International Lineman’s Rodeo in Kansas. Five different events tested their climbing abilities, equipment repair skills, and...

NOVEC HELPS’ 5th Day of Caring Assists Local Nonprofits

NOVEC HELPS Chair Nan Musick said that they chose to assist two organizations this year because so many wanted to give their time. NOVEC employees got right to work cleaning, painting, sorting and packing food, washing vehicles, and helping out with yard work needs...

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

NOVEC Solutions Protection Plans Help Homeowners be Prepared Some surprises are joyous, like birthday parties. Others, like an emergency repair on a gas, water, or sewer line ... less joyous. Much, much less joyous. Many homeowners don’t even realize they are...

NOVEC Offers a Helping Hand to Those in Need

NOVEC Offers a Helping Hand to Those in Need

This is the season to be thankful for all of our blessings and to share our abundance with those less fortunate or going through challenging times. Please take the opportunity to reach out to your neighbors and community by supporting food drives, clothing drives, or...

Cut the Cord

Cut the Cord

Wrap up rechargeable appliances and tools this holiday season Looking for a practical gift for someone on your holiday list? You might consider replacing old-fashioned and cumbersome tools or appliances with cordless versions. You can find cordless options for many...

Hometown Hero

Hometown Hero

Choptank co-op directors meet MLB legend May 2024 by Gregg MacDonald, Staff Writer It all began with a plan. Three Choptank Electric Cooperative board directors, and one director’s wife, were going to meet baseball legend Cal Ripken. “We are all big Orioles fans who...

Smoothies

Smoothies

May 2024 Mixed Berry-Lime Smoothie Bowl with Banana and Granola recipe courtesy of Family Features/Safeway and Albertsons Ingredients: 1 banana ½ package (6 oz.) blackberries ½ lime 2 cups frozen mixed berries 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 4 fluid oz. whole milk ⅛ cup...

From Mercantile to Mac and Cheese

From Mercantile to Mac and Cheese

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That Gut Feeling

That Gut Feeling

Why intestinal health is so important May 2024 by Vanessa LaFaso Stolarski, Contributing Columnist “I feel it in my gut.” “My gut is telling me this is bad.” “My gut instinct is to stay the course.” Euphemisms like these have been echoed for decades, yet most of us...

Mud About You

Mud About You

Even if you’re facing the holidays without beloved members of your family, there’s still lots to do for the holiday hustle.