Student Success Conference draws 100

CAMBRIDGE — More than 100 people, including students, parents, presenters, and volunteers, gave up their Saturday to participate in the Student Success Conference at Chesapeake College Cambridge Center. The event was organized and led by Voncia Molock, the 1984 valedictorian from North Dorchester High School and currently senior manager of IT Operations and Support at […]

ND grad Vonica Molock sets up student success conference

CAMBRIDGE — The news from schools in Dorchester County hasn’t been good lately. Voncia Molock has a plan to change that. She has organized a Student Success Conference on Jan. 18, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Chesapeake College Cambridge Center, aimed at middle school and high school students from Dorchester County and beyond — and […]

Medical cannabis business boosts Cambridge economy

CAMBRIDGE — In 2014, the State of Maryland passed legislation to legalize medical cannabis and create the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC). MMCC is responsible for licensing new companies that wish to grow, process, and/or dispense medical cannabis. Medical cannabis has helped many people suffering from cancer, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, insomnia, and anxiety, and […]

Riverkeepers present State of the Choptank River for 2016

CAMBRIDGE — On May 26, at a public meeting at the Cambridge Yacht Club, the Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) announced its 2016 Report Card on the water quality of the Choptank River. Choptank Riverkeeper Matt Pluta summed it up: “We’ve seen some improvements, but there’s still a lot of work to be done.” He and […]