Bucktown Village preserves Tubman legacy

BUCKTOWN — The monthly Heritage Partner Spotlight focuses on our Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area (HCCHA) partners and how they have supported heritage tourism in Dorchester County with a project funded by either a Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) grant or a HCCHA mini-grant. This month’s spotlight shines on the Bucktown Village Foundation, a […]

Third audio tour app released for cell phones

CAMBRIDGE – The third tour for the Visit Dorchester cell phone guide is now available, and it includes the powerful, new Harriet Tubman mural in downtown Cambridge. The latest release is a driving tour that takes travelers throughout Dorchester County to view outdoor, public art murals by nationally acclaimed artist Michael Rosato. The Chesapeake Mural […]

Two new Civil War Trails signs installed

By Julie Gilberto-Brady Special to Dorchester Banner CAMBRIDGE — Two Civil War Trails signs in Dorchester County received major updates this month, with the marker at the Wallace Building in downtown Cambridge featuring a significant revision that includes newly-discovered historical content. “The sign previously focused on a Union regiment raised in Cambridge and their actions […]