Nominate your favorites!

Nominate your favorites in 25 categories and earn a chance win $250! Stars of the Banner is an exciting honor for your favorite local businesses to be awarded the top prize in their category. Nominate your favorites as many times as you want in as many categories as you want, just be sure to complete […]

Be our next cover photo!

Share your story with us! If you got married in Delaware or the Eastern Shore of Maryland, submit your best photo to us for a chance to be featured. Even if your photo isn’t chosen for our cover, we will be featuring our favorite submissions in our 2021 wedding guide. Click here to start your […]

Win a winter weekend getaway

Tell us you favorite spot to visit for a local day trip during the winter months, and you could win a Cozy Winter Weekend at the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Deadline to enter is December 31, 2020. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Winner will be selected by random drawing. You […]

Submit a photo of your hero

Submit your 300 dpi photo below of your family’s military heroes along with their name, military branch and years of service. The photos will be published in the Dorchester Banner on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 and the Salisbury Independent on November 12, 2020. You may submit as many photos as you want by simply returning […]

Bay to the Beach Getaway Giveaway

Tell us your favorite spot to visit for a local day trip, and you could win a two-night stay at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa & Marina in Cambridge, Maryland. Deadline to enter is September 30, 2020. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Winner will be selected by random drawing. You must […]

Nominate your Stars!

Nominate your Stars! These awards celebrate and recognize the best our community has to offer. The first stage of the Stars of the Eastern Shore is nominating phase. Below are multiple groups and categories and we ask that you nominate your favorite business in as many of these categories as you like. The nominations will […]

Nominate your Hometown Hero

Click here to nominate your hometown hero!

CAMBRIDGE — For more than a
century, The Banner’s mission has been to educate and celebrate the Heart of
Chesapeake Country, and to fulfill that mission, we have published countless
stories about the people who make this community what it is. But we know there
are more stories out there — people who haven’t received the recognition they
may deserve. You’ve heard about these people before, they’re what we call our
“Hometown Heroes.”