Cambridge elections: Record is set with almost 3,000 votes cast

Mayor Jackson-Stanley and Bradshaw head to runoff; Incumbent Cannon falls to Cephas CAMBRIDGE — Preliminary results from Saturday’s city election were released at 11:53 p.m., as a total of 2,939 citizens voted in the mayoral race and 2,787 on commissioners. “This more than triples the turnout from the 2016 election,” a statement from the city […]

Cambridge City Council meeting: ‘An indescribable mess’

To start this report, I wish to thank all of you who took the time to let me, the Mayor, and the other Commissioners know your views about proposed ordinance 1168 and your desire that elected officials in the incoming City Council not receive health, dental, and life insurance benefits.Your response helped immensely in passing […]

Message wall, Oct. 14, 2020

CAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home. The Banner compiled a list of announcements over the previous week, which follows:Miss Outdoors […]

Having a ball at Community Day

CAMBRIDGE — Family and friends got together on Sunday for Community Day at St. Clair field, where they enjoyed a kickball tournament, food, music and items for sale from several vendors. The event was organized by Tyzann Meekins, who is running for Ward 2 on the Cambridge City Council. It’s not the first time she […]

Schools can begin fall sports on October 7

ANNAPOLIS — Following a visit to schools in Frederick County on Thursday, Governor Larry Hogan and State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Karen Salmon announced the return of fall sports in Maryland. Each local school system will now have the ability to officially start the interscholastic athletic fall season in secondary schools beginning Oct. 7.Dorchester’s Superintendent […]

Larimer joins race for mayor

Robert Larimer CAMBRIDGE — Robert Larimer, a life-long resident of Cambridge, has announced his candidacy for the Office of Mayor for the City of Cambridge.“Robbie is a pillar of the community, a true family man who is dedicated, caring, concerned, and passionate about his family and the community,” said Charles (Chuck) Kelly, Sr., owner of […]

Larimer joins race for mayor

CAMBRIDGE — Robert Larimer, a life-long resident of Cambridge, has announced his candidacy for the Office of Mayor for the City of Cambridge.“Robbie is a pillar of the community, a true family man who is dedicated, caring, concerned, and passionate about his family and the community,” said Charles (Chuck) Kelly, Sr., owner of Craig’s Drugstore. […]

Outdoor Show sends truck to Cameron Parish

CAMBRIDGE — When Category 4 Hurricane Laura came ashore in Louisiana two weeks ago, it brought devastating damage to Cameron Parish. The area is well known to many in Dorchester, as the site of the annual Louisiana Fur and Wildlife Festival. The hurricane made landfall Aug. 27, near Cameron. It was the tenth-strongest U.S. hurricane […]

Bradshaw announces campaign for Cambridge mayor

CAMBRIDGE — Andrew Bradshaw announced on Wednesday afternoon his decision to run for mayor in the upcoming Cambridge municipal election. Bradshaw is a lifelong resident of the Cambridge area, having been raised by his grandparents, Faye and Roy, just outside the city in the Jacktown area. He is the 2007 salutatorian of Chesapeake Christian School, […]

Message Wall: Neighbors sharing help, ideas and support

Dorchester BannerCAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home.The Banner compiled a list of announcements over the previous week, which follows: Welcome […]

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