RFC responds to rollover

CAMBRIDGE – At 11:34 a.m. on Saturday, Dorchester Central dispatched units for a motor vehicle collision on Bayly Road and Governor’s Avenue in Cambridge, firefighter Kevin Carr reported. Rescue 1-1 arrived on location with one vehicle off the road on its side. Firefighters confirmed there no entrapment, the driver had self-extricated. Chief 1-2 established command […]

Cecil Johnson launches MLMS consumer science

CAMBRIDGE — Mace’s Lane Middle School has reached into the past and stirred up a new class, one that has generated much support and enthusiasm among students, parents and community members. Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) — similar to the ‘Home Economics’ of previous years — is being taught by Cecil Johnson, who owns Cambridge […]

Shore Health celebrates service award recipients

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health recognized the loyalty, dedication and service of 367 team members at the annual service recognition lunch and dinner celebrations, held Oct. 10 and 11, at The Milestone in Easton. Team members who had reached their 20th, 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th and 45th years of service, along with […]

Stroke support groups help survivors

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s Mid-Shore Stroke Support Group met Dec. 5, to enjoy a holiday luncheon, talk about why they are thankful and exchange gifts. Dr. M. Walid Kamsheh, director, Primary Stroke Center at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton, also stopped by to spend time with the group. The Mid-Shore […]

Hyatt hosts Annual ‘Santa Swim’ Saturday

CAMBRIDGE — Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina, a waterfront resort located on Chesapeake Bay’s Eastern Shore, will host the 2019 “Santa Swim” to benefit the Care and Share Fund, a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to raising funds for individuals and families in need in Dorchester County. Local community members and companies will […]

DCS holds seniors’ Thanksgiving Lunch

CAMBRIDGE — Nearly 200 of Dorchester’s senior citizens gathered at Delmarva Community Services on Nov. 21 for a holiday celebration. The Annual MAC Senior Program Thanksgiving Luncheon featured greetings from DCS President/CEO Santo Grande and Mistress of Ceremonies Mary Handley, a poetry reading by Joanna Fuchs, a song by Luther Cornish, music with DJ Randy […]

Risk Placement Services raises money for reading

SALISBURY — Risk Placement Services (RPS) of Cambridge, recently held its 8th Annual Disc Golf Tournament raising a record-breaking $24,080 to benefit United Way’s Imagination Library Program. Now the largest disc golf tournament in the State of Maryland, 55 teams competed at Schumaker Pond Park in Salisbury, to raise funds for the program which provides […]

DCS holds seniors’ Thanksgiving Lunch

CAMBRIDGE — Hundreds of Dorchester’s senior citizens gathered at Delmarva Community Services on Thursday for a holiday celebration. The Annual MAC Senior Program Thanksgiving Luncheon featured greetings from DCS President/CEO Santo Grande and Mistress of Ceremonies Mary Handley, a poetry reading by Joanna Fuchs, a by Luther Cornish, music with DJ Randy Potter and a […]

County praises voting rights advances

CAMBRIDGE — During their Tuesday meeting, members of the Dorchester County Council proclaimed Nov. 9-16 as Historical Freedom Week. The move highlighted a political victory achieved in 1986, ensuring that African-American citizens would have the chance to make their voices heard. In the 19th century, the state adopted an at-large voting system, effectively preventing African-Americans […]

Cambridge native promoted in Capitol Police

WASHINGTON, D.C. — United State Capitol Police Chief Steven A. Sund announced the promotion of personnel to the positions of Assistant Chief and Deputy Chief effective Oct. 20. “These commanders are committed to our mission and to the Department. The wealth of knowledge and experience they each bring to their new positions will assist us […]