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. […]

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, […]

Answering Commissioner Foster

By Barbara Knepp The city election for Cambridge is now seven weeks away. Are you ready to vote on Oct. 17.• Are you registered to vote?• If you moved in the last year, have you updated your address with the Dorchester County Board of Elections?What’s your plan?• Do you plan to mail in your ballot?• […]

Foster: City schemes to reject application for mayor

CAMBRIDGE — City Council Commissioner LaShon Foster (Ward 3) held a rally Sunday, at which she claimed city officials are trying to prevent her from running for mayor. “Monday night [Aug. 24] at a city council meeting, there was a public hearing concerning my domicile. I won the hearing. Now, here they are scheming to […]

Roche is running for Ward 1

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge native Brian Roche has announced that he is running for Cambridge City Council, Ward One, the position currently held by retiring Commissioner Steve Rideout. Mr. Roche was raised in the West End of the city and lived on Willis Street. He graduated from Cambridge-South Dorchester High School in 1991, where he was […]

Commissioner Foster’s residency confirmed, 3-2

CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Cambridge City Council voted 3-2 Monday night that Commissioner LaShon Foster had adhered to the City Charter’s stipulations that she be a bona fide resident of Ward 3 during her term. Voting for a motion stating she had not followed rules regarding moving while in office were council members Steve […]

Town Square, Aug. 19, 2020

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. EVERYTHING HAS A PRICE: I feel like the mass […]

Commissioner Foster’s statements sow doubt on electoral process

Cambridge’s election for five commissioners and the mayor will be held on Oct. 17 at Chesapeake College. With only nine weeks to go, social media and local publications are already filled with declarations, campaign websites, ZOOM meetings, and Facebook pages dedicated to the candidates. Yard signs are popping up and “meet the candidate events” have […]

Malkus is running for Ward 5

CAMBRIDGE — The “Friends of Chad Malkus” Committee announced last week the candidacy of Chad Malkus, who is running for City Council, Ward 5. The position is currently held by retiring Commissioner Robbie Hanson. Mr. Malkus was raised in Cambridge on his family’s farm on the Little Blackwater River. He graduated from Cambridge-South Dorchester High […]