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 […]

Rotary holds weekly meeting at Emily’s Produce

CAMBRIDGE — The Rotary Club of Cambridge held their weekly meeting at Emily’s Produce recently. Following their lunch, Kelly Jackson whose family owns the business spoke to the Rotarians about the growth from a produce stand into a farm market and, as Kelly says, “an authentic Eastern Shore Experience.” Opened in 1998 after the birth […]

What Habitat is doing in the local community

CAMBRIDGE — JoAnn Hansen, executive director of Habitat for Humanity Choptank, spoke to the Rotary Club of Cambridge about Habitat and the work they are doing in the Cambridge/Dorchester community. With a proven process for selecting families, once selected they are required to give hours of work on their future home. It, also, requires volunteer […]

Rotary learns about Junior Achievement

CAMBRIDGE – Jayme Hayes, president of Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, spoke to the Rotary Club of Cambridge about the works of Junior Achievement and how they have impacted Dorchester County. The Organization covers Talbot, Dorchester, Caroline, Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester counties. “Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore is a nonprofit dedicated to educating […]

Club learns about Junior Achievement program

CAMBRIDGE – Jayme Hayes, president of Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, spoke to the Rotary Club of Cambridge about the works of Junior Achievement and how they have impacted Dorchester County. The Organization covers Talbot, Dorchester, Caroline, Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester counties. “Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore is a nonprofit dedicated to educating […]

Rotary awards $17,000 in scholarships

CAMBRIDGE — On May 23, 2019, at the Eastern Shore Hospital Center, the Cambridge Rotary Club awarded $17,000 in scholarships to six deserving Dorchester County high school seniors. The presentation of scholarships marked the 43rd year that the Cambridge Rotary Club has recognized graduating seniors with financial aid. Abigail Rebecca Robinson and Carrie Lyn Price […]

Dr. Stagg recounts Normandy Invasion

CAMBRIDGE — The 75th anniversary of the Normandy Invasion during the Second World War, also known as D-Day, was recalled in a presentation by Dr. Paul Stagg at a meeting of the Cambridge Rotary Club on June 6. Dr. Stagg showed maps and photos of the sea-borne invasion in 1944, which brought American, British and […]

‘Students of the Semester’ awards presented

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge-South Dorchester High School (C-SDHS) senior Carrie Price and North Dorchester High School (NDHS) senior Tometeo Cruz-Cruz were presented the Rotary Club of Cambridge Student of the Semester Award for Spring 2019 at a recent luncheon. The two students were introduced by their principals, Dave Bromwell C-SDHS and Lynn Sorrells NDHS. The principals […]

Condon speaks to Cambridge Rotary Club

CAMBRIDGE — A nervous Sarah Condon stood before the members of the Rotary Club of Cambridge as she told her story of taking first place at the Hereford State Cross Country meet. Introduced by her teacher and coach, Sean Reincke, the Cambridge-South Dorchester High School junior said, “entering high school she had no intension or […]