12 SU vocalists featured at Christ Church

CAMBRIDGE — The Christ Church Cambridge Concert Series will present 12 award-winning vocalists from Salisbury University in a program “ From Baroque to Broadway” on May 19 at 4 p.m. Produced and directed by internationally renowned tenor, Dr. John Wesley Wright (associate professor at Salisbury’s Department of Music, Theater, and Dance ) will showcase the […]

Council learns about railroad acquisition

CAMBRIDGE — Dorchester County might soon become the owner of about 21 miles of disused railroad. Council members heard a presentation from Harry Romano of the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) during their May 8 meeting regarding the proposed transfer of the properties to the county. There was no vote taken, and no public comment […]

Choptank waterfront group planning development

CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Dorchester County Council heard an update from Jeff Powell of Cambridge Waterfront Development, Inc. (CWD) on May 7. The group is working to formulate plans for purchasing and developing the site now occupied by the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Dorchester, the former Dorchester General Hospital. “It is […]

New health care facility plans wins approval

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s plans for the delivery of state-of-the-art health care services in Dorchester County reached a milestone last week as regulatory approval from The Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) has been granted. On April 22, MHCC unanimously approved three Certificates of Exemption, which enable the UM Shore Medical Center […]

Fun Dog Show set for May 11

CAMBRIDGE — Warm weather is here and that means it is time to show off your adorable, fur baby dogs. You know there is no other like it and you can show him off at the Fun Dog Show, May 11. The show will be held rain or shine right on the beautiful Choptank River […]

Cambridge Main Street receives 2019 accreditation

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge Main Street has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each year, the National Main Street Center and its partners announce the list of accredited Main Street America programs to recognize their exemplary commitment to preservation-based economic development […]

Capital Ringers at Zion UMC April 28

CAMBRIDGE — Zion United Methodist Church, 612 Locust St., is sponsoring a handbell concert on April 28 at 4 p.m. featuring the Capital Ringers. The event is free, and there will be a freewill offering. There are entrances on Locust Street as well as Glasgow Street, where you can find plenty of free parking. Capital […]

Bill to remedy denial of medals

WASHINGTON – On Thursday, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) announced new bipartisan legislation to honor WWI veterans of color at a gathering of local veterans, historians, and community members at the Cambridge Empowerment Center. The World War I Valor Medals Review Act will ensure that veterans of color who served during WWI are honored […]

‘Flags for Heroes’ returns to the Choptank

CAMBRIDGE — Honor your Hero with a flag flying over the Choptank River. From May 23 through June 14 the Cambridge Rotary and the Cambridge Rotary Community Service Foundation will honor your heroes with a display of flags at the top of the hill adjacent to the Dorchester Visitor Center Amphitheater. Your tax-deducible sponsored flag […]

Athletes support YMCA in Crab Run

CAMBRIDGE — On April 20th, at 7:30 a.m., 60 runners toed the line for the 2019 Cambridge Crab Run Half Marathon. This 13.1 mile course, which started at Great Marsh Park in Cambridge, is an exact copy of the run course for the upcoming Eagleman 70.3 triathlon in June. With participants from five different states, […]