Attempted murder charges after fight

CAMBRIDGE – A series of fights at the Bay Country Apartments last week have led to Cambridge police charging a 24-year-old man with five counts of attempted murder. “We were called there July 10, several times during the evening,” Cambridge Police Department Lt. Justin Todd said Monday. Fights had begun in the parking lot of […]

John Nemeth returns to Groove City Studio

CAMBRIDGE — After playing the opening concert at Groove City Studios in Cambridge, John Nemeth said he wanted to come back when the “crabs were fat and juicy.” The crew at GCS got to work right away and set up a second date in Cambridge, and this time plans to use the event space at […]

Bethel AME dedicates a Little Free Library

CAMBRIDGE — On July 1, Bethel AME Church in Cambridge dedicated a Little Free Library. The Free Library was built and donated by Kevin Beverly to the Dorchester Retired Educators Association. Little Free Libraries is a nonprofit organization which inspires to promote a love for reading, build community, and spark creativity by fostering neighborhood book […]

Man shot, charged with attempted murder

CAMBRIDGE – In a statement released July 5, the Maryland State Police (MSP) said a suspect has been charged with attempted murder of a Cambridge police officer. The incident occurred early June 28 morning, when a resident of St. Clair Avenue called police to report that her son was chasing his naked girlfriend down the […]

Bay Country Shop’s heart committed to the Chesapeake

CAMBRIDGE — Cross the threshold into Bay Country Shop, and you are immersed immediately in the warm and inviting surroundings of a unique boutique that genuinely reflects the heart of Dorchester County — both in obvious and inspired ways. “We were the first ‘Bay Country’ shop on the Delmarva Peninsula,” said Co-owner Connie Tubman. “This […]

7th Annual Kids’ Firecracker race July 4

CAMBRIDGE – Want to see just how much triathlons have become a part of local culture? Check out the annual Kids’ Firecracker Triathlon for the answer. Seeing children as young as 5 years old strap on their helmets and saddle up on their bikes – with training wheels – pretty much sums it up. This […]

Bayly House Slave Cabin research project

CAMBRIDGE — Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area (HCCHA) staff are working with the owner of the Bayly House Slave Cabin on High Street in Cambridge on preservation and restoration opportunities. Dorchester County Tourism Director Amanda Fenstermaker and HCCHA Manager Julie Gilberto-Brady met with Matthew Daw, from Simpson Gumpertz & Heger, earlier last month to […]

Event benefits prostate cancer treatment

CAMBRIDGE — The 10th annual David Whitby Memorial Golf Tournament, held at the River Marsh Golf Club in Cambridge on May 14, benefited programs and patients of the Cancer Center at UM Shore Regional Health. Founded by Gary and Janet Wright 10 years ago after Janet’s brother, David Whitby, died from prostate cancer, the tournament […]

Adam’s Road at Faith Baptist Fellowship July 11

CAMBRIDGE — Adam’s Road, a Christian, nonprofit ministry, dedicated to sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ through song, is coming to Faith Baptist Fellowship, on July 11, at 6:30 p.m. “Through the power of God’s Word, these four young people have been rescued out of Mormonism and brought into a personal and saving relationship with […]

Blackwater to perform at Groove City Studio

CAMBRIDGE — Local band Blackwater is performing next Saturday night, July 7, at Groove City Studios at 516 Race St. An eclectic blend of funk, rock, reggae, rhythm and bluesgrass, Blackwater combines their influences into an unique and inviting sound. Formed in 2010 in Cambridge, the band consists of Josh Woodard (guitar, vocals), Clay Owens […]