Message Wall, May 6, 2020: Neighbors reach out

CAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about changes to their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home.The Banner compiled a list of announcements over the previous week, which follows:C-SD […]

Crescent Cities Charities gives meals to first responders

CAMBRIDGE — Crescent Cities Charities, Inc., (CCC) made a gesture on Friday that many folks nowadays would support — feeding first responders and health-care workers in gratitude for their sacrifices during the COVID-19 pandemic. Paul Baiers of CCC led the effort to set up in the parking lot of the Dorchester Visitor Center at lunchtime, […]

Neighbors share ideas, support during crisis

CAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about changes to their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home.The Banner compiled a list of announcements over the previous week, which follows: […]

Message wall April 17: Neighbors sharing ideas and support

CAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about changes to their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home.The Banner compiled a list of announcements over the previous week, which follows: […]

Hands and Hearts for neighbors

CAMBRIDGE – Dorchester County student Becca Brault, a 4-H club member, spent last weekend sewing more than 50 masks with her mother Christina. The cloth protective gear is being donated to local health care providers to supplement their supply as they work to treat victims of COVID-19. Ms. Brault wrote online that the project exemplifies […]

Mary Lou Brown: Not just a poultry farmer

DORCHESTER — Mary Lou Brown was born into an agricultural life. “As a child, when I was not yet 4-H age, my father let me show this huge Holstein Cow at Wrightstown Grange Fair. I don’t believe I could even reach up to hold the cow’s head in the right position for showing,” Ms. Brown […]

Dorchester 4-H horse teams compete – Widmaier is champion

CAMBRIDGE — On June 15, Dorchester County’s 4-H Horse Judging and Hippology Teams competed at the statewide contest held at the Howard County Fair Grounds. Horse Judging allows youth to test their knowledge and skills of horse conformation and riding sports by judging and placing live horse show classes, and Hippology, directly derived, means “the […]