Second audio tour released for cell phone app

CAMBRIDGE – The Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area has released a second audio tour focused on Downtown Cambridge for the Visit Dorchester cell phone app. The new tour is part of the suite of audio tours that the heritage area has created to showcase the unique history and culture of Dorchester County during its […]

Royal Lights, many activities in local churches this week

Nazarene Services On Sunday at 10:45 a.m. the Rev. Sharon L. Prahl will be preaching on John 10:23-27, “The Shepherd, His Sheep, Ears and Feet.” Special music will be provided by the Rev. Tim Thompson. The church is located at 97 Sandy Hill Road in Cambridge. The public is invited to all services. Grace UMC […]

We need to make things better

I began substituting in the spring of 2010. Over that time, I have seen a decline in respect and conduct among some students. It is out of control. Let me interject here, most students are not the problem and much of the conduct is mirroring society. Having said that, we have responsibilities. I will address […]

Kitty City volunteers care for Dorchester’s cats

CAMBRIDGE – If it weren’t for a small group of dedicated volunteers, Dorchester County’s cat population would have much more difficult lives. Kitty City Rescue, Inc., founded by President Pat Wilcox, feeds, houses, spays, neuters – and loves – hundreds of feral and tame cats. “We have 305 in our houses now,” Ms. Wilcox said. […]

Christians pray for peace

CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Dorchester Faith Alliance gathered Sunday afternoon at the entrance of Cambridge Marketplace on U.S. 50 to pray for an end to gun violence and peace among religious traditions. The group is composed of pastors and lay members of many local churches. Among the alliance’s activities are the annual Walk of […]

Committee shares ideas for 350th celebration

CAMBRIDGE — Dorchester County’s 350th Anniversary Planning Committee has begun laying out programming centered on the theme, “Our Heritage, Our Heart, Our Home,” and the opening of a 50-year-old time capsule. The main event will take place on Sept. 22 during the annual Dorchester Showcase in Cambridge. Preliminary plans call for creating a “heritage village” […]

Not for Sissies!: Reminiscing about positive memories

Remember when as a kid you used to go visit your Grandparents and have dinner? After dinner everyone would sit around and listen to your grandparents talk about the ‘good ole days.’ Inevitably you would hear Grandpop’s story about walking 5 miles in the snow to get to school. And that was after milking the […]

Jail and correctional officers graduate

SALISBURY — Twenty-nine jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset, Dorchester, Talbot and Caroline counties graduated in the 104th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy (ESCJA) operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury. Graduation exercises, which were held in Guerrieri Hall on the college campus, featured a commencement address by J. […]

‘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 […]

Church bulletin, April 17, 2019

Nazarene ServicesThere will be a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. On Easter Sunday at 10:45 a.m. the Rev. Richard Prahl will be preaching on John 20:1-18. Special music will be provided by The Rev. Tim Thompson and Kathy Baker. The church is located at 97 Sandy Hill Road in Cambridge. The […]