UM SRH Hospitals get Magnet designation

EASTON — UM Shore Regional Health’s three hospitals – Shore Medical Centers at Chestertown, Dorchester and Easton – were notified on Sept. 19, they received Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Dorchester and Easton hospitals first earned recognition as Magnet® hospitals in 2009 and were re-designated in 2014. Shore Medical Center […]

Church bulletin, Nov. 6, 2019

Nazarene Services On Sunday at 10:45 a.m. the Rev. Richard Prahl, pastor will be bringing the message from Luke 20:27-38. The Rev. Tim Thompson will be sharing in song. The church is located at 97 Sandy Hill Road in Cambridge. The Rev. Richard K. Prahl is the lead pastor. The public is invited to all […]

Donors needed for Christmas parade

CAMBRIDGE — It’s only about a month to go before the 71st Annual Cambridge-Dorchester County Christmas Parade, and, “We still need donors to pull off our event,” a statement from organizers said last week. This year’s theme is “Christmas Past & Present.” The event, held on the first Saturday of December each year, is brought […]

Census 2020 is recruiting workers

CAMBRIDGE — Though the U.S. Census Bureau won’t record its information until next year, a drive is already under way to hire workers. Every 10 years, the bureau gathers extensive data on the population, used for a variety of purposes. Because that aspect of the job occurs only once a decade, there is a need […]

Church bulletin, Oct. 30, 2019

Nazarene Services On Sunday at 10:45 a.m. the Rev. Richard Prahl, pastor will be bringing the message from Luke 19:1-10. Communion Sunday. The Rev. Rebecca McCoy will be sharing in song. The church is located at 97 Sandy Hill Road in Cambridge. The Rev. Richard K. Prahl is the lead pastor. The public is invited […]

Heritage Area Awards: For preservation, promotion of local culture

CAMBRIDGE — The organizers of Cambridge’s event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, a historic preservation nonprofit, a community organization dedicated to the memory of Harriet Tubman, and a renowned muralist were honored Oct. 24, for their roles in helping to preserve and promote Dorchester County’s local culture during the annual […]

Town Square, Oct. 29, 2019

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. DISTURBED: I read the article about Turkish owner of […]

Rev. Hemphill guest speaker at Trinity UMC

EAST NEW MARKET — The Rev. William Hemphill Jr. will be the guest speaker at Trinity UM Church’s annual Homecoming service on Oct. 27, at 10:30 a.m. A fellowship dinner will follow the service. The public is invited. East New Market Charge was his first charge in 1948. He served there until 1953 before going […]

48th Annual Banquet and Auction is Nov. 2

CAMBRIDGE — Dorchester Ducks Unlimited will be holding its 48th Annual Banquet and Auction on Nov. 2 at Minnette Dick Hall in Cambridge. “Our committee has been working very hard in these economic hard times to acquire donations” says Terry Robbins, chapter chairman. “Not only do we have to worry about the economy, we have […]

Town Square, Oct. 16, 2019

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. High water hits Dorchester SLOW DOWN: I’m from Crocheron, […]