Police investigate armed robberies

CAMBRIDGE — On Nov. 7, at approximately 8:30 p.m. the Cambridge Police Department responded to two armed robberies. Officers responded to the first reported robbery in the 700 block of Glasgow Street. Officers met with the victim and a witness who were walking to their vehicles. The victim advised that as they approached the vehicle […]

Police and fire briefs, Oct. 3, 2018

Trappe Man Suffers Burn Injuries TRAPPE — An elderly Talbot County man sustained life threatening burns at his home Thursday evening. Investigators from the Office of the State Fire Marshal responded to 2812 Ocean Gateway in Trappe Thursday evening for a small structure fire and a reported burn injury at the request of the Trappe […]

Beasley runs wild, C-SD beats Colonel 39-32

CAMBRIDGE — Let’s just hope Khalik Beasley has enough time to catch his breath before this Friday’s game — because after gaining 377 all-purpose yards last week during the Vikings’ 39-32 win over Colonel Richardson, he must have been pretty winded. The win brought Cambridge-South Dorchester’s record on the season to 2-2, while the Colonels […]

58th Annual Wheat Threshing, Steam & Gas Engine Show

FEDERALSBURG — The 58th Annual Old-Time Wheat Threshing, Steam & Gas Engine Show will be held Aug. 3 through 5 on Rt. 313 between Denton and Federalsburg. See in action: Steam engines, wheat threshers, antique cars, antique tractors, gas engines, miniature steam train, shingle sawing, miniature sawmill, steam models, sawmill, broommaking, basketmaking, rock crusher, blacksmith […]

Suspect arrested in armed robbery, carjacking

FEDERALSBURG — Maryland State Police arrested a Federalsburg man wanted in connection with an armed robbery and carjacking incident in Dorchester County. The suspect is identified as Gerald Lashawn Graves, 44, of Federalsburg. Graves was apprehended April 16 shortly before 7:15 a.m. at an apartment complex in Denton. After consultation with the Dorchester County State’s […]

USDA to help feed hungry children this summer

As we near the end of another winter, many parents and children are already beginning to think about summer. Sadly, though, the thought for some parents is: “How will I feed my children?” Childhood hunger is a persistent problem in many parts of rural America. This especially so during the summer when school is out […]

Three nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year

Jaime Windon of Lyon Distilling Company has been named as a finalist for the 2017 Maryland Capital Enterprise Palmer Gillis Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

SALISBURY – Maryland Capital Enterprise (MCE) officials have announced the three finalists for the 2017 MCE Palmer Gillis Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The winner will be announced at the MCE Banquet on Nov. 2, at Salisbury University. The finalists and bios follow: Kelly Jackson Emily’s Produce 2214 Church Creek Road Cambridge, MD 21613 www.emilysproduce.com […]

Eastern Shore Threshermen to hold 56th Annual Show Aug. 5, 6, 7

  FEDERALSBURG — The Eastern Shore Threshermen & Collectors Association, Inc. will be holding its 56th annual Wheat Threshing, Steam & Gas Engine Show Aug. 5, 6, 7, at the showgrounds located on Rt. 313 between Denton and Federalsburg. The show features free admission and free parking and opens at 10 a.m. each day. There […]

New book chronicles North Dorchester properties, families

CAMBRIDGE — When Marjorie Dixon Roxburgh volunteered as a garden tour guide at a historic house in East New Market several years ago, she didn’t expect to get involved with it. Not only did she end up involved but absolutely enthralled with the history of the house and its previous owners. The end result of […]

Dorchester County Family YMCA asks for North Dorchester input

HURLOCK — On March 29 from 7-8 pm, staff members from the Dorchester County Family YMCA will be sharing with the residents of North Dorchester plans to bring fitness and youth sports to Hurlock Elementary beginning April 11. Residents from the North Dorchester area are invited to come and learn what the YMCA has planned […]