4th Chesapeake Heritage Oyster Tin is announced

FISHING CREEK — Hoopers Island Oyster Co. unveiled the 4th Edition Chesapeake Heritage Oyster Tin design last week. The vintage-style oyster can features an image of the region’s iconic great blue heron based on an original lino-cut titled “Blue Heron at Low Tide.” Managing Partner Ricky Fitzhugh commissioned artist Mona Pennypacker to create the signature […]

Hastings Garage: 60 years of service

EAST NEW MARKET – As a lifelong farmer in Dorchester County I have had the opportunity to meet many individuals and families that were engaged in the business of providing agricultural services to the farm community. Some were much better than others but generally the farmers were well-served by the businessmen that made up the […]