Bucktown Village preserves Tubman legacy

BUCKTOWN — The monthly Heritage Partner Spotlight focuses on our Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area (HCCHA) partners and how they have supported heritage tourism in Dorchester County with a project funded by either a Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) grant or a HCCHA mini-grant. This month’s spotlight shines on the Bucktown Village Foundation, a […]

2020 Day of Resilience: Tubman’s message celebrated in sculpture

CAMBRIDGE — There is struggle against injustice, but there is also triumph over adversity.Organized by Alpha Genesis Community Development Corporation, the 2020 Day of Resilience took place Saturday, in honor of African-Americans’ history in Dorchester County and around the nation. The day-long celebration of Black culture began with the unveiling of a sculpture of Harriet […]

Tubman legacy to be celebrated

CAMBRIDGE — The official dedication and ribbon cutting for the Harriet Tubman Mural, set for Sept. 7, is expected to attract hundreds of participants, including high-ranking officials from African nations. In presentations to the Dorchester County and Cambridge City councils earlier this month, Adrian Holmes and Jermain Anderson of organizers Alpha Genesis Community Development Corporation […]