April 9 Message Wall: Sharing ideas and support

CAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about changes to their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home.The Banner will continue to post updated lists of announcements through the week. […]

Chamber honors Boyle, gets update from MDHCD’s Holt

CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Dorchester Chamber of Commerce held their 74th Annual Dinner on Thursday at the Hyatt Resort. A full house of 300 members and guests witnessed the late Gerry Boyle’s family accept the C. Robert “Bob” Spedden Award on his behalf, and heard Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Sec. Kenneth […]

State supports local development

CAMBRIDGE — There’s help on the way for local revitalization projects. At a meeting with city and county officials on Jan. 6, Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Sec. Kenneth Holt announced a $510,000 grant for Cannery Park to help fund the rehabilitation of that site off Cedar Street. He also said his department […]