Neighbors sharing ideas, help and support

Dorchester BannerCAMBRIDGE — As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to develop, local groups are reaching out to spread the word about their events and schedules. It remains a good idea to check on the status of goods and services before leaving home.The Banner compiled a list of announcements over the previous week, which follows: Ag […]

Perseverance Swim — Father’s Day 2020

CAMBRIDGE — It all started with a vision: What would it feel like to swim the length of the Choptank River, from its mouth at Tilghman Island, back to Cambridge, all 17 miles of it as the seagulls fly?This, of course, required training and discipline, building up strength and lasting longer in the water; with […]

American Spiritual Ensemble will perform

OXFORD — On Feb. 28, The American Spiritual Ensemble will conduct choral workshops for youth and sharing a public concert in Oxford. The group is a well-established choral ensemble, founded by Dr. Everett McCorvey in the 1990s. Over the years, the Ensemble has grown to a membership of 100 renowned opera singers, prominent music theatre […]

Watkins, Nathanson in Aug. 19 concert

OXFORD — Ashley Watkins, flutist, and Denise Nathanson, cellist, will be presenting a concert Aug. 19 at 4 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Oxford. The church is excited to share these incredibly talented musicians. Ashley was intrigued with musical instruments as a young child, growing up in Cambridge. She quickly progressed […]

Swim to Oxford Ferry highlights clean water

CAMBRIDGE — Herve Hamon and Michael Keene want you to know that the Choptank River’s water is clean and healthy. But actions speak louder than words, so the men did something to demonstrate how safe the river is. On Sunday, the pair hopped off the floating dock at the city’s marina at about 10:50 a.m., […]

Wise and Beard in concert in Oxford Sunday

OXFORD — The Church of the Holy Trinity, Oxford, presents Melissa Wise Slacum and Thomas Beard in concert on July 29, at 4 p.m. This will be an afternoon of vocal music featuring classical music, opera arias, inspirational music (hymns, spirituals), Broadway songs, and jazz/blues. Melissa Wise Slacum is a professional soprano, who resides in […]