Message Wall: Neighbors sharing help, ideas 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: Board […]

Four shot in Cambridge early Sunday morning

CAMBRIDGE — An apparent gunfight in the early hours of Sunday morning has left four individuals wounded.The Cambridge Police Department received a call about 4:30 a.m. that there was a large crowd at a block party in the Weaver Avenue area of the city, where the shooting occurred.“Four subjects were shot, two in the arm, […]

Town Square, May 6, 2020

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail.Protesters from the group Reopen Maryland traveled from Frederick to […]

PRMC Conference Center now 43-bed ICU

SALISBURY — It is no longer a matter of if, but when. Healthcare leaders on the Delmarva Peninsula agree that a significant surge in the number of positive COVID-19 cases is coming, and probably soon. “We are anticipating a spike within the next two weeks with significant potential for respiratory failure requiring ventilation. Our plan […]

PRMC: COVID-19 unit is a ‘warship’

SALISBURY — In the battle against COVID-19, an elite few are on the front lines at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. “This is a warship – only essential, multifunctional, cross-trained personnel are on board,” Dr. Yashvir Sangwan said on April 1. He is an interventional pulmonologist and medical director of the COVID-19 unit. The COVID-19 unit […]

PRMC announces first COVID-19 death

SALISBURY — Administrators at Peninsula Regional Medical Center announced today the first death from COVID-19 of a patient under their care. The hospital’s statement follows: “A note to our community — We have attempted to be as transparent as possible with you throughout our COVID-19 journey at PRMC, and we will continue to keep you […]