Gov. Hogan opens new Dover Bridge

PRESTON – Maryland Governor Larry Hogan led a group of state and local officials in a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday morning, to open the new Dover Bridge. The structure carries MD 331 over the Choptank River, connecting Talbot and Caroline counties. The bridge opened to traffic on Tuesday morning. As vehicles passed nearby – almost overhead […]

BREAKING NEWS: New Dover Bridge is open

PRESTON – The new Dover Bridge opened to traffic early this afternoon. The state’s official ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place tomorrow at 11 a.m. The ceremony will complete a years-long project to replace the original swing bridge, which had been in poor condition. The new structure has a high clearance, allowing vehicles to pass unimpeded […]

For All Seasons announces changes in staff

EASTON — For All Seasons introduces their new medical team of adult, child and adolescent, and geriatric psychiatrists. Leading the team is the Medical Director, Brenda C. Scribner, MD. Dr. Scribner moved her psychiatric practice from Pennsylvania to the Eastern Shore in the late 1990s. In addition to running the For All Seasons medical department […]

Temple B’nai Israel to be dedicated this weekend

EASTON – A full weekend of celebration and dedication will occur at Temple B’nai Israel, The Satell Center for Jewish Life on the Eastern Shore, in Easton, Maryland on June 8, 9 and 10.  United States Senators Benjamin Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, as well as Maryland State Comptroller Peter Franchot, will have major roles […]

Students receive RYLA check

EASTON — Thirteen students, from Easton High School, recently gathered to receive a check from Phil Reed, RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) Chair for Rotary District 7630. The check represented the prize they received for being the winning group at the recent RYLA Conference. As the group selected first place, they were able to select […]

Tour the Shore: Guided Kayak Paddles

EASTON — ShoreRivers is taking to the water and invites you to join its annual Tour the Shore guided kayak series on local rivers. ShoreRivers is an environmental nonprofit whose mission is to protect and restore Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education. Tour the Shore introduces residents and visitors to the local […]

Faithful Stewards Action Social May 17

EASTON – ShoreRivers and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake (IPC) will host a Faithful Stewards Action Social on May 17 from 4:30-7 p.m. at Waugh Chapel United Methodist Church, 425 High St. in Cambridge. The mission of the evening is to connect Dorchester County congregations with community organizations that need volunteer help. Maryland Senator Addie […]

Information session on farmland acquisition

EASTON — The agricultural industry is known for having significant barriers to entry, namely the high cost of farmland and other capital needs, but a newly-funded program is available to help bring about the next generation of farmers. On May 3, Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) and the Maryland Agricultural & Resource-Based Industry Development Corp. […]

National Women Build Week May 5-13

TRAPPE — For the 11th year, Habitat for Humanity and Lowe’s are engaging women nationwide to work together to build Habitat homes during this year’s National Women Build Week from May 5-13. National Women Build Week, a nationwide initiative created by Habitat for Humanity and Lowe’s in 2008, has brought together more than 117,000 all-women […]

Annual event will support Breast Center

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EASTON — University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation has announced plans for its 4th Annual Sporting Clays Classic, scheduled for June 9, at The Point at Pintail in Queenstown. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Wellness for Women program offered through the Clark Comprehensive Breast Center at UM Shore Regional Health. This year’s Sporting […]