Crisfield celebrates Memorial Day

CRISFIELD — With the threat of rain the American Legion Stanley Cochrane Post 16 held an abbreviated Memorial Day ceremony at the American Legion section of the Crisfield Cemetery. Members …

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Wes Moore has vetoed a bill that could have impacted Maryland’s local journalism industry in the future. House Bill 1258, if signed, would have ended a requirement …
CAMBRIDGE — A series of championship wins this spring by the Cambridge-South Dorchester High School men’s track and field team – North Bayside, Bayside, and Region 1A East – …
PRINCESS ANNE — A 42-year-old man with a lengthy criminal record was indicted by the grand jury May 17 for the murder of De’Quan Fields, 27, who was reported missing on Jan. 12, 2023. …
News
PRINCESS ANNE — “I’m on a boat off Deal Island evaluating a site for my master’s degree research,” Glen Collins Jr. warned of spotty cellphone reception. It’s late …
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources will offer license-free fishing days for all state residents and visitors on June 1, June 8, and July 4. These annual events provide anglers a unique …
WESTOVER — Since 2023 all individuals and companies that perform on-site wastewater services in Maryland to include septic tank pumping and hauling must be licensed with the Maryland Department …
WESTOVER — Following interviews the Somerset County Board of Education has reached consensus on two candidate finalists identified in the search for the next Superintendent of Somerset County …
PRINCESS ANNE — Farmers and owners of forested land on the Eastern Shore are increasingly witnessing effects attributed to climate change. Across the country, climate-related disasters …
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Business
SALISBURY — Life Management of Maryland, LLC (LLM) has announced its newest milestone in community engagement as it joins the ranks of the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce. In …
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is now seeking public comment on the  proposed fiscal year 2025 annual work plans  for the following state forests: Chesapeake/Pocomoke, Green …
SALISBURY — Handy Seafood, North America’s oldest seafood processor, is proud to announce that it has once again secured an AA rating in its recent British Retail Consortium Global …
Sports
NEWARK — The Delaware football team won’t have to go far to face its newest opponent. UD announced that it will play a 2028 game at Maryland as it begins to play as a Division I FBS …
HARRINGTON - Breakaway Racing and Yorwollohan Racing's Speed Away ($4.60, Corey Callahan) was a 1:54.4 winner in the $22,500 Open Trot on Wednesday at Harrington Raceway. The Nick …
Over a decade ago Kylie Curtis’ dream of playing soccer at Crisfield High School was nearly impeded by one major obstacle: there was no girls’ team. The 2012 graduate was 10 years …

Men's Health Month kicks off with walk, health event at Cypress Park on June 1

To kick off Men’s Health Month, the Worcester County Health Department in collaboration with the City of Pocomoke, is hosting its …
Captain Jake Flory and the rest of the Skipjack Nathan's crew members are delighted to begin the iconic vessel's 30th sailing season with a newly constructed boom.

30th anniversary Skipjack Nathan season underway

Following a booming “off” season getting shipshape, the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester is again afloat. Plans are fully underway …

Crisfield announces out its upcoming season of arts, cultural and heritage events

CRISFIELD — On your next Maryland Eastern Shore , Chesapeake Bay adventure, take a ride down (all the way down!) the picturesque …
The Lyric Theater was on the corner of West Main and Fifth streets, a victim of the 1928 Great Fire that burned down much of Crisfield's central business district.

Tawes Museum to feature Crisfield movie theaters, reminisce about Old Island

CRISFIELD — Old movies, old guns, and Old Island will be on view during the seasonal grand opening of the Gov. J. Millard Tawes …
Senior Rangers learn about Maryland parks through weekly sessions with the next local program starting 1 p.m. Thursday, April 25 at Janes Island State Park.

Senior Ranger program at Janes Island recruiting adults 55 and older

CRISFIELD — If you’re age 55 or older and always wanted to be a park ranger then here’s your chance. Janes Island State …
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