NECK DISTRICT — Beckwith United Methodist Church is one of the larger Methodist churches of Dorchester County. It is in the Neck District, in between Cambridge and Hudson, to the west.It …
VIENNA — Shirley Jackson joined an exclusive group last week, when she was inducted into the Maryland Senior Citizens’ Hall of Fame. The honor was achieved after many years of community …
Submitted photo/Nabb Research CenterAfter 1864, churches across Delmarva cemented themselves at the heart of African-American communities, with many congregants who were formerly enslaved. Under the …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanSkipjacks Elsie Peggy Joyce, left, and the Modern Day are tied up at West Tedious Creek Landing in South Dorchester. CROCHERON — Sitting quietly in the calm waters of …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanBethany United Methodist Church was built around 1940. CROCHERON — The Bethany United Methodist Church, originally the Bethany Methodist Episcopal Church, represents the …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanThe current White Haven United Methodist Church has stood on the main road of Church Creek since 1908. CHURCH CREEK — The White Haven United Methodist congregation can …
Bay Journal photo by Dave HarpThe City of Crisfield, a skipjack once captained by the late Art Daniels Jr., rests on land at a boatyard on Deal Island where Bob Fitzgerald, seen here, is conducting …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanAntioch Church was built in 1915, and is shaded by a grove of mature oak trees. TOWN POINT — The Antioch United Methodist Church, historically identified as the Antioch …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanThe Rev. Bruce Byrolly was a retired priest in the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, whose most recent parish was St. Mary, Refuge of Sinners in Cambridge. He made his home …
CAMBRIDGE — It’s time to begin planning heritage projects in Dorchester County. Two approaching grant opportunities – for local heritage mini-grants and for Maryland Heritage Areas Authority …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanThe Chapel of Ease on Taylors features a steeply sloped roof reminiscent of Old World architecture. TAYLORS ISLAND — Estimated to date to the third quarter of the …
Submitted photo/Shane WalkerStaff and volunteers at The Salvation Army Cambridge expressed their thanks to Christ Episcopal Church for supporting the shelter dinner program on Dec. 9. Hannukah is …
Photo by Coty Jones PhotographySavannah Elzey will portray Clara in this year’s “The Nutcracker” by Eastern Shore Dance Academy. CAMBRIDGE — Eastern Shore Dance Academy, under the artistic …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanLane Methodist Episcopal Church is a landmark of African-American history on Taylors Island. TAYLORS ISLAND — Lane Methodist Episcopal Church is one of the few tangible …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanBethlehem Methodist Episcopal Church, on Hoopers Neck Road on Taylors Island, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. TAYLORS ISLAND — Bethlehem Methodist …
Submitted photo/Academy Art MuseumSeen above is “House Moving at Easton Point,” oil, by Bernard Dellario who won the Best in Show at the 2019 Academy Art Museum Members’ Exhibition. EASTON — …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanA congregation has been meeting at St. John’s United Methodist Church on Kirwan’s Neck Road since the 1700s. GOLDEN HILL — St. John’s United Methodist Church has …
CAMBRIDGE — Dorchester Center for the Arts announces the kick-off of the “50 for 50” Annual Appeal, with a goal of $50,000 in honor of the 50th Anniversary. It was spring of 1970 when three …
Submitted photoJay Meredith talks to visitors inside the Bucktown Village Store. BUCKTOWN — The monthly Heritage Partner Spotlight focuses on our Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area (HCCHA) …
Dorchester Banner/Dave RyanThe Vaughn M.E. Church has fallen into disrepair, but it was once a community center in the Oldfield area of central Dorchester County. OLDFIELD — The Vaughn M. E. …
Submitted photoPeony, a perennial which produces gloriously fragrant flowers, is one of the many plants available at drastically reduced prices in late fall. CAMBRIDGE — As the days grow shorter, …
Patrick Mahomes piled up some very big numbers at Arrowhead Stadium last week. Twice. Five days before throwing for four touchdowns and nearly 400 yards in the Kansas City Chiefs’ 33-31 …
Washington will start its third quarterback in nine games this season, and that’s only the start of the problems. Inconsistencies at that position and others contributed to a 2-6 record at the …