News
DOVER — A diverse coalition has called upon state leaders to come forward with specific redistricting hearing dates by Tuesday, when the first and only announced hearing is taking place.
NEWARK — ChristianaCare announced Monday the loss of approximately 150 employees who did not fulfill the health system’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement by Sept. 21. Dr. Janice Nevin, …
LEWES — Military life as it was during World War II along coastal Delaware came to life Saturday through re-enactment, demonstration, and education during Delaware Defense Day at Fort …
DOVER — Just like 50 years or so ago, the experience in the Vietnam War was a shared one this past week. Members of “Dustoff” helicopter crews reminisced in a reunion billed as …
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Sports
STEVENSVILLE — The Cambridge-South Dorchester High School (1A) football Vikings traveled to Kent Island to play the Buccaneers (2A) on Friday, falling 48-7. The Vikings came into the game 2-1, …
CAMBRIDGE — They saved their scoring for the second half, but when they started, the Cambridge-South Dorchester High School Vikings overwhelmed the visiting James M. Bennett Clippers, 32-14. …
PRINCESS ANNE — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Athletics mourns the loss of former Maryland State University Football and NFL star Roger Brown who has died at the age of …
Business
CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Dorchester Chamber of Commerce were joined by elected officials and guests Saturday at Sailwinds Park to celebrate the Chamber’s 100 years of business advocacy …
CAMBRIDGE — President of Fairchild Properties LLC Charlie Fairchild announced on Saturday plans to build around 300 homes in Cambridge. The development will be called The Tides at Rivermarsh, …
Neighbors

Crisfield's Oliver 'Tuts' Lawson a featured exhibitor at Ward Museum

SALISBURY — The Ward Museum opens a new exhibit “Oliver ‘Tuts’ Lawson: A Retrospective” this Friday, Sept. 24 with a reception 5 to 7 p.m. This debut display features …

Town, senator honor Preston woman for community events

PRESTON -- The Town of Preston and Maryland Sen. Addie Eckardt awarded Phyllis Frase with a Certificate of Appreciation for all she has done for Preston. In the past few years, Mrs. Frase …

29th Annual Native American Festival returns to Vienna

VIENNA — A September tradition returned to Vienna over the weekend, as the 29th Annual Native American Festival once again took place on the banks of the Nanticoke River. The festival, hosted …
Things to Do
Chesapeake Film Festival opens with a VIP reception Oct. 1.

VIP reception will launch 2021 Live Chesapeake Film Festival

EASTON -- The Chesapeake Film Festival opens its 2021 Live Festival with a VIP reception in the courtyard of the Eastern Shore …

Free opportunity to learn about the USDA’s Heirs Property Relending Program

PRINCESS ANNE — University of Maryland Eastern Shore Extension is offering a free, online event Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 11 a.m. …
Lighthouse in Pink by Matt Szychowski, Showcase 2021 vendor

Showcase arrives Sunday September 26

CAMBRIDGE - Sunday, September 26 heralds the return of the Annual Dorchester Center for the Arts Showcase event, held from noon until …
Schools
PRINCESS ANNE — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore moved a step closer to meeting President Heidi M. Anderson’s goal of being a “Top 10” historically black institution …
Dorchester County students, staff, parents, community:In more ordinary times, the end of our second week of the new school year might seem a little early for a review and assessment, but these are …
PRINCESS ANNE - The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Extension is the recipient of over $200,000 in grants to implement the Extension Collaborative on Immunization Teaching and Engagement …
Opinion
The Delaware Nurses Association, founded in 1911, has and continues to represent, lead, develop and advocate for all of Delaware’s 25,000-plus nurses in their pursuit of optimizing health, …
Here is the Question of the Day: Did you attend the Firefly Music Festival? What was your personal highlight?Join the conversation below and see what others have to say! You can sign in to World …
On Sept. 14, the Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice hosted a town hall on being White in a multicultural society. Both Black and White panelists were aware of the greater struggles of …
The following is an open letter from Dorchester County Recreation & Parks Director Mike Diaz to the Dorchester County Council. COVID Mitigation Strategy for Recreation & ParksDorchester …
September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. This is when all of us need to step up and do more to reach out to others who need help. We can do more to prevent suicides. The American …
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
When the requisite number of states ratified the Constitution, steps were taken to implement it. However, the combination of missing or vague language and the need for quick action made the first few …