News
Vending machines in Maryland can now stock everything from allergy relief to some contraception along with candy or chips under a new state law. Over-the-counter medications, which can be bought off …
The Maryland State Police Homicide Unit arrested a Dorchester County man on Oct. 18 in connection with a shooting in Wicomico County that injured a woman and claimed the life of a 42-year-old …
No one was prepared for the havoc COVID-19 wreaked in the months after public health officials declared a pandemic and civic leaders directed everyday life be brought to a standstill. UMES senior …
WESTOVER — Somerset County Public Schools Policy 600-32 titled "Administration of Medication" is being amended by the Board of Education to include medical cannabis. The vote on first reader …
PRINCESS ANNE — Somerset Crossing, the newest commercial development in Princess Anne, received approval from the Somerset County Sanitary Commission for its water and sewer plan. Located …
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Sports
The Wor-Wic Community College Foundation recently held its annual 5K Run/Walk for Wor-Wic, along with the 2021 Law Enforcement Team Cup Challenge, at the college campus in Salisbury. The Wicomico …
SALISBURY — The Wicomico High School Indians (2A) beat the Cambridge-South Dorchester High School Vikings (1A) on Friday, 28-7. The win was WiHi’s first over Cambridge in several seasons, …
Scholastic sports from its modest beginnings in the mid 1800’s has evolved into one of America’s favorite pastimes. School attendance became mandatory during this period, Massachusetts …
Business
O’Hara named to lead Village of Hope Donna Pierce O’Hara has joined the Village of Hope as the new full-time President/CEO. O’Hara will be leading the organization in …
NEW CASTLE — Friendly Ice Cream Corporation is proudly supporting Easterseals Children’s Therapy programs through a special Halloween campaign. Supporters of the Friendly’s …
Crisfield
After the story "Forgotten Hero" appeared in Maryland and Texas newspapers, I gathered even more information about Chaplain David Long Quinn and his wife, Dorothy "Dot" Davis Quinn. A search that …
CRISFIELD — Fifteen months after it was created a slate of nominees announced by Mayor Barry Dize to be the first members of the Crisfield Economic Development Commission were approved Sept. 8 …
The 74th National Hard Crab Derby program is online at https://crisfieldtimes-md.newsmemory.com/?special=Hard+Crab+Derby    
SALISBURY, N.C. — Food Lion in Crisfield has joined other regional locations to implement its Food Lion To Go grocery pick up service. Customers can now order groceries online and have then …
Neighbors

TidalHealth vaccinates 2,658 people at drive-thru flu event

TidalHealth recently held its Salisbury Drive-Thru Flu Clinic for a 27th season at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium. Free seasonal quadrivalent flu vaccinations were administered to individuals 13 years of …

Delmar is first stop for ‘Edgar Allan Poe: The Dark Side’ tour

Terror. Torment. Murder. Madness. Supernatural forces. All these and more come into play in the writings of Edgar Allan Poe, a Boston native who was a Maryland resident at the end of his life. His …

Somerset County firefighters inducted into Hall of Fame

PRINCESS ANNE — A long-time member and leader of the Princess Anne Volunteer Fire Company was one of two Somerset County volunteer firefighters to be enrolled into the Eastern Shore of Maryland …
Things to Do

Allen Lion Club Pit Beef Dinner set for Nov. 14

For more than  60 years, the Allen Lions Club has held an annual Pit Beef Dinner with an extensive menu from time-honored recipes …

Things To Do: Allen Asbury drive-thru bazaar is Saturday

Delicious homemade chicken salad, soups, oyster sandwiches and baked goods are on the menu for the Mostly Drive-Thru Fall Bazaar of …
A Purple Martins' bird house near River Street in Whitehaven.

Wicomico Sunrise Photo Walk set Saturday in Whitehaven

Amateur and professional photographers are invited to join Wicomico County Tourism this month for a Wicomico County Sunrise Photo Walk …
Schools
WESTOVER — The last time a parent addressed the Somerset County Board of Education in person and without an appointment was at the September 2020 meeting. Matt Lankford spoke to the board …
MT. VERNON — In 1921, the all wood, two-story Mt. Vernon High School was the largest structure in the community and one of the biggest in Somerset County. It was so imposing in the …
PRINCESS ANNE - NOAA, through its Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions recently renewed an agreement that will provide $30 million in grants over five years to support …