Paddlefest newest event at Janes Island State Park

CRISFIELD — Pull out those paddles. Janes Island State Park introduces its first annual Paddlefest and the Janes Island Challenge on Saturday, Oct. 1, starting at 8 a.m. For experienced …

Saving a major Wicomico County historical landmark just got easier for a committee that’s just finished developing a comprehensive plan to continue restoring Old Green Hill Church. Located …
CRISFIELD — The coronavirus pandemic in 2020 upset a lot of things, including the cancelation of the J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake after more than 40 years. When it returned in 2021 …
WESTOVER — High school seniors who will be non-voting members attending the monthly meeting of the Somerset County Board of Education were introduced last month by Jill Holland, supervisor of …
News
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will begin fall trout stock in early October. The department will be stocking thousands of hatchery-raised brown, golden, and rainbow trout in …
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is currently accepting bids for the 2022-2023 trapping season at several Wildlife Management Areas and other public lands. Deadlines for submitting bid …
WESTOVER — For the second consecutive year, Somerset County Public Schools served a record number of students through educational summer programming  — an integral part of the …
PRINCESS ANNE — Plans are being finalized and registration is now open for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Extension Small Farm Conference slated for November 4-5. The annual event …
CRISFIELD — The Capt. John Smoot Chapter of the Maryland Society, Sons of the American Revolution will host a cruise Thursday, Oct. 6 from Crisfield to the site of the Battle of Kedges Straits …
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The last thing visitors to the Cambridge Farmers Market might expect to encounter is a shark on the banks of the Choptank. But those venturing close enough to Matthew Brady's stand to sample his …
SALISBURY — If you live in Somerset or Worcester counties you may be eligible for assistance with closing costs when buying a new home through a program offered by Salisbury Neighborhood …
CAMBRIDGE – Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina, a waterfront resort located on 342 acres of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, is recognizing its 20-year anniversary.  …
Sports
CRISFIELD — The first-ever varsity soccer game under the lights at Crisfield High School starts 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6 when the Crabbers host the Vikings from Cambridge-South …
The Mike Sterling 10K Race has been a fixture in Crisfield since its inception in 1980, the event is held every Labor Day weekend in conjunction with the annual National Hard Crab Derby. This …
The lights are in place at the stadium field at Crisfield High School and plans are for the first night games ever during the fall sports season which also sees the introduction of girls’ …
At Horn Point Lab's touch tank, children can observe and touch the critters that make the Chesapeake Bay their home.

Explore the Shore through science: open house Oct. 15 at Horn Point Lab

CAMBRIDGE – The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science’s Horn Point Laboratory invites the public to a free open …

Crab Derby parade Sept. 3 returns to its West Main Street route, entries wanted

CRISFIELD — The 75th National Hard Crab Derby Committee returns the parade to its route along West Main Street with trophies awarded …
Fruits of Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking'. Photo: M. Talabac, UME

Fastest Aronia berry picker can earn $200 Amazon gift card at UMES Extension event

PRINCESS ANNE — An Aronia berry picking contest will be held 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Aug. 26 at the UMES Research and Education Farm …
One of the signboards that will be displayed during the Stars & Stripes Fest on July 2 in Crisfield.

Stars & Stripes event celebrates America's independence, Crisfield's 150th

CRISFIELD — Crisfield celebrates Independence Day and the 150th year since its incorporation with a Stars & Stripes Fest 4 to 9 p.m. …
Coops to Co-ops on Peggy Neck Road, between Eden and Princess Anne.

Using natural plant dies in fiber artistry is class topic at Coops to Co-ops Market

EDEN — Coops to Co-ops at 31140 Peggy Neck Road north of Princess Anne has a special educational program during the regular Saturday …