If you live or play on the Chesapeake Bay, you know how important water is to the environment, the seafood industry, recreation, and well-being. Dive deep and gain new insights at “Water/Ways,” a traveling Smithsonian exhibit coming to Cambridge Oct. 19-Nov. 30. But this is much more than an exhibit.... (click on headline for more)
Heritage Partner Spotlight: The Friends of Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge strive to preserve Dorchester County heritage by working for the protection, preservation and enhancement of our public lands. (Click the headline to read more.)
Six individuals and heritage partners will be honored during the annual Heritage Area Awards Reception on Oct. 24 for their roles in helping to preserve and promote Dorchester County’s local culture. The program also will include displays from heritage partners who received mini-grants to develop heritage-related projects or events.
Student winners of the Dorchester 350th Anniversary Art and Essay Contest received their awards during the celebration program on Sept. 22 at the Dorchester County Courthouse. (Click the headline to read more and see pictures of the winning artwork.)