Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area

Dogwood Ridge Books

2018-09-28T13:43:14+00:00

The blessings Ann Foley finds living in beautiful but isolated Elliott Island are reflected throughout her writing. But she is especially appreciative of the opportunity to experience vestiges of life that remain from a time before there was a bridge over the Chesapeake Bay. (Click headline above to read more.)

Dogwood Ridge Books 2018-09-28T13:43:14+00:00

Heritage Business – Suicide Bridge

2018-08-30T10:28:13+00:00

We continue our monthly Heritage Business Spotlight with Suicide Bridge Restaurant! The restaurant - which started as a shack about 60 years ago - is now a thriving business known for its seafood, with seating for 400, riverboats and events like boat docking competitions. (Click the headline above for more.)

Heritage Business – Suicide Bridge 2018-08-30T10:28:13+00:00

Heritage Business – Bay Country Shop

2018-07-30T16:01:11+00:00

We continue our monthly Heritage Business Spotlight with Bay Country Shop! This boutique began as a hunting and fishing store at the edge of the Choptank River bridge. Today, with an elegant and eclectic array of merchandise, it might seem like quite a transformation. But the shop has always been grounded in its roots. (Click the headline above for more.)

Heritage Business – Bay Country Shop 2018-07-30T16:01:11+00:00

Heritage Business – Blackwater Adventures

2018-07-30T16:01:03+00:00

This month, we introduce our new Heritage Business Spotlight, which will recognized a Dorchester County business with deep ties to the Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area. Our first designee is Blackwater Adventures, which embraces a family love for the Chesapeake that goes back to the 1600s. (Click headline above for more.)

Heritage Business – Blackwater Adventures 2018-07-30T16:01:03+00:00