Bob Culver: Investing in our past to preserve the future

If you’ve tried the new restaurant on North Division Street recently, you’ve noticed that its name and its décor celebrate the historic nature of Downtown Salisbury. Called “Olde Towne,” the walls are decorated with old photos and stories that detail the humble beginnings of our community. There are few buildings Downtown that represent Salisbury and […]

Bob Culver: Zoning decisions key to poultry house debate

In recent months, Wicomico County has experienced an increase in the development of large scale chicken houses known as CAFOs (concentrated animal feeding operations).  Many county residents have expressed concern over health and environmental impact as well as economic impact on their property, both residential and commercial. With so much misinformation and misconceptions being circulated, […]

Bob Culver: Put more thought into old Bennett Middle options

Thank you for providing this opportunity for me to respond to Mike Dunn’s recent opinion article — “We deserve a Bennett that’s completed right.” Let me be clear right from the beginning: Mr. Dunn is not correct in stating that I put forth a proposal that said “don’t build the track/football complex.” What I am […]