Governor orders masks in all public places, starting Friday

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday that — based on the state’s data-driven approach — the expansion of the statewide masking order and a public health advisory for all out-of-state travel. The governor also unveiled contact tracing data showing that family gatherings are the most common high-risk gathering and working outside the home is the […]

Demonstrators voice anger, grief in Cambridge

Demonstrations have taken place across the nation following the May 25 killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, and Cambridge has joined the list. A protest took place Saturday at the corner of Route 50 and Maryland Avenue, as local citizens voiced their anger and grief at the deaths of black men in police custody. On […]

Police investigating man’s death after Cambridge chase

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a Talbot County man who ran from a traffic stop Friday afternoon in Cambridge. Troopers said he was later found one-half mile away and was transported to the hospital where he died. The man is identified as Larry D. Ross Jr., 37, of Easton. He was pronounced […]

Report sightings in Bay with DolphinWatch app

Scientists from the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science are asking Marylanders to report dolphin sightings in the Chesapeake Bay. Whether from land or sea, porpoise spotters can download the free Chesapeake DolphinWatch app for iPhone and Android and report the time and location – and even upload a photo or video. See where […]