Chesapeake Housing completes 500th project

Chesapeake Housing Mission completed its 500th home repair project on Sunday, the construction of a wheelchair ramp leading up to the front door of Madeline W.’s home in Wicomico County, a safer alternative to the steps that have become increasingly difficult for her to negotiate. Madeline, a 73-year-old widow, has lived in her home for […]

Hyperbaric Center wins another Distinction Award

Peninsula Regional Medical Center physicians, leaders and clinicians were again honored recently with the Center of Distinction Award, which was presented to Peninsula Wound & Hyperbaric Center by Healogics, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent […]

Nominations sought for CFES annual awards

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore annually celebrates local philanthropic service through its annual awards. Announced each November, these awards are considered among the most prestigious philanthropic service honors in the Lower Shore region. Recipients must first be nominated for an award and then selected by a committee of community volunteers CFES is now […]

Hudson Behavioral Service offering expanded programs

For four decades, Hudson Health Services has been quietly helping thousands of patients across Delmarva recover from substance abuse. But, beginning this week, it is taking a more visible stance through its rebranding as Hudson Behavioral Health. Not only is there a new name and brand, Hudson is offering an expansion of services.  “Today is […]

CHC’s Perinatal Center wins top accreditation

Chesapeake Health Care’s Perinatal Center has been awarded ultrasound practice accreditation from the Ultrasound Practice Accreditation Council of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. Based in Salisbury, Chesapeake Health Care earned three accreditations in the areas of first, second, and third trimester obstetric ultrasound. This is the first time that our Perinatal Center has […]

Rotary Club establishes Little Libraries

The Rotary Club of Wicomico County is pleased to announce that we have partnered with the Little Free Library Organization to build and install five “Little Libraries” in Wicomico County.  These are currently being installed at the following locations: Tide Mill Apartments. Hebron Savings Bank on Nanticoke Road.  Hebron Savings Bank in Hebron. Bank of […]

After decades, house of dreams is finally completed

Years ago, it was a peculiar sight from Mount Vernon Road, west of Princess Anne. Across a field of early autumn’s golden weeds, near the edge of the woods, sat a two-story wooden house with an end of brick. It was distinctive with its patterned wall of red and blue bricks and massive chimney. The […]

Coastal Hospice launches ‘Honor An Angel’ program

Coastal Hospice has initiated a new annual fundraising initiative, “Honor An Angel.” The program will recognize people who inspire us to make our community a better place. Donors will be able to share stories of angels in their lives; expressing love, respect or appreciation for family members, friends or special people while at the same […]

After decades, Salisbury family members unite

Two baby boomers from Salisbury embarked on a journey the last weekend in June that was decades in the making. The destination was Salisbury Park Road in Hague, Va. It’s where Sharon Hutcheson and her husband spend part of their summer in a quaint Depression-era cottage overlooking the Potomac River where it meets the Chesapeake […]

The faded ghost of a Chevy becomes an object of beauty

When remains of the 1922 Chevrolet Coupe 490 were coming down Deal Island Road on a rollback, it looked as though it was on its way to a landfill. Plenty of rust, no roof and worthless flat tires, the skeleton of the car lost even more of its peeling paints as it shook in the […]