Autumn Wine Festival is this weekend at Pemberton

Taste wines from across the state of Maryland here in Wicomico County when the Autumn Wine Festival returns to Pemberton Historical Park this weekend. The 16th annual Autumn Wine Festival will take place Oct. 20-21. The Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism event, which is produced in partnership with the Maryland Wineries Association, offers festivalgoers […]

Sea Gulls go to 6-0 with Homecoming win

Salisbury football pushed its win streak to 18 straight victories on homecoming games under coach Sherman Wood as the Sea Gulls downed previously undefeated Montclair State University, 17-15, on Saturday afternoon in a tough New Jersey Athletic Conference showdown. Salisbury used early scoring a stifling defense to secure the victory and stay unbeaten in 2018. […]

Wicomico dealing with overnight storm flooding

Tropical Storm Michael brought the expected high winds, heavy rains and anticipated flooding to Wicomico County overnight Thursday and into Friday. Flooding was visible in areas where it has become accustomed in recent years: the Canal Woods complex and neighborhood, Route 13 north of Priscilla Street, Salisbury City Park, down Nanticoke and Pemberton roads, and […]

SU International Center named for Dudley-Eshbach

Salisbury University today spotlighted the global vision of President Emerita Janet Dudley-Eshbach by remaining its Center for International Education in her honor. “The opportunity to learn and live in another country was an extremely important, formative aspect in the development of my own values and intellectual growth,” Dudley-Eshbach said. “Because I firmly believe that higher […]

Good Beer Festival on tap Friday night, Saturday

The Good Beer Festival will have a fun new vibe this year, as it moves to a Friday and Saturday – this weekend – at Pemberton Historical Park in Salisbury. The Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism festival is in its ninth year. There will be 100 craft brews, live music, food and craft vendors, […]

WSW breast cancer awareness walk is Saturday

For the 17th year, Women Supporting Women will be hosting their Walk for Awareness at Winterplace Park on Saturday. Still ringing in their 25th Anniversary, Women Supporting Women has a wide array of events like this one scheduled for October, also known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Survivors and friends are encouraged to form teams […]

Salisbury’s crime rate decreases at rapid pace

If it seems like crime is down in Salisbury and the city is becoming safer, a new national report confirms that feeling. Saying he’s pleased that a study indicates Salisbury is becoming safer faster than any other city in the country, Mayor Jake Day this week credited Police Chief Barbara Duncan and her force. Salisbury […]

Forums to test Executive, Senate contenders

The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, Greater Salisbury Committee and Institute for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement at Salisbury University will host two forums for candidates for Wicomico County Executive and Maryland State Senate for District 38. The events will be in the Wicomico Room in the Guerrieri Student Union at Salisbury University. At 7 […]

Bottinelli to lead National Folk Festival group

The National Council for the Traditional Arts Board of Directors — the national group behind the National Folk Festival that was just held in Salisbury — has announced that Lora Bottinelli has been selected as the organization’s new Executive Director. Bottinelli is an experienced arts leader, administrator, fundraiser and folklorist who comes to the NCTA […]

Sea Gulls flawless in shutout at William Patterson

The Salisbury University football team took to the road for its first away contest of the season to square off against William Paterson University. The Sea Gulls blanked the Pioneers 42-0, their second shutout this season, for their third New Jersey Athletic Conference victory of the season. Jack Navitsky and De’John Broadwater each posted 100-plus […]