Downtown cafe adds new location in airport

SALISBURY, MD.- One local downtown cafe is expanding, adding a location at the Salisbury Airport. Together Cafe says they were given the opportunity last year but wanted to wait until the time was right. Owner Vicente Hernandez says Customers can expect their same menu favorites at new location. “It seems...
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Salisbury, MDWBOC

Salisbury Convenience Store Cited After Failing Alcohol Compliance Check

SALISBURY, Md.- A routine compliance check conducted Wednesday by the Wicomico County Alcohol Task Force resulted in a Salisbury business being cited for underage alcohol sales. Wednesday's operation involved the use of task force cadets for sales to underage persons at various licensed establishments throughout the county. Richard Gardner, chief...
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Lewes, DECape Gazette

Dave D’Ignoti promoted to manage Grotto Pizza Grand Slam Lewes

Grotto Pizza announced that Dave D’Ignoti has accepted a promotion to lead the team at Grotto Pizza Grand Slam in Lewes and is relocating from his former position at Grotto Pizza Grand Slam in Seaford. D’Ignoti, an employee for over 13 years, will manage the daily operations of the restaurant...
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Crab Cake sale at Wheatley Methodist Church

Fisherman’s Inn Crab Cakes will be on sale on Saturday, June 26 at Wheatley Methodist Church, located at intersection of MD Rt. 313 and Wheatley Church Road outside Galestown (two miles north of Sharptown and two miles south of Eldorado). Takeout includes: crab cake on roll, chips and “sweet”. Suggested...
Worcester County, MDThe Dispatch

Liquor License Requests Approved

SNOW HILL – Officials approved the transfer of the liquor license formerly held by BJ’s on the Water to the connections of Atlantic Beach House this week. The Worcester County Board of License Commissioners (BLC) on Wednesday agreed to transfer the license once held by BJ’s on the Water to Windward OC LLC. Though there were some concerns voiced by area residents, attorney Joe Moore, representing Windward OC, assured neighbors of Atlantic Beach House that the proprietors didn’t want to create noise problems.

Jimmie & Sooks reopens; bar area recognizes heroes

CAMBRIDGE — A staple of downtown Cambridge is reopening as longtime Jimmie & Sook’s owners Amanda Bramble and Tim Wright will team up with fellow entrepreneurs Tammy and Tracy Lynndee at the restaurant’s Poplar Street location. Bramble plans to remain involved in the business she started 12 years ago by...
Long Neck, DECape Gazette

Paradise Grill kicks off summer by giving back

After what its owner termed “the worst year we’ve ever had,” Paradise Grill in Long Neck decided to open early this year with a tribute fundraiser for a favorite customer. Cpl. Keith Heacook, the Delmar police officer who was killed in the line of duty in April, loved going to...

Melson UMC Chicken BBQ

Melson UMC will be holding a Chicken BBQ on June 26, starting at noon on Melson’s Rd., Delmar, Md. Meal includes chicken BBQ, mac n’ cheese, green beans, and a roll for $12. First come, first served. Homemade ice cream will also be available for purchase.

Family roots are key in reopening of Jimmie & Sook’s in Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE — When a classic restaurant reopens in downtown Cambridge this month, it will do so with a new twist. Longtime owners, Amanda Bramble and Tim Wright of Jimmie & Sook’s have joined forces with fellow Cambridge entrepreneurs Tammy and Tracy Lynndee to reopen and reinvent the restaurant Bramble launched 12 years ago. The founder is going to remain involved, but Bramble is moving to a behind-the-scenes role.

Local restaurant reopens doors with added family roots

CAMBRIDGE, MD. – In Cambridge, one staple restaurant is re-opening, but with a twist. Jimmie and Sooks has served Dorchester County for over 12 years and is coming back with new members added to management. Owners say, the scratch kitchen is rooted in family, love, and heart-felt home cooking. Although...

Alcohol and gray matter

For years there has been a recommendation that a glass of wine with dinner was beneficial. However, on May 12 a study out of Oxford raised doubts about the impact of moderate drinking. They looked at MRI images that were done during 2006-2010. They found those studies that were of...

Mid-Shore Commerce: Federalsburg’s Federal Brewing Takes Another Step

The area’s favorite kombucha manufacturer is once again going after your heart (actually your entire immune system). Gayle Galbraith from the Federal Brewing Company in Federalsburg announced that she’s expanding her well-known kombucha business and adding a line of CBD health-based products. The last time we spoke to Galbraith, at...
Ocean City, MDOcean City Today

OC resident combines wine, reading into new business

(May 28, 2021) Mickie Meinhardt found her calling for reading, writing and natural wines in New York City. Now she’s bringing her collective knowledge to Ocean City and channeling it into a new venture — The Buzzed Word. Meinhardt, a native of Ocean City, secured the liquor license for the...
Ocean City,

Former Mast Restaurant owner hits 96 years

(May 27, 2021) To celebrate the 96th birthday of WWII veteran Sheila Hurst, who launched the Mast Restaurant and Hotel in West Ocean City with her late husband, Capt. Ed Brex, in the 1960s, area first responder agencies joined a drive-by ceremony last Wednesday at her Sunset Avenue residence. “It...
Worcester County,

Covid-19 restaurant outdoor seating permits extended

Ruling allows expansion to accommodate restrictions. (May 27, 2021) The Worcester County Commissioners approved an extension for temporary outdoor seating permits until 60 days after the county lifts its state of emergency declaration on May 18. “These programs were developed last year,” said Development, Review and Planning Deputy Director Jennifer...
Ocean City, MDOcean City Today

BLC approves multiple new establishments

(May 28, 2021) The Worcester County Board of License Commissioners approved several liquor licenses for multiple new businesses on May 19 that will bring some new establishments and concepts to town. OC Eatery is a food court concept bar and eatery that is moving into the space previously occupied by...