Business, Events, Family, Police/Fire, Politics

Chesapeake Gateway Chamber of Commerce salutes hometown heroes

ESSEX, MD—A local chamber of commerce recognized some very important individuals last night. On Thursday evening, the Chesapeake Gateway Chamber of Commerce held its 14th annual Salute to Hometown Heroes. Members of the organization gathered at the Eastern Yacht Club to honor fire, police, military, hospital, and other local heroes who have shown courage in the face of a disaster …


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Middle River Lighted Boat Parade 2018 sets sail this weekend

It’s that time of year again. The 2018 edition of the Middle River Lighted Boat Parade sets sail on Saturday, November 24th. The Middle River parade of lighted boats is the largest in the Mid-Atlantic and the fifth-largest in the U.S. The annual event is organized by Jim High and Pat Williford of the Baltimore Boating Center. The parade can …