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Cecil County Life

Cecil County Life Summer 2018 issue

Jun 06, 2018 11:40AM ● By J. Chambless
A self-portrait of John Dixon taken during the first day of photography class that he teaches as part of the recreational therapy program at the Perry Point VA

Life to Lens

The photography of John Dixon


The book was largely developed through a collaboration between novelist and book coach Michele Chynoweth and the authors son Ron Photo by Richard Gaw

Pop's book

Vincent Taylor, a longtime resident of Sassafras Neck, spent years documenting the life of a small town. His children brought words to completion in a tale of life the way it used to be Read More » 


Ming Vincenti the community outreach coordinator for the VA Medical Center also oversees the museum at the site

Saluting a rich history 

A grist mill at Perry Point holds a museum dedicated to veterans and the history of a remarkable property Read More » 


Artist Marijke van Buchem with her sun totem sculpture in her backyard garden She credits the Cecil County Arts Council as supporting her artwork by offering classes and groups throughout the year

A career in clay

Elkton artist Marijke van Buchem pursues a wide range of styles in her lifelong creative quest Read More » 


Winemaker Jacques van der Vyver Owner Brenda Dedrick and Marketing Director Abigail Miller at Chateau Bu-De Winerys new tasting room Photo by Richard Gaw

The architecture of a very long and incredible dream

Since it opened last October, Chateau Bu-De's tasting room has become the stunning centerpiece for a vision to bring wine lovers – and recognition – to the banks of the Bohemia Read More » 


Jeff Safko the owner and head coach at Modern Duelists Fencing Academy offers a pointer to one of the students Photo by Steve Hoffman

En Garde!

At the Modern Duelists Fencing Academy in Elkton, pupils learn the finer points of competitive fencing, which is one of the oldest sports in the world Read More » 


Dr Manuj Agarwal with the linear accelerator a device most commonly used for external beam radiation treatments for patients with cancer

Preventing, detecting, treating and healing

Union Hospital keeps world-class cancer treatment close to home Read More » 



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