Million-dollar smile.

BEDCO Chairman Bob Massey (right) smiles after receiving a check for $1.2 million from state Sen. Robert Venables.

Photo by Michael Sullivan

Independence Day in Laurel - Laurel will once again play host for an Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration. This year Laurel is celebrating its 200th anniversary and the celebration will be bigger than ever. See special section in this edition.

Riverfest success - Beautiful weather and the efforts of countless volunteers made Riverfest 2002 a great success. See photos on pages 19 and 30.

Delmarva Auto Alley - Pages 8 - 11. Featuring Delmar racing news