All Aboard!

Snow Hill’s Corddry Company Crossing Model Railroad Club
Is Miles Of Fun — And Then Some
The elaborate train display on the second floor of Pocomoke River Canoe Company already stands approximately 40’x20’ and has 1.16 miles of track for nearly a dozen model trains to run on. But store owner Barry Laws says there is always room for more.

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Industry Innovators

Hoopers Island Oyster Company, known internationally as a “seed to shuck” trendsetter, is on the forefront of oyster harvesting and equipment sales
If you can’t beat Hoopers Island Oyster Company in growing the healthiest, most flavorful oysters on the Eastern Shore, co-founder and managing partner Ricky Fitzhugh welcomes you to join them. Whether the nearly decade-old Cambridge business stands alone or faces competition in the oyster industry,

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Lessons Learned

THE TIDES HAVE TURNED Bennett Mumford has navigated his way to becoming a major player in the competitive regional oyster industry.
When College Life Wasn’t For Him, Bennett Mumford Turned To The Waters For An Education — And Found A Calling In Running His Own Ship 
A briny oyster, perhaps dappled with hot sauce or a horseradish-cocktail saucy combination,

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On The Job Training

Photo by Gary Reich
Photographer Jay Fleming Continues His Documentation Of The Chesapeake, While Sharing His Passion With Others
Chances are, you know of Jay Fleming or his work. If somehow neither was true prior to reading this issue, you clearly do now. His contribution to Coastal Style’s “Oyster Issue” was significant — and is his documentation of the Chesapeake Bay,

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