Greg Bassett

Don Rush

Tax abatement programs are nothing new. And, Salisbury is seeking to use one to development residential housing around its downtown area. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Greg Bassett, editor and general manager of the Salisbury Independent, about how effective they might be for the city. (Part 3)

Don Rush

The city of Salisbury is seeking a tax incentive program to development a residential area around downtown and it seeking enabling legislation in Annapolis. But there was some reluctance on the part of members on the Wicomico County Council to express support for the program known as the Hotel or Residential Incentive Zone. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Greg Bassett, editor and general manager of the Salisbury Independent, about that reluctance. (Part 2)

John Muller

This past weekend, Salisbury lost a historian. Linda Duyer was known to write about the city's past -- sometimes the difficult past -- and especially the African American community.

Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Greg Bassett, editor and general manager of the Salisbury Independent, who says her columns opened up a whole different understanding of the city he thought he knew.

On her Facebook page, she last wrote, "I'm wishing everyone I've known all the best."

One on One with Greg Bassett (PAC 14)

The sudden resignation of Ashley Teagle, executive director of the Wicomico County Library, took members of the County Council by suprise. Greg Bassett, editor and general manager of the Salisbury Independent, tells Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush that the resignation highlights the difficult relationship the library has had with county government. (Part 1)

PAC 14

The Wicomico County Council is set to meet on Friday afternoon at 5:30 to discuss the next steps in finding a new County Executive. The session comes after Dr. Rene Desmarais withdrew his name from consideration. In part two, Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talks with Greg Bassett, editor and general manager of the Salisbury Independent, about public pressure and Republican Delegate Carl Anderton's prospects.

Salisbury Independent

The decision by Dr. Rene Desmarais to withdraw his name has the Wicomico County Council scrambling to figure out its next step in the search for a new County Executive. Greg Bassett, editor and general manager for the Salisbury Independent, tells Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush that all of this has left the council in a political mess. (Part 1)

Salisbury Independent

A memorial service will be held Tuesday at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center for Bob Culver. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Greg Bassett, editor and general manager of the Salisbury Independent, about his legacy as County Executive.