Government
PRINCESS ANNE — County residents who let their backyard chickens wander without restraint onto neighboring properties may find themselves cited by code enforcement if an amendment to the …
February is Black History Month, an observance meant to honor and celebrate the achievements made by African Americans throughout the history of the United States.
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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — BYU coach Mark Pope had just been given a technical foul late in the game, and the volume was quickly ramping up inside Allen Fieldhouse, where so many opponents over the …
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Environment
Striped bass  emergency regulations submitted  by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources to bolster the species’ spawning population were approved today by the Maryland General …
ANNAPOLIS — In early January, aerial survey teams of pilots and biologists from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service conducted their annual population …
Cops and Courts
PRINCESS ANNE — If you were charged with a crime, especially one related to cannabis, you may be able to have this information removed from your record. Shore Legal Access is holding an …
PRINCESS ANNE — A Princess Anne convenience store that failed an alcohol compliance check in November had its beer, wine and liquor license suspended for five days starting Thursday, Jan. 18. …
Kent County
DOVER – The Kent County Levy Court seems likely to implement a 20% fee increase for its sewer contract users, which was discussed as part of the county’s proposed FY25 Sewer Fund Budget …
DOVER — Dover Federal has joined forces with GreenPath to provide its members with free individualized counseling, guidance, and educational resources to help members understand the importance …
DOVER — Kent County Department of Public Safety Director Kevin Sipple, Deputy Chief John Tinger and Kent County Levy Court Commissioners Robert Scott and Terry Pepper awarded paramedic Michael …
Sussex County
GEORGETOWN — Citing the reasoning the county would prefer to have a say in where marijuana cultivation, testing and retail operations locate between municipalities rather than let state …
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He is “ye olde shoppe keeper,” spending time between customers at his Trappe, Maryland, bookstore pecking his computer keyboard in a musical cadence, two index fingers at a time.
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore will hold its annual Walk With Me & 5K Run Delmarva on Oct. 22 at Baywood Greens, Long Neck.
New Castle County
Delmarva Power announced it is extending its Sustainable Communities Grant Program application period through July 31. Since the program’s launch in 2020, the Sustainable Communities Grant …
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Delaware State News and the Dorchester Banner collected six best-of-show design awards and 16 overall first-place awards in the 2022 Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Association contest.
MILLSBORO – Mountaire Farms has dozens of $2,500 scholarships available for the children and grandchildren of employees, poultry growers, and grain producers. The deadline to apply is June …
Wicomico County
SALISBURY — Damage from December and January weather events has depleted the maintenance fund account for the Salisbury Zoo. City Council heard a plea from Allen Swiger, director of the …
SALISBURY – The City of Salisbury will match part of a Maryland Department of Transportation grant that will complete the design of the city’s Bike Network. At its meeting on Monday, …
In again honoring the ALS Clinic team, the national association thanked the team for providing...
Dorchester County
DOVER, Delaware – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced last week that USDA is investing a total of $770 million for 216 projects in 45 states, Puerto Rico, and …
Child abuse A married couple have been arrested in connection with the death of their child. On Feb. 21, at approximately 2 p.m., Cambridge Police Department detectives arrested a …
Maryland
ANNAPOLIS – As sea level rise changes the coastal landscape of Maryland in the future some existing wetlands will be submerged, while existing land will become wetlands. A state mapping …
Somerset County
The Lower Shore Progressive Caucus (LSPC) will hold a hybrid town hall with Democrat candidate for United State Senate Angela Alsobrooks, county executive of Prince George’s County, 6:30 p.m. …
SALISBURY — TidalHealth today changed its masking policies making it no longer mandatory to wear a mask at the patient’s bedside while inside either of its hospitals here or in Seaford as …
WESTOVER — If you’re soon to graduate with teaching credentials or want to make a change Somerset County Public Schools wants to hear from you. A Teacher Career Expo & School …
News
PRINCESS ANNE — The Somerset County Board of Education has two seats before the voters this election season and for District 4 it will be a rematch from four years ago as incumbent Troy S. …
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Larry Hogan’s recent decision to run for U.S. Senate comes as a shock to many of the state’s lawmakers — especially Democrats who worked with the former Republican governor and think he wasn’t all that cooperative with the legislature.
SALISBURY — Wicomico County Public Schools has joined a wide-ranging group of plaintiffs including Somerset County suing social media companies. Wicomico County Public Schools offered no …
State lawmakers are proposing legislation that cracks down on ticket scalping in Maryland, hoping to stop unfair ticket prices and bad actors in the resale market.
As lawmakers reviewed increasing Houthi attacks on ships in the Red Sea, anti-war protesters confronted a House of Representatives hearing Wednesday over U.S. military involvement in the Middle East.
CRISFIELD — The 46 small business owners in the city who will be receiving a $3,000 Small Business Retention Assistance Grant are reminded they now have a responsibility to keep track of how …
PRINCESS ANNE — Amendments to the zoning code approved by the Somerset County Commissioners that restrict the location of cannabis growers, processors and dispensaries to only industrial zones …
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EASTON — Leadership Maryland has announced its Executive Program’s Class of 2024 and it includes Lower Shore representation among the 52 participants from across the state with two …
PRINCESS ANNE — The School of Agriculture and Natural Sciences (SANS) at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore continues its free SANS Seminary Series with a look at “Space Food and …
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