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Downrigging Weekend Lighted Boat Parade Registration is Open

September 26, 2017
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Wondering what to do with those 675 strings of Christmas lights bagged away in the basement? If you have a boat on a trailer, a roll of duct tape and The Vision, you are on the way to riches and stardom, sort of. And it is all courtesy of The Sultana Education...
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Washington College Project Analyzes Risk Perception Among Residents of the Eastern Shore’s Communities Most Vulnerable to Sea Level Rise

August 28, 2017
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Streets and yards are awash on Smith Island during this high tide. Credit David Casagrande

Three Washington College students spent the summer asking residents on some of the most vulnerable lands of Maryland’s Eastern Shore whether they were concerned about rising waters in their communities. The students learned that how people perceive the risk associated with the issue is nuanced and complicated, deeply enfolded in their sense of place,...
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Easterseals Walk With Me Event Is October 15, 2017

July 31, 2017
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Register your team for the fifth annual Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore “Walk With Me Delmarva” event to be held on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at 3 p.m.
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Pursuing a 430-Year-Old Cold Case, WC’s Starr Center Fellow Andrew Lawler’s Research Focuses on the Roanoke Colony

July 12, 2017
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Mysteriously inscribed on an abandoned stockade post, the word “Croatoan” lives on in our collective memory–a lone, lingering remnant of “The Lost Colony” of Roanoke, North Carolina. The story of the 115 European colonists who, in 1587, set out to settle in the new world and then inexplicably “disappeared” in the American wilderness has...
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Children’s Advocates Commemorate National Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 27, 2017
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To commemorate April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month, children’s advocates from organizations throughout the five county region recently placed 61 blue ribbons, each representing a child served by the Talbot County Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) the past year, on a tree at University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton.
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10th Annual Tim Kern Sporting Clays Tournament benefiting the Tim Kern Memorial Foundation

February 1, 2017
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The Tim Kern Sporting Clays Tournament will be held at the Hopkins Game Farm in Kennedyville, Maryland on Saturday, April 1st 2017.
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Compass Regional Hospice Announces the Launch of its Campaign, Charting Our Course Together

January 27, 2017
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Pictured are (left to right) Dianne Pappas, Pete Pappas; Campaign Committee Co-Chair, Kathy Deoudes; Campaign Committee Co-Chair, Nick Deoudes, and Heather Guerieri, Compass Regional Hospice, Executive Director. - Submitted Photo

On Wednesday, December 14 over 100 guests attended an event which revealed Compass Regional Hospice’s campaign, Charting Our Course Together, and the organizations vision for the future. The event was held at Annie’s Paramount Steak and Seafood House in Grasonville. Guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, provided by Annie’s, and mingled with Compass Regional Hospice board...
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Community Crab Basket Christmas Tree in Rock Hall

December 22, 2016
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After several friends suggested to the Town of Rock Hall and Mayor Brian Jones that a Community Crab Basket Christmas Tree be constructed for the holiday season, a master plan was quickly put in to motion for a new Rock Hall tradition.
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Queen of the Roses 5K Walk/Run at the Harry Potter Festival

August 16, 2016
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QUEEN OF THE ROSES 5K WALK/RUN EVENT August 16, 2016 (Chestertown, MD) Over nine years ago, the young women of Alpha Omicron Pi sorority, Sigma Tau Chapter at Washington College, suffered a tragic loss. Jasmine Queen, a beloved sorority member from Bowie, Maryland died unexpectedly of a pulmonary embolism, just one week before moving...
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Pirates and Wenches Fantasy Weekend 5K is August 14, 2016

July 31, 2016
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Rock Hall Pirates & Wenches Weekend puts the FUN in FUNDRAISER with a 5K Run/Walk to benefit Character Counts of Kent County (CCKC), a non-profit organzation that encourages strong ethical values throught the six pillars of character. Proceeds will be given to CCKC to support its in-school programs.
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