Delaware to Host Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Public Hearings

September 30, 2009
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The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission will hold public hearings on Wednesday, Oct. 7 to hear public comment regarding proposed addendums to the Commission’s Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic striped bass, weakfish and shad. The hearings will be hosted by the DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife in the Richardson and Robbins Building...
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Kent County MD Chamber of Commerce Launches Redesigned Web Site

September 30, 2009
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The Kent County Chamber of Commerce announces the launch of their redesigned Web site. The site has a fresh new look that highlights our Chamber members, sponsors and events. New members can join online, and both new and renewing members can now pay dues, online! Members can also register/RSVP and pay for events online...
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Limited Space Available for “Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure” at Fort Delaware State Park

September 30, 2009
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A few spaces are still available for the DNREC Division of Parks and Recreation’s new series of recreational paranormal investigations at Fort Delaware State Park on weekends in October. Tickets for Saturday nights in October are in particularly short supply. The three-hour investigations (including boat travel time to the fort) are available by...
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Mid-Atlantic Power Pathway Office in Cambridge

September 30, 2009
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Pepco Holdings Inc., the parent company of Delmarva Power, announced today it will open a Mid-Atlantic Power Pathway office in Cambridge on Oct. 5. The office is designed to serve as an information center where area residents can get facts about the proposed high-voltage transmission line.
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Delmarva’s Population

September 30, 2009
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Sometimes I wonder how I come up with the strange thoughts I have. This one is easy. I was gathering information for a project that listed the 2006 population estimates of the incorporated municipalities in Delmarva. Since I found the figures I thought I’d take a closer look at them. Depending on whom you...
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Delaware Humanities Forum Annual Lecture and Anniversary Finale Features Dr. Carole Marks

September 29, 2009
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Delaware Humanities Forum Annual Lecture and Anniversary Finale Features Dr. Carole Marks Join Delaware Humanities Forum for its Annual Lecture on Monday, October 26, 2009 at 6pm, when Dr. Carole Marks will discuss her book, Moses and the Monster and Miss Anne. DHF’s final anniversary event embraces a number of themes reflected in its...
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Autumn Wine Festival – Salisbury MD – October 17-18

September 29, 2009
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Autumn Wine Festival Entertainment Schedule Unveiled Advanced Tickets are Now Available for Purchase Salisbury, MD – Do you love Maryland wine, the great outdoors and live entertainment? Wicomico Recreation, Parks and Tourism is excited to announce the entertainment schedule for the 7th annual Autumn Wine Festival, which will be held at Pemberton Historical Park...
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Shore Hospice Offers Workshop for Caregivers

September 29, 2009
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ONANCOCK — Hospice of the Eastern Shore, Eastern Shore Area Agency on Aging and Community Action Agency, and Shore Health Services are offering a workshop to help caregivers who are caring for someone with Dementia. This workshop will focus on legal and financial issues related to caring for a loved one with Dementia, including...
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United Way Campaign on the Shore – Dine Out Day

September 29, 2009
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On October 1, 2009, It’s United Way Dine Out Day on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. Community-minded restaurants in the area are enthusiastically joining United Way by donating a percentage of their receipts on Thursday, Oct. 1, from 4-8 p.m. The list of restaurants participating in the event is growing day by day. The first restaurants...
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Kratovil Tours Upper Shore Community Mental Health Center

September 28, 2009
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Rep. Frank Kratovil visited with patients and staff during a tour this afternoon of the Upper Shore Community Mental Health Center (USCMHC) in Chestertown, MD. Last month, the Maryland Board of Public Works voted to close the facility in an effort to save the state $2.7 million for the year and $7 million...
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MD ES Week 4 HS Football Scores

September 27, 2009
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James M. Bennett – 32, Kent County – 20 Queen Anne’s – 36, Stephen Decatur – 8 Kent Island – 26, Cambridge/South Dorchester – 7 North Caroline – 28, Wicomico – 21 Easton – 21, Col. Richardson – 18 Snow Hill – 43, Parkside – 6 Woodbridge – 29, Washington – 6
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Wilbur’s Corn Maze

September 26, 2009
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Wilbur’s Corn Maze 26 Sep 2009 – 25 Oct 2009 Visit Wilbur’s aMAZEing Adventures 28470 River Road, Millington, MD Shared Opportunity Service, Inc. a non-profit family support center in Chestertown, MD is hosting a Corn Maze Fundraiser. All proceeds will will benefit Kent and Northern Queen Anne’s County families through the services and programs...
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Ocean Downs Approved for Slots

September 26, 2009
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An 800-machine slots parlor at Ocean Downs racetrack near Ocean City was approved by a state panel on September 23, 2009. Owners hope to have the parlor up and running with around 600 machines by Memorial Day 2010. Read the story at: baltimore.bizjournals.com or Washington Post or The Dispatch It’s thought that by the...
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Bombay Hook to be on Delaware’s Quarter Highlighting National Treasures

September 26, 2009
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Delaware’s House of Representative Michael Castle introduced the bill that became the America’s Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Coin Act of 2008. It was passed by Congress, and signed into law in 2008. The coins will highlight 56 national treasures one for each state and territory in the United States. The mint will begin...
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Halloween Happenings

September 26, 2009
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Halloween around the Delmarva Peninsula. Last update September 26, 2009.
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Cambridge Historic Ghost Walk – Saturday’s Through October

September 26, 2009
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Historic High Street in Cambridge, MD will soon teem with ghosts, folklore, fact and fantasy when the Dorchester Center for the Arts begins hosting weekly-spirited walks for tourists and residents. Scheduled to begin on Saturday, September 26, the hour-long ghost walk will take place at 8:00 p.m. every Saturday night through the end of...
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Oktoberfest at Rehoboth

September 25, 2009
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Oktoberfest is celebrated in Germany beginning the end of September with a two-week beer bash, dancing, and oom-pah bands. Rehoboth restaurants are getting into the act this year on Friday, October 2 through Sunday, October 4 to continue a tradition downtown.
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Quiet Resorts Birding Weekend, October 16-18, 2009

September 25, 2009
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Birding enthusiasts are flocking to register for the second annual Quiet Resorts Birding Weekend, October 16 through 18. The event, organized by the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce (BFACC) offers boat tours, paddling expeditions, and hiking treks throughout the Bethany Beach/Fenwick Island area and nearby birding hot spots. The field trips offer opportunities to...
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Congressman Kratovil to Host Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

September 22, 2009
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Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Frank Kratovil will be hosting a foreclosure prevention workshop this Saturday afternoon at Maces Lane Middle School in Cambridge, MD. The workshop is open to any residents of Maryland’s First Congressional District currently facing or at risk of facing foreclosure. Counselors and representatives of major lenders will be on...
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Family Day 2009

September 22, 2009
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Wondering what you can do today to reduce the likelihood that your child(ren) has a substance abuse problem tomorrow? Gather around the dinner table!
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HS Football Scores – September 18, 2009

September 19, 2009
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High School Football scores for the week ending September 18, 2009
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