Talbot County Traffic Safety Operation

On Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, a joint traffic safety operation was conducted in Talbot County. The agencies that participated in this operation were the Maryland State Police Easton Barrack, Police Communications Officers, Talbot County Sheriff’s Office, Talbot County 911 Center, Easton Police Department, and Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration. K9 […]

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Governor’s Office Connects Mid-Shore Small Businesses with State Contracting Opportunities

Buyers from various State agencies connected with the small business community in Maryland’s Mid-Shore region yesterday during the Ready, Set, GROW! Procurement Connections Workshop held at Chesapeake College in Wye Mill – the first of its kind on the Mid-Shore. Attendance exceeded expectations, drawing nearly 90 small business owners and entrepreneurs. “Doing business with the […]

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Seven Books Named as Finalists for the 2018 George Washington Prize

(George Washington Prize) Seven books published in 2017 by the country’s most prominent historians have been named finalists for the George Washington Prize. The annual award recognizes the past year’s best-written works on the nation’s founding era, especially those that have the potential to advance broad public understanding of early American history. “Understanding the first […]

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Delaware offers produce safety trainings to help farmers meet FSMA requirement

The Delaware Department of Agriculture is offering two one-day courses in March to help farmers growing fruits and vegetables comply with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule. “About 1 in 6 Americans gets sick each year from foodborne illness,” said Secretary of Agriculture Michael T. Scuse. “The Food Safety Modernization Act is […]

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History Happy Hour Lecture with Lauren Sibberman

On many First Friday’s in Chestertown the Historical Society of Kent County opens the evening with a History Happy Hour Lecture. For March, which is also Women’s History Month, the Historical will host author Lauren Sibberman at the Bordley History Center. Ms. Silberman is the deputy director for Historic London Town and Gardens. She is […]

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Kent County Arts Council’s Heroin & Healing: An Exhibition Project Opens March 2, 2018

Heroin & Healing: An Exhibition Project. Opening Reception, First Friday, March 2, 2018 from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Raimond Arts Building in Chestertown, MD The Kent County Arts Council and New Day Campaign present a new exhibition created to address the stigma of addiction and open the door to healing for families and […]

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Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism Director Announces Free Museum Tickets to Maryland Volunteers for Black History Month

(Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism) In celebration of Black History Month, the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism Director, Van Brooks, announced that free tickets are available to the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park, the National Great Blacks in Wax Museum, and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum for Maryland volunteers. The initiative has been […]

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Pete Lesher will be the Lunch & Learn Speaker in St Michaels on March 5, 2018

Pete Lesher, the chief curator for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be the Lunch & Learn speaker for the St. Michaels branch of the Talbot County Free Library on Monday, March 5, 2018 at noon. Lesher will give an illustrated talk on the stunning black-and-white work of Dutch-born photographer Robert de Gast. His photography […]

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Biggs Celebrates a Quarter Century with 40,000 “Quarters for Kids” from Del-One

Today, the Biggs Museum of American Art and Del-One Federal Credit Union announced a new partnership entitled “Quarters for Kids” to help celebrate the Biggs Museum’s 25th Anniversary year (2018). To kick-off the program, Del-One has invested $10,000 in the Biggs Museum to fund special programs and field trips at the museum for underserved children […]

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Compass Regional Hospice to Offer Two Grief Support Groups; Begin in March

Compass Regional Hospice is offering two new grief support groups for individuals, 18 and older, who have experienced any type of loss. Both groups will meet every Tuesday, beginning on March 20 through May 8, 2018. The grief support group in Caroline County will meet from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at St. Luke’s United […]

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