• April 29, 2016

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Good year for Bay grass

EASTON — State and federal Chesapeake Bay cleanup partners announced Thursday, April 28, that the acreage of Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay underwater grasses increased nearly 30 percent between 2014 and 2015.

Friday 04/29/2016
Good year for Bay grass
Updated: April 29, 2016 - 11:46 am

EASTON — State and federal Chesapeake Bay cleanup partners announced Thursday, April 28, that the acreage of Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay underwater grasses increased nearly 30 percent between 2014 and 2015.

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Volunteers wanted for National Women Build Week
Posted: April 29, 2016

DENTON — Women in Caroline and Queen Anne’s counties and surrounding areas are invited to help address the need for affordable housing throughout the community during Habitat for Humanity’s ninth annual National Women Build Week. Tuckahoe Habitat for Humanity is one of more than 300 Habitat affiliates nationwide hosting Women Build projects with support from Lowe’s, Habitat’s longtime partner in the event.

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Friday 04/29/2016
Raises, money for schools top budget talks
Posted: April 29, 2016

CENTREVILLE — More money for the Queen Anne’s County Public School system, more money for Department of Public Works employees and removing money in the budget reserved for the South Kent Island Sewer project were concerns citizens expressed during the second of three budget hearings Tuesday, April 26. Tuesday’s hearing at the Liberty building in Centreville was also the constant yield hearing.

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Hospital services important, officials told
Updated: April 29, 2016 - 11:59 am

SUDLERSVILLE — On Sunday afternoon, April 24, the eighth and final “listening session” sponsored by University of Maryland Shore Regional Health System was held in the large mutli-purpose room at Sudlersville fire house. Of the 15 people attending, most were in their late 40s or older.

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Queenstown man wins big prize at Cash Bash
Posted: April 29, 2016

CENTREVILLE — The fifth annual Cash Bash, a fundraiser by the Goodwill Fire Company, was held Saturday, April 23, from noon to 6 p.m. at the Goodwill Firehouse with a large crowd on hand.

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May 17 deadline to file for Church Hill commission
Posted: April 29, 2016

CHURCH HILL — The deadline is fast approaching for anyone interested in becoming a candidate for town commissioner in Church Hill.

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May Day Celebration in historic Stevensville on May 7
Posted: April 29, 2016

STEVENSVILLE — A May Day Celebration is planned for Saturday, May 7 in the Historic Stevensville Arts and Entertainment District that includes a number of family events, including a May Day Basket Contest, Kids May Day Baskets, and a May Pole Dance.

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Thursday 04/28/2016
State school board dismisses 4 appeals from QA
Updated: April 29, 2016 - 12:00 pm

CENTREVILLE — The Maryland State Board of Education has dismissed three appeals concerning the decision of the Queen Anne's County Board of Education not to renew Superintendent Dr. Carol Williamson's contract or offer her an interim contract, according to a memorandum published by local school board member Annette Dimaggio on her Facebook page Thursday, April 27. The state board also dismissed a fourth appeal regarding the hiring of attorney Susanne Henley.

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Preliminary report issued on fatal KI plane crash
Updated: April 28, 2016 - 12:06 pm

STEVENSVILLE — The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a preliminary report on the April 19 crash of a small plane on Kent Island that killed two people.

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Parents ask state school board to intervene
Updated: April 28, 2016 - 7:35 pm

CENTREVILLE — More than a dozen Queen Anne’s County residents traveled to Baltimore Tuesday, April 26, to speak to the Maryland State Board of Education about their anger and frustration at the local school board’s decision not to renew Dr. Carol Williamson’s contract as superintendent of schools and the board’s subsequent actions.

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Werner might face tough race in First District
Posted: April 28, 2016

EASTON — Republican voters vastly outnumbered Democrat voters in Maryland’s First Congressional District during the primary election on Tuesday, April 26.

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Wednesday 04/27/2016
Harris wins Republican nomination
Updated: April 27, 2016 - 9:20 pm

EASTON — U.S. Rep. Andy Harris secured the Republican nomination for Maryland’s First Congressional District, while the Democratic nomination saw Harford County attorney Joe Werner take a close win.

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