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MD Transportation Authority Anticipates Heavy Traffic during long 4th of July Weekend

June 28, 2017
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With the summer travel season underway and the July 4th holiday falling on a Tuesday this year, the MD Transportation Authority (MDTA) anticipates heavy traffic volumes on the Bay Bridge Thursday, June 29, through Tuesday, July 4, 2017.
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Online Access to Newark City Council Meetings Increases

June 28, 2017
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In an effort to maintain open access to local government, the City of Newark has partnered with Livestream to increase options for viewing Council meetings online. This partnership enhances current online access to live council meetings via Facebook Live, which the City began providing...
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Delaware promoting Operation Dry Water June 30-July 2, 2017 to help prevent boating under the influence and save lives on the water

June 27, 2017
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL DOVER (June 26, 2017) DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police today announced Delaware’s active participation in Operation Dry Water, an annual nationwide enforcement and education campaign aimed at preventing alcohol- and drug-related boating accidents and...
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Bellevue State Park to celebrate its 40th anniversary

June 27, 2017
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Bellevue State Park is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and the staff and the Friends of Bellevue State Park invite the public to join the celebration with all...
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Army Corps of Engineers Accepting Comments on Environmental Assessment for Navigation Improvement Project on Smith Island

June 27, 2017
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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District has opened a public comment period ending July 7 for an environmental assessment for a navigation improvement project at Rhodes Point...
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Talbot Declares Independence from Substance Abuse

June 26, 2017
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The towns of Easton, Oxford and St. Michaels are including purple fireworks this Independence Day for Talbot Goes Purple, a new program aimed at combatting substance abuse in our...
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DelDOT Suspends Road Projects 4th of July

June 26, 2017
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To accommodate heavy traffic during the 4th of July, the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) will suspend planned construction-related lane closures at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, July 3 until...
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DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife announces arrival of 2017/18 Delaware Hunting & Trapping Guide

June 20, 2017
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DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is pleased to announce publication of the 2017/18 Delaware Hunting & Trapping Guide.
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Senior Summit Raises $10,000 for Talbot County Department of Social Services

June 19, 2017
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Photo: Pictured are the 2017 Senior Summit Committee members: Lee Newcomb, TCDSS; Ruth Sullivan, TCC President; Kelley Werner, TCDSS; Cheryl Blades, TCDSS; Shari Blades, TCDSS Assistant Director; Cheryl Younker, TCDSS; Debbe Fairbank, TCDSS; Jennifer Wright, TCC, Event Chairperson and Education Chair; and Amy Steward, TCC, Vice President. Absent from the photo are Glory Aiken, TCC Board Member; Mary Wilson, TCC Board Member; Linda Webb, TCDSS Director; and TJ Jones, TCDSS.

Talbot Community Connections (TCC) and the Talbot County Department of Social Services (TCDSS) hosted the second annual Senior Summit on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the Talbot Community Center...
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DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police investigate personal watercraft accident on C&D Canal

June 16, 2017
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DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police are investigating a personal watercraft (PWC) boating accident in the C&D Canal near Summit Bridge Tuesday afternoon that injured a Middletown...
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Three Maryland Communities Receive Funding to Mitigate Flooding

June 16, 2017
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he Maryland Department of Natural Resources will provide $125,000 total to three communities to reduce the impact of tidal flooding. These competitive Community Resiliency Grants will help local governments...
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Ocean City Receives Advice Letter from Attorney General on Matter of Toplessness

June 15, 2017
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The letter, which was requested when the Worcester County State’s Attorney’s Office received a request from a woman who believed it was her constitutional right to be bare-chested...
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Unsanctioned Event Expected Late July in Ocean City

June 14, 2017
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The Ocean City Police Department is advising residents and visitors to expect an unsanctioned event that will bring college-aged visitors to Ocean City on July 21-23, 2017.
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City of Newark Implements Changes for Visitors to Municipal Building

June 14, 2017
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With a continued focus on its commitment to service excellence, the City of Newark recently modified the layout of the municipal building to better serve its customers.
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DNREC to update community June 19, 2017 on Hockessin Ground Water Plume Site investigations

June 14, 2017
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Representatives from the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), with support from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) will...
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Berlin Men Arrested for Armed Robbery

June 13, 2017
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The Ocean City Police Department recently arrested two men from Berlin, MD for an armed robbery that occurred on Friday, June 9, 2017.
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Maryland State Police Arrest Somerset County Man For Rape of a Minor

June 13, 2017
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Maryland State Police investigators from the Princess Anne Criminal Enforcement Division arrested a Somerset County man today on charges related to the rape of a minor.
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Rally for Recovery in Easton Draws Strong Showing

June 13, 2017
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Recovery for Shore's Rally for Recovery, held Saturday June 3, 2017 in downtown Easton, drew a diverse crowd of those in recovery and their family and friends along with...
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Salisbury to Hold Silent Vigil for Brooke Mulford

June 12, 2017
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It is further ordered that on this night, Monday, June 12th, 2017, there be a silent vigil at the fountain in the Salisbury City Park, from 7:30 p.m. to...
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Three Month Investigation into Fentanyl Laced Heroin in Dorchester County Ends With Arrest

June 12, 2017
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On Thursday, June 7, 2017 members of the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office, Cambridge Police Department, Dorchester County Narcotics Task Force and the Dorchester County States Attorney’s Office executed 3...
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Suspect Sought In Second Salisbury Shooting

June 10, 2017
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State and local police are searching for the person or persons responsible for a second overnight shooting in Wicomico County that left a Salisbury man dead.
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