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Reminder – Maryland State Offices Closed on September 4, 2009

September 4, 2009
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As part of the Budget Adjustments made by Governor Martin O’Malley Maryland State Offices are closed on the Friday before Labor Day, September 4, 2009. However State Courts will be opened. Maryland Parks are opened this weekend and will be looking forward to visitors.
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Cecil County Receives Program Open Space Funds

August 31, 2009
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It wasn’t all bad news that came out of Maryland’s Board of Public Works. Cecil County received s some Program Open Space funds: · $155,600 to replace dangerous and old playground equipment with new play structures and a cushioned playground surface, as well as renovating an existing log cabin used by the Boy Scouts...
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Frank Kratovil and Ag Secretary Announces Stimulus Funding for the Eastern Shore of Maryland

August 29, 2009
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Rep. Frank Kratovil and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that $1,231,000 will be made available in funding for both rural water projects and community facilities on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
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Another Hit to Kent County MD – State Budget Cuts

August 28, 2009
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One of the decisions that was made at this week’s Public Works Board was to close the Upper Shore Community Mental Health Center in Chestertown Maryland. This 40 bed facility is constantly full and will have around 200 patients filtering through it each year. All of these patients are uninjured, but are in need...
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A National Park in Delaware

August 22, 2009
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It’s 2009 and there has been National Parks for over 100 years, but of the 391 National Parks none of them is in the State of Delaware. Isn’t it about time that they had one? Virginia’s Eastern Shore has one, Assateague Island National Seashore which they also share with Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Sen. Tom...
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Mardi Gras Weekend in Downtown Rehoboth Beach

February 18, 2009
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Dear Friends, DON’T MISS OUT ON A FANTASTIC REHOBOTH BEACH WEEKEND! Please come to Rehoboth Beach, DE from February 20-22, 2009 for Mardi Gras weekend.  Over a dozen restaurants are offering Mardi Gras menu specials! Buy your tickets for the Chef Showdown and Gumbo Cook Off today.   Tour Downtown Rehoboth Beach while enjoying all the...
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Your News Here

January 17, 2009
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Let us know about a non-profit event that’s happening near you on the Delmarva Peninsula and we will post it here. Want to spread the news to others about things happening in your neighborhood. We are looking for this type of stuff too. events@shoretobefun.com
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The Progressive Farmer Magazine Names Best Rural Place to Live

February 8, 2008
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And their winner is Kent County, Maryland For more information: http://www.progressivefarmer.com/farmer/bestplaces/ And the readers are asked to vote for their favorite: http://www.pfbestplaces.com//default.asp?pageAction=Vote
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