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West Frederick Middle School honor roll
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
The following students have been named to the honor roll for the first marking period of the 2014-2015 school year at West Frederick Middle School:

In the spirit of giving
StarDem.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:00:00 -0500
EASTON — For years, Easton’s Neighborhood Service Center has been giving away meals so low-income families can enjoy their holidays. The tradition continued this year on Friday, Nov. 21 — nearly a wee

A November fly fishing outing to New York
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
For the third consecutive year, members of the Potomac Valley Fly Fishers, or PVFF, have made the Oak Orchard Creek in western New York State the destination for the group's November fly fishing outin

Locavore movement causes deer hunting increase across country
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A decadeslong national decline in the number of hunters has prompted states to tap into a new group of hunters — people who demand locally produced food, but don’t know the firs

Mom struggles to provide for son with Asperger
StarDem.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:30:00 -0500
Henry is a 14-year-old boy who suffers from Asperger syndrome in addition to ADHD. Even though he tries to fit in, he finds it hard to interact with other children and make friends. He ends up spendin

Adkins to hold Holiday Wreath Sale Dec. 6
StarDem.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:30:00 -0500
RIDGELY — Ring in the season with local greenery for a beautiful Eastern Shore holiday. Adkins Arboretum will hold its annual Holiday Wreath Sale on Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Arboretum Visitor’s Center

The seed bank of a forest
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
Much of our wooded land has been forest for up to 100 years or so. Over that time trees, shrubs, and other plants have gone through their yearly cycle of growth including dispersal of seed.

N.J. online gambling underwhelms in first year
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Internet gambling in New Jersey has been underwhelming in the year since it began, and it is now under attack by opponents looking to shut it down, even as it provides a sma

Wye Oak seedlings; deer hunting
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
Descendant seedlings of trees from Maryland's famed Wye Oak can now be ordered from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Orders will be delivered this spring, with a history of the tree and a

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