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Five companies vying to build downtown parking garage
NewarkPostOnline.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:00:00 -0400
Five companies have submitted proposals to build a parking garage behind the Main Street Galleria, city officials confirmed this week.

Ground broken for new courthouse
StarDem.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:30:00 -0400
CENTREVILLE — Elected officials, past and present, county employees and citizens of Queen Anne’s County gathered at the worksite of the new Circuit Courthouse in Centreville at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, for the official groundbreaking.

Md. National Guard holds avian flu exercise in Queen Anne
StarDem.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:30:00 -0400
QUEEN ANNE — The avian flu had spread from Indonesia onto the Eastern Shore of Maryland, the World Health Organization raised the alert level and the governor directed the Maryland National Guard to assist the effort to contain the disease.…

Despite courthouse space issues, Harford moves ahead with selecting additional circuit judge
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
Nine lawyers have applied for a new Harford Circuit Court judgeship, joining three candidates from the last judicial nominating process, as the move to fill the post goes forward without any imminent improvements in court facilities to accommodate a sixth judge. The Harford County Judicial Nominating...

FCAR presents $10,000 to Faith House
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:00:00 -0400
Frederick County Association of Realtors members have been hard at work all year, raising funds for several Frederick charities. On June 15, representatives of the Community Service Committee of the association presented a check for $10,000 to Kathryn Schey, director…

Lawsuit filed in fatal Thunder on the Narrows crash
StarDem.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 04:00:00 -0400
STEVENSVILLE — A federal lawsuit was filed Thursday, Aug. 25, seeking damages in the 2015 Thunder on the Narrows crash that killed 7-year-old Julianne Rosela of Chester. The suit was filed by 14 spectators and Julianne’s estate. The Coast Guard…

Cover crop workshop set for Aug. 30
StarDem.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:30:00 -0400
WYE MILLS — University of Maryland Extension will hold a Cover Crop Management Workshop from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 30 at Chesapeake College, Room HPAC 127. Kent County Agricultural Educator Nate Richards will serve as host.

Major overhaul of Aberdeen’s train station desirable but not easily done, mayor and senator say
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
Aberdeen city leaders and their state senator agree the ancient Amtrak/MARC train station needs a major overhaul, but how to pay for it and when it will happen are questions for which they say there are no ready answers. "That station should be a hallmark," Sen. Robert Cassilly said. Mayor Patrick...

QA school bus drivers still without contract
StarDem.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:30:00 -0400
CENTREVILLE — With less than a week before students head back to school in Queen Anne’s County, school bus drivers still don’t have a contract. Without a contract, buses won’t be transporting anyone Monday, Aug. 29, when students in grades…

Tilted Kilt to host fundraiser cruise-in for cancer patient
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:30:00 -0400
Tilted Kilt Frederick and DMVC5+ Camaro Club will host a fundraiser, Kilts for Kathryn, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at TK Frederick, 5605 Spectrum Drive. Activities will include a car, truck, jeep and motorcycle cruise-in, live music, a…

Local organizations receive grants from Md. Heritage Areas Authority
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:30:00 -0400
On July 7, the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority voted to approve nearly $2.7 million in funding for heritage tourism projects across the state. Of the 52 projects funded in this competitive state program, three organizations in the Heart of the…

Intensive summer dance workshop welcomes dancers from Bermuda
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:30:00 -0400
It was almost one year ago that a group of students from Mid Maryland Performing Arts Center traveled to Bermuda to attend a two-week summer dance intensive at In Motion School of Dance. Anxious to reciprocate, MMPAC hosted four dancers…

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