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Prayer vigil against gun violence planned
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 02:15:00 -0400
CENTREVILLE — St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 301 S. Liberty St., Centreville, will hold a prayer vigil against gun violence at noon Sunday, March 25. The event will be hosted by St. Paul’s Micah Ministry, a social justice group dedicated to…
Mobile planetarium brings night sky to SES youngsters
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:15:00 -0400
SUDLERSVILLE — Despite the size of space and its planetary and celestial inhabitants, students from Sudlersville Elementary School learned how when all people look up at the night’s sky they see the same things, maybe just at different times of…
Seeman presents $138.1 million draft budget
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:30:00 -0400
CENTREVILLE — Residents of Queen Anne’s County got their first glimpse at the upcoming budget as Finance Director Jonathan Seeman presented the first draft to the commissioners during their Tuesday, March 13, meeting in Centreville.
Talbot Council OKs first phase of Easton Elementary project
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:30:00 -0400
The Talbot County Council approved the documents initiating the first phase of construction for the new Easton Elementary School. Project coordinators also provided and update on the project's 18-month timeline and budget at the council's March 13 meeting.
Talbot students join in national walkout
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:30:00 -0400
Several dozen students from Talbot County Public Schools walked out of their classes on Wednesday, March 14, the one-month anniversary of the shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school.
MSP prepares for increased St. Patrick’s Day patrols
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:30:00 -0400
As St. Patrick’s Day approaches on Saturday, March 17, Maryland State Police are urging those who plan to celebrate with alcohol to be safe and smart, and avoid impaired and distracted driving.
Thomas appointed to serve on Talbot County Board of Elections.
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:30:00 -0400
Wadella Chase Thomas of Easton has been appointed to serve on the Talbot County Board of Elections.
Deputies make arrests, issue citations
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:10:00 -0400
EASTON — Deputies from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office made several arrests and issued citations in the first half of March.
ShoreRivers launches online water quality map
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:45:00 -0400
EASTON — ShoreRivers has launched RiverWatch, an online, interactive digital map of synchronized water quality information.
Senior Expo set for March 23
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:50:00 -0400
WYE MILLS — The 2018 Senior Expo, presented by The Star Democrat, and sponsored by Regent Healthcare, University of Maryland Shore Regional Health and AARP Maryland, will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 23, in the…
Family Boatshop program offered in May, August
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:10:00 -0400
ST. MICHAELS — The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering two more sessions of its Family Boatshop program, on Saturdays, May 12 and Aug. 4.
ESLC to host climate conference
StarDem.com / Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:15:00 -0400
EASTON — The Eastern Shore Land Conservancy is following up its sold-out 2017 “Unsinkable Shore” conference with “Culture, Climate, and Change: How social factors shape the climate dialogue,” which will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April…
Columbia-based Rethink Water sees growth in boxed water for kids
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 24 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST

Amid concerns about the use of plastic in bottled water, a relatively new Columbia-based brand might have found a sweet spot for rapid growth.

Three years ago, two college friends launched Rethink Water, a fast-growing brand of highly purified water sold in a recyclable box.

The brand got picked...

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