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Two vying for Galena council seat
StarDem.com / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 04:30:00 -0500
GALENA — In appointing someone to fill a vacancy within their ranks, town council members have a choice between a real estate agent and an insurance agent.

DelDOT prepares for tonight, tomorrow
Cape Gazette / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:30:51 EST
Crews and officials for the Delaware Department of Transportation are preparing for a winter snow storm, forecast to reach Delaware early Thursday morning. Snow accumulation could reach two inches in Sussex County, while less than one inch of snow is expected in Kent and New Castle counties. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Sussex County, to be in effect between 10 p.m. ...

Christie tells CPAC crowd he shouldn’t be counted out
StarDem.com / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:02:00 -0500
OXON HILL (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie sold himself to a room of conservative activists Thursday as a fighter who shouldn’t be counted out as he mulls a run for president in 2016.

‘Jihadi John’ identified as London-raised college grad
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:00:00 -0500
LONDON — The world knows him as "Jihadi John," the masked, knife-wielding militant in videos showing Western hostages being beheaded by the Islamic State group. On Thursday, he was identified as a Lon

Paul McCartney announced as Firefly headliner
Cape Gazette / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:40:00 EST
Firefly fans may be amazed that Paul McCartney really is coming to Firefly Music Festival. After weeks of speculation that McCartney would be the third headliner, Red Frog Events announced Feb. 25 that McCartney will make his first Delaware appearance at the Woodlands in Dover. “We're not only excited, but honored, to have Paul McCartney join us at The Woodlands this year,” Firefly Music Festival Director Greg ...

Pens hold on to late lead, beat the Caps
StarDem.com / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:33:00 -0500
Penguins 4 — Capitals 3

Viera Journal: Bryce Harper’s confidence stands out as Nationals enter 2015 season
WashingtonTimes.com / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:25:52 -0500

VIERA, Fla. -- It's hard to get worked up about a February press conference in baseball. There's so much time between now and October, not to mention the five weeks of meaningless games between now and Opening Day on April 6. It's impossible to dub anything that happens now, short ...

Notebook: North, South alumni to meet at Roundball Classic
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:23:00 -0500
Right after the spring sports season is scheduled to begin, the winter season will hang around for one more weekend, thanks to the 10th Roundball Classic.

Maryland rockfish poacher could face federal prison sentence
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:45:00 EST
On Friday, two men with a fondness for Maryland's Tilghman Island will gather for a hearing in a wood-paneled federal courtroom in downtown Baltimore.

Nationals’ Bryce Harper: ‘I’m going to bring back a title to D.C. no matter what’
WashingtonTimes.com / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:13:06 -0500

VIERA, Fla. — On the day before the Washington Nationals' first full-squad workout of 2015, Bryce Harper ambled into the dugout at Space Coast Stadium and took a seat amid the cameras. He stared straight ahead as he painted a vivid picture: A fearless 22-year-old hoisting the Commissioner's Trophy at ...

Jacoby Jones’ replacement as return specialist might not be on Ravens roster
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:15:00 EST
With the release of Super Bowl XLVII hero Jacoby Jones officially beginning the Ravens’ offseason activity, the team appears to have created another need for itself.

Md. bill would hold gas drilling companies strictly liable
StarDem.com / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:37:00 -0500
ANNAPOLIS (AP) — A measure under consideration by state lawmakers would hold natural gas drilling companies liable for damages in Maryland.

Obama steps up pitch for trade, exports, targets Democrats
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:00:00 -0500
WASHINGTON — Relying on Republicans and going against the grain of his own party for his legislative successes has not been much of a go-to play in President Barack Obama’s game plan.

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