New Horizons and Happy Painting

I’ve been really stuck on my recent obsession of painting Hamsas. And a dozen evil eyes too. Since the mid-term elections, and my hard work painting for the gallery, I like the idea of a happy thought, a wish for good things for others and the idea that a pretty little piece of art can in some way protect the holder from some harm. 79 more words

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…on the Shore can be quiet…


Photos: 83-year-old found guilty of embezzling

The 83-year-old former treasurer of the Onley Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company was found guilty of embezzlement.

View photos: http://interactives.wavy.com/photomojo/gallery/15298/1

Local News

Local business owner admits to $7M tax fraud

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A business owner on Virginia’s Eastern Shore says she conspired with others to use phony identities of illegal migrant workers to get more than $7.2 million in tax refunds. 91 more words

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Md. Residents, Farmers Squabble Over Chicken Farm

SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — A proposal to build a large-scale chicken farm has ruffled the feathers of residents in an Eastern Shore community.

Ben Nguyen, a grower for a Delaware food company, wants to build six chicken houses along a stretch of road on the east side of Somerset County. 365 more words


Following Environmental Justice: Steinweg to St. Brigid's

How do you define environmental justice? That was the question of the day on a brisk Friday morning at the Steinweg Port facility in the blue collar district of Baltimore. 1,057 more words

Signs And Symbols

I know that we should always be open to signs, the raptor that comes every November to hunt is really just a sign of bigger things. 55 more words

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