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Bank Robbery Suspect Wearing Wig & Sunglasses Wanted On Kent Island

KENT ISLAND, Md. (WJZ) — The Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a bank robber.

Investigators say the woman pictured above got away with an undisclosed amount of cash from the Bank of America on Shopping Center Road on Kent Island. 127 more words

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CHESTER, MD: KENT ISLAND’S EASTERN SHORE

Kent Island has two zip codes.

21666 is the code for Stevensville. 21666 borders the Chesapeake Bay and includes all that land from the tippy-top of the fabled Love Point down to the legendary southern extremity of Bloody Point. 746 more words

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Osprey Return To Oyster Cove & Kent Narrows Area

All is good for now, but a whirlwind of activity has occurred since my last post, limiting my personal computer time at home.  Amidst that time also included a vacation to South Carolina and Florida in search for R&R and warmer temps (got great R&R but wasn’t too much warmer lol).  623 more words

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EASTERN SHORE PROFILE - JACK COURSEY

“I remember,” Jack Coursey says with a chuckle, “when there were a dozen oyster houses at Kent Narrows and one restaurant. Now there are about a dozen restaurants and one oyster house.” 921 more words

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The 'Bloody Point' Mary

Murderous pirates? Indian massacres? Battles over land? There are many tall tales about how Bloody Point, the southernmost tip of Kent Island, got its name. Shaun and I both grew up in the Kent Island area and over the years we have heard nearly a dozen different stories about how the name came to be. 442 more words

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This weekend, it's been one year since Robin Pope disappeared in Maryland. There aren't any suspects. Can we solve this? (And what of Wayne Pope?)

Sunday is March 2 (damn), and thusly, a year ago Sunday Robin L. Pope disappeared in Maryland. Here are the basic details but essentially, she was living with her husband (Wayne Pope) until December of 2012 in Stevensville, Maryland. 782 more words

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