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SCHOOL DAYS 1905-1972

Looking through past issues of The Bay Times, old-time photographs were often submitted by local people who thought their family, friends, and neighbors might be interested in seeing themselves and loved ones from back in the day of one room school houses. 201 more words

History

THE CHESAPEAKE BAY FERRIES (1919-1952)

In the winter of 1971, BAY TIMES writer Ralph Hoyt wrote a series of articles about the ferry systems that operated across the mid-Chesapeake Bay in the first half of the 20th century. 479 more words

History

THE END OF THE LOVE POINT HOTEL

The November 19, 1965 issue of the Bay Times newspaper featured a sad obituary:

The Eastern Shore’s famed Love Point Hotel was no more.

Built at some point around the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, the Love Point Hotel was a grand resort on the northern tip of Kent Island, Maryland, at the conflux of the Chesapeake Bay and the Chester River. 568 more words

Nostalgia

Maryland + Washington D.C., June 2016

The United States : one of my biggest dreams. For a long time, I had dreamt about going to the USA, thus it was obvious that I was going to travel there some day, however I didn’t think that it would happen that soon ! 546 more words

Travels

Getting some speed back above water at the Across the Bay 10K

It’s always fun to have the opportunity to cross the Chesapeake Bay Bridge on foot, and I had a great time doing just that this morning at the… 1,233 more words

My Races

OCTOBER NEWS ROUNDUP

10/15/70 REPRINT OF QUEENSTOWN WHARF FROM EARLY 20TH CENTURY

POLITICS 1970

QACHS HOMECOMING 1973

MORE SCHOOL NEWS

A BIG WEDDING OF POPULAR TEACHERS

CLAM FEST 1970… 20 more words

Nostalgia

MY EASTERN SHORE HALLOWEEN STORY

In my twenties, I had many different jobs. For years, I worked as both a real estate agent and a bartender.

On Maryland’s Eastern Shore, a region with a long and legend-saturated history, a real estate agent is certain to eventually encounter a home with a reputation for being haunted. 1,038 more words

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