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Major Lawsuit Filed A Year After Girl's Death During Boat Race

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A major lawsuit has been filed more than a year after a popular boat race left a 7-year-old girl dead and more than dozen people injured. 189 more words

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The Island

Our yearly quick day trip over the bridge to Kent Island to gorge ourselves on Maryland Blue Crabs – Yummy –  was a success today. In spite of the ominous weather predictions of storms, thunderstorms, and more storms, we had picture perfect weather. 69 more words

B/W

KIVFD FIREMEN'S CARNIVAL

This year, the Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department is hosting their annual carnival from Sunday, July 24 through the night of Saturday the 30th, when a fireworks display is scheduled to cap off the 2016 festivities. 393 more words

Eastern Shore

THE LOVE POINT HOTEL

Due to responses I had about my last blog post on old local postcards and the Love Point Hotel, I’d like to share here excerpts on the topic from my two nonfiction books published by The History Press, … 30 more words

History

OLD POSTCARDS

I’m not yet a card carrying member of the Ephemera Society, http://www.ephemerasociety.org/def.html, but I am a paper pack-rat.

Ephemera is “things that exist or are used or enjoyed for only a short time. 683 more words

History

QUEEN ANNE'S GRADS -1966, 1924 & 1906+-

Queen Anne’s County High School is located in Centreville, Maryland, the seat of my home county, and was built in 1966.

Under the guidance of Superintendent Harry Rhodes, the school was created with the desegregation of the nation’s educational system, twelve years after the Supreme Court’s Brown vs. 203 more words

History

KENT ISLAND TALES & TASTES

Kent Island Tales & Tastes, compiled by Editor Martha Lostrom, has been released by the Rotary of Kent Island, and this little book is filled to the brim with stories and recipes from the Chesapeake Bay’s gateway to the Land of Pleasant Living. 673 more words

Eastern Shore