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DOOMED PROGRESS - THE CHESAPEAKE BAY HYDRAULIC MODEL

The Chesapeake Bay Hydraulic Model, envisioned, designed, and constructed by the Army Corps of Engineers in the late 1970’s, was created to replicate the fluid dynamics of the Chesapeake Bay, one of the world’s largest and most complex estuaries. 982 more words

History

Negative splits at the Across the Bay 10K

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On Sunday, I earned my fourth piece of the medal puzzle at the Across the Bay 10K, the annual race across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. 946 more words

My Races

Wharf

The Crab Deck on Kent Island. On and off rain. The water looked soft under the tumble of clouds. Three gulls whirled up, only to resettle on the glassy surface. 21 more words

Summer

1917 - KENT ISLAND vs. THE UNITED STATES

Courtesy of Kent Island Heritage Society

It was one hundred years ago.

1917.

The end of summer.

Kent Island, like most of the Chesapeake Bay’s Eastern Shore, was still very rural, its sparse population living in close-to-the-soil agricultural communities based around family farms and country stores, or in rough-and-tumble watermen’s enclaves. 1,184 more words

History

CrossFit Community Comes Together To Help Those Impacted By Tornado

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The CrossFit community is helping families who lost everything in the Kent Island tornado.

Last month, the tornado caused extensive damage when it ripped through the Stevensville area. 245 more words

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Cleanup Continues After 'Unusual' Tornadoes Hit Eastern Shore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) —┬áStill reeling from tornadoes, people in two Eastern Shore communities are assessing the damage and beginning to rebuild.

Unusually strong summer storms over the past two weeks spawned powerful twisters that destroyed homes, but spared lives. 413 more words

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