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Chester River Bridge Work Scheduled for December 18, 2017

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration, as part of the State’s Bridge Preservation Program, will have a contractor performing routine maintenance operations on the MD 213 drawbridge over Chester River on Monday, December 18, 2017. Continue reading

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation to Honor Washington College With Conservationist of the Year Award for “Preeminent” Leadership in Environmental Education

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) announced that it will honor Washington College for its leadership and commitment to educating the next generation of Chesapeake Bay leaders. CBF President Will Baker will present the Conservationist of the Year Award to Washington College President Kurt Landgraf on Monday, February 26, 2018 at the third annual DC on the Half Shell gala in Washington, D.C. Continue reading

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Beekeeping 101 Class in Chestertown and Easton

Starting in January 2018, Michael Embrey will be offering beginning beekeeping classes in both Chestertown and Easton. Continue reading

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Julia Portmann & Andrew Feeley are Shorewoman and Shoreman of the Week

Junior swimmer Julia Portmann & Freshman swimmer Andrew Feeley are Washington College’s Shorewoman and Shoreman of the Week Continue reading

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PotW: The Moon, The Early Night and Hebe

Just after sundown on Friday night, while the nearly full moon was rising, I was downtown in Chestertown waiting for the Dickens weekend to begin. I have often shot the fountain, but this one with the lights of the fountain with the moon rising behind Hebe just shouted out to me. Continue reading

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Rock Hall Basket Tree Lighting

With the help from Santa and Mrs Claus the town of Rock Hall held the lighting of the Community Crab Basket Christmas Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017. The tree is located in the center of Main Street and is constructed with over 200 crab baskets. Continue reading

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