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New Chestertown-Based Independent Practice Offers Psychotherapy to Adults and Consulting Services to Faith-Based Organizations in Maryland

Liminal Solutions Psychotherapy and Consulting, LLC, the new independent practice of S. Ileana Lindstrom, PhD, is welcoming new clients and offering compassionate and skilled psychological services to adults— individually and in small groups. Additionally, Liminal Solutions offers consulting services to faith-based organizations that have experienced the negative effects of traumatic events and who seek assistance for developing a plan for their stabilization and recovery. Continue reading

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Blood Bank at American Legion Post 26 in Chestertown

On the following dates the Delmarva Blood Bank will be at the Frank M. Jarman American Legion Post 36 in Chestertown. Continue reading

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Join HomePorts to Celebrate 15 Years of the Village Movement

To celebrate its 15th anniversary and the Village movement it inspired, Beacon Hill Village in Boston has invited Villages around the country to participate “virtually” in an event featuring Dr. Atul Gawande, MD, MPH, author of the seminal book Being Mortal. The event will be live-streamed to Villages across the United States and HomePorts will broadcast the live event on September 25, 2017, at the Chestertown Town Building, 2nd Floor, 118 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, from 5 to 6 p.m. (This is a rescheduling of the program which was snowed out in February). Continue reading

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English Professor’s Collaboration With WC’s GIS Lab Creates a Story Map Exploring Influential African American Publishing Company

So many times, whether in science or literature, asking one question often leads to another. Such was the case for Alisha Knight, associate professor of English and American Studies at Washington College, when she was writing her book on Pauline Hopkins, a prolific African American writer at the turn of the 20th century. Curious about the publication history of Hopkins’s first novel, Contending Forces, Knight started asking questions about the book’s publisher, the Colored Co-Operative Publishing Company. Continue reading

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Kent County Public Schools Strategic Planning Committee to Hold Special Meeting on September 14, 2017

The Kent County Public Schools Strategic Planning Committee is holding a special meeting for the purpose of discussing the format and process for the community meetings. The meeting will be held on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 6:30 pm. The meeting will be held at the H.H. Garnet Elementary School, 320 Calvert Street, Chestertown, MD 21620. Continue reading

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Compass Regional Hospice Now Offers Pet Loss Grief Support

Compass Regional Hospice is expanding the Hope & Healing Center’s grief support services to include counseling and therapeutic workshops for those who are dealing with the loss of a pet. Continue reading

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