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QAC Officials Discuss Bail Reform Measures

Queen Anne’s County Department of Corrections Warden LaMonte E. Cooke organized a June 15, 2017 meeting of judges, police, social services and local government officials to learn from other counties’ successes in decreasing the number of people jailed while awaiting trial on non-violent offences. Continue reading

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Kent County Gets First Prescription Drug Disposal Box

Kent County residents now have a 24-hour, anonymous prescription drug drop-off station at the sheriff’s department in Chestertown for safe disposal of unused or expired medications. Continue reading

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Rock Hall MD, The Nicest Place in America

Reader’s Digest Magazine has found the 10 Nicest Places in America and now they are holding a contest to choose which one is No. 1! Two of the 10 finalists are places in Maryland. One is Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The other is here in Kent County. The Town of Rock Hall. Continue reading

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CBG Hears from the Press

At the June 15, 2017 meeting of the Kent Community Breakfast Group, Dan Divilio, editor of the Kent County News was in attendance as the guest speaker. Continue reading

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Custom House, Home of Washington College’s Starr Center, to Undergo Renovations this Summer

Chestertown visitors and residents will see some changes happening at the Custom House at 101 South Water Street this summer, as the 18th-century building on the banks of the Chester River—the home of the Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience—undergoes renovation. Continue reading

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American Legion Post 36 Decommissioned Over 100 Flags

With the assistance of Venturing & Boy Scout Troop 175 from Sudlersville, Maryland, Frank M Jarman American Legion Post 36 held a Flag Decommissioning Ceremony on June 10, 2017 Continue reading

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