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Rural study group supports keeping inpatient beds at Chestertown hospital

CHESTERTOWN - Maintaining inpatient beds, a full-service emergency department and surgical services at the hospital in Chestertown were among the recommendations that the state Rural Health Care Delivery Workgroup approved unanimously at the conclusion of its year-long study Sept. 28, Ken Kozel, pre

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-21 22:00:00

Starr church to hold Christmas Carol service

QUEEN ANNE - Gather for an evening of Christmas carols at Old Starr Methodist Church in Queen Anne at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3. Song leader is Nancy Cook of the Centreville United Methodist Church. Service will be followed by refreshments in the separate church hall. Old Starr Methodist Church's beginn

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-23 07:30:00

Historical society to exhibit 'Heartland Quilts'

CENTREVILLE - The Queen Anne's County Historical Society exhibit "Heartland Quilts" will open to the public on Dec. 2. The exhibit can be viewed at the society's historic museums in downtown Centreville at the Tucker House and Wright's Chance through January 2018. The exhibit is due in large part to

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-23 07:45:00

Nikita Beck Temple named state director

CHESTERTOWN - Nikita Beck Temple has been named the director of the Maryland American Beauties National and Plus Pageants. In this role, she will spend the next few months promoting her pageant and gathering women from across Maryland to compete on the state level for nationals next October in Flori


MDTA online study asks for community input

WORTON - The Maryland Transportation Authority held an online meeting Nov. 15 to discuss the current scoping period of its Chesapeake Bay crossing study. Local residents without internet access were encouraged to attend the Clarence Hawkins Community Center in Worton to view the meeting. MDTA offici

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-22 06:15:00

O'Connor named to QA school board

CENTREVILLE - The Queen Anne's County Board of Education and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Andrea Kane announced Carrie L. O'Connor as the newest school board member on Nov. 16. "We are delighted to welcome Ms. O'Connor as our newest board member," Kane said. "Her perspective as a parent, profession

STARDEM.COM - 2017-11-22 08:30:00

'Be a Santa to a Senior' kicks off sixth year

From left, Jane Bateman, Jenna Marchi, Andrea Lev, Sherri Brown and Ben Marchi kick off this year's "Be a Santa to a Senior" program, in which people from the local community buy gifts for seniors this holiday season.CONTRIBUTED PHOTO EASTON - Elder care organizations are urging local residents to

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-22 06:00:00

Earleville man arrested for child pornography charges

EARLEVILLE, Md. (WMAR) - A man in Cecil County was arrested Wednesday morning after investigators say he possessed and distributed child pornography. Freddie Emerson Crockett, 39, is charged with three counts of distribution of imagery of a minor engaged in sexual conduct and six counts of possessi

ABC2 NEWS - 2017-11-22 17:11:48

6 arrested after Summerville man's death

On Thursday morning, The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office announced the arrests of six people in connection to the death of a Summerville man. Sebastian Lenz, 27, died on Monday. Two days earlier, medics rushed him to Trident Hospital after an incident along Kingswood Lane. According to the Sheriff'

COUNTON2.COM - 2017-11-23 08:59:09

Six charged in Summerville man's death | PHOTOS

BCSO Badge.png A Summerville man died Monday from injuries he suffered Saturday, November 18, in what witnesses told Berkeley County authorities was an accidental fall. Berkeley County Sheriff's Office investigators believe the man's death was no accident, however, and have now arrested six people

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2017-11-22 23:34:29

Prized custom Gibson "Les Paul" electric guitar stolen from Summerville home, deputies say

Berkeley County authorities are asking for the public's help tracking down a Summerville-area man's prized possession -- a custom 1969 Gibson "Les Paul" electric guitar. According to the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office, the guitar and a Peavey mini-channel speaker were stolen from a home on Red Oak

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2017-11-22 17:13:42

6 people arrested in connection to Summerville man's Nov. 20 death

Six people were arrested in connection with the Nov. 20 death of a Summerville man who authorities say died under mysterious circumstances. In the early morning hours of Nov. 18, Berkeley County sheriff's deputies responded to 3032 Kingswood Lane in Berkeley County for a report of person who was unc

THE POST AND COURIER - 2017-11-23 15:28:00

Summerville announces Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

The Town of Summerville is looking past Thanksgiving and ahead to Christmas with the announcement of the date for the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting. The event will be held on Tuesday, December 5 at Summerville Town Hall and Hutchinson Square. Festivities begin at 6:15 p.m. with a musical performan

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2017-11-22 13:36:15

VIDEO: Summerville police officers stop motorists to hand out turkeys

Summerville police officers were in full force today stopping motorists this afternoon, not to hand out tickets but to wish them a Happy Thanksgiving with a turkey! According to SPD officials, officers were on Main Street stopping motorists for minor traffic infractions. Instead of giving them a tic

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 23:16:59

Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in Summerville, SCHP says he wasn't wearing helmet

The Dorchester County coroner had identified a man killed on Tuesday as 38-year-old Latrell Johnson, from Las Vegas, Nevada. The South Carolina Highway Patrol says Johnson lost control of his motorcycle, ran off the left side of the road, and hit a tree. The Highway Patrol says he wasn't wearing a h

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2017-11-22 00:32:55

New grocery chain coming to Summerville

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCIV) - People in Summerville have a new grocery option. Lowes food will open it's door on December 6th. The new store is on Dorchester Road in the Oakbrook Station. The Grocer will partner with more than 200 local farmers to offer you unique products from right here in the Lowcou

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2017-11-22 05:51:28

Keller Williams to perform at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 8

There's a lot that makes Keller Williams unique in the music industry. His percussive and blisteringly-paced guitar style is rare if not singular - the only technique that a discerning ear could perceive as a pre-cursor would be that of iconic folk virtuoso Leo Kottke, an artist Williams recently go

THEWEEKENDER.COM - 2017-11-22 11:01:13

The Prenuptial Project: Nudging groomsmen necessary as deadlines approach

When Mikey and I first started dating and we would get into stupid little fights, my mother would always tell me, "girls mature faster than boys." She often told me that as a way to calm me down when I would get frustrated that he didn't plan as well as I did, or didn't understand my feelings about

THEWEEKENDER.COM - 2017-11-22 20:00:39

Hip-hop needs to acknowledge drug-addiction culture after Lil Peep's death

Hip-hop has a drug problem. That's one of those statements that might make the casual rap listener - or the average soccer mom - scoff and say, "Yeah, we know that already." But after the death of rising emo-rapper Lil Peep on Nov. 15 from what appears to have been an overdose, I think it's time rap

THEWEEKENDER.COM - 2017-11-22 20:00:32

AC/DC tribute Halfway To Hell to perform at River Street Jazz Cafe

An AC/DC tribute band that played its first show in Luzerne before rocking audiences throughout the state and greater region will return to the Wyoming Valley for a show this week. Halfway To Hell, founded by Sweet Valley musician Forrest Kline, will perform Saturday at the River Street Jazz Cafe in

THEWEEKENDER.COM - 2017-11-22 11:01:10