Streetside trash cans not for household, business garbage

CRISFIELD — The city reminds the public that curbside trash receptacles are not meant for household or commercial trash, but for the convenience of residents and visitors who need to dispose of drink containers, fast food packaging, and the like. In a notice from the Public Works Department streetside containers are “to help keep our […]

Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Return is Sentinel of Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem Recovery

ANNAPOLIS — A new research article published March 5 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences analyzes the positive impact of long-term nutrient reductions on an important and valuable ecosystem in the Chesapeake Bay. The research indicates that a resurgence of underwater grasses is due to nutrient reductions from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s […]

Meeting on Carvel Hall plan by concerned residents set ahead of Jan. 10 City Council meeting

CRISFIELD — A concerned group of Crisfield residents has reserved the Crisfield Public Library for a meeting in advance of the City Council’s anticipated vote on a zoning change for the Carvel Hall property which would benefit its purchase by Spangler Strategic Advisors LLC.   The meeting will be 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. […]

Know the signs of risky behavior: Hidden in Plain Sight

POCOMOKE CITY — When you were a teenager, where did you hide things you didn’t want your parents to find? Now that you’re a parent, do you know where to look in your child’s bedroom? Or, do you know the signs of risky behavior or substance abuse? The Worcester County Health Department is hosting “Hidden […]

You asked for less ethanol with boat fuels, EPA adds more

ALEXANDRIA, Va., – This summer, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) asked the public how much ethanol it wanted to be added to the nation’s gasoline supply, and recreational boaters as well as many other owners of gasoline engines and vehicles spoke up against increasing ethanol volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). On Dec. 1, […]

Support wanted to help 9 year old acquire seizure-detecting service dog

Raheem was born six weeks early with hydrocephalus. He has several medical conditions that require him to be in special education one on one. Raheem is one of the most sweetest, loving, kind, caring and genuine 9 year olds you will ever meet. He brings not only a smile to those around him but so […]