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SEE IT: Massive Christmas light display takes shape in Pittsville

4 hours 5 min ago

SEE IT: Massive Christmas light display takes shape in Pittsville


China lifts ban on US poultry after five years, reopening big market

7 hours 42 min ago

China is reopening its market to U.S. poultry, ending a five-year ban that started after an outbreak of avian influenza in December 2014.


Eastern Shore News' 59th Bank of Cheer underway

9 hours 42 min ago

The Eastern Shore News Bank of Cheer 2019 is underway and seeks the community's help. The fund drive provides food to local needy families.


Accomack free coat closet starting 10th season of spreading warmth on Shore

13 hours 6 min ago

A coat closet in Accomack has given out 4,000 free coats and is starting its 10th winter season.


Salisbury company expects to add more than 100 new jobs

14 hours 7 min ago

David Chambers has announced the expansion of APEX RF Conditioning in Salisbury, and expects to hire more than 100 new employees in the coming years.


'We are the pioneers': Maryland hemp growing shows struggle but promise

15 hours 7 min ago

Hemp farms find their footing in Maryland but must overcome challenges from planting to selling in an uncertain market.


'Were standing for HBCUs': Students from UMES, other colleges rally in Annapolis

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 17:10

Students and alumni from Maryland's four historically black colleges rallied Wednesday for resolution to a 13-year-old federal lawsuit over funding.


Christmas 2019: Parades in Maryland, Delaware and Virginia

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 14:51

Here are the dates and times for Christmas parades in Sussex, Wicomico, Somerset, Worcester, Accomack and Northampton counties.


Wicomico stabbing leaves one injured, two suspects arrested: Maryland State Police

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 10:55

Maryland State Police have arrested two suspects in connection to a late-night stabbing in Wicomico County that left a 56-year-old man injured.


'We need to start focusing on kids': After boy accidentally overdoses, agencies stress importance of drug education

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 07:02

Less than two weeks after an 11-year-old accidentally overdosed on heroin belonging to his friend's father, the DEA held an already-planned youth drug summit to warn of the reality of drugs.


Rep. Elaine Luria touts help for veterans, tackles Shore issues at town hall

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 07:00

Rep. Elaine Luria answered questions during a town hall meeting in Cape Charles on Nov. 9.


Crisfield shutting water supply after main line break

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 16:42

Crisfield is turning off water supply to residents to make repairs after a water line break.


Salisbury's first snowfall brings flakes to downtown, university

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 16:11

Snow came to Salisbury on Tuesday afternoon, the city's first snow fall of the season.


Culinary gentrification? A season of closings and demolitions at the beach

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:38

The recent closings of franchised eateries may be signaling a culinary gentrification of the beach scene, says columnist Mike Berger.


Ocean City welcomes holiday season with Winterfest of Lights

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:50

Ocean City is getting in the holiday spirit with its annual Winterfest of Lights.


Sussex County approves 3% lodging tax. Its estimated revenue? $1.3 million

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:35

Sussex County Council unanimously approved on Tuesday a 3% lodging tax that will bring $1.3 million in estimated revenue to southern Delaware.


TVs, sound equipment stolen from historic church: Accomack Sheriff

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:21

Police are looking for whoever stole equipment from a church in Accomack.


Rep. Elaine Luria on increasing the minimum wage

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 10:46

Rep. Elaine Luria spoke about increasing the minimum wage during a town hall in Cape Charles, Virginia on Nov. 9, 2019.


Fisherman found dead days after his empty boat ran ashore near Tilghman Island

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 09:52

Authorities in Maryland say a recreational fisherman from Virginia was found dead days after his running boat washed ashore with no one on it.


Harriet Tubman on a $20 bill already? Yes, but not how you think

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 07:00

A Harriet Tubman stamp covered President Andrew Jackson's likeness on a $20 bill tendered at a Berlin, Maryland, bookstore.