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Snow, freezing rain expected in parts of Maryland overnight

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 17:21

A mix of snow and sleet going into freezing rain is expected for Wicomico and Dorchester counties late Sunday and into Monday, weather officials said.

        

Watch: Why the beach might cost more this year

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 09:25

Budgeting to visit Rehoboth or Ocean City this summer? You might have to pay extra.

        

More states adopting gun-seizure laws after Parkland tragedy

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 11:49

Since a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, more and more states have passed laws making it easier to take guns away from people.

        

Punkin Chunkin lawsuit dismissed, organizers hope to host Delaware event

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 13:20

Punkin Chunkin announced after a two-year lull it was back, but whether a pumpkin-spewing championship will happen this year is unclear.

        

New Eastern Shore Community College building takes shape

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 12:35

The new administrative and academic building at Eastern Shore Community College should be ready to occupy for the fall semester.

        

Need a unique Valentine's gift? Try the naming rights to an Assateague Island foal

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 09:00

The Assateague Island foal, a sorrel pinto filly, was born in mid-November 2018.

        

Dense fog: Schools delayed one hour Friday

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 07:08

Several schools in the area will open late Friday due to dense fog.

        

Polygraph test at center of Maryland bill to tackle prison staffing

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 06:06

Lawmakers from Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset are backing a Maryland bill to revise the polygraph requirement for correctional officer applicants.

        

Foam container ban: Will it finally succeed in Maryland?

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 06:06

Environmentalists once again push for Maryland to be the first state to ban expanded polystyrene foam, with twin bills in the House and Senate.

        

Maryland battle over school start date flares up anew

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 06:05

The start date for Md.'s public school year has sparked a battle between Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and Democrats who control the General Assembly.

        

Judge sends 'man on one-man crime spree' to four years in jail

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 16:02

An Accomack County judge sentenced a man he said had been on a "one-man crime spree for years."

        

WATCH: A tour of the new Eastern Shore Community College building

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 12:27

The new academic and administration building at Eastern Shore Community should be ready to occupy by the fall semester.

        

Salisbury armored car robbery suspect who stole $1.3 million faces 20 years in prison

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 12:03

Armored car robbery: Orneth South of Charlotte, North Carolina, entered a guilty plea in a 2018 Salisbury, Maryland, robbery. $1.3 million was taken.

        

PHOTOS: New building at Eastern Shore Community College making progress

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 11:52

A new academic and administrative building at Eastern Shore Community College in Melfa, VIrginia should be open for the fall semester.

        

WATCH: Onancock church stained glass restoration project nearing completion

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 10:47

Michael Mezalick measures a stained glass window at Historic Cokesbury Church in Onancock, Virginia that is undergoing restoration, on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.

        

In murder-for-hire case, change of venue denied

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 10:28

An Accomack County judge has a denied a motion for a change in trial venue by a man accused in murder-for-hire case.

        

WATCH: New restaurant in works for Salisbury's Twilley Centre

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 10:02

One of Salisbury's well-known establishments, Trax Deli, is expanding with a second location under the name Hiat's Deli.

        

After children found underdressed in center of highway, woman found not guilty of abuse

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 09:33

An Accomack County woman whose young children walked out after she fell asleep was found not guilty.

        

Accomack: No tax hike proposed for next year

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 08:44

Accomack's Fiscal Year 2020 budget proposed by the county administrator includes no tax increase.

        

Amid scandal, Democrats mute calls for Virginia resignations with power at risk

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 08:17

Democrats came down hard on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam after he apologized for a racist photo. But they were quieter as more scandals — one involving race, another a sexual assault allegation — came to light.

        

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