Cecil County

Trees broke off in the storms.

Storms Down Trees, Power Lines In Del., Md.

Storms downed trees and utility wires and left thousands in the dark in Delaware and Maryland.

06/25/2013

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Authorities Investigating Fire At Elkton Building

Fire officials in Cecil County are investigating the third fire in weeks at a vacant Elkton commercial building.

05/06/2013

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Crews Investigate Train Derailment In Elkton

Firefighters are investigating a train derailment in Elkton.

02/21/2013

Petition To End Celebratory Gunfire

Aaliyah Boyer was killed when Cecil County Sheriff’s officials said a bullet fell from the sky and struck her on the top of her head. Crystal Blackburn, her mother, is calling on the public to sign a petition to stop celebratory gunfire.

02/13/2013

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Cecil Co. Community Outraged After 10-Year-Old Girl Fatally Shot By Stray Bullet

There’s sadness and outrage following the sudden death of a little girl struck by a stray bullet on New Year’s Eve.

01/04/2013

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Swift-Water Rescue Teams En Route To Cecil County

Officials in Cecil County say all roads are open, but drivers are nonetheless being urged to avoid travel unless necessary.

10/29/2012

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Historic Maryland Farm Needs Life-Long Curator

Maryland state officials are offering a lifetime lease to the historic Grove Farm in Cecil County in exchange for restoring and maintaining it.

09/17/2012

Propane Tanker Explosion In Port Deposit

Tanker Explosion Closes Route 222 & Main Street In Port Deposit

The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office says a tanker overturned and caught fire around 9:30 p.m. Friday. Officials say the tanker was carrying propane.

08/24/2012

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Cecil County To Remove Propane After Tanker Crash

The Cecil County Department of Emergency Services says crews are preparing to off-load 9,000 gallons of propane from a tanker that crashed into a Port Deposit condominium building after losing its brakes coming down a hill.

08/15/2012

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Propane Tanker Crashes Into Cecil County Condominium Complex

Scary situation. An out-of-control tanker carrying thousands of gallons of propane barreled into a condo complex in Port Deposit Tuesday afternoon. Some people are still out of their homes.

08/14/2012

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Family-Owned Dairy Farm Offers Home

To modern ears, it sounds like a fairy tale: Once upon a time, a uniformed man drove a truck and delivered glass bottles of cold milk to the front door. But the tale of the milkman seemed to be a story without a happy ending.

07/09/2012

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Cecil County Family Shares Its Near-Death Experience During Friday’s Storm

Families across Maryland continue to pick up the pieces from Friday night’s deadly storms.

07/04/2012

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