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Md. Tightens Female Crab Restrictions Due To Crab Shortage

A sudden plunge in the blue crab population in the bay means belt-tightening for watermen.

05/14/2013

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Cold Weather Keeps Crabs At Bottom Of Chesapeake

For months, there’s been a countdown on the Maryland Seafood website, ticking down the months, days, hours, minutes and even seconds to the most anticipated seafood season of the year: crabbing season.

04/02/2013

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Dozens Of Crab Steamer Pots Stolen In Md.

Police in Cambridge say the person who stole $170,000 worth of crab cooking pots is going to be in hot water over the thefts.

12/29/2012

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Baltimore’s Weather-Predicting Crab Says We’re In For An Early Winter

Will we have a warm fall or an early winter? Baltimore’s own weather-predicting crab is making his prediction.

09/26/2012

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Baltimore Crab To Predict Early Winter/Warm Fall

Pennsylvania has a groundhog that predicts whether winter will end early. And now, the makers of Old Bay seafood seasoning say they have a crab that will tell whether winter is coming early.

09/20/2012

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300-Pound Crabcake Sets World Record, Cooks Claim

A Maryland seafood company says it has broken its own record for the world’s largest crabcake.

09/04/2012

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2-Alarm Fire Heavily Damages Dundalk Crab House

A two-alarm fire has heavily damaged a Baltimore County crab house that is a landmark in the Dundalk neighborhood.

09/02/2012

Annapolis Gearing Up For Big Crab Feast

If you like steamed crabs, you’ll want to be in Annapolis Friday. Final preparations are underway for a huge charity event.

08/02/2012

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‘Perfect Storm’ Brings Crab Shortage In Markets

Spring’s crab glut has quickly become summer’s crab shortage. And with crab consumption a July Fourth holiday ritual on Delmarva, crustacean connoisseurs could be in for some disappointment.

06/29/2012

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Md. Blue Crabs Bigger And Cheaper This Season

Picture them laid out on a brown paper-wrapped picnic table: Steaming hot Maryland blue crabs, covered in Old Bay.

06/20/2012

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Md. ‘True Blue’ Program Promotes Homegrown Crabs

If you have ever wondered where the crab meat used in restaurants comes from, Maryland state officials have an answer.

05/29/2012

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Md. Crab Season Off To Slow Start, Watermen Say

Maryland watermen say the crabbing season is off to a slow start.

05/26/2012

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