No summer is complete without a visit to Maryland’s most popular beach. Ocean City is truly a destination that comes with its own culture and rules, but for most every visitor it all comes down to having fun and eating some of the best seafood around. It is also a long-standing favorite for Senior Week, so be cautious planning trips during the first two weeks of June to avoid over-crowded beaches.
There may be a reprieve for a mail processing center on the Eastern Shore. The postal service was planning to close it.
Easton town officials are considering mandatory recycling.
A Western hummingbird making a rare visit to the Eastern Shore is attracting the attention of bird watchers.
Easton is celebrating Clean Water Week, hosting discussions, concerts, films and other events about restoring the health of local rivers, streams and the Chesapeake Bay.
The first and oldest waterfowl festival happens every November in Easton, Md., celebrating Eastern Shore art and nature conservation. Also in November is one of the most celebrated community holiday events in Maryland – the Symphony of Lights in Columbia.
The National Park Service says two people have been charged in the fatal shooting of an Assateague Island wild horse during a public deer hunt.
Maryland State Police say an Easton man who ran from an underage drinking party into a trooper has been arrested after a gun allegedly fell from him.
Chesapeake Publishing has announced several promotions to top editorial positions at The Star Democrat.
Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski is taking her jobs tour to the Eastern Shore.
Authorities say a 10-year-old boy has been struck by a truck while inline skating in Easton over the weekend.
A statue honoring abolitionist Frederick Douglass will be unveiled this week in Easton.