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Easton Incumbents Keep Seats On Town Council

Voters in Easton have returned three incumbents to their seats on the town council.


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Chesapeake College Hosts Commercial Fishing Forum

Chesapeake College will host a symposium on the economic impact of the commercial fishing industry.


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Catalytic Converters Stolen From Dealership Trucks

Easton Police say catalytic converters and air filters worth nearly $50,000 were stolen from trucks at a car dealership.


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Getaway Guide: Weekend Road Trip To Ocean City

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.


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Senate Bill May Save Easton Mail Processing Center From Closure

There may be a reprieve for a mail processing center on the Eastern Shore. The postal service was planning to close it.


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Easton Considering Mandatory Curbside Recycling

Easton town officials are considering mandatory recycling.



Western Hummingbird Visiting Eastern Shore

A Western hummingbird making a rare visit to the Eastern Shore is attracting the attention of bird watchers.


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Easton Hosting Clean Water Week

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.


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November Festivals – Waterfowl And Symphony Of Lights

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.


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2 Charged With Fatally Shooting Assateague Horse

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.



Police: Man Runs Into Trooper, Gun Falls

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.


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New Editorial Team Named At The Star Democrat

Chesapeake Publishing has announced several promotions to top editorial positions at The Star Democrat.





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