Maryland’s Eastern Shore
A provision in a defense bill approved by the U.S. House of Representatives would create the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historic Park in Maryland.
Harriet Tubman, who was born a slave on the Eastern Shore, is memorialized in her hometown of Dorchester County.
Environmentalists may be targeting poultry giant Perdue, but they’re doing it by going after one small farm.
Kayakers will paddle down the Chester River on Maryland’s Eastern Shore to celebrate its addition to the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.
The Oyster Recovery Partnership says it has begun its planting season by placing 31 million oysters on nearly 10 acres in Harris Creek.
Two Eastern Shore waterways will get $7.5 million for oyster restoration under Maryland’s proposed state budget.
A fight to protect the water. Environmentalists say chicken manure is ruining the Chesapeake Bay.
A Northern Virginia firms plans to build a power plant at a prison on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that will produce electricity from chicken manure.
The U.S. Small Business Administration says federal disaster loans are being made available in six Eastern Shore counties.
Police locate a gasoline tanker stolen from Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The theft put the FBI on alert in light of a possible threat linked to the 9/11 anniversary.
A proposal to raise the size limit for stores near historic Chestertown has battle lines being drawn again on the Eastern Shore.
An Eastern Shore doctor may be going to prison for defrauding taxpayers out of thousands of dollars. The U.S. Attorney says it stems from heart operations he performed unnecessarily.