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DART aims to end Cecil County route
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:16:52 -0700

ELKTON — County riders of the Delaware Transit Corporation’s last route to enter Maryland may soon be looking for a new bus or a new ride altogether, according to a recently-released plan.

DART plans elimination of Newark-to-Elkton route
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:51:12 -0700

The only public transportation link between Newark and Elkton, Md., could be eliminated soon, according to a recently-released plan.

Anglers encouraged to snag nuisance catfish
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:00:56 -0700

ELKTON — Anglers in Cecil County are being encouraged to catch all the blue and flathead catfish they want.

Extension given to pay high winter heating bills
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:01:03 -0700

ELKTON — Cecil County customers of Choptank Electric Cooperative and Delmarva Power could get help tackling high winter heating bills thanks to an order from the Maryland Public Service Commission.

Harford school officials seek state waiver for 5 missed days
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 05:38:12 -0700

Harford students missed 11 full days plus most of another; Cecil schools seek waiver for three days Harford County Public Schools will request the maximum of five state waivers for instructional days missed for inclement weather, school officials say. If they are approved, the school year will end on June 12.        

Industry official to talk about horse park system at Fair Hill
Sun, 06 Apr 2014 15:00:53 -0700

ELKTON — Residents of Cecil County who want to learn more about a proposal to include Fair Hill Natural Resources Management Area in a Maryland Horse Park System should plan to attend a public meeting

In Brief - 04/04/2014
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:30:33 -0700

CUMBERLAND — Harford County Executive David Craig joined the Maryland Rural Counties Coalition as an associate member, expanding the membership of the coalition to include 11 counties, coalition chairman Mike McKay announced.

Md. Police Seize Dozens Of Guns At Cecil Co. Home
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 10:18:07 -0700

Maryland State Police say troopers are investigating whether more than 50 guns seized at a Cecil County home were part of an illegal fencing operation.

Alstom awarded steam equipment contract for Wildcat Point combined-cycle power plant in Maryland
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:00:00 -0700

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alstom has signed a contract worth close to €75 million ($100 million) to supply a steam tail package for Old Dominion Electric Cooperative's (ODEC[1]) Wildcat Point Combined Cycle Power Plant (CCPP) in Cecil County, Maryland. Alstom's Steam Tail offering, combines two heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) and one steam turbine generator (STG) into one ...

Maryland drivers charged with cellphone usage triples
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:31:23 -0700

It’s been six months since the Maryland law banning cellphone usage while driving became more strict, and the number of drivers ticketed has more than tripled.