Calvert County Newswire

Calvert County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Calvert County, MD.

Results 1 - 20 of 174 in Calvert County, MD

  1. 13 Injured in Boat Explosion in Calvert CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBS Local

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  2. 13 injured in boat explosion in Calvert CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Big News Network.com

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  3. Thirteen People Injured In A Flash Fire On A Boat At A Marina On Solomons IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Thirteen people were injured in a flash fire on a boat Saturday night at the Spring Cove Marina in Solomons Island, Calvert County, officials said. A flash fire was caused by a spark from electrical connections while gasoline vapors were present shortly after the boat was refueled at a pier around 6 p.m., according to the Maryland Fire Marshal's Office.

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  4. Boat explodes on Solomons IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Big News Network.com

    ... Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. A boat exploded in Solomons Island injuring 10 people in Calvert County Saturday.Authorities are saying in Spring Cove Marina at 6:30 pm, a boat was refueling when the explosion occurred.Fire and ...

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  5. At least 10 hurt after boat explodes in Calvert CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Maryland Gazette

    A 38-foot cabin cruiser was fueling at the dock of Spring Cove Marina in Solomons when the boat caught fire around 6 p.m., Candy Thompson, with the Natural Resources Police, said. The cause is still unknown.

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  6. A vintage fire truck is lovingly preservedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WTOP-FM Washington

    People love to sell things on the side of the road in our region, and we found something unusual: A big, red vintage fire truck parked along a Calvert County road with a "For Sale" sign stuck in the front window. What's the most unusual thing you've seen for sale on the side of the road? We found this 1971 Ward LaFrance fire truck.

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  7. A wine weekend: 7 events where the grape is the starRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PennLive.com

    ... a 300 acre private farm owned by Mike and Barb Scarborough. It's located in Prince Frederick, in Maryland's Calvert County. Tastings are held Wednesdays through Sundays from noon to 6 p.m. Running Hare Vineyard in Prince Frederick, Md., will hold a ...

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  8. Photo of the Day Gallery, July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Popular Photography

    Today's Photo of the Day comes from John J. Young and was taken in Calvert County, Maryland. We're unsure what gear Young used to capture this horse at meal time, but we loved the interesting perspective he got from getting low and looking up.

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  9. On July 1, lower tolls, higher gas tax in Maryland; higher VRE fares in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Washington Post

    Drivers passing through toll booths at the Bay Bridge will pay less starting July 1. New laws go into effect Wednesday, as do changes that will impact drivers and commuters in the Washington region. Some rail commuters will pay more in Virginia, while drivers in Maryland will pay less at the toll booth and more at the gas pump.

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  10. Southern Maryland crime reportRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Washington Post

    These were among reports received by the Calvert County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. Anyone with information about these crimes is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division at 410-535-2800 or 301-855-1194, the Crime Solvers line at 410-535-2880 or the Prince Frederick Barrack of the state police at 410-535-1400.

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  11. Elaine F. McConkey Selected as an Elite Top Ten Strathmore's Who's Who MemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | PR.com

    About Elaine F. McConkey Elaine F. McConkey is the Treasury and Fixed Asset Director of Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative , which provides electric service to Charles and St. Mary's counties and portions of Calvert and Prince George counties. Ms. McConkey earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland.

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  12. Rename Robert E. Lee ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... and of the progress we have made. There is no better example of that than the Taney statue. Taney, a Calvert County native who died in 1864, was a Maryland state delegate, senator and attorney general before serving in Andrew Jackson's ...

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  13. Community Bank of the Chesapeake, Arts Council of Calvert County partner to exhibit local artRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | M2.com

    Bank of the Chesapeake and the Arts Council of Calvert County said as part of the bank's Community Art Series, they have partnered to host a rotating quarterly exhibit of local art at the bank's Prince Frederick branch. The exhibit is open to the public and will feature original works by various local artists, and all artwork on display will be available for purchase.

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  14. 45th annual Maryland Special Olympics Summer Games held in TowsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... ball. She kept her focus throughout the day Saturday, winning the bocce ball game against a 20-year-old from Calvert County and earning a gold medal at the 45th annual Maryland Special Olympics Summer Games. She was one of about 1,500 athletes ...

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  15. Md. crabbers adapt to changing industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | ABC2 Maryland

    ... Scerbo said he will gladly sell to meet a demand that shows no sign of waning. Tommy Zinn, president of the Calvert County Watermen's Association, said in the last five to 10 years, more restaurants have entered into contracts with out-of-state ...

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  16. Volunteering in Southern MarylandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Washington Post

    ... residents. Call the volunteer coordinator, 301-934-1900, or go to www.sagepointcare.org . Special Olympics of Calvert County needs volunteers for sports training, administrative work, its Web site and Facebook page, and fundraising. Contact Anne ...

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  17. Southern Maryland crime reportRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Washington Post

    These were among reports received by the Calvert County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. Anyone with information about these crimes is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division at 410-535-2800 or 301-855-1194, the Crime Solvers line at 410-535-2880 or the Prince Frederick Barrack of the state police at 410-535-1400.

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  18. Community Bank of the Chesapeake Partners With Arts Council of Calvert CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | KXVO

    The bank recently partnered with the Arts Council to host a rotating quarterly exhibit at the branch as part of the bank's Community Art Series. The exhibit will feature original works by various local artists, and all artwork on display will be available for purchase.

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  19. Memorable finish for Dawley in Annapolis-to-Newport RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to my crew for working hard the whole way no matter the conditions." Dawley, who resides in the Lusby area of Calvert County, had a good feeling about the passage when Pursuit exited the Chesapeake Bay at 1 a.m. on Friday. Strong northeasterly winds ...

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  20. Southern Maryland volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Washington Post

    Calvert County 4-H is seeking adults to assist children with projects in robotics and more. Training and materials provided.

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