Cecil County Newswire (Page 8)

Cecil County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cecil County, MD. (Page 8)

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  1. Federal $1 million grant to be used for soil contamination studies at former Bainbridge naval baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    Photos of some of the old buildings at the former Bainbridge Naval Center site in Cecil County whose redevelopment is stalled once again. Memorial Hall, at left, was gutted by a 2013 arson fire.

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  2. Maryland casinos generate $97.1 million in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... $5.9 million, down 4.6 percent from September 2015. That marked the fifth month in a row of decreases for the Cecil County site. The state's portion of casino revenues goes to education, small business programs, local impact grants and horse racing ...

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  3. Shuttered Cecil County wedding venue foreclosed, to be auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Winery at Elk Manor, an elegant 157-acre Cecil County wedding venue that closed abruptly in August following the owner's guilty plea to federal tax fraud, will be put up for foreclosure auction later this month. An initial deposit of $250,000 will be required to purchase the property and the 4,716-square-foot manor house, two event halls, four residential buildings, two barns, 17 sheds and 7-acre winery, according to Alex Cooper Real Estate , which has been contracted as the auction agent.

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  4. Top lobbyist represents winner of controversial medical marijuana licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... up playing no role in the company's bid. Polansky is a lawyer and owns an auto parts and scrap metal company in Cecil County. He could not be reached for comment. Hayley Evans did not respond to several requests for comments. Lyon said lobbyists ...

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  5. PCCC apprehends two missing offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WMDT

    The Delaware Department of Correction has announced that the following inmates who absconded from the Plummer Community Corrections Center have been apprehended. Kenneth Truitt was found over the weekend in Cecil County, Maryland.

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  6. On the Bus, not the Rails, for Cecil County Commuters: State Stalls MARC Plans AgainRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2016 | The Cecil Times

    Cecil County commuters will get a new bus service-and maybe even a seat if Delaware travelers haven't snagged them all-to reach the commuter rail station in Perryville, but extending the rail line to Elkton and beyond is being stalled yet again, state transportation leaders told Cecil County officials recently. And state officials dismissed a growing clamor by local elected officials, from State Sen. Steve Hershey , Perryville Mayor Jim Eberhart, and County Council members to alleviate traffic nightmares and rush-hour jams on roads near the Hatem Bridge by allowing Hatem EZ passes to be used on the I-95 Tydings bridge over the Susquehanna River during rush hours.

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  7. MD 272 Bridge Replacement to Resume Spring 2017Read the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Maryland Department of Transportation's State Highway Administration has some good news for residents of North East, Cecil County. After project issues stopped construction earlier this year, SHA has a new plan to resume construction of the MD 272 Bridge over Amtrak.

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  8. State officials to discuss transportation in Cecil CountyRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | Daily Record

    Maryland transportation officials will be discussing transportation investments in Cecil County. Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn is scheduled to join State Highway Administrator Greg Johnson and other officials on Friday in Elkton.

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  9. Cecil Co. jury awards $1.1M after misread scan, unnecessary surgeryRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | Daily Record

    A Cecil County jury has awarded $1.1 million to a Port Deposit man who suffered complications following an unnecessary, invasive surgery, leaving him with chronic pain and unable to work. The award, announced Friday, includes $750,000 for pain and suffering, which will be reduced to $680,000 under Maryland's statutory cap on noneconomic damages.

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  10. In-school flu clinics won't be offered in Anne Arundel schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... amoeba like the one that recently killed a New York college student who authorities believe was infected in a Cecil County swimming hole. People may think there is nothing more terrifying than a "brain-eating" amoeba like the one that recently ...

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  11. Health Expert Cries 'Fowl' on Chicken Farms; Cecil Co Council Questions ScienceRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Cecil Times

    For the past several months, a vocal group of local residents and allies in environmental groups have protested, waved signs and flocked to Cecil County government meetings to protest a proposed new organic chicken farm near Zion that they feel will reduce their property values and cause environmental harm. On Tuesday, they brought a public health expert to Elkton to argue their case.

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  12. Schools, health officials retool flu clinics to offer vaccine injections onlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... amoeba like the one that recently killed a New York college student who authorities believe was infected in a Cecil County swimming hole. People may think there is nothing more terrifying than a "brain-eating" amoeba like the one that recently ...

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  13. Shawn Theron talks about his artwork with festival goersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... or any artist to take your work and all that it is to other folks," Theron said. Haley Miller traveled from Cecil County to attend Sunfest this year, she said she is drawn back each year by the unique artwork she finds. "I love the art here, you ...

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  14. Cardin's opioid meeting seeks to head off overdose deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Maryland's opioid epidemic brought U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin to Cecil County Friday morning to meet with doctors, law enforcement officials and substance-abuse specialists. The visit was part of an effort to figure out a way to stop the number of overdose deaths from climbing.

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  15. Cardin's hosts meeting to address opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Maryland's opioid epidemic brought U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin to Cecil County Friday morning to meet with doctors, law enforcement officials and substance-abuse specialists. The visit was part of an effort to figure out a way to stop the number of overdose deaths from climbing.

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  16. Traffic Deaths Rise in Cecil County, as Transportation Plan Pushes Different PrioritiesRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Cecil Times

    Cecil County registered record numbers of traffic fatalities last year-and pedestrian death rates were the worst in Maryland-but the county administration recently shifted transportation project priorities away from road safety improvements, especially along Route 40 where many fatalities have occurred. Gerry Widdoes, the Chief Deputy for the Cecil County Sheriff's Department, recently advised the County Council of traffic fatalities data compiled by the agency for 2015, showing 16 traffic fatalities on local roads, up from 14 in 2014.

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  17. Jamor Tyrone Burks v. State of MarylandRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Daily Record

    Criminal procedure -- Motion to suppress evidence -- Recording of defendant's interview with police Following a three-day trial before a jury in the Circuit Court for Cecil County, Jamor Burks, appellant, was convicted of various drug and conspiracy offenses. Burks was sentenced to a total of sixty years' incarceration.

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  18. Cecil County Man Arrested & Charged for Child PornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... warrant was served at Deshon's residence shortly after 5:00 a.m. this Wednesday. Deshon was transported to the Cecil County District Court Commissioner's Office for processing and a hearing before a District Court commissioner. Deshon was held on a ...

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  19. Breakthru Beverage execs sued over alleged New York smuggling schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... National Distributing Co., another Maryland wholesaler, sold excessive amounts of alcohol to retailers in rural Cecil County, Md., which in turn sold the alcohol to New York retailers. The wholesalers had "actual or constructive knowledge of these ...

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  20. Attorney for man killed by MSP trooper talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... SHOOTING SHOWS LESS LETHAL FORCE COULD HAVE BEEN USED. HALL WAS SHOT ON THE PARKING LOT OF A WALMART STORE IN CECIL COUNTY IN AUGUST 2015. TROOPER DARRYL BRACKETT WAS TRYING TO ARREST HALL FOR FAILING TO APPEAR IN DRUG COURT. BRACKETT FIRED AFTER ...

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