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Coastal Connection is a weekly public affairs program on 88.3 Ocean City. It airs Fridays at noon. Reporter Bryan Russo will interview and profile a wide range of local advocates, elected officials, and artists and musicians who live and work on the Eastern Shore.
Updated: 13 min 46 sec ago

Jobs Versus the Environment in One Delaware Town

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:28
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We'll continue our look at the debate over plans to put a chicken processing plant in Millsboro, Del. Some residents say the proposal would bring further environmental risk to a community that's already struggling with ecological issues. But others say the plant would bring 700 much-needed jobs to the area. Bryan Russo looks at the struggle between the environment and the economy playing out in one coastal town.

Delaware Prisoners Find Peace in Art

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:24
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Reviving the Coast's Oyster Industry

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:22
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Oysters were once an important part of the coastal economy—and now two men are trying to bring back that once-thriving seafood industry. We'll head out on the water with the men behind the Bay Landing Shellfish Company, and then talk with an expert from the Oyster Recovery Partnership about the future of a species that's crucial to both the environment and the economy.

Homeless Residents of Rehoboth Beach Prepare for Demolition of "Tent City"

Fri, 2014-04-04 13:26
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Faith on the Coast: Once Alienated from Church, Lesbian Woman Returns As a Lutheran Minister

Fri, 2014-04-04 13:25
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Watermen Prep for Crabbing Season, And Comic-Book Fans Gear Up for FanCon

Fri, 2014-04-04 13:21
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Oyster season has just ended, and crab season has begun for Maryland watermen. But a cold winter means the waters of the Chesapeake Bay aren't warm enough for crabs to come out, so watermen are playing a waiting game as they hope for better weather. Bryan Russo talks with the head of the Maryland Watermen's Association about his predictions for this crabbing season.

Then we'll hear from one of the organizers of the Eastern Shore FanCon, a conference for lovers of comic books and anime.