: News

Filed Under:

Latest Maryland Regional News

Play associated audio

CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) Statues depicting Don Pedro, a famed Spanish ram imported by E.I. DuPont, will once again grace the entrance to a former DuPont estate. A pair of Don Pedro statues were stolen in September from the entrance to the estate, which is now home to the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science-Horn Point Laboratory.

SALISBURY, Md. (AP) A group of watermen plan to meet Wednesday to decide if they will split from the Maryland Watermen's Association and create their own regional group. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. tomorrow at the Church Creek Firehouse in Church Creek.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

NPR

Out Of Juvenile Corrections, Poems Of Fury, Loss — And Lingering Beauty

Over 1,000 students submitted their work for Words Unlocked, a poetry contest for juveniles in corrections. Two young poets split the top prize — and they've shared their poems with NPR.
NPR

Farmers Wait, And Wait, For Guest Workers Amid H-2A Visa Delays

For the third year in a row, the H-2A visa program is running behind. That's left farmers waiting for planters and pickers even as the harvest season is well underway.
NPR

Guns Strike Emotional Chords For People On Both Sides Of The Political Debate

Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have been talking a lot about guns recently. But how much will that issue matter with voters in November?
NPR

After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, She Channeled Her Ups And Downs Into Texts

NPR's Scott Simon talks with Natalie Sun about her project, textingwithcancer.com. The website won a Webby award, and documents her pessimism and optimism while undergoing chemotherapy.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.