Monthly Archives: October 2010

Injured Merchant Marine student aided by Navy & Coast Guard

 BALTIMORE  (Oct. 23, 2010) – A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man who was reportedly suffering from a laceration above his left eye near Fishing Creek in Annapolis, Md., Sunday….

A Historical Perspective

The stinky Hayden Farm Deal and the Christmas Eve public meeting will long be remembered by knowledgeable taxpayers.

Bivalve’s dramatic demise is as ‘quiet as a clam’ Large clam species are collapsing throughout the Chesapeake

Unlike oysters, which build elaborate reefs, soft-shell clams burrow into the sediment where they are out of sight – and seemingly out of mind.

Remember That Reference Point or You Will Get Lost

I know the Indians would use other things like glowing mushrooms as navigation aids, but I have not seen this type of mushroom in Maryland yet.

Archery, Smokepoles & Fishing Rods

Outdoor folks will have plenty to choose from in October whether it be archery deer hunting, fishing for fall run stripers or the season openers for muzzleloader hunting for deer….

From Brick to Boat

“Well, I’ve been collecting bricks from all over the world to build a shrine for the Blessed Mother that overlooks St. Clements Island.” said Millie.

New areas of Battleship USS Wisconsin now open to public

Prior to boarding the ship, visitors are invited to see the film, Forward for Freedom, which will be shown in the new Battleship Intro Theater inside Nauticus. The six-minute film brings the Wisconsin to life through the stories and commentary of those who have supported the ship, especially those who served aboard her .

One dead in boat collision on James River

 PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 17, 2010) – Coast Guard and local agencies respond to a collision in the vicinity of the James River Bridge Sunday morning. At 9:53 a.m. Coast Guard…

Bivalve’s dramatic demise is as ‘quiet as a clam’

Unlike oysters, which build elaborate reefs, soft-shell clams burrow into the sediment where they are out of sight – and seemingly out of mind.

Spring Gobbler Season: The Thrill of Talking to an “Old Tom”

I have had Gobblers running to me as I was leaving his area for fear he would lose out on a potential new Girlfriend.