Category Archives: Land of Pleasant Living
PIRATE POACHERS OF THE CHESAPEAKE Cops nab outlaw watermen Wheatley father and son duo poachers raiding oyster sanctuary – not the first rodeo for Pop
While the vast majority of Chesapeake Bay watermen are law-abiding and work hard to understand and be in compliance with the myriad set of rules set down by Bay regulators, there are others who just don’t give a damn. According to the NRP, these watermen allegedly are among the latter, especially the father who has a long line of poaching convictions with which he can add notches to his boat and boast about in the tavern.
Maryland icebreaker J. Millard Tawes provides delivery of emergency supplies and US Mail to Tangier Island, Virginia
The crucial mission helped deliver food, fuel, mail, medications and other essential items to the island, which like nearby Smith Island, Maryland is only accessible by water
Virginia State Police Beat / SEARCH AND RECOVERY EFFORT CONTINUES ON ICED-OVER JAMES RIVER FOR TWO HUNTERS; Kyle Englehart and Austin Savage
Virginia State Police Beat / SEARCH AND RECOVERY EFFORT CONTINUES ON ICED-OVER JAMES RIVER FOR TWO HUNTERS; Kyle Englehart and Austin Savage VARINA, VA. — The search for two…
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Will Issue Executive Order Granting Accohannock Tribe Maryland Indian Status
According to oral tradition, the Clan Mothers prayed for peace and survival and received a vision to follow Pocahontas, to marry their daughters to the white colonists in order to hide in plain sight, survive and preserve the tribal bloodlines until in the fullness of time the tribe could be reborn
Wesley Schoonmaker’s Great Adventure triggers massive search; alive after being blown to shore after he set out to test an oar in heavy weather on the Chesapeake Bay
He had stated that he planned to test out a new oar by paddling his 8-foot yellow and dark blue raft near Willoughby Spit in Norfolk.
A special holiday musical presentation from Union Station in Washington, DC celebrating the service and sacrifices of our nation’s World War II veterans and commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of the war.
Maryland State Police Beat / Troopers seek Honesty in Crisfield as politicians walk sideways among the crabs
About the same time of the year that the annual J. Milliard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake was being held in Crisfield, drawing politicians from all over Maryland, the State Police held a fruitless search for Honesty.
Prepared boaters defied Bermuda Triangle Curse following reef grief of Ocean Quest; rescued by Coast Guard
“Having been forced to abandon ship so far from shore could have turned out much worse,” said Lt. Jake Conrad, Air Station Borinquen MH-65 Dolphin helicopter pilot.
Osprey condos provide a great view of the Potomac River.