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Information Sought On Somerset Co. Daytime Burglaries

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SOMERSET CO., Md. - Police say they are investigating a series of day time burglaries in Somerset County.

Fire On Main Street In Berlin Under Investigation

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BERLIN, Md. - A fire in Downtown Berlin, is under investigation. Officials say the blaze started just after 12:00 PM on Thursday, at SiCuli on Main Street, in a chimney and the wall connected to it.

Poll: Majority Oppose VA Medicaid Expansion

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A new poll shows that the majority of Virginians oppose a plan favored by Gov. Terry McAuliffe to use federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to low-income residents.

UPDATE: Savage Sentenced To 75 Years

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WICOMICO CO., Md. - A Delmar man convicted of 2nd degree murder in February, has been sentenced.

Batteries In Baby Video Monitors Recalled

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Summer Infant is recalling about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in baby video monitors because of a burn hazard.

Two Arrested In Connection With Rehoboth Outlet Purse Snatching

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REHOBOTH, Del. - Two people were arrested on Monday, after they apparently stole a purse from an elderly woman at a local outlet mall.

UPDATE: Dover Man Charged After Reportedly Shooting After Girlfriend

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DOVER, Del. - A man wanted in connection to a domestic shooting in Dover, has turned himself in.

Convicted Man Pleads Guilty In MD To Shooting At Police Homes Video included

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WICOMICO CO., Md. - A Delmar man already locked up for shooting at a Delaware police officer's home may be facing more time.

Court Rules Delaware Must Pay Landowners' Legal Fees

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MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) - Delaware's Supreme Court has ruled that the state's Department of Transportation must pay legal and other fees for a Middletown couple who successfully challenged an attempt to

MD Tax Credit Program A 'Game Changer' For Revitalization Video included

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MARYLAND - With the legislative session over, a lot of changes are on the way to Maryland, if they are not underway already.

More Parking Changes? Assateague Island Asks For Public's Help Video included

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BERLIN, Md. - The Bayside Picnic area is one of the more popular spots on the Maryland side of Assateague Island.

Powder Alcohol New Drinking Trend? Video included

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47 ABC - Craving a mojito without a bar or restaurant in sight? With Palcohol you can get your favorite cocktail in an instant. It's a powder version of vodka, rum and four cocktails. Mix it with water

Traffic Stop In Worcester Co. Leads To Citations For Two

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WORCESTER CO., Md. - Two Millsboro men received citations, after a traffic stop in Worcester County.

U.VA Visitors Approve 4.3 In-State Tuition Hike

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ABINGDON, Va. (AP) - The University of Virginia's Board of Visitors has approved a 4.3 tuition increase for in-state students.

MD Governor Travels To Ireland, Netherlands

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is visiting Ireland, Northern Ireland and the Netherlands.

Information Sought On Dover Construction Site Theft

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DOVER, Del. - Police say they are investigating a burglary in Dover, that reportedly occurred at a home under construction.

No To Fracking: Group Set To Deliver 2,200 Petitions to MD Senators Video included

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BALTIMORE, Md. - Thousands of petitions are set to land on the desks of two Maryland U.S. Senators asking them to say no to fracking.

Soldier Convicted In WikiLeaks Case Gets New Name

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas judge has granted a request to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.

VA Toll Road Could Cost $500m, Not Be Built

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposed toll road championed by former Gov. Bob McDonnell might not be built but still cost taxpayers $400 million to $500 million.

Information Sought On Milford Motorcycle Crash

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MILFORD, Del. - Police are looking for information, after a crash involving a motorcycle that left one person injured.

One Dead, One Injured After Tues. Crash In Sussex Co. Video included

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MILLSBORO, Del. - One woman is dead, another injured after a car accident on Tuesday in Millsboro.According to reports, the crash happened around 9:07 PM Tuesday night. Police say Frances Baskwill, 75, of Millsboro, was driving south on Banks Road when she began to turn left toward Friendship drive. That's when investigators say the front of her car collided with the front of a car being driven by John Albright, 38, of Millsboro.Reports say Baskwill and her passenger, Patricia Murphy, 77, wer...

Timothy Virts Indicted On Nine Criminal Counts Video included

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MARYLAND - A Maryland man accused of kidnapping his own daughter and killing her mother last month, has been formally indicted. Thirty-eight-year-old Timothy Virts led police on a nationwide manhunt, after police say he killed Bobbi Jo Cortez, the mother of his 11-year-old twins, then kidnapped his daughter, Caitlyn, which prompted an amber alert. Three days later, he and Caitlyn were found unharmed at a motel in South Carolina. A grand jury indicted Virts on nine criminal counts including mu...

Do-It-Yourself Energy-Saving Tips For Your Home Video included

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47 ABC News – Simple do-it-yourself changes to your home can save you a lot of green on your monthly utility bills. “A lot of money goes down the drain. People don't realize that the living space is an area that has to retain heating and cooling,” Darren Lombardo, President at Home Energy Solutions said. First, attack that attic! For $80, install an attic fan to keep things cool. Staple a radiant barrier to the attic trusses and use an attic stair cover to keep the cold air where it belo...

Walk 6,000 Miles: Bill In Works To Recognize First Coast-To-Coast Trail Video included

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CAPE HENLOPEN, Del. - A sunny day brings dozens of walkers to Cape Henlopen State Park.

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  • MD Flags Flown Half-Staff To Honor 2

    MD Flags Flown Half-Staff To Honor 2

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:33:48 GMT
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland's flag is flying at half-staff over the State House and at all Maryland Department of Natural Resources facilities to honor a former Maryland Department of Natural ResourcesMore >>
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland's flag is flying at half-staff over the State House and at all Maryland Department of Natural Resources facilities to honor a former Maryland Department of Natural ResourcesMore >>
  • Delaware Buys 750 Bayshore Acres For Preservation

    Delaware Buys 750 Bayshore Acres For Preservation

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:44:00 GMT
    BOWERS BEACH, Del. (AP) - Delaware officials say more than $6 million has helped them protect more of the state's "Bayshore" resource in Kent County.    Officials announced the acquisition of a 750-acreMore >>
    BOWERS BEACH, Del. (AP) - Delaware officials say more than $6 million has helped them protect more of the state's "Bayshore" resource in Kent County.More >>
  • Virginia Lawmakers Sustain McAuliffe Vetoes

    Virginia Lawmakers Sustain McAuliffe Vetoes

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:42:42 GMT
    RICHMOND, Va. - Gov. Terry McAuliffe's has successfully vetoed two religious expression bills and legislation that would have granted people who receive red-light tickets the right to contest citationsMore >>
    RICHMOND, Va. - Gov. Terry McAuliffe's has successfully vetoed two religious expression bills and legislation that would have granted people who receive red-light tickets the right to contest citationsMore >>
  • City Of Salisbury, 3 Police Officers Facing A Lawsuit

    City Of Salisbury, 3 Police Officers Facing A Lawsuit

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-04-24 02:33:28 GMT
    SALISBURY, Md. - Three Salisbury police officers and the city of Salisbury are reportedly facing a lawsuit. According to documents released to 47 ABC, two Salisbury residents, Addy Brignol and LucknerMore >>
    SALISBURY, Md. - Three Salisbury police officers and the city of Salisbury are reportedly facing a lawsuit.More >>
  • Cambridge Company Looks To Expand Work Force

    Cambridge Company Looks To Expand Work Force

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-04-24 02:24:41 GMT
    CAMBRIDGE, Md. - A Dorchester County business is looking to expand both their work force and work space. R and M Performance, a car restoration facility owned by Hutchins Brothers LLC, plans to open upMore >>
    CAMBRIDGE, Md. - A Dorchester County business is looking to expand both their work force and work space.More >>
  • Millsboro Residents Continue Their Fight Against Chicken Plant

    Millsboro Residents Continue Their Fight Against Chicken Plant

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-04-24 02:18:43 GMT
    MILLSBORO, Del - The battle continues over an Allen Harim chicken processing plant coming to Millsboro.More >>
    MILLSBORO, Del - The battle continues over an Allen Harim chicken processing plant coming to Millsboro.More >>
  • Final Conservation Plan Of VA Assateague Set For Release

    Final Conservation Plan Of VA Assateague Set For Release

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:25:15 GMT
    CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is in the final stages of its "comprehensive conservation plan" for the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.The group is reportedly considering optionsMore >>
    CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is in the final stages of its "comprehensive conservation plan" for the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.More >>
  • DNREC Acquires Private Land For Delaware Bayshore Initiative

    DNREC Acquires Private Land For Delaware Bayshore Initiative

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:05:50 GMT
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    BOWERS BEACH, Del. - A one million dollar grant is helping bring nearly 750 acres of land near Bowers Beach to DNREC.According to DNREC, acquiring the Vance Morris Tract will protect 315 acres of wetlands,More >>
    BOWERS BEACH, Del. - A one million dollar grant is helping bring nearly 750 acres of land near Bowers Beach to DNREC.More >>
  • State Approves Waiver, Last Day For Wico. Co. Students June 13th

    State Approves Waiver, Last Day For Wico. Co. Students June 13th

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:53:23 GMT
    WICOMICO CO., Md. - Wicomico County families with kids in school, listen up.If you haven't heard, summer starts on June 13th.The Maryland State Board of Education approved Wicomico County Schools waiverMore >>
    WICOMICO CO., Md. - Wicomico County families with kids in school, listen up.More >>
  • Impact Of Supreme Court's Ruling On Affirmative Action

    Impact Of Supreme Court's Ruling On Affirmative Action

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:39 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:39:18 GMT
    47 ABC - Michigan's ban on the use of race as a factor in college admissions was upheld by the Supreme Court Tuesday, paving the way for other states to follow suit.47 ABC reached out to Aaron Basko, AssistantMore >>
    47 ABC - Michigan's ban on the use of race as a factor in college admissions was upheld by the Supreme Court Tuesday, paving the way for other states to follow suit.47 ABC reached out to Aaron Basko, AssistantMore >>
  • With High HIV Rate In MD, People Urged To Get Tested

    With High HIV Rate In MD, People Urged To Get Tested

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:35:54 GMT
    MARYLAND - Maryland has the third highest rate of HIV among states and territories, and there's a push to raise awareness and get people tested. According to the latest numbers from the CDC, Maryland hasMore >>
    MARYLAND - Maryland has the third highest rate of HIV among states and territories, and there's a push to raise awareness and get people tested. According to the latest numbers from the CDC, Maryland hasMore >>
  • Ocean City Gears Up For Springfest

    Ocean City Gears Up For Springfest

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:29:32 GMT
    OCEAN CITY, Md. - The 24th annual Springfest in Ocean City is just about a week away.The four day festival starting on May 1st, will feature more than 250 vendors selling arts, crafts, food and beverages.ThereMore >>
    OCEAN CITY, Md. - The 24th annual Springfest in Ocean City is just about a week away.The four day festival starting on May 1st, will feature more than 250 vendors selling arts, crafts, food and beverages.ThereMore >>
  • Dover Air Force Base Conducting Training Demolitions On Thursday

    Dover Air Force Base Conducting Training Demolitions On Thursday

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:48:04 GMT
    DOVER, Del. - Residents living near a local Air Force base, could hear more noise than usual on Thursday.More >>
    DOVER, Del. - Residents living near a local Air Force base, could hear more noise than usual on Thursday.
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  • Area Police To Host Drug Take Back Events On Saturday

    Area Police To Host Drug Take Back Events On Saturday

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:08 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:08:59 GMT
    DELMARVA - Local law enforcement agencies will be participating an a nationwide drug take back initiative. On Saturday, April 26th, from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM, many police departments from around Delmarva will be hosting locations, where residents can drop off their unused and expired medications.More >>
    DELMARVA - Local law enforcement agencies will be participating an a nationwide drug take back initiative. On Saturday, April 26th, from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM, many police departments from around Delmarva will be hosting locations, where residents can drop off their unused and expired medications.
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  • Lawmakers Return To Consider McAuliffe Vetoes

    Lawmakers Return To Consider McAuliffe Vetoes

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:17 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:17:26 GMT
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia lawmakers are returning to Richmond to consider Gov. Terry McAuliffe's changes to the General Assembly's 2014 legislation. Legislators will consider McAuliffe's vetoes and proposed changes to several dozen pieces of legislation during a one-day session Wednesday. McAuliffe has vetoed two bills concerning religious expression. One would have codified a student's right to pray at school. The other would have prohibited censorship of sermons made by chaplains of the...More >>
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia lawmakers are returning to Richmond to consider Gov. Terry McAuliffe's changes to the General Assembly's 2014 legislation. Legislators will consider McAuliffe's vetoes and proposed changes to several dozen pieces of legislation during a one-day session Wednesday. McAuliffe has vetoed two bills concerning religious expression. One would have codified a student's right to pray at school. The other would have prohibited censorship of sermons made by chaplains of the...More >>
  • Man Found Dead Outside Home In Centreville

    Man Found Dead Outside Home In Centreville

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:12 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:12:46 GMT
    CENTREVILLE, Del. (AP) - New Castle County police are investigating the death of a man found lying in the driveway of his home in Centreville. Police say a relative found 85-year-old James Conaway dead outside his home on High Ridge Road on Tuesday. His bronze Cadillac was missing, but police say it has been found. Conaway's body has been taken to the Office of the State Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of his death. Sgt. Jacob Andrews says Conaway's death has...More >>
    CENTREVILLE, Del. (AP) - New Castle County police are investigating the death of a man found lying in the driveway of his home in Centreville. Police say a relative found 85-year-old James Conaway dead outside his home on High Ridge Road on Tuesday. His bronze Cadillac was missing, but police say it has been found. Conaway's body has been taken to the Office of the State Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of his death. Sgt. Jacob Andrews says Conaway's death has...More >>
  • DE Falls Short Of Revenue Estimates, May Face Budget Cuts

    DE Falls Short Of Revenue Estimates, May Face Budget Cuts

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:38:27 GMT
    DELAWARE - Lawmakers in the first state may face hurdles as they work on a budget for the upcoming fiscal year.More >>
    DELAWARE - Lawmakers in the first state may face hurdles as they work on a budget for the upcoming fiscal year.More >>
  • "Right To Work Zones" Could Come To DE

    "Right To Work Zones" Could Come To DE

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:22:55 GMT
    DELAWARE - In an effort to revitalize Delaware’s manufacturing industry, state Senate and House Republican leaders reportedly announced legislation to create “right-to-work” zones in Delaware on Tuesday.More >>
    DELAWARE - In an effort to revitalize Delaware’s manufacturing industry, state Senate and House Republican leaders reportedly announced legislation to create “right-to-work” zones in Delaware on Tuesday.More >>
  • More Than 170 Signs Set To Enforce Smoking Ban In Rehoboth

    More Than 170 Signs Set To Enforce Smoking Ban In Rehoboth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:17 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:17:19 GMT
    REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. - 171 signs are going up to enforce a smoking ban in Rehoboth.More >>
    REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. - 171 signs are going up to enforce a smoking ban in Rehoboth.More >>
  • Delmarva Power Donates 19,000 Light Bulbs To MD Food Bank

    Delmarva Power Donates 19,000 Light Bulbs To MD Food Bank

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:11:05 GMT
    MARYLAND - Nearly 4,800 families on Maryland's Eastern Shore will soon be saving on their energy bills. Tuesday morning, Delmarva Power donated 19,000 energy-efficient fluorescent light bulbs to the Maryland Food Bank. According to the USDA, more than 720,000 Marylanders are uncertain about where their next meal is coming from. Many are often forced to choose between paying for food, rent, medicine or utilities. "The food bank has actually transitioned over the past several years, getting don...More >>
    MARYLAND - Nearly 4,800 families on Maryland's Eastern Shore will soon be saving on their energy bills. Tuesday morning, Delmarva Power donated 19,000 energy-efficient fluorescent light bulbs to the Maryland Food Bank. According to the USDA, more than 720,000 Marylanders are uncertain about where their next meal is coming from. Many are often forced to choose between paying for food, rent, medicine or utilities. "The food bank has actually transitioned over the past several years, getting don...More >>
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  • Navy probes report of gunman at San Diego base

    Navy probes report of gunman at San Diego base

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:05:53 GMT
    Officials at the U.S. Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are searching the base after an unconfirmed report of an armed individual there.More >>
    Officials at the U.S. Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are searching the base after an unconfirmed report of an armed individual there.More >>
  • University: Details of sperm mix-up still mystery

    University: Details of sperm mix-up still mystery

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:05:51 GMT
    The results of an investigation released Thursday concluded that it may never be known how a convicted felon replaced a patient's sperm with his own two decades ago and fathered a child, or whether he did the...More >>
    The results of an investigation released Thursday concluded that it may never be known how a convicted felon replaced a patient's sperm with his own two decades ago and fathered a child, or whether he did the same type...More >>
  • Major oil & gas firm to list drilling chemicals

    Major oil & gas firm to list drilling chemicals

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:55:50 GMT
    A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets. The move by Baker Hughes of Houston...More >>
    A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets. The move by Baker Hughes of Houston is a...More >>
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  • Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

    Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:05:27 GMT
    The Costa Rican government says it's still waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it launched the secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite...More >>
    The Costa Rican government says it's waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it improperly devised a secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite warnings in...More >>
  • Israel halts peace talks with Palestinians

    Israel halts peace talks with Palestinians

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:55:37 GMT
    Israel's foreign minister says a peace deal with the Palestinians is impossible after rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah agreed to form a unity government.More >>
    Israel broke off Mideast peace talks and brought the U.S.-brokered process to the brink of collapse Thursday, protesting a reconciliation agreement between the Western-backed Palestinian Authority and the militant group...More >>
  • Vatican: Pope's private calls don't reflect policy

    Vatican: Pope's private calls don't reflect policy

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:55:34 GMT
    The Vatican's spokesman says that what Pope Francis reportedly tells Catholics in private conversations doesn't reflect church policy.More >>
    What Pope Francis may tell Catholics in private telephone conversations doesn't reflect church policy, the Vatican's spokesman said Thursday.More >>

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  • April 25 - Healthy Youth

    April 25 - Healthy Youth

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-04-24 12:22:39 GMT
    GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - The Maryland Community Health Resources commission (CHRC) announced a grant award to the Somerset County Health Department to address childhood obesity.More >>
    GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - The Maryland Community Health Resources commission (CHRC) announced a grant award to the Somerset County Health Department to address childhood obesity.
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  • April 25 - Target Case Competition

    April 25 - Target Case Competition

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:21 AM EDT2014-04-24 12:21:30 GMT
    GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - What should Target invest in that would make customers consider the national retailer first when thinking about food?That was the question posed to six teams of finance and administrationMore >>
    GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - What should Target invest in that would make customers consider the national retailer first when thinking about food?More >>
  • April 29 - National Occupational Therapy Month

    April 29 - National Occupational Therapy Month

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:07 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:07:26 GMT
    GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - The month of April has been designated National Occupational Therapy Month. This may not mean much to many, unless they suffer from illness or injury, or recover from surgery andMore >>
    GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - The month of April has been designated National Occupational Therapy Month. This may not mean much to many, unless they suffer from illness or injury, or recover from surgery andMore >>
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