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Thurmont to distribute water advisory regarding chemical levels

Thurmont will, by Friday, distribute an advisory from the Maryland Department of the Environment regarding elevated levels of “forever chemicals” detected in the town’s water system, said Mayor John Kinnaird at a town meeting on Tuesday. The chemicals, known as PFOA and PFOS, were detected by MDE in an October 2022 testing event, the results […]

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Frederick kicks off fourth annual tree cost-share program

The city of Frederick’s sustainability office on Wednesday is rolling out its annual cost-share program for purchasing tree saplings. For city residents, it offers to cover half of the price of native Maryland trees. The program, Tree Frederick, is in its fourth year and will take online orders between Feb. 1 and March 17, with […]

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Travel

Gone fishing: Mansfield native Zach Foltz finds way to merge work

Gone fishing: Mansfield native Zach Foltz finds way to merge work … Richland Source Source link Related Content Flight attendant on what passengers should wear to get upgrade Great Northern Hotel review: A classic gem at Kings Cross Station Discover Andalucia on a walking holiday including Alhambra Palace £30,000 extra only VIP guests on a […]

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DNA test reveals some Jewish ancestry, but from who?

I’m not Jewish. But do I know that for certain? I’ve been giving that a lot of thought since I received some unexpected results from recent DNA testing. The first question in my mind was, and still is: Where did that 22% “Jewish Peoples of Europe” in my DNA come from? Part of the answer […]

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Illiana Ancestors: Complain about rate increase

As Judy Russell (“The Legal Genealogist”) says, “Here we go again.” The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is planning another fee increase for genealogical record services. Read her report on this unjustified proposal and how to voice a complaint at https://tinyurl.com/4bn4brkj. Michigan’s Macomb County Genealogy Group has also posted information on this proposal at […]

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Blatstein Bader plans include school, a ‘clean and safe’ middle

ATLANTIC CITY — A $3 billion 10,000-unit housing proposal for Bader Field would give people a middle class community and keep successful people from leaving the city, according to developer Bart Blatstein. Blatstein’s proposed “Casa Mar” would also include a new K-12 private or charter school and a 100-room hotel, he said during an editorial […]

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Winnebago debuts new prototype of its anticipated electric RV in

SUMMIT-TRIBUNE STAFF Winnebago, the flagship brand of outdoor lifestyle product manufacturer Winnebago Industries, revealed a fully-operational prototype of its all-electric, zero-emission RV at the Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa, Florida, on Jan. 18-22. Known as the eRV2, the prototype emerged from Winnebago Industries’ original eRV concept vehicle, which debuted at the same event last year. […]

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Rep seeks to ban pets from driver’s laps

Rep seeks to ban pets from driver’s laps Conway Daily Sun Source link

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Gov. Lee builds second inaugural speech on transportation,

Gov. Lee builds second inaugural speech on transportation … Gallatin News Source link Related Content Last call for Covid boosters for adults under-50, NHS warns Rare two-headed snake named after Batman villain Power cut strikes hundreds across UK How a Dead Girl in Paris Wound Up With The Most-Kissed Lips in We Can Now Hear […]

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School funding crucial in providing safe, secure environment for

It was a rare off-the-record call from a high-ranking individual in the school system. I knew it was important when it came to my cellphone and not the office line. Immediately I was asked if we could speak privately for a few minutes. Personally, I do not like “no-notes” conversations but I could tell by […]