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Crisfield Airport gets $78,000 federal grant

WASHINGTON — Crisfield Municipal Airport has been awarded a grant of more than $78,000 to update its master plan. The Federal Aviation Administration grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will help improve safety and upgrade operations. The master should ...

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Dorchester County gets $92K fed grant for airport

CAMBRIDGE — A $92,000 federal grant will help plan the future of the Cambridge-Dorchester Airport. Sens. Ben Cardin and Barbara Mikulski announced the grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation on Friday. The senators say the grant will be used ...

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Federal grant to be used for Frederick parkland

WASHINGTON — A $950,000 federal grant will help fund the creation of a 10-mile natural corridor linking parks in Frederick County. Democratic Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin announced the matching National Parks Service grant on Wednesday. The funding, combined ...

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Williamsport gets $275K grant for visitor center

WILLIAMSPORT — The town of Williamsport has received a $275,000 grant to build a visitor center near the C&O Canal National Historical Park. The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports the grant comes from the Appalachian Regional Commission. The town has said ...

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UMES awarded grant from Nat’l Science Foundation

WASHINGTON — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been awarded a $500,000 grant from National Science Foundation to help prepare students for science jobs. The grant was announced by Democratic Sens. Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin on Wednesday. ...

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Mikulski, Cardin ask EPA to relax corn-to-fuel rule

WASHINGTON — Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski says she is among a group of senators asking the Environmental Protection Agency to relax renewable fuel standards to require less corn. Mikulski says that will help ease corn supply shortages caused by drought ...

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Mikulski, Cardin announce $2M grant for Ocean City buses

OCEAN CITY — More money is on the way for buses in Ocean City. Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Sen. Ben Cardin on Friday announced a $2 million grant through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s State of Good Repair Program. ...

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Lower Shore development agency gets new HQ, seeks to boost small business

SALISBURY — Maryland’s secretary for business and economic development rallied Lower Shore leaders behind a state venture capital initiative that seeks to invest millions of dollars into companies and entrepreneurs with innovative ideas. The state is poised to award a ...

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U.S. Attorney for Md. Rosenstein vs. the political hot potato

The U.S. Attorney for Maryland may encounter pushback from government agencies and politicians as he leads an investigation into recent national security leaks, but government officials and lawyers said that Rod J. Rosenstein is more than prepared to meet the ...

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