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Who's a seaman? Supreme Court may chart the waters

EWELL, Md. - William Smith Dize's life revolved around water.The boat captain worked the waters of the Chesapeake Bay, and when he wasn't operating a boat, he was working on them and around the dock.But when Dize got sick and sued his...
Thunder beat Rockets

...37 points, and Oklahoma City beat the Houston Rockets 120-98 on Wednesday night in James Harden's first game back in Chesapeake Energy Arena since being traded by the Thunder before the season. Harden scored 17 points, but was limited to 3-for-16...
Capturing wild-eyed Alaska

...with Southeast Alaska. Perhaps it was the familiar ebb and flow of the tides that reminded him of his childhood home near Chesapeake Bay. Perhaps it was the miles of unseen wilderness that piqued his curiosity, his sense of adventure and granted him reprieve...
JoAnn Stang Vares

...the world on July 12, 1943 to Joseph V. Stang and Billy Jo Canada. JoAnn would often tell stories of growing up "on the Chesapeake Bay" in Maryland, where she found her lifetime love of swimming, fishing, and crabbing. JoAnn joined the US Army in 1964...
Outdoor educators pushing for 'No Child Left Inside' funding

...BETHEL, Del. - Canoeing trips on the Chesapeake Bay. Endangered butterfly camps for...on a weeklong outdoor camp run by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, a nonprofit group that...natural world," said Don Baugh, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's vice president for...
If you must farm fish, farm responsibly

...that we appreciate the communion between our food and the environment in which we live. Whether it was crabbing along the Chesapeake Bay or picking vegetables in the family garden, I learned at an early age that the choices we make about our food have impacts...
Club volleyball player serves up lawsuit over playing time

...compete with her Virginia team, and her league blocked a transfer to another club.Audrey Dimitrew and her family sued the Chesapeake Region Volleyball Association on March 10. The lawsuit, which seeks to let Audrey transfer teams and asks for attorney fees...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...pots with biodegradable panels, though they apparently degrade more slowly in Alaskan waters than the warmer waters of the Chesapeake Bay, in Virginia, which may be a problem, Murphy said."Reducing, reusing, recycling - it may sound cliche, but those...
Family's memories uncovered after 50 years

...He knew his mother's parents, the ones in the album. They were railroad people, too. His grandfather worked for the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway. He remembered when his mother went to the anniversary party in the album. She'd taken a whole salmon packed...
Erasing Bad Memories

...never wanted to return there again?In early May of 1973, barely five months after I moved from the gentle shores of the Chesapeake Bay to the wild mountain rainforest of Juneau, I hiked the Lemon Creek[1] trail to try out my brand new frame pack (Kelty...


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