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Maryland’s New License Plates Want to “Protect the Chesapeake”

The unveiling of the new Chesapeake Bay design boosts our status in the world of specialty plates.

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A New Partnership Aims to Add Billions of Oysters to Chesapeake Bay

The future of bay restoration could lie in our once-prolific bivalve.

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Chesapeake Champions

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation turns 50.

Outside World

Field Notes: Chesapeake Bay gets a C-, Christmas Tree Disposal, and Hogan's Environmental Agenda

A roundup of eco-news from around the area.

Outside World

​Baltimore Oyster Partnership to Plant 5 Million Baby Oysters by 2020

Initiative comes ahead of first-ever Great Baltimore Oyster Festival this weekend.

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Maryland Politicians React to Trump Impeachment: Local leaders reflect and look ahead at Senate trial.

Religious Leaders React to Proposed Increase in Funding to Prevent Hate Crimes: Van Hollen, Sarbanes, and Cardin want to quadruple aid protecting local religious groups.

Will Judge Make an Example Out of Catherine Pugh?: With the former mayor’s sentencing scheduled for February, both sides get to work on their case.

Orioles Execs Not Mentioned in ‘AstroGate’ Sign-Stealing Scandal: GM Mike Elias and the O’s other ex-Astros employees have steered clear of the fallout.

What to Know About the Maryland Cycling Classic Coming September 2020: For starters, Baltimore's pro cycling event will be more than 100 miles long.