Articles on Maryland

  • Adventures in Maryland: A warm winter weekend in Chestertown

    Here are three things I learned on my first visit to Chestertown this weekend: Lucy, the late Chestertown goose that presided over the Chester River for 15 years, was truly beloved by all. She's commemorated with a bronze statue on the Boardwalk, and a smaller sculpture in the town's Visitor Center, which is where we met her. The town is [...]

  • chase the blue crab trail

    “Chase the Blue Crab” Wins First-Ever “Crab Tank on the Chop Tank”

    Last week, 10 teams competed for a $50,000 grant in a pitch competition held live at the 38th Annual Maryland Tourism & Travel Summit in Cambridge, Md. The competition, “Crab Tank on the Choptank,” loosely based on the hit television show “Shark Tank,” featured contestants presenting their tourism marketing campaign ideas to the “crabs, ” or judges, in the tank. [...]