cambridge http://publicradiodelmarva.net en Artificial Reefs in Choptank Near Cambridge http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/artificial-reefs-choptank-near-cambridge <p>CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) - An artificial oyster reef made up of 300 concrete balls has been completed in the Choptank River.</p><p>The reef was finished Saturday in the Bill Burton Fishing Pier adjacent to the Fredrick C. Malkus Bridge in Cambridge.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The two foot-tall igloo-like reef balls were set with baby oysters, or spat, by submerging them in large tanks of Chesapeake Bay water.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 12:28:02 +0000 Don Rush 42536 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Artificial Reefs in Choptank Near Cambridge Four Arson Fires in Cambridge Within A Month http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/four-arson-fires-cambridge-within-month <p></p><p>A fourth arson fire has hit the town of Cambridge since late March.</p><p>Deputy State Fire Marshals are investigating the multiple fires the last of which occurred on Friday night involving a two-story vacant home on Fairmount Avenue.</p><p>The first fire on High Street set on March 20<sup>th</sup> also involved a two-story single-family home causing $90-thousand worth of damage.</p><p>Two other fires were set on March 26<sup>th</sup><sup> </sup>involving a similar type of structure one located on Cross Street and another on Cedar Street.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 12:31:06 +0000 Don Rush 32073 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Four Arson Fires in Cambridge Within A Month Cambridge Plans Mixed Use Redevelopment for City Waterfront http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/cambridge-plans-mixed-use-redevelopment-city-waterfront <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) - Cambridge officials say a mixed used redevelopment is planned for the city&#39;s waterfront.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; A mixture of commercial, public and possibly some residential properties is being considered for the port property at Sailwinds Park along Franklin Street. The property is owned by the state and leased by the city. The city and state have agreed to develop the property.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 16:35:33 +0000 Don Rush 10649 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Suspect Possibly Injured in Cambridge Police Shooting http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/suspect-possibly-injured-cambridge-police-shooting <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Police in Cambridge are searching for a suspect that may have been injured early Sunday morning in police shooting during a traffic stop.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; An officer is also recovering from non-life threatening injuries.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The suspect is 39-year-old&nbsp;Demetrice Demby who could be seeking treatment.</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 13:30:18 +0000 Don Rush 9804 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Fundraising for Cambridge LIghthouse Nears Goal http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/fundraising-cambridge-lighthouse-nears-goal <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) - Organizers say they have raised 90 percent of the money needed for construction of a replica of the Choptank River lighthouse, which they hope to have ready by September.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The project is expected to cost more than $600,000 and&nbsp;supporters say more than two-thirds has been raised through private donations.</p> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 13:18:43 +0000 Don Rush 9524 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net US Marshall Reportedly Shot During Cambridge Barricade http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/us-marshall-reportedly-shot-during-cambridge-barricade <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) - An officer has been shot in the Eastern Shore town of Cambridge during a barricade situation.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Cambridge Police spokesman Lt. Martin Herring says shots were fired Wednesday morning in a residential area of the town. Herring says a member of a U.S. Marshal&#39;s task force was shot. It was not clear how seriously the officer was injured.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Herring says police are responding to a barricade situation. He says other details were not yet clear.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 17:19:31 +0000 Don Rush 8684 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net