St. Michaels

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11:26 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Essay: A Show of Hands

St. Michaels
Credit Don Rush

As we walk down this path of life, Delmarva PublicĀ  Radio Essayist George Merrill -- a longtime residents of St. Michaels -- says we should hold hands.

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9:50 am
Thu March 21, 2013

St. Michaels Fire Leaves One Dead

St. Michaels Fire Department
Credit stmichaelsfd.org

An overnight fire in St. Michaels has left one person dead.

Police say the call came in around 12:30 a.m. for a blaze that struck a single-story house on North Street.

Fire Chief Phil Jones told WBOC that once the fire crew put out the blaze they discovered a body in one of the bedrooms.

He added it was that of an adult male may have been the only person in the home at the time of the fire.

Authorities are now trying to identify the body.

Meanwhile, investigators are looking into how the fire began and how the person inside the home died.

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9:02 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Smart Phones and QR Codes to Boost Tourism to St. Michaels

Hooper Strait Lighthouse at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Credit wikipedia.org

ST. MICHAELS, Md. (AP) - Sidewalk bricks with QR codes on them are being proposed for a St. Michaels walking tour.

QR codes are square black-and-white codes that can be scanned by smart-phone software and take visitors to a web-page that will provide information about the location.

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