Sussex County’s public safety shield will get a chance to shine during an annual exposition next month aimed at educating children and adults alike about the emergency services community and what police, firefighters, medics, and dispatchers do every day. The Sussex County Emergency Operations Center will host its annual 9-1-1 Awareness Day, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, 2023, at the public safety complex, located at 21911 […]
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gun control laws will take effect in Maryland on Sunday. The laws were approved in response to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that ended a requirement to demonstrate a particular need for a license to carry a concealed gun in public. But they are being challenged in federal court. Meanwhile, the state's statute of limitations for when civil lawsuits for child sexual abuse can be filed […]
BALTIMORE (AP) — Anthony Santander homered in the first, DL Hall worked out of a sixth-inning jam and the Baltimore Orioles clinched the AL East title with a 2-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Dean Kremer allowed two hits and a walk in 5 1/3 innings, striking out eight, and the Orioles reached 100 wins for the sixth time in team history and first since 1980. Now the Orioles […]
Born Edward M. Newcomb Jr. in Baltimore, McKay joined the Navy in 1963 and served in Vietnam from 1965 to 1967. After he left the Navy in 1967, McKay enrolled in the National Broadcasters Institute in San Diego, Calif., earning a degree in mass communications and falling in love with the art of radio.