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  • Kim Leatherman

    Kim Leatherman
    Kim Alan Leatherman, who had owned a Talbot County landscaping business and was a charity auctioneer, died of pulmonary fibrosis May 9 at the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Dorchester. The Easton resident was 67. Born in Baltimore and...
  • Community & Clubs: Celebrate Newport Balboa's 75 years of service

    The Rotary Club of Newport-Balboa will celebrate 75 years of service at 6 p.m. June 26 at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club with an evening of dinner, drinks, music and dancing, according to President-Elect Lauren Reeves. If you have been a past member...
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  • How to give a commencement speech after you've been fired

    The close of May brings with it so many iconic images: warm temperatures, blooming foliage and a long line of college graduates who stride across stages nationwide to accept diplomas, snap selfies and solemnly move tassels from right to left,...
  • Habitat for Humanity builds its image on Michigan Avenue

    Habitat for Humanity builds its image on Michigan Avenue
    As an international nonprofit, Habitat for Humanity has made its name helping people with financial challenges move from renting to homeownership. The organization was one of the more prolific homebuilders during the depths of the recession, offering...
  • Volunteering can be a breeze

    Volunteering can be a breeze
      There are many different kinds of people in the world with different personalities, likes and dislikes. The good thing is there are many kinds of volunteering options, and with a little research and digging around, one that you might enjoy the most or...
  • Obamas' federal tax rate rose as their income fell in 2013

    WASHINGTON-- President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama watched their income fall and their federal tax rate go up in 2013, according to IRS returns released Friday by the White House. In a joint filing, the couple reported an adjusted gross income...
  • Please, please stop speaking Facebook

    Imagine you're at a party. Someone approaches and engages you in a one-sided conversation. It goes something like this: "Hi (YOUR NAME), haven't seen you in awhile. Of course, I haven't seen anybody, considering I just returned from my oceanfront...
  • SMALL COMPANY NUMBER 1: American Bank, Family's first

    SMALL COMPANY NUMBER 1:  American Bank,  Family's first
    Sarah Westgate has two very important jobs. She's an operations assistant for American Bank in South Whitehall Township. And she's mom to 10-year-old Ashley. Because of the flexibility she's afforded at American Bank, she can balance both. "I...
  • Table money and expense reports -- an accounting headache

    Sometimes documents aren't what they seem. A spreadsheet detailing how Newport News City Council members dole out $14,000 in so-called table money fits this description. The documents reviewed by the Daily Press cover spending on tables at galas and...
  • Chicago student falls to death in San Diego: 'This is all so surreal'

    Chicago student falls to death in San Diego: 'This is all so surreal'
    A Chicago graduate student was killed when she lost her balance and fell from a cliff while taking pictures in San Diego over the weekend, authorities said. Anna Bachman, 25, was visiting her sister and taking pictures at sunset Sunday when she lost her...