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Eastern Shore,

the tidewater region along E shore of Chesapeake BayChesapeake Bay,
inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, c.200 mi (320 km) long, from 3 to 30 mi (4.8–48 km) wide, and 3,237 sq mi (8,384 sq km), separating the Delmarva Peninsula from mainland Maryland. and Virginia.
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, including all of Maryland and Virginia E of the bay. The region's economy was historically based largely on agriculture and fishing, but in the second half of the 20th cent. tourism became significant. With the state of Delaware, the region comprises the DelmarvaDelmarva
, peninsula, c.180 mi (290 km) long, separating Chesapeake Bay on the west from Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean on the east; named for the three states (Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia) located in part on it.
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 peninsula.
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Major organization : UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND - EASTERN SHORE
He has been involved with a number of community organizations including the Eastern Shore Recreation Commission, the Musquodoboit Harbour Volunteer Fire Department, the Eastern Shore Jr Mariners Hockey Club, the Rick Hansen Foundation, the Kevin Murphy Hockey Fund, the Canadian Paraplegic Association (NS), Metro Transit Access-a-Bus-Advisory Committee, and Twin Oaks/The Birches Health Care Charitable Foundation.
Eastern Shore in its selection of "Best Of Beauty & Fitness 2013.
University of Maryland Eastern Shore alumni and staffers are hoping to relaunch the school's vaunted football program, which disbanded more than 30 years ago because of budget cuts.
com)-- Eastern Shore Energy, LLC (ESE) announced today they have reached a preliminary financing agreement with Benjamin Travis, COO of World Equity Alliance, Inc (WEA).
ONE MORNING LAST GOOSE season, Sean Mann and I sat in a goose pit on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
citizen who owns Eastern Shore Toyota, for $1 million, saying Esfahani bought 14 Internet domain names with "Bob Tyler" or other variations of the name with the intent to misdirect people to his Eastern Shore Toyota website.
Enjoying access to fertile land, Eastern Shore farmers had long repudiated tobacco farming in favor of producing grains, vegetables, fruits, and other cash crops.
Plans have been announced to build a 39,000-square-foot Eastern Shore Seafood Market on state-owned land neat Melfa, Va.
The new location will complement the bank's two locations in Salisbury, Maryland and its five locations on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.
Shore Financial Corporation is a bank holding company operating seven branches on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and Maryland through its wholly owned subsidiary, Shore Bank.

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