Tag: Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Chesapeake Bay Trust named legacy charity partner for Across the Bay 10K

Chesapeake Bay Trust named legacy charity partner for Across the Bay 10K

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The organizers for the Across the Bay 10k announced the Chesapeake Bay Trust as a 2014 Legacy Charity Partner for this year’s inaugural race. The sold out event is set for Nov. 9, 2014. The 6.2-mile, point-to-point course will take up to 20,000 runners across the iconic, 4.3-mile Chesapeake Bay Bridge, which reaches 186 feet at […]

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Show Us Your Plate

Show Us Your Plate

| August 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

When you’re out driving this summer, where do you take your Bay plate? Is it on long road trips across the country? Or maybe just over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge to Ocean City, Md.? The Chesapeake Bay Trust wants to know and is launching a contest to prove it! The Trust, a non-profit grantmaking organization […]

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Car Plunges From Bay Bridge After Accident With Truck

Car Plunges From Bay Bridge After Accident With Truck

| July 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

A car operated by a 22-year old woman plunged approximately 40′ into the waters of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge after colliding with a tractor trailer. The accident happened shortly after 8:00pm on the eastbound span. Once the vehicle hit the water, the woman was able to escape and swim to a nearby jetty at Sandy […]

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Great Chesapeake Bay Swim

Great Chesapeake Bay Swim

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The conditions were more favorable this year than last. At least the swimmers who were able to traverse the Chesapeake Bay were not thwarted by thunder storms. With 650 swimmers registered and 75 degree water temperatures the two heats were lined up at 11:00am at Sandy Point State Park to head over to Kent Island […]

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2012 Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest In Photos

2012 Chesapeake Bay Blues Fest In Photos

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival rolled into town for two fantastic days on May 19th and 20th. The charity event, held at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis featured  the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jonny Lang, JJ Grey and Mofro, Big Head Todd and the Monsters,Ruthie Foster, Shemekia Copeland, Philipp Fankhauser, Honey Island Swamp Band, Michael Williams Band, Janiva Magness […]

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Water Rescue Off Cape St. Claire

Water Rescue Off Cape St. Claire

| April 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

UPDATE 05:00pm 04/08/2012: The following was released by the US Coast Guard: The Coast Guard rescued a man from a capsized sailing vessel in the Severn River around Annapolis, Md., 9 a.m., Sunday. A Maryland pilot aboard a bulk freighter contacted Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders at 8:30 a.m., after spotting a waving man on […]

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