News for Elkton MD - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Elkton Maryland. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton News for Elkton MD - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton http://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:44:50 -0600 Earth Talk: Green Gift Ideas Dear EarthTalk: I want to set a good environmental example with my gift-giving this holiday season. 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