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 Thu, 29 Jun 2017 09:15:55 -0500 Make the Virtual Small Business Resource Center Your First Stop on the Road to Entrepreneurism Starting a small business is no easy feat!  Just thinking of starting a business can cause major stress.  Entrepreneurs have to be willing t http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton/news/make-the-virtual-small-business-resource-center-your-first-stop-on-the-road-to-entrepreneurism-28693829 http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton/news/make-the-virtual-small-business-resource-center-your-first-stop-on-the-road-to-entrepreneurism-28693829 Schools and Libraries {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Public, Private, College, University Schools for {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:00:28 -0500 Earth Talk: Reducing Carbon Footprint With Gamification Dear EarthTalk: What are some ways people are using games to help reduce their carbon footprints? -- LM Environmental advocates and organizat http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-reducing-carbon-footprint-with-gamification-28683735 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-reducing-carbon-footprint-with-gamification-28683735 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500 Discover Hoopla Music Have you ever seen a movie and really loved the music soundtrack?  How about being able to sample the newest music without paying for it?  H http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton/news/discover-hoopla-music-28665948 http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton/news/discover-hoopla-music-28665948 Schools and Libraries {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Public, Private, College, University Schools for {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:00:57 -0500 Cecil County Public Library Teaching Entrepreneurism to Teens with Start-Up Cecil Trying to keep your teens busy this summer? While your teen might be looking for a summer job, they might also dream about starting their own business http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton/news/cecil-county-public-library-teaching-entrepreneurism-to-teens-with-startup-cecil-28638104 http://www.americantowns.com/md/elkton/news/cecil-county-public-library-teaching-entrepreneurism-to-teens-with-startup-cecil-28638104 Schools and Libraries {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Public, Private, College, University Schools for {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 12 Jun 2017 09:00:22 -0500 Rooftops Newsletter: How Do You Solve A Persistent Problem? When the Problem is Persistent, The Solution is Persistence Again this week, as the news focuses on the President’s proposed budget for the nex http://www.americantowns.com/va/alexandria/news/rooftops-newsletter-how-do-you-solve-a-persistent-problem-28303898 http://www.americantowns.com/va/alexandria/news/rooftops-newsletter-how-do-you-solve-a-persistent-problem-28303898 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 Rooftops Newsletter: Friday Friends Friday Friends  In this space at the end of February, when we announced that Enid Borden had once again been invited to be a Regular Contribu http://www.americantowns.com/va/alexandria/news/rooftops-newsletter-friday-friends-28390456 http://www.americantowns.com/va/alexandria/news/rooftops-newsletter-friday-friends-28390456 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Is it true that the Paris climate accord as it stands won’t be enough to stave off cataclysmic global warming? Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that the Paris climate accord as it stands won’t be enough to stave off cataclysmic global warming anyway, even if the U. http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-is-it-true-that-the-paris-climate-accord-as-it-stands-wont-be-enough-to-stave-off-cataclysmic-global-warming-28381112 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-is-it-true-that-the-paris-climate-accord-as-it-stands-wont-be-enough-to-stave-off-cataclysmic-global-warming-28381112 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Attractive Solar Panels Dear EarthTalk: Why do rooftop solar panels have to be so big and unsightly? Are there any better-looking alternatives out there? -- M.L. http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-attractive-solar-panels-28514630 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-attractive-solar-panels-28514630 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Lithium Batteries Dear EarthTalk: Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking?   -- M.N. http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-lithium-batteries-28453968 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-lithium-batteries-28453968 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Pesticides effects on the environment Dear EarthTalk: Even though pesticides may take an environmental toll, isn’t it worth it given how many more mouths we can feed thanks to their use? http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-pesticides-effects-on-the-environment-28421104 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-pesticides-effects-on-the-environment-28421104 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Fuel Cell Cars in the United States Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that fuel cell cars are finally available for mainstream drivers in the U.S.? -- JM For years, gr http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-fuel-cell-cars-in-the-united-states-28477972 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-fuel-cell-cars-in-the-united-states-28477972 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Farmers and Climate Change Dear EarthTalk: How are farms and farmers dealing with climate change? -- M.H. Agriculture may well be one of the industries hardest hi http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-farmers-and-climate-change-28604689 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-farmers-and-climate-change-28604689 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Earth Talk: Environmental Justice in the Trump Era Dear EarthTalk: What is meant by “environmental justice” and how is it under assault in the new Trump administration?  -- M.G. http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-environmental-justice-in-the-trump-era-28316921 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-environmental-justice-in-the-trump-era-28316921 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600