federal assistance http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Assessing Damage from Western Maryland Flood http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/assessing-damage-western-maryland-flood <p>CLEAR SPRING, Md. (AP) - Officials have been assessing the damage from a massive flood that damaged dozens of homes in the western Maryland community of Clear Spring last week.</p><p>Town Councilman Theodore Hovermale tells<a href="http://bit.ly/1qio67W"> The Herald Mail </a>he had never seen water come up so quickly. He says he doesn't remember flooding as severe since the 1940s or 1950s.</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:29:46 +0000 Don Rush 56089 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Assessing Damage from Western Maryland Flood More Federal Money for Maryland Communities Hit by Superstorm Sandy http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/more-federal-money-maryland-communities-hit-superstorm-sandy <p>EASTON, Md. (AP) - The Department of Housing and Urban Development is awarding $19 million in aid to Maryland communities hit by Superstorm Sandy.</p><p>Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown &nbsp;announced the funding through the Community Development Block Grant program this morning in Easton.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 15:45:53 +0000 Don Rush 43679 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net More Federal Money for Maryland Communities Hit by Superstorm Sandy Senator Ben Cardin Checks on Federal Disaster Relief in Somerset County http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/senator-ben-cardin-checks-federal-disaster-relief-somerset-county <P></P> <P>Senator Ben Cardin is scheduled to tour Crisfield and other areas today hit hard by Hurricane Sandy.</P> <P>He will be checking out how the recovery is going especially after the delay in federal assistance by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.</P> <P>The Maryland Democrat noted that this is an economically-disadvantaged area where almost 600 homes were affected.</P> <P>He wants to make sure that people know about federal help such as the Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance program.</P> <P>The window to apply for the Nutrition Program for Somerset County residents Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:19:38 +0000 Don Rush 27267 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Senator Ben Cardin Checks on Federal Disaster Relief in Somerset County