Talbot Insights

Why Wanda Green is Running for Sheriff

This Article was originally posted at the Star Democrat.  Challenges that Wanda Green has overcome are important factors in understanding her candidacy for Talbot County sheriff. I discovered this through an in-depth conversation with her during which I was inspired by her story, her thoughtfulness and...

Attorney General Brian Frosh Combats the Opioid Crisis

By Susan Olsen Craig Wolf wants to be Maryland’s next attorney general; however, he does not seem to know the job description.  He is accusing incumbent Democrat Brian Frosh with not doing things that are not in the purview of the job description for our state’s...

Yes, Every Vote Counts

The title says it all, “yes, every vote counts.” Maryland’s recent primary election, and the nail-biting finishes we’ve been watching, proves just that. Barry Rascovar’s excellent rundown demonstrates just how close our elections can get and clearly shows just how wrong the “I’m only one...

On This Independence Day

On this July 4, please take a few minutes to ponder and appreciate the great nation we live in. Consider the struggles and sacrifices of those who pledged their “lives, fortunes, and sacred honor” to ensure a better tomorrow for their sons and daughters. During these...

China’s Tariffs on U.S. Soybeans Will Sting American Farmers

Agriculture is the number one land use for Talbot County encompassing 62% of Talbot County’s 172,227 acres. Farming is crucial to the economy of the County and to the way of life of its residents.   China's tariff list, announced last week in retaliation to President Trump's...