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The Maryland Yellowthroat: Found Again
Dear Bay Weekly:
Re: Earth Journal (Vol. xii, No. 34: Aug. 19, 2004) The Maryland (aka Common) Yellowthroat.
I was a budding birder in 1948, but I still remember this little warbler as the Maryland yellowthroat. I had an old hardcover bird book that I dragged out into the garden and discovered this songster.
Thanks for the smile!
Dennis A. Pederson, via email
Droves from Ben Miller’s Museum Reviews
Dear Bay Weekly:
We had a very good weekend here at the Naval Academy Museum; very high attendance Saturday and Sunday. I can only attribute that to the fine article Ben Miller wrote for Bay Weekly [Enhancing Esprit through Common History: Vol. xiv, No. 21: May 25.] People must have read the article and come out in droves, despite the presence of the director. Thank you for the plug, and keep up the good work.
Director: U.S. Naval Academy Museum
Department of Corrections
Mothers in need were misdirected to Owensville Primary Care for applications for affordable health insurance in the article “Lending a Helping Hand” (Vol. xiv, No 19: May 11). Reach, or Residents Access to a Coalition of Health, a medical care program on a sliding cost scale, is offered through the Anne Arundel County Health Department at 1 Harry S Truman Pkwy. REACH: 410-222-4531.
Owensville Primary Care is a federally qualified community health center offering primary health care for all ages on a sliding-fee scale. Owensville accepts Medicare, Medicaid (Health Choice), CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program), Reach and most commercial insurance programs. By appointment only on Rt. 255 in Southern Anne Arundel County: 410-867-4700