Volume 12 Issue 52
December 23 - December 29, 2004


Twelve Days of Christmas Gifts For Public Players Hard to Please

Letters to the Editor
Makeshift Roadside Memorials Can Outlive Their Time
Our Governor Has Guts
Has Bill Burton Held a Wolf by the Ears?
Seeking Spiritual Vibrations

Bay Reflections
Farewell, Market House by Katie Dodd

Bill Burton on the Bay
In Bay Restoration, What Comes First — The Oyster or the Jellyfish?

Dock Of The Bay
Reels and Renewal
Taking It to the Curb
Calvert Seahorses’ Swimming Success
Ask The Plant Professor
Way Downstream

Earth Journal
Bald Eagles Soar over Our Tidewater

Earth Talk
On the Snowy Slope, Environmentally Speaking
What is the impact of the skiing industry on our environment?

Bay Life
Plotting the Days of Our Lives
by Carrie Steele


On Our Cover:

Our Lead Story
Could a Cowboy’s Promise Save Christmas?
by Penne Romar

Local Bounty 2004
Bay Weekly's Indispensable Guide to holiday fun on the Cheasapeake Bay