Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time and address in the body of an email to accent@cecilwhig.com at least a week b…

ELKTON — Throughout July, young entrepreneurs will be honing their business ideas as they prepare to pitch their business to a panel of judges at the Start-Up Cecil showcase at the end of the month.

Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time and address in the body of an email to accent@cecilwhig.com at least a week b…

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some of Lionsgate’s most popular film franchises from “Hunger Games” to “Twilight” will be brought to life when the studio opens what it calls the world’s first vertical theme park in China this summer.

ELKTON — In his new album “Wabi Sabi” — titled after a Japanese idea of embracing the aesthetic of things that are imperfect and impermanent — Tennessee musician Jesse Black sees the beauty in imperfection.

Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time and address in the body of an email to accent@cecilwhig.com at least a week b…

CHESAPEAKE CITY — Just over a week after the official start of summer, racers will participate in the 11th annual Chesapeake City Canal 5K on Saturday, June 29.

Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time and address in the body of an email to accent@cecilwhig.com at least a week b…

PERRYVILLE — While George Washington may be best remembered for his connection to Mount Vernon, Va., Cecil County residents are probably quite familiar with our first president’s many local connections.

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Jammed into a small studio, Venezuelan ska band Desorden Público rehearsed “One Step Beyond” and other tunes ahead of an American tour. Percussionist Oscar Alcaíno, 60, wore a porkpie hat, a sartorial signature of ska. The cork-lined walls carried old music posters:…

Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time and address in the body of an email to accent@cecilwhig.com at least a week b…