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This Family is Selling its 55-Acre, Goat-Filled Island in the Bay for $1.5M

Photo via Realtor.com

“Goat-Filled Island in the Bay” – you read that right.

Cold Weather Temporarily Freezes Smith Island Away from the World

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The blast of Arctic weather this week hasn’t been enjoyable for most around the state (save for the kids getting out of school on the Eastern Shore), but for dwellers of Smith Island in the Chesapeake Bay, it was particularly isolating.

Smith Island: Too Much Cake, Too Few People



In 2008, Maryland made Smith Island Cake, a deliciously layered and chocalatey confection, into the official state dessert. That’s when the trouble started.