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Northumberland Today
Baltimore woman's father was part of forgotten warBaltimore resident Shelagh Purcell treasures an October 1945 photo of herself a
Baltimore woman's father was part of forgotten war
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 days ago
Baltimore resident Shelagh Purcell treasures an October 1945 photo of herself as a six-year-old seeing her father for the first time since he left for war duty in Hong Kong. She still recalls the feel of the rough fabric of his uniform jacket and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Restored cannons retake place guarding Baltimore from atop Patterson Park hillrefurbishment work revealed each is at least 200 years old – one of them dating
Restored cannons retake place guarding Baltimore from atop Patterson Park hill
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 days ago
refurbishment work revealed each is at least 200 years old – one of them dating to 1660. And it will preserve them as a monument to Baltimore's pivotal role in the war for at least another century to come, organizers said. "They are a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Police identify recent homicide victimsBaltimore police on Friday identified three recent homicides victims, including
Baltimore Police identify recent homicide victims
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Baltimore police on Friday identified three recent homicides victims, including a 53-year-old man was shot and killed outside his Park Heights home. Police found Robert Mullins around 11:40 p.m. in the 4900 block Palmer Avenue, who had been shot... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hey, Baltimore: Test your monumental knowledge with this quizLittle did John Quincy Adams know. Way back in 1827, it was our sixth presiden
Hey, Baltimore: Test your monumental knowledge with this quiz
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
Little did John Quincy Adams know. Way back in 1827, it was our sixth president who came up with the nickname “The Monumental City” for Baltimore, most likely after having visited the Battle Monument (begun in 1815, to honor those who fought in the... Read more

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