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Baltimore Sun
Pasadena: Hancock's Resolution commemorates War of 1812 attackBritish troops attack Washington, D.C. on Aug. 24, 1814 in yet another battle f
Pasadena: Hancock's Resolution commemorates War of 1812 attack
Baltimore Sun / Posted 58 minutes ago
British troops attack Washington, D.C. on Aug. 24, 1814 in yet another battle fought during the War of 1812. Miles away, another unexpected strike by the Royal Navy was underway on Bodkin Creek, in Pasadena. British records show the weather was warm... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Wyanet remembers The War of 1812But the War of 1812 was important in the shaping of our nation in many ways. Wy
Wyanet remembers The War of 1812
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
But the War of 1812 was important in the shaping of our nation in many ways. Wyanet will be honoring those who helped shape it at Forest Hill Cemetery at 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 4. In the event of rain, it will be held at the Wyanet VFW... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hopkins freshmen get to know their new cityHe'd heard more than his share of the negative stereotypes about Baltimore – ab
Hopkins freshmen get to know their new city
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
He'd heard more than his share of the negative stereotypes about Baltimore – about its crime rate, about its wealth disparities, about its spike in violence this year – so when Dominic Yared of Lexington, Mass., anticipated moving to the city to... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
100 National Guardsmen Returning From AfghanistanBALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland National Guard is welcoming home about 100 citize
100 National Guardsmen Returning From Afghanistan
CBS Baltimore / Posted 5 days ago
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland National Guard is welcoming home about 100 citizen-soldiers from a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan. The service members returning Sunday to Baltimore are from the 1100th Theater Aviation Sustainment Maintenance... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
100 National Guardsmen return from Afghanistan to Fort McHenryBALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland National Guard is welcoming home about 100 citize
100 National Guardsmen return from Afghanistan to Fort McHenry
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland National Guard is welcoming home about 100 citizen-soldiers from a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan. The service members returning Sunday to Baltimore are from the 1100th Theater Aviation Sustainment Maintenance... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Great empires have ended with a songOPINION: Britain,Queen Elizabeth,Great Britain,The Queen,Britain Prince Rese
Great empires have ended with a song
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
OPINION: Britain,Queen Elizabeth,Great Britain,The Queen,Britain Prince Researcher John Lloyd argues that anthems are often tortured things. I heard the British anthem God Save the Queen at a sporting event... Read more
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Soundings
The harbor pilot’s dance is a choreography of precision The launch Vedette is bouncing across the water at 17 knots, en route to the
The harbor pilot’s dance is a choreography of precision
Soundings / Posted 13 days ago
The launch Vedette is bouncing across the water at 17 knots, en route to the container ship LOA, when the driver advises the pilot, who is soon to guide the 878-foot freighter out of Baltimore... Read more
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Washington Post
What’s new with summer road work in MarylandThe Maryland State Highway Administration keeps an online scorecard on its proj
What’s new with summer road work in Maryland
Washington Post / Posted 16 days ago
The Maryland State Highway Administration keeps an online scorecard on its projects called e-Road Ready, and it has posted a midsummer update. This is helpful for all travelers in the D.C. suburbs, because much changes during the height of the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Historic Cannons Restored In Patterson ParkBALTIMORE (AP) — After an absence of more than a year, seven historic cannons h
Historic Cannons Restored In Patterson Park
CBS Baltimore / Posted 16 days ago
BALTIMORE (AP) — After an absence of more than a year, seven historic cannons have been restored atop a hill in Baltimore’s Patterson Park. The cannons, some of which date back to the 1680s, were removed last year to be cleaned and coated with a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Restored cannons retake place guarding Baltimore from atop Patterson Park hillRowhouses, port cranes and the winking Mr. Boh sign of Brewer's Hill now dot th
Restored cannons retake place guarding Baltimore from atop Patterson Park hill
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Rowhouses, port cranes and the winking Mr. Boh sign of Brewer's Hill now dot the horizon as seen from the Patterson Park Pagoda, but the cannons perched alongside it are once again trained as if ready for the British to mount another attack. After... Read more
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Hospitality Net
First Hotel RL Nationwide Opens in Baltimore’s Inner HarborBrand Commemorates Milestone with Bid to Combat Homelessness RLHC (Red Lion Ho
First Hotel RL Nationwide Opens in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor
Hospitality Net / Posted 24 days ago
Brand Commemorates Milestone with Bid to Combat Homelessness RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) (NYSE: RLH) announced today the debut of its new brand, Hotel RL, with the opening of the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Top 27 Baltimore mentions on 'The Daily Show'From morbid reinterpretations of city slogans to souvenirs boasting unofficial
Top 27 Baltimore mentions on 'The Daily Show'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
From morbid reinterpretations of city slogans to souvenirs boasting unofficial rat mascots, Baltimore knows how to laugh at itself -- and just like its citizens, Jon Stewart and his guests have relished poking fun at Charm City for 16 years on "The... Read more
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Philly.com
West Oak Lane man charged in stabbing of wife, daughterA witness told investigators that Burton fled the home after the attack. Police
West Oak Lane man charged in stabbing of wife, daughter
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
A witness told investigators that Burton fled the home after the attack. Police caught up with him around 8 p.m. Sunday, taking him into custody on Interstate 95 near the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore. Burton waived his rights at a schedule... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Submit your event for the Fall Arts & Entertainment GuideBaltimore's two years of War of 1812 celebrations peak Sept. 12-14 with the Sta
Submit your event for the Fall Arts & Entertainment Guide
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Baltimore's two years of War of 1812 celebrations peak Sept. 12-14 with the Star-Spangled Spectacular, commemorating the bicentennial of the Battle of Baltimore, the bombardment of Fort McHenry and the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Much of... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Pack in a budget-friendly getaway before school startsLet's face it: A week-long summer vacation doesn't happen for everyone. Busy w
Pack in a budget-friendly getaway before school starts
The Evening Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Let's face it: A week-long summer vacation doesn't happen for everyone. Busy work schedules, demanding family activities and a lack of funds all contribute to summer days spent at home. But there are plenty of nearby options for people looking for... Read more

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