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Baltimore Skyline Lit Up In Red, White And Blue To Honor National Anthem

With the nation’s eyes on Baltimore, Charm City is shining on the 200th anniversary of our national anthem.

09/13/2014

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Baltimore Shines This Star-Spangled Weekend

The national eye is on Baltimore this week, there’s no doubt about it. Tall ships, air shows and lots of tourists have flooded the harbor.

09/13/2014

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Navy SEALs Sky Dive Into Clifton Park To Greet Hundreds Of Local Students

The Star-Spangled Spectacular branched out Friday in Baltimore.

09/12/2014

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O Say Can You See? The Story Behind The Star-Spangled Banner

Taking a closer look at the story behind the Star-Spangled Spectacular.

09/10/2014

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Baltimore Students Prepare For Star-Spangled Spectacular

Baltimore is preparing for a big celebration. It’s all to commemorate the 200th anniversary of our national anthem with the Star Spangled Spectactular.

09/08/2014

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Just Days Until Baltimore Celebrates Star-Spangled Spectacular

There are just a few days to go until Baltimore celebrates the Star-Spangled Spectacular. It’s a week-long celebration of Maryland’s contributions to the War of 1812 and the 200th birthday of our national anthem.

09/05/2014

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Dig Underway In Patterson Park To Unearth Fort Citizens Built To Stop The British

When it comes to the War of 1812, Fort McHenry gets most of the attention in Baltimore. But efforts are underway to unearth another fortification that’s not so well known.

03/28/2014

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Group Of Quilters Creates Celebratory Quilt

Keeping themselves “in stitches,” a group of area women has dedicated themselves to transforming simple pieces of fabric into works of art.

09/03/2012

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Ships Heading To Baltimore For Sailabration

Right now, ships from all over the world are on the way to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. It’s all part of the Star-Spangled Sailabration, a major event marking the bicentennial of the War of 1812. The excitement is building.

06/12/2012

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Coast Guard Gets Ready For Sailabration

By this time Wednesday, tall ships and naval vessels will be filling Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. It’s the centerpiece of the state’s Star-Spangled Sailabration of the bicentennial of the War of 1812.

06/12/2012

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Ceremonial Buoy Set In Baltimore Harbor Marks The Spot Where The Star-Spangled Banner Was Written

Sometimes, historical places are all wet. But an important one in Baltimore’s harbor was marked anyway as the state kicks off the bicentennial of the War of 1812.

06/08/2012

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Tall Ships In Md. To Mark Start Of War Anniversary

More than 40 tall ships and naval vessels from 12 countries will fill Baltimore’s waters starting June 13.

06/07/2012

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