Easter

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Best Easter Day Events In Baltimore

“Here comes Peter Cottontail, Hoppin’ down the Bunny Trail”…these are the words of a popular song which signifies that Easter is on its way. There are plenty of egg-citing events happening in the Baltimore area to celebrate the arrival of Peter Cottontail. Whether your preference is having breakfast, brunch, or lunch with the Easter bunny, dyeing eggs or participating in an egg hunt, you are sure to find something to suit your fancy in Charm City as you have fun while leaving no stone unturned.

03/30/2015

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Montgomery Co. Schools Scrap Religious Names From Calendar

Presented with the opportunity to recognize a Muslim holiday on the school calendar for the first time, leaders of Maryland’s largest school district went a different direction: They removed all mention of religious holidays from the calendar.

11/12/2014

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Baltimore Basilica Celebrates Its 225th Easter

Baltimore’s Archdiocese is the first in the United States and celebrated its 225th Easter Sunday.

04/20/2014

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Christians are celebrating Easter. Also, is there any relief for allergy sufferers with itchy eyes?

04/20/2014

Sen. Barack Obama, wife Michelle and daughters Malia and Sacha leave a restaurant in Chicago on Aug. 22, 2008. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama, Family Cause A Small Stir At Easter Service

President Barack Obama may have expected a quiet Easter, but his presence rallied a congregation eager to greet him and his family to the front of the church.

04/20/2014

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Christians In Baltimore Observe Good Friday

In the Christian world, it is Good Friday. And many are marking the day with a church service.

04/18/2014

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Oxford-Bellevue Ferry Reopens On Bay For 2014

The ferry between Oxford and Bellevue will begin operating again this year in time for the Easter weekend.

04/18/2014

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Md. Parishioners Get Their ‘Ashes On The Go’ While Marking Start Of Lent

It’s Ash Wednesday–the day that marks the beginning of Lent. Many take time to go to church on this day, but for others, getting their ashes means just a trip around the block.

03/05/2014

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Md. Woman Killed In Easter Fire Identified

Prince George’s County fire officials have identified a woman who died in a Cheverly house fire in a home filled with hoarded items.

04/03/2013

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Baltimore Basilica Reopens In Time For Easter Mass

A special holy day for Christians in Baltimore and around the world as Easter celebrations kicked off Sunday morning.

03/31/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: Hoppy Easter!

Sunday’s front will be leaving us, just in time for the next one to arrive Monday afternoon. In between, clouds will break for some sunshine and temperatures will jump to the low 60s. But when this second front swings through with showers later Monday, it will bring a new round of cold air with it for the middle of the week.

03/31/2013

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Many attended Mass Sunday morning for Easter. Also, there’s a “Big Dog Show” Sunday.

03/31/2013

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