Fourth of July

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Preparations Underway For Inner Harbor 4th Of July Festivities

Just about 24 hours and counting until fireworks light up the night sky downtown. As the city prepares for tens of thousands, preparations are also underway for any potential trouble.

07/03/2014

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Wounded Warrior Celebrates Groundbreaking Of New Smart House

The Fourth of July comes one day early for one of the nation’s wounded warriors. He celebrated the groundbreaking of a brand new smart house in Annapolis.

07/03/2014

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Weather Cancels Thursday’s BSO Performance At Oregon Ridge

Severe thunderstorms in Maryland Thursday affect even the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.

07/03/2014

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Celebrating The Red, White & Blue: The Pride Of Baltimore II Is Home For The Holiday

It will be a special Independence Day at the Inner Harbor. For the first time ever the Pride of Baltimore II will be part of the city’s July 4th celebration.

07/03/2014

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5 Things You Did Not Know About Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

There’s probably a lot you don’t know about the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest so here are five things that may surprise you.

07/03/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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Metro Plans Little Work On Fourth Of July Weekend

Metro says weekend work will only affect the red line over the Independence Day holiday weekend.

07/01/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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Fireworks Safety Paramount As 4th Of July Approaches

A warning as an American holiday celebration proves to be the cause of an increasing number of serious hospital visits for kids.

06/28/2014

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Traveling This 4th Of July Weekend? You Are Not Alone

If you’re planning to hit the road for the Fourth of July holiday weekend, you’re not alone. A record number of people will be traveling this year.

06/27/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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