Francis Scott Key
Maryland Rep. Steny Hoyer is participating in a project to recreate the Star-Spangled Banner.
Francis Scott Key’s handwritten lyrics for “The Star-Spangled Banner” are making an unusual visit to Key’s final resting place in Frederick.
Dawn’s early light and rockets’ red glare seared a song into a man’s heart in 1814 and moved his pen to create what became “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
Frederick County’s tourism chief says Francis Scott Key’s handwritten lyrics for the “The Star-Spangled Banner” are coming to Frederick.
Teams from Hereford, Pikesville and Francis Scott Key compete.
On this day, 1,998 years ago, the smoke cleared and Francis Scott Key saw the American flag was still flying at Ft. McHenry.
These places allow you to travel back through history and have a greater understanding about major Baltimore figures.
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.
The National Park Service is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 with a new online game.
Teams from Francis Scott Key, Roland Park and Frederick compete.
The Frederick County Arts Council says it’s adding more local names to its hall of fame. Previous inductees include poet Francis Scott Key, photographer Joyce Michaud and opera singer Richard Troxell.
Baltimore celebrates its16th book festival this weekend in the four parks that surround the Washington Monument. On Friday, Sept. 23, at noon, the free festival kicks off at Monument and Charles Streets and runs until Sunday at 7 p.m. More than 100 nationally renowned, celebrity and local authors will be featured according to the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, which produces the festival.