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Annapolis, Md.’s Historic Capital, Named A National Treasure

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has named Annapolis a national treasure.

10/23/2014

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Historic Maryland Theater Wants More Funding

A historic theater in western Maryland wants another $50,000 for a seat-replacement project.

09/17/2014

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‘X’ Marks The Spot! Dumbarton Middle School Upgrade Could Destroy Historic Trees

Construction plans for upgrades to a middle school in the heart of the Rodgers Forge community are underway. But according the blueprints, workers are set to uproot several historic trees.

07/06/2014

(AP Photo/Dave Thompson)

Slave Site Among Endangered U.S. Places

A major slave-trading center from the 19th century and two architectural gems in Cincinnati are joining a list of the nation’s most endangered historic places.

06/23/2014

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Renowned Art Collector Reopens Historic Lord Baltimore Hotel

From new buildings to historic renovations, thousands of hotel rooms have been built in Baltimore in the past decade. Now a world famous art collector has reopened one of Baltimore’s landmark hotels.

03/30/2014

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15 Of The World’s Oldest Bars (The Beer’s Fresh, Though)

Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars – most of which are older than America.

01/22/2014

(Credit: AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Apartment Fire Destroys Historic Md. Building, Displaces 12

Officials say a fire has destroyed a historic building in Kent County, Md.

01/10/2014

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Baltimore County Police Department Tout Historic Low For Homicide Rates

While the homicide rate is on the rise in Baltimore City, Baltimore County is touting an historic low rate.

01/03/2014

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Preservationists Note 10 Sites Saved, Lost In 2013

Chicago’s Wrigley Field, New Orleans’ Saenger Theatre and a historic Los Angeles’ shipbuilding center have joined a list of sites being saved thanks to the efforts of historic preservationists in 2013.

01/03/2014

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Multi-Million Dollar Clifton Mansion Project To Restore Hopkins’ Former Home

It’s a mansion with two centuries of Baltimore history and famous residents. The Clifton Mansion is in the middle of a months-long restoration.

10/18/2013

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It’s Showtime! Historic Senator Theatre, A Md. Landmark, Is Back

Back in business. The beloved Senator Theatre reopens its doors after a multi-million dollar restoration. The new Senator is expected to bring new life to the North Baltimore hub of Belvedere Square.

10/10/2013

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Historic Day: Celebrating The 50th Anniversary Of ‘I Have A Dream’

History is being commemorated and made on the National Mall. Thousands are gathering for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

08/28/2013

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