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Walkersville Retiree Writes 2 Books On Genealogy

Joe Collins was always interested in his family history, and for years he collected whatever information he could get his hands on.

01/25/2013

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Jerry Coleman: Ravens Make History

Really, one of the great wins not only in Ravens, but Baltimore sports history.

01/13/2013

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Russian Tank In His Backyard Isn’t Unusual For Man

For most people, having a Russian tank and an anti-aircraft gun in the backyard would seem unusual. But for Union Bridge resident David Thrasher, it is all just part of his work.

12/24/2012

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Destructive Force Of Superstorm Sandy Will Go Down In Weather History

Many parts of the East Coast are still reeling from the destructive force of Superstorm Sandy. WJZ’s First Warning Weather team has been analyzing this unusual storm since it struck Maryland.

11/15/2012

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Lawyer Pens Book On Political Conventions History

Like a lot of lawyers, Stan M. Haynes loves to read American history. Unlike most lawyers, Haynes loves it so much he’s written a book about it.

08/20/2012

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Steve Davis: NCAA Sanctions On Penn State

I support a harsh penalty for Penn State, but we don’t have the luxury of re-writing history. Penn State won those games.

07/23/2012

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New Principal At Poly Makes History As First Black Woman In Position

The new director of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute is making history is more ways than one.

05/24/2012

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Former National Archives Employee Sentenced 18 Months For Theft

The Maryland man entrusted to protect and care for historical items in the National Archives has been sentenced for stealing and selling them.

05/03/2012

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Best Culture On A Budget In Baltimore

City residents can enjoy a good symphony, broadway production or private art showing all throughout the year. When saving is a priority, Baltimore has tons to offer.

04/09/2012

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Walters Art Museum Digitizes, Posts Medieval Books Online

Putting history online. That’s what the Walters Art Museum is doing thanks to nearly a million dollars in grants.

03/28/2012

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Campaign Laughs, History On View At Newseum In D.C.

Tina Fey’s red suit, flag pin and eyeglasses worn to channel her Sarah Palin parodies of the 2008 presidential race are going on view at the Newseum, along with items from journalists and candidates who made history in presidential politics.

02/14/2012

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Glenn Younes: The Not So Super Plight of Peyton

On Sunday it will be the 4th ring for Pats QB (and husband of a super model) Tom Brady or the 2nd ring for little brother Eli Manning. Either way a tough pill to swallow for Peyton Manning.

02/02/2012

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