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Maryland SPCA: It’s Best To Keep Pets Indoors During Fireworks Displays

With more than 100 big fireworks shows scheduled in Maryland during the next few days, pet owners know this can be a challenging time.

07/04/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: July Fourth

We expect a hot and humid afternoon with a mixture of clouds and sunshine.

07/04/2013

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Williamsport, Md. Marks Independence Day With Civil War Twist

The western Maryland town of Williamsport is marking Independence Day with a Civil War twist.

07/04/2013

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Baltimore Celebrates Fourth Of July With Music, Fireworks

Baltimore is celebrating the Fourth of July with music and fireworks.

07/04/2013

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Americans Gather In Nation’s Capital For July 4th Festivities

Tourists and locals alike were staking out spots on the National Mall Thursday afternoon for a Fourth of July fireworks display and a patriotic concert featuring Barry Manilow and Neil Diamond.

07/04/2013

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Cumberland Fireworks Go On As Originally Planned

There’s good news in Cumberland for residents celebrating Independence Day: the annual fireworks show is back on at its original location.

07/04/2013

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Preparations Underway For Massive Inner Harbor Fireworks Display

There are over 100 public fireworks displays in the coming days, but the biggest will be here in downtown Baltimore.

07/03/2013

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Md. Officials Calls For Pet-Only Turtle Derbies

Natural resources officials are calling for only pet turtles to be used in derbies that are an Independence Day tradition in some Maryland communities.

07/03/2013

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Metro To Run Extra Trains For Fireworks In DC

Metro says it will operate extra trains during the evening of the July Fourth holiday to help passengers get to and from the National Mall for the fireworks display.

07/02/2013

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Leave It To The Pros: Fire Officials Discourage Consumer Fireworks

We are less than a week away from Fourth of July celebrations and for many people that means fireworks. But beware: state officials say fireworks caused nearly $1.5 million in damages last year.

06/29/2013

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Gas Tax, Toll Hike Go Into Effect Just In Time For 4th Of July Travel

Maryland drivers will be paying more to travel this upcoming holiday weekend.

06/27/2013

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Best Places To See Fireworks In Baltimore

The best festivals and fairs cap off the night with colorful fireworks displays. Read on for a list of some great ones to enjoy this summer.

06/21/2013

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