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Dundalk Celebrates Independence Day With 78th Annual Parade

It’s one of Baltimore’s biggest and best tributes to the USA and the men and women who fight for freedom. Hundreds line the streets to get a good look at the 78th Annual Dundalk Fourth of July Parade.

07/04/2012

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Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.

07/04/2012

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Lack Of Power Puts Damper On July 4th Celebrations

Hundreds of thousands of Americans from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic were preparing to spend the Fourth of July like the nation’s founders did in 1776, without the conveniences of electricity and air conditioning.

07/04/2012

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D.C. Nonprofit Offering Free Fourth Rides

A Washington area nonprofit is offering free rides home for area residents who drink on the Fourth of July, ensuring they get home safely and don’t attempt to drive.

07/04/2012

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Baltimore Police To Enforce New Safety Measures In Downtown Area On July 4

As hundreds of thousands of people get ready to celebrate the Fourth of July at the Inner Harbor, police are also gearing up to make sure the festivities are violence-free.

07/03/2012

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Many Marylanders Planning ‘Staycation’ Over Fourth Of July

With the Fourth of July falling on a Wednesday, more Marylanders are expected to travel somewhere this week.

07/03/2012

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Historic Ships Host July 4 Benefit Party On Board USS Constellation

If you’re looking for a place to watch the Inner Harbor fireworks, have we got an idea for you. The USS Constellation is hosting a big party, and you are invited.

07/03/2012

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Federal Employees Can Take Unscheduled Leave Tuesday

Federal employees in the Washington area will once again have the option of taking the day off.

07/02/2012

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AAA: Travelers Are Hitting The Road Early For Fourth Of July Holiday

We’re just days away from the Fourth of July holiday, and AAA says traffic will be worse this year than in 2011 as more people plan to travel by car.

06/28/2012

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Fire Officials: Don’t Risk Fireworks-Related Injuries, Go To A Public Display

It’s that time of year! As we get closer to the Fourth of July, fireworks are center stage.

06/28/2012

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10 Red, White & Blue Food Ideas

America’s traditional colors are red, white and blue, and you can take your Fourth of July picnic, barbeque or pool party to the next level by serving Independence Day themed cuisine! All of these easy-to-make […]

06/13/2012

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Broderick To Headline D.C. July Fourth Celebration

Actor Matthew Broderick, country singer Josh Turner, composer John Williams and a dozen U.S. Olympic athletes will be among the headliners for this year’s July Fourth celebration on the National Mall.

06/12/2012

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