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Apartment Fire Destroys Historic Md. Building, Displaces 12

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


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Woman Dies In Carroll County Fire

Maryland State Police and the Westminster Police Department are conducting an investigation into the fatal fire involving a homeless female on West Main Street in Westminster.


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Candy-Jewelry Shop Opens On Berlin’s Main Street

When Connie Mayers decided to open a candy shop, she knew women would be her primary customers. So, to be successful, she designed her shop around what women would like: chocolate and jewelry.


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Business Owners In Ellicott City Rejoice As Main Street Reopens Days After Train Derailment

Four days after a deadly train derailment, Ellicott City is back open for business. Roads reopened in the center of town as questions still swirl about what caused that train to go off the tracks.


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Tanker Explosion Closes Route 222 & Main Street In Port Deposit

The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office says a tanker overturned and caught fire around 9:30 p.m. Friday. Officials say the tanker was carrying propane.


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Main Street In Ellicott City Still Blocked Days After Train Derailment

Much of Ellicott City is still off limits because of the debris and cleanup from the train derailment on Tuesday.



Peacocks Ruffle Feathers In Somerset County

Bob Bradshaw looked out the window one morning and saw what he thought were turkey buzzards perched on the Victorian porch railing that wraps around the front of Bradshaw & Sons Funeral Home.


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Historic Restaurant To Reopen In New Market

A historic restaurant considered the anchor for New Market’s Main Street businesses will reopen in April.


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Small Md. Community Copes With Post Office Closing

After learning that the Lineboro Post Office was closing, Kathy McGee closed her post office box and began having mail delivered to her business, the Village Inn, on Main Street in Lineboro.


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Carroll Chamber Moving To Main Street Storefront

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce is moving back to Main Street in Westminster.


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Transition For Main St. Businesses In Annapolis

The many downtown windows plastered with public-notice signs from the city depict a Main Street in transition.