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Architects Oppose Bill To Alter Eisenhower Memorial

An effort in Congress to eliminate funding and scrap the proposed design for a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower drew strong opposition Friday from the American Institute of Architects, which said lawmakers should not censor an architectural work.

03/15/2013

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New Bill Would Block Eisenhower Memorial Funding

A Utah congressman has introduced legislation to scrap the design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, citing objections from Ike’s family and the project’s cost.

03/14/2013

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Memorial Scheduled For Former Hopkins President

Johns Hopkins University officials have scheduled a memorial service for former president Steven Muller.

02/18/2013

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Memorial For Domestic Violence Victims Held

The names of 49 Maryland residents who died as a result of domestic violence between July 2011 and June 2012 were read during an annual memorial service Monday night hosted by the Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence.

02/11/2013

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Elementary Students Decorate Snowflakes For Sandy Hook Memorial

A pair of Baltimore County elementary schools plan to remember the lives lost from last month’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary.

01/03/2013

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Sykesville Makes Progress Toward Military Memorial

The town of Sykesville is nearing a fundraising goal for a downtown memorial to military service members.

12/28/2012

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Pets On Wheels To Provide Comfort To Newtown, Conn. Community

The tragedy in Newtown has many people wondering if there is anything they can do. A group called Pets on Wheels has found an answer.

12/20/2012

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Quote On MLK Memorial To Be Removed

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is endorsing a plan to remove an inscription from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, rather than cut into the granite to replace it with a fuller quotation.

12/11/2012

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Eisenhower Memorial Approval Delayed Into 2013

Plans to build a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower will be delayed into next year as the World War II general’s family continues to object to a design by architect Frank Gehry.

11/16/2012

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Tall Md. Court Annex Creates Problem For Sept. 11 Memorial

Montgomery County officials say a courthouse annex being built in Rockville has created a problem for a Sept. 11 memorial across the street.

09/18/2012

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Baltimore County Sikhs Hold Memorial For Those Killed In Wisconsin Temple Shooting

The victims of another devastating mass shooting are trying to move forward. The Sikh community in Oak Creek, Wisc., are finally allowed to return to their temple for the first time since a white supremacist killed six worshipers.

08/09/2012

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Flags Lowered For Peace Officers Memorial Day

Flags around the state of Maryland are being flown at half-staff in honor of fallen officers.

05/15/2012

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