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Spring Has Officially Sprung At Baltimore’s Annual FlowerMart Festival

A spring tradition is getting underway downtown. Hundreds are heading into historic Mount Vernon to enjoy this year’s annual FlowerMart.

05/03/2013

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Washington’s Presidential Library Gets $10M Gift

Philanthropist David Rubenstein is giving $10 million to George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate in northern Virginia to build a library for the president’s books and papers.

02/24/2013

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Vigil Held In Mount Vernon For Newtown Victim From Maryland

It is the final day of funerals for the victims of the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Saturday, a young girl was laid to rest with a special connection to our city.

12/22/2012

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Planned Hotel May Have Highest Rates In Baltimore

A development group plans to build a boutique hotel in Baltimore’s Mount Vernon neighborhood that could become the city’s priciest hotel.

12/09/2012

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Best Haunted Graveyard Tours In The Baltimore Area

When grisly ghouls from every tomb are closing in to seal your doom, you’ll not only be safe in these tour groups, but having a blast as well, learning the stories behind each haunted attraction.

10/20/2012

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Parking Garage Fire In Mt. Vernon Shuts Down Several Roads

Flames erupt on top of a parking garage in Mount Vernon.

09/12/2012

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Police Search For 2 Suspects After Double Shooting In Mt. Vernon

A double shooing has a Mount Vernon community on edge.

08/13/2012

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Historic Organ Gets New Home In Downtown Baltimore

A historic pipe organ is set to return to a stage in downtown Baltimore after a 42-year hiatus in the suburbs.

06/18/2012

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Best Piano Bars In Baltimore

There is nothing like a swanky piano bar to bring the tunes of Ray Charles, Elton John and others to life. Whether providing tranquil background music or encouraging everyone onto the dance floor, these piano bars are the best in Baltimore.

06/14/2012

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Baltimore’s Washington Monument Lights Up For The Holidays

In Mount Vernon Thursday night, holiday spirit lit up the sky with the much-anticipated lighting of the Washington Monument.

12/01/2011

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Officer Guilty Of Manslaughter In Marine Shooting Case, Victim’s Family Speaks Out

Guilty of manslaughter—not of murder. That’s the judge’s decision for the city police officer on trial for the shooting death of a Marine.

06/09/2011

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Baltimore Man Arrested For Mount Vernon Attack, Rape

A West Baltimore man is under arrest after police say he attacked and raped a woman inside her apartment in the historic Mount Vernon neighborhood.

06/08/2011

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