National Park Service
Washington’s famous cherry blossom trees are expected to bring the first sure sign of spring between April 8 and 12, when they’re predicted to reach peak bloom.
The National Park Service says visitors to parks in and around the nation’s capital spent nearly $929 million in surrounding communities in 2012.
The National Park Service says Amish volunteers from Indiana are returning to Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont to help restore some cabins dating to the 1930s.
The group that built the African Civil War Memorial in Washington is now raising funds to repair it after the memorial was damaged by gunfire.
The National Park Service has shelved a proposed extension of the Western Maryland Rail Trail to Paw Paw because it could threaten bats that roost in three tunnels along the route.
It appears some of the old ways of life on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal gradually will be coming back to Williamsport now that the National Park Service has announced plans to move forward with at least three projects on the canal that will re-create features of the former commercial waterway and enhance visitor experiences.
A Frederick County commissioner is seeking to repeal a prohibition on rifle hunting for deer in the southern part of the county.
National Park Service sharpshooters are taking aim at white-tailed deer in Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.
The National Park Service is launching a new website for teachers that will provide lesson plans and resources from parks throughout the country.
The National Park Service says it wants to kill more than 2,800 white-tailed deer at three Civil War battlefields in Maryland and Virginia to reduce damage to forests and other vegetation.
The National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.
The National Park Service says about 1,000 fish have been found dead in a National Mall pond.