New Year’s Day

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A History Of The Holidays From Thanksgiving To New Years’

How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?


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WEATHER BLOG: New Year’s Day

New Year’s Day will be partly sunny, brisk and seasonably chilly despite some sun. The high will be 42, and the low will be 28.


Polar Bear Plunge

Polar Bear Plunge Into Potomac Pushed Back To Jan. 18

Those hardy souls taking a New Year’s Day dip in the Potomac River at Williamsport are finding some changes to the chilly event this year.



Body Found In Northwest D.C. Is Missing Md. Man

Police say a body found in the ventilation shaft of an apartment building in northwest Washington has been identified as a missing Maryland man.


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Hundreds Jumping In Potomac River For Charity

Hundreds of people are chilling for charity in Williamsport.


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Hours Changing For Crisfield Recovery Center

Emergency management officials say hours at the federal-state Disaster Recovery Center in Crisfield are changing.


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Utah Man Charged In Md. Family Dispute

Authorities in Maryland have charged a Utah man with attempted murder after a New Year’s Day dispute that left his father and 22-month-old niece with head injuries.



New Year’s Day Is Last Day For Md. Light Show

It’s the last day to take in the annual Christmas light show at a park in Maryland’s Prince George’s County.


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Metro To Run Extra Trains For Weekend Getaway

Metro will be running extra afternoon trains to help commuters leaving work early in advance of the long holiday weekend.



Free Tipsy Taxi Service To Serve Baltimore On New Year’s

A free cab ride will be just a call away early on New Year’s day for those who need to get home safely.


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Man Sentenced To 23 Years For Killing Girlfriend

A Glen Burnie man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for killing his girlfriend by stabbing her 27 times on New Year’s Day in 2010.


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Murdered Children Remembered In New Year’s Day Ceremony

The start of a new year means hope for an end to violence against children. Seventeen children were murdered in the city in 2010.



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