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Preparations Underway For Inner Harbor 4th Of July Festivities

Just about 24 hours and counting until fireworks light up the night sky downtown. As the city prepares for tens of thousands, preparations are also underway for any potential trouble.

07/03/2014

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Forecasters Predict Slow Atlantic Hurricane Season

A slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.

05/22/2014

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Play Ball! Crews At Camden Yards Making Final Preps For Opening Day

Four days until Opening Day, and crews are hard at work making sure Oriole Park is ready. There is a lot left to do.

03/27/2014

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State Highway Crews Ready For Another Blast Of Winter Weather

Maryland state highway crews are prepared for what is hopefully winter’s last gasp.

03/16/2014

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BGE Prepares For Approaching Winter Storm

Baltimore Gas & Electric Company is closely monitoring an approaching weather front that will likely bring heavy, wet snow and wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour across the majority of its central Maryland service area on Wednesday.

03/04/2013

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Eastern U.S. Braces For Dangerous Superstorm

From Washington to Boston, big cities and small towns Sunday buttoned up against the onslaught of a superstorm that could endanger 50 million people in the most heavily populated corridor in the nation, with forecasters warning that the New York area could get the worst of it — an 11-foot wall of water.

10/28/2012

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National Guard, Coast Guard Prepare To Assist With Emergency Operations When Hurricane Sandy Hits Md.

As Hurricane Sandy barrels over the Atlantic, emergency officials in Maryland are preparing for the impact of the super storm.

10/26/2012

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Md. Prepares As O’Malley Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Hurricane Sandy

Marylanders are bracing for the worst as Hurricane Sandy inches closer to the region.

10/26/2012

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Md. Prepares As Hurricane Sandy Makes Its Way To The Mid-Atlantic

The East Coast is on alert as a powerful hurricane churns in the Atlantic Ocean. Concerns are growing that Sandy and a second storm could collide and form a super storm. In Maryland, folks are keeping an eye on the storm’s path and getting ready for the worst.

10/25/2012

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10 Things To Do To Your Home Before Going On Vacation

Make sure you get a few things around your home in order prior to departure.

07/25/2012

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Preps In Full Swing For Weekend’s Grand Prix Race

Last-minute preparations are underway for the Baltimore Grand Prix. That means plenty of road closures and traffic headaches for drivers downtown.

08/31/2011

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State Fair Organizers Keep An Eye On Irene

The 130th Maryland State Fair is opening Friday. Fans lined up early in the morning to get a good seat for Friday night’s Selena Gomez concert. Fair organizers are also keeping a close eye on another lady named Irene.

08/26/2011

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