BREAKING NEWS: AP Source: Former DC Mayor Marion Barry Dead at 78


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Amish Help Restore Historic Catoctin Park Cabins

The National Park Service says Amish volunteers from Indiana are helping to restore some historic cabins in Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.


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Thousands Brave Sweltering Heat As Utility Crews Work To Restore Power

The temperature rises and the power is still out for thousands.



BGE Working To Restore Power Following Severe Weather

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) announced Saturday that it has restored electric to approximately 26,000 customers who lost power as a result of severe thunderstorms Friday.


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EPA Assesses States’ Chesapeake Restoration Plans

The Environmental Protection Agency is urging New York to submit its overdue state plan for cutting pollution that flows into Chesapeake Bay, part of an effort by all six bay watershed states and the District of Columbia, a top EPA official said Thursday.



Man Collects And Restores Vintage Fountain Pens

When turn-of-the-20th-century Americans composed a letter or signed a document, they did so with a flourish and with their favorite fountain pen.


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Chesapeake Bay Plan Available For Public Comment

Maryland’s plan for restoring the Chesapeake Bay is now available for public comment.


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Md. Group Seeks To Restore Historic Train Station

The Woodsboro Historical Society is seeking the public’s help in completing its restoration of the town’s historic train station.


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Chesapeake Bay ‘Pollution Diet’ On Track

The states in the Chesapeake Bay watershed are following a “pollution diet” intended to restore the environmentally damaged estuary by 2025.


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Science Panel Assesses Bay Restoration Plan

A report by a panel of scientists and environmentalists raises new questions about the ambitious plan to restore the Chesapeake Bay, including the effectiveness of tracking pollution-reduction goals and how climate change could alter in the bay’s recovery effort.


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Chesapeake Bay Commission To Meet In D.C.

The Chesapeake Bay Commission meets this week in Washington.



750 Maryland Watermen To Restore Oyster Bars

Maryland Natural Resources officials say more than 750 watermen will restore oyster bars over the next month.



Old Oysters Back In The Bay To Restore Stock

A lot of baby oysters are riding shells back into the bay, in the effort to restore native stocks.



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