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Md. Officials Have High Hopes For 2014 Tourism

State lawmakers, business leaders and tourism professionals celebrate the fourth annual Maryland Tourism Day. It’s a chance to brainstorm and jump start the year’s tourism.

02/02/2014

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Tourism Group Pitches D.C. As Date Night Destination

Tourism officials are preparing to showcase Washington as a destination for romance.

01/15/2014

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Maryland Sees Tourism Boost Despite Economy

Maryland tourism officials say more tourists than ever are visiting the state despite an anemic economy.

11/08/2013

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Closed Tourist Sites In D.C. Boost Business In Baltimore

Thanks to the government shutdown, tourism in Washington, D.C. is taking a big hit. National parks and museums remain closed.

10/02/2013

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Baltimore Tourism Reaching New Heights

A big boost for downtown businesses. After huge events like Otakon and BronyCon in Baltimore, Charm City sees record tourism numbers.

08/18/2013

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Washington’s Headquarters Remains A Tourism Draw

The small log building that served as George Washington’s headquarters at the beginning and end of his military career is located in Cumberland. The guest book shows that visitors come from all over the world to get a peek into the life of America’s first great military leader and the man who created the presidency as it’s known today.

08/13/2013

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Ocean City May See Even More Visitors Than Usual This Weekend

Maryland’s number one summer destination might see a slight surge in visitors this holiday weekend.

05/26/2013

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Program Helps Baltimore Teens, Young Adults Find Summer Jobs

Time for action. If you are a teenager or young adult looking for a summer job, Baltimore Youth Works helps fill hospitality and tourism positions.

05/04/2013

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Ocean City Looking For New Ways To Measure Tourism

Ocean City tourism officials are trying to get a better sense of visitors and where they’re coming from.

04/12/2013

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Hotel Occupancy Rising In Washington County

Washington County tourism officials say hotel occupancies have been rising over the past year.

03/02/2013

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Surf Pro Is Worcester’s New ‘Spokesdude’

Forget Rodney the Lifeguard. When it comes to tourism pitchmen, Brian Stoehr is a real-life spokesdude.

01/25/2013

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Study Predicts $4.4 Million In Yearly Elk Tourism

Proponents of reintroducing elk to western Maryland say the animals would generate $4.4 million a year in tourist dollars.

12/24/2012

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