BALTIMORE (AP) — O say can you sneak a peek of the vice president of the United States? If you’re in Baltimore, the answer could be yes.
Vice President Joe Biden will join Gov. Martin O’Malley at Fort McHenry on Saturday as part of a weeklong celebration of the Star-Spangled Banner’s 200th birthday.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Release 911 Calls In Woodlawn Shootings Saturday
Fort McHenry endured a 25-hour bombardment from the British in September of 1814, during the Battle of Baltimore. It was after that bombing that Baltimore-area attorney Francis Scott Key penned a poem that would eventually be put to music, and become our nation’s national anthem.READ MORE: Baltimore School Board Approves $1.39B Budget Thursday
Jordin Sparks, the Morgan State Choir, the Fort McHenry Guard Fife and Drum Corps and the Pipes and Drums of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guard will perform at the fort.MORE NEWS: Baltimore County Joins State In Lifting COVID-19 Restrictions
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