Fort McHenry Celebrates New Citizens, Defenders Day SaturdayDefenders Day is the oldest holiday in Baltimore that celebrates those who successfully defended Fort McHenry from a British attack in 1814.
Star-Spangled Banner, Written During War Of 1812 In Baltimore, Celebrates 90th Birthday As National AnthemIt has been 90 years to the day since "The Star-Spangled Banner" became our National Anthem.
Mayor Young: Trump Administration 'Flouted' Executive Order, 'Exploited' Baltimore's Challenges By Using Fort McHenry As Site For RNC SpeechBaltimore Mayor Jack Young blasted President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence for "flouting [his] executive order" and "exploiting the challenges of [the] City" by using Fort McHenry as the backdrop for Pence's Republican National Convention speech Wednesday night.
19-Year-Old Woman Arrested At Fort McHenry During VP Mike Pence's VisitA 19-year-old woman was arrested at Fort McHenry Wednesday during Vice President Mike Pence's visit, the Baltimore Police Department said.
Fort McHenry Closed Through Friday For Cleanup After VP Mike Pence's RNC SpeechFort McHenry will be closed through Friday as crews take down the stage set up for Vice President Mike Pence's Republican National Convention speech Wednesday night, the National Park Service said.
Trump Administration, Frequently Critical Of Baltimore, Has Used City As Backdrop For Several Speeches Including VP Pence’s RNC AddressVice President Mike Pence returned to Baltimore for one of the most important speeches of his political career—as he made his case for a second term for President Trump at the Republican National Convention.
At Least One Person Escorted By Police After Tense Moments Between Trump Supporters, Protesters Ahead Of VP Pence's RNC SpeechAt least one person was escorted by Baltimore Police after tense moments between President Trump supporters and protesters outside Fort McHenry ahead of Vice President Mike Pence's speech for the Republican National Convention on Wednesday.
Protesters, Supporters Gather Ahead Of VP Mike Pence's RNC Speech At Fort McHenryProtesters held a car caravan in south Baltimore Wednesday evening ahead of Vice President Mike Pence's Republican National Convention speech at Fort McHenry.
Forklift Damages Fort McHenry Walkway Ahead Of VP Mike Pence's RNC SpeechA forklift has damaged a brick walkway at the iconic national monument Fort McHenry, where Republicans were building a stage for Vice President Mike Pence’s appearance for the party’s national convention, a National Park Service spokeswoman said Monday.
Fort McHenry To Close Tuesday, Wednesday Ahead Of Vice President Pence's RNC SpeechThe Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday ahead of Vice President Mike Pence's planned Republican National Convention speech.
VP Mike Pence To Deliver RNC Speech From Fort McHenryVice President Mike Pence will deliver his speech for the Republican National Convention next week at Fort McHenry, CBS News reports.
July 4th Flyover: Here's When & Where You Can Watch ‘Salute To The Great Cities Of The American Revolution’ In BaltimoreAs America celebrates its 244th birthday this weekend, Baltimore residents will be able to see five waves of Air Force and Marine Corps jets flying over the city in honor of Independence Day.
U.S. Coast Guard Sets Historic Francis Scott Key Buoy On Patapsco River For 40th YearThe United States Coast Guard set the historic Francis Scott Key buoy on the Patapsco River.
Reopening Maryland: Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine To Increase AccessThe National Park Service announced Monday it would be increasing access to the Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Baltimore as Maryland begins to open following the coronavirus pandemic.
Group Forms 'Maryland Heritage Recovery Task Force' To Help Local Historical Sites Survive Amid COVID-19 PandemicMaryland’s historical sites and museums are another part of the local economy that have been hit especially hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.