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  • Historic tax credits promote smart development

    Jacques Kelly's article about the rebirth of Union Mill did a superb job of recognizing the innovative program that has driven Seawall Development's reuse of the historic property ("New tricks: Redone factory now homes," Nov. 23). This model project is...
  • Reopening of Market House may be delayed

    Reopening of Market House may be delayed
    The reopening of Annapolis' Market House, set for October, is likely to be delayed. "It may not be Oct. 1, so I may be walking the plank after all," said Mayor Joshua Cohen. He had vowed to take a plunge into the harbor if the historic building at City...
  • Tax credit to speed Senator Theatre renovations

    Tax credit to speed Senator Theatre renovations
    If James "Buzz" Cusack and his daughter, Kathleen Lyon, have their way, they'll be cutting ribbons by Christmas for a restored Senator Theatre that will preserve the original cinema and add three screens and a small restaurant. Gov. Martin O'Malley...
  • Old Towson Jail rehabilitation project honored by historical trust

    Old Towson Jail rehabilitation project honored by historical trust
    The rehabilitation of the Old Towson Jail into an office building was honored by the Maryland Historical Trust last week as part of the organization's 2012 Maryland Preservation Awards The rehabilitation of the historic jail, now known as Bosley Hall,...
  • UM to demolish president's residence

    A 55-year-old brick mansion that serves as the official residence for the University of Maryland's president will be razed this fall and replaced with a new structure if the state's Board of Public Works on Wednesday approves the demolition. The 5,600-...
  • Senator Theatre still awaiting word on historic tax credits

    Senator Theatre still awaiting word on historic tax credits
    Operators of the Senator Theatre were waiting anxiously this week to hear whether they will be awarded state historic tax credits for their planned $3 million expansion and renovation of the landmark 1939 Art Deco cinema house. They did not make the...
  • Plan OK'd to raze UM president's house, build $7.2M home, event center

    A divided Board of Public Works gave wrecking crews the green light Wednesday to demolish the 55-year-old home of the president of the University of Maryland, College Park to make way for a $7.2 million building that will serve as a residence and a...
  • Saving a 'hidden treasure'

    Saving a 'hidden treasure'
    Decades after they joined the Girl Scouts, Kirsten Enzinger and Janet Brown still have fond memories of times they spent inside the giant tepee at Annapolis' Camp Woodlands. "It was the place for orientation, the place for meals, the place for meetings,"...
  • From fine dining to museum at Aberdeen B&O station; new farmer's market coming to city

    The old B&O Railroad Station will likely be turned into some type of museum, Aberdeen City Council members were told Monday night. At their regular meeting Monday night, the council got an update on the plan to rebuild the station and learned a city...
  • Wonderful life of longtime Elkridge resident Cecelia Nedzdel, 91, centered around prayer

    There is a house in Elkridge that the Maryland Historical Trust has deemed "one of the most interesting houses on the stretch of the old Washington Turnpike." The "Hobbes House" as it was called when it was built (ca. 1850), is one of only two or three...
  • Sykesville receives Community Legacy grant from Maryland

    Sykesville receives Community Legacy grant from Maryland
    Many businesses throughout Sykesville will soon be changing the way they look, and the way visitors and residents look at them, all while retaining the town’s historical quaintness. The town has received a Community Legacy grant in the amount of...
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