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Fairhaven resident takes the ride of a lifetime

Fairhaven resident takes the ride of a lifetime

For 20 years, Paul Bridge, a resident of Fairhaven in Sykesville, has volunteered at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore, researching and leading tours, all while getting a secondhand look at the people, technology and transportation during the Civil War era. Now, thanks to the efforts of friends and strangers, he's getting the ride of a lifetime. Wish of a Lifetime, a nonprofit based in Denver, sent Bridge, 75, on a tour of the railroad system that runs from Washington, D.C., to Chattanooga, Tennessee. TAD Relocation, a business that specializes in transitioning and relocating seniors to assisted living homes in the greater Baltimore/Washington area, sponsored the wish. When...