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  • Bus tour to retrace route of Civil War's Great Train Raid

    Bus tour to retrace route of Civil War's Great Train Raid
    The 150th anniversary of Confederate Major Harry Gilmor's "Great Train Raid" of the Civil War will be remembered with a bus tour retracing his route of destruction through northern Baltimore County in the summer of 1864.
  • Students create their own Star-Spangled Banner [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]

    Students create their own Star-Spangled Banner [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]
    Let's test your knowledge of Maryland history. Do you know the importance of Mary and Caroline Pickersgill? The fourth grade students at West Friendship Elementary do; they learned in a very hands-on manner this year. To answer the question, I must back...

    Bel Air July 4 parade and events results announced

    Bel Air July 4 parade and events results announced
    The Independence Day events in Bel Air offered fun, patriotic splendor and educational interest to the entire region. Tens of thousands of people from the greater Bel Air area and across Harford County participated and enjoyed the traditional small town...

    Star-Spangled crab feast coming to Fort McHenry

    Star-Spangled crab feast coming to Fort McHenry
    This September marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore and the successful defense of Fort McHenry events that inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star-Spangled Banner." The celebration has already begun at the fort. On Saturday,...

    John Williams will conduct a new version of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'

    America's national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," turns 200 this year. In honor of this momentous bicentennial, film composer John Williams will conduct a new arrangement of the notoriously hard-to-sing song during the annual Fourth of July...