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Weekly Photo Challenge: Threshold


The fort is best known for its role in the War of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy in Chesapeake Bay September 13–14, 1814. 41 more words


Week 12: Gettysburg Marathon Training

Monday, March 9th, 2015: 5.02 Miles-Perfect Weather Conditions

Thursday, March 12th, 2015: 8 Miles

Friday, March 13th, 2015: 4.2 Miles

Sunday, March 15th, 2015: 18.4 Miles-Windy Conditions… 666 more words


Emergency Repairs Needed On Baltimore's Fort McHenry Tunnel

BALTIMORE (AP) — Workers are making emergency repairs to the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95 underneath the Baltimore Harbor.

Tamory Winfield, a spokesman for the Maryland Transportation Authority, says the northbound right tube of the tunnel was closed most of Sunday after a blockage was found Saturday night in the drainage pipes that move water in and out of the tunnels. 77 more words


To the Colors

By Gary DeBoard

A little less than 2 weeks ago more than a third of our country, some 111 million people, watched what has undoubtedly become America’s new past time, football. 564 more words

Current Affairs

A Day In Baltimore

Jack & I spent the weekend in Baltimore for his niece’s wedding. The little non-wedding time we had we made the most of, exploring. We stayed in a very cute B&B, the INN at 2920, which comes complete with everything from breakfast to a beta fish. 715 more words


Battle of Fort McHenry...

Baltimore, MD – Harbor

Anyone that has ever visited the Baltimore harbor knows that they celebrate the War of 1812 more than most American cities. The battle at Fort McHenry there is where the Stars Spangled Banner was written about. 27 more words


Baltimore City Has A New Slogan

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Seeing green. The numbers are out from the Star Spangled Spectacular and the bicentennial celebration and Baltimore scored big.

Marcus Washington has the amount and a new title for the city associated with the events. 410 more words