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There's so much going on in the Inner Harbor this weekend, be sure to check it out! Today, you can catch a dress rehearsal of the air show, tour the ships themselves, and take the kids down to Festival Village for some fun! Whatever you do, don't mis... Read more

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They're here! Beginning at 8am, Wednesday, June 13th, cannon fire from Fort McHenry signaled to Baltimore residents the impending arrival of 40 tall ships and naval vessels from 12 countries. We didn't want to miss a single thing, so we sent Associat... Read more

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The stitching together of history (link to last post) will take place at the Star Spangled Banner Flag house next week on Flag Day, June 14th, when threads from the original Star Spangled Banner will be weaved into the stitching of the Maryland patch... Read more

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So yesterday we mentioned that it was during the War of 1812 that America got her National Anthem and Star Spangled Banner. In case you missed that day in history class, we thought we’d fill you in on the specifics. A local icon, Francis Scott Key st... Read more

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Star Spangled 200, Maryland’s War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission’s three-year statewide commemoration, will kick off next week with the “Star Spangled Sailabration.”Why now? Well, two hundred years ago, President James Madison declared war on Great ... Read more

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