Park would honor 19th-century lawmaker who stood up for Jews

HAGERSTOWN — Members of Congregation B'nai Abraham in Hagerstown are backing the idea of a park across from the synagogue to honor Thomas Kennedy, a Washington County state lawmaker who pushed for the right of Jews to hold public office in the 19th century. The park would be developed on the city-owned "Massey" property on East ...

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