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Inn at Government House sold to local investor group (access required)

The ornate and historic Inn at Government House was sold by Baltimore to a group of local investors who hope to redevelop the city’s official guest house and two adjoining rowhouses into a 17-room boutique hotel and restaurant. The city’s ...

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Woodsboro historical group restores town’s train station

WOODSBORO — The Woodsboro Historical Society is seeking the public’s help in completing its restoration of the Frederick County town’s historic train station. The society is in the midst of a fundraising campaign, titled “Driving the Last Spike,” and members ...

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Old Otterbein officials worry that Grand Prix could damage church (access required)

Inside the Old Otterbein United Methodist Church at Conway and Sharp streets hangs a 114-year-old chandelier with hundreds of crystal prisms. The white walls contain about 20 windows dating from 1785, and each window has 40 individual panes from the ...

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Looking for a lighthouse? Three in Delaware Bay are free

WILMINGTON, Del. — The federal government is trying to give away some lighthouses. Schools, museums and other public entities are invited to apply for ownership of three Delaware Bay lighthouses made available through the National Historic Lighthouse Preservation Act. The ...

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