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Md. board approves grant for Douglass memorial

ANNAPOLIS  —Maryland’s Board of Public Works has approved a $100,000 grant for a memorial to abolitionist Frederick Douglass. The board voted on Wednesday on the proposed grant from Maryland Historical Trust’s African American Heritage Preservation Program. The memorial is being ...

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Easement protects historic Baltimore Co. property

Mt. Welcome, a National Register historic property in Granite, a community in western Baltimore County, will be perpetually preserved from development through a conservation easement donated by the original owner’s family, to be held by the Maryland Environmental Trust and Maryland Historical Trust.

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Senator to close for renovations for at least six months

The historic art deco palace in north Baltimore known as the Senator Theatre has closed — for at least six months. When it reopens around Christmas time, it will have three new theaters, a restored main auditorium complete with comfy ...

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Court of Appeals rules against preservationists’ bid to protect Superblock buildings

Neighboring business owners and preservationists have lost their bid to protect historic buildings in Baltimore’s Superblock redevelopment area. The Court of Appeals said Friday that the group cannot sue to enforce an agreement between the city and the Maryland Historical ...

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