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Douglass statue arrives in Talbot County after years of debate

EASTON — Abolitionist Frederick Douglass is finally getting a homecoming celebration in his native Maryland county with a statue honoring him, after years of work by local residents to recognize him in a prominent place — on the same courthouse ...

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New Fort McHenry visitors center to kick off fundraising

Thursday’s official opening of Fort McHenry’s new visitors center will be the kickoff of a fundraising promotion for celebrating the War of 1812 bicentennial. The War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission, appointed by Gov. Martin O’Malley in 2007, has begun to ...

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