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Harborplace sold to New York-based real estate firm

Harborplace, the city’s signature 32-year-old tourism hub, is being sold to New York-based Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp. for an undisclosed price. General Growth Properties, which acquired Harborplace as part of its November 2004 purchase of The Rouse Co., will close the ...

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Baltimore aquarium CEO to dive in for Oceans Day

The CEO of the National Aquarium in Baltimore plans to get wet to commemorate World Oceans Day. The National Aquarium says CEO John Racanelli will jump into exhibits Friday afternoon along with conservationist John Halas. Halas is a marine biologist ...

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National Aquarium aims to make a splash with new dolphin amphitheater, program

The National Aquarium Institute will unveil Friday a $250,000 renovation of its dolphin amphitheater and redesigned dolphin program. The redesigned space holds 900 people and will be open all day for lectures, feeding, training and play sessions. The aquarium also recently installed a half-ton jellyfish sculpture outside of its "Jellies Invasion" exhibit.

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