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Tag Archives: Tourism

Go Ape — the new company retreat?

We’ve all heard of the usual ropes courses, circles of trust and zip lines typical of company retreats. But a new business opening in May in Rockville makes all those activities look like child’s play. If you’ve ever been to ...

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Snow pushes Maryland Zoo opening to March 13

Maryland Zoo officials say they will open March 13 although some exhibits will remain closed as they clean up following winter storms. Don Hutchinson, the president of the Baltimore-based zoo, says the zoo suffered a great deal of damage during ...

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Really, honey, looks aren’t everything

After tallying 5,000 votes between 42 candidates, the Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AACCVB) has announced 12 winners for its “More than a Pretty Face” contest. Says the tourism bureau, “contest winners epitomize the spirit of giving and ...

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Black engineers’ conference leaves Baltimore for D.C. in 2011

After losing a longtime, high-profile convention to Washington, Baltimore’s tourism bureau is left with a big hole to fill for February 2011. Visit Baltimore said it is hopeful it can quickly find a group to replace the Black Engineer of ...

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