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Celebrate Friday the 13th this October with the Paul Carr Quartet featuring Jamie Davis at the True Blue Jazz Festival in Rehoboth Beach, Del. Don't be scared...they're not!

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ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — A Confederate memorial has been removed from outside a Maryland courthouse.

Photos posted on Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman's Facebook page show the memorial outside the Circuit Court in Ellicott City being removed Monday night and placed onto a truck. The monument includes the names of dozens of Confederate soldiers from the area.

Kittleman said the "more appropriate place for the memorial is in a museum."

SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — The family farmhouse of the third-largest chicken producer in the United States has been named a landmark after it was built a century ago.

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EDGEWATER, Md. (AP) — New members of the Chesapeake Conservation Corps are being announced.

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is announcing 42 new participants in the program on Tuesday in Edgewater. They will spend the next year working to improve the environment and local communities.

The program provides career and leadership training for young people interested in environmental careers.

Jones homers twice, Orioles beat Athletics 7-3

Aug 22, 2017

BALTIMORE (AP) — Adam Jones called it a game the Baltimore Orioles needed to win.

The center fielder set the early tone, and the rest of the team followed his lead.

Jones hit a pair of home runs, Jonathan Schoop added a three-run shot and Baltimore beat the Oakland Athletics 7-3 on Monday night. The Orioles won for the second time in six games, but they are still in the thick of the wild-card race.

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