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Anne Arundel County, MD

Hospitals

Athletic Dept
Baltimore Medical System, Inc
Baltimore VA Maryland Health Care System
Bon Secours Baltimore Health System
Bon Secours Health System, Inc
Bon Secours Hospital
Bon Secours Hospital Doctors Appointments
Department Of Gyn/Ob
Eye & Cosmetic Surgery Ctr
Helix Health
Home Teaching Middle High
Hospital Support Services Incorporated
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Johns Hopkins Breast Center
Johns Hopkins Childrens Ctr
Johns Hopkins Medicine
University of Maryland Medical Center
Anne Arundel Medical Center is a private non-profit hospital serving Annapolis, Anne Arundel County
Baltimore Washington Medical Center In a region recognized for the excellence of its hospitals, North Arundel Hospital has earned a reputation among the best.
Nighttime Pediatrics
Anne Arundel County Department of Health The Health Department's mission is to preserve, protect and promote the health of all county residents
Glen Burnie Health Center


Newspapers

Baltimore Gay Paper
Bay Weekly
Bowie News
Classified
Fasgram Co
Kenneth Francis Mcdaniel
Laurel Leader
Mid Atlantic Gay Life
Post-Newsweek Media, Inc.
R & B Publishing Company
The Baltimore Sun
The Baltimore Sun Company
Washington Post
The Capital
Bay Weekly
Trident
Maryland Gazette


Parks

Baltimore Aquarium Cafe
Baltimore-Annapolis Trail Park
Downs Park
Quiet Waters Park
Baltimore-Washington Parkway Opened in 1954, the parkway is a 29-mile scenic highway that connects Baltimore, Maryland with Washington, D.C. The part of the parkway from Washington, D.C. to Fort Meade, Maryland is managed by the National Park Service.
Chesapeake Bay First thoughts of the Chesapeake Bay often bring up images of crabs and oysters. But, as the largest estuary in North America, the Chesapeake Bay has touched and influenced much of the American story - early settlement, commerce, the military, transportation, recreation and more. The Bay and its surrounding 64,000 square mile watershed hold a treasure trove of historic areas, natural wonders and recreational opportunities.
Patapsco Valley State Park Patapsco Valley State Park extends along 32 miles of the Patapsco River, encompassing 14,000 acres and five developed recreational areas. Recreational opportunities include hiking, fishing, camping, canoeing, horseback and mountain bike trails, as well as picnicking for individuals or large groups in the park's many popular pavilions.
Sandy Point State Park The park's beaches and picnic areas provide unparalleled views of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge over the Chesapeake Bay as well as frequent passing of seagoing freighters and sailing regattas


City Sites

Annapolis
Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce
Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber Of Commerce Our mission is to make this area a better place in which to live, work and earn a living by promoting business and economic development through networking opportunities, community involvement, and education while acting as a legislative liaison
South Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce South County Chamber Members enjoy a relaxed business community on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay
West Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce WAACCC serves the following zip codes- Annapolis Junction, Crownsville, Fort Meade, Gambrills, Hanover, Harmans, Jessup, Maryland City, Millersville, Odenton, and Severn
Severna Park


Law Enforcement

Anne Arundel County Fire Department
Anne Arundel County Police Department
Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County
Office of the Sheriff
State Attorney


Transportation

Annapolis Transit "One of the Ten Most Improved Transit Systems in North America"
Handy Cab - offers discount taxi coupons. Most County taxicab companies accept Handy Cab coupons in place of cash.
Maryland Transit Administration
BWI Business Partnership Inc.
Dillon's Bus Service The Dillon family has a long tradition of serving the transportation needs of the community.
Baltimore Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport


Library

Anne Arundel County Public Library


Entertainment

Art Things, Inc. Art Things, Inc., in West Annapolis, has been supplying quality art materials to area artists, designers, architects, and other creative people for over thirty years.
The Annapolis Chorale is a non-profit artistic organization dedicated to enhancing community life through performing and producing a wide variety of music.
Annapolis Film Festival
Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre We are a non-profit, (outdoor) community theater company located in the heart of historic Annapolis, Maryland.
Annapolis Maritime Museum Dedicated to preserving and commemorating the maritime heritage of Annapolis
Chesapeake Arts Center provides opportunities for culturally diverse and rewarding experiences in the literary, visual, and performing arts.
Cultural Arts Foundation The mission of the Cultural Arts Foundation of Anne Arundel County, Inc. is to encourage and invest in the visual arts, performing arts, and historic preservation for the people of our county.
Colonial Players offers a wide variety of dramatic productions in the heart of downtown Annapolis.
Historic Annapolis Foundation Since 1952, Historic Annapolis Foundation has educated the public about the history of Annapolis and advocated the preservation of the city's architectural integrity
The Kunta Kinte-Alex Haley Memorial
Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse


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Queen Anne's County, MD

City Sites

Queen Anne's County
Queenstown
Sudlersville


Law Enforcement

Centreville Police Department
Queen Anne's County Courthouse and the Office of Clerk of the Circuit Court files, processes and maintains civil, criminal and juvenile actions
Sheriff's Office


Hospitals

Chester Regional Medical Center is an independent multi-speciality medical center offering the Eastern Shore and Annapolis areas all of these health care services
Chester River Health System offers health care to the residents of Kent and Queen Anne's counties and portions of Caroline and Cecil counties.
Queen Anne's County Department of Health a local office of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, is dedicated to protecting and promoting the health of its citizens through quality services, in partnership with sister agencies and community organizations.


Transportation

Bay Bridge Airport
Dillon's Bus Service, Inc
Maryland Upper Shore Transit
Maryland Transit Administration provides a network of transit and rail and freight services to our customers throughout Maryland.


Parks

Batts Neck Park It is the only park with an in-line skating ring. The park has athletic fields, a playground, restrooms and two small ponds.
Chesapeake Exploration Center
Cross Island Trail Park
Tuckahoe State Park The park offers 20 miles of scenic hiking, biking and equestrian trails, flat water canoeing, hunting, picnicking, as well as a recycled tire playground for children
Wye Island Natural Resources Management Area Wildlife viewing and hiking are the most popular activities on Wye Island's six miles of trails. The School House Woods Nature Trail takes you through a mature hardwood forest while the Ferry Landing Trail leads beneath a canopy of Osage Orange Trees. Wye Island also houses a Holly Tree that is more than 275 years old. Follow the Holly Tree Trail to visit this long-time resident.


Library

Queen Anne's County Free Library


Newspapers

Queen Annes County News Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web


Entertainment

26th Annual Bay Music Festival A music including blues, rock-a-billy, rock-n-roll and bluegrass. Great food and cold beverages available on grounds.
Church Hill Theatre is a performing arts center dedicated to the creation and presentation of quality performance and educational opportunities for all members of our diverse community
Cray House is one of a handful of post-and-plank buildings to survive in Maryland.
Kent Island Federation of Arts The goal of the Kent Island Federation of Arts (KIFA) is to provide an opportunity for people of all ages to better appreciate the visual arts and to develop their own creative and artistic skills.Many items in our extensive gallery, as well as in our exhibits, are available for purchase at reasonable prices.
Museum of Eastern Shore Life a unique collection of antique farm implements and tools, equipment used by watermen to harvest the Bay's bounty, Indian artifacts, and household items.
Queen Anne's County Arts Council is a non-profit organization committed to promoting, expanding and sustaining the arts.
Stevensville Train Depot The rail system ran for more than 60 miles, from Kent Island to Lewes, Delaware. This structure, typical of the period, was moved in 1988 from its original location just north of Stevensville and restored by the Kent Island Heritage Society.
Sudlersville Train Station Museum Today the station houses Jimmy Foxx memorabilia and exhibits which highlight Sudlersville's history.


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Howard County, MD

City Sites

Howard County


Hospitals

Athletic Dept
Baltimore Medical System, Inc
Baltimore VA Maryland Health Care System
Bon Secours Baltimore Health System
Bon Secours Health System, Inc
Bon Secours Hospital
Bon Secours Hospital Doctors Appointments
Department Of Gyn/Ob
Eye & Cosmetic Surgery Ctr
Helix Health
Home Teaching Middle High
Hospital Support Services Incorporated
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Johns Hopkins Breast Center
Johns Hopkins Childrens Ctr
Johns Hopkins Medicine
University of Maryland Medical Center
Howard County General Hospital is a Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine is a 208-bed, acute-care facility with comprehensive services for individuals of all ages
Howard County Health Department is the sole government agency responsible for improving the health of Howard County
Laurel Foot and Ankle Center a licensed podiatrist in Laurel, MD.
MedStar Health The mission of MedStar Health is to serve the needs of our patients in the Baltimore/ Washington region by providing superior, comprehensive health care services in a unique patient-first environment
Sheppard Pratt at Ellicott City


Newspapers

Baltimore Gay Paper
Chronicle Solutions, Inc.
Classified
Generations
Hocomo Freddies Trading Post Inc
Kenneth Francis Mcdaniel
Laurel Leader
M& M Distributors
Mid Atlantic Gay Life
Patuxent Publishing Company Inc
R & B Publishing Company
The Baltimore Sun
The Baltimore Sun Company
The Business Monthly
The Kidstreet News
Howard County Times "The voice of your community"
Patuxent Publishing newspapers
The Daily Record


Parks

Baltimore Aquarium Cafe
Blandair Mansion Restoration
Cedar Lane Park is recognized as one of the finest tournament sports complexes in the state. It is part of Howard County's 7000+ acre scenic park system.
Centennial Park The park is comprised of 325 acres, open from 7 a.m. to dusk or as posted.You may use the picnic tables and cooking grills and playgrounds locatd throughout the park on a first-come, first-served basis.
Howard County Recreation and Parks Department General Activities
HCPR Sports Howard County Recreation and Parks
Meadowbrook Park Over the years the amusement rides have given way to the family camping activities. Baseball diamonds, tennis courts and basketball have replaced the Lindy Loop, train and merry-go-round.
Rockburn Branch Park
Savage Park
Schooley Mill Park


Law Enforcement

County Administration fosters interdepartmental coordination and provides day-to-day administrative and technical support to ensure efficient operation of government and effective use of tax dollars in delivering services
Department of Fire and Rescue Howard County Fire & Rescue is a combination system in that services are provided through a partnership of volunteers and career personnel
Howard County State's Attorney is responsible for the investigation and prosecution of all criminal cases within the geographical boundaries of Howard County
Police Department
Sheriff's Office The mission of the Howard County Sheriff's Office is to provide judicial enforcement and physical security for the Circuit Court, to provide a variety of quality services for citizens, and to assist other law enforcement agencies in maintaining law and order in Howard County


Library

Howard County Library provides lifelong education, inspire a world of ideas, and ignite the power of knowledge


Transportation

Airport Shuttle Reliable, affordable transportation between BWI & AMTRAK, NATIONAL & DULLES and the Columbia/Howard County area. Door-to-Door service to/from residence, business or hotel
Baltimore/Washington International Airport
Eyre Bus Service Bus, Tour and Travel
Howard Transit provides daily bus service in Columbia, Ellicott City, Clarksville, Savage, and other locations in and around Howard County.
Howard County Transportation and Roads Department Getting there is part of the fun! Your travels in and through Howard County can be successful with up-to-date information about commuting, roads, parking and traffic


Entertainment

African Art Museum Of Maryland Exhibits of African artworks, lectures, workshops, events.
Chesapeake Shakespeare Company is a collection of local artists with diverse talents ands skills that create outstanding live performances of great plays that will be approachable, meaningful, and entertaining to audiences.
Columbia Orchestra In the fall of 1977 a handful of local string players began playing classical music as the Columbia Chamber Orchestra.
Commodore Joshua Barney House Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Commodore Joshua Barney House (Circa 1760) is best known for the historic hero who made it his home.
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum The oldest railroad station in America features living history programs, changing exhibits, working HO scale model of first 13 miles of railroad in America and caboose to climb on.
Olney Theatre Center offers a diverse array of professional productions year-round that enrich, nurture and challenge a broad range of artists, audiences and students.


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Prince George's County, MD

City Sites

Accokeek
Berwyn Heights
Bladensburg
Bowie
Brandywine
Camp Springs
Cheverly
College Park
District Heights
Greenbelt
Laurel
Morningside
Mount Rainier
New Carrollton
Prince George's County
Riverdale Park
University Park


Newspapers

Laurel Leader
Maryland Media Inc
Muslim Link
National News Agency
Patuxent Publishing Company Inc
Post-Newsweek Media, Inc.
Recreation News
Takoma Voice
The Associated Press
The Examiner
The Gazette
The New Prince Georges Post Inc
The Washington Diplomat
The Washington Post


Law Enforcement

Circuit Court for Prince George's County
Office of Emergency Management The Office of Emergency Management is one of the agencies under the Office of Homeland Security and as such, it is responsible for the coordination of all County agencies, private organizations, businesses, persons, and other counties, cities and political subdivisions, to ensure the complete utilization of all available resources to effectively and efficiently mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from any natural, technological or manmade emergency or disaster, regardless of size or complexity, including acts of terrorism.
Office of Law The mission of the Office of Law is to serve all County agencies and citizens who have matters requiring Office of Law review in an expeditious and professional manner, to effectively enforce the civil laws of the County, and to be creative and responsive in its service to County agencies in all matters
Office of The Sheriff Mission: To fulfill the duties of the Office of the Sheriff in a fair, professional and dignified manner so as to inspire and maintain the confidence and trust of the public.
Police Department The Prince George's County Police Department is the primary law enforcement agency in the County. The goals of our Department are to contribute to a high quality of life by maintaining a peaceful and orderly community, by protecting the lives and property of our citizens, by reducing the opportunity for individuals to commit criminal acts, and by effectively investigating and apprehending persons suspected of committing criminal acts. The Department is committed to accomplishing these goals by working alongside you, the citizens of our community
Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department The Fire/EMS Department strives to improve the quality of life in Prince George's County by promoting safety, and providing the highest quality of fire prevention, fire protection, emergency medical services, and community outreach programs
State Attorney The State's Attorney's Office prosecutes anyone charged with committing a crime in Prince George's County. This includes crimes of violence, like murder, rape, robbery and assault, as well as nonviolent crimes against citizens and their properties. The State's Attorney's Office also investigates charges of police and public official misconduct and misuse of funds, and works to educate the community about crime prevention and the criminal justice system


Hospitals

Bowie Health Campus is a unique 60-acre property providing for the health care needs of all ages, from newborns to the elderly.
Doctors Community Hospital
Laurel Regioanl Hospital The Mission of Laurel Regional Hospital is to provide comprehensive and valued healthcare services
Saint Luke Institut is a licensed, private residential facility and institute for research and education specializing in promoting the health and well-being of women and men religious, clergy and others involved in church ministry.
Southern Maryland Hospital is recognized for its centers of excellence in Maternal Child Health, Outpatient Services, and Mental Health Services. But the true distinction of Southern Maryland Hospital is comprehensiveness.


Transportation

Call-A-Bus
Department of Public Works and Transportation Up-to-date contact listings; roadway construction schedules; route maps, fare and scheduling information for TheBus, Metrobus, Metrorail, leaf collection and snow removal information, etc.
Dillon's Bus Service Whether its a charter, airport shuttle or group tour we are the company that will fulfill your transportation needs.
Maryland Transit Administration provides a network of transit and rail and freight services to our customers throughout Maryland in a safe, reliable, and efficient manner that supports the economy and the environment.
Transit Services
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority


Parks

Cedarville State Forest Hiking, Biking and Equestrian Trails--There are 19.5 miles of marked trails. They wind past the loblolly pine plantations planted by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930's, by a charcoal kiln, and through farm areas where springs and streams were used to make "moonshine."
Department of Parks & Recreation Our Department of Parks & Recreation in Prince George's County offers terrific opportunities for residents and visitors. We have community centers and arts facilities, fitness trails and aquatics centers, peaceful open space and sports for all ages. There's something for everyone!
Fort Washington Fort Washington has stood as silent sentry defending the Nation's Capital, for over 180 years. As technologies advanced so did Fort Washington. Fort Washington is one of the few remaining Seacoast Forts in its original designs
Piscataway Park stretches for 6 miles from Piscataway Creek to Marshall Hall on the Potomac River.


Library

Maryland State Law Library The primary function of the library is to support the research activities of the States' two appellate courts and court-related units of the Judiciary.
Prince George's County Memorial Library System The mission is to promote and make available resources that will fill the lifelong learning needs of individuals and groups in Prince George's County.


Entertainment

Bowie Playhouse is the city-owned 150-seat theatre. It is home to 10 different performing arts groups - featuring the Bowie Community Theatre. The Playhouse presents a variety of plays, concerts and dance recitals.
Clarice Smith Perfoming Arts Center
Hard Bargain Players On many summer evenings the Amphitheater at Hard Bargain Farm shoots light beyond branch and leaf. Under this canopy of oak trees, local music and theater come alive, and after a brief stroll down a lit path, the best-kept secret in central Maryland reveals itself.
Historical Sites and Museums department of Parks & Recreations.
Laurel Mill Playhouse
National Ballet Inc is Maryland's oldest professional ballet company.
The Latin American Folk Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to build community through art education and affordable cultural programs.


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Calvert County, MD

City Sites

Calvert County


Hospitals

Calvert Memorial Hospital
Health Department
Calvert County Memorial Hospital Our goal is to help people help themselves to stay healthy. Programs are offered at various locations in northern, central and southern Calvert County.
Calvert Hospice
American Red Cross Southern Maryland Chapter


Newspapers

Calvert Independent
Bay Times Weekly Weekly newspaper
The Daily Times


Law Enforcement

Maryland Attorney At Law
Maryland State Police
Calvert County Public Safety is Calvert County's guide center for emergency references, resources, and assistance


Transportation

Office of Transportation
Maryland Transit Administration
TCCSMD (Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland)


Parks

Narional Park Service
Monocacy National Battlefield
Calvert County Parks and Recreation Department
Flag Ponds Nature Park
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
Kings Landing Park


Library

Calvert County Public Libraries The Calvert Library consists of a main library in Prince Frederick, as well as three branches, Fairview in Owings, Southern in Lusby, and Twin Beaches in Chesapeake Beach. An outreach service visits the home bound and licensed day cares.


Entertainment

Baltimore Symphony
Carmen's Gallery
Calvert Marine Museum Located just 45 minutes south of the Washington Capital Beltway in Calvert County, Maryland, Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum is a state history and archaeology museum exploring the changing cultures and environment of the Chesapeake Bay region of the past 12,000 years.
Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum
Jefferson Patterson Historical Park & Museum (archeological artifacts) Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum offers many special programs throughout the season, including heritage celebrations, children's activities, tours, concerts, dances, lectures, and educational programs.
Fine Art Center
Adventure Theatre
Twin Beach Players


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Kent County, MD

City Sites

Historic Kent County, Maryland
Chestertown (County Seat)
Galena
Rock Hall


Hospitals

Chester River Hospital Center
Kent County Health Department - is a local office of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The Health Department is dedicated to providing health-related information and services to all residents of Kent County.


Newspapers

Kent County News
All Headline News
Big News Network
EIN News
Stateline


Law Enforcement

Emergency Management Agency (EMA) - is the coordinating agency for the emergency response for day-to-day emergencies and natural and technological hazards such as fires, floods, tornadoes, hurricanes, winter storms, chemical releases and terrorism incidents.
Maryland State Police
The Kent County Sheriff's Office


Transportation

InterMove Global
American Airlines American Airlines and American Eagle are in business to provide safe, dependable, and friendly air transportation to our customers, along with numerous related services. We are dedicated to making every flight you take with us something special. Your safety, comfort, and convenience are our most important concerns.
The BusBank If you're looking for the easiest, most reliable and cost-effective way to charter a bus, you're in the right place. We are your single source for chartering a bus any time, anywhere in North America.


Parks

Betterton Beach Waterfront Park - this 5 acre landscaped, family oriented waterfront park is the largest of two public beaches in the county on the Chesapeake Bay.
Millington Pool and Park - this facility has a public pool, bathhouse and picnic area. Swimming lessons are available Monday through Thursday. Monday and evening group rentals are available.
Turner's Creek Park - this 147 acre park, established in September, 1972, is on Turner's Creek, an arm of the Sassafras River, which in turn feeds into the Chesapeake Bay. Explore nature trails, wooded areas, open fields and a waterfront bluff overlooking Turner's Creek.
Millington Wildlife Management Area - used for years as the primary upland game management and research area in the state.
Sassafras River Natural Resource Management Area - this natural resource management area consists of 1000 acres of varied terrain, including farmland, mature forests, sandy beaches, marshlands and tidal ponds.
Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge - is a 2285 acre major feeding and resting place for migratory and wintering waterfowl at the mouth of the Chester River in Kent County, Maryland on Maryland's "Eastern Shore". It offers unsurpassed opportunity to bird watchers.


Library

Kent County Library - promotes lifelong learning and enrichment through access to information, a knowledgeable staff, and services in a free and open environment.


Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment in Kent County
Prince Theatre - built in 1926 as a vaudeville theatre and movie house, the theatre has been magnificently restored and now presents a wide range of exciting musical acts, special events, children's workshops and educational lectures.
Schooner Sultana-1768 - by offering both land-based and on-shipboard experiential education to diverse students of all ages, Sultana Projects seeks to preserve and share the rich natural and cultural history that developed from the 18th century to the present.


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Montgomery County, MD

City Sites

Montgomery county
Bethesda
Brookeville
Chevy Chase
Chevy Chase Village
Gaithersburg
Garrett Park
Germantown
Glen Echo
Kensington
Laytonsville
North Chevy Chase
Olney
Poolesville
Potomac
Rockville (County Seat)
Silver Spring
Somerset
Takoma Park
Washington Grove


Newspapers

American Marketing Services, Inc
Association Trends
Custom News
Editorial Projects In Education
Gazette
I A Q Publications Inc
International Medical News Group Corp
Montgomery County Sentinel
Post-Newsweek Media, Inc.
Takoma Voice
The Washington Diplomat
Washington Post Newspaper Metro News Bureaus
Gazette Newspapers
Potomac Almanac


Parks

Maryland-National Capital Park
Patuxent River State Park - is comprised of 6,700 acres of natural areas and farmlands. Recreational use is primarily hunting, fishing, hiking and horseback riding.
Seneca Creek State Park The park, comprised of 6,300 acres, extends along 14.75 scenic miles of Seneca Creek, as it winds its way to the Potomac River.


Law Enforcement

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service
Montgomery County Police Department
County Attorney
Montgomery County Sheriff's Office


Hospitals

Adventist HealthCare - is a non-profit, network of health care providers that includes hospitals, home health agencies, nursing centers and other health care services.
Holy Cross Hospital - is a faith-based, mission-driven community teaching hospital serving the residents of Montgomery and Prince George's Counties.
Laurel Regional Hospital - is a full-service community hospital serving northern Prince George's County and Montgomery, Howard, and Anne Arundel counties with 146 beds and 670 employees.
Suburban Hospital Healthcare System - is a community-owned hospital serving Montgomery County and the surrounding area since 1943.


Transportation

Bethesda Transportation Solutions
North Bethesda Transportation Center
White Ferry
Baltimore-Washington International Airport


Library

Montgomery County Public Libraries


Entertainment

Adventure Theatre World premieres, comedies, musicals, classics, contemporary works--you'll see them all in this 53rd season!
Imagination Stage - is the largest and most respected multi-disciplinary theatre arts organization for young people in the region.
Olney Theatre Center - offers a diverse array of professional productions year-round that enrich, nurture and challenge a broad range of artists, audiences and students. One of two state theaters of Maryland, OTC is situated on 14 acres in the heart of the beautiful Washington-Baltimore-Frederick "triangle," within easy access of all three cities.
Round House Theatre Each season, Round House presents an eclectic body of work on its MainStage. Our plays range from world premieres through the finest writing of this century to contemporary adaptations of the classics.
The National Capital Trolley Museum The collections consist of 17 streetcars from Washington D.C. and other cities. Many of these are operated on a one-mile demonstration railway.


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Charles County, MD

City Sites

Charles County
Charles County Chamber of Commerce
La Plata


Hospitals

Charlotte Hall Veterans Home
Civista Health Foundation, Inc.
American Day Treatment Center established in 1991, provides accessible and cost-effective treatment marked by the highest standards of care and driven by compassion.
Calvert Memorial Hospital dedicated to the seamless delivery of the highest quality medical services
Civista Medical Center is a regional, not-for-profit, integrated health system serving Charles County and the surrounding areas of southern Maryland.
Southern Maryland Hospital Center the region's leading center for vascular, cardiac and emergency medicine
St. Mary's Hospital is a full-service hospital, delivering state-of-the-art emergency, acute inpatient and outpatient care


Law Enforcement

Benedict Volunteer Fire Department
County Attorney is responsible for all legal affairs of the County Government
County Department Of Emergency Services
County Treasurer's Office is responsible for the collection and investment of the majority of all County funds
Hughesville Volunteer Fire Department
La Plata Volunteer Fire Department
Maryland Attorney General The Attorney General is the chief legal officer of the State.
Tenth District Volunteer Fire Department
Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department


Transportation

Keller Bus
VanGO provides transportation opportunities within Charles County and serves several desired primary destinations
TCCSM (Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland) is responsible for the regional transportation planning, regional transit service coordination, the regional transportation plan development and implementation, commuter assistance, and air quality planning.
Maryland Transit Administration
BWI Airport offers both passenger and cargo flights to domestic and international destinations.
Martin Sate Airport One of the largest general aviation facilities on the East Coast, Martin State Airport is located in southeastern Baltimore County.


Parks

Chapel Point State Park - is located on the beautiful Port Tobacco River, a tributary of the Potomac River.
Purse State Park - is located on the Potomac River on Wades Bay. Purse is a wooded undeveloped area that is used for hunting, bird watching, fishing and fossil hunting. Parking is located off of Maryland Route 224 across from a .25 mile trail leading to the waterfront.
Smallwood State Park Smallwood was the home of General William Smallwood, a Revolutionary War officer who was the 4th Governor of Maryland.
National Capital Parks - East - offers a wide array of historic, natural, and recreational areas of that are a part of Washington, D.C. and its eastern environs. The park includes 12 major park areas at 98 locations.


Library

Charles County Public Library As a leader in the community, the Charles County Public Library sets the standard ofresponsive service for all.


Newspapers

SoMdNews.Com Southern Maryland Newspapers Online
Washington Post Newspaper


Entertainment

Charles County Arts Alliance is to stimulate, promote, encourage, and provide recognition of the arts and the creative spirit. Founded in 1987, the CCAA promotes ALL the arts in Charles County: music, visual art, drama, dance and literature.
The Dr. Samuel A. Mudd Hausmuseum On August 16, 2003 the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd Society, Inc. opened its Farm Museum to the public.
Thomas Stone National Historic Site
Chesapeake Bay Floating Theatre, Inc - is a non-profit professional theatre dedicated to revitalization, economic development, cultural enhancement and education in Southern Maryland.
Mattawoman Creek Art Center Multi-talented artists from throughout theregion submitted paintings, sculpturedrawings, prints, photographs andother forms of art for review


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Somerset County, MD

Community information is not available.

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Washington, DC

Washington DC

Washington District of Columbia
Washington Chamber of Commerce
The White House
DC Fire Department


Hospitals

Children's National Medical Center
Georgetown University Hospital - was founded in 1898 to promote health through education, research and patient care.
Georgetown University Medical Center - is an internationally recognized academic medical center whose three-part mission of research, teaching and patient care is carried out with a strong emphasis on community outreach and public service.
George Washington University Hospital
George Washington University Medical Center - founded in 1824, GWUMC is an internationally recognized, interdisciplinary academic health care center comprising the School of Medicine and Health Sciences; School of Public Health and Health Services; GW Hospital, which is jointly operated by Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS); and GW Medical Faculty Associates, Inc. (MFA) which includes both the primary care and specialty practices of the medical faculty.
Howard University Hospital - has made an art of designing and implementing programs that position the hospital to continue its tradition of quality service in a highly fluid environment.
National Rehabilitation Hospital - we specialize in the everyday miracles that allow people to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of disabling injury or illness.
The Psychiatric Institute of Washington - provides comprehensive behavioral healthcare for children, adolescents, adults and senior adults suffering from emotional and addictive illnesses.
Sibley Memorial Hospital - we at Sibley Hospital are proud to be an integral part of this community. For 110 years, we have set our sights on providing compassionate and medically advanced care.
Washington Hospital Center - is the largest private hospital in the national's capital. A member of MedStar Health, the not-for-profit Hospital Center is licensed for 907 beds and, on average, operates at near capacity. Health services in primary, secondary and tertiary care are offered to adult and neonatal patients.


Parks

Anacostia Park is one of Washington, D.C.'s largest and most important recreation areas. Included in Anacostia Park is Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens and Kenilworth Marsh.
Baltimore-Washington Parkway Opened in 1954, the parkway is a 29-mile scenic highway that connects Baltimore, Maryland with Washington, D.C. The part of the parkway from Washington, D.C. to Fort Meade,Maryland is managed by the National Park Service.
Capitol Hill Parks Included in this group are Lincoln; Folger, Stanton; and Marion Parks; Maryland Avenue Triangles; Pennsylvania Avenue Medians; Squares and Triangles, including Seward Square, and Potomac Avenue Metro Stations, Twining Square; and otherinner-city triangles and squares.
Constitution Gardens is a living legacy to the founding of the republic as well as an oasis in the midst of a city landscape. The 50 acres of the park were originally beneath the Potomac River!
Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens constitutes some 700 acres and is part of Anacostia Park. The Park includes the "Gardens", Kenilworth Marsh, ballfields and recreational facilities
National Capital Parks-East NCP-East includes 12 major park areas at 98 locations that are a part of Washington, D.C. and its eastern environs. The park areas encompass over 8,000 acres and offer a wide array of historic, natural, and recreational areas.
President's Park
President's Park (White House)
Recreation & Parks Dept
Rock Creek Park is truly a gem in our nation's capital. It offers visitors an opportunity to reflect and soothe their spirits through the beauty of nature.


Transportation

Amtrak rail America's only national passenger railroad system. Tickets may be purchased at Union Station, Amtrak's Travel Center (1721 K St. NW), New Carrollton (MD) station or Alexandria (VA) station.
American Airlines - offers a variety of fine wines from major wine growing regions throughout the world for your inflight pleasure.
Northwest Airlines
GreyHound (Bus)
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority


Newspapers

Afro American Newspaper
Alaska Public Telecommunications Inc
American Free Press
ARKANSAS DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE
Bloomberg L.P.
Buffalo News
Catholic News Service
Christian Science Monitor, The
Chronicle of Higher Education
Chronicle Of Philanthropy
Copley News Service
Cox Broadcasting
Daily Journal Corporation
Daily London Telegraph Inc
Daily Press
Detroit News, The
Diario Las Americas
District Chronicles
Economist Newspaper Ltd
Express Publications Company, Lcc
Federal News Service, Inc.
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Freedom Communications, Inc.
Friends Of The Washington Review Of Arts
Fujisankei Communications International, Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc.
Grassroots Enterprise, Inc.
Han Kyo Reh Daily News
HOLLYWOOD REPORTER THE
InTowner Newspaper
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
K R Washington Bureau
Mediterranean Affairs
METRO WEEKLY
Metropolis Newspaper
Modern Healthcare
National Newspaper Publishers Association
New York Daily News
New York Times
News Holdings Limited
News Room
News Service Washington Bureau
Nikkei America Holdings, Inc
R T N D A
Roll Call, Inc.
Singapore Press Holdings Inc
Southern Political Report
Street Sense Inc
The Associated Press
The Baltimore Sun
The Dispatch Printing Company
The E W Scripps Company
Washington LIfe - a comprehensive listing of Washington's most exciting events.
Association of Alternative Newsweeklies
The Common Denominator
The Hill
The InTowner
National Naval Medical Center - Journal
Town Hall
Voice of the Hill
Walter Reed Stripe
Washington City Paper
Washingtonian Magazine


Library

District of Columbia Public Library - is a recognized force in the community for engaging the mind, expanding opportunities and elevating the quality of life.
The Library of Congress


Entertainment

Association Of Performing Arts - is a membership organization, dedicated to bringing performing artists and audiences together in every place and way imaginable.
Va-National Medical Musical - VA-NMMG's mission is to perform "Music with a message" - a message of inspiration, healing, and national unity.
Washington Bach Consort - perform to the highest artistic standards the music of J.S. Bach and his Baroque contemporaries.
Now This Inc. - since 1990, NOW THIS! has been delighting audiences of all ages and interests with totally improvised spoofs of every style from opera to folk ballads, Shakespeare to Soaps.


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Baltimore City, MD

City Sites

Baltimore City


Law Enforcement

Baltimore City Fire Department
Baltimore City Police Department
Baltimore City State's Attorney's Office represents the State of Maryland in all criminal prosecutions that result from crimes charged by local law enforcement agencies occurring in Baltimore City
Circuit Court for Baltimore City
Office of Criminal Justice


Hospitals

Bon Secours Baltimore Health System The system includes 20 acute-care hospitals, one psychiatric hospital, six nursing care facilities, numerous ambulatory sites, six assisted living facilities, and home health and hospice services
Franklin Square Hospital is a 343-bed facility providing a comprehensive array of services. Located in the White Marsh area of eastern Baltimore County, Franklin Square is the third largest hospital in Maryland
Good Samaritan Hospital
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center A member of the Johns Hopkins Health System, Bayview has more than 700 beds and is home to one of Maryland's most comprehensive neonatal intensive care units, a sleep disorders center, an area-wide trauma center, the state's only regional burn center, and geriatrics programs that enjoy a national reputation in the field of aging
Johns Hopkins Hospital & Health System
Kernan Hospital began more than 100 years ago as a haven for children with orthopaedic deficits. While maintaining an atmosphere of country peace, it has evolved to offer innovative, interdisciplinary orthopaedic and rehabilitation services for children and adults.
LifeBridge Health As one of the largest, most comprehensive and most highly respected providers of health-related services to the people of the Northwest Baltimore region, LifeBridge Health advocates preventive services, wellness and fitness services and programs to educate and support the communities it serves
Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital provides inpatient, outpatient and day programs for infants and children with rehabilitation and/or complex medical needs.
University Specialty Hospital serves a unique group of patients that require some of the most complex, interdisciplinary medical care available.


Newspapers

Baltimore Chronicle
Baltimore City Paper
The Daily Record


Parks

Baltimore-Washington Parkway Opened in 1954, the parkway is a 29-mile scenic highway that connects Baltimore, Maryland with Washington, D.C. The part of the parkway from Washington, D.C. to Fort Meade, Maryland is managed by the National Park Service.
Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks provides diverse recreational, environmental, cultural, educational and leisure opportunities that will benefit current and future generations
Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation is home to Baltimore's Classic Five golf courses: GolfDigest's 4-star rated Mount Pleasant and Pine Ridge, along with Clifton Park, Forest Park and Carroll Park
Fort McHenry Of all the areas in the National Park System, Fort McHenry is the only one designated a National Monument and Historic Shrine.
Gwynns Falls Trail is a unique urban hiking and biking trail providing access to a scenic and historic greenway stream valley in Baltimore City


Library

Enoch Pratt Free Libraries provides equal access to information and services that support, empower, and enrich all who pursue knowledge, education, cultural enrichment, and lifelong learning
Langsdale Library Since 1925 Langsdale Library has served the faculty, staff, and students of the University of Baltimore
University of Maryland Libraries UM is home to the largest public research library in the state, with over 3 million volumes, more than 50,000 journal titles, numerous special collections and the latest in technical resources


Transportation

Amtrak America's only express train serving destinations nationwide
Baltimore-Washington Maglev Project This 40-mile long project links downtown Baltimore and Baltimore-Washington International Airport with Washington, D.C. Possible future connections include Philadelphia, New York and Boston to the north, and Richmond, Raleigh and Charlotte to the south.
Baltimore/Washington International Airport
Greyhound Lines provides bus transportation to most cities across the United States
Martin State Airport Full service airport operated by the Maryland Aviation Administration on behalf of the Maryland Department of Transportation
Maryland Transit Administration provides and supports accessible transit networks that are customer focused, safe, appealing, reliable and efficient throughout Maryland


Entertainment

Baltimore Arena is Baltimor's largest indoor sports and entertainment facility, has long been considered an anchor, which contributed to the growth and prosperity of Baltimore
Baltimore Choral Arts
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Museum
Baltimore Opera
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is internationally recognized as having achieved a preeminent place among the world's most important orchestras
John F. Kennedy Center for The Performing Arts
Maryland Ballet Theatre
Maryland Zoo In Baltimore
National Aquarium in Baltimore seeks to stimulate interest in, develop knowledge about, and inspire stewardship of aquatic environments
Shriver Hall Concert Series is dedicated to maintaining the high level of artistry, the drive to reach as many people as possible, and the search for new ways to touch our audiences with the art of music
Visiting Baltimore


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Frederick County, MD

City Sites

Frederick County
Brunswick
Burkittsville
Emmitsburg
Frederick
Jefferson
Middletown
Mount Airy
Point of Rocks
Thurmont
Walkersville
Woodsboro


Hospitals

Park View Medical Group
Frederick County Health Department The Frederick County Health Department works to assure that Core Public Health Functions and Essential Public Health Services are provided to every person, in every community, everywhere in Frederick County
Frederick Memorial Hospital For over 100 years Frederick Memorial Hospital has been caring for the healthcare needs of an ever-growing community.


Newspapers

Gary R Boone
Gazette
National Trade Show Press Inc
Emmitsburg Dispatch
Frederick News Post
Gazette.Net
Mountain Echo


Law Enforcement

Maryland State Police The mission of The Maryland State Police is to fulfill its role as the State's lead coordinating law enforcement organization committed to pride, equity, respect and integrity.
Division of Fire and Rescue Services The mission of the Frederick County Department of Fire/Rescue Services to provide the best quality of professional life safety, fire protection, basic emergency medical treatment, Advanced Life Support, and to mitigate and manage all emergencies for the citizens and visitors of the County.
Office of the County Attorney The County Attorney's Office will provide the best possible legal services to the Board of County Commissioners and all County boards and agencies.
Frederick County Sheriff's office The Frederick County Sheriff's Office is a full service law enforcement agency; an arm of the court, and a keeper of offenders.
Frederick County Treasurer's Office The Treasurer and her staff strive to provide prompt, courteous service to Frederick County taxpayers and the public in general


Transportation

American Airlines As the largest airline in the world, we have a lot to offer our customers in the U.S. and around the globe.
Appalachian Trail The Appalachian Trail in Maryland follows a forty-mile route along the backbone of South Mountain, a north-south ridge that extends from Pennsylvania to the Potomac River
Department of Highways and Transportation To develop and maintain County highway network including roadways, bridges, culverts and traffic control and safety programs.
D M Bowman Inc We exist to:Provide our customers with safe, reliable and courteous service; Conduct our business in a professional manner and to rely on honest and open communications; Operate with maximum productivity.
InterMove Global The fastest growing Freight Shipping company In cyberspace
Northwest Airlines Northwest Airlines is the world's fourth largest airline. Northwest and its travel partners serve more than 900 cities in more than 160 countries on six continents
The BusBank If you're looking for the easiest, most reliable and cost-effective way to charter a bus, you're in the right place.


Parks

Cunningham Falls State Park Cunningham Falls State Park, located in the Catoctin Mountains, is known for its history and scenic beauty, as well as its 78-foot cascading waterfall.
Frederick County Department of Parks and Recreation is committed to the highest level of care for our natural and historic resources while making the park facilities and the recreational programs available to allcommitted to the highest level of care for our natural and historic resources while making the park facilities and the recreational programs available to all
Gambrill State Park Three native stone overlooks, strategically located on the 1600-foot summit of High Knob, midway between the Mason-Dixon Line and the Potomac River, offer excellent and exciting views of the surrounding area.
Gathland State Park The park includes all of Crampton's Gap, which was the southern most gap fought over during the battle of South Mountain. Fought September 14, 1862, it was the first major battle of the Civil War fought in Maryland.
Greenbrier State Park Greenbrier is a multi-use park providing many kinds of recreation. The Appalachian Trail passes near the park. The 42-acre man-made lake and beach draw many visitors who enjoy swimming, canoeing, hiking, picnicking, interpretive programs and nature study
South Mountain State Park This historic park has over 10,000 acres for year-round hiking along the Appalachian Trail


Library

Frederick County Public Libraries We believe that a free and accessible Public Library is fundamental to a democratic society. The Public Library will provide facilities and an environment which connects people to ideas, experiences and information. The Public Library will meet the current and changing information needs of the community.
Historical Society-Frederick The Historical Society Library holds a variety of unique materials awaiting discovery. Letters, diaries, Civil War records, maps, genealogies, and books on local subjects all are available for use by historians and genealogists.
Scientific Library


Entertainment

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Maryland Ensemble Theatre is the place for art in Mid-Maryland.
National Museum-Civil War Med The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is the premiere repository of exhibits and artifacts devoted to the technological and procedural advances made in the medical field between 1861-1865. These changes occurred in the midst of tremendous social and economic upheaval.
Rose Hill Manor Park and Museums "Rose Hill Manor is a gracious lady who welcomes all ages to learn of the rich history that took place behind her doors". Frederick Magazine
Way Off Broadway Inc
Weinberg Center For The Arts By providing quality professional arts programs to the community, the Weinberg Center for the Arts, Inc. strives to entice, enliven, educate, and enchant patrons of all ages and interests.


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Dorchester County, MD

City Sites

Dorchester County
Cambridge
Hurlock
Vienna


Hospitals

Dorchester General Hospital
Ferrell Hospital
Harrisburg Medical Center
Eastern Shore Hospital Ctr


Newspapers

Chesapeake Publishing Corporation
Daily Banner The Eastern Shore's Oldest Daily Newspaper. Founded in 1897.
The Daily Times
Star Democrat


Transportation

(ST) Shore Transit - coordinating Transportation For Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties.
MUST (Maryland Upper Shore Transit)
MTA (Maryland Transit Administration)


Parks

Sailwinds Park - offers a 14,000 square-foot festival hall set on 3 1/2 acres of splendidly landscaped festival grounds. The facility is ideal for indoor or outdoor concerts, trade shows, banquets, fairs and festivals.
Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa & Marina
Department of Tourism


Library

Dorchester County Public Library
Eastern Shore Regional Library - supports eight Maryland county public library systems providing coordination of resource sharing, training and staff development, systems and automations development and support, and cooperative services between the county libraries within the system.


Entertainment

Richardson Maritime Museum - makes this history come alive for visitors in the form of exquisite models of these traditional vessels.
Wright's Art & Framing George Wright, a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art, is a native of Cambridge, Maryland on the Eastern Shore. A hereditary type of palsy may slow the artist's strokes, but does not detract from the incredible genius of his work.
Annie Oakley House - is the only surviving residence that was either owned or occupied by Annie Oakley as a primary and permanent residence. Because of Annie's fame as a member of the "Buffalo Bill's Wild West," as a legend of the days of the "Wild West," as a world-renowned marksman, and as an individual who continues to remain in the public domain, this house, associated with her, is eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places.
Hurlock Fall Festival Festival began in 1992. It has become an eagerly anticipated annual day of food, crafts, and fun for the entire family.
Skipjack "Nathan of Dorchester" - built by local volunteers to preserve and promote the wooden boat-building heritage of the region, the Nathan is a living museum. Cruises offer passengers the opportunity to experience life on a skipjack; help raise her sails, take a turn at the helm and learn how oysters were traditionally harvested. Groups welcome.


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Worcester County, MD

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Wicomico County, MD

Community information is not available.

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Caroline County, MD

City Sites

Caroline County
Denton (County seat)
Ridgely


Law Enforcement

Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office
Denton Police Department
Caroline County Sheriff's Department
Maryland Attorney General The Attorney General's Office has general charge, supervision and direction of the legal business of the State, acting as legal advisors and representatives of the major departments, various boards, commissions, officials and institutions of State Government.


Hospitals

Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems


Parks

South Caroline Regional Park & Athletic Complex
Martinak State Park George Martinak deeded this land of forests, fields and marsh to the state in 1961 for preservation as a recreational facility and a natural area for the enjoyment of all. Bordered by the Choptank River and Watts Creek, this area supports a wide variety of plant and animal life.
Tuckahoe State Park Tuckahoe Creek, a quiet country stream bordered for most of its length by wooded marshlands, runs through the length of the park.


Transportation

USTAR Transportation Service - is the Public Transportation Program that serves the transit needs of the elderly, disabled and general citizens of Talbot, Caroline and Kent Counties, Maryland.
MUST (Maryland Upper Shore Transit)
123movers.com


Library

Caroline County Public Library - has books for entertainment and enlightenment. There are circulating and noncirculating reference books, fiction and non-fiction, adult and children's books, hardback and paperback books.
School Library and Media Centers
Maryland State Law Library


Newspapers

All Headline News
Big News Network
EIN News
Stateline


Entertainment

The Art Gallery at the University of Maryland - has 4000 square feet of exhibition space in two adjacent rooms, a moveable wall system, and museum quality environmental and security controls. The offices are fully equipped with state-of-the-art computing equipment.


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Cecil County, MD

City Sites

Cecil County
Charlestown
Chesapeake City
Elkton
North East
Perryville
Port Deposit
Rising Sun


Hospitals

Al Anon Al Ateen
Jennersville Regional Hospital Toll Free
Union Hospital Of Cecil County
Cecil County Health Department "To improve the health of Cecil County and its residents, in partnership with the community, by providing leadership to find solutions to our health problems through assessment, policy development and assurance of quality health services and education"
Perry Point VA Medical Center is a leader in providing comprehensive mental health care to Maryland's veterans
Union Hospital


Law Enforcement

Cecil County Department of Emergency Services is the county's public safety agency responsible for 9-1-1 Emergency Communications, Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Management Operations, Hazardous Material Response, Homeland Security, All Hazards Planning and Technical Support Services
Cecil County Sheriff "To improve the quality of life throughout Cecil County by striving to provide a secure community environment through the efficient delivery of police services"
County Administrator supervises the operation of County departments, administers county policies, serves as the liaison between the Board and County departments and agencies, and performs additional duties as directed by the Commissioners
County Treasurer provides excellent customer service to the citizens of Cecil County and to co-workers, while providing timely and accurate financial information to the public and commissioners to assist them in making quality decisions


Library

Cecil County Public Library provides access to educational and cultural resources for all and promotes individual and community success


Newspapers

Cecil Whig
Elkton News Local news for Elkton, MD


Transportation

Amtrak Trains
County Transit Office Cecil County Gov't Community Transit Bus Service including DART
CSX Transportation Inc operates the largest railroad in the eastern United States
Maryland Transit Administration


Parks

Central Maryland Public Lands
Milburn Orchards
Plumpton Park Zoo A fascinating country zoo in a lovely peaceful setting


Entertainment

Cecil Community College Cultural Center Theatrical, dance, vocal, and instrumental programs
Cecil County Museums
Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Museum
Day Basket Factory An antique market surrounds a small factory and shop where oak baskets are still hand crafted as they were over 100 years ago. Using techniques passed down through the generations they create an array of baskets very worthy of their "Life Time Guarantee"!
Elk Neck Trail is an 8 mile hiking and biking trail from the Beaver Pond in Elk Neck State Forest, just south of North East, MD to the Turkey Point lighthouse at the southern tip of Elk Neck
Fair Hill Stables Horseback riding, riding lessons, pony rides, and a Bed & Breakfast in Cecil County
Galleries in Cecil County
Golf
Historical Society of Cecil County
Turkey Point Lighthouse




Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed to be accurate.