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Wicomico County Photo Contest Tourism
Tourism

Amateur and professional photographers have the opportunity to submit photos that demonstrate lifestyle and beauty for Wicomico County Tourism’s 2016 Photo Contest. Photos can be of anything taken in Wicomico County in the past two years, although some suggested topics include nature & the outdoors, culture, shopping, food & drink,

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Help Ellicott City Flood
Breaking NewsMaryland Living

Governor Hogan tours the damage in Ellicott City. Video courtesy of WBAL Radio. Local businesses and organizations from across the state are coming together to help Ellicott City get back on its feet. The historic town, built in 1772, suffered extensive damage from record flood waters on Saturday, July 30.

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Maryland Quality of Life
FeaturedMaryland Living

In our first two blog posts in our Success in Maryland series, we highlighted two components of success that are incredibly helpful for business— workforce  and location. But Success in Maryland isn’t solely about business, it’s about quality of life, too. Today, we recap what several company representatives have told

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Francis Scott Key Family Resort
Tourism

Francis Scott Key Family Resort is a sprawling family-friendly resort with 232 rooms, a mini-golf course, water park, diner and other exciting attractions. Family-owned and operated, the resort is currently run by Jim and Annemarie Dickerson—Annemarie’s father originally purchased the property in 1972. Back then, the expansive resort had only

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homegrown-frederick
Maryland Living

Guest feature: Sandy Wagerman is a research specialist for the Frederick County Office of Economic Development. Follow Frederick County OED on Facebook and Twitter. The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) has launched a new agricultural website called HomegrownFrederick, which highlights the county’s agriculture, tourism and growing subsectors. The county

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Rockville Town Center
Maryland Living

Guest feature: Pam Ruff is the Executive Director of the the Maryland Economic Development Association. Follow MEDA on Facebook and Twitter. Rockville Town Center (Duball LLC), a struggling suburban mall that was revitalized into a thriving downtown destination, has been selected to receive the Economic Development Project Award for its

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Orchid Cellar Winery
Maryland Living

Since 2010, Orchid Cellar Meadery and Winery has offered a delicious selection of beverages in and around Frederick County. The company is celebrating the next phase in its business development with a grand opening event in July, highlighting its new log cabin tasting room. After seeing an astonishing 50 percent

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Fathers Day Maryland Buy Local
Maryland Living

Dad probably doesn’t want another tool or tie (well, maybe this tie) for Father’s Day. If you’re hurting for new ideas, look no further. This Father’s Day, get gifts he’ll love, while supporting Maryland businesses and enjoying experiences unique to Maryland. Sports Are a Winning Idea If he loves being

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Wicomico County Tourism Trails
Tourism

Vanessa Junkin is the Assistant Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Wicomico County Recreation, Parks, Tourism & Civic Center. Follow along with Wicomico on Facebook and Twitter. Wooded trails, waterfront views – enjoy nature’s beauty during a walk or run on one of Wicomico County’s trails. The trails

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Allegany County Tourism
Tourism

Guest feature: Caitlin Squires works with the Allegany County Department of Tourism. Follow Mountain Maryland on Facebook and Twitter. For most, the summertime season kicks off on Memorial Day weekend – school is over, the sun is out, and good times are ready to be had by all. Near the

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