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1861 Provisionary Confederate Congress establishes Confederate Army
1869 Dmitri Mendeleev presents the first periodic table of the elements to the Russian Chemical Society
1886 1st US alternating current power plant starts, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
1900 After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)
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Recap of the 2021 Preakness Stakes: Who won? What’s next? What...
by Christina Tkacik on May 16, 2021 at 2:55 pm
In case you missed the 2021 Preakness Stakes, here are things you'll want to know about Saturday’s upset at Pimlico Race Course.
Anne Arundel County police officer rescues driver from car...
by Capital Gazette staff on May 16, 2021 at 2:11 pm
An Anne Arundel County officer pulled a driver from a burning vehicle early Sunday Morning after the car crashed and caught fire in Glen Burnie, police said.
Brood X Cicadas emerge
on May 16, 2021 at 2:01 pm
Brood X Periodical Cicadas begin to emerge enmasse in the Baltimore area after 17-years.
Anne Arundel school board to begin accepting public testimony in...
by Capital Gazette staff on May 16, 2021 at 12:22 pm
For the first time in 16 months, Anne Arundel County residents will be able to give public testimony to the Board of Education in-person during two of its […]
17th-century Colonial artifacts found at Jug Bay in Lothian
by Rachael Pacella on May 16, 2021 at 9:30 am
A tiny chunk of ceramic with a dark line over it, chips of molded porcelain with cobalt glaze, a pipe with a stem diameter specific to the 1600s — everything […]
Four capital budget projects that could change the Annapolis...
by Brooks DuBose on May 16, 2021 at 9:30 am
A flood mitigation pump at Compromise Street, a new public works facility and a park honoring a local civil rights activist, are among the capital projects […]
A Woodlawn man’s erratic behavior worried neighbors for years....
by Alison Knezevich, Jean Marbella on May 16, 2021 at 9:00 am
The recent killing of three people in Baltimore County is prompting questions about how Maryland handles cases of people who may be in a mental health crisis.
Carroll County podcaster tells ‘intimate, personal stories of...
by Lois Szymanski on May 16, 2021 at 9:00 am
With help from her producer, son Caelan, The Human Condition with Lisa Gregory was born. Each podcast, done from a studio set up in her Taneytown home, is an […]
Vehicle fire near Pimlico shortly after Preakness Stakes
by Christina Tkacik on May 16, 2021 at 12:07 am
Baltimore Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire outside Pimlico not long after the running of the Preakness.