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Sprinkler system no deterrent to fire that devastated home in Accokeek; only occupant safe with two dogs

The fire burned for more than 90 minutes and totally gutted the house. What did not burn off from the roof and 1st and 2nd floors collapsed into the basement. Fortunately, there were no civilian or firefighter injuries. A preliminary fire loss is estimated at $1.5 million.

She Took Out a Violin in a Crowded Train Station, But It Was What No One Saw That Stood Out

A pretty girl with blue hair and a true gift for music serenaded a crowded train station with a violin rendition of “Hallelujah,” but no one seemed to notice.

Patent tonging for oysters on the Patuxent

Patent Tonging on the Patuxent River Most commercial watermen work hard and abide by the laws and regulations.  Some do not. On Feb. 3, 2015, several vessels were hard at…

100 Airmen from Hill AFB placed flags on 5,646 graves at Utah Veterans Memorial Cemetery

Some Airmen brought their children to participate in the detail, giving them the chance to understand the importance of service. Chief Master Sgt. Carmelo Vega Martinez brought his daughter Frances.