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Hot List 2018

Whatever you’re looking for in and around Washington County, we have the scoop on where to find it. We asked the experts. You voted, HM readers, and we listened.  

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In The Movies

Uncovering Washington County's history through old family films. by Jennifer Mellace and photos by Turner Photography Studio

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A Life Mastering The Skies

Recounting the legend of Joe Baginski, and how he earned the most prestigious award the FAA issues to pilots. by Raymond Franze and photos by Turner Photography Studio

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Experiencing The Revolution

The new Museum of the American Revolution is a great educational excuse to visit Philadelphia. Story by Frances J. Folsom

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The Second Battle of Antietam

Recounting the uphill battle to save the U.S. Marine Corps. Story by James Rada Jr.

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Women Of The C&O Canal

Exploring the vital role women played in the construction and operation of the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal by Carolyn Biggins

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Hotlist 2017

by Matt Makowski, Steve Sears & Beth Vollmer and photos by Turner Photography Studio

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What's Old Is New Again

By renovating a historic building, B Street 104 taps into Greencastle’s rich history, bringing with it rich and delicious flavors. by Erin Cunningham & photos by Matt Makowski

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Recounting A Town 225 Years in the Making

Boonsboro, or Boones Berry, (or maybe Margaretsville, depending on your allegiance to the past), turns 225 this year.  by James Rada Jr. & Photos by Turner Photography Studio

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A Railway Ran Through It

Uncovering the local trolley system’s past and potential future

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