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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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Allegheny County (ALL), PA

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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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Washington County, MD

City Sites

Washington County
Hagerstown
Hancock
Smithsburg


Law Enforcement

County Attorney
Washington County Administrator's Office
Washington County Sheriff's Office


Hospitals

Brook Lane Health Services Brook Lane provides individualized treatment to people of all ages, from children to elder adults. Our professional staff offers therapy on an outpatient and inpatient basis, through our continuum of care
Washington County Hospital
Western Maryland Hospital Center Western Maryland Hospital Center is known throughout Maryland for providing specialty healthcare services tailored to improving the quality of life of individuals with a variety of needs, in a caring, family atmosphere


Transportation

Hagerstown Regional Airport
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. Look below for information on the routes and places to fly, employment opportunities, company press releases, and much more
Greyhound Bus Lines
Atlantic Coast Trailways Atlantic Coast Trailways is a full-service charter motor coach company located in Hagerstown, Maryland
Avis Avis Rent A Car System, Inc. and its subsidiaries operate the world's second largest general-use car rental business, providing business and leisure customers with a wide range of services


Newspapers

Picket
The Herald-Mail ONLINE Maryland - Pennsylvania - West Virginia


Library

Washington County Free Library Serving Washington County, Maryland, and the Cumberland Valley since 1898, the Washington County Free Library System is dedicated to serving the personal, educational, and professional information needs of our communities


Entertainment

Hagerstown Choral Arts, Inc. HCA is an auditioned, community-based volunteer chorus dedicated to bringing the highest level of choral music to Hagerstown, Washington County and the Tri-State area
Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum is dedicated to promoting a public understanding of the railroad history and railroad related activites in the general area of Hagerstown, Maryland through restroration, preservation, entertainment and education
Maryland Symphony Orchestra
Washington County Arts Council The Washington County Arts Council has worked to enrich the cultural, social and economic life of the community through nurturing the arts since 1968
Western Maryland Blues Fest
Whitetail Resort


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Carroll County, MD

City Sites

Carroll County
Hampstead
Manchester
Mount Airy
New Windsor
Sykesville
Union Bridge
Westminster


Hospitals

Bon Secours Health System, Inc
CARROLL COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL
Carroll Hospital Center Med Lab
Carroll Med Inc
FREDERICK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Holistic Health Therapeutic
The Vascular Center At Carroll Hospital Center
Carroll Hospital Center Superior commitment. Exceptional care.
Lorien Health Systems is a comprehensive health care network, dedicated to providing quality nursing, rehab and sub-acute care, as well as a superior assisted-living environment.
Parkview Medical Group As a family practice, we are trained in a broad range of services for all ages (including newborns).
Bon Secours 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
Spring Grove Hospital Center is a 436-bed complex that provides a broad spectrum of inpatient psychiatric services to adults and adolescents, as well as residential psychiatric services to adults.
Springfield Hospital Center


Newspapers

Landmark Media Enterprises, Llc
Carroll County Times
Community Times


Law Enforcement

County Attorney
Caroll County Fire Departments
Carroll County Sheriff's Office Through consistent application of Trust, Fairness and Commitment, members of the Carroll County Sheriff's Office will realize the Office Vision, promoting pride, service and public safety.


Transportation

Carroll County Regional Airport
Carroll Area Transit System is a private nonprofit corporation providing a specialized form of transportation, demand-response, to meet the needs of the seniors, elderly, frail, physically, and mentally challenged and the transportation disadvantaged of Carroll County.
Maryland Transit Administration


Library

Carroll County Public Library


Entertainment

Art Galleries & Theaters
The Gallery at Yesteryear Shops of Yesteryear is determined to be the "Premier Antique Market Place" in Central Maryland
Gate House Museum of History Currently on display are local Native American artifacts, as well as exhibits on James Sykes, photographs by local artist, Debra Taylor Young; and floral photographs by the Jones sisters.
Union Mills Homestead
Theatre on the Hill Professional summer theatre June-August. Features a wide variety of musicals, comedies and children's shows
Cygnus Wine Cellars


Parks

Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks provides a broad spectrum of quality leisure opportunities to the citizens of Carroll County
City of Westminster Recreation and Parks Department
Patapsco Valley State Park 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
Carroll County Official Tourism Web site
Piney Run Park


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Allegany County, MD

Newspapers

Community Newspaper Holdings Inc
Steve Vandenberg


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Franklin County, PA

Newspapers

Blue Ridge Publishing Co., Inc.
Echo Pilot
GAZETTE THE
Herald-Mail Company
Mercersburg Journal
Public Opinion Newspaper
The Upton & Mendon Town Crier
Public Opinion Online
The Record Herald


Parks

Natural Tunnel State Park
Buchanan's Birthplace State Park This park is nestled in the gap of Tuscarora Mountain. Dedicated in honor of the 15th president of the United States, this narrow, peaceful hollow is the site of James Buchanan's birthplace.
Caledonia State Park The 1,125-acre Caledonia State Park is in Adams and Franklin counties, midway between Chambersburg and Gettysburg on US 30.
Mont Alto State Park The 23-acre Mont Alto State Park is in Franklin County.


City Sites

Chambersburg (County Seat)
Franklin County
Greencastle
Mercersburg
Mont Alto
Shippensburg
Waynesboro


Hospitals

Summit Health oday, Summit Health reaches across greater Franklin County to provide health care services where once there were few. The non-profit parent organization of Chambersburg Hospital and Waynesboro Hospital, Summit Health is the region's primary health care provider and largest non-governmental employer.


Transportation

Franklin County Transportation - is a shared ride demand responsive transportation program
Raider Regional Transit (RRT) - is a local bus system serving the Shippensburg University and the Shippensburg community.


Library

Chambersburg District Libraries


Entertainment

Allison-Antrim Museum - provides a home for the artifacts, treasures, and history of Greencastle - Antrim.
Capitol Theatre Center
Chambersburg Skydiving Center, Inc. We are open Wednesday through Sunday every week. Our current flight line includes a Cessna182 and a King Air. Load organizing is available by our staff for both novice and experienced jumpers.
Cluggy's Family Amusement Center - located in Historic Chambersburg Pennsylvania, Cluggys provides Family Fun for all ages.
Totem Pole Playhouse 9555 Golf Course Road


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York County, PA

City Sites

Carroll Township
Chanceford Township
Delta Borough
Dillsburg Borough
East Manchester Township
Fairview Township
Franklin Township
York County
Franklintown Borough
Hallam Borough
Hanover Borough
Hellam Township
Lewisberry Borough
Manchester Borough
Manchester Township
Manheim Township
Monaghan Township
New Freedom Borough
Newberry Township
North Codorus Township
North Hopewell Township
Penn Township
Red Lion Borough
Spring Garden Township
Spring Grove Borough
Springettsbury Township
Stewartstown Borough
West Manchester Township
West Manheim Township
Windsor Township
Wrightsville Borough
York City
York Township


Law Enforcement

District Attorney The District Attorney, as the chief law enforcement officer of the county, is mandated by law to sign all bills of indictment and conduct in court all criminal and other prosecutions in the name of the Commonwealth.
York County Courts
York County Fire Department The York City Department of Fire/Rescue Services comprises the largest full-time cadre of firefighters in the metropolitan area.
York County Police Depratment The mission of the York City Police Department is to exist to serve all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness and compassion.
York County Public Defender Under the Constitution as amended in 1968, the Office of the Public Defender has been established as a Constitutional Office, and the authority to appoint the Public Defender and as many assistants as necessary is by the statute vested in the County Commissioners of the respective Counties.
York County Sheriff's Office Here you will find information about programs and services provided for the community by the Sheriff's Office.


Hospitals

Gettysburg Hospital Located in historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, Gettysburg Hospital has been serving the communities of Adams county and northern Maryland for more than 80 years.
Hanover Hospital We are a not-for-profit community hospital which is dedicated to the promotion of wellness, preservation of health, and the provision of diagnostic and therapeutic services to the people of the Greater Hanover Area.
Memorial Hospital Memorial Hospital, a subsidiary of Memorial Health Systems, is a premier medical center striving to enhance the health and well being of the York community. Our philosophy has remained the same since our inception in 1945: devotion to personalized and quality health care.
WellSpan Health WellSpan Health is an integrated health system serving the greater Adams-York County region. As a community-based, not-for-profit organization, WellSpan is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the people it serves.


Library

Annie Sterline Library
Arthur Hufnagel Public Library of Glen Rock
Collinsville Community Library - Brogue, PA
Dillsburg Area Public Library - Dillsburg, PA
Dover Area Community Library - Dover, PA
Glatfelter Memorial Library - Spring Grove, PA
Guthrie Memorial Library - Hanover, PA
Kaltreider-Benfer Library -- Red Lion, PA
Kreutz Creek Valley Library Center - Hellam, PA
Martin Library - York, PA
Mason-Dixon Public Library - Stewartstown, PA
Paul Smith Library of Southern York County - Shrewsbury, PA
Red Land Community Library - Etters, PA 
Technology Training Center - (East) York, PA
Village Library - Jacobus, PA


Newspapers

InYork


Transportation

Hanover Airport
Harrisburg International Airport Welcome to HIA, the gateway to Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, Hershey, Gettysburg, Carlisle and all of the Central Pennsylvania region.
Rabbit Transit Nearly 6,000 people depend on rabbittransit each day to get to work, medical facilities, school and other life-sustaining activities.
York County Rail Trail Authority The Authority's mission is to enrich York County communities and countryside through the development of a network of public trails.


Parks

Apollo County Park Apollo Park was aquired in 1969 from P. H. Gladfelter and named in honor of the Apollo moon landing. In November 2001 a parking lot was added, making this 149-acre "Susquehanna river hills" park accessible to outdoor enthusiasts.
Heritage Rail Trail The trail connects to Maryland's 20-mile long Northern Central Railroad Trail. In addition to the Colonial Courthouse, three historic structures are located on the trail.
Highpoint Scenic Vista & Recreation Area 79 acres of scenic meadowlands located on top of a hill over-looking the Susquehanna River. This park was created in 2007 and provides spectacular views of the Susquehanna River. The 193-mile Mason-Dixon Trail runs through the park.
John C. Rudy Park 143 acres of sports and history located near Emigsville.
P. Joseph Raab Park From 1854 through 1888, the 72 acres of land known as the York Iron Co. Mine site, was one of 170 iron ore mines in York County.
Richard M. Nixon Park One hundred fifty-seven acres of meadow, woodland and aquatic habitats, established in 1968.
Rocky Ridge Park Ninety percent of this 750 acre park is a mature oak forest. Rocky Ridge was acquired in 1968, making it the first county park.
Spring Valley Park 868 acres made of old agricultural fields and an uneven aged forest. Established in 1972.
Wallace Cross Mill Historic Site The mill was placed on the Pennsylvania Inventory of Historic Places on February 24, 1977 and the National register of Historic Places on June 10, 1977. The mill was given to York County by the owner Harry Cross in 1979.
William H. Kain County Park William H. Kain County Park consists of 1,637 acres and 2 lakes, Lake Williams (220 acres) and Lake Redman (290 acres).


Entertainment

Antique Auto Museum at Hershey Cruise through time. Experience antique cars, buses, artifacts and memorabilia in unique scenes. For all ages!
DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre was founded in 1997 by a group of families who believed that participation in a quality theatre arts program would have a profound and valuable impact on their children.
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre Dinner and a Broadway musical with nationally selected performers and a live orchestra.
Eichelberger Performing Arts Center The Eichelberger Building is surely one of Hanover's most beautiful and recognizable buildings.
Hanover Area Art Guild, Inc. Sometime in 1968, members of the Y.W.C.A. evinced interest in the forming of a group of active artists and crafts people.
Indian Steps Museum When you visit Indian Steps Museum, you may find yourself feeling the presence of the Almighty Manetto, the God of a people gone forever.
Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad Preservation Society The Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad was established in 1901 by the merging of the Baltimore and Lehigh Railway with the York Southern.
National Watch & Clock Museum Discover the Treasures of Time! Beautiful facility, thousands of timepieces, convenient location. Something for everyone.
Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center serves as a leading arts presenter in south central Pennsylvania.
The Shoe House The Shoe House, built in 1948, was by far "Colonel" Mahlon N. Haines' most outlandish advertising gimmick. It is a wood frame structure covered with wire lath and coated with a cement stucco.
York Heritage The museums, historic sites, collections, and archives of the York County Heritage Trust offer a window into the past that provides a view into the future. 
York Symphony Orchestra


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York County (YOR), PA

Community information is not available.

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Berkeley County, WV

City Sites

Berkeley County
Martinsburg (County Seat)


Hospitals

City Hospital
City Hospital Occupational Therapy
City Hospital - is a non-profit community hospital located in the Eastern Panhandle of WV, 90 miles from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.
Veterans Integrated Service Network - provides health care services to veterans from Maryland, Washington DC, eastern West Virginia, northern Virginia, and south central Pennsylvania.
Heartland of Martinsburg - located off Interstate 81 (North Queen Street), in Martinsburg, Heartland is just 30 minutes from Winchester, Virginia and Hagerstown, Maryland, and just 90 minutes from Baltimore and Washington DC.


Law Enforcement

Attorney General
Governor's Office
WV State Police


Parks

Berkeley Springs State Park - is located in the center of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia. The Bathhouse first opened in 1930. Since then, thousands have enjoyed the variety of baths and treatments in the warm mineral waters that flow from the springs at a constant temperature of 74.3 degrees Fahrenheit.
Cacapon Resort Park - received its name from being located in the shadows of the wide expanse of Cacapon Mountain. This mountain is the highest peak in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia reaching an elevation of 2,300 feet.
Antietam Battle Field Established by Act of Congress on August 30, 1890, this Civil War site marks the end of General Robert E. Lee's first invasion of the North in September 1862. The battle claimed more than 23,000 men killed, wounded, and missing in one single day, September 17,1862, and led to Lincoln's issuance of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Shenandoah National Park
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park - is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers in the states of West Virginia, Virginia, and Maryland. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Meriwether Lewis, John Brown, "Stonewall" Jackson, and Frederick Douglass are just a few of the prominent individuals who left their mark on this place.


Library

Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library


Newspapers

The Journal


Transportation

Amtrak
Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority - PanTran is the business name for the non-profit public transportation service of the Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority (EPTA).


Entertainment

River Riders, Inc Only one hour from the D.C. and Baltimore Metro Regions, River Riders delivers the finest white water rafting, tubing, kayaking, canoeing, mountain biking, and fishing adventures on the beautiful Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers (class I-III) in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia where Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia come together.
The Apollo Civic Theatre The historic theatre first opened its doors in 1913, and since has continuously served as the center of culture for residents of and visitors to Martinsburg and Berkeley County. Designed by famed architect Chappie Kent, who also designed the Knickerbocker Theatre in Washington, DC, the Apollo Theatre has become a cultural landmark in downtown Martinsburg.
Bunker Hill Antiques The dealers' and decorators' choice for fine antiques and collectibles.
Crim de la Crim Fine Collectibles & Antiques.
Berkeley County Historical Society - is a focus group dedicated to the preservation and perpetuation of history in Berkeley County West Virginia. Develop the Belle Boyd House as an educational center depository for historical papers and materials. Restore and protect the artifacts, documents, and manuscripts.


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Jefferson County, WV

City Sites

Jefferson County
Jefferson County Chamber of commerce
Harpers Ferry


Law Enforcement

Prosecuting Attorney of Jefferson County The Prosecuting Attorney of Jefferson County prosecutes all violations of state law, both felonies and misdemeanors, in Circuit and Magistrate Courts.
Sheriff's Office The Law Enforcement Department of the county consists of the Sheriff, Chief Deputy, 12 sheriff's deputies, both full and part-time bailiffs, process server and clerical staff.
Office of Emergency Management The Office of Emergency Management is responsible for the development of emergency operations for the purpose of disaster preparedness, prevention, and recovery, with the intent of minimizing destruction and/or injury caused by natural or manmade disasters.


Hospitals

Jefferson Memorial Hospital Jefferson Memorial Hospital is a fully accredited, not-for-profit, 114-bed licensed, community hospital located in Ranson.


Parks

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers in the states of West Virginia, Virginia, and Maryland. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Meriwether Lewis, John Brown, "Stonewall" Jackson, and Frederick Douglass are just a few of the prominent individuals who left their mark on this place.
Jefferson County Parks


Transportation

Baltimore/Washington International Airport The Baltimore Washington International Airport serves residents and travelers inthe Baltimore/Washington Corridor.
Dulles International Airport Washington Dulles International Airport located in Dulles, Virginia, approximately 26 miles from downtown Washington, D.C
Reagan National Airport Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport located in Arlington County, Virginia just 4 miles from downtown Washington DC.
MARC Train A 187-mile communiting rail, system provides connections from depots at Martinsburg, Duffields and Harpers Ferry in WV. T
Amtrak Railways Here you'll find information to help you research your trip, find the best fare, book your tickets and get the most out of your Amtrak experience.
PanTran Bus Service PanTran is the business name for the non-profit public transportation service of the Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority (EPTA).


Entertainment

West Virginia's Mountain Heritage Arts & Crafts Festival Approximately 200 craftpersons, previously selected for the high quality of their products, will be selling and demonstrating their wares at this nationally acclaimed festival.
Washington Heritage Trail A world of enchantment awaits you along the Washington Heritage Trail, in West Virginia's scenic Eastern Panhandle.
Old Opera House The Old Opera House is located on Liberty and George Streets in Charles Town. They offer a wide selection of musical and dramatical theater performances. Groups are welcome; call for reservations.


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Franklin County (FRA), PA

Community information is not available.

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Loudoun County, VA

City Sites

Loudoun County
Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce
Aldie
Ashburn
Hamilton
Leesburg
Lovettsville
Middleburg
Purcellville
Round Hill
South Riding
Sterling
Waterford


Hospitals

Childrens National Medical Ctr
Columbia Fairfax Surgical Center
Inova Alexandria Hospital
Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Sleep Disorders Program
Medforce
National Capital Poison Center The mission of the Poison Center is to prevent poisonings, save lives, and limit injury from poisoning. In addition to saving lives, the Center decreases health care costs of poisoning cases.
Graydon Manor Graydon Manor is dedicated to treating children and adolescents with serious emotional problems, while at the same time helping their families. Founded in 1957 as an inpatient treatment program by parents of children with special needs, Graydon Manor now provides a growing continuum of services. Graydon Manor began as, and remains, a private nonprofit organization.


Newspapers

Arcom Publishing Inc
Eir News Service Inc
Flight Department
The Chronicle Of The Horse Inc
The Hansan Group Incorporated
The Washington Post
Loudoun Independence
Loudoun Times-Mirror
Leesburg Today


Law Enforcement

Loudoun General District Court
Circuit Court of Loudoun County
Loudoun County Sheriff's Office The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is divided into five divisions: Field Operations, Special Operations, Criminal Investigations, Administration/Technical Services and Corrections/Courts Security. The Sheriff's Office uses these divisions to provide law enforcement and crime prevention services to citizens of Loudoun County on a 24-hour basis.
Commonwealth's Attorney The Commonwealth's Attorney, one of five Constitutional Officers in the Loudoun County Government, is responsible for the prosecution of criminal offenses in Loudoun County.
Loudoun County Department of Fire and Rescue
Loudoun County Treasurer Office The Loudoun County Treasurer's Office is responsible for the billing and collecting of taxes; issuing county vehicle license decals; and the investing, safeguarding, and disbursing of all county revenue.
Loudoun County Administrator The Office of the County Administrator is the highest level management office of the Loudoun County government. The County Administrator directs and supervises the day-to-day operations of all county departments and agencies which are under the direct control of the Board of Supervisors, pursuant to county ordinances and regulations.
Office of the County Assessor 


Library

Loudoun County Public Library The Loudoun County Public Library, the community's information center, provides free and equal access to a full variety of library resources and innovative technologies to enhance the quality of life and meet the informational, educational and cultural interests of the entire community.
National Sporting Library The National Sporting Library, a research center for horse and field sports, is an incomparable collection of over 13,000 books, periodicals, photographs, films, and manuscripts housed in a magnificent 15,000 square-foot facility. Paintings and sculptures by renowned sporting artists enhance the spacious Founders' Room, the John and Martha Daniels Reading Room and the F. Ambrose Clark Rare Book Room.
Thomas Balch Library Thomas Balch Library is a history and genealogy library owned and operated by the Town of Leesburg. Our collection includes over 10,000 books and periodicals, newspapers, maps, photographs, and manuscripts, and focuses on:


Parks

Ida Lee Park and Recreation Center Welcome to Ida Lee, your recreation, fitness, and aquatic resources. We invite you to learn more about our facility, programs, and services. When you have time, stop by for a tour. Our staff is here to help make your visit as pleasant as possible. Ida Lee staff strive to meet your recreational and fitness needs in a clean and friendly environment. Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can be of service to you. We hope you will enjoy our facility as much as we do!
Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve The word "banshee" is a Gaelic term for a female spirit and the word "reeks" is a Gaelic term for hills and dales. Legend has it that around the 1840s, the owner of the farm was of Irish or Scottish decent. After a night in town he came back to the farm and heard strange cries and sounds in the woods, what he thought might have been banshees. Since the farm was very hilly, he is supposed to have said that he heard, "banshees in the reeks." In the years since, the name has become Banshee Reeks.
Morven Park


Transportation

Loudoun County Commuter Bus Service The Loudoun County-sponsored system of commuter buses provides weekday bus service to Washington D.C., the Pentagon and Roslyn from stops in Purcellville, Hamilton, Leesburg and Sterling. The buses are operated by Yellow Bus Lines.
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) The Washington Metropolitan Area TransitAuthority operates the second largest railtransit system and the fifth largest busnetwork in the United States.
Leesburg Executive Airport Leesburg has the distinct advantage of operating its own municipal airport. International flights can clear customs without visiting another U.S airport first. The airport's 5,500-foot runway, with an adjacent FAA Flight Service Station, Piedmont Hawthorne's American Beechcraft Service Center, and a jet facility, is used increasingly by corporations that need to house their private aircraft nearby.
Dulles Area Transportation Association The Dulles Area Transportation Association (DATA) is a Transportation Management Association (TMA) that identifies transportation needs; advocates steps to meet those needs; and provides a forum for members and other concerned parties to be informed of opportunities and participate in timely actions that will bring about a more effective transportation system.
White's Ferry
Dulles Corridor Rail Association The Dulles Corridor Rail Association (DCRA) is a nonprofit membership organization formed to advocate rail in the Dulles corridor by 2010, sooner if feasible. DCRA advises decision makers on transit-related issues, including funding, operations, station location and access, and use, and implementation issues.


Entertainment

Bluemont Concert Series Bluemont Concert Series is a volunteer-based non-profit organization that presents a wide variety of affordable, high quality events and activities in the communities and schools throughout Loudoun County, northwest and central Virginia. Bluemont presents 300-350 events each year in public and private partnerships of all sizes. Bluemont`s Summer Concerts have become tradition in many communities; those same artists also perform at local healthcare facilities. Its sizable Artist-In- Education program brings hundreds of artists into Virginia schools each year.
Doukenie Winery Doukénie Winery is part of Windham Farm and is a lovely 500-acre farm set in the rolling hills of Northern Virginia where one can enjoy a quiet afternoon in the country and a picnic by the pond.
Lost Creek Winery We invite everyone to stop by for a winery tour and to sample our wines. Whether you are a wine enthusiast, new to wine drinking, a tourist, or just passing through, you will find something to enjoy in our wines, our cozy tasting room, our outdoor patio and our light gourmet fare. We also pride ourselves in selling local products, arts and crafts.
Loudoun Ballet the first regional youth ballet in Loudoun County, was founded in 1978 by former Artistic Director, Ms. Sheila Hoffmann-Robertson. Now under the guidance of Artistic Director Maureen Miller, the Company continues to grow and thrive.
Loudoun Chorale s a community-based volunteer organization of local artists who strive to present a quality program of choral music to its patrons.
Loudoun County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum Plant a seed in your young farmer's imagination and watch it grow at one of the Metro area's newest museums. At the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum, you can meet Milkie the Cow, travel back in time to the Waxpool General Store and be a farmer for a day. Your family will reap the rewards of time well spent.
The Loudoun Symphony Orchestra The Loudoun Symphony provides a spectrum of classical music by presenting a season of concerts featuring these three ensembles. It rounds out its cultural offerings through chamber music concerts, children's concerts, and collaborations with other arts organizations. The Board of Directors of the non-profit, unaffiliated Loudoun Symphony Association, Inc. is composed of dedicated area supporters of the fine arts.
Master Singers of Virginia The Master Singers is a 28 member choral ensemble bringing a variety of choral works of the highest artistic quality to the people of the Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. area. These works include the great choral masterpieces of the 16th through the 20th centuries as well as contemporary.
Oatlands Carriage House Theatre When you visit Oatlands, take a close look. It won't take long - about 200 years. Begin with the 22-room Greek Revival house that was once the center of a thriving 3,400-acre plantation. Meander through four acres of formal gardens and connecting terraces. Marvel at the 1810 greenhouse, the second oldest of its type in America.
Aldie Mill - Virginia Outdoors Foundation At Aldie Mill, a working mill owned and operated by the Virginia Outdoors Foundation, the unique heritage of water-powered gristmills is remembered and preserved. The restored Aldie Mill, an imposing four-story brick structure with tandem metal waterwheels, offers visitors and students a glimpse of how life was lived in the rural South during a time when the Mill served as a vital center of the community
Ball`s Bluff Battlefield Regional Park Surrounding the Ball's Bluff National Cemetery, this regional park preserves the site of the Battle of Ball's Bluff, the largest Civil War engagement to take place in Loudoun County. Hiking trails and interpretive signs aid in understanding this important and tragic part of American history.
Village Winery The Village Winery and its ten acres of vineyards are just outside the heart of the village of Waterford, a National Historic Landmark. The winery is housed is a resotred farm structure next to our large, old bank barn.


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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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Garrett County, MD

City Sites

Garrett County
Garrett County Chamber of Commerce
Grantsville
Mountain Lake Park
Oakland


Hospitals

Garrett County Physician-Hospital Organization, Inc.
Garrett County Health Department The Garrett County Health Department provides leadership in promoting and assuring environmental and individual health through education; regulation; health promotion; and disease prevention, detection, treatment, and care
Garrett County Memorial Hospital


Law Enforcement

Garrett County Circuit Court
Garrett County Sheriff's Office
State's Attorney for Garrett County The State's Attorney's Office for Garrett County is responsible for the prosecution of all criminal cases within the geographical boundries of Garrett County.
Garrett County Sheriff's Office The Garrett County Sheriff 's Office is a full service law enforcement agency; a service provider and a custodian of offenders. In this regard, it exists to serve all the people within Garrett County with integrity, respect, fairness, and compassion. The Sheriff's Office is committed to the prevention of crime; the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace and order; the enforcement of laws and ordinances the safeguarding of constitutional rights and the security of prisoners
Office Of Emergency Management
Eastern Garrett County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department


Library

Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County


Newspapers

The Republican
Garrett County News


Transportation

Garrett Transit Service
Potomac Valley Transit
Maryland Transit
Garrett County Airport


Parks

Mountain Lake Park
Garrett State Forest Garrett State Forest is the birthplace of forestry conservation in Maryland. The generous donation of 1,917 acres by the Garrett Brothers in 1906 serves as the foundation of the Garrett State Forest, as well as Maryland's present Public Lands system. Mountain forests, streams and valleys make up the nearly 7,000 acres of Garrett State Forest in Garrett County
Casselman River Bridge State Park The Casselman River Bridge is located east of Grantsville, in an area known as 'Little Crossings'. The bridge was the longest span of its kind when it was constructed in 1813 for the National Road. It is one of the many beautiful and innovative stone bridges designed specifically for the National Road
Big Run State Park Campsites, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking trail, historic interest, picnic, shelters. Boat launch ramps are nearby along Savage River Road for the Savage River Reservoir.
Deep Creek Lake State Park The park boasts one mile of shoreline on Deep Creek Lake, which is Maryland's largest freshwater lake. Visitors enjoy the lake for boating, canoeing, swimming, paddling and fishing. Several picnic areas offer excellent views of the lake with easy access to the beach and other facilities. Park trails on Meadow Mountain provide opportunities for ATVs, hiking, hunting, mountain biking, horseback riding, skiing, snowmobiling, wildlife viewing and snowshoeing on a variety of terrain
Herrington Manor State Park The park offers swimming, boating in rowboats, canoes and paddle boats, picnicking, hiking, tennis, volleyball and 20 furnished log cabins for rental use year round.
New Germany State Park Picnicking, camping, birding and nature appreciation are possible in the 400 acres of New Germany and the adjoining 54,000 acres of Savage River State Forest. Visitors can also enjoy the historic Casselman River Bridge near Grantsville and Big Run State park at the north end of the Savage River Reservoir, located eight miles southwest of New Germany State Park.
Swallow Falls State Park Swallow Falls State Park is home to the oldest grove of white pine and eastern hemlock in Maryland, with some trees over 360 years of age. This pristine grove of trees lies along the only officially designated Wild and Scenic River, the Youghiogheny. The Youghiogheny River flows along the park's borders, passing through shaded rocky gorges and creating rippling rapids


Entertainment

Oakland Theaters and Museums
Garrett Lakes Arts Festival The mission of Garrett Lakes Arts Festival is to present a repertoire of high-quality arts performances and arts education that is accessible to and suitable for a diverse audience.
Snowbird Creations Glass Studio
Our Town Theatre
Music at Penn Alps A summer long series of classical recital and chamber music ensembles, with several concerts devoted to distinctly American popular musical forms


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Adams County, PA

City Sites

Adams County
Carroll Valley
East Berlin
Gettysburg
Littlestown
New Oxford


Hospitals

GETTYSBURG
Gettysburg Hospital
Gettysburg Hospital Rehab3
West Valley Hospital
Adams County Regional Medical Center leads the way in the delivery of a widening range of quality health care services and continued support to our patients, families and community
Adams Memorial Hospital will soon be bringing more light to the residents of Adams County.  Groundbreaking for the New Cancer Institute occurred Wednesday, August 13th . The building will be complete in the Spring of 2009.   The Cancer Institute will be adjacent to the North side of Adams Memorial Hospital.


Law Enforcement

Clerk Of Courts is an elected officer of the Court and has custody of a seal of the Court. She is elected by the people of Adams County, and commissioned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She is the Clerk of Orphan's Court and the Clerk of the Criminal Court.
District Attorney ll continue to provide the County with an efficient and orderly administration of justice.
New Oxford Fire Company's
Sheriff  The Sheriff's mission is to provide service of civil and criminal documents for the court and community, transport all prisoners for Court of Common Pleas, serve warrants for the court, issue License to Carry Firearms and License to Sell Firearms and provide security for the three (3) courtrooms.
 Treasurer is an elected position for a term of four years. The treasurer and staff are responsible for receipting and depositing all monies received by the county and releasing and disbursing all expenditures on the treasury.


Library

Adams County Library System
Law Library is intended as a legal research facility for the use of the Adams County Court of Common Pleas, County officials, County attorneys and the general public. The focus of the collection is Pennsylvania law.
Park Library & Research Center The park library maintains a collection of books and records relative to the American Civil War, the Gettysburg Campaign, dedication of the Soldiers National Cemetery, and the development, interpretation, and administration of Gettysburg National Military Park.


Newspapers

Bradford Era
CentreDaily
Citizen's Voice
Clarion News
TheEveningSun


Transportation

Adams County Transit Authority
Adams County Transportation Appointed by the various interest groups involved in the transportation planning process, ACTPO reviews and makes funding recommendations to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) regarding semi-annual updates to the Adams County Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).


Entertainment

Adams County SPCA
Annual Adams County Irish Festival
Bettie Art - A Brush with Beauty
CashtownInn
National Apple Museum




Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed to be accurate.