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Your Maryland

Thursdays 5:44 pm

Since 2002, "Your Maryland" hosted by Ric Cottom, has presented little-known human interest stories from Maryland's past.  Beginning with accused witches and the murderous career of John Dandy in the earliest days of the colony, through Morgan State's fabled "Ten Bears" in the 1970s, the show covers nearly four centuries of heroes, scoundrels, floods, fires, riots, plots, athletes (two-and four-legged), beautiful spies, brilliant writers, misunderstood pirates, and ghosts. All of that color, suspense, and humor is part of your Maryland.

Rockets Red Glare Stories


Dec 19, 2014

John Brown

Dec 4, 2014

Max Broedel

Nov 12, 2014

The Last Man

Nov 11, 2014

  Henry Gunther of East Baltimore is the last man to die in World War I. 

Gus Rice

Oct 16, 2014

Jimmie Foxx

Oct 8, 2014