Category Archives: Media

Baltimore’s Wrestling Superfans

By Lane Walbert (Maryland Historical Society, 9/17/2015) Long-time fans of professional wrestling will remember the sport’s golden age—the ’80s—when stars such as Dusty Rhodes, Bruno Sammartino, Ric Flair, Ivan and Nikita Koloff, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, and many more entertained cities … Continue reading

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Baltimore O’s Manager Buck Showalter might as well be from Mayberry

O’s manager has encyclopedic knowledge of baseball — and ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ by Marty Noble/ Columnist (July 22nd, 2015) “…each show had a moral, and told you not to take yourself too seriously.” – Buck Showalter “That show’s beyond … Continue reading

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Easter in Essex, Maryland, 1970s

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WKHS Disc Jockeys Harken Back to Radio’s Golden Era

By Bill Arrowood (The Chesapeake Spy, March 26, 2014) The community DJ’s donate their time and musical acumen to produce radio like nothing else in the region, and offer their audience something unique and fantastic. Dick Clark, Wolfman Jack, Cousin … Continue reading

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