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Maryland Profile

One of the original 13 states to join the Union (in 1788), Maryland is in the middle of the Eastern Seaboard. It's believed that Lord Baltimore, who received a charter for the land in 1632, named the state after Queen Henrietta Maria, wife of King Charles I. The Mason and Dixon line was drawn in the 1760s to settle a dispute between the Penn and Calvert families. In addition to marking the boundary between Pennsylvania and Maryland, it is the traditional boundary between the North and the South. Maryland is known as the "Free State"; its flower is the black-eyed susan; and its capital is Annapolis, home of the U.S. Naval Academy. ...Read more here: Maryland - The Old Line State

Capital City:
Old Line State / Free State
Fatti Maschii Parole Femine(Manly deeds, womanly words)
April 28, 1788 (7th)
Origin of State's Name:
Named to honor Henrietta Maria, wife of England's King Charles I.
Largest Cities:
Baltimore, Columbia, Silver Spring, Dundalk, Wheaton-Glenmont, Ellicott City
Border States:
Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia
Land Area:
9,775 sq. mi., 42nd largest
State Bird:
Baltimore Oriole
State Flower:
Black-Eyed Susan (rudbeckia hirta)
State Tree:
White Oak
State Song:
Maryland, My Maryland

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Maryland Schools

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Elementary Schools

Frost Elementary
(301) 689-5168
260 Shaw St
Frostburg, MD 21532
Clarksville Elementary
(410) 313-7050
12041 Route 108
Clarksville, MD 21029

Middle Schools

Westmar Middle
(301) 359-3046
400 Philos Avenue
Westernport, MD 21562
Burleigh Manor Middle School
(410) 313-2507
4200 Centennial Lane
Ellicott City, MD 21042

High Schools

Alternative High School
(301) 209-3580
5150 Annapolis Rd
Bladensburg, MD 20710
Laurel High
(301) 497-2050
8000 Cherry Ln
Laurel, MD 20707

Sex Offender Information for Maryland

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Maryland, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.dpscs.state.md.us/onlineservs/sor/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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