Patrick Hanes

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MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Frederick Sister Cities?

I have always wanted to figure out why we have two German sister cities. Imagine my surprise when I found out that we have three sister cities!!!

2006 Aquiraz, Ceará Brazil
1959 Mörzheim, Landau Germany
1982 Schifferstadt, Rhineland-Palatinate Germany

 

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Sources:

https://fredericksistercitiesassociation.weebly.com/about-us.html# 

Sister City International Site

https://www.facebook.com/FrederickSisterCitiesAssociation/?ref=page_internal

https://www.fredericknewspost.com/archives/frederick-gains-new-adopted-sister-city/article_1ed2403a-b0b5-5203-a822-97f5e1bcff61.html

https://www.fredericknewspost.com/archives/entrepreneur-wants-frederick-to-get-sister-city-in-brazil/article_fcbaec51-2768-5a43-8580-a09b742af811.html

Sister City Newsletter from 2020
https://fredericksistercitiesassociation.weebly.com/uploads/4/2/7/8/42780939/fsca-nl-03_may2020_.pdf

Sister Act

 

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Who is the downtown open armed painting guy?


My coworker Cindy asked me to figure out the deal with the alleyway painting of that floating dude in downtown Frederick. This story is so cool!!!

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Bonus Story: READ THIS STORY

Sources:

https://www.visitfrederick.org/listing/%E2%80%9Cthe-edge-of-gravity%E2%80%9D-mural/3067/

https://www.williamcochran.com/Image.asp?ImageID=505294&apid=1&gpid=1&ipid=1&AKey=YX679BSX 

https://www.facebook.com/Cochran-Studio-664584730319117/ 

https://www.williamcochran.com/Asset.asp?AssetID=1681&AKey=YX679BSX 

https://www.msac.org/artists/william-cochran#/0

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Who is the “Baker” of Baker Park?

Get the Dill on this great story!!!

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Sources:

https://www.visitfrederick.org/things-to-do/parks-and-outdoor-recreation/local-parks/baker-park/ 

https://friendsofbakerpark.org/park-history/ 

https://www.fredericknewspost.com/places/local/frederick_county/frederick/downtown/city-rededicates-baker-park-carillon-to-joseph-dill-baker-after-75-years/article_9ee7211f-9efe-54cf-93e5-ea30abb6f477.html

I also used what I could find in the park!!!

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Patrick's Bio

Patrick Hanes Bio PhotoPatrick Hanes started with WFRE in 2005 and can currently be heard weeknights Midnight to 5PM. Make sure to say “Hello” if you see him walking around Downtown Frederick.

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