Your Maryland

Your Maryland


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 1970’s, 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.

In the lead-up to election day in 1856, rival political gangs solidified Baltimore’s reputation as “Mobtown.”

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Recent Episodes

  • "Mobtown Elections of 1856, part one"

    4 days ago
  • "Ghosts of Western Maryland"

    2 weeks ago
  • "Frederick Douglass and John Brown"

    3 weeks ago
  • "Hound Dog"

    4 weeks ago
  • "Christiana"

    4 weeks ago
  • "Cool Hand, Hot Head"

    2 months ago
  • "Barbara Frietchie"

    2 months ago
  • "Leander"

    2 months ago
  • "A Frolic with the Yankees"

    2 months ago
  • "The Mermaid"

    3 months ago