President Barack Obama is foregoing his usual round of weekend golf at a Washington suburban military base. Instead, he and his family are choosing what is for them a rare woodland getaway: a weekend at the presidential mountaintop retreat of Camp David.
Records show a family-run restaurant near Camp David in Thurmont that recently closed owes nearly $180,000 in federal and state taxes.
Thirty-six years after President Jimmy Carter made peace between Egypt and Israel, “Camp David” is now both history and theater.
Instead of “Hail to the Chief,” President Barack Obama is most likely hearing strains of “Happy Birthday” this weekend.
President Barack Obama kicked off his birthday weekend Saturday with a round of golf with friends and a getaway to Camp David.
President Barack Obama declared Monday on his first trip outside Washington to promote gun control that a consensus is emerging for universal background checks for purchasers, though he conceded a tough road lay ahead to pass an assault weapons ban over formidable opposition in Congress.
Two days before President Barack Obama’s first trip outside Washington to promote his gun-control proposals, the White House tried to settle a brewing mystery when it released a photo to back his claim to be a skeet shooter.
President Barack Obama, an infrequent visitor, is putting Camp David, famous presidential hideaway, on full display for this weekend’s summit of the Group of Eight industrial nations, the largest gathering of foreign leaders ever to assemble there.
The City of Frederick will be receiving some extra attention over the weekend with the arrival of the annual G8 Summit, which will be held in the northern part of Frederick County Friday, May 18 and Saturday, May 19.
The Department of Natural Resources says it will close Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont to all public access during the G-8 Summit.