A.G. Swanner (left) greets The Belle of Washington as it returns to its downtown dock Monday. The Belle had been grounded in Broad Creek since Hurricane Irene struck Aug. 27. (WDN Photo/Christ Prokos)

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The Belle is back

Published 12:50am Tuesday, September 27, 2011

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