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CBS Baltimore
Police Seeking Suspect For Multiple Towson BurglariesBALTIMORE (WJZ) – Police are looking for a suspect that may be responsible for
Police Seeking Suspect For Multiple Towson Burglaries
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 hours ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) – Police are looking for a suspect that may be responsible for multiple burglaries in the Towson area of Baltimore County. Baltimore County Police said the burglar has been breaking into retail businesses, mostly restaurants, by... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hoyer tours veterans center in BaltimoreRep. Steny Hoyer of South Maryland toured a veterans center in Baltimore on Wed
Hoyer tours veterans center in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Rep. Steny Hoyer of South Maryland toured a veterans center in Baltimore on Wednesday as city and federal leaders have renewed their focus on confronting veterans homelessness. Hoyer, the second-highest ranking Democrat in the House, visited with... Read more
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The Daily Record
Artisan Frameworks signs new leaseArtisan Frameworks has agreed to 6,000-square-foot lease in a 189,000-square-fo
Artisan Frameworks signs new lease
The Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
Artisan Frameworks has agreed to 6,000-square-foot lease in a 189,000-square-foot multitenant Timonium Business Center in Baltimore County. The property is located adjacent to the Timonium Race Track off the Timonium Road exit for Interstate 83.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Police looking for burglar hitting eateries in TowsonA burglar has been busy in the Towson area, Baltimore County police say. Polic
Police looking for burglar hitting eateries in Towson
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
A burglar has been busy in the Towson area, Baltimore County police say. Police have released surveillance camera photos of a man they believe might be responsible for a string of burglaries in downtown Towson and the Harford Road corridor, and they... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Police charge two in Owings Mills stabbingBaltimore County police have charged two suspects with attempted first-degree m
Police charge two in Owings Mills stabbing
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Baltimore County police have charged two suspects with attempted first-degree murder in the Aug. 24 stabbing of an unidentified man in his home in Owings Mills. Anne Arundel County residents Kenneth Dale Sanford Jr., 34, of the 1000 block of Rose... Read more
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The Daily Record
Farmers, others see growth in medical marijuana operationsSome farmers and other investors are already lining up in the hopes of getting
Farmers, others see growth in medical marijuana operations
The Daily Record / Posted 21 hours ago
Some farmers and other investors are already lining up in the hopes of getting in on the ground floor of what they hope will be a growth industry in both growing and dispensing medical marijuana. At least two farming operations in northern Baltimore... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
New Report Makes Some Want More Speed Cameras StatewideBALTIMORE (WJZ) — A new report credits speed cameras with preventing deaths and
New Report Makes Some Want More Speed Cameras Statewide
CBS Baltimore / Posted yesterday
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A new report credits speed cameras with preventing deaths and serious injuries in Maryland. Now some want speed cameras on the fast track across the state. Amy Yensi has more on the findings. The research focuses on one Maryland... Read more
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The Christian Post
1-O Infant Left in Hot Car at Baltimore Church Parking Lot by Foster Mother Dies From Cardiac ArrestAn infant was found dead inside a car in the parking lot of Shiloh Baptist Chur
1-O Infant Left in Hot Car at Baltimore Church Parking Lot by Foster Mother Dies From Cardiac Arrest
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
An infant was found dead inside a car in the parking lot of Shiloh Baptist Church who was supposed to be dropped off at this child care center in Baltimore on Aug. 21, 2015. Police are investigating the death of a 13-month-old child who was found... Read more
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TribLIVE
District college notebook: RMU’s Brett nets 2nd 4-goal game of careerNeco Brett scored four times in a 4-1 triumph against Cleveland State on Sunday
District college notebook: RMU’s Brett nets 2nd 4-goal game of career
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Neco Brett scored four times in a 4-1 triumph against Cleveland State on Sunday, the second four-goal game of his career. Brett led the nation in points and goals the past two seasons. Robert Morris is off to its first 2-0 start since 2007. • Junior... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Son of Baltimore police commander charged in killingThe son of a high-ranking Baltimore police commander has been charged with murd
Son of Baltimore police commander charged in killing
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
The son of a high-ranking Baltimore police commander has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of his roommate Monday in Southwest Baltimore, police said. Melvin Russell, 28, the son of Lt. Col. Melvin Russell, was arrested Tuesday in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dallas Dance seeks new contractBaltimore County School Superintendent Dallas Dance requested a new contract fr
Dallas Dance seeks new contract
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Baltimore County School Superintendent Dallas Dance requested a new contract from the school board at its regular meeting on Tuesday night. The school board did not comment on his announcement. He sent a tweet shortly after saying he would "be... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Key lawmaker questions need for new youth jail in cityWith dozens of beds open at Baltimore's juvenile detention center, a key lawmak
Key lawmaker questions need for new youth jail in city
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
With dozens of beds open at Baltimore's juvenile detention center, a key lawmaker said Tuesday that the state should re-examine whether it needs to build a new $30 million jail for young offenders charged as adults. "The number of juveniles detained... Read more
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Washington Post
A look at Kenneth Holt, Maryland’s embattled housing secretaryMaryland Housing and Community Development Secretary Kenneth C. Holt, when he w
A look at Kenneth Holt, Maryland’s embattled housing secretary
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
Maryland Housing and Community Development Secretary Kenneth C. Holt, when he was a Republican candidate for Baltimore County executive in 2010. (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun) As Maryland’s housing secretary, Kenneth C. Holt oversees programs that are... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Drawing the lines for new school boundaries in Catonsville and ArbutusEven as students begin to settle into the new school year, their parents may co
Drawing the lines for new school boundaries in Catonsville and Arbutus
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Even as students begin to settle into the new school year, their parents may continue to feel anxiety over the state of education in the southwest area. The Arbutus and Catonsville areas are in for some significant changes over the next two years.... Read more
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The Daily Record
Baltimore County marijuana zoning bill to be watered downThe sponsor of a Baltimore County measure that would impose zoning limitation o
Baltimore County marijuana zoning bill to be watered down
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
The sponsor of a Baltimore County measure that would impose zoning limitation on medical marijuana dispensaries and growing facilities said she will soften part of the bill that met with stiff criticism from supporters of the state program.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
School lockdowns lifted, carjacking suspect still on the looseLockdowns at Winters Mill High and Cranberry Station Elementary schools were li
School lockdowns lifted, carjacking suspect still on the loose
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Lockdowns at Winters Mill High and Cranberry Station Elementary schools were lifted around 1 p.m. Tuesday, after police concluded a search for a suspect involved in a Baltimore County carjacking, however the suspect is still on the loose. Police... Read more
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People Magazine
Teen Accused of Raping 9-Old Family Friend at Maryland State FairTeen Accused of Raping 9-Year-Old Family Friend at Maryland State Fair A 17-ye
Teen Accused of Raping 9-Old Family Friend at Maryland State Fair
People Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Teen Accused of Raping 9-Year-Old Family Friend at Maryland State Fair A 17-year old is charged with raping a 9-year-old family friend inside a barn at the Maryland State Fair, Baltimore County police said. Fleming is charged with second degree... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates General German Aged People's Home of Baltimore (MD) 'BBB'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB' rating to the fol
Fitch Rates General German Aged People's Home of Baltimore (MD) 'BBB'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB' rating to the following bonds expected to be issued by the Maryland Health and Higher Education Facilities Authority on behalf of General German Aged People's Home of Baltimore... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
2 Carroll County schools placed on lockdown as a precautionCAUSING SCHOOLS TO BE ON LOCKDOWN. CAPTAIN ROY OVER THE SCENE. WE ARE JUST WEST
2 Carroll County schools placed on lockdown as a precaution
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
CAUSING SCHOOLS TO BE ON LOCKDOWN. CAPTAIN ROY OVER THE SCENE. WE ARE JUST WEST OF NORTHWEST SUMMER STREET AND WESTMINSTER ARE THIS SOMEWHAT OF A PURSUIT ENDED UP. THIS IS THE VEHICLE THAT WAS CARJACKED. THE VEHICLE WAS CARJACKED IN BALTIMORE COUNTY... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
2 Carroll County schools placed on lockdownTwo Carroll County schools were placed on lockdown Tuesday as police in Westmin
2 Carroll County schools placed on lockdown
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
Two Carroll County schools were placed on lockdown Tuesday as police in Westminster search for a suspect in the area. According to the Carroll County Sheriff's Office, Winters Mill High School and Cranberry Station Elementary were placed on modified... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
2 Carroll Co. Schools Placed On Lockdown Due To Police Activity In AreaWESTMINSTER, Md. (WJZ) — Two schools in Carroll County have been placed on lock
2 Carroll Co. Schools Placed On Lockdown Due To Police Activity In Area
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
WESTMINSTER, Md. (WJZ) — Two schools in Carroll County have been placed on lockdown as police search for a possible carjacking suspect in the area. According to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, Winter’s Mill High School and Cranberry Station... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County Council to discuss medical marijuana TuesdayThe Baltimore County Council will meet Tuesday afternoon to discuss zoning regu
Baltimore County Council to discuss medical marijuana Tuesday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The Baltimore County Council will meet Tuesday afternoon to discuss zoning regulations for medical marijuana businesses. Councilwoman Vicki Almond, a Reisterstown Democrat, has proposed zoning rules for where medical marijuana growing facilities and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland State Fair rape suspect held without bailA Carroll County teen accused of raping a child at the Maryland State Fair is n
Maryland State Fair rape suspect held without bail
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A Carroll County teen accused of raping a child at the Maryland State Fair is now being held without bail, according to Baltimore County Police. Jonathan M. Fleming, 17, of Mount Airy, was ordered held without bail on Monday. He initially was held... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Teen Charged With Raping 9-Old At State Fair Held Without BailTIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — The teen charged with raping a 9-year-old girl at the Mar
Teen Charged With Raping 9-Old At State Fair Held Without Bail
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
TIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — The teen charged with raping a 9-year-old girl at the Maryland State Fair last week is being held without bail. According to the Baltimore County police, 17-year-old Jonathan Fleming is now being held at the Baltimore County... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Infant girl left in hot car in Edgemere church parking lot dies A 13-month-old foster child left in hot car in a church parking lot died afte
Infant girl left in hot car in Edgemere church parking lot dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A 13-month-old foster child left in hot car in a church parking lot died after going into cardiac arrest, Baltimore County Police said. A 13-month-old foster child left in hot car in a... Read more
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York Daily Record
Faith news: events, services for southern York County from Sept. 1 to 8, 2015Following is a partial list of faith-based organizations in the area. To add in
Faith news: events, services for southern York County from Sept. 1 to 8, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Following is a partial list of faith-based organizations in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Bethlehem Steltz Reformed Church: 5890 Steltz Road, Codorus Township, Sunday worship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:30 a.m;... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Maryland State Fair Worker Found Dead in TrailerTIMONIUM, Md. (AP)- Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has b
Maryland State Fair Worker Found Dead in Trailer
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
TIMONIUM, Md. (AP)- Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in her trailer at the fairgrounds in Baltimore County. Baltimore County police say emergency crews were called to the fairgrounds in Timonium on Friday... Read more
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NBC Washington
Maryland Fair Worker Found Dead in TrailerPolice say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in he
Maryland Fair Worker Found Dead in Trailer
NBC Washington / Posted 2 days ago
Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in her trailer at the fairgrounds in Baltimore County. Baltimore County police say emergency crews were called to the fairgrounds in Timonium on Friday night for a report of... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
New York man suffers fatal fall at state park Police say a man has died after falling from a cliff at a state park along th
New York man suffers fatal fall at state park
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Police say a man has died after falling from a cliff at a state park along the Hudson River in Dutchess County Police say a man has died after falling from a... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Maryland fair worker found dead in trailerTIMONIUM, Md. (AP) - Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has
Maryland fair worker found dead in trailer
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
TIMONIUM, Md. (AP) - Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in her trailer at the fairgrounds in Baltimore County. Baltimore County police say emergency crews were called to the fairgrounds in Timonium on Friday... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Maryland fair worker found dead in trailerTIMONIUM, Md. (AP) - Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has
Maryland fair worker found dead in trailer
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 2 days ago
TIMONIUM, Md. (AP) - Police say a ride operator at the Maryland State Fair has been found dead in her trailer at the fairgrounds in Baltimore County. Baltimore County police say emergency crews were called to the fairgrounds in Timonium on Friday... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Toddler Dies after Being Left in CarEDGEMERE, Md. (AP) - Baltimore County Police say a 13-month-old girl left in a
Toddler Dies after Being Left in Car
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
EDGEMERE, Md. (AP) - Baltimore County Police say a 13-month-old girl left in a car in Edgemere has died. Officers say on Aug. 21, a woman who worked at Shiloh Baptist Church arrived there and was going to drop off Paris Bena Hall, who was her foster... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Blast's Mike Deasel retires, team adds two playersThe Blast announced hometown defender Mike Deasel has retired after four season
Blast's Mike Deasel retires, team adds two players
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The Blast announced hometown defender Mike Deasel has retired after four seasons. Also, the team signed forward Andrew Hoxie and midfielder Jeremy Ortiz. Deasel, a Loyola Blakefield and Loyola University standout, played in 76 games for the Blast,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Erosion pollution enforcement needs improvement, environmentalists say"Under construction" may be a sign of progress to many, but bare soil at a buil
Erosion pollution enforcement needs improvement, environmentalists say
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
"Under construction" may be a sign of progress to many, but bare soil at a building site poses a serious threat to the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries if allowed to wash away in a rainstorm. State rules require land cleared for development to be... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Petition efforts on proposed White Marsh outlet mall ramping upBehind black curtains drawn across an unmarked storefront at White Marsh Mall,
Petition efforts on proposed White Marsh outlet mall ramping up
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Behind black curtains drawn across an unmarked storefront at White Marsh Mall, workers in red shirts prepare for a day of gathering signatures for a petition opposing a proposed outlet mall a few miles away. The workers' shirts read "Protect the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
13-Month-Old Girl Dies After Being Left In Hot CarEDGEMERE, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County Police say a 13-month-old girl left in a
13-Month-Old Girl Dies After Being Left In Hot Car
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
EDGEMERE, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County Police say a 13-month-old girl left in a car in Edgemere has died. Officers say on Aug. 21, a woman who worked at Shiloh Baptist Church arrived there and was going to drop off Paris Bena Hall, who was her foster... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Balto. Co. police investigate death of child left in carBaltimore County police said Monday they are investigating the death of a toddl
Balto. Co. police investigate death of child left in car
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Baltimore County police said Monday they are investigating the death of a toddler who was left by her foster mother in a car outside an Edgemere church earlier this month. No one has been charged, police said. Police found the 13-month-old girl... Read more
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Washington Post
Local digestA George Washington University junior has been missing since he went for a swim
Local digest
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
A George Washington University junior has been missing since he went for a swim while traveling in South Africa, the university announced Monday. Nicholas Upton of Redding, Conn., who is a member of the Kappa Alpha Order and on a rowing team at GW,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Longtime musician, teacher dead in motorcycle crash in CockeysvilleA 72-year-old man died in a motorcycle crash in Cockeysville just after 10 a.m.
Longtime musician, teacher dead in motorcycle crash in Cockeysville
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A 72-year-old man died in a motorcycle crash in Cockeysville just after 10 a.m. Monday morning, Baltimore County police said. The victim, Ronald Friedman, of the 800 block of Ramshead Circle, spent his career playing and teaching music, his son... Read more
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Washington Post
Foster child, left in car in church parking lot, dies in Baltimore CountyA toddler died in Baltimore County when her foster mother left her in a car out
Foster child, left in car in church parking lot, dies in Baltimore County
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
A toddler died in Baltimore County when her foster mother left her in a car outside a church, county police reported Monday. Cpl. John Wachter said Monday that the police department’s homicide unit investigates all deaths of children, but that as of... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
72-Old Man Killed In Cockeysville Motorcycle CrashCOCKEYSVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — Baltimore County police are investigating a fatal cra
72-Old Man Killed In Cockeysville Motorcycle Crash
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
COCKEYSVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — Baltimore County police are investigating a fatal crash in Cockeysville. It happened just after 10 a.m. at York Road and Warren Road. Investigators say a BMW motorcycle that had been eastbound on Warren Road collided with... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Infant left in car outside Edgemere church diesAn infant left in a car earlier this month has died, according to Baltimore Cou
Infant left in car outside Edgemere church dies
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
An infant left in a car earlier this month has died, according to Baltimore County police. Emergency crews were called shortly after noon Aug. 21 to Shiloh Baptist Church on Sycamore Avenue on a report of a child in cardiac arrest. Investigators... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Ride Operator Found Dead In Trailer At Maryland State FairTIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — A ride operator at the Maryland State Fair was found slum
Ride Operator Found Dead In Trailer At Maryland State Fair
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
TIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — A ride operator at the Maryland State Fair was found slumped over in her trailer after an apparent drug overdose Friday. Baltimore County police and fire responded to the Timonium Fairgrounds in the 2200 block of York Road for... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Howard Bank completes deal for Patapsco BankHoward Bancorp Inc. completed its $10 million acquisition of Patapsco Bancorp.
Howard Bank completes deal for Patapsco Bank
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Howard Bancorp Inc. completed its $10 million acquisition of Patapsco Bancorp. Inc., the Ellicott City-based parent of Howard Bank announced Monday. Patapsco Bank will fold into Howard Bank, creating the largest publicly traded bank headquartered in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State Fair ride operator found dead of possible overdose, police sayA 22-year-old ride operator at the Maryland State Fair was found dead inside a
State Fair ride operator found dead of possible overdose, police say
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
A 22-year-old ride operator at the Maryland State Fair was found dead inside a sleeping trailer of a possible heroin overdose this weekend, Baltimore County police say. County police and fire personnel found the woman slumped over inside the trailer... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Remembering Marvin Mandel, an amiable pipe-smoker in a real-life soap operaIf you are too young to remember the trials of Marvin Mandel, let me provide a
Remembering Marvin Mandel, an amiable pipe-smoker in a real-life soap opera
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
If you are too young to remember the trials of Marvin Mandel, let me provide a highlight from that political soap-opera: Pipe-puffing Jewish-American governor from Baltimore leaves his wife of 32 years for a younger woman from southern Maryland... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
In Bard, Baltimore school officials hope to pave a free path to collegeBard High School Early College will open in Baltimore on Monday, offering stude
In Bard, Baltimore school officials hope to pave a free path to college
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Bard High School Early College will open in Baltimore on Monday, offering students a first-of-its-kind opportunity: to graduate from a city high school with a free two-year degree. Students graduate with a high school diploma, an associate of arts... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Officials Urge Residents To Take Precautions After WNV Cases In BalimoreBALTIMORE (WJZ)—City health officials are urging residents to take precautions
Officials Urge Residents To Take Precautions After WNV Cases In Balimore
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ)—City health officials are urging residents to take precautions after three cases of the West Nile Virus are confirmed in Baltimore. WJZ’s Meghan McCorkell has the latest. As more people try to enjoy the last gasps of summer, so are... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
3 injured in Dundalk area boat fireAt least three people were injured in a boat fire Sunday at a marina in the Dun
3 injured in Dundalk area boat fire
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
At least three people were injured in a boat fire Sunday at a marina in the Dundalk area, Baltimore County emergency officials said. The blaze occurred on board a boat at a marina near Hidden Cove apartments, Baltimore County police and fire... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Boy, 17, Charged With Raping 9-Old Girl at State FairA 17-year-old boy was charged Friday with raping a 9-year-old girl inside a bar
Boy, 17, Charged With Raping 9-Old Girl at State Fair
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
A 17-year-old boy was charged Friday with raping a 9-year-old girl inside a barn at the Maryland State Fair, Baltimore County police said. The teen's family and the 9-year-old girl's family, who are all from Carroll County, Maryland, travel together... Read more
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