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The Gilmer Mirror
Senate Select Committee on Property Tax Reform and Relief Has Record Turnout at Hearing - Took invited resource and public testimony for six hours in San Antonio on rising tax bills San Antonio – The Senate Select Committee...in my 29 years in office." "Comptroller office data presented at the hearing s
Senate Select Committee on Property Tax Reform and Relief Has Record Turnout at Hearing - Took invited resource and public testimony for six hours in San Antonio on rising tax bills San Antonio – The Senate Select Committee...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
in my 29 years in office." "Comptroller office data presented at the hearing shows that statewide between 2005 and 2014, county tax levies were up 70%, city tax levies were up 61%, while median household income was only up 26%," said Chairman... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Md. launches investigation into 'invalid' lead-paint certificatescertified lead-free from 2010 to 2014, when the inspector's accreditation expir
Md. launches investigation into 'invalid' lead-paint certificates
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
certified lead-free from 2010 to 2014, when the inspector's accreditation expired. The largest number is in Prince George's County, but other affected jurisdictions include Baltimore City and Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Charles, Howard,... Read more
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Wilson County News
Committee on Property Tax Reform Hears Taxpayers for 6 Hoursin my 29 years in office." "Comptroller office data presented at the hearing s
Committee on Property Tax Reform Hears Taxpayers for 6 Hours
Wilson County News / Posted 8 days ago
in my 29 years in office." "Comptroller office data presented at the hearing shows that statewide between 2005 and 2014, county tax levies were up 70%, city tax levies were up 61%, while median household income was only up 26%," said Chairman... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Second Chance for an Old Road-Sign FontClearview at least two years ago. In an April 2014 letter denying a request fro
A Second Chance for an Old Road-Sign Font
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
Clearview at least two years ago. In an April 2014 letter denying a request from transportation officials in Grays Harbor County, Washington, to begin using Clearview, the director for the FHWA Office of Transportation Operations, Mark Kehrli,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hey, Baltimore: Here are 3 ideas for dealing with big snow in the futurewe’ve been through in recent years and not with scientists predicting more extr
Hey, Baltimore: Here are 3 ideas for dealing with big snow in the future
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
we’ve been through in recent years and not with scientists predicting more extreme weather. I drove up a one-lane North Calvert Street Tuesday evening and it was still a mess, and 28th Street had not even been touched by a plow. The storm was... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Some question Maryland layoffs given budget surplusthe state is projecting a surplus of more than $400 million this year. "I'm sh
Some question Maryland layoffs given budget surplus
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
the state is projecting a surplus of more than $400 million this year. "I'm shocked, quite frankly," he said. Miller, a Calvert County Democrat, said he had been approached by a number of state employees with 20 or more years of experience who... Read more
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NBC Washington
Storm Team4: Heavy Snow Continues; Near Whiteout Expectedof 5 inches, and it's only going to pick up from there. A blizzard warning for
Storm Team4: Heavy Snow Continues; Near Whiteout Expected
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
of 5 inches, and it's only going to pick up from there. A blizzard warning for the D.C. area is in effect. Anne Arundel, Calvert and St. Mary's counties, where a high wind warning is in effect, could be slammed by gusts of 65 mph. Storm Team4... Read more
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NBC Washington
Roads Deteriorate After Dark as Snow Begins to Pile Up4 said blizzard conditions will start overnight, when winds begin gusting from
Roads Deteriorate After Dark as Snow Begins to Pile Up
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
4 said blizzard conditions will start overnight, when winds begin gusting from 30 to 50 mph in the D.C. area. Anne Arundel, Calvert and St. Mary's counties, where a high wind warning is in effect, could be slammed by gusts of 65 mph. Storm Team4... Read more
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The Washington Times
Maryland legislature musters votes to overturn five Larry Hogan vetoesthe governor chose to veto these bills and the legislature reaffirmed its commi
Maryland legislature musters votes to overturn five Larry Hogan vetoes
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
the governor chose to veto these bills and the legislature reaffirmed its commitment to their passage,” said Mr. Miller, Calvert Democrat. “This is not a shot across the bow at the governor. It’s a question of good government and reaffirming the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
UM Upper Chesapeake Health, Harford County institutions highlighted in AnnapolisANNAPOLIS – Harford County's local health services, as well as many other area
UM Upper Chesapeake Health, Harford County institutions highlighted in Annapolis
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
ANNAPOLIS – Harford County's local health services, as well as many other area businesses and government services, were on display Wednesday for state officials during the 17th annual Harford County Night in Annapolis. University of Maryland Upper... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Family of San Bernardino shooting victim voices concerns to lawmakers on both sides of gun issuewere killed Dec. 2 when Syed Rizwan Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, burst
Family of San Bernardino shooting victim voices concerns to lawmakers on both sides of gun issue
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
were killed Dec. 2 when Syed Rizwan Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, burst into a holiday gathering for San Bernardino County workers. His family's first stop on Capitol Hill was the office of a gun-rights advocate, Rep. Ken Calvert,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Brooks, Smith abstain from voting during supes meetingThe Lowndes County Board of Supervisors held their regular board meeting Friday
Brooks, Smith abstain from voting during supes meeting
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors held their regular board meeting Friday. All five supervisors were present, but just three voted. An otherwise light agenda that seemed to feature little debate nevertheless proved contentious as District 4... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
January 14, 2016to get a seat. That has been my experience in recent weeks as concerned citize
January 14, 2016
Lapeer Area View / Posted 23 days ago
to get a seat. That has been my experience in recent weeks as concerned citizens and business owners petition their local government units to mount a defense against a proposal to mine gravel from the D-Bar-A Boy Scout Ranch in Metamora Township.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan insists education cuts aren't comingHogan said during an appearance on the Marc Steiner radio show. But House Spea
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan insists education cuts aren't coming
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
Hogan said during an appearance on the Marc Steiner radio show. But House Speaker Michael E. Busch, of Anne Arundel County, and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, of Calvert County, were unimpressed by Hogan's claims that he was... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona native receives medal for World War II service as pilothint at the subtler engines that propelled the man himself through 104 combat m
Altoona native receives medal for World War II service as pilot
Altoona Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
hint at the subtler engines that propelled the man himself through 104 combat missions - service for which the Chinese government recently awarded him a medal. Although he's 90, Long remains alert, and the memories of helping divert Japanese... Read more

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