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Chicago Tribune
Lead-poisoning settlement deals draw scrutiny, calls for reformMaryland lawmakers vowed Thursday to investigate and clamp down on companies th
Lead-poisoning settlement deals draw scrutiny, calls for reform
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Maryland lawmakers vowed Thursday to investigate and clamp down on companies that "buy" lawsuit settlements after learning that hundreds of lead-poisoning victims in Baltimore had signed away their court-approved rights to long-term financial support... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lead-poisoning settlement deals draw scrutiny, calls for reformMaryland lawmakers vowed Thursday to investigate and clamp down on companies th
Lead-poisoning settlement deals draw scrutiny, calls for reform
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Maryland lawmakers vowed Thursday to investigate and clamp down on companies that "buy" lawsuit settlements after learning that hundreds of lead-poisoning victims in Baltimore had signed away their court-approved rights to long-term financial support... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
N.J. Gov. Christie holds Annapolis fundraiser with Md. Gov. Hogan as guestNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie held a big-ticket fundraiser for his presidentia
N.J. Gov. Christie holds Annapolis fundraiser with Md. Gov. Hogan as guest
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie held a big-ticket fundraiser for his presidential campaign in Annapolis Thursday evening with Gov. Larry Hogan as his headline guest. It was Christie's first Maryland fundraiser since he announced his candidacy for the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Petition Exceeds Signatures Goal for MD Schools to Start After Labor DayANNAPOLIS, Md.- A petition to delay the start date for Maryland public schools
Petition Exceeds Signatures Goal for MD Schools to Start After Labor Day
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
ANNAPOLIS, Md.- A petition to delay the start date for Maryland public schools has picked up a lot of support. According to the Maryland Comptroller's Office, the "Let Summer Be Summer" petition, which calls for schools to start the day after Labor... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trades apprenticeship program to launch in BaltimoreAfter being honorably discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps years ago, I was ha
Trades apprenticeship program to launch in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
After being honorably discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps years ago, I was having great difficulty finding meaningful employment which, in turn, led me to the streets and an environment of trouble. My saving grace was a referral I received to the... Read more
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Quartz
Two men try and fail to fly drugs and porn into a Maryland prison - Quartz Another contraband-carrying drone has been caught red-handed, this
Two men try and fail to fly drugs and porn into a Maryland prison
Quartz / Posted 4 days ago
- Quartz Another contraband-carrying drone has been caught red-handed, this time at a maximum-security prison near... Read more
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The Daily Record
Carville B. Collins: The latest in Maryland campaign finance law In 2013, the Maryland General Assembly made significant changes to the laws g
Carville B. Collins: The latest in Maryland campaign finance law
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
In 2013, the Maryland General Assembly made significant changes to the laws governing the financing of candidates for state and local office in Maryland. Contributors to candidates... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland's deadly summerLast Sunday evening, a cabin cruiser headed down the Chesapeake and Delaware Ca
Maryland's deadly summer
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Last Sunday evening, a cabin cruiser headed down the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal started experiencing engine problems and the boat's owner decided to head to the town of North East for repairs. Unfortunately, shortly thereafter, one of the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The tail wags the dog at BPDWhile many, including The Sun's editorial board, have called for a change "poli
The tail wags the dog at BPD
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
While many, including The Sun's editorial board, have called for a change "police culture" in the Baltimore Police Department; there will be no change unless there is shift in power within the department. The power to control the culture in the BPD... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Creating glass in Havre de GracePaul Staples was 17 when he tried his hand at molding glass, and he was hooked.
Creating glass in Havre de Grace
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Paul Staples was 17 when he tried his hand at molding glass, and he was hooked. "I absolutely fell in love," he said about the three-day course he took at Corradetti Glassblowing Studio & Gallery in Baltimore. It took him a few more months to find... Read more
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Washington Post
Montgomery County gets the most cash from speed cameras in MarylandSpeed cameras monitor traffic on the 2200 block of Wootton Parkway in front of
Montgomery County gets the most cash from speed cameras in Maryland
Washington Post / Posted 24 days ago
Speed cameras monitor traffic on the 2200 block of Wootton Parkway in front of Wootton High School in Rockville. (Jahi Chikwendiu/TWP) Montgomery County is the leader in Maryland when it comes to speed cameras — not in their number, but in the money... Read more
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South Maryland News
Southern Calvert County churches team up to fight hungerA coalition of churches has formed to tackle the county’s hunger problem. In C
Southern Calvert County churches team up to fight hunger
South Maryland News / Posted 24 days ago
A coalition of churches has formed to tackle the county’s hunger problem. In Calvert County, nearly one in eight adults and one in five children experience hunger, according to information from End Hunger In Calvert County. The Lusby Charge, made up... Read more
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Washington Post
Gov. Hogan’s changes for Maryland come with an in-your-face attitudeMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan playfully posed for the camera on July 30, 2015 in Ba
Gov. Hogan’s changes for Maryland come with an in-your-face attitude
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan playfully posed for the camera on July 30, 2015 in Baltimore after his office posted a picture on Facebook showing his hair loss after chemotheraphy. (Patrick Semansky/AP) Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has slashed tolls on the... Read more
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Washington Post
Gov. Hogan’s changes for Maryland come with an in-your-face attitudeMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan has slashed tolls on the state’s highways, canceled B
Gov. Hogan’s changes for Maryland come with an in-your-face attitude
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has slashed tolls on the state’s highways, canceled Baltimore’s long-planned Red Line light-rail project and, last week, dramatically announced the closure of the city’s deeply troubled Men’s Detention Center. Hogan,... Read more

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