Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

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Police Ask Witnesses To Come Forward In Slaying Of 3 Teens

Police say two 19-year-olds and one 17-year-old were killed last night following a shooting in Baltimore.


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In Wake Of Riots And Crime Spike, Baltimore Mayor Under Fire

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake celebrated the groundbreaking of a row of abandoned homes in the Reservoir Hill neighborhood as part of a $4.6 million restoration project Tuesday.



Baltimore Mayor Announces Snow Shoveling Program For Youth

Baltimore’s youth will soon see more employment opportunities coming this winter from the newly announced City Youth Snow Program.



Mayor Rawlings-Blake Unveils A New Baltimore Fun Wagon

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Baltimore Recreation and Parks (BRCP) will join representatives of Walmart and community members to unveil this summer’s Fun Wagon on Wednesday afternoon at the Robert C. Marshall Recreation Center.


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Baltimore Mayor Announces Plan for City Recreation Centers

Breathing new life into city rec centers. It’s a $136 million plan announced by mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.


Baltimore, MD - 07/11/15 - Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has water dumped on her by a bystander after speaking at the Mondawmin mall Tom Brenner / The Baltimore Sun.

Bystander Throws Water On Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

A bystander threw water on Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake while she was speaking at an event at Mondawmin Mall.


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Baltimore Mayor Announces Expansion Of Youth Summer Job Program

Eight thousands jobs for the summer. Today it is announced that all 8,000 applicants for the YouthWorks Summer Job Program, have guaranteed employment this summer


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Baltimore Mayor, State Disagree on Liquor Store Riot Aid

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is making it harder for certain neighborhood liquor stores to get state aid for recovering from riot damage.


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Mayor Announces Chairman For #OneBaltimore Initiative

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is set to announce the chairman for the #OneBaltimore initiative, which was established last week to support the ongoing efforts to rebuild communities and neighbors in Baltimore.



Mayor Requests DOJ Investigation, Says Police Will Have Body Cameras By EOY

Baltimore’s mayor asks the federal Department of Justice to launch an investigation looking for any unlawful patterns or practices within the Baltimore City police department. It comes just as the governor lifts the state emergency in place since riots began last Monday.


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Mayor: “No One Is Above The Law”

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says “no one is above the law in our city.”



Baltimore Mayor: “This Is Something That Is Unacceptable”

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Baltimore City Police Commissioner Anthony Batts praised peaceful protesters Saturday but say they are disappointed in those who created chaos.