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Md. To Update Efforts To Help Immigrant Children

More than 2,000 immigrant children. That’s how many state leaders say are right here in Maryland after fleeing from violence in Central America. Tuesday, the O’Malley/Brown administration talked about the steps they’re taking in supporting the federal government’s efforts to help children.

08/05/2014

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Montgomery County Schools Enroll Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

About 100 unaccompanied children who have crossed the border from Central America have enrolled in Montgomery County schools.

07/30/2014

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Gov. O’Malley Talks Immigration With Faith Leaders

Maryland faith leaders and state agencies consider the best steps toward finding homes for thousands of immigrant children who are in the US illegally. Their second meeting with the governor took place Monday.

07/28/2014

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Catholic Relief Services Works To Ensure Better Lives For Central Americans

Maryland faith and community leaders meet again next week to tackle the issue of housing in Maryland for kids from Central America.

07/25/2014

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Gov. O’Malley, Faith Leaders Meet On Immigration

The search to find temporary homes for thousands of unaccompanied minor children continues. In Maryland, Governor Martin O’Malley met with religious leaders and community groups Monday.

07/21/2014

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Md. On Front Lines Of Immigration Crisis

Mike Hellgren reports, the state is on the front lines of an immigration crisis as thousands of children pour into the United States from Central America.

07/17/2014

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Gov. O’Malley Urges White House To Find Shelter For Immigrant Children

Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration is working to find temporary shelter in Maryland to help immigrant children who have been crossing the border from Central America without due process.

07/16/2014

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Westminster Building Will Not Be Used To Shelter Immigrant Children

New information about a possible holding center for immigrants in Maryland.

07/12/2014

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Art Of The Ancient Americas On Display

More than 100 ancient artworks from Mexico, Central America and the Andes are on display at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.

02/15/2012

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USNS Comfort Finishing Humanitarian Deployment

The Navy says the Baltimore-based hospital ship USNS Comfort is finishing up a five-month humanitarian mission to Central and South America and the Caribbean.

08/31/2011

On Apr. 1, the U.S. government began conducting the census. (credit: Chip Comodevilla/Getty Images)

New Maryland Census Numbers Released

People from El Salvador comprise a large portion of Maryland’s growing Hispanic community, data shows.

08/11/2011

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Bike Collection In Easton Nets 65 Bikes

More than 65 bikes collected in Easton will soon be on the streets of Central America or Africa.

04/19/2011

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