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U.S. Transportation Chief: Damaged Del. Bridge Is A National Problem

The closure of a major bridge in Delaware due to tilting support columns is not just a state problem, but a national issue, said U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, who used a visit to the site Friday to push Congress to replenish diminishing federal highway funds.

06/13/2014

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Snow Closures Delay Maryland School Assessment Tests

A snowstorm has delayed the start of Maryland School Assessment standardized testing in at least some of the state’s 24 school districts.

03/03/2014

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2 Lanes Closed As Crews Repair Pratt Street Water Main Break

Two lanes remain closed on Pratt Street at Market Place after a water main broke Wednesday, sending up water through a manhole and cracks in the street.

10/17/2013

Santoni's

Mayor Defends City Bottle Tax After Santoni’s Closure

One of the oldest family-run businesses in Baltimore is closing. The owner blames high taxes in the city. Meanwhile, the mayor is defending the city bottle tax.

10/15/2013

capital hill

Preparing For Shutdown, Government Plans Furloughs

More than a third of federal workers would be told to stay home if the government shuts down, forcing the closure of national parks from California to Maine and all the Smithsonian museums. Low-to-moderate income borrowers and first-time homebuyers seeking government-backed mortgages could face delays.

09/27/2013

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N. Howard Street To Close In Both Directions Starting Monday Morning

Attention drivers. A major traffic alert in Baltimore Monday could mess up your morning commute.

07/28/2013

Bay Bridge 5

Bay Bridge Administrator Says Closure Was Success

The man who makes the decision to close Maryland’s Bay Bridge says the closure during last week’s winter storm was a success.

03/10/2013

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Restaurants, Bars Benefit From Bay Bridge Closure

The closure of the Bay Bridge for several hours during this week’s winter storm had one positive impact with a big boost for nearby bars and restaurants.

03/08/2013

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Sparrows Point Braces For Upcoming Steel Mill Layoffs

Nearly 2,000 Sparrows Point employees are preparing for pink slips as the plant’s owner searches for potential buyers.

05/25/2012

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RG Steel To Idle Sparrows Point Steel Mill; About 2,000 Layoffs Expected

Maryland labor officials say RG Steel will idle the Sparrows Point steel mill for an undetermined amount of time and lay off its employees.

05/24/2012

walbrook fire station

Renovated Walbrook Fire Station Reopens; West Baltimore Residents Anticipate Better Service

A fire station reopens in West Baltimore. The move comes after years of controversial rotating fire house closures.

03/31/2012

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Proposes Closing 7 Pools This Summer

Budget crunch. Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants to close more than half a dozen swimming pools. The controversial plan has outraged some city parents.

03/28/2012

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