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rally for hbcu funding

Federal Court Debates Funding For Historically Black Colleges In Md.

Does the state equally fund its historically black universities and predominately white colleges? That’s the question at the heart of a federal court battle.

10/19/2012

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Montgomery County Faces Cuts To Keep School Funds

A new report says Montgomery County may face cuts in public services as it must follow a state law to keep education spending levels constant.

10/17/2012

derecho funding

Md. Counties Receive Federal Funding After Derecho Storm

Damages from June’s derecho storm cost Maryland more than $19 million. Now, the federal government is stepping in to help.

08/03/2012

school construction

Board Approves $161M In School Funding

A Maryland board has approved $161 million in unallocated school funding.

05/23/2012

music notes

Washington Co. Boosts Funding For Antietam Concert

Washington County is digging deeper to help sponsor an annual outdoor concert at the nearby Antietam National Battlefield.

05/23/2012

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Hagerstown, Washington Co. Agree To Fund Stadium

Washington County is agreeing to help fund construction of a minor-league baseball stadium in downtown Hagerstown.

05/02/2012

gas tax

O’Malley Tries To Sell Lawmakers On Gas Tax

Increasing the state’s gas tax is a hugely unpopular idea but Governor Martin O’Malley says it needs to be done. To that end, he took his message to lawmakers Wednesday afternoon.

03/14/2012

Developmentally Disabled Rally

Advocates For Developmentally Disabled Rally In Annapolis

Hundreds gather to show support for disability funding in downtown Annapolis.

02/21/2012

chesapeake bay water

Obama Budget Cuts Overall EPA Funding, Increases Chesapeake Bay Program

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says President Barack Obama’s election-year budget has more money for the Environmental Protection Agency’s main program to restore the Chesapeake Bay, but other bay-related programs will see cuts.

02/13/2012

hope-a-thon

School Officials Plead For Funds At State Board’s Annual ‘Hope-A-Thon’

School officials come hopes-in-hand to making funding requests for building improvements from the Board of Public Works.

01/25/2012

gas tax hike support

Supporters Of Gas Tax Hike Cite Necessary Improvements To Md. Transportation

The prospect of a gas tax hike this year stirs Marylanders to action. Demonstrations on both sides have already started.

01/19/2012

Photo Credit: CanalPlace.org

Cumberland’s Canal Place Faces Funding Issue

Cumberland’s Canal Place tourism project is facing state funding questions after struggling for years to achieve its goals.

01/18/2012

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