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Republicans Push To Remove State’s ‘Marriage Tax’

Married couples in Maryland pay a little more than 1 percent extra on their yearly taxes, compared to unmarried couples who file separately. Two Republican legislators say this penalizes marriage and want to flatten the tax levels.

01/24/2014

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D.C. Court Sees Increase In Marriage Applications

The D.C. Superior Court says it is adding a second marriage ceremony room and boosting marriage bureau staffing to accommodate an increase in applications believed to be the result of the Supreme Court’s gay marriage ruling.

09/13/2013

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Ravens WR Torrey Smith Tops Super Bowl With Wedding Day

Is it possible to have a day bigger than the day you play the Super Bowl? Yep. And Torrey Smith had it Thursday.

07/11/2013

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Same-Sex Ruling Has Employers Tweaking Benefits

The Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on same-sex marriage has private employers around the country scrambling to make sure their employee benefit plans comply with the law.

07/05/2013

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President Obama: Supreme Court Rights Wrong With Marriage Equality Rulings

President Barack Obama is applauding the Supreme court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act. Obama says the court “has righted a wrong, and our country is better off for it.”

06/26/2013

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Couple Celebrates 70 Years Of Marriage

A Frederick couple is celebrating 70 years of being married.

06/20/2013

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Presides Over Same-Sex Wedding Ceremony

Dozens of same-sex couples from all over the country cap off Gay Pride Week by tying the knot before Baltimore’s top brass.

06/16/2013

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Wedding Bells To Ring At Baltimore Pride Festival

Wedding bells will be ringing in Baltimore during the Baltimore Pride Festival.

06/15/2013

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Mayor To Preside At Pride Festival Mass Wedding

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will officiate a mass wedding for same-sex couples during the Baltimore Pride Festival next month.

05/20/2013

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Same-Sex Couples To Marry In Mass Wedding Next Month

Same-sex couples from all over the country will flock to Baltimore next month for a historic event.

05/19/2013

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Best Places To Get Alternative Wedding Cakes In Baltimore

It’s not just about the food at the wedding! Local vendors add unique flavor to alternative wedding desserts.

04/10/2013

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Best Places To Buy Bridal Gifts On A Budget In Baltimore

Planning a great wedding takes a lot of time. You have to secure a venue, invite guests, choose a bridal party and much more. Members of a bridal party sacrifice time and money to celebrate your special day. Here’s a list of places to purchase reasonably priced and unique bridal party gifts.

04/09/2013

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