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Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

BUILD: Jobs Program Hits Major Roadblock With Lack Of Funds From Mayor

Their motto is catching attention: don’t arrest me, hire me. A local community group is committed to putting city residents to work and keeping them out of prison. But BUILD says its jobs program has hit a major roadblock with the mayor.

04/08/2014

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Mayor & Police Commissioner Meet With KIPP Academy Parents Day After Lockdown

One day after a Baltimore City charter school goes on lockdown, the mayor and the police commissioner meet with parents to talk about what happened at KIPP Academy.

04/04/2014

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Baltimore Mayor, Police Commissioner Hope To Combat City’s Murder Rate

The murder rate in Baltimore City has already reached an alarming high. In just two weeks, 14 people have been killed. The mayor and police commissioner are committed to curbing the violence and held another neighborhood walk-through to reach out to residents—but some question the motives behind it.

01/14/2014

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With Unemployment Benefits Set To Expire, Mayor Rawlings-Blake Talks City Job Services

With federal unemployment benefits set to expire for more than 1 million Americans, Baltimore officials are trying to inform city residents about their options.

12/27/2013

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Veterans Day Commemorations Planned Across Md.

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will join a Veterans Day march, and events are planned across Maryland to honor veterans.

11/10/2013

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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

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Baltimore Mayor Disagrees With New City Council Tax Bill

Taking the taxman private. It’s in a bill introduced in the Baltimore City Council following revelations of errors in city tax collecting.

10/07/2013

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Baltimore Mayor & Fire Unions Reach Agreement On New Contract

After months of tough negotiations, the mayor and Baltimore’s fire unions finally reached an agreement on a new contract—but there’s still one final vote it has to pass.

08/20/2013

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Longtime Aide To Baltimore Mayor Resigns

A longtime aide and spokesman for Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is leaving her administration to work in the private sector.

07/13/2013

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Mayor To Award Trophy In Food Truck Competition

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is planning to visit an all-day competition between food trucks from Baltimore and Washington.

06/01/2013

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Baltimore Police Search For Suspects Who Killed Mayor’s Cousin

City police were canvassing Forest Park neighborhoods in northwest Baltimore Tuesday in search of leads to a May 8 murder.

05/21/2013

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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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