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Rawlings-Blake Wants Mayors To Be Heard In Next Election

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake made her inaugural speech Monday, taking over as president of the US Conference of Mayors—even as some question her leadership here at home.

06/22/2015

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Baltimore Mayor To Head US Conference of Mayors

The mayor of Baltimore will make history in San Francisco at a conference this weekend.

06/19/2015

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Baltimore Mayor & FOP Argue Over Social Media

Tempers are flaring between Baltimore’s mayor and the city police union. At issue–whether she gave orders that put officers in danger during the riot in April.

06/17/2015

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Baltimore Mayor Discusses Her Leadership In Wake Of Rising Violence

It’s the pinnacle of urban leadership. This weekend, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will be named President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors.

06/17/2015

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Baltimore Mayor Honors Heroic City Teen

A five-year-old boy is recovering with a fractured skull and broken bones after being run over earlier this week by a dirt bike.

06/10/2015

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Mayor To Announce Summer 2015 Food Service Program

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will join Baltimore City officials, residents and members of the business community at the Enoch Pratt Free Library Wednesday morning to announce a free, nutritious food program to benefit children in low-income areas.

06/10/2015

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Baltimore Book Festival Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will join the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Baltimore Book Festival at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor this September.

06/10/2015

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Baltimore Mayor Announced More Funding For Youth Programs

Baltimore City’s recent push for youth programs continues to grow.

06/08/2015

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Mayor Defends Baltimore Curfew, Says It Was Necessary To Keep Peace

There are new questions about the curfew put in place by the mayor after the riots. Did she have the authority? And why was it for the entire city?

05/12/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 28:   Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake greets a concerned citizen the morning after citywide riots following the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Dropping Charges Against Those Arrested For Curfew Violations

Public defenders are challenging the Baltimore mayor’s authority to impose a citywide curfew after last month’s riots stemming from the death of Freddie Gray.

05/11/2015

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Baltimore Curfew Ends, National Guard Moving Out This Week

The citywide curfew was lifted Sunday as demonstrations remained peaceful. On Friday, the state’s attorney announced charges against six city officers for their roles in the death of Freddie Gray. It’s a move many demonstrators were calling for.

05/03/2015

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Freddie Gray Investigation Complete, Turned Over To State’s Attorney

This came as a surprise, police said they would not turn their information over to prosecutors until tomorrow.

04/30/2015

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