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Rally Set For Baltimore City Schools Funding Plan

Baltimore city officials plan to attend a rally in Annapolis to show support for a plan to renovate or rebuild up to 65 city schools.



Rawlings-Blake Lays Out 10-Year Financial Plan In Hopes To Grow The Population

Tough tradeoffs. That’s what Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says it will take to pull Baltimore City out of a dire financial situation.



Federal Hill Neighborhood Unearths Plan To Go Green

A plan to bring more trees to one Baltimore City neighborhood is taking root.



Allegany Commissioners Adopt 5-Year Transit Plan

All day passes and online payments are being considered under a five-year transportation plan adopted by Allegany County commissioners.


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Changes To Md. Medicare Waiver In Works

Maryland officials will submit a plan to the federal government aimed at allowing them to hang onto about $1 billion in Medicare reimbursements received under a unique agreement with Washington, the chairman of a panel that sets hospital billing rates told lawmakers Tuesday.


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Md. Budget Plan Includes Money For Fracking Study

Gov. Martin O’Malley has proposed spending $1.5 million to study using hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas from the Marcellus Shale in western Maryland.



Frederick Officials Consider Redevelopment Plan

Frederick city officials are hoping to restore the shine to a tarnished retail strip known locally as the Golden Mile.



Regulators Plan To Vote On Menhaden Catch Limits

Fisheries regulators vote Friday on whether to cut the size of the legal catch of the environmentally important menhaden, an oily fish prized for use in dietary supplements, cosmetics and animal feed.


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Lower-Cost Stadium Plan Pitched In Hagerstown

The minor league Hagerstown Suns are pitching a cheaper alternative to a downtown stadium plan that got trashed by city voters.



District Leaders Announce New Plan To Revamp City Schools

Outdated, overcrowded, and flat out unacceptable. That’s how many people describe Baltimore City Public School buildings. But Tuesday, city leaders announced a billion dollar plan to change that.


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Baltimore Announces School Closing Plan

The Baltimore school system has announced plans to close 26 school buildings in the next 10 years. The city’s school system announced the “10-year plan” on Tuesday.


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Suit Dismissed Against New Market Master Plan

A judge in Frederick County has dismissed a lawsuit against New Market over its master plan. Frederick County Circuit Judge Theresa M. Adams filed an order Wednesday dismissing the suit filed by the Friends of Frederick County.