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80-Year-Old Begonia In Fruitland Still Flowering

Never mind that her limbs are lanky in one place, beefy in others, or that she’s 80-plus years old — there’s still plenty of life in the old girl.

04/30/2012

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RG Steel Furloughing 720 At Sparrows Point Plant

RG Steel has alerted Maryland unemployment officials that it is furloughing about 720 workers at its Sparrows Point plant until March.

12/28/2011

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Health Questions Raised Ahead Of Plant Demolition

Residents who live near a Baltimore paint plant say the city hasn’t officially warned them how to protect themselves from any potentially dangerous dust that could be released as part of the building’s demolition next year.

11/21/2011

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Corn Syrup Leaks Into Inner Harbor From Feed Plant

Baltimore officials say about 1,000 gallons of corn syrup has leaked from a storage tank, sending hundreds of gallons of the sticky material into the Inner Harbor.

11/19/2011

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Uranium Plant Developer Says Layoffs Possible

The developer of a uranium enrichment project in southern Ohio said about 450 workers in Ohio, Tennessee and Maryland might be laid off.

09/30/2011

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Chemical Containers From Pa. Plant Dot Chesapeake

Large chemical containers from a Pennsylvania plant are being found around the Chesapeake Bay where they were washed downstream by flood waters.

09/28/2011

Coupons To Buy Trees

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09/05/2011

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Md. Coupon Can Help Replace Trees Lost In Storm

For people who lost trees because of Hurricane Irene, Maryland has a program to help residents replace them.

09/05/2011

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Former Auto Plant Worker Is New U.S. Poet Laureate

“Poetic” is certainly not the first word that comes to mind when trying to describe what it’s like to work in an automotive plant. And that makes the naming of Motor City native and former […]

08/17/2011

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Wedding Plant Gift Thriving After 43 Years

A wedding anniversary marking 43 years together is a milestone in itself, but David “Ink” and Mae Bowers’ story goes one step further.

08/16/2011

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Retirees To Plant Oysters In The Patuxent

Retirees on Solomons Island are helping boost the Chesapeake Bay’s oyster population.

07/25/2011

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Volvo Adding Jobs At Md. Engine Plant

Swedish truck maker Volvo says it expects to add at least 50 jobs at its Hagerstown engine-and-transmission plant.

05/05/2011

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