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Md. Re-Entry Symposium To Be Held

More than 250 people are scheduled to attend Maryland’s first symposium to help people transition from the correctional system to society.

02/28/2012

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Md. Scientists Taking Stock Of Crab Population In The Chesapeake Bay

It’s a numbers game that effects livelihoods to dinner tables in Maryland. And right now the count is on.

02/10/2012

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Homeless Student Population Doubles In Maryland

The number of Maryland students who are homeless has more than doubled in the past five years, outpacing the increase in homeless children nationally.

01/23/2012

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O’Malley Signs Executive Order On Md. Growth Plan

Gov. Martin O’Malley signed an executive order on Monday to outline how the state’s first long-range plan for sustainable growth will be implemented.

12/19/2011

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Md. Bear Hunt Ends With 65 Killed

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says this year’s black bear hunt is over.

10/28/2011

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Report: Arts Funding Doesn’t Show Diversity

Billions of dollars in arts funding is serving a mostly wealthy, white audience that is shrinking while only a small chunk of money goes to emerging art groups that serve poorer communities that are more ethnically diverse, according to a report being released Monday.

10/10/2011

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O’Malley Presents Maryland Growth Plan At Summer Conference

Gov. Martin O’Malley is talking about plans to address sustainable growth and development in Maryland.

08/19/2011

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Md. Releases Land Use Analysis

A Maryland analysis has found that developed lands in the state increased 8.4 percent between 2002 and 2010.

08/18/2011

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Virginia To Decide On Continuing Ban On Winter Harvest Of Blue Crabs

Virginia will decide next month if it will continue a ban on the winter harvest of blue crabs from the Chesapeake Bay. The state’s Marine Resources Commission has had the ban in place for the past three years to rebuild the crab population.

07/27/2011

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Ash Tree-Killing Pest Found In Howard County

A destructive insect native to Asia has surfaced in Howard County, and millions of Maryland ash trees could be on the menu.

06/16/2011

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Booming Boomer Population Straining D.C.’s Suburbs

Baby boomers and retirees make up the fastest-growing populations in the Washington suburbs, new data show, growth that experts say will strain state and local governments to the breaking point.

05/26/2011

On Apr. 1, the U.S. government began conducting the census. (credit: Chip Comodevilla/Getty Images)

Census Shows Average Md. Household Size Stabilized

Maryland’s growing immigrant population helped stabilize the state’s average household size after six decades of decline, according to census data released Thursday.

05/26/2011

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