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New Citywide Sweeping Program Will Get Rid Of Trash In Baltimore Streets

It takes the phrase “spring cleaning” to another level. A new initiative in Baltimore will create a greener, healthier city by getting rid of all that trash piling up on our streets.

03/22/2014

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University Of Baltimore Launches New Initiative To Reduce Student Debt

College debt continues to climb. It’s a huge financial burden for students and their families. But now, a Maryland university launches a new, first of its kind program that could save students thousands of dollars.

03/19/2014

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Md. House Passes Needle Exchange Expansion

The Maryland House of Delegates has passed a measure to allow drug users to get more than one clean needle at one time in Baltimore’s needle exchange program.

03/07/2014

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President Obama Unveils New Initiative To Help At-Risk Youth Succeed

President Obama has a new plan to help the youth succeed.

02/27/2014

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Md. Medicaid Head Leaving As Program Adds Clients

The head of Maryland’s Medicaid program is leaving his post as the program adds tens of thousands of new clients under the health care overhaul.

02/19/2014

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Senate Passes Bill To Add 22,000 Wildland Acres

The Maryland Senate voted unanimously Friday to add nearly 22,000 acres of state-owned property to its Wildland protection program.

02/14/2014

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NSA Whistleblower From Md. Gives His Take On The President’s Speech

The investigation into the controversial NSA surveillance program continues.

01/17/2014

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Tracking Climate Change: Md. Residents Snap Pictures Of High Tides

Maryland environmental officials are asking residents to snap pictures of high tides along the state’s shoreline as part of an effort to document the effects of climate change.

01/03/2014

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

Md. Asks Residents To Snap Pictures Of High Tides

Maryland environmental officials are asking residents to snap pictures of high tides along the state’s shoreline as part of an effort to document the effects of climate change.

12/31/2013

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Federal Judge Calls NSA Spying Lawful ‘Counter-Punch’ To Terrorism

A federal judge rules in favor of a program allowing the NSA to collect the phone records of millions of Americans. This, after another judge found the practice unconstitutional.

12/27/2013

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Task Force Recommends End Of Cash Bail, Bonds

A task force considering reforms for Maryland’s bail review system is recommending a pretrial risk assessment program.

12/13/2013

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Gansler Proposes Youth Apprenticeship Plan

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is proposing a youth apprenticeship plan to help expand job opportunities.

12/12/2013

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