Baltimore’s 2016 election is suddenly getting attention, as former mayor Sheila Dixon declares herself a candidate, running against incumbent Stephanie Rawlings-Blake in the Democratic primary race for mayor.
Former Mayor Sheila Dixon announced Wednesday she will be throwing her name into the ring for Baltimore city’s mayoral election in 2016.
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.
WJZ has learned former mayor Sheila Dixon wants her old job back and is seriously considering running again for Baltimore mayor.
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.
The neighborhood that saw a riot on Monday is peaceful now and happy after the officers involved in Freddie Gray’s arrest are facing charges in his death.
Former Governor Robert Ehrlich joined Ed and Steve to talk about the Baltimore riots and the political tensions in the city.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has issued a statement on the reasons she decided to call in the National Guard.
Baltimore streets previously rocked by riots were quiet Wednesday morning at the lifting of a nighttime curfew that was enforced by 3,000 police and National Guardsmen.
It is a disease that affects thousands of woman in Maryland– killing more here in Baltimore than any other area.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is getting her big break in theater, joining the cast of “Chicago, The Musical” next week at the Hippodrome Theatre.
Baltimore officials say there’s been a significant reduction in the city’s birth rate among teens.