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Lower Shore Officials Slow To Embrace Social Media

Within the past few years, politicians have begun courting voters in 140 characters or less on Twitter and by making friends on Facebook. On the Eastern Shore, however, the embrace of social networking has moved a bit slower than in more urban areas.

05/07/2012

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Mark Zinno: Twitter Tough Guys

I’m not sure where we went wrong. I’m not sure when we thought it was okay for EVERYONE to have a platform to voice their opinion.

105.7 The Fan–04/26/2012

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Md. Bill Bans Employers From Asking For Facebook & Twitter Passwords

Maryland lawmakers become the first in the nation to take a stand against companies accessing the social media accounts of current or future employees.

04/11/2012

Tiger Woods celebrates after his birdie putt on the 18th hole to win the Chevron World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club on December 4, 2011 in Thousand Oaks, California. Woods finished at 10 under par to beat Zach Johnson by one stroke. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Steve Davis: Tiger’s Troubles

Tiger Woods tweeted Monday night that he received good news on his achilles, that it’s just a minor strain, and he will be able to resume hitting balls later this week.

105.7 The Fan–03/14/2012

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Steve Davis: Athletes & Twitter

Athletes run their mouths, or fingers, on Twitter, and get in serious trouble.

02/16/2012

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Towson University Bans Football Players From Using Twitter

Social media and college athletes. A Maryland university bans its football players from Twitter, causing backlash from students and lawmakers alike.

02/14/2012

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Live Updates: The 54th GRAMMYs

Check out our live video and Twitter updates from the red carpet. Keep up with all the Grammy award winners, red carpet stunners and celebrity gossip in real-time.

02/10/2012

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Same-Sex Marriage Tops Legislative Agenda For O’Malley

Governor Martin O’Malley presents his legislative agenda to the General Assembly Monday night and, as expected, it includes a bill to legalize same-sex marriage in Maryland.

01/23/2012

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‘Who Was Steve Jobs?’ Michael Oher Asks Twitter…From His iPhone

When it was announced Steve Jobs died Wednesday evening, many people turned to social media to mourn his passing. Not Michael Oher, though. He turned to Twitter to get answers, and he sure got them.

10/06/2011

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You Never Write Any More; Well, Hardly Anyone Does

Mom might get a quick note in the mail. Sister might get a birthday card. But that’s about it. For the typical American household these days, nearly two months will pass before a personal letter shows up.

10/03/2011

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Twitter: Best Of Travel & Outdoors Guide ‘Very Neat’ Says Gov. O’Malley

The Maryland Office of Tourism tweeted a link to one of our Travel & Outdoors Best Of Guides, and 10 others re-tweeted that link—including Gov. Martin O’Malley.

08/11/2011

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BLOG: The Voice Of The FAN – Ray Lewis Speaks And Stover Retires

In the midst of a lockout the NFL still made most of the headlines in Baltimore this week – Ray, Stover, Players Practice @ Towson U…So, What do the FANs think?

05/27/2011

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