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Verizon Works To Keep People From Texting While Driving

Memorial Day to Labor Day are the deadliest days of the summer for drivers, especially young drivers. Many of the accidents are caused by distracted driving.

06/22/2013

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Verizon Customers: NSA Is Tracking Your Phone Calls

Your phone calls–under government surveillance. A new report shows the NSA has been collecting phone records of millions of Americans. The White House says the program helped prevent a terrorist attack. But others call it spying.

06/06/2013

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Top Cell Phone Providers Work Together To Fight Texting While Driving

It’s an unprecedented move by the nation’s top cell phone providers. Normally fierce competitors, the four companies have now banded together to fight the epidemic of texting and driving.

05/14/2013

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Edgewater High School Wins Verizon’s App Challenge

A team of high school students from South River High School in Edgewater is one of 10 winners of a national competition to develop mobile applications that address a need or problem in their schools or communities.

04/26/2013

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Rural Areas Struggle To Find Internet Providers

Lush hills and cornfields along acres of land mark Carroll County as a haven for people who want to get away from the city life and compact suburban developments — but finding reliable and affordable Internet can be a headache in rural areas.

02/26/2013

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Regulators Criticize Verizon’s Response To Storm

Federal regulators have issued a sharply critical report on phone problems that followed a severe wind storm in the Washington-metro area last year.

01/11/2013

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Verizon Sends Md. Technicians To New Jersey

A helping hand headed to New Jersey. That’s what utility workers in New Jersey requested after Superstorm Sandy swept through their area.

11/11/2012

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Prince George’s Officials Fixing 311 System Glitches

Verizon and Prince George’s County officials are working to fix glitches with the county’s new 311 system.

10/15/2012

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All Verizon Services Restored From Md. Derailment

Verizon Communications Inc. says all services disrupted by a train derailment near Baltimore have been restored.

08/22/2012

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Howard Co. Train Derailment Disrupts Verizon Service

Verizon Communications Inc. says a train derailment near Baltimore is disrupting land-line service to customers, including some government clients.

08/21/2012

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Opinions Mixed On Tree-Shaped Cell Phone Tower

Opinions are mixed about a new, 150-foot cell phone tower near Eastern Boulevard in Hagerstown.

02/12/2012

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Volunteers Help Boost Student Attendance At Baltimore County School

Getting kids to go to class. It’s a challenge for many schools, but one Baltimore County elementary school has boosted its attendance record thanks to some volunteers.

11/16/2011

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