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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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FBI Probe Child Sex Abuse At Fort Meade

A possible case of sexual abuse is under investigation at Fort Meade.

11/08/2013

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Baltimore City Considers Earlier Curfew Plan

Big changes could be on the way for the city’s youth curfew.

09/10/2013

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Task Force On Juvenile Court To Meet

The Maryland Task Force on Juvenile Court Jurisdiction is scheduled to meet.

09/10/2013

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Officials See Jump In Restraints At Youth Facility

Maryland officials are calling on the Victor Cullen Center to cut the number of times it restrains youths at the facility considered the state’s most secure facility for young offenders.

08/16/2013

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Smoothie Stand Gives At Risk Young People First Taste Of Responsibility

It was hot at the Inner Harbor, perfect for the grand opening of a smoothie business. But there’s more to this than just a cool drink.

06/28/2013

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Eating Disorder Orthorexia On The Rise

This is the time of year when many people are getting in shape for summer. But do some go too far?

05/01/2013

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3 Youths Hurt In Brawl In Frederick

Frederick city police say three juveniles are recovering from injuries they suffered in a brawl involving 10 to 15 youths.

04/08/2013

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Hollywood Diner Is Back Open & Offering More Than Food

A Baltimore and Hollywood legend is back. The Hollywood Diner is once again offering more than just food.

12/19/2012

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Summit Focuses On Criminal Justice System

A conference in Baltimore is focusing on how minority adolescents and teenagers are being treated in Maryland’s criminal justice system.

10/03/2012

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Smoking On The Rise In Youth Movies

Onscreen tobacco use increased by 34% per movie last year in films targeted at children and teens.

10/01/2012

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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

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