Tuesday Afternoon Headlines: Food Stamp Fraud; Tax Revenue Lower Than Expected; Ravens Make Cuts; and more

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 5:32pm

14 Baltimore-area retailers indicted for food stamp fraud — Baltimore Sun

Hogan announces new study on Bay Crossing — WBAL

Parents call for portable AC units for Baltimore County schools — CBS Baltimore

Maryland tax revenue comes in 1.5 percent lower than expected for fiscal 2016 — BBJ

Ravens finalize cuts to 75; Elam not included — Yahoo! Sports



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Under Armour Plans Big New Distribution Center for Sparrows Point

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 10:34am

Outside Building 37 (courtesy Under Armour)

Outside Building 37 (courtesy Under Armour)

Under Armour plans to build a gigantic distribution center–and employ 1,000 people–on the site¬†where the Sparrows Point steel mill used to be. How’s that for some old Baltimore/new Baltimore symbolism? Read More →

Tuesday Morning Headlines: State Public Defender’s Office Calls for Suspension of BPD Surveillance Program; Bluegrass Tavern Changes Ownership; ‘Major Announcement’ Coming on School Starting Date; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 7:00am

Bluegrass Tavern Changes Ownership, Plans for New Name and Menu Items –

Police: Months After Barricade With Deputies, Baltimore County Cop Found Dead In Home – CBS Baltimore

Hogan, Franchot to make ‘major announcement’ on school starting date – Baltimore Sun

Educating black engineers in Baltimore – Baltimore Sun

State public defender’s office calls for immediate suspension of Baltimore police surveillance program – Baltimore Sun


Monday Afternoon Headlines: Bank Robber Leaves Package Behind; America’s Worst Bus Stop; and more

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 5:26pm

Public defender’s office calls for immediate suspension of Baltimore police surveillance program — Baltimore Sun

Months after barricade with deputies, Baltimore County cop found dead in home — CBS Baltimore

Bank robber leaves behind small package — WBAL

Port Covington TIF work session postponed amid negotiations — BBJ

What makes this Maryland bus stop America’s worst? — Here and Now


Monday Morning Headlines: Katie Ledecky Passes Up $5M in Endorsements; Md. Inmate Sends Extortion Letter from Prison; Bittersweet Farewell to Frank M. Reid at Bethel AME; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 7:00am

Turns Out, Michael Phelps Was Listening To Future During ‘Angry Face’ – The Huffington Post

Katie Ledecky explains why she is passing up an estimated $5 million per year in endorsements – Business Insider

Maryland inmate sends extortion letter from prison – Washington Post

Maryland tries to strengthen foster care for gay and transgender youths – Washington Post

A bittersweet farewell to Frank M. Reid at Bethel AME – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun photographer catches bats scoring in end zone during Ravens-Lions – Baltimore Sun


Friday Afternoon Headlines: Woodlawn Water Main Break; County AC Policy Stirs Controversy; State Fair Rides Safe; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 26, 2016 5:40pm

Former Hogan cabinet secretary had state employees help with coursework, record show — Baltimore Sun

County schools’ AC policy stirs controversy — CBS Baltimore

Wes Moore’s BridgeEDU expands to Coppin State — BBJ

Massive water main break disrupts Woodlawn — WBAL

Rides at Maryland state fair safe, inspector says — WBAL-TV

Haloti Ngata ready for friends, crabcakes in Baltimore – Detroit Free Press


Friday Morning Headlines: Juveniles Charged in Playground Fire; Flacco Takes the Field Saturday; and more

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 26, 2016 9:24am

Following criticism, USM eliminates bonuses for chancellor — Baltimore Sun

Scherzer gem helps Nationals beat Orioles — Reuters

Four juveniles charged in playground fire — CBS Baltimore

Victims of speedboat crash at Kent Island file lawsuit — WBAL

Baltimore Ravens’ Joe Flacco set to see first action Saturday — UPI


Thursday Afternoon Headlines: Heat Index Forecast Near 100 Friday; Some Baltimore County Schools to Close; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 5:46pm

With heat index forecast near 100 Friday, some Baltimore County schools to close — Baltimore Sun

Former Baltimore County officer charged with sexually assaulting stepson — WBAL

Man gets 70 months for looting, arson and assault during riots — CBS Baltimore

BWI sets passenger record — BBJ

Why the Baltimore Orioles’ outstanding closer should not win the Cy Young — FoxSports


Wednesday Afternoon Headlines: 5 People Stabbed in Dispute; Maryland-Japan Accord; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 6:00pm

Baltimore approves $1.1 million more for tasers — Baltimore Sun

Ravens help tackle city’s trash problem — CBS Baltimore

Hogan, Japanese ambassador ink cooperation — WBAL

Old Line Spirits puts final touch on 25,000 sq. ft. space in Highlandtown — BBJ

Did two broadcasters just add a bit of spice to the Orioles-Nats rivalry? — Washington Post

5 people stabbed after dispute in Baltimore— WBAL-TV


Wednesday Morning Headlines: BARCS Scouts New Location; Tillman Headed for DL; and more

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 9:34am

Maryland boy who got double hand amputation can throw a football, write with pencil — Baltimore Sun

Wiping out Baltimore’s most violent gang remains a top priority — CBS Baltimore

Maryland PARCC scores show slight improvement in math — WBAL

BARCS scouts a new location — BBJ

With Chris Tillman headed to DL, Orioles road to postseason just got rockier — ESPN


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