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Tawon Boyd’s Family Files Wrongful Death Suit Against Baltimore County Police

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 2:26pm

Tawon Boyd, hospitalized before his death. Photo courtesy of the Law Office of A. Dwight Pettit, PA.

Family members of the late Tawon Boyd are suing five police officers, a paramedic and an EMT from Baltimore County in connection with Boyd’s in-custody death one year ago.

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Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Foose, Ex-HoCo Schools Superintendent, Turns Down Job with State Ed. Board

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 9:41am

Renee Foose poses with a “Most Admired CEOs” award from The Daily Record in 2014. Photo via Howard County Public Schools.

Renee Foose won’t be working for the Maryland State Department of Education, after all.

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Lifeline, Money & Power

City Council Unanimously Backs 50 Percent Renewable-Energy Plan for Md. by 2030

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 4:14pm

For what it’s worth, every one of Baltimore’s council members supports significantly boosting Maryland’s reliance on renewable energy in the next 13 years.

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Family to Receive $110K to Settle False Imprisonment Lawsuit Involving City Police

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 2:22pm

Baltimore officials today approved yet another settlement tied to an incident involving city police officers, signing off on a $110,000 payout to a family who said they were falsely arrested and imprisoned.

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Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Recently Replaced Howard Schools Superintendent Gets Job with State Ed. Board

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 11:24am

Renee Foose poses with a “Most Admired CEOs” award from The Daily Record in 2014. Photo via Howard County Public Schools.

Howard County Public Schools’ ousted superintendent has a new gig with the state board of education.

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Featured, Money & Power

Baltimore’s Deputy Solicitor of 13 Years Leaving for Private Sector

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 9:38am

David Ralph. Photo via Mayor’s Office.

David Ralph, who’s helped represent the city as an attorney in four consecutive mayoral administrations, is on his way out the door.

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Lifeline, Money & Power

3 Md. Congressmen Push Bill to Remove Robert E. Lee Statue at Antietam

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 4:06pm

Photo via National Park Service

The campaign against Confederate statues rages on in Maryland, this time out west at a historic Civil War battlefield.

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Downtown, Featured, Money & Power, Real Estate & Home

BDC Seeks Developer for 4 Downtown Properties Between The Block and Power Plant Live

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 2:00pm

Photo via Baltimore Development Corporation

The quasi-public nonprofit Baltimore Development Corporation is soliciting development ideas for four historic buildings in a neglected stretch downtown.

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Featured, Money & Power

Glitch at DPW Yields Screwed-Up (Shortened) Water Bills

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 9:30am

Was your water bill for last month extraordinarily low? Unfortunately, your low household consumption probably wasn’t the reason.

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Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is Running for Governor

0 Written by: | Monday, Sep 18, 2017 9:28am

Photo from April, via Kevin Kamenetz/Twitter

Baltimore County’s top elected officeholder ended months of speculation today, officially announcing a run for the governor’s office.

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