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Friday Morning Headlines: Local Firefighters to go Help with Hurricane Irma; Truck Filled with Milk Overturns in HoCo; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 08, 2017 7:24am

Tractor-Trailer Carrying Milk Overturns On Maryland Road — CBS Baltimore

In a Highlandtown church basement, rallying to resist the cancellation of DACA — Baltimore Brew

Gov. Larry Hogan’s catchphrase makes its way to new Maryland brand campaign — BBJ

National Aquarium and Enoch Pratt Free Library Relaunch Joint Effort — Baltimore Magazine

Baltimore County firefighters dispatched to Hurricane Irma — ABC2

Featured, Money & Power, Pikesville

Commission Will Determine What to Do with Pikesville’s Old Armory

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 06, 2017 9:36am

The Pikesville Armory in 2009. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

The vacant Maryland National Guard armory on Reisterstown Road in Pikesville may soon be a new candidate for redevelopment.

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Culture, Money & Power

Md. Senate President Says He Regrets that Taney Remarks ‘Distracted’ from Issue

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017 4:44pm

Roger Taney’s since-removed statue in Annapolis. Photo via City of Annapolis.

For what it’s worth, Mike Miller is sorry he stood up for Supreme Court Chief Justice Roger Taney and his complicated past.

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Friday Morning Headlines: Judges Refuse Hogan’s Offer to Discuss Crime; WYPR at 15; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 25, 2017 7:39am

Don’t Touch That Dial – WYPR

Judges say they won’t meet with Hogan about Baltimore crime – Baltimore Sun

Police: Shots fired at cars in Sparks – WBAL-TV

Tent City residents moved to shelter in a process organizer calls rushed – Baltimore Brew

New Report Addresses Long-Lasting Issues Within Baltimore’s VA Medical Center – CBS Baltimore

Culture, Featured, Money & Power

Hogan Defends Md. Flag After Controversy Over Confederate Ties

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 2:33pm

Rest assured, Maryland flag protectors: The governor has no intention of changing the state banner.

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Lifeline

Maryland Among 9 States that Agree to Deeper Carbon Emission Cuts

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 4:02pm

Photo by Alfred Palmer, via Library of Congress

Gov. Larry Hogan’s administration has agreed to a plan to cut the Northeastern United States’ cap for carbon emissions by 30 percent through 2030.

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Monday Morning Headlines: Solar Eclipse Looms; Entrepreneurial Program Offers Lessons to Students; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 21, 2017 7:23am

Children and parents prepare for eclipse at Port Discovery — Baltimore Sun

Hogan announces new state development plan — AP

Confederate monument in Howard Co. covered; county council says it will come down — Fox45

Walks Kill The Orioles’ Chances In 5-4 Loss To Angels — PressBox

Entrepreneurial Program Teaches Baltimore Students How To Run A Business — CBS Baltimore

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Md. Senate Prez Irked by How His Colleagues Went About Voting to Remove Taney Statue

1 Written by: | Friday, Aug 18, 2017 10:03am

Roger Taney’s since-removed statue in Annapolis. Photo via City of Annapolis.

The Democratic president of Maryland’s senate is upset about emails – specifically those relating to the removal of Roger Taney’s bronze likeness outside the State House.

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Featured, Money & Power

State House Trust Votes to Remove Statue of Roger Taney in Annapolis

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 9:29am

Roger Taney’s statue in Annapolis. Photo via City of Annapolis.

With Baltimore’s Confederate memorials now gone, the political fight against Maryland’s commemorations of those who supported or advanced the Lost Cause has shifted to Annapolis.

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Culture, Featured, Money & Power

Gov. Hogan Says State Should Remove Statue of Roger Taney in Annapolis

2 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 4:59pm

Roger Taney’s statue at the State House. Photo via City of Annapolis.

Maryland’s Republican governor has switched sides in the debate over whether to remove a statue of Roger B. Taney from the State House in Annapolis.

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