Friday Morning Headlines: Trump Declines Invite to Baltimore’s NAACP Convention; Science Program Inspires City Students; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 21, 2017 7:25am

Young Science Explorers Program inspires students through experiments – ABC2

Hogan administration threatens to sue EPA – WYPR

State Launches Pilot Program For Digital Driver’s License – Associated Press

Neighbor: ‘Don’t Have A Lot Of Trust In Police’ After Officer Accused Of Planting Drugs – CBS Baltimore

NAACP Convention Kicks Off, Trump Declines Invitation – Baltimore Magazine

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Maya Rockeymoore, Elijah Cummings’ Wife, Might Run for Governor

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 9:42am

Still via Global Policy Solutions/YouTube

A congressman and a governor: How’s that for a political power couple?

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Poll: Hogan Still Posting Pretty High Approval Ratings Heading into 2018 Election

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 2:23pm

Courtesy Gov. Larry Hogan’s Office

The 2018 election season isn’t a great time to be a Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Maryland, if you’re going by the polls.

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Feds ‘Administratively Close’ Racial Discrimination Investigation into Hogan’s Nixing of Red Line

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 14, 2017 3:55pm

Photo via Gov. Larry Hogan/Twitter

Gov. Larry Hogan is off the hook in a federal civil rights probe into his decision to veto the nearly $3 billion Red Line rail project for Baltimore in June 2015.

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Bernie Sanders Endorses Ben Jealous in 2018 Governor’s Race

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 11:13am

Photo by AFGE, via Wikimedia Commons

Bernie Sanders is feeling the Ben.

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Hogan Administration Announces $10M to Fight Opioid Crisis, Plus Money for a 24-Hour Crisis Center in Baltimore

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 07, 2017 2:10pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Several months out since Gov. Larry Hogan called a state of emergency and announced $50 million coming over the next five years to fight Maryland’s worsening opioid crisis, the money is starting to flow.

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Friday Morning Headlines: Hogan Talks Violence, BaltimoreLink Rollout; A Different Jimmy’s in Fells Point to Reopen Next Week; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 07, 2017 7:25am

Hogan Addresses Baltimore Violence, MTA’s BaltimoreLink, Redistricting – WBAL

Jimmy’s Restaurant to Reopen Celebrating Old and New – Baltimore Magazine

Looking for the Maryland 400’s mass grave – WYPR

Victim walks into hospital after being shot in the face in Southern Baltimore – Fox45

An Army of Productive Sisterhood – BmoreArt



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Gov. Hogan Shakes Up State Cannabis Commission, Appoints Nine New Members

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 4:12pm

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Maryland’s newest cannabis commissioners include a pharmacist, a toxicologist, two physicians, the sheriff of Harford County and the state’s attorney for Frederick County, among others.

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Wednesday Morning Headlines: A Long Ride with a Dundalk Heroin Addict; Pugh Appoints Nine to Civilian Oversight Task Force; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 7:25am

Baltimore police shoot gunman in Curtis Bay – WBAL-TV

Long Ride – City Paper

Pugh appoints nine to Baltimore Civilian Oversight Task Force mandated by consent decree – Baltimore Sun

Hogan Repeals Waste Policy He Says Usurped Local Authority – AP

$1 million Multi-Match jackpot-winning ticket sold in Baltimore – Fox45


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Botanical Drug Research Firm Moving from NoVa to SoBo, Bringing 200 Jobs

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 26, 2017 3:20pm

Image via Google Street View

Vitreon America is leaving Northern Virginia behind for a new home in South Baltimore.

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