Culture

Baltimore’s Cone Sisters to be Subjects of a World Premiere Play

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 4:50pm

Director Joseph Ritsch. Photo by Dan Corey/via Rep Stage.

The Cone sisters are well-known to visitors of the Baltimore Museum of Art, which has a wing dedicated to the art they collected.

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Md. House Passes Bill Protecting Immigrants, Which Gov. Hogan Promptly Promises to Veto

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 9:53am

Photo via U.S. Department of Homeland Security/Wikimedia Commons

The Maryland House of Delegates yesterday passed a measure restricting law enforcement from stopping individuals due to suspicions about their immigration status. Gov. Larry Hogan promptly said he doesn’t plan to let that bill become law.

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Thursday Morning Headlines: The Rise of Nazism in Baltimore in the 1930s; Friends School Student Charged in Sex Assault Cases; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 7:24am

Police Investigate White Supremacy Literature in a Md. Neighborhood – CBS Baltimore

15-year-old charged as juvenile in alleged sexual assaults at Friends School of Baltimore – Baltimore Sun

Leaders call wide city schools budget gap devastating – WYPR

Our Town: What the rise of Nazism looked like in Baltimore during the 1930s – City Paper

Howard County teacher submits resignation letter over health issues experienced in school buildings – ABC2

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Howard County Council Votes ‘Yes’ on Sanctuary Bill

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 07, 2017 9:17am

The council chambers, Courtesy Howard County Government

Lawmakers have approved an ordinance designed to shield Howard County’s undocumented residents from police-aided deportation, though the measure’s future remains very much in question.

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Monday Morning Headlines: Anti-Immigrant Incident Unfolds at Hopkins Hospital; Marylanders Push Hogan to Condemn Trump; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 06, 2017 7:24am

Viewing for 6 children killed in Baltimore fire emphasizes family ‘not alone’ in grief – Fox45

Anti-immigrant incident at Johns Hopkins Hospital prompts reminder of “core values” – Baltimore Brew

Hundreds rally for governor to speak out against Trump policies – WBAL-TV

Howard County Council plans vote on immigrant sanctuary proposal – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore sees most January homicides in more than a decade – AP

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Howard County Executive Not a Fan of ‘Sanctuary’ County Proposal

1 Written by: | Friday, Jan 06, 2017 9:30am

Courtesy Allan Kittleman/Twitter

Allan Kittleman wants no part in the collective push by Baltimore-area lawmakers to offer sanctuary to undocumented residents.

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Howard County Legislators Seek to Adopt Sanctuary Status, Too

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 03, 2017 9:03am

Courtesy Howard County Government

Seventeen days before Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as president, a pair of Howard County lawmakers plan to introduce a bill that would make their county the latest “sanctuary” jurisdiction in the area for undocumented immigrants.

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Police Rescue Packages Stolen in Columbia by Baltimore Grinches

0 Written by: | Thursday, Dec 08, 2016 3:32pm

Courtesy Howard County Police

The stolen goods, Courtesy Howard County Police

Howard County police officers are working double-time this holiday season, saving packages from thieves driving through Columbia and playing Santa by delivering them back to their rightful owners.

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Columbia’s Merriweather Post Pavilion Has a New Owner

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 3:52pm

Merriweather Post Pavilion Outside

A Maryland landmark by noted architect Frank Gehry officially changed hands today when a private developer transferred ownership of Columbia’s Merriweather Post Pavilion to a community arts organization.

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Howard County Has a New Sheriff in Town

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 3:21pm

howard_county_sheriff

Gov. Larry Hogan has picked former Howard County police chief Bill McMahon as his replacement for James Fitzgerald.

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