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New plan presented for Woodberry site to replace stone houses
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New plan presented for Woodberry site to replace stone houses

Property owners who ran afoul of city officials and the Woodberry neighborhood in May when they demolished two 19th-century homes without notice...

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Adam Skolnik: Fair housing law won’t be fair to rental property owners
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Adam Skolnik: Fair housing law won’t be fair to rental property owners

The Maryland Multi-Housing Association applauds the Anne Arundel County Council for introducing CB 55-19 to establish Anne Arundel's first Fair...

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Baltimore City Council bill would create new overlay district with building height restrictions in Fells Point
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Baltimore City Council bill would create new overlay district with building height restrictions in Fells Point

The Baltimore City Council may soon establish an overlay district in Fells Point that would specify building height restrictions in certain areas...

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Maryland Gov. Hogan names aide as state labor secretary
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Maryland Gov. Hogan names aide as state labor secretary

Robinson has served as the Republican governor's deputy chief of staff, working on issues including labor, housing, education, human services and...

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Anne Arundel County replaces head of planning and zoning
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Anne Arundel County replaces head of planning and zoning

County Executive Steuart Pittman announced Tuesday he is moving his chief of planning and zoning to a new position overseeing redevelopment...

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Hundreds rally outside Baltimore's ICE office in defense of immigrants
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Hundreds rally outside Baltimore's ICE office in defense of immigrants

Amid a crowd chanting mantras like "Si, se puede" and "Say it loud, say it clear, immigrants are welcome here" stands Betty Robinson. She is 80...

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Black Vegetarian Society of Maryland keeps it green and delicious
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Black Vegetarian Society of Maryland keeps it green and delicious

Left to right, Apeh Clary, Vallejo, CA, manager, and Carrie Dewberry, Durham, NC, So Freakin' Vegan Instagram and Youtuber, give a food...

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John Harry Filbert III, horse owner who won the Maryland Hunt Cup and sold residential real estate, dies
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John Harry Filbert III, horse owner who won the Maryland Hunt Cup and sold residential real estate, dies

John Harry Filbert III, who sold residential real estate and was the owner of the 1998 Maryland Hunt Cup winner, died of an apparent heart attack...

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New toilets delivered to Poe Homes as Baltimore City Council seeks answers on water outage response
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New toilets delivered to Poe Homes as Baltimore City Council seeks answers on water outage response

City officials canvas apartments in Poe Homes to determine how many are still struggling with their water pressure. As workers unloaded replacement...

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'This is going to save lives starting today': Baltimore's sixth Safe Streets site opens in Brooklyn-Curtis Bay
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'This is going to save lives starting today': Baltimore's sixth Safe Streets site opens in Brooklyn-Curtis Bay

Catholic Charities and its Safe Streets team welcome neighborhood residents, elected officials and community leaders to a neighborhood party, Unity...

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Changing food stamp rules cause drop in sales for some Lexington Market vendors
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Changing food stamp rules cause drop in sales for some Lexington Market vendors

Elliot Bodner, owner of Mary Mervis Delicatessen at Lexington Market, says his business dropped off because he can no longer accept food stamps...

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FBI appoints new head of bureau's Baltimore field office
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FBI appoints new head of bureau's Baltimore field office

The FBI has named Jennifer C. Boone as the special agent in charge of the bureau's Baltimore office. Boone will replace Baltimore native Stephen E....

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How women are shaping Baltimore's 2019 Pride Festival
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How women are shaping Baltimore's 2019 Pride Festival

Drag queen Whitney Gucci Goo, from left, Lakesha Davis, Baltimore Pride coordinator and Charisse Nichols are pictured at Bar Vasquez. When Mimi...

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Pair of steers corralled after breaking free in West Baltimore
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Pair of steers corralled after breaking free in West Baltimore

Two bulls escaped from a slaughterhouse but they were corralled behind the Penn Square apartments. No bull. Five years - to the day - after a 780...

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New study urges Baltimore to act against rising water rates that disproportionately affect African Americans
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New study urges Baltimore to act against rising water rates that disproportionately affect African Americans

Last chance to purchase your tickets to Brews and O's! Advocates for policy changes to Baltimore's water billing system rally in front of City Hall...

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Baltimore ransomware update: what city residents need to know about water bills, taxes, tickets and more
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Baltimore ransomware update: what city residents need to know about water bills, taxes, tickets and more

Last chance to purchase your tickets to Brews and O's! Baltimore City officials announced Monday that 65% of public employees have regained access...

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Grants awarded for new splash pad and playground in Sykesville, new trail and observatory in Taneytown
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Grants awarded for new splash pad and playground in Sykesville, new trail and observatory in Taneytown

Last chance to purchase your tickets to Brews and O's! Millard Cooper Park could have a splash pad and a new playground installed by the end of the...

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Moira Frost, schools volunteer and neighborhood activist, dies
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Moira Frost, schools volunteer and neighborhood activist, dies

Last chance to purchase your tickets to Brews and O's! Moira A. Frost volunteered at schools and served on the Falls Road Community Association....

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Retail center north of Baltimore, Nottingham Commons, sells to Frankel Properties
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Retail center north of Baltimore, Nottingham Commons, sells to Frankel Properties

Don't miss: 48 hour flash sale on Brews & O's tickets. Use code "BREWS15" for $15 off your ticket. Nottingham Commons in White Marsh has been...

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Long-troubled Glen Burnie property under contract for sale
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Long-troubled Glen Burnie property under contract for sale

Last chance to purchase your tickets to Brews and O's! Sandra German, president of Greater Fernglen Community Association Inc in front of a...

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Baltimore Mayor Young: Harborplace mall should be 'torn down and redone'
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Baltimore Mayor Young: Harborplace mall should be 'torn down and redone'

Don't miss: 48 hour flash sale on Brews & O's tickets. Use code "BREWS15" for $15 off your ticket. Harborplace, which has struggled with vacancies...

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You asked: How do Baltimore neighborhoods get their names? The origin behind Pigtown, Sandtown and more.
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You asked: How do Baltimore neighborhoods get their names? The origin behind Pigtown, Sandtown and more.

Editor's note: This is the latest in a series of occasional articles inspired by readers' curiosity. What do you wonder about the Baltimore area...

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Stephen L. Levinson, real estate manager, restaurateur, dies
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Stephen L. Levinson, real estate manager, restaurateur, dies

Don't miss Trey Mancini and Joey Rickard guest bartend at the first Brews & O's event June 10th. Get your tickets today! Stephen Levinson also had...

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Surprise demolition of 19th-century Baltimore homes upsets Woodberry neighbors
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Surprise demolition of 19th-century Baltimore homes upsets Woodberry neighbors

Don't miss Trey Mancini and Joey Rickard guest bartend at the first Brews & O's event June 10th. Get your tickets today! Demolition of stone...

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In search of business deals, Baltimore delegation makes annual trip to Las Vegas for retail convention
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In search of business deals, Baltimore delegation makes annual trip to Las Vegas for retail convention

Don't miss Trey Mancini and Joey Rickard guest bartend at the first Brews & O's event June 10th. Get your tickets today! Democratic Mayor Bernard C...

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Watch implosion of Pennsylvania skyscraper, a landmark of steel industry’s glory days
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Watch implosion of Pennsylvania skyscraper, a landmark of steel industry’s glory days

Martin Tower vanished from the Lehigh Valley landscape Sunday, a poignant and fittingly spectacular end to the former world headquarters of...

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Local investors focus on remaking old Baltimore buildings into offices, apartments
News 2 months ago
Local investors focus on remaking old Baltimore buildings into offices, apartments

Landmark Partners has proposed building an eight-story office building behind the Grand Central building at Charles and Eager streets as it...

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A move afoot: As Towson urbanizes, groups work to get people walking
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A move afoot: As Towson urbanizes, groups work to get people walking

As construction projects continue Towson's growth, an effort is being made to make the downtown more walkable. The suburbs have a familiar routine:...

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Reverse Baltimore’s population slide: Kick the west side into gear
News 2 months ago
Reverse Baltimore’s population slide: Kick the west side into gear

Seawall Development, hired by the city to rethink Lexington Market, envisions a traditional shed-style building that salutes the market's long...

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Howard lawmakers vote to allow county to enter into agreement to build 13th high school in Jessup
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Howard lawmakers vote to allow county to enter into agreement to build 13th high school in Jessup

The Howard County Council voted 3-2 Monday to allow local officials to enter into an agreement to purchase land in Jessup to build a 13th high...

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