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  • Let courts decide who sets Maryland school calendar

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    By Published September 26, 2016 at 8:26 AM - No Comments By Barry Rascovar For MarylandReporter.com Does Gov. Larry Hogan Jr. have the power to issue an executive order mandating when the school year begins and ends? It’s not the most pressing question facing Maryland – but the answer could have […]

    Let courts decide who sets Maryland school calendar
  • State revenue estimates are down $783 million over the next two years

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    By Published September 26, 2016 at 8:21 AM - No Comments By Len Lazarick Len@MarylandReporter.com Maryland tax revenues are expected to be down $365 million this fiscal year and another $418 million in fiscal 2018, a $783 million drop in what the state can spend, eating up all this year’s projected […]

    State revenue estimates are down $783 million over the next two years
  • From Freedom House to Freddie Gray: Maryland well-represented in new African-American museum By Capital News Service

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    By Published September 26, 2016 at 8:15 AM - No Comments By Mina Haq Capital News Service Although the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African American History and Culture opens Saturday in the heart of Washington, the state of Maryland from which D.C. was carved has a strong presence. From a […]

    From Freedom House to Freddie Gray: Maryland well-represented in new African-American museum By Capital News Service
  • Remembering Wayne C. Countryman

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    By Published September 26, 2016 at 7:02 AM - One Comment A week ago last Friday night I crawled onto the couch, feeling rather sick. I posted as much on Facebook and a few minutes later my friend Wayne posted, “Feel better soon (if not sooner).” That was Wayne, and it […]

    Remembering Wayne C. Countryman
  • Babe Ruth bus tour is a winner in Baltimore

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    By Published September 25, 2016 at 10:58 AM - No Comments On Saturday morning about 30 fans of one of baseball’s, and Baltimore’s, most legendary figures – George Herman “Babe” Ruth – gathered at Peabody Heights Brewery, in Charles Village, the jumping off point for a two hour bus tour. This […]

    Babe Ruth bus tour is a winner in Baltimore
  • Beating obesity part 6: Look at the numbers

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    By Published September 24, 2016 at 7:01 AM - No Comments The starting point for weight loss is clearly to determine what you actually weigh right now. I fully understand that doing that can be very scary but it is the only sure way to put yourself on the path to […]

    Beating obesity part 6: Look at the numbers
  • Bernie Sanders: Wells Fargo’s business model is fraud

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    By Published September 23, 2016 at 8:16 AM - No Comments Let’s be clear, the business model of Wall Street is fraud. In my view, there is no better example than the recently-exposed illegal behavior at Wells Fargo. The CEO of Wells Fargo admitted this week that he knew in 2013 […]

    Bernie Sanders: Wells Fargo’s business model is fraud
  • Storks: A bird bash worth seeing

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    By Published September 21, 2016 at 10:25 PM - No Comments 2 ½ out 4 stars Remember when storks delivered babies? That was so 20th century. Now, Stork Mountain is home to the Amazon-like Cornerstore.com, which uses storks to deliver packages, not bundles of joy. But there’s a problem: one baby […]

    Storks: A bird bash worth seeing



News

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Let courts decide who sets Maryland school calendar

By Barry Rascovar For MarylandReporter.com Does Gov. Larry Hogan Jr. have the power to issue....

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State revenue estimates are down $783 million over the next two years

By Len Lazarick Len@MarylandReporter.com Maryland tax revenues are expected to be down $365 million this....

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From Freedom House to Freddie Gray: Maryland well-represented in new African-American museum By Capital News Service

By Mina Haq Capital News Service Although the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African American....

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Bernie Sanders: Wells Fargo’s business model is fraud

Let’s be clear, the business model of Wall Street is fraud. In my....

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Storks: A bird bash worth seeing

2 ½ out 4 stars Remember when storks delivered babies? That was so 20th....

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Pepco, Delmarva want to charge consumers higher electric rates

By Katishi Maake  Capital News Service  In less than a year, three Exelon-owned power companies....

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Bad vanity license plates may end in Maryland

By Sam Reilly Capital News Service The Maryland Court of Appeals is considering whether the....

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Maryland’s marijuana system of growers and processors is rigged

By Barry Rascovar For MarylandReporter.com Maybe Donald Trump is right: The system is rigged. For....

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Was Maryland’s Olympic success based on wealth?

By Jake Eisenberg, Camille Chrysostom and Julz Harvey Capital News Service Athletes from Maryland –....

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Baltimore Concert Opera opens season with Rossini’s Tancredi

BALTIMORE, Maryland – Baltimore Concert Opera is thrilled to present Rossini’s Tancredi which....

Blogs

Seat reserved for the late Wayne C. Countryman at Baltimore's Aging Newspapermens Club. (Anthony C. Hayes)

Remembering Wayne C. Countryman

A week ago last Friday night I crawled onto the couch, feeling rather....

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Babe Ruth bus tour is a winner in Baltimore

On Saturday morning about 30 fans of one of baseball’s, and Baltimore’s, most....

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Beating obesity part 6: Look at the numbers

The starting point for weight loss is clearly to determine what you actually....

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Beating obesity Part 5: The food we eat

Part 5 of a series on beating obesity Before diving into the world of....

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Hampdenfest brings joy to all

“The Avenue,” 36th Street, in Hampden was packed Sept. 17 with folks enjoying Hampdenfest.....

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Elizabeth Hazen reads ‘Underwear Girl’

Elizabeth Hazen is one of Baltimore’s most acclaimed poets. She is also an....

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Walk every day, never quit

Two ways to fail, one way to win — Part four of Ron....

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Standing Rock Sioux get help from president

Twelve days ago I wrote about the Standing Rock Sioux, with hundreds of....

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Take a trip to Geb’s BBQ in Woodlawn

Usually this column is about restaurants and travel destinations, but this time around something a little....

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Baltimore Symphony Orchestra does ‘Pop Up at Penn Station

It was a fun time in the main lobby of Penn Station Wednesday.....


Poetry and Literature

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Labor Day, 2016-A Survivor’s Story

It’s the only U.S. holiday dedicated solely to workers. And since there’s no....

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Can sugarcane save Ethiopia’s dwindling forests?

Sugarcane harvest in Ethiopia (Wikipedia) Ethiopia is one of the most beautiful countries in....

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Between Two Lifetimes

Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present an excerpt from Between Two Lifetimes by....

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The Zozo Phenomenon

The Zozo Phenomenon probes the mystery behind a malevolent Ouija spirit named Zozo.....

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Police Work: The breaking of an honest cop, Chapter 6

Chapter 6 In December 1992 I was the chief witness for the United States....

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Police Work: The breaking of an honest cop Chapter 5

Chapter 5 Less than two weeks after I testified at the second hearing things....

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Police Work: The breaking of an honest cop Chapter 4

The Loudoun County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office had come under scrutiny in the past....

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Police Work: The breaking of an honest cop Chapter 3

Chapter 3 It all started in the spring of 1987. I had taken a few....

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Police Work: The breaking of an honest cop Chapter 2

Chapter 2 After my honorable discharge from the US Army in 1979 I had....

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Police Work: The breaking of an honest cop Chapter 1

Chapter 1 Truth, oath, honor, and integrity. Simple but powerful words. The definitions that....

Lyrics

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‘Let’s Make It Happen’ (Baltimore #Song4Unity)

The talented musicians behind "Let's Make It Happen". (Bonnie Schupp)   “Let’s Make It Happen”....

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See You Again

LYRICS: "See You Again" Band: The Hour Zero Written By Elsie Mychols/Tom Richards Recorded and Produced by....

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A Magical Christmas

A Magical Christmas Words and music by Laurie Biagini, copyright 2015 Vancouver BC Christmas time....

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Deep Blue Water

Adryelle feat. StarBoy I'm thirsty here can't you see? where can you get a drink around....

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WATERSPOUT

Stagnant in sea-level orbit, we swore her to corner the wild flow. She cracked, but....

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Do you still think of me?

I once loved a woman or so I thought She took me for a....

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River of Life

Dedicated to Steve (Hoss) and Rob (RIP) On the river of life, river of....

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Wanderlilly

Lady Wanderlilly Come on over to me now She moves so gracefully In my ear she....

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Soul Is…

Maybe soul is just a paper bag filled with air maybe a little baby,....

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Carondolet

Some night walk up Bourbon Past old Lafitteʼs bar Cross Esplanade into Marigny Itʼs really not....

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