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Police seek women who stole shoes from trampoline park
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:43:00 -0400
Police are trying to identify two women accused of stealing shoes from Launch Trampoline Park on Saturday.

Missing child found in Maryland; father sought after woman found dead in Florida home
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:21:07 PDT
Authorities in Florida are seeking a man believed to be driving a car with Maryland tags after a woman was found dead in his apartment and his child temporarily went missing.On Wednesday morning, Jacksonville sheriff's deputies went to the man's home in the 3800 block of University Blvd. in Jacksonville...

Council approves plan to convert Annabelle Street house into apartments
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400
On Monday night, city council gave a homeowner the go-ahead to divide his house on Annabelle Street into four apartments that he plans to rent out to tenants.

Study: Washington officials see public as largely uninformed
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:00:00 PDT
Federal officials view Americans as largely uninformed on key public policy issues, according to a new study from Johns Hopkins University. A survey of 850 federal bureaucrats conducted by Hopkins finds that most non-elected officials think Americans know "very little" about key issues. Researchers...

Howard County police identify officer who shot man during Monday’s standoff
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:13:00 PDT
Howard County police have identified 10-year department veteran Pfc. Zachary Cerrone as the officer who shot and wounded a suicidal man Monday in Columbia during a standoff.Cerrone is assigned to the department's tactical section, police said Wednesday, and fired one shot at 42-year-old James Andrew...

FDA approves ‘artificial pancreas’ to manage diabetes
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:24:00 PDT
Federal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind "artificial pancreas," a device that can help some diabetes patients manage their disease by constantly monitoring their blood sugar and delivering insulin as needed. The device from Medtronic was approved Wednesday for patients with Type 1 diabetes,...

New Navy stealth destroyer, guided-missile cruiser coming to Baltimore for Fleet Week
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:44:00 PDT
The Navy announced Wednesday that it plans to send five ships to Baltimore to take part in Fleet Week next month — a cruiser, a destroyer, two transport ships and the new stealth ship USS Zumwalt. Fleet week begins on Oct. 10 and people will have a chance to clamber aboard the ships. Some 3,100...

Baltimore schools receive $200,000 to expand free breakfast program
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:24:00 PDT
Share Our Strength, a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit aiming to reduce childhood hunger, announced Wednesday it will grant Baltimore schools $200,000 for food service equipment to support an alternative breakfast plan. The money, to be paid in four installments of $50,000 over the next two years,...

Beyond Pop: Sweet Christmas!
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:00:00 -0400
In the early 1970s, movies like “Shaft,” “Super Fly,” “Blacula” and “Slaughter” ushered in the genre known as blaxploitation. In 1972, Marvel Comics quickly piggybacked on this growing trend where stories were usually set in poor, urban neighborhoods with its…

Light in a Dark Box: ‘A Godly Manner’ premieres at Holiday Cinemas
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:00:00 -0400
With much going on with independent film happenings right now in Frederick, chalk it up as a good problem to have. So where to begin?

New riverboat sets sail on Havre de Grace’s Susquehanna
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:03:00 PDT
After the Lantern Queen Riverboat surprised many by retiring two years ago, a new "party boat" is setting sail on the Susquehanna in Havre de Grace. Capt. Casey Beers unveiled the picturesque, three-deck Mary Carol in early September, opening it up to events and special rides from its base at the...

Despite public outcry, council approves 37 senior condos for Valley Road
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:30:00 -0400
Neighbors living near the site of a plan to build 37 senior condominiums off Valley Road are upset about the increased traffic and claim they weren’t involved in the development process, but they weren’t able to convince city council to…

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