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City Notes: Putting blight offenders behind bars
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:00:00 -0400
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.

Weary of protest, Baltimore activists seek change elsewhere
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:00:00 -0400
BALTIMORE — Under the beating summer sun, retired steelworker Arthur B. Johnson Jr. stood outside the Clarence Mitchell Courthouse in Baltimore, clutching the fraying wooden handle of a homemade sign.

Democratic convention may also see political divisions
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:33:00 PDT
After watching Republicans struggle with internal divisions on national television, Democrats will now face their own test of unity as they begin their convention Monday and prepare to nominate Hillary Clinton for president. Sen. Bernie Sanders, Clinton's top rival during the protracted Democratic...

Computer game improves children’s math performance
BaltimoreSun.com / Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDT
Parents whose children struggle with math may have new reason to be hopeful: A recent study at the Johns Hopkins University suggests that young people can improve their performance by carrying out a few simple computer exercises unrelated to numbers or math symbols. A team of researchers in the...

Two Baltimore police injured in car accident near Baltimore County line
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:57:00 PDT
Two Baltimore police officers were injured when their department cruiser was involved in an accident Saturday evening at the intersection of Forest Park Avenue and Windsor Mill Road, according to the Baltimore Police Department. Police said the officers were riding together in a marked patrol car...

Relive the Battle of Bolivar Heights
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park’s living history staff will present artillery demonstrations during a program on the Battle of Bolivar Heights next weekend. The demonstrations will be at 1, 2, and 3 p.m., on Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and…

Internal reviews underway for officers in police death case
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:00:00 -0400
BALTIMORE — Two outside police departments are conducting investigations into the conduct of three Baltimore officers who have been cleared of criminal charges in the death of Freddie Gray.

Manure-to-energy project coming to Dorchester
StarDem.com / Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:30:00 -0400
EASTON — An Irish company has been tasked to install a manure-to-energy project on a poultry farm in Rhodesdale, Dorchester County.

City Notes: Putting blight offenders behind bars
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:00:00 -0400
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.

Legends on display: Sports Hall of Fame has new home at YMCA
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:00:00 -0400
The shoes worn by Chuck Foreman in Super Bowl XI and an autographed glove from former New York Yankees star Charlie Keller have finally found a permanent and very public home.

Alexander B. ‘Alex’ Hoehn, Towson High graduate and restaurant server, dies
BaltimoreSun.com / Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDT
Alexander B. "Alex" Hoehn, a restaurant server who had planned to return to college, died July 16 of substance abuse at his Southland Hills home. He was 24. For the last several years, Mr. Hoehn had struggled to overcome addiction and at one point had been drug-free for 17 months, according to...

In plainclothes, Frederick’s Street Crimes Unit keeps an eye out for drugs, gangs
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:45:00 -0400
Two plainclothes Frederick police officers sat in the Thomas Scott Salon and Spa parking lot on Baughmans Lane, peering through binoculars at the nearby Motel 6, a spot notorious for drug deals.

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