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Life lessons, from a young woman facing death
FrederickNewsPost.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:45:00 -0400
Katie Campbell is a petite 33-year-old with a strict vegan diet and a love for rock climbing. Her body beams with light, whether it’s from her glowing skin or crystal clear blue eyes. Campbell’s passion for wellness inspired her upcoming…

Maryland watermen banned for life following rockfish poaching convictions
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:02:27 PDT
Two Eastern Shore watermen convicted last year of a large poaching scheme have received lifetime bans from the striped bass fishery by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.State officials said they were not aware of a lifetime ban being imposed in the striped bass fishery before this case....

State, Harford health officials stress prevention as key to stopping Zika virus
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 28 Jun 2016 03:00:00 PDT
With more than 800 cases of the Zika virus diagnosed in the U.S. – 26 of them in Maryland – Harford County and state health officials want residents to have as much information possible about the mosquito-borne disease and how to prevent it. The mosquitos that transmit the virus are found throughout...

Suicide death rate increasing in Frederick County
FrederickNewsPost.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 -0400
The rate of deaths by suicide in Frederick County has been increasing, according to the county’s 2016 Community Health Assessment.

Helen Bentley insists reports of imminent death are ‘exaggerated’
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:54:00 PDT
Former U.S. Rep. Helen Delich Bentley is not going gentle into that good night. Bentley, 92, issued a news release Monday insisting that "rumors of my imminent demise are greatly exaggerated." The former Republican gubernatorial candidate, for whom the Port of Baltimore is named, was released from...

19th-century marriage license returns to Middletown family
FrederickNewsPost.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:00:00 -0400
Marriage may be “until death do us part,” but marriage licenses can last much longer than that.

Life lessons, from a young woman facing death
FrederickNewsPost.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:45:00 -0400
Katie Campbell is a petite 33-year-old with a strict vegan diet and a love for rock climbing. Her body beams with light, whether it’s from her glowing skin or crystal clear blue eyes. Campbell’s passion for wellness inspired her upcoming…

City Council presses for still more auditing of Baltimore agencies
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:55:00 PDT
Frustrated by a lack of agency-level auditing in Baltimore, City Council members are pressing to change the city's charter to force audits of municipal departments every two years. City Councilman Eric T. Costello, the bill's lead sponsor, said he believes biennual performance audits — reviews...

Vigil for rapper Lor Scoota ends with 3 arrests during standoff with police
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:59:35 PDT
Three people were arrested for disorderly conduct Monday night after police closed several blocks and commanded a crowd of hundreds to disperse during a gathering to remember slain Baltimore rapper Lor Scoota.Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said the West Baltimore vigil was peaceful until a small...

High court overturns former Virginia governor’s conviction
StarDem.com / Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:00:00 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday threw out the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in a ruling that could make it tougher to prosecute elected officials accused of corruption.

Car wash, fast food planned for Abingdon’s Route 924, by Constant Friendship historical marker
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 28 Jun 2016 03:00:00 PDT
More retail is planned for the east side of Abingdon's Route 924 on 7.25 acres at Box Hill South Parkway, opposite the Boulevard at Box Hill and on a property that contains a historical marker about the early days of Harford County. The 33,000-square-foot, mixed-use retail area would include a...

Ribbon cutting at Kudner property
StarDem.com / Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:00:00 -0400
QUEENSTOWN — On Tuesday, June 21, representatives from the Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC), the Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Chesapeake Bay Trust as well as local and state elected officials gathered for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the completion…

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