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Police seize 5 ounces of marijuana during traffic stop in Frederick
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:30:00 -0400
A Frederick man had more than five ounces of pot in his car when police pulled him over late Thursday, according to a news release.

Baltimore County expands magnet programs
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:10:00 PDT
Montre Simpson Jr., a strong-willed rising sixth-grader already showing a penchant for science, has begun collecting living things. He has a fish, a hermit crab, a frog, a snail and a puppy he shares with his siblings. He'd like some guinea pigs, but he hasn't talked his mother into letting him...

Charles E. Rappold, retired WMAR engineer and television pioneer, dies
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:26:00 PDT
Charles Edward Rappold, a WMAR-TV engineer and local broadcasting pioneer, died of Alzheimer's disease June 19 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Towson. The Glen Arm resident was 92. Born in Baltimore and raised near Clifton Park, he was the son of Charles Christian Rappold, who owned a jitney service...

Man shot in Northeast Baltimore
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:48:00 PDT
A man was shot in Northeast Baltimore Friday night, police said. Police responded to the 3400 block of Ravenwood Avenue in the Four By Four neighborhood around 7:10 p.m. They found a man who had been shot in the upper body, police said. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he was in critical...

Theodore B. Reichhart, mortgage banker, dies
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:32:43 PDT
Theodore B. Reichhart, a mortgage banker and recreation council coach, died of brain cancer June 17 at his parents' farm in Sparks. He was 37. The son of Theodore E. "Chip" Reichhart, a mortgage banker, and Susan Hessler Reichhart, an interior designer, Theodore Brett Reichhart was born in Baltimore...

On Trump, Howard Republican officials are ‘a mixed bag’
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:15:00 PDT
In unvarnished words, Howard county's top Republican, County Executive Allan Kittleman, excoriated the presumptive presidential nominee for the Republican Party, joining a rare rank of local elected Republicans who publicly renounced Donald Trump and said they will not vote for him in November....

Freddie Gray circle suffered another loss day before Goodson acquittal
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:02:22 PDT
As news of the acquittal of a Baltimore police officer in the death of Freddie Gray spread Thursday, some of Gray's friends silently mourned a more recent loss — the death of their friend Donzell Canada.Canada, one of Gray's close friends, was fatally shot Wednesday near Gilmor Homes in West Baltimore....

Prosecutors have little time to decide how to proceed with next trial in the death of Freddie Gray
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:43:22 PDT
After failing to secure a conviction in a third straight trial in the death of Freddie Gray this week, prosecutors have just days to decide how to proceed with the trial of the next police officer.Lt. Brian Rice, the highest-ranking of the six officers charged, is due to stand trial July 5. Prosecutors...

Frederick police academy graduates 16 recruits
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:00:00 -0400
Even at a time when relations between some police departments and communities across the country remain frayed, the 16 recruits who graduated the Frederick Police Department’s 57th Academy Class were full of optimism.

Affordable health care a challenge for many in Baltimore’s growing Latino community
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:30:50 PDT
Cecilia Ramirez is worried about her weight and troubling symptoms that hint of diabetes, but she won't seek medical help because she can't afford it."I don't go to the doctor when I'm sick — it's too expensive," she said.Though she works in sales at an insurance agency in Highlandtown, an East...

Baltimore to host summit on youth violence featuring more than 30 cities
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:00:27 PDT
Next week, Baltimore will host more than 600 participants from more than 30 cities for the Fifth National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence.Along with representatives from cities nationwide, several national figures will attend, including Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Secretary of Education...

James J. Abromitis, energy industry executive, dies
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:37:56 PDT
James J. Abromitis, an executive who spent 30 years in the energy industry and once oversaw downtown Baltimore's underground steam and cooling system, died June 15 in a white-water rafting accident on the Roaring Fork River while vacationing near Aspen, Colo.The Stevenson resident was 58.Born in...

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