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Officer foils armed robbery of pizza delivery driver
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:12:00 -0400
A Newark Police officer on routine patrol foiled an armed robbery attempt behind a downtown pizzeria late Tuesday night.

Chef Chad Wells departing Alewife for Howard County restaurant group
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:59:00 PDT
Alewife executive chef Chad Wells is leaving his post at the west-side pub to help oversee the growth of a Howard County restaurant group. Wells will start as the corporate chef for the Victoria Restaurant Group on July 18. The group owns Victoria Gastro Pub in Columbia and Manor Hill Brewing in...

Baltimore police charge father in death of infant
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:40:00 PDT
Baltimore police have arrested a 22-year-old man and charged him in the death of his infant son, police said. Eight-month-old Darrow Coady was found unconscious Monday morning in an apartment in the Frankford neighborhood of Northeast Baltimore. The boy died at the hospital. "There was some visible...

Baltimore police issue new use of force guidelines
StarDem.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:34:00 -0400
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Police Department on Wednesday updated its use of force policy to mandate that officers immediately render aid if someone in custody complains of an injury a year after an arrestee suffered a critical spinal injury…

Ad hoc blight group pushes for permanent city committee
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:30:00 -0400
There’s no single solution to blight and vacancy in the city of Frederick. They are complex issues, ever-changing and evolving. The only real way to ensure progress is to constantly critique policies and innovate new solutions — responsibilities that some…

The Delaplaine soaks up the dog days of summer
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 30 Jun 2016 01:00:00 -0400
The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick does not take itself too seriously in the summer.

Library program to offer free movies, audio books and more
StarDem.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:00:00 -0400
EASTON — In an age when more people are turning to streaming and downloading their entertainment through online services, patrons of the Talbot County Free Library can now do the same, and it’s free.

Talbot temporarily bans some solar panel projects
StarDem.com / Thu, 30 Jun 2016 03:00:00 -0400
EASTON — The Talbot County Council unanimously approved a resolution on Tuesday, June 28, that places a temporary moratorium on solar array energy systems in the county that occupy at least two acres.

Jeff Beekman memorializes fallen soldiers by projecting images of them onto the battlefield sites wh
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 30 Jun 2016 02:00:00 -0400
Artist Jeff Beekman creates Civil War memorials, but there are no stones or engraved letters. Known as Battlefield Project, Beekman honors forgotten Civil War soldiers using a projector at the site of their final battle. At night, Beekman projects an…

Baltimore police make arrest in dice game shooting
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:54:00 PDT
A 21-year-old man has been arrested and charged in a shooting last week over a dice game in Northeast Baltimore, police said. Delonta Holmes is charged with attempted murder after police said he shot a 21-year-old man in the back following an argument at the dice game. He is held without bail at...

How to satisfy the summer snack attack
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:56:00 PDT
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute guest posts to The Baltimore Sun's Picture of Health blog. The latest post is from Sara A. Quinteros, dietetic intern. Whether you find yourself at the pool, on the beach or at the park this summer, there are ways...

State ruling costs Baltimore school budget $2.8 million
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:11:00 PDT
Just two days shy of a new fiscal year, Baltimore city school officials are grappling with $2.8 million budget gap after the state education department ruled the city government didn't owe the district more money. Interim State Superintendent Karen Salmon wrote in a letter to city and district...

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