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UD grads challenged to ‘change the world’
NewarkPostOnline.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 22:47:00 -0400
They've completed hundreds of essays, projects and tests over their four years at the University of Delaware, but on Saturday morning, Bryan Stevenson had one more assignment for members of the Class of 2016: change the world.

Jones’ anchor-leg comeback in 4x100 relay caps three-win day for Brunswick senior
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 29 May 2016 01:00:00 -0400
BALTIMORE — When Brunswick’s Erik Jones took the baton for the final leg of the 4x100 relay, he was in third place.

Mount St. Mary’s administrator: Media attention contributed to decline in freshman commitments
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 22:00:00 -0400
Fewer freshmen have committed to Mount St. Mary’s University for the upcoming fall semester than in previous years. An administrator at the school said the media attention the school garnered earlier this year, culminating in the exit of its president,…

Man currently serving 21-year prison term sentenced in 2014 burglary
StarDem.com / Sun, 29 May 2016 03:30:00 -0400
EASTON — A former Grasonville man, currently serving a 21-year prison sentence, was sentenced Thursday, May 19, in Talbot County Circuit Court, for charges stemming from a May 2014 burglary, according to court documents.

Restored honor: Man witnesses second ‘doughboy’ dedication, 89 years apart
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 22:45:00 -0400
EMMITSBURG — As 99-year-old Eugene Zacharias sat on a folding chair Saturday morning to watch the re-dedication of the town’s “doughboy” statue, he was in nearly the same place where he watched the same scene unfold 89 years ago.

Temple B’nai Israel, Shore Regional Health finalize property sale
StarDem.com / Sun, 29 May 2016 06:00:00 -0400
EASTON — It’s official. Temple B’nai Israel owns a 7-acre property off the Easton bypass, which will serve as the congregation’s new home.

Edwards holds endorsement as Democrats seek unity
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 18:46:00 PDT
After a bruising primary race for Senate, Maryland Democrats have scheduled "unity" rallies and shifted their messaging to better fit the general election. But one piece of business from last month's election remains conspicuously unresolved. Rep. Donna F. Edwards, who lost the contest for the...

City Notes: No changes likely to city school mitigation fees
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 23:45:00 -0400
School mitigation fees aren’t going anywhere anytime fast, at least in the city of Frederick.

Grief and shock for family of slain Baltimore teacher’s aide, assistant pastor
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 18:13:00 PDT
Lloyd Ashburne of Pikesville planned to host his family for a holiday weekend cookout Saturday. His sister, Latrina Ashburne, would cook for him and the rest of their extended family, preparing burgers and shrimp salads and shish kebabs. Instead, he spent the day grieving his sister's death. The...

With no weaknesses to exploit, Hawks’ Safdari falls in state tennis semis
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 29 May 2016 00:30:00 -0400
OLNEY — Urbana senior Samuel Safdari knew he had to bring his ‘A’ game to the court on Saturday when facing the top-seeded boys singles player in the state tennis tournament.

A Kean eye for hitting helps Roaders return to state final
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sun, 29 May 2016 00:30:00 -0400
Connor Kean saw his fair share of hittable pitches early in the count last year but failed to do anything substantial with them.

Merritt mans up for 1,600 victory
Herald-Mail.com / Sat, 28 May 2016 21:06:00 -0400
Although he’s only finishing up his junior year in high school, Smithsburg’s Will Merritt still has his manhood to uphold. After all, when it comes to boys distance running, he is the man.

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