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9:47 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Good Friday Schedule Changes, A Gubernatorial Candidates Forum, & How Dangerous Is Ocean City?

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown at an NAACP-sponsored gubernatorial candidates forum at the Forest Park Senior Center in West Baltimore on Thursday night.

Originally published on Fri April 18, 2014 10:24 am

We round up some of the schedule changes in effect on this Good Friday. Plus: gubernatorial hopefuls Anthony Brown, Doug Gansler, and Heather Mizeur spoke last night at a candidates forum in Baltimore. Ocean City’s Mayor takes issue with an analysis that claims the resort town is the most dangerous jurisdiction in Maryland. And much more.

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9:24 am
Thu April 17, 2014

Chilly Temperatures, Campaign Finance, Harbor Point, & Franchot Calls For Wind Farm Bill Veto

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot.

Originally published on Thu April 17, 2014 9:26 am

A look at how the recent frosts could affect Maryland fruit crops.

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9:23 am
Wed April 16, 2014

The Governor’s Race, Campaign Finance, Kamenetz’s Budget Proposal, & A MARC Ridership Record

The MARC train at the Odenton station.

Originally published on Thu April 17, 2014 9:29 am

The latest on issues being discussed in the governor’s race. How Supreme Court campaign finance decision could affect Maryland. A look at the proposed budget for Baltimore County. Plus: record weekend ridership for MARC trains, fixing potholes in Frederick County, and more.

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8:56 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Monday’s Bill-Signing, Baltimore County’s Budget, Campaign Endorsements, & Phelps’ Return

Swimmer Michael Phelps.

Originally published on Tue April 15, 2014 9:05 am

Governor Martin O’Malley signed dozens of bills into law on Monday, including measures addressing distracted driving, marijuana, and domestic violence. Plus: campaign endorsements, Baltimore County’s budget, and Olympian Michael Phelps’ return to competitive swimming.

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9:18 am
Mon April 14, 2014

A Bill-Signing Ceremony, Sunday Hunting, A Profile Of Heather Mizeur, and “Ghana At A Glance”

A white-tailed deer in the Maryland woods.

Originally published on Mon April 14, 2014 9:53 am

Governor Martin O’Malley is set to sign more than 100 bills into law today, including one that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana. Groups call on O’Malley to veto bills that would expand Sunday hunting. Plus, a profile Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Heather Mizeur, the latest installment in our “Ghana At A Glance” series, and more.

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