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Montgomery County Says It Is Preparing For Possibility Of Ebola Cases

Montgomery County lawmakers today heard about the county's readiness for possible cases of Ebola, which was ruled out in several recent cases in the region.
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In Debate, Maryland Gubernatorial Candidates Clash Over Healthcare, Chesapeake Bay

Democrat Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan both spent much the hourlong debate on NewsChannel 8 on the attack, just as they have on the campaign trail.
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Lawmakers In Coastal Communities Still Resisting New Wave Of Food Trucks

Laws in coastal communities like Rehoboth and Ocean City continue to favor brick and mortar restaurants — something that a new wave of food truck entrepreneurs and their customers would like to see changed.

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Heroin Scare At Daycare Center Highlights Eastern Shore's Drug Problem

The ongoing heroin problem on Maryland's Eastern Shore was put in sharp relief this past week when a child brought baggies of heroin to her daycare to share with classmates.

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Ocean City Bars Candidate From Council Race After Residency Called Into Question

Ocean City's mayor and council voted 5-2 to deny Bethesda native Phillip Ufholz's bid to run for city council, saying the candidate was unable to prove he lives in Ocean City full-time.
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Immigration, Taxes Become Flashpoints In Fight For Maryland's Sixth District

Republican Dan Bongino is hoping his views on immigration will help him unseat Democrat John Delaney in the Sixth Congressional District, which encompasses all of western Maryland.
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Door to Door: Calvert Hills, Md. and Aquia Harbour, Va.

It's our ongoing journey around the region. This time, we visit the Calvert Hills neighborhood of College Park, Md. and the Aquia Harbor area of Stafford, Va.
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Congresswoman Donna Edwards Leads Democrats' Search For Minority Candidates

Using on her own experience as Maryland's first black woman representing the state in Congress, Donna Edwards will spearhead the effort to groom more minorities for office for the Democratic party.

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Montgomery County Stops Cooperating With Feds On Immigration Detainers

Montgomery County has ended a long standing practice of cooperating with immigration officials seeking to deport some people in county custody.
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Brown, Hogan Trade Blows In First Maryland Gubernatorial Debate

The campaign to become the next Maryland governor has been pretty negative so far, and candidates Anthony Brown and Larry Hogan didn't waste time before taking the gloves off on Tuesday.

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