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Gansler Ad Criticizes Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown For Skipping Debate

As next month's Democratic primary for governor inches closer, Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is going after Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown for skipping a debate this week.
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Maryland Immigrant Advocacy Organization Endorses Brown, Frosh

The group Casa De Maryland unveiled their endorsements for the state's Democratic primary on Wednesday, as well as laying out their vision for rent stabilization to go along with the Purple Line Metro project.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Montgomery County Transportation Forum With Moderator Martin Di Caro

This discussion will focus on the future of sustainable transit in Montgomery County.
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Montgomery County Police Seek Help In Search For Missing 14-Year-Old Girl

Police say 14-year-old Alexandra Innis of Silver Spring was last seen April 4. Since then, she's stopped responding to her phone and social media accounts.
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Supreme Court To Hear Maryland Tax Dispute

This week the high court agreed to hear an appeal from officials in Maryland who want to overturn a lower court ruling which labeled the state's tax law unconstitutional.
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How Ocean City Deals With Memorial Day Population Spike

Ocean City's population can swell from the year-round population of 7,000 into the hundreds of thousands during the summer, but the city's services have learned how to cope.

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Howard County Man Arrested After Making Threats Inside Police Station

Police say 34-year-old Benjamin Parsons of Clarksville walked a police station in Laurel and made threats, referring to possible bombs in and around the building.
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Sailor Killed By Gunman On Navy Destroyer Honored Today

Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Mayo of Hagerstown will be honored at a ceremony in Timonium today. Mayo was killed on March 24 when he dove between another sailor and a civilian truck driver who had seized her gun aboard a Navy destroyer.
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Peter Franchot: Montgomery County Should Stay Out Of Alcohol Business

State Comptroller Peter Franchot says Montgomery County's liquor policy is "outdated, inconvenient, and inefficient."
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Want A Great View? Head To The National Harbor's Capital Ferris Wheel

There aren't many place in the region where you can get a sweeping view of the nation's capital, but a new ferris wheel at the National Harbor now offers just that.