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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State Comptroller Peter Franchot says Montgomery County's liquor policy is "outdated, inconvenient, and inefficient."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.
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Renting Out A Home You Don't Own Has A Name: Burglary

A Maryland woman has pleaded guilty for renting out a Prince George's County home she did not own.
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Maryland GOP Candidate Gets Endorsement, Formal Complaint

Maryland gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan was the subject of a formal complaint by his Republican competitors on the same day he received an endorsement from The Washington Post.

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Deadline To Register For Maryland Primaries Nears

Voters in Maryland face a June 3 deadline to register before the primaries, but the state's many independent voters will have to switch parties if they want to take part.

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Task Force Recommends Pushing Maryland Schools Start Date To After Labor Day

Comptroller Peter Franchot is praising a vote by a state task force to recommend a longer summer break for Maryland students.
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Ocean City Passes Emergency Ban On Sale Of Laser Pointers And Switchblades

Town leaders in Ocean City are banning the sale and possession of switchblades and laser pointers in the resort before the summer tourism season kicks off.
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Maryland Democrats Make Their Case For Attorney General's Office

The three Democrats vying to replace Doug Gansler as Maryland's Attorney General squared off in a debate on Monday night, highlighting the differences in their backgrounds and plans for the state.

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Nine Security Cameras Installed On Ocean City Boardwalk

Police in Ocean City have extended their reach — albeit virtually — with the installation of nine security cameras on the iconic Boardwalk.

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Beach Replenishment Completed In Maryland's Ocean City

Several cubic tons of sand have been dropped on Ocean City's beaches early this year to compensate for erosion on the resort town's scenic beaches.