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Baltimore City Councilman John Bullock Reintroduces Ban On Styrofoam Products

Proposed legislation to ban polystyrene foam products was postponed in 2013, after several Baltimore City Council members withdrew support. The Baltimore Sun reports that City Councilman John Bullock reintroduced the Styrofoam ban at Monday’s council meeting. The initiative is an … Continue reading

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Achievement Academy At Harbor City High School Student Found With Loaded Gun

Baltimore City schools officials said a Achievement Academy at Harbor City High School student was discovered with a loaded on school property. The student attempted to enter the school with a loaded gun on Thursday. A police officer on duty … Continue reading

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Baltimore Judge Upholds Sanction Against Towson Firm Behind ‘The Money Guys’

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh announced Thursday Baltimore City Circuit Judge Althea Handy affirmed judgments sanctioning Everest Invest Advisors and Everest Wealth Management for violating the antifraud provisions of Maryland securities law. Owner, Phillip Rousseaux, and his companies ran … Continue reading

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Baltimore City Police Need Help Identifying Male Suspects In Rape

Baltimore City Police are asking for help in identifying two male suspects involved in a rape that took place in Southeast Baltimore on Friday. The assault took place in the 200 block of South Eaton Street near the 3700 block … Continue reading

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MTA Encouraging Parents, Students To Become Familiar With New City Bus Routes Before September 5

In an effort to bring awareness to the Governor Larry Hogan’s new initiative, BaltimoreLink, Maryland Transportation Administration is urging early preparedness. BaltimoreLink, a complete rebranding and overhaul of the city’s core transit system, went into effect in June. The $135 … Continue reading

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TierPoint Announces Plans To Build A New Data Center In Baltimore

TierPoint, an IT information and cloud service provider, announced Tuesday it would build a new $10 million data center in Baltimore. The 35,000-square-foot facility will open in the BWI Technology Park in the spring of 2018. The St. Louis-based firm … Continue reading

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9 People Arrested For Illegal Handgun Possession In Baltimore City

Acting U.S. Attorney Stephen M. Shenning announced Tuesday the arrest of nine people for illegal possession of handguns in Baltimore City. The U.S. Attorney’s Office arrested nine people with felons who possessed firearms in an effort to address Baltimore’s surging … Continue reading

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11 Medical Marijuana Businesses Preparing To Open In Baltimore

In preparation to open 11 medical marijuana dispensaries, the Baltimore City Council scheduled a hearing, which will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, to gather details about the impact the facilities will have on community master plans and local zoning. … Continue reading

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Ivan J. Bates Formally Kicked Off His Campaign For Baltimore’s Top Prosecutor Saturday

Ivan J. Bates, 48, formally launched his campaign Saturday at the Park Heights home of the community activist, Kendal Fenwich, who was shot dead in 2015. Bates, a Democrat, defended Sgt. Alicia White, one of the officers charged in the … Continue reading

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Baltimore Motorists Parking In Bus Lanes Will Face $250 Fines

Mayor Catherine Pugh signed a bill into law last week that creates a $250 fine for illegal parking in bus lanes. As a sponsor of the bill, City Councilman Ryan Dorsey, said the law is aimed to deter motorists from … Continue reading

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