Author Archives: Staff and Wire Reports

Baltimore’s FiOS chances getting slimmer

If Verizon Communications Inc. hasn’t already started wiring your city or town with its FiOS fiber-optic TV and broadband service, chances are you won’t get it. Where it’s available, FiOS usually provides the only competition for cable TV apart from ...

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Hopkins settles safety claims

The Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Hospital have agreed to pay a $370,000 penalty to resolve civil claims by the Maryland Department of the Environment on 19 alleged violations of Maryland laws and regulations governing radioactive materials and radiation ...

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Preakness lowers fee for infield admission

Year two of the Preakness Stakes’ revamped infield will include music by the Grammy Award-winning Zac Brown Band and platinum-selling O.A.R. — and a $10 reduction for admission May 15 to Pimlico Race Course. Infield attendance suffered a blow last ...

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