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Dozens of Baltimore County schools closing for heat (access required)

TOWSON — Dozens of Baltimore County schools that do not have air conditioning are closed Friday because of the heat. The temporary closures of 37 schools are because of a measure approved by the county’s board of education earlier this ...

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Pol Wars, Episode II: The Comptroller Strikes Back (access required)

Peter V.R. Franchot is calling for an end to the public correspondence battle between himself and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. but not before he fires off another shot in what is becoming an epic battle in a political galaxy a miles and miles down away in Annapolis.

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You’ll pay more to keep warm this winter, Energy Dept. forecasts

The government forecast Tuesday that most households will pay more for heat this winter. Heating oil users will catch a slight break, but will still pay near-record prices to keep warm. Prices for natural gas, electricity and propane should be ...

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Pepco defends response to massive power outages

Pepco is defending its response to the deadly outbreak of thunderstorms last month that left hundreds of thousands of Baltimore-Washington area customers without electricity for several sweltering days. The Washington Post reports that the utility said in a report that ...

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