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Frederick Co. to issue $100 property tax rebates

FREDERICK — Frederick County homeowners will be getting some property tax relief this year. The Frederick News-Post reports that commissioners approved an ordinance Thursday to refund $6.7 million in surplus revenue by sending $100 to each homeowner. Commissioner David Gray ...

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Frederick County weighs property tax rebate

FREDERICK — Frederick County homeowners may be getting some property tax relief in the form of $100 checks. The Frederick News-Post reports that county commissioners were poised to vote Thursday on whether to refund $6.7 million in surplus revenue by ...

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Eye Opener: Hrabowski not interested in governor’s seat

Gov. Martin O’Malley could have gambling legislation drafted by Friday for lawmakers to review, the Associated Press reports, setting the stage for the final push toward a casino gambling-focused special legislative session this summer. Here’s a few other headlines: – ...

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Eye Opener: The Maryland Live! labyrinth

If you haven’t seen The Daily Record‘s photo slide show of the new Maryland Live! casino in Hanover, take a look. After getting a tour yesterday afternoon, it seems like it will be hard to resist visiting the casino after ...

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Frederick Co. official sets sights on governor’s office

FREDERICK — The Republican president of the Frederick County Commissioners says he has formed a fundraising organization for a likely gubernatorial bid. Blaine Young said Saturday he has filed with the Maryland State Board of Elections to create a group ...

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Locals praise PlanMaryland clarifications

ANNAPOLIS — Frederick County officials are praising clarifications to PlanMaryland, a statewide development plan criticized by many local officials from rural parts of the state. Gov. Martin O’Malley signed the measure on Tuesday. Supporters say the bill clarifies that the ...

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Frederick County makes English official language

FREDERICK — Frederick County officials have passed an ordinance making English the official language of county government. The Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1 for the measure Tuesday after a nearly three-hour meeting. It requires official actions of Frederick County ...

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Frederick Co. at odds with state over highway signs

FREDERICK — Frederick County is taking issue with a ban on state highway road signs telling motorists that the county is “open for business.” The Frederick News-Post reported Tuesday that the State Highway Administration denied the county’s request to include ...

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