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Baltimore nonprofit that gives suits to men seeks donations after fire

Jenny Kessler Klump, Executive Director, and Christopher Schafer, Clothier and founder of Sharp Dressed Man, a non- profit that helps connect donated dress clothes with men that need them, seen here outside of the shop the morning after the property they occupy at 235 Park Avenue suffered an electrical fire that condemned the building. The property will need extensive repair work or they will need a new storefront before they reopen. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz).

Since it opened in December, Sharp Dressed Man has given free suits to more than 600 men seeking to re-enter the workforce. The Baltimore nonprofit works with men who have experienced homelessness, incarceration or have disabilities among, other challenges. But ...

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Govans Elementary seeks public’s help after theft

Govans Elementary School, which is located in one of Baltimore’s poorest neighborhoods, is facing hard times of its own, after thieves broke into the school late Sunday evening and stole over $7,000 worth of equipment and cash, including five iPads and the proceeds from the school’s book fair.

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Political contributions raise eyebrows

Corporations doing business with the Maryland government donated millions of dollars to a national organization headed by Gov. Martin O’Malley even as the state awarded them billions of dollars in contracts, according to an organization whose chairman is expected to run for governor as a Republican this year.

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