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Community challenges new EBDI plan (access required)

During a second contentious meeting in two weeks, a group of Middle East residents Thursday night challenged a new plan for the massive redevelopment of their community by East Baltimore Development Inc. For more than an hour, about 50 angry ...

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Board of Public Works to sell bonds for state health lab (access required)

Despite warnings from Comptroller Peter Franchot that the state is on course to exceed its capital debt ceiling in 2017, the Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to sell bonds for a $184.8 million state health lab as part of ...

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New grassroots organization formed in Middle East (access required)

Middle East residents have formed a grassroots organization to advocate for increased voting representation on the East Baltimore Development Inc. board because they believe they have been excluded from making key decisions in the $1.8 billion redevelopment effort. The mobilization ...

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Top 5: ‘You have to continue to evolve’ (access required)

The Mall in Columbia celebrated its 40th birthday this week, while the Maryland State Lottery Agency reported its sales in fiscal 2011 broke records for the 14th year in a row. Those stories and more in this week’s business top ...

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City Councilwoman Clarke leads protest against plan to close 8 Baltimore post offices (access required)

This week, City Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke led a protest to try and halt a plan to close eight Baltimore post offices, now under review by the U.S. Postal Service. The feds say there is a pressing need to stop ...

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Week in review: 8/5/11 (access required)

Baltimore serves Restaurant Week Baltimore’s sixth annual Summer Restaurant Week begins Friday as restaurateurs try to entice diners to their businesses during what tends to be a slow month for them otherwise. Discounts on showcased meals through Aug. 14 are intended ...

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Miles out as East Baltimore Community School’s head (access required)

Cathleene J. Miles, principal of the East Baltimore Community School, has been removed and a new head of school is being sought by East Baltimore Development Inc. and Johns Hopkins University. Miles, a former middle school administrator and music teacher ...

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Top 5: ‘You got to let us be heard’ (access required)

Middle East residents expressed their anger Thursday night at a presentation from East Baltimore Development Inc. and Ravens games may be a little trickier to get into this year. Those stories and more in this week’s business top 5. 1. ...

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