The fate of Baltimore may rest with immigrants like Alexandra Gonzalez. A native of Puebla, Mexico, Gonzalez feels more at home in Baltimore with every passing year. She attends city-run nutrition and exercise classes in Spanish and takes her two ...Read More »
Who needs another casino? The Maryland State Lottery Agency enjoyed its 15th-straight record-breaking year in fiscal 2012, selling $1.8 billion in tickets more than $500 million of which went to the state. The lottery also manages the state’s casinos, which ...Read More »
Gov. Martin O’Malley and House Speaker Michael E. Busch, D-Anne Arundel, proposed Wednesday to allocate some gambling revenue in a way to help offset losses that a Prince George’s County casino could cause for Baltimore and Anne Arundel County. O’Malley, ...Read More »
The gambling debate continues today, with Gov. Martin O’Malley, House Speaker Michael E. Busch and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake slated to meet with the city’s delegation to the House of Delegates. The delegation has previously been unanimously opposed to voting ...Read More »
A private engineering study has found widespread corrosion in the parking garage beneath the Morris A. Mechanic Theatre due in part to stray electrical currents from subway trains, according to an Owings Mills developer who commissioned the report and has applied to demolish the 45-year-old concrete building.Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley said Monday he believes progress is being made toward reaching a consensus to hold a special session this summer to expand gambling. The governor told reporters after meeting with local officials that a House of ...
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A judge has ordered the Baltimore City Board of Estimates to vote within 30 days on a proposed $150,000 settlement with the family of a teenager who was picked up and allegedly abandoned by three police officers, two of whom ...Read More »
Gov. Martin O’Malley is calling in the big guns of local politics Monday to help blast through a gambling impasse that snarled the General Assembly’s budget debate in April and has vexed the governor all summer long. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, ...
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ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley is planning to meet with local officials next week to talk about the potential for holding a special session to expand gambling in Maryland. Raquel Guillory, an O’Malley spokeswoman, confirmed Friday the governor is scheduled ...Read More »
In the most vocal showing of support for a special legislative session on gambling from Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration, Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown announced his support for the extra session in a letter published by The Gazette Friday. “The plan offered ...Read More »