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Mayor Rawlings-Blake to face challengers

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will be facing some challengers as she tries to win a full, four-year term. Rawlings-Blake took over this year for Mayor Sheila Dixon, who stepped down as part of a plea agreement on ...

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Nathanson: Looming issues demand regional focus

While the recent mid-term election provided a dramatic shift in the political dynamics of the nation’s capital, subtler shifts of power rippled across the Baltimore region. Baltimore County Executive-elect Kevin Kamenetz, a veteran of 16 years on the County Council, ...

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Jay Perman sworn in as president of University of Maryland, Baltimore

Jay Perman was sworn in as the sixth president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore on Tuesday, November 9, 2010. U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes, former State Senator Francis X. Kelly Jr. and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake spoke at the inauguration ceremony.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake unveils aggressive push to reduce vacant properties

An aggressive push to make a dent in the rehabilitation of 16,000 vacant houses in Baltimore was unveiled Wednesday and includes a Web-based marketing strategy, faster closings for purchases and $900 fines for code violations by absentee owners. The program, ...

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