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Rawlings-Blake to start first full term as mayor

Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is preparing to be sworn in for her first full term as Baltimore’s mayor. Rawlings-Blake last month won Baltimore’s mayoral election, nearly two years after her predecessor stepped down amid scandal. Inaugural ceremonies are expected to start late ...

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Rawlings-Blake donates pay raise to youth program

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says she will direct her automatic pay raise this year to the city’s Youth Works summer jobs program. The mayor’s office announced Monday that she will donate her 2.5 percent cost-of-living salary increase to the program that ...

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Baltimore voting for mayor, council

Baltimore Democratic Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is expected to coast to a re-election victory in the heavily Democratic city. Rawlings-Blake assumed her post last year after her predecessor stepped down amid scandal. Her challengers in Tuesday’s election include Republican Alfred Griffin ...

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Maryland county, city leaders push for more transportation money

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was in Annapolis on Tuesday to press lawmakers to restore funding for the city’s road and transit networks after years of budget state raids that have sapped local transportation funds. During a hearing on that topic, ...

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Top 5: ‘It’s bad news for Maryland’

Following Tuesday’s primary, Baltimore is on its way to sending Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to a second term as mayor, and the announcement of Bank of America’s 30,000 layoffs will surely be felt in Maryland. Those stories and more in this week’s ...

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