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Special Olympics joins Catholic charity for effort

Special Olympics International is launching a new program with Baltimore-based Catholic Relief Services to help serve people living with disabilities in developing countries. The charities are announcing the new partnership Wednesday at an event in Baltimore. Charity officials say there ...

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Panel begins work after disabled man’s death

FREDERICK — The death of a man with Down syndrome in the custody of sheriff’s deputies has helped inspire a new Maryland commission to improve interactions with people with developmental disabilities. Special Olympics Chairman Timothy Shriver said Monday that Robert ...

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Ehrlich dishes on bracelets, Silly Bandz

Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., the former Maryland delegate, U.S. representative and, of course, governor, wears a Silly Band. (For those of you not in the know, Silly Bandz is the plural. And that’s how the rubber bands shaped like dinosaurs, ...

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