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Sweat Equity: Hollywood Diner gets new owner, vision

The Hollywood Diner has been a Baltimore landmark ever since Baltimore-native and movie director Barry Levinson filmed parts of his breakout film “Diner” in it in 1982. It wasn’t on the corner of Saratoga and Holiday streets then, nor was it called the Hollywood Diner, but its new owner is hoping both the location and the celebrity will help usher in diners looking for an inexpensive — yet delicious — meal.

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Energy secretary Chu promotes science, math at Morgan State

Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu visited the School of Engineering at Morgan State University Thursday morning and addressed students and faculty about the importance of math and science to America's future. He also discussed the need for advancements in energy efficiency, so that America may remain competitive with China and other nations.

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House committee holds hearing in Baltimore on foreclosure crisis

The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a field hearing on the foreclosure crisis at the University of Maryland law school in Baltimore Tuesday morning. Gov. Martin O'Malley and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake were among the panelists who testified about the effects on foreclosure on cities and families.

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Baltimore County Circuit Court unveils new wing

A courtroom in Baltimore County Circuit Court is part of a complete renovation of the north side of the building’s fourth floor. What was once dull, sterile county office space has been transformed into a sleek and modern court facility, with three courtrooms, four masters’ hearing rooms and two jury rooms, along with judges’ chambers and a conference room.

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