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The perils of youth for attorneys

I’m about to turn 27. Some mornings when I get out of bed I hear a little creaking sound —only it’s not coming from the wooden bedposts. It’s starting to take just the slightest bit longer to recover from a sore muscle nowadays. And while my memory continues to be one of my strongest assets, I occasionally blank on items I could recall instantaneously in the past.

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O’Malley, Rawlings-Blake to announce summer jobs in Baltimore

Gov. Martin O’Malley and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake are highlighting summer jobs for Baltimore youths. The governor and the mayor announced funding for the jobs on Wednesday for the initiative called YouthWorks. It places young people between the ages of ...

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Proposed youth jail criticized

The proposed construction of a $70 million, 120-bed jail in Baltimore to house city youth charged as adults drew strong criticism Wednesday from a state senator who questioned the need for such a large and expensive facility.

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Craig A. Thompson: Youth violence — the elephant in the room

The recent shooting at a high school in Ohio has once again placed the important issue of combating youth violence in the public domain. The Internet is flooded with stories of teenagers, youth and young adults being arrested, sentenced and ...

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Donald C. Fry: Developing a bright, young, local workforce

Employers in Maryland industry sectors such as health care, IT, technical services, manufacturing and sales often complain that too many prospective employees today are “not hirable” for a number of reasons. This is not a phenomenon unique to Maryland, according ...

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Lawyers pitching in to help Baltimore youth lacrosse league

The next season for the Charm City Youth Lacrosse League is still six months away, but already Peter Killough and other volunteers are busy raising money, rounding up equipment, reserving fields, promoting the sport at local recreation centers and searching ...

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