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Former Baltimore City Solicitor George Nilson said the city refused to pay the multimillion-dollar verdict in the case -- arguing it wasn't responsible for covering awards against police officers who were found to have acted with malice -- and eventually the plaintiff's lawyers agreed to a $1-million payout.
Good News: Remembering Deputies, Best Employers, Safest MD Cities ... Cities. From several lottery winners, the best Maryland companies to work for and James Beard restaurant award winners to try, plus 500 jobs to fill at new casino hotel, the happiest city to work in, a "Black Panther" challenge to help ...

Maryland lawmakers who support changing the official state song think the time is right to finally wipe away "Northern scum" and other sensitive pre-Civil ... Baltimore, Maryland's largest city, saw long-simmering economic and racial tensions erupt in April 2015, after the death of a black man, Freddie Gray, ...
Images from local news outlets showed authorities surrounding two handcuffed people after a black SUV ran into a barrier outside the Maryland base. Johnson said he did not know why the people in the vehicle were at the facility. "I don't have the answer to that that," he said. "We are trying to put that as our ...
To identify the safest cities in Maryland, the website reviewed the most recent FBI Uniform crime Report statistics along with population data and internal research. Any cities that failed to submit a complete crime report to the FBI or towns with populations under 10,000 were eliminated from consideration.
Webster's hiring is pending state training and certification, according to Greensboro, Maryland, Town manager Jeannette DeLude. ... In February 2016, the city of Dover announced an agreement with Webster, paying him $230,000 over six years to quit, but also banning him from ever seeking employment ...

ROCKVILLE, MD -- The City of Rockville recently placed ninth on a list of 10 happiest cities to work in the U.S. by CareerBliss. The top 10 is drawn from the job-search site's "thousands of independent company reviews by actual employees, analyzing the key factors that impact workplace happiness," the ...
More than 10 years after supporters began pushing for it, Maryland's legislature has decided -- with unanimous votes in the Senate and House -- to enable impregnated rape victims to ask judges to end the parental rights of their rapists. Supporters say it has become embarrassing that a state known for its ...
Baltimore, MD -- schools will open late in Baltimore City on Wednesday, Feb. 7. School officials made the announcement Wednesday morning. There will be a two-hour delay on Wednesday, Feb. 7, according to Baltimore City public schools officials. Half-day early learning programs are canceled for ...
A 6-year-old girl died in a crash Monday night when the car she was riding in went down an embankment in Maryland City and rolled over into the trees. Anne Arundel County firefighters responded around 11 p.m. to a crash reported near the Baltimore Washington Parkway and Route 198, a fire department ...
Daniels (formerly known as Elysville) was once a booming little town alongside the Patapsco River in Maryland. It was born in 1810, ... Daniels, Maryland is located at 39°19'0.00″N 76°48'59.00″W. To get to the southern portion of Daniels, Maryland, head to Daniels Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043. If you are ...
21, the women's Democratic Club of Worcester County and Indivisible Worcester MD sponsored Empowering Women: Women's March Reunion Rally. The event provided a platform for the large crowd that gathered on the sunny afternoon to speak their minds and set their sights on what they want to see ...
Ocean City, MD -- When Ocean City leaders voted to ban bare-chested women from public spaces last summer, topless advocates vowed to challenge the decision in court. On Tuesday, five women filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to strike down the resort town's ordinance as discriminatory.
Baltimore, MD -- schools will be closed on Friday, Jan. 5, in Baltimore City. The district office will open on time, according to Baltimore City public schools. A wind chill advisory is in effect for Baltimore until noon on Friday, Jan. 5, calling for wind chills of 5 degrees above zero to 10 degrees below zero.
ROCKVILLE, MD -- Some people use the holiday season to remind themselves how fortunate they are and spread cheer to others. ... Atlanta's efforts to reaching this goal, the city added, stem from an effort between service providers, housing authorities, local agency partners and the "robust and tireless ...
Whiteout conditions in Ocean City, MD. ... Ocean City, Md., in in the grip of a big blizzard. Watch a report from our sister station in the ... The Maryland toddler was born with Cornelia de Lange syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that creates a range of physical, cognitive and medical issues. Advertisement.
NBC Washington's Justin Finch shared pictures from Ocean City Thursday morning. ... WASHINGTON - Thursday's snowy scenes may have you daydreaming about a beach day - but the conditions in Ocean City, Maryland, are probably ... Keep up with the latest conditions in Ocean City via this webcam.

Snowfall amounts in the Baltimore-Washington region should top out between 1 and 3 inches, but whatever falls will stick around for a bit. Much of Maryland is under a winter weather advisory until 11 a.m. Thursday, then a wind chill advisory starts at 10 p.m. Thursday and runs through noon Friday, Jan. 5.
Baltimore City schools have lost out on millions of dollars for repairs to heating systems and other needs when the money went unspent and had to be returned ... The news comes as the city teachers' union demanded closures in numerous schools where heating systems were failing during a week of frigid ...
By mid-morning, there were around 3 inches of snow in Anne Arundel County, a trace to an inch in Baltimore City, and around 2 inches in northern Baltimore County. WBAL-TV 11 Meteorologist Ava Marie said snowfall totals were downgraded Thursday morning because snow bands were weakening and ...
The two houses, which are home to people with intellectual disabilities, are hooked up to the town's gigabit fiber network, which is a big effort by the small Maryland town to spur economic development through faster internet. They officially opened in November. The project is being helmed by the ...
COLUMBIA, MD -- Columbia is the best city in Maryland to live, according to a new list that ranks the best cities to reside in every state. The list ... The city has a higher concentration of restaurants, theater companies and movie theaters than is typical nationwide," according to 24/7 Wall Street. Columbia is ...
The topless issue that created a firestorm for Ocean City officials this summer is heading to court after a lawsuit filed Tuesday challenges the town's ... that the ordinance violates an equal protection clause of the 14th Amendment of the Constitution and the Declaration of rights to the Maryland Constitution.
How did the forecast pan out? The National Weather Service provided the following preliminary snowfall measurements from weather spotters, media and government agencies. The highest report in the state came from western Maryland, where Pectonville in Washington County recorded 4 inches of snow, ...
Kids at one Ellicott City, Maryland, preschool tried out over two dozen educator-selected toys for a week recently and weighed in on their favorites, as part of a 10th-annual nationwide test at 50 Goddard School locations. The top 10 toys range from a "Shake & Wobble Busy Ball" (for children 3 months old to ...
Maryland has a variety of locations -- mountains, the ocean, the Chesapeake Bay and big cities and small towns -- that make it an attractive state for filming, he said. The state is "America in miniature," said Jack Gerbes, director of the Maryland Film Office. "So a filmmaker could get the inner city of 'The ...
Greenbelt was the first of three "green" series federal towns that also included Greendale, Wisconsin and Greenhills, Ohio. "Year by year our cities grow more complex and less fit for living," a narrator explained in The City. "The age of rebuilding is here. We must remould [sic] our old cities and build new communities better ...
A $12.7 million beach replenishment is well underway in Ocean City. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, along with members of the Army Corps of Engineers, the Maryland Department of natural resources and Ocean City and state government, gathered along the Ocean City coast Monday to comment on the ...
2. She will be the city's first female chief of police. Davis is currently director of the Professional Development and Training Academy for the Baltimore police Department and served 23 years with the Anne Arundel County Police Department in Maryland working her way from patrol officer to deputy chief of ...
From the Town of Bel Air: Please join us at the Bel Air Board of Town ... from 4 PM to 6 PM at Bel Air Town Hall, 39 N. Hickory Ave., Bel Air, MD.
Baltimore (WJZ)- A female white shark was made its way towards the coast of Ocean City Thursday afternoon. An 8-foot, 460 pound shark ...
Ocean City, MD. (AP) -- Although a successful bill requiring the expansion of employee paid time off was halted by Gov. Larry Hogan in May, ...
As the search continues for the officer's killer, a lot of people familiar with Maryland's largest city are asking: "What's wrong with Baltimore"?
We've been ranked the "Smartest City" in Maryland, according to a report by ... The study focused on cities in Maryland with over 10,000 people ...
Town Square at Suitland Federal Center is a 1-million-square-foot, ... called the largest redevelopment project in the Maryland county's history.
BOWIE, MD - From ICMA: Alfred D. Lott, City manager, of Bowie, Maryland, ... This month, Bowie Maryland Municipalities are celebrating ...
WASHINGTON -- Town leaders are considering beefing up security along Ocean City's popular boardwalk, now that terrorists who drive cars ...
Back when Brentwood's massive Maryland farms development existed ... those who lived on the west side of the burgeoning town could walk or bike ... a city-owned greenway behind Maryland Farms for a future multiuse path ...
Six of those events, Berlin Jazz and Blues, Reggae Play Day, Small Town Throw Down, the Fiddlers Convention, Octoberfest and New Year's ...
Ocean City, MD -- State health officials say 164 people from four states who attended a beer and oyster festival in Ocean City became ill with ...
Anglers near Ocean City reeled in a giant creature over the ... Ensor isn't sure how the fish got all the way to Maryland, noting that the gulf ...
D.C. drivers are involved in more collisions in the city than Maryland or ... Of 200 cities on the list, D.C. ranked 197th; drivers in the city go 4.3 ...
OCEAN CITY -- A Baltimore man, arrested in June after firing shots ... of the Worcester County Criminal Enforcement Team and a Maryland ...
BEL AIR, MD -- The polls have closed in the town of Bel Air, where another election Day is in the books. Preliminary results are in, indicating ...
LAUREL, MD -- With only 17 votes separating two candidates in Ward 1, the 2017 City of Laurel election was one of the closest races in recent ...
The Diamondback recently reported that the University of Maryland ... The new dorm would likely have more people living in it than the town.
Voters in Takoma Park, Maryland, cast their votes in the 2016 election. ... several cities in Maryland will also hold elections to elect new local leaders and vote on ... Profiles of the candidates are available on the city's website.
The group, numbering about 30, did this a few times at various different places around town but we loved having them in front of our house.
Around 9:45 p.m. last Thursday, Maryland state police troopers responded to a ... OCEAN CITY -- A Berlin man was arrested on intoxicated ...
College Park residents from Districts 2 and 3 can vote at City Hall on ... Hyattsville are among the cities that work with Sustainable Maryland, ...


 

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