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Maryland adds 13,300 jobs in June

Maryland adds 13,300 jobs in June

Maryland added 13,300 jobs in June and the unemployment rate dipped slightly, as people joining the workforce quickly found jobs, according to the latest federal employment report. Maryland had an unemployment rate of 4.1 percent in June, down a tenth of a percentage point from May and below the...

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  • Getting tough on gun offenders

    Getting tough on gun offenders

    Our view: Mandatory minimums for illegal gun possession are intuitively attractive, but Baltimore needs to do some careful research before moving forward The reasoning behind Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis’ push for enhanced mandatory minimum sentences for gun offenders has intuitive...

  • Baltimore mayor: The Sun got it wrong; I am not 'undermining' drug treatment

    Baltimore mayor: The Sun got it wrong; I am not 'undermining' drug treatment

    In a recent editorial, The Baltimore Sun said I was undermining drug treatment in our city and took out of context what I have said regarding doing treatment in a more responsible way. They got it wrong. I have never said we should not do drug treatment in Baltimore City. My illustration — saying...

  • What Putin means when he says 'adoption'

    What Putin means when he says 'adoption'

    Our view: Talking about restoring American adoption of Russian children is code for excusing human rights abuses When Donald Trump Jr. was first confronted about his campaign meeting with a well-connected Russian lawyer, he explained that the topic of conversation was adoption. When President Donald...

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  • Lyft offering discounted rides, pick-up/drop-off zones at Artscape

    Lyft offering discounted rides, pick-up/drop-off zones at Artscape

    Lyft will provide pick-up and drop-off zones, charging stations, refreshments and discounted rides for new riders at Artscape this weekend, the ride-share company announced. First-time Lyft riders can get $5 off two rides to get to and from Artscape by using the code ARTSCAPEX17 in the Promos section...

  • Area industrial portfolio sold for $201 million

    Area industrial portfolio sold for $201 million

    Cushman & Wakefield said Thursday it had facilitated the $201 million sale of a an industrial portfolio concentrated in the Baltimore. The Baltimore-based real estate firm represented the seller, TA Realty, and will now serve as property manager for the portfolio’s 20 properties on behalf of the...

  • Waterfront Partnership moves forward with redesigned Rash Field

    Waterfront Partnership moves forward with redesigned Rash Field

    Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore is moving forward with an updated plan for Rash Field that includes an overhaul of the park’s pavilion. At a presentation Thursday before the city’s Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel, Waterfront Partnership and architect Mahan Rykiel Associates said...

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  • Giada de Laurentiis says she's opening a restaurant in Baltimore

    Giada de Laurentiis says she's opening a restaurant in Baltimore

    Giada de Laurentiis, the Food Network chef known for her Italian cooking, says she is opening a restaurant in Baltimore (but don’t ask her why). In a Facebook Live video on the Food Network’s Facebook page Friday, de Laurentiis took questions from viewers while making lemon ricotta cookies. One...

  • Yes, Artscape weekend is usually hot — but not always the hottest

    Yes, Artscape weekend is usually hot — but not always the hottest

    Every summer, it seems like an inevitable heat wave rolls into Baltimore just in time for Artscape. This year, the largely outdoor free music and arts festival will take place during a Code Red heat advisory, meaning the heat poses a health risk. Art-lovers could face dehydration and hyperthermia...

  • Dan Metz joins Aggio as chef di cucina

    Dan Metz joins Aggio as chef di cucina

    Aggio, Bryan Voltaggio’s Italian restaurant in the Inner Harbor, has a new face at the head of its kitchen. Dan Metz has joined the restaurant as chef di cucina. A Cleveland native with experience in kitchens on both coasts of the country, Metz replaced Matt Crane in April and has been infusing...

  • ESPN to air documentary 'Baltimore Boys' featuring Dunbar boys basketball

    ESPN to air documentary 'Baltimore Boys' featuring Dunbar boys basketball

    Think Baltimore boys basketball, and the Dunbar Poets of the early 1980s come to mind. Coach Bob Wade’s talented team played flawlessly with a number of standouts — Tyrone “Muggsy” Bogues, Reggie Lewis, Reggie Williams and David Wingate — making their way to the NBA. ESPN Films will air “Baltimore...

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  • Ravens sign Griff Whalen, place Michael Campanaro on PUP list amid flurry of roster moves

    Ravens sign Griff Whalen, place Michael Campanaro on PUP list amid flurry of roster moves

    The Ravens continued their roster tinkering ahead of next Thursday’s start of training camp, signing two players while placing two others on the physically unable to perform list. Veteran wide receiver Griff Whalen, who has played five NFL seasons, was added to the Ravens roster after a successful...

  • Catching up with ... former Oriole Tom Shopay

    Catching up with ... former Oriole Tom Shopay

    The fan mail rolls in, maybe 20 cards a month to Tom Shopay's home in Miami, Fla. His autograph is what people want and Shopay, a .201 lifetime hitter, is happy to oblige. Some folks compliment him on his baseball success. "I'm thinking, 'Have they got the right guy?'" said Shopay, 72. Others sum...

  • John Wall agrees to 4-year, $170 million 'supermax' extension with Wizards

    John Wall agrees to 4-year, $170 million 'supermax' extension with Wizards

    John Wall elected to continue his all-star career with the Washington Wizards, agreeing Friday night to a four-year deal with a player option in the fourth year. The designated player veteran extension will keep him as the team's cornerstone and pay him $170 million. Wall, the 26-year-old point...

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  • After five months, still no answers in case of missing Baltimore mother and daughter

    After five months, still no answers in case of missing Baltimore mother and daughter

    More than five months after the mysterious disappearance of his sister and her eldest daughter, Alfred Clark is still searching for answers. Joanna Clark, 33, and her daughter, Shariece Clark, 15, went missing from their Cherry Hill home on Feb. 4. But the circumstances leading up to their disappearance,...

  • Scientists say Conowingo dam no longer stopping pollution; Hogan seeks solutions

    Scientists say Conowingo dam no longer stopping pollution; Hogan seeks solutions

    A year ago, Gov. Larry Hogan put out a call for private industry to suggest how Maryland should address the pollution that was quickly piling up behind the Conowingo Dam — a staggeringly expensive problem that many policymakers thought could wait. For nearly a century, the dam had stopped silt...

  • Number of guns seized up sharply at BWI, airports nationwide

    Number of guns seized up sharply at BWI, airports nationwide

    The number of guns seized at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport is climbing sharply, authorities say, mirroring a years-long increase at airports throughout the region and across the country. Seizures at BWI rose 50 percent in 2016, and are on pace to climb another 33 percent this year. Nationwide, they...

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