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Julie Scharper

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Julie Scharper is a freelance writer and a former features reporter at The Sun. Since joining the Baltimore Sun in 2006, she covered City Hall, Baltimore County and Anne Arundel County. 

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  • When Rachel Dolezal met Marilyn Mosby

    When Rachel Dolezal met Marilyn Mosby

    Rachel Dolezal -- the NAACP chapter president in Spokane, Wash., whose racial identity has been called into question -- met with Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby last month. The Spokane NAACP posted a series of photos to Twitter on May 22 of Dolezal's meeting with Mosby and featured a photo...

  • WJZ anchor Gigi Barnett and husband welcome baby girl

    WJZ anchor Gigi Barnett and husband welcome baby girl

    WJZ anchor Gigi Barnett has a new baby girl. Selah Grace was born to Barnett and her husband, Todd Uhlman, Saturday morning, the station reports.  Both Selah, who weighed just under 8 pounds, and her mother are doing well, the station says.  Barnett, who anchors the weekend morning edition, is...

  • Linthicum boy with rare disease receives customized playground from Make-A-Wish

    Linthicum boy with rare disease receives customized playground from Make-A-Wish

    Xavier Byrd is not able to run around, or sing or play like other 6-year-olds.   The Linthicum boy has Schinzel-Giedion syndrome, a rare disease that affects fewer than one in a million people. We wrote about Xavier, his adoring parents, and baby sister back in February.  Now we have a happy update:...

  • The twerker of Holabird Avenue (NSFW)

    The twerker of Holabird Avenue (NSFW)

    We'll leave it to you, gentle viewer, to draw your own conclusions about this video of an *ecdysiast twerking on a Dundalk street corner. Is she performing an interpretive dance about the commodification of women's bodies?  Appealing to the goddess of wind and rain for a change in the weather?...

  • Marilyn Mosby, Nick Mosby to serve as circus ringmasters

    Marilyn Mosby, Nick Mosby to serve as circus ringmasters

    What a busy few weeks Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby has had.  She appeared onstage with Prince. Sat down for an interview with Vogue.  And, of course, she made national news by pressing charges against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a severe spinal injury...

  • 'Serial' to launch new season of hit podcast in the fall

    'Serial' to launch new season of hit podcast in the fall

    Great news for fans of "Serial" -- the hit podcast will launch a second season in the fall, and a third season should arrive next spring.  "We are hard at work reporting not one, but two distinct new series," the podcast's producers wrote in a newsletter emailed to fans of the podcast. The new...

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