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2010 Census

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Top 2010 Census Articles

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  • Black Student Union about heritage; WSU is not [Letter]

    I was a bit confused by the letter Jeff Nelson wrote regarding the need for a White Student Union at Towson University. For the record, "white" is how most people would describe me. That's no more a part of my heritage than the fact that my eyes are...
  • Gambling, same sex marriage, 'Dream Act' hot topics on Nov. ballot

    Gambling, same sex marriage, 'Dream Act' hot topics on Nov. ballot
    Voters in Harford County will have more decisions to make come November other than whom to elect for President and to represent the First and Second congressional districts. A recent event at Harford Community College sponsored by the League of Women...
  • Rep. Donna Edwards to meet with Laurel constituents at Montpelier on Saturday

    Rep. Donna Edwards, a Democrat who represents the 4th congressional district, will host a coffee and conversation hour with Laurel constituents this weekend. The meet and greet will be held Saturday, AprilĀ  6 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Montpelier...
  • Baltimore's population up, following decades of loss

    Baltimore's population up, following decades of loss
    Baltimore, coming off six decades of population decline, grew by 1,100 residents in 12 months, according to government estimates released Thursday. "It's such amazing news. … It's huge psychologically," said Seema D. Iyer, a former research chief...
  • Md. congressional map is fair, legal

    Md. congressional map is fair, legal
    Several recent editorials and commentaries criticize the new congressional districts. The opposition primarily focuses on the odd shapes of districts, without considering any of the other variables that come into play when drawing district lines. Simply...
  • General Assembly redistricting challenges argued at top court

    General Assembly redistricting challenges argued at top court
    Lawyers for the state defended Maryland's new General Assembly districts Wednesday, telling Maryland's highest judges that while the map may not please everyone, it's legal and proper. "Somebody can always draw a better map. That's not the issue,"...
  • Gay couples in Md. up more than 50%

    Gay couples in Md. up more than 50%
    Catherine Kelly and Sue Heether began their relationship in 1994, when both were teaching at a Baltimore-area Catholic school, and felt they had to keep the arrangement closely guarded for years. But as same-sex couples became more visible over the...
  • Redistricting Baltimore

    Redistricting Baltimore
    We all knew this was coming. The 2010 Census revealed that Baltimore continued to lose population over the past 10 years — albeit at a slower pace than in previous decades — and with Maryland's decennial redistricting process under way, it...
  • Afternoon Awwwww: Baby gorilla

    Afternoon Awwwww: Baby gorilla
    Kabatwa, a silverback mountain gorilla, carries her twins in the Virunga Mountains, just outside Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. The babies were born in February. According to a 2010 census, the total number of mountain gorillas has increased by a...
  • Residents disagree on restructuring school board

    Residents who testified this week at a meeting of the Howard County Board of Education Study Commission — the first opportunity for the public to speak on the politically sensitive subject — differed on how best to structure the school board....
  • Panel opens review of commissioner boundaries

    The newly-appointed Carroll County Redistricting Committee held the first of its series of public meetings on Aug. 31. Even though Carroll County just conducted its first-ever election with five members in 2010, the committee is charged with holding...
  • Author Sherman Alexie finishes state tour at Baltimore Book Festival

    Author Sherman Alexie finishes state tour at Baltimore Book Festival
    The sound of hundreds of people laughing uproariously at the Baltimore Book Festival on Saturday afternoon was elicited not by a stand-up comic but by an author whose most popular work has been frequently challenged and banned in recent years. Sherman...