RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

2010 Census

A collection of news and information related to 2010 Census published by this site and its partners.

Top 2010 Census Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • New device ensures good medical care gets found in translation

    New device ensures good medical care gets found in translation
    The newest advance at Howard County General Hospital is neither a large and expensive medical device nor an improvement in surgical procedures, but rather a computer screen — and a service — that allows medical providers and patients to...
  • State redistricting could lead to additional Howard delegate

    Howard would have another delegate representing the county in the General Assembly if a state legislative redistricting plan created by the Governor's Redistricting Advisory Committee is adopted. The committee released its plan — which redraws...
  • Black lawmakers criticize O'Malley redistricting plan, saying it will leave General Assembly overly white

    Black lawmakers sharply criticized the governor's proposed General Assembly redistricting plan Thursday, saying his committee has drawn a map that will likely produce a legislature that looks whiter than the actual population of Maryland. "I consider...
  • 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....
  • Fate of proposed district map revision is old song, sung by new players

    Sometimes politics in Carroll County resemble Kabuki Theater. Everyone knows the plot, and the only matter of interest is the pronunciation of the expected script and the stylized movements of the actors. Such is the current play entitled "Drafting a New...
  • Census Bureau: Baltimore's population continues to shrink

    Baltimore lost about 1,500 people from April 2010 to July 2011, according to estimates released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. Baltimore's population now hovers around 619,500, according to the estimates — which showed that the populations...
  • Baltimore population decline calculation is subject to debate

    Baltimore population decline calculation is subject to debate
    Few people, from politicians to commenters on Facebook, expressed surprise when The Baltimore Sun reported Thursday that the city’s population has continued on a downward trajectory. Some did wonder, though, whether the minuscule number of people...
  • Sun sends a harmful message to women

    Great numbers of girls and women suffer from the impacts of a negative body image, including, for example, health concerns such as eating disorders. The National Institute of Mental Health, referring to the results of the National Comorbidity Study...
  • 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...
  • New taxes, policy initiatives should be off the table during special session

    In approximately six weeks the Maryland General Assembly will meet in a special session to perform its constitutional duty to reapportion the state for congressional districts. The reapportionment is necessary so congressional districts reflect the new...
  • Redistricting Commission proposes changes to County Council boundaries

    After spending the summer crunching population numbers and looking at possible boundary lines, the Howard County Redistricting Commission has come up with three County Council district maps to present to the public. Two of the proposed maps make fairly...
  • 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...