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Nina Harper, former state delegate and community activist, dies

Nina Harper, former state delegate and community activist, dies

Nina Rosita Harper, a retired AT&T manager and longtime East Baltimore community activist who served in the Maryland House of Delegates, died of complications of cancer Dec. 29 at Good Samaritan Hospital. The Belair-Edison resident was 68.

She had been a 16-year member of the Democratic State Central Committee and was director of the Oliver Community Association in 2013 when she was appointed as a state delegate by Gov. Martin O’Malley to fill the remaining term of the late Del. Hattie...

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