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Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, Part VI

After pleading guilty to stealing documents, a judge sentenced self-proclaimed presidential historian Barry H. Landau to seven years in prison in June of 2012.

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Related Topix: Libraries

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Washington Examiner

Man's body found along Anacostia River trail

Lt. Brian Waters, a spokesman for the Maryland-National Capital Park Police, says the man appeared to have suffered from trauma to the upper body.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

Students Leave Businesses Short Staffed

OCEAN CITY , Md.-Labor day weekend is the last long weekend for some children before they go back to school, but many schools across the state have already started.

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Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Holidays, Maryland Government

WTOP-FM Washington

Free vaccinations for Montgomery County students next week

Starting Tuesday, there will be free vaccination clinics in Montgomery County to help students meet a new state requirement for immunizations.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

Sat Aug 30, 2014

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Casino Hostess Banned from Contact with Ex-Clients

Casino hostess Helena Wong isn't having much luck. On Friday, a federal judge slapped the VIP hostess at the brand new Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore with a preliminary injunction barring her from contacting a list of clients she collected at her last job, at the Maryland Live Casino in Hanover.

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Related Topix: Hanover, MD

CBS Local

Maryland Gets Its First Salt Cave

A centuries-old healing practice comes to Maryland. Imagine sitting in a cave filled with pink Himalayan salt rocks to ease symptoms and illnesses like asthma and allergies.

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WMDT

Md. Looks To Rebound From Low Primary Turnout

Maryland Democrats and Republicans were equally unenthusiastic overall about voting in June's primary.

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Related Topix: US News, Maryland Government

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Groups claim voter fraud in Maryland, Virginia

Voter fraud is something people often suspect happens but it's rarely proven. The WBAL-TV 11 News I-Team has confirmed that prosecutors are looking into 164 cases of voter fraud involving individuals who cast a ballot in Maryland and Virginia.

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Related Topix: Maryland Government

Daily Record

Akeembra Lawrence | Business Volunteers Maryland

Akeembra Lawrence has been named senior manager of the Board Leadership Program for Business Volunteers Maryland .

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The Washington Post

Southern Maryland crime report

These were among reports received by the Calvert County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police.

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Related Topix: Calvert County, MD, eGames, Crime Solvers, Video Games, Prince Frederick, MD, Chesapeake Beach, MD

Fri Aug 29, 2014

WJLA-TV Arlington

Maryland veterinarian adopts dog that was shot in the face

WHEATON, Md. Ruby, a 9-month-old boxer mix puppy, has a new "leash" on life, after being shot in the face last week.

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ABC2 Maryland

Sediment increase concern at Conowingo Dam

The Conowingo Hydroelectric Dam in the lower Susquehanna River provides more than half of Maryland's clean, renewable energy.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Hydroelectric Power

The Washington Post

Maryland veterans can now see Evergreen Health Care's primary-care doctors

Veterans who have been waiting for months to see a primary-care doctor at the Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System can now visit one of the four Evergreen Health Care facilities that are affiliated with the state's new health insurance co-op.

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Related Topix: Maryland Government, Life, Veteran Affairs

CBS Local

O'Malley Has Another New Hampshire Trip Planned

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to make his third trip this year to New Hampshire as he mulls running for president in 2016.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom

Business Journal

The Big Ten blitz: Maryland comes to terms with its new athletic conference

Testudo is gonna need a bigger shell. The Big Ten Conference era is now underway at the University of Maryland at College Park, and both town and gown are bracing for growth from muscled-up revenue and the brighter national spotlight of switching from the Atlantic Coast Conference.

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Reason Foundation

The Endangered Species Act Hits Affluent Maryland Suburb of the...

Newsflash! The Endangered Species Act is very powerful law used by special interests to stop development projects and use of natural resources they don't like.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, Chevy Chase, MD, Chevy Chase (Washington, DC), Montgomery County, MD

Examiner.com

Baltimore organization touts literacy to fight dependency

The lobby of the State Office Building in Baltimore was transformed into a showcase of talent by local authors as the Maryland State Department of Human Resources held another Literary and Literacy Exchange on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Maryland Government

Washington Blade

Executive director of Md. LGBT group arrested during immigration protest

Equality Maryland Executive Director Carrie Evans was among those arrested outside the White House on Thursday during an immigration reform protest.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Maryland Government, Illegal Immigration

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Ballet Theatre of Maryland steps lively with schedule for 36th season

Ballet Theatre of Maryland artistic director of Dianna Cuatto has a lot to celebrate with the start of the company's 36th season in October.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Theater, Symphony, Dance

The Baltimore Sun

Maryland home builder trade groups combine

Two Maryland home building trade associations said Thursday they have joined forces to form a larger organization, with official approval expected next month.

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Related Topix: Home Building, Home

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