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March 17, 2017
A couple creates Bennett Blazers to serve physically challenged children

BALTIMORE — One Baltimore couple is giving physically challenged children the chance to be their best on the court and on the field. Through Bennett Blazers, an adaptive sports program, kids have the chance to learn and play in various team sports.

January 26, 2017
Anne Arundel, Prince George’s Counties battle over new cardiac care location

ANNAPOLIS, Md, — Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis recently got the green light to establish an open-heart surgery program. That decision is not sitting well with Prince George’s County officials who say it will impact on state resources they need for a new county hospital.

January 13, 2017
Baltimore and DOJ reach agreement on consent decree

BALTIMORE — Mayor Catherine Pugh and U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced a consent decree between the City of Baltimore and the Department of Justice. The agreement is intended to address the problems within the police department outlined in a report issued by the Justice Department in the summer of 2016 following the death of […]

January 24, 2017
Donald Trump’s inaugural parade brings out supporters and protesters

WASHINGTON — Both supporters and protesters gathered to watch the inaugural parade directly following President Donald Trump’s official presidential swearing in ceremony.

March 24, 2017
Future of historic Montgomery County bridge tied to Metro’s Purple Line

The Talbot Avenue bridge is one that has significant ties to African American heritage to members of Montgomery County’s Lyttonsville community. One women recalls memories of the bridge and its importance to the community.

January 26, 2017
INAUGURATION PARADE: Crowds line Trump inaugural parade route

WASHINGTON — Both supporters and protesters gathered to watch the inaugural parade directly following President Donald Trump’s official swearing in ceremony.

February 17, 2017
Local community fights to preserve a piece of its history

SILVER SPRING, Maryland — Descendants and supporters of a local African American church battle over future plans for the land above the church’s cemetery.

January 19, 2017
METRO DISPARITIES: Proposed plan to study impact of projects postponed a month

WASHINGTON — The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments met to discuss a proposed map that identifies areas throughout the region that have high populations of low income or minority groups. The goal of the proposal is to address transportation access issues in the greater Washington area.

February 17, 2017
Montgomery County says no change in policy despite presidential executive order on immigration

SILVER SPRING, Maryland–They are refugees, undocumented and documented immigrants, and residents with green cards. But Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett says the county has no plans to change its policies when it comes to how they are all treated, despite a presidential executive order.

March 17, 2017
Planned Parenthood supporters fight possible funding cuts

Supporters of Planned Parenthood joined with state democratic lawmakers to urge the General Assembly to approve legislation that would continue funding for health care services if the federal government cuts back its support for Planned Parenthood.