April 8, 1997
As Baltimore Congressman’s First Anniversary Approaches, He Prepares to Introduce Legislation

WASHINGTON – As Rep

January 29, 1997
Best New Trucks Rated, Ford Explorer, GMC Sierra, Chevy Get High Marks

WASHINGTON – Consumers in search of the best truck, minivan or sport utility vehicle now have another tool to help them wade through the choices

January 10, 1997
Bowie Man Joins Effort in City to Feed the Hungry

WASHINGTON – A Bowie man parked the white van alongside the dimly lit park just a few blocks from the White House

February 5, 1997
Democratic Congressmen Applaud Clinton’s Education Proposals

WASHINGTON – Democrats from Baltimore and its suburbs applauded the president’s focus on education in his State of the Union address

February 7, 1997
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WASHINGTON – A national truck safety organization reports that Maryland roads were safer for truckers in 1995 than those in 31 other states

March 21, 1997
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WASHINGTON – Want to see what Kali the rhinoceros and her new calf are doing?

You don’t have to go to the National Zoological Park to check on them

March 28, 1997
Ex-Cons Get Job Assistance, Help to Keep Them Off the Streets

WASHINGTON – The mirror reflects a slender, bespectacled man in a blue pin-striped suit

February 12, 1997
Glendening Urges Full Federal Funding of Wilson Bridge Replacements

WASHINGTON – Gov

March 12, 1997
Groups Call for Universities to Open Disciplinary Hearings

WASHINGTON – Wearing a button with her murdered daughter’s picture on it, Connie Clery called upon Congress Wednesday to pass a bill making college disciplinary hearings involving criminal allegations open to the public

March 28, 1997
More Area Families Becoming Homeless, Services Change to Deal With the Growth

On any given night as many as 15,000 Washington-area residents are homeless and that number is slowly growing, chiefly because more families are becoming homeless, local government officials and advocacy groups said