Mayor moves to rename Baltimore courthouse for Cummings

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s mayor wants to name a downtown courthouse after the late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings. The Baltimore Sun reports Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young said Friday he intends to file legislation soon with the City Council. The Courthouse East building would become...

Funeral service for Montgomery Co. police officer to bring road closures

The funeral service for the Montgomery County police officer who was found deceased in his vehicle earlier this week will be held Saturday morning in Gaithersburg, Maryland. According to his obituary, services for 38-year-old Thomas Bomba will be held at the Covenant Life Church on...

U.Md. investigating illegal contracts between business school, federal agencies

The University of Maryland is investigating a nonprofit within the school that they say procured contracts with three federal agencies in violation of school protocols and state laws. The school said the actions were taken by a small group of people associated with the Smith...

Drones could put Delmarva Peninsula on cutting edge

SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — With elevations at sea level and open fields stretching from small towns to shoreline, the Delmarva Peninsula is defined by its paced population and rural environment. Elements like these keep much of the region laid-back, quiet and unimpeded. For one rising industry,...

Woman leads legacy of compassion with comfort bags for Maryland cancer patients

CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — Jami Strickland kept her mother’s legacy of compassion alive Monday when she donated 102 comfort bags to cancer patients at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center. Strickland is originally from Frostburg. Although she now resides in Edinboro, Pennsylvania, she still has...

‘Unforgotten’: Rockville art display seeks to generate opioid addiction awareness

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If you think you spotted pairs of jeans dangling from a clothesline as you drove by the Montgomery County Executive Office Building in downtown Rockville, Maryland, you’re correct. But it’s not laundry. It’s part of an art installation dealing with opioid addiction. Sheila Berman and Suzanne...

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Altuve’s HR in 9th Sends Astros to World Series Over Yankees

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Jose Altuve homered off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros outlasted the New York Yankees 6-4 Saturday night to advance to the World Series for the second time in three years.In a bullpen game with a back-and-forth...

Nats Superfan, 98, Will Finally See the World Series in DC

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Lorenzo Crowe knows Washington sports. Ever since he was a shortstop for the Negro League’s Baltimore Elite Giants, his passion for baseball has never wavered.As a young man, Crowe said working and trying to play baseball were all he wanted to do. 96-Year-Old...

‘Just Stick With It:’ Md. Runner Ready for First Marathon

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Jennifer Smith will be competing in the Marine Corps Marathon for the first time this year, but she wasn't always this active."I started a little over a year ago sitting on my couch," Smith said. "Got a little wild and crazy and signed up...

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