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The Baltimore SunA divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that police in Maryland and elsewhere can continue the warrantless collection of DNA from people arrested — but not convicted — of serious crimes. The 5-4 decision upheld a state law that allows...
email@example.comA Washington County lawmaker has introduced a bill in the House that seeks to provide the county a gradually increasing proportion of a wealth-based grant with every passing year. That wealth-based grant is known as the Disparity Grant, and Washington...
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firstname.lastname@example.orgMaryland’s disparity grant program was created more than two decades ago to provide state aid to less wealthy areas of the state. The policy was aimed at giving counties that have lower revenues from local income tax an opportunity to get money...
A 65-acre property in Washington County is one of two that has been permanently preserved by the State of Maryland. Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown and the Board of Public Works approved the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) easement this week....
Accusations fit prejudices more than the facts To the editor: George Michael’s column (Oct. 12) on President Obama’s record was only partially on target. Michael gave credit to wacky conspiracy theories when he said, “By dropping more...
email@example.comDonna Hanlin, one of two assistant superintendents for Washington County Public Schools, is retiring this summer after eight years with the school system. Schools Superintendent Clayton Wilcox said the position will be advertised, and the search for a...
firstname.lastname@example.orgWashington County’s jobless rate for February was 9.2 percent, an increase from January’s adjusted rate of 9 percent, according to state figures released Friday. In Washington County, 6,295 members of the labor force were without jobs in...
Anna Lee Trader, 85, of Salisbury, died Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011, at Atria Assisted Living. She is survived by her daughter, Sherri Hynes of Salisbury; her companion of 25 years, Alfred Huffer Jr., and his children, Lisa (Greg) Harbaugh and their son,...
A Maryland prosecutor wants to appeal a Washington County judge’s reversal of the 1980 murder conviction of a West Virginia man in the slaying of a sheriff’s deputy. Garrett County’s State’s Attorney Lisa Thayer Welch filed...
email@example.comWashington County’s jobless rate dipped to 8.2 percent in March, a decrease from February’s adjusted rate of 9.3 percent, according to state figures released Friday. It is the lowest the county rate has been since November 2011, when it...
firstname.lastname@example.orgFresh-faced college graduates, veteran educators and a career-changing grandmother are among the more than 80 new teachers attending the New Teachers Academy for Washington County Public Schools this week. "I was volunteering in my grandson's...
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