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By Mike Frainie and For The Baltimore Sun | February 22, 2014
Digital Harbor defended its Baltimore City wrestling championship on Saturday, narrowly defeating host Poly, 197 to 193. The two teams were tied entering the championship round, with each placing four wrestlers in the finals. Digital Harbor's DeAndre Reed, who is undefeated this season, extended his string by beating Kevin Davenport of Poly in a major decision, 18-6. Darius Thorpe of Southwestern was the only repeat champion, defeating Patterson's Daniel Paul in a major decision, 16-3, at 103 pounds.
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NEWS
By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | July 16, 2014
A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 95 South in Baltimore City at the Fort McHenry toll plaza has closed southbound toll lanes 18-19 for more than three hours after the state Department of Transportation first reported the incident at 5:18 a.m. on Wednesday. Artscape officials said that several downtown Baltimore streets will be closed for the weekend event. On Thursday, Charles Street will be closed from Preston Street to North Avenue. Lanvale Street will be closed in both directions from Maryland Avenue to Lovegrove Street.
NEWS
October 14, 2012
For 25 years I called Baltimore City home, and for probably two-thirds of that time I could not have been prouder. I graduated from City College at a time when it was a wonderful school. But after returning to Baltimore at the end of 2000, I must say nothing could be more disappointing than the current city leadership, from a former mayor who conned the system and stole gift cards intended for needy children to a current mayor who cons the system and blames every mistake on others.
NEWS
By Sean Welsh and Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | June 25, 2014
Two men were found with a gunshot wounds in separate, non-fatal incidents in Baltimore City, according to police. A man was found with gunshot wounds to the back in an early morning incident on Wednesday, police said. Officials said that investigators responding to a shooting reported on the 2600 Block of Elsinore Avenue at approximately 2:29 a.m. found a man with apparent gunshot wounds to his back. Police said the man was transported to an area hospital, where he was listed in critical but stable condition.
NEWS
By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | November 15, 2013
A driver was killed and another driver injured in a two-vehicle collision on Northern Parkway on Friday morning, according to Baltimore City police. Police spokeswoman Sgt. Sarah Connolly said that police and emergency personnel responded to an accident on the 4100 block of westbound Northern Parkway and Reisterstown Road that occurred at around 7:25 a.m. Connolly said that a preliminary investigation revealed that John Malcolm Weems, 48, of Reisterstown, was driving a Dodge Durango southbound on Reisterstown Road when, while intersecting Northern Parkway, the vehicle crossed medians on both Reisterstown Road and Northern Parkway and struck a BMW 328i that was traveling on Northern Parkway.
NEWS
By Luke Broadwater and The Baltimore Sun | November 20, 2012
Baltimore City leads the state in the number of payouts for workman's compensation claims. Between January 2011 and June 2012, Baltimore awarded 2,173 payouts to workers for a total of $28 million. The average award for the city was $12,800, and the most frequent injuries were back problems. That's according to a new book of workers' compensation data called "The Comp Pinkbook. " Lawyer Byron B. Warnken, founder of 27Legal LLC, created the Comp Pinkbook by using a computer program to scrape public data from the Maryland Workers' Compensation Commission's database.
NEWS
November 5, 2008
City voters were on their way to approving loan authorizations for $125 million in projects, including construction at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and Lyric Opera House, and renovations at the downtown courthouse and other buildings. Based on incomplete returns, voters also backed a charter amendment to create a Department of General Services.
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