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Maryland buildings and structures demolished over the years

baltimoresun.com — View the scene from some demolitions and controlled implosions of Maryland buildings and neighborhoods through the years.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @cmcampbell6: BOOM. Demolition projects in Baltimore over the years bsun.md/1yaxABW (Pictured: Memorial Stadium, 2001) pic.twitter.com/NlX9MhywSR

Jan 29, 2015

BOOM. Demolition projects in Baltimore over the years bsun.md/1yaxABW (Pictured: Memorial Stadium, 2001) pic.twitter.com/NlX9MhywSR

Law license suspension for attorney whose client was murdered

baltimoresun.com — A Baltimore County attorney who more than four years ago disclosed information that led to a client's fatal shooting agreed to an indefinite suspension of his law license, records show. Larry J. Feldman, an attorney for 17 years, will be suspended from practicing law as of Jan.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @baltimoresun: Law license suspension for attorney whose client was murdered. bsun.md/15XXMI2

Jan 29, 2015

Lawyer who was said to have joked to a client about having his co-conspirator killed gets law license suspended baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…

Twelve Orioles spring training games to be broadcast on 105.7 FM The Fan

baltimoresun.com — The Orioles released their spring training radio schedule on Thursday, and 12 Grapefruit League games will be broadcast on the team¿s new flagship station, 105.7 FM The Fan.
Jan 29, 2015

O's Insider blog: Twelve Orioles spring training games to be broadcast on 105.7 FM The Fan: The Oriol... bsun.md/1yFX5dk #Orioles

Orioles' 13-game ticket plan available again

baltimoresun.com — The Orioles are going back to their previous season-ticket plans, meaning the popular 13-game option has returned for new customers who want to purchase it. Heading into this offseason, the Orioles had decided to change their season ticket plans for new customers - adding 20- and 40-game plans and eliminating the 13-game option (which was still available for renewal by existing customers).
Jan 29, 2015

RT @EddieInTheYard: O's Insider blog: Orioles' 13-game ticket plan available again: The Orioles are going back to their p... bsun.md/1zhLKUB #Orioles

Jan 29, 2015

O's Insider blog: Orioles' 13-game ticket plan available again: The Orioles are going back to their p... bsun.md/1zhLKUB #Orioles

Duquette: 'I'm not used to being a trade rumor'

baltimoresun.com — ABERDEEN - Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette has spent this offseason staying quiet about his future with the organization while speculation increased throughout the winter that he was linked to - and coveted -- the Toronto Blue Jays' team president and CEO job.
Jan 29, 2015

O's Insider blog: Dan Duquette: 'I'm not used to being a trade rumor': ABERDEEN – Orioles executive v... bsun.md/1JQtTIY #Orioles

Jan 29, 2015

More on what a very laid-back #Orioles EVP Dan Duquette had to say before tonight's Ironbirds Hot Stove dinner. baltimoresun.com/sports/orioles…

Former Westminster man accused in nearly $2 million Ponzi scheme

baltimoresun.com — A former Westminster man was accused of defrauding investors out of their retirement savings and home equity in a nearly $2 million Ponzi scheme, according to a federal indictment unsealed Thursday in Florida. Jasper Buck, 59, who lived in Westminster and in Sanford and Lake Mary, Florida, faces five counts of mail fraud.
Jan 29, 2015

Former Westminster man indicted in nearly $2 million Ponzi scheme bsun.md/1BAR2LO

The story behind new Oriole Travis Snider's interesting Twitter handle

baltimoresun.com — I had the opportunity to speak with new Orioles outfielder Travis Snider by phone on Wednesday. During our conversation, I had to sneak in a question about Snider's Twitter handle, @LunchboxHero45, which has to be one of the most creative I've seen.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @EddieInTheYard: O's Insider blog: The story behind new Oriole Travis Snider's interesting Twitter handle: I had the o... bsun.md/1zgPO7t #Orioles

Jan 29, 2015

O's Insider blog: The story behind new Oriole Travis Snider's interesting Twitter handle: I had the o... bsun.md/1zgPO7t #Orioles

Game-worn Johnny Unitas jersey could get between $50,000-$100,000 at Super Bowl auction

baltimoresun.com — A game-worn Johnny Unitas jersey from the 1967 season is a last-minute addition to a Super Bowl week auction in Phoenix, Ariz., and is expected to sell for anywhere between $50,000 and $100,000. The auctioneer, Hunt Auctions, said the jersey was given to the consigner's family by then-Colts equipment manager Fred Schubach in the Memorial Stadium locker room in 1968.
Jan 29, 2015

Game-worn Johnny Unitas jersey could get between $50,000-$100,000 at Super Bowl auction bsun.md/1Hmh8rQ

Super Bowl jersey number countdown

baltimoresun.com — There are five players who played with the Miami Dolphins on the countdown, and Joe Namath no longer mans the No. 12 position. Players are in the countdown mostly for their successes, but a couple are there based on a heart-wrenching failure, or other reasons. Check it out!
Jan 29, 2015

This is cool. The most notable players, by jersey number, in Super Bowl history (inculding a few Ravens). bsun.md/1uG9opv

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How secure is Bel Air Town Hall? Not very, officials admit

baltimoresun.com — Bel Air officials say it's time to discuss security issues in and around Town Hall, one of the oldest and least secure government buildings in Harford County. The subject came up during the tail end of a town commissioners and staff work session Tuesday afternoon, first mentioned by Commissioner Edward Hopkins as a possible future topic, maybe even at a staff retreat, if they decide to hold one later this year.
Jan 29, 2015

Loving this ongoing Harford security fears coverage: Bel Air officials mull bulletproof glass; Town Hall panic room baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…

Baltimore Co. police investigating catnapping

baltimoresun.com — The victim of a catnapping has been returned to an Owings Mills pet store, Baltimore County police said. Police on Thursday said a cat taken from a Petco store on Reisterstown Road has been returned. The pet was taken from its enclosure by three suspects at 1:19 p.m. on January 19.

Amid talk of change, Orioles one-batter bullpen usage not among league's highest

baltimoresun.com — With spring training just a few weeks away, the onslaught of ideas on how to make this baseball season better has begun. The baseball Twitter community is buzzing about a proposal, which FoxSports.com's Ken Rosenthal reported was floated by Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein this fall, one that suggests relief pitchers should required to face more than one batter in a game.
Jan 29, 2015

Orioles' one-batter bullpen usage not among league's highest bsun.md/1v9O0PA

Chicken manure a bigger threat than off-shore oil

baltimoresun.com — I know people are worried that opening up the Atlantic coast to offshore drilling would pose a risk of a possible oil spill ( "Getting the off-shore shaft," Jan. 28). In fact, it's inevitable that there will be some oil spilled and some environmental damage done.

Ta-Nehisi Coates makes his case to the world

baltimoresun.com — It's a crisp January evening on the campus of Loyola University Maryland in North Baltimore, and on this holiday honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., a near-capacity crowd awaits the appearance of writer Ta-Nehisi Coates. Coates strides to the Reitz Arena stage, eases his 6-foot-4 frame behind the lectern, then peers beyond the stage lights.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @baltimoresun: Longtime @TheAtlantic national correspondent, @tanehisicoates sees reparations the moral imperative of our time. bsun.md/1zFjNti

Police rescue puppy abandoned on I-83

baltimoresun.com — A puppy dumped alongside Interstate 83 was rescued by Baltimore police after a witness called 911 early Thursday morning. The 911 caller told police someone in a vehicle left the dog on the highway and drove off around 2 a.m., said Det. Ruganzu Howard.
Jan 29, 2015

In other animal news, police rescued a dog that had been dumped on a highway baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…

Steps it took to implode Sparrows Point blast furnace

Jan 29, 2015

RT @baltimoresun: Behind-the-scenes: Steps it took to implode Sparrows Point blast furnace: bsun.md/1LkUtM7 pic.twitter.com/VQCYHrmPpx

Maryland-Ohio State matchup features two of Big Ten's top freshmen

baltimoresun.com — Going into last week, Melo Trimble had won a majority of his individual matchups as a freshman at Maryland, including several in the Big Ten. Trimble was then badly outplayed by Indiana's Yogi Ferrell and outscored by fellow freshman James Blackmon Jr. in a 19-point romp by the Hoosiers on Thursday in Bloomington.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @BaltSunSports: Maryland-Ohio State matchup features two of Big Ten's top freshmen bsun.md/1HjwnSq

Carroll schools Superintendent Guthrie requests funding at Maryland's yearly 'beg-a-thon'

baltimoresun.com — Carroll County received praise for its handling of school construction, even though the county has been battling falling enrollment numbers, on Wednesday at the annual "beg-a-thon" in Annapolis, during which school officials ask the state for additional construction funding.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @baltimoresun: Counties make additional school construction requests to Board of Public Works at yearly "beg-a-thon." bsun.md/1zFiScm