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Top Conservation Articles

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  • Behind the 8th Ball: 8th District Challengers Say Holton Not Visible Enough

    Ben Barnwell | Image by Photos by Jefferson Jackson Steele City Councilwoman Helen Holton Darryl Jefferson Andre Mahasa David Smallwood It's official. In 2026, Helen Holton won't be running for City Council. "If you find me here in 18 years," she...
  • We Feed Dead People

    The Office of Legislative Audits posted a gem last week: 34 pages examining the checks and balances on the state's welfare overseers. You can find the whole thing here, but the highlight is this: Food stamps and welfare checks went out to hundreds of...
  • Vacants to Value Web Site Goes Live

    A month or so back, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced a new housing initiative called Vacants to Value that's supposed to get 1,500 of the city's abandoned houses renovated and occupied in the next year. As I reported a few weeks ago, that's like...
  • Krugman Needs a Weatherman

    The Times' Paul Krugman had a boffo column yesterday on the link between high global food prices and global warming. "Boffo" because it's sure to piss off the global warming deniers and so get lots of traffic and links, while it simultaneously bolsters...
  • "The Baltimore Food Ecology Documentary," Freedom Riders, and other screenings

    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health's Center for a Livable Future screens "The Baltimore Food Ecology Documentary," the product of a class led by MICA faculty member Hugh Pocock, Feb. 3 at 4 p.m. in Sheldon Hall on the east Baltimore...
  • Local Weathermen Say Global Warming is a Conspiracy, "Scam"

    Last week, Rolling Stone ran a story about how TV meteorologists—the "weather experts" who have the most contact with the general population—tend to be doubters of the science of climate change. This despite the fact that ragtag conspiracy...
  • Activists launch petition targeting WBAL, Tony Pann

    In December we reported about comments made by WBAL-TV meteorologist Tony Pann on social media depicting climate science as a scam. Among his comments: "If you are making a living on government grants to research global warming, and have been for 20...
  • Police alter photo array procedure

    [caption id="attachment_19384" align="alignleft" width="300"] left to right: States Attorney Gregg Bernstein, Rebecca Brown – Director of State Policy Reform, Innocence Project, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts and Michele Nethercrott –...
  • The Festival of Their Dreams

    The Festival of Their Dreams
    Amanda Schmidt and Stewart Mostofsky, the organizers of Fields Festival, an arty mindfuck of a D.I.Y. music fest set against the backdrop of a literal summer camp in Darlington, Maryland this weekend, gather at Red Emma’s and describe with...
  • Checking in with Heather Mizeur on her frantic final push to election day

    Checking in with Heather Mizeur on her frantic final push to election day
    Heather Mizeur at Spro in Hampden. Notice the empty coffee cup. (Photo by J.M. Giordano)[/caption] Early voting has ended and all that's left in the primaries is Election Day on Tuesday, June 24th. City Paper caught up with upstart Democratic candidate...
  • Elder Scare

    Elder Scare
    The Baltimore City fire marshal fined an assisted-living facility $2,500 for bolting five separate doors shut last week, after a medical call brought inspectors in for an unscheduled inspection.  “They abated the problem,” Baltimore City...
  • Wandering Eye: The war over Uber in Maryland, psychos in the board room, and the U.S. News & World Report college rankings

    Wandering Eye: The war over Uber in Maryland, psychos in the board room, and the U.S. News & World Report college rankings
    Sometime CP contributor Andrew Zaleski has an interesting take in Politico on Uber's fight with the Maryland Public Service Commission—the only one (so far) that has ruled the ride-sharing company to be a livery provider subject to applicable...