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Hero Cop, Shirtless Burglar, Supporting Ferguson, Top Chef + Free School Shots

Hero Cop, Shirtless Burglar, Supporting Ferguson, Top Chef + Free School Shots

Plus, job openings, Horseshoe Casino prep, road construction means delays, citizens on patrol and how to post on Patch. Our top MD posts.
Testing Underway at Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore

Testing Underway at Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore

Maryland Lottery officials help ensure casino is ready for business.
How to Post on Patch

How to Post on Patch

Interested in blogging or posting an announcement on Patch's bulletin board? Step by step instructions.
Cha Cha Chicken, Father Kills Child, 25 Felines in Need

Cha Cha Chicken, Father Kills Child, 25 Felines in Need

Plus, inside the region's new Whole Foods, vehicle falls on mechanic, passengers try to bring guns to BWI and other Maryland Patch stories.
15 Displaced in Perryville Blaze: Fire Marshal

15 Displaced in Perryville Blaze: Fire Marshal

The fire spread across multiple row houses, the Maryland fire marshal reported.
2 Passengers Arrested at BWI Airport for Packing Loaded Guns

2 Passengers Arrested at BWI Airport for Packing Loaded Guns

Passengers from Baltimore and Upper Marlboro were arrested for reportedly packing loaded handguns in their carry-on bags.
Runaway Peacock, Exiled Mayor, Boardwalk Pole Dancing: Weird Maryland News

Runaway Peacock, Exiled Mayor, Boardwalk Pole Dancing: Weird Maryland News

A roundup of the week's top 10 most bizarre stories from Maryland Patches.
Private Island Estate for $4.75M, Gated Homes, Pools and Sunrooms: Maryland WOW Houses

Private Island Estate for $4.75M, Gated Homes, Pools and Sunrooms: Maryland WOW Houses

Plus, multimillion-dollar digs in Edgewater, Towson; gated home in Bowie, and brick Colonial homes galore are among MD houses for sale.
GOOD NEWS! Ice Bucket Challenges, Lives Saved, Best County in US + Lottery Winner

GOOD NEWS! Ice Bucket Challenges, Lives Saved, Best County in US + Lottery Winner

Plus, running for wounded vets, a local team in Ripken World Series, and casino and new school previews were among this week’s good news.
Nominate Your Favorite MD Coach or Mentor for Prizes, Patch Profile

Nominate Your Favorite MD Coach or Mentor for Prizes, Patch Profile

Just 24 hours left to nominate your everyday hero -- perhaps a coach or mentor -- for a prize package. Tell us how they made a difference.
Hurricane Season Peak: Share Your Storm Stories, Preparation Tips

Hurricane Season Peak: Share Your Storm Stories, Preparation Tips

The slow storm season has been a relief to many, but tropical weather tends to pick up right about…now.
Ripken World Series, Arlington Burial, Mayor Evicted, $425K Theft + Sobriety Checkpoint

Ripken World Series, Arlington Burial, Mayor Evicted, $425K Theft + Sobriety Checkpoint

Plus, real estate open houses, sheriff takes ice bucket challenge, water safe to drink, and Horseshoe Casino peek. Our top posts from MD.
Horseshoe Casino Puts on Finishing Touches Before Opening

Horseshoe Casino Puts on Finishing Touches Before Opening

Take a peek inside Baltimore City's first casino.
ICYMI: Maryland Sales Tax-Free Week 2014 Under Way

ICYMI: Maryland Sales Tax-Free Week 2014 Under Way

The state's sales tax holiday is great for back-to-school essentials and ends soon. Check our link to find what is tax free and what is not.
Former APG Leader Buried at Arlington National Cemetery

Former APG Leader Buried at Arlington National Cemetery

After being fatally shot in Afghanistan, Maj. Gen. Harold Greene received full military honors at Thursday's solemn ceremony.
Spice Recall, Malnourished Child, Montgomery Best County, Family Fishing Show and FBI Office Hunt

Spice Recall, Malnourished Child, Montgomery Best County, Family Fishing Show and FBI Office Hunt

Plus, youth leader sentenced, more ice bucket challenges, child shooting accomplice arrested, interstate crashes. Our top posts from MD.
McCormick Recalls 70K Containers of Ground Oregano

McCormick Recalls 70K Containers of Ground Oregano

Have you purchased ground oregano in the past few months? This may affect you.
$2M Ticket, Ice Bucket Fundraiser, FBI Manhunt, Gun Control, and 'Best' Southern Restaurants

$2M Ticket, Ice Bucket Fundraiser, FBI Manhunt, Gun Control, and 'Best' Southern Restaurants

Plus, a boardwalk pole dancer, WOW houses for sale, storm damaged roads, helping wounded vets and new spin on pizza. Our top posts from MD.
Pole Dancing in Ocean City: First Amendment Right?

Pole Dancing in Ocean City: First Amendment Right?

Town officials investigate after pole dancer takes a spin on the boardwalk.
Maryland Gun-Control Measures Upheld by Federal Judge

Maryland Gun-Control Measures Upheld by Federal Judge

A law banning 45 assault weapons and limiting gun magazines to 10 bullets is not an undue burden on Second Amendment rights, says a judge.