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Math-letes rule! Fit, healthy kids do better in school, especially math

Research suggests that the brain could be shaped at a young age by exercise

The familiar saying that exercise is good for the body and mind may be especially true for children.

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Ravens make roster moves but still need to get to 75 player limit

There is a time every year during training camp where dreams are momentarily crushed.

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Hotel tips and tricks to stay healthy on the road

Frequent travelers can be all too familiar with the challenges of staying both healthy and productive -- countless distractions, fast food joints on every corner and difficulty sleeping in unfamiliar places and beds can make staying on track a challenge

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Amelia Boynton remembered as the 'Rosa Parks' of Selma Movement

Amelia Boynton Robinson, who died Wednesday in Montgomery, Ala. at the age of 104, is being praised as the ‘Rosa Parks’ of the Selma voting rights movement.

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Active aging is healthy aging

Register for BCDA's 9th annual "Get Ready! Get Set! Get Fit! 5K Run-Walk / 1 Mile Walk"

Research has proven that the more you exercise the better, and longer, your life will be. No matter what age you start your exercise program, you will benefit from the physical activity. Just moving for 30 to 60 minutes three to five times a week boosts your health by

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Ask Alma: Unwanted photos of my ex-husband

Should I send my ex-husband his baby photos?

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Comptroller Peter Franchot encourages enrollment in College Savings Plans of Maryland

Comptroller Peter Franchot joined the College Savings Plans of Maryland on a visit to the Annapolis Regional Library to stress the significant financial benefits and tax advantages of utilizing college savings accounts.

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Ravens starting offense back on track in dress rehearsal but reserves struggle

The Baltimore Ravens are a team that is known for having depth on their roster.

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Sesame Street’s move to HBO angers local parents, childcare workers

Sesame Street will now be brought to you by the letters H-B-O!

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College Bound: Make your personal space pop

Academics aside, gearing up for college is a big job. Whether you’re headed to the dorms or sharing an apartment or house with friends, making your surroundings comfortable and functional will let you focus on your studies.

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New efficient VEIP Self-Service Kiosk to improve convenience debuts

Maryland vehicle owners can now test vehicle emissions using a new, convenient self-service Vehicle Emission Inspection Program (VEIP) kiosk. Two VEIP self-service kiosks, one located at the Glen Burnie VEIP station and one located at the Gaithersburg MVA branch office, are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Ravens sign Will Hill to two year extension

The Baltimore Ravens were able to shore up the safety position for the next few years by signing Will Hill to a two year contract.

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Bobby’s Burger Palace opens in Towson

Local burger lovers have a new spot to add to their foodie list. Bobby’s Burger Palace (BBP) opened on July 28, 2015 at 515 Virginia Avenue in Towson Square.

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Things to consider when buying a franchise

Before one makes the “jump” to buy a franchise, you should consider the following:

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Executive jet service to offer cancer patients free flights

Grandview Aviation Partners with Corporate Angel Network

GrandView Aviation, an executive jet and helicopter service in Maryland, will partner with Corporate Angel Network to arrange free flights for cancer patients to specialized treatment facilities in the empty seats on corporate and private aircraft.

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Are you having fun with today’s politics?

The vast majority of the news is centered on politics, specifically, the 2016 presidential race, which is 14 months away. Black people are being sucked under by a whirlpool of nonsense on TV news outlets, newspaper and magazine commentaries, lectures, and even some protests.

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Return to reasonable lending opens door to homeownership

Home-buying season is heating up. Homes sold faster in April than at any point in almost the last two years, according to data released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Existing-home sales are on pace to top five million this year.

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Ravens Rookie WR Daniel Brown’s work ethic makes underdog a standout

Baltimore Ravens rookie wide receiver Daniel Brown has made steady progress since the start of organized team activities this year. Making the jump from James Madison University to the NFL is not an easy task. However, this isn’t the first time that Brown has been faced with having to adjust to a larger arena.

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Prominent surgeon Keiffer Mitchell Sr. dies at 73

Member of iconic Baltimore family saved countless lives during medical career

Keiffer Mitchell Jr. remembers fondly the early morning telephone calls his dad would make to him daily. And every evening, Mitchell Jr. would call his dad.

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PBS documentary uncovers story of legendary tennis pioneer Althea Gibson

Airs Friday, September 4 at 9 pm on PBS

People often cite Arthur Ashe as the first African American to win Wimbledon (1975).


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