Bret Jaspers http://wypr.org en Lollar Hopes to Defy The Odds With Gubernatorial Bid http://wypr.org/post/lollar-hopes-defy-odds-gubernatorial-bid <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wypr/audio/2014/05/BJ-Lollar.mp3" class="asset-audio">Lollar Hopes to Defy The Odds With Gubernatorial Bid</a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&#160;&#160;</span>“Maryland’s not so big until you have to travel it just about every day,” said Republican gubernatorial candidate Charles Lollar on the campaign trail recently.<p> Tue, 20 May 2014 13:23:33 +0000 Bret Jaspers 13371 at http://wypr.org Lollar Hopes to Defy The Odds With Gubernatorial Bid Maryland Jobs Numbers For March: Meh http://wypr.org/post/maryland-jobs-numbers-march-meh <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Governor O&#039;Malley (right) and Domino Sugar refinery manager Stu FitzGibbon in January." data-attribution="Credit Christopher Connelly / WYPR" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wypr/files/styles/card_280/public/201404/OMALLEY_and_Stu_FitzGibbo_refinery_manager_for_Domino_sugar_in_Baltimore_taken_by_Chris_Connelly.jpg" alt="" /><p>Today the federal government <a href="http://www.dllr.state.md.us/whatsnews/mlr.shtml">announced March jobs numbers for states and localities</a>.&#160;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that Maryland added 2,3oo jobs in March, and that February’s reported loss of 600 jobs was revised to a 1,000 job gain. Both months helped to make up for the 6,100 jobs lost in January.</span><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:51:45 +0000 Bret Jaspers 11818 at http://wypr.org Maryland Jobs Numbers For March: Meh State Scores High In Pew Elections Review http://wypr.org/post/state-scores-high-pew-elections-review <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit justgrimes via flickr" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wypr/files/styles/card_280/public/201404/5139407571_1c81d07a8c_z.jpg" alt="" /><p>Maryland was a top performer in a review of 2012 election data released Tuesday by the Pew Charitable Trusts, a nonprofit research organization.<p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:01:34 +0000 Bret Jaspers 11333 at http://wypr.org State Scores High In Pew Elections Review "Main Street" Project May Accelerate Change In Remington http://wypr.org/post/main-street-project-may-accelerate-change-remington <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wypr/audio/2014/03/3-12_BJ_FINAL_story_on_Rem_Row.mp3" class="asset-audio">Main Street" Project May Accelerate Change In Remington</a><p>Just three blocks north of <a href="http://news.wypr.org/post/why-walmart-still-not-reality-remington?nopop=1">a planned Walmart</a>, a second project hopes to be the neighborhood’s “Main Street.”&#160;<p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:45:48 +0000 Bret Jaspers 9933 at http://wypr.org "Main Street" Project May Accelerate Change In Remington How Health Care Reform May Affect The Undocumented http://wypr.org/post/how-health-care-reform-may-affect-undocumented <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Baltimore residents participate in Zumba class at Mueveton Por Tu Familia, a health fair held October 19th in Patterson Park." data-attribution="Credit Bret Jaspers / WYPR" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wypr/files/styles/card_280/public/201310/101_0758.JPG" alt="" /><p><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wypr/audio/2013/10/10-29_BJ_FINAL_story_undocumented_and_ACA.mp3" class="asset-audio">How Health Care Reform May Affect The Undocumented</a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">While many are trying to wade through the glitches in Maryland’s online health insurance exchange, there’s one specific group that won’t be able to get insurance, no matter what: undocumented immigrants.</span><p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:03:12 +0000 Bret Jaspers 4138 at http://wypr.org How Health Care Reform May Affect The Undocumented 'Revenge Porn' Laws, Sandy Aid, and Orioles Up For Gold Gloves http://wypr.org/post/revenge-porn-laws-sandy-aid-and-orioles-gold-gloves <p>Tuesday headlines from around the region.</p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:56:07 +0000 Bret Jaspers 4087 at http://wypr.org 'Revenge Porn' Laws, Sandy Aid, and Orioles Up For Gold Gloves Howard County Shooter, Amazon in Baltimore, and Microchips For Horses http://wypr.org/post/search-howard-county-shooter-amazon-baltimore-and-microchips-horses <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Post Typography" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wypr/files/styles/card_280/public/201310/maryland.png" alt="" /><p><em>Thursday headlines from around the region.</em><p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:04:44 +0000 Bret Jaspers 3894 at http://wypr.org Howard County Shooter, Amazon in Baltimore, and Microchips For Horses Port Strike, Gansler Responds To Driving Accusations, Federal Shutdown Reverberations http://wypr.org/post/port-strike-gansler-responds-driving-accusations-federal-shutdown-reverberations <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wypr/files/styles/card_280/public/201310/maryland.png" alt="" /><p><em>Longshoreman at the Port of Baltimore are on strike. Attorney General Doug Gansler and the Maryland State Police continue their dispute over driving allegations. The federal government shutdown continues to affect Maryland residents. Plus: Baltimore&#39;s last video store prepares to close.</em><p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 13:55:52 +0000 Bret Jaspers 3562 at http://wypr.org Port Strike, Gansler Responds To Driving Accusations, Federal Shutdown Reverberations