Monthly Archives: August 2013

Salaries of Governor O’Malley staff in 2011 — while state workers were frozen.

$105,731 STEPHEN RABIN EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT $145,442 RICHARD ABBRUZZESE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT $145,442 BRYAN SIVAK EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT $75,249 BENJAMIN STUTZ EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT $125,000 ANTHONY BROWN EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT $156,810 JOSEPH BRYCE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT…

Rascovar: Is the end near for Maryland’s GOP

From PoliticalMaryland.com • A nasty civil war is raging on the Upper Eastern Shore over replacing one of the GOP’s few bright lights, state Sen. E. J. Pipkin, who opted…

Top salaries paid to Maryland employees in 2010

HOW YOUR MONEY IS SPENT: While few would begrudge any of those on this list their salaries, since they are on the public payroll, The Chesapeake will be starting at…

Comptroller Peter Franchot farmed out sensitive business taxpayer data to public server

From WJLA ANNAPOLIS — An audit of the state comptroller’s office has found that one division has kept sensitive taxpayer information on a publicly accessible computer server for years. The…

Coast Guard: deaths of six in sinking of Lady Mary due to incompetence, drug use, lack of training and poor seamanship…along with failure of agencies that inspect vessels to do their job

U.S. Coast Guard releases report on the investigation into the sinking of the fishing vessel Lady Mary WASHINGTON — 8/30/2013 — The U.S. Coast Guard Friday released the report on…

Cops will let cameras take the collar for speeders in school zones –

Charles County Sheriff’s Office to Re-Activate Speed Cameras in School Zones WALDORF — The Charles County Sheriff’s Office will re-activate automated speed enforcement cameras in designated school zones starting Monday,…

BADDAZZ was a dumbazz

WALDORF — WITNESS HELPS OFFICERS LOCATE BANK ROBBERY SUSPECT: According to the Charles County Sheriff’s Department, on Aug. 30 at 10:30 a.m., a man on a motorcycle pulled into the…

Shipmate of the Week – CWO Gregory Tarker

From the maritime boundary line between Russia and the United States to the waters of the Pacific Northwest and south to Central America, the crew of Coast Guard Cutter Alert…

A new Apple deal on phones?

Apple will be expanding its iPhone trade-in program nationwide starting today, according to a report from CNBC’s Jon Fortt which we’ve confirmed with our sources. The program allows customers to…