The Regional Recap, August 27, 2009

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Regional News From WBAL-TVwbaltv

The Kennedy LegacyWhat do you think will be the lasting legacy of Sen. Ted Kennedy?

Maryland State Leaders Speak Fondly Of Kennedy. Sen. Ben Cardin, Sen. Barbara Mikulski, Gov. Martin O’Malley and others are reacting to the death of Mass. Sen. Edward Kennedy.

Cecil County Bars Use Of Cell Phones In Schools. With the start of the school year, Cecil County public education officials are reminding students that they cannot use cell phones at school.The Board of Education set the policy earlier this month.

Developers Detail Plans For City Casinos.  The Baltimore City Entertainment Group presented its plans for a $212 million Celebration Casino slot parlor right next to the city’s football and baseball stadiums on Wednesday.While the plans looked impressive, some concerned citizens are crying foul over timing and the placement of public hearings on the parlors location.

State To Struggling Homeowners: Don’t Pay For Help. Housing experts are warning homeowners to be aware of mortgage relief specialists.Officials said the so-called specialists promise to help people having trouble paying their mortgages but end up causing more pain. The companies send out mailers, call people on the phone and send e-mails hoping to catch someone who needs help modifying their loans.


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John’s background is in the travel industry as a business owner, industry speaker, and travel writer. In terms of blogging and social media, he cut his teeth with MSNBC.com.

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