BGE Reminds Customers About Important Energy Assistance Programs

BGE reminds customers of important energy assistance available to help meet their energy needs. With many Marylanders impacted by the ongoing federal government shutdown, BGE is taking steps to expand awareness of the programs in place to help customers through ...

Golden Rules For Holiday Shopping

If you bought the gifts in the holiday classic, “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” it would cost a record $39,094.93, according to the 35th annual PNC Christmas Price Index.

Anne Arundel County Department Of Social Services Seeking Donors For 38th Annual Holiday Sharing Program

The Department is currently matching donors and families/seniors for Christmas. To request a paper donor application by mail, or for other questions or concerns, email holidaysharing.aacodss@maryland.gov, or call 410-269-4462.

BGE Joins Energy Companies Across North America In Fight Against Scammers

“BGE is proud to join utilities across the country to partner in this important effort to help protect our customers against scamming,” said Rodney Oddoye, vice president and chief customer officer for BGE. “There may be occasions when BGE calls ...

Top Tips For Consumers To Be Savvy Shoppers This Holiday Season

“Being a savvy shopper begins with educating yourself about retail policies and pitfalls,” said Attorney General Frosh. “Sometimes that ‘great deal’ isn’t such a bargain if you’re left with a broken or unwanted gift that you cannot return.”

Neighborhood Business Competition Puts Decision Making In Hands Of Community

The Greater Remington Improvement Association (GRIA), in partnership with Johns Hopkins University and Seawall has announced the launch of the Remington Storefront Challenge (RSC)— a Shark Tank-style search for local entrepreneurs— to start temporary retail concepts in two storefronts in ...

The Baltimore Times Holiday Marketplace

We are continuing in the theme of Shop Small Business Saturday to support Baltimore's local artisians, small business owners and entrepreneurs!

Giant Food Donates 1,000 Turkeys To The Maryland Food Bank

The Capital Area Food Bank, Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank, and Food Bank of Delaware also each received at least 1,000 turkeys.

Monarch Academy Baltimore launches Community Revitalization Initiative

Monarch Academy Baltimore and The Children’s Guild have launched a Community Revitalization Initiative in partnership with the Coldstream Homestead Montebello Community Corp.

Mother-Daughter Duo Take Home Sally Cultivate’s Big Prize

Thirteen-year-old Lexi Proctor and her mother, Monica Proctor know that big dreams can come true for hopeful entrepreneurs who aspire to have their products sold on the shelves of a major retail store.

Anne Arundel County Teen Jewelry Maker Showcases Products At Biz Kidz Event

On Saturday, November 3, 2018, Biz Kidz Academy will hold a Market Day, Shark Tank Competition and Award Ceremony for business-minded girls and boys, ages five-18 at Long Reach High School, located at 6101 Old Dobbin Lane in Columbia, Md. ...

First Sunday Arts Festival: Holiday Edition

A perfect place to start your holiday shopping from local artisans on Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 11am to 5pm!

Marylanders Reminded Of New Federal Law That Allows Free Credit Freeze And Thaw

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh encourages Maryland residents to take advantage of a new federal law effective September 21, 2018, that gives consumers the right to place a freeze on their credit reports and temporarily or permanently remove the ...

Organization Showcases Merchandise ‘Made in Baltimore’

When the “Made in Baltimore” sign was unveiled earlier this month at a pop-up shop on North Avenue, it marked the sixth time that the city-backed operators showed off goods made by local artisans and entrepreneurs.

Governor’s Office On Service And Volunteerism Announces Opening Of AmeriCorps State Grant Application

The Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism has announced the opening of the AmeriCorps State Grant application process for the 2019 – 2020 service year.