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.

Money Has Shaped The Political Machinery And Elections

“Both the Democrats and the Republicans are notorious in saying that financial contributions, do not affect their decisions. But all Americans know that once you take the money, at some point, they will start calling.”

Maryland Offers Support To Small Businesses Providing Paid Sick Leave

Small businesses in Maryland that provide paid sick and safe leave to their employees will soon be able to apply for a refundable tax credit administered by the Maryland Department of Commerce. The Small Business Relief Tax Credit offers businesses ...

Girl Scout Cookie Sale Begins In Central Maryland

The Girl Scout Cookie Sale is the largest girl-led business in the nation.

Marylanders Warned To Be Wary Of Scams Following A Natural Disaster

Hurricane Florence is heading toward the Mid-Atlantic and while we hope that all Marylanders are safe and that any damage to personal property is minimal, there will likely be many individuals impacted by the severe weather. Unfortunately, fraudulent and unscrupulous ...

Five Tips For Parents To Help Their Kids Get Started With Retirement Planning

Retirement planning ranks low as a priority for many young people in the early stages of their careers. About two-thirds of Millennials have nothing saved for retirement, according to a report by the National Institute on Retirement Security, and financial ...

Three Steps To Help You Prepare When Retirement Is Just Around The Corner

If looking ahead to retirement makes you a little nervous, you’re not alone. Nearly half of Americans (46 percent) who haven’t reached retirement predict that they won’t be financially comfortable once they get there, according to a Gallup survey.