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Volunteer creates Christmas magic at Baltimore County shelter

The Eastside Emergency Family Shelter, home to more than 150 homeless mothers and children was treated to a special day of holiday caring on December 20, 2014.

Baltimore woman designs custom Italian shoes

Shoe designer Tori Soudan is a woman who knows shoes.

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast Honors Community Leaders

Seven civic leaders and educators who best emulate the spirit and mission of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will receive awards January 19, 2015 at the 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast at Anne Arundel ...

Library of Congress offers Junior Fellows Summer Internships

For a stipend of $3,000, the 2015 class of Junior Fellows will work full-time with Library specialists and curators from June 1 through August 7, 2015, to inventory, describe and explore collection holdings and to assist with digital-preservation outreach activities ...

BGE Provides energy saving trees to Baltimore City through the Arbor Day Foundation

Many times the importance of trees during the winter-time is overlooked, however, trees provide energy savings for customers year-round and are essential for the health of the local ecosystem and the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Kunsman named Assistant Dean of Workforce Development

Anne Arundel Community College has named Kip A. Kunsman the assistant dean for Workforce Development. In that role, he oversees the Center for Workforce Solutions, Technology Training and the college’s noncredit Cyber initiatives.

Hogan and Rutherford make Thank-You Tour stop at BIGGY's Community Center

Governor-elect Larry Hogan, Lt. Governor-elect Boyd Rutherford, and their wives, Yumi Hogan and Monica Rutherford, traveled to Baltimore on Saturday, December 20, 2014, for a Thank-You Tour stop at BIGGY's Community Center.

Chinese higher education delegation visits AACC

Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and Montgomery College recently hosted 20 higher education visitors from China including presidents, vice presidents and deans. The participants wanted to learn more about community college systems and processes as well as partnerships with local ...

BSO Kids Program helping students around Baltimore

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is easily identified for its artistic excellence and, over the years, the organization has been able to attract a devoted following not just locally, but the world over.

Local musician’s CD tops iTunes© jazz charts at #20 in 48 hours

Ron Ward Jr., a full-time musician who lives in Glen Burnie, Maryland, released a CD entitled, ‘It’s Just Music’ on December 9, 2014. Ward describes his new project as 14 tracks of “good, clean music.”

Caring and Sharing Committee at John Wesley United Church promotes education

The Sharing and Caring Committee at John Wesley United Methodist Church located at 3202 West North Avenue in Baltimore promotes higher education by awarding students with perfect attendance, averages of B+ or higher in reading, language or mathematics and improved ...

Governor-elect, Comptroller volunteer at Paul's Place in Baltimore

On Monday December 22, 2014, Governor-elect Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot, joined by the Governor-elect's daughter Jaymi Sterling, the next First Lady Yumi Hogan, and Comptroller Franchot's wife Anne Maher, volunteered at Paul's Place in the Pigtown neighborhood of ...

Couple sparks movement to support homeless families

Arnold Harvey, a 58-year old Gaithersburg, Maryland based sanitation worker and his wife, Theresa Harvey, exhibit kindness and generosity year-round.

CSM hosts ‘Cool Careers in Cybersecurity for Girls’

The College of Southern Maryland hosted 150 area middle school students Wednesday, December 3, 2014 for the “Cool Careers in Cybersecurity for Girls Workshop.”

Marylanders encouraged to “Shop Maryland for the Holidays” at local shops and stores

With Thanksgiving Day a delicious memory, Marylanders are busy checking off items on their holiday shopping lists. Comptroller Peter Franchot once again encourages residents to “Shop Maryland for the Holidays” as he begins his 2014 shopping tour at locations throughout ...