CCBC welcomes Douglas Riley to its Board of Trustees

Community College of Baltimore County President Sandra L. Kurtinitis welcomes Douglas B. Riley, to the college’s Board of Trustees. The Board maintains general oversight of CCBC. Its responsibilities include adopting rules and regulations for college operations, approving the college budget, considering and approving CCBC’s academic programs, major purchases and...

Weekend Backpacks for Homeless Kids

Weekend Backpacks for Homeless Kids started in March 2015 when Sandie Nagel packed 18 backpacks of food in her dining room. It quickly expanded and moved to The Chimes in Mt. Washington where it provided job training to Chimes’ clients. The organization moved to its current home at 1505 Bedford Ave., in 2017, where it was able to operate rent-free for two years, but now must begin paying rent. The … Continue reading

First BGE Electric Vehicle Charger Now Powered Up

The first of 500 new BGE electric vehicle (EV) charging stations is now energized and open for business in Annapolis, Md., at the Pip Moyer Recreation Center located at 273 Hilltop Lane. This Level 2 (L2) smart charger is part of the company’s EVsmart Program which also provides customers with rebates, tools, and information that they need to go electric. BGE will install and operate a 500-charger network available to … Continue reading

BBJ: Baltimore Sun publisher, Johns Hopkins executive to co-chair United Way’s 2019 campaign

By Carley Milligan  September 23, 2019 United Way of Central Maryland has named two local executives to co-chair its 2019 fundraising campaign. Alicia Wilson, vice president for economic development at Johns Hopkins, and Trif Alatzas, publisher and editor-in-chief of Baltimore Sun Media have been tasked with meeting the nonprofit’s $20 million goal. The funds will be used to support United Way’s education, financial and health programs designed to help low-income families … Continue reading

Attend Johns Hopkins Medicine’s A Woman’s Journey Conference

Attend Johns Hopkins Medicine’s annual women’s health program, A Woman’s Journey, to learn about advances in women’s health from Johns Hopkins physicians. Keynote speakers at breakfast and lunch and your choice of three out of 24 seminars. Topics range from Mindfulness and Epigenetics of Aging to What We Have Learned About Memory and the Microbiome. Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019 When: 8:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Where: Baltimore Hilton Hotel … Continue reading

Kennedy Krieger Institute Announces Inaugural national Neurodiversity Conference

On November 7 and 8, 2019, Kennedy Krieger Institute, an internationally renowned organization with the mission of improving the lives of children, adolescents and young adults with disorders and injuries of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, will host “Neurodiversity in the Workplace,” a collaborative conference designed to educate and connect employers with topic experts and resources to create and enhance work and higher education acquisition and inclusion strategies … Continue reading

Loyola Clinical Centers Partnership Provides Free Services through Hearing Health Initiative

The Loyola Clinical Centers (LCC) is partnering with Rebuilding Together Baltimore and Cigna to launch a Hearing Health Initiative, which will provide free hearing evaluations and hearing aids to qualified participants, along with wellness screenings to assess mental health and quality of life to eligible members of the Baltimore community. The Hearing Health Initiative, which is grant funded through the Cigna Foundation, will provide 40 eligible community members—living in Baltimore … Continue reading

Gordon Feinblatt Attorneys Named 2020 Baltimore “Lawyers of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC is pleased to announce that two attorneys have been named 2020 Baltimore “Lawyers of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America. Royal W. Craig was named Patent Law “Lawyer of the Year” and Lawrence S. Greenwald was named Litigation- Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year.” For more information about the winners, visit Gordon Feinblatt LLC’s website. Source: Gordon Feinblatt LLC

CCBC Board of Trustees meets Sept. 25 at CCBC Catonsville

The Board of Trustees for the Community College of Baltimore County will meet in public session at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 at CCBC Catonsville, 800 South Rolling Road. The board meeting will be held in the Center for the Arts. The agenda for the board meeting will be posted outside the room one hour before the 7 p.m. session. Persons who wish to address the board can do … Continue reading

Sontiq Recognized for Identity Theft Protection Service

A Nottingham cybersecurity firm received recognition from a parent community for its service that protects the identities of children. Sontiq Inc. received the Parent Tested Parent Approved Seal of Approval from PTPA Media Inc. for its IdentityForce product. The product, which Sontiq acquired earlier this year when it EZShield combined with IdentityForce under a new name, received the recognition for the sixth straight year. Read more on The Daily Record’s website. … Continue reading