McDaniel College announces Fall 2020 semester reopening plans

McDaniel
McDaniel College announced key decisions that involve academics, including changes to the undergraduate academic calendar, as well as health and safety, residential life and food service, student support and campus life, and financial matters in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
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FOX45: Proposed bill would give hazard pay to essential workers in Baltimore City

There's a plan for a new law in Baltimore City that would mandate hazard pay for some of the people working during the pandemic.
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Baltimore Sun: Baltimore City Council bill would require essential businesses pay workers premium during pandemic

The Baltimore City Council wants businesses to pay essential employees a premium for working during the pandemic, a measure that proposes to put an extra $10 to $25 per shift in people’s wallets.
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CareFirst accelerates over $170M in payments and other support to healthcare providers

CareFirst
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield will offer a new accelerated payment program to an array of healthcare providers experiencing financial strain due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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M&T contributes $100,000 to Baltimore City Public Schools’ fund supporting students, families affected by COVID-19

M&T Bank is contributing $100,000 to the Baltimore City Public Schools’ Fund for Educational Excellence to help feed the city’s students and their family members directly or indirectly affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.
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Bank of America commits $100 million in support of communities around the world impacted by coronavirus pandemic

Bank of America announced on March 17, 2020, that it is committing $100 million to support local communities in need as the world faces unprecedented challenges from the coronavirus.
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U.S. News & World Report recognizes several of Loyola University Maryland’s graduate programs

Loyola University
Loyola University Maryland’s graduate programs in business, speech, and psychology have been ranked in the “2021 Best Graduate Schools” rankings from U.S. News & World Report.
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The Baltimore Sun: Baltimore’s Legg Mason to be acquired by California investment giant Franklin Templeton

Baltimore stands to lose one of its last few remaining large public companies headquartered in the city after a California-based mutual fund giant announced a $4.5 billion deal Feb.18 to acquire Legg Mason.
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The Daily Record: Legg Mason to be bought by Franklin Resources for $4.5B

Legg Mason, one of Baltimore’s most recognizable and widely known companies, is being sold. The venerable asset management company is being bought by San Mateo, California-based Franklin Resources Inc. for $4.5 billion.
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Members of GBC Board of Directors recognized as The Daily Record’s Influential Marylander Award Winners

The GBC congratulates the members of the Board of Directors that were honored with the award in 2020.
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