Students at the U.S. Naval Academy have collected more than 15,000 pounds of food during a holiday food drive.
One of the nasty side effects of this down economy is the slump in charitable giving.
A federal judge has sentenced a former employee of United Way of Central Maryland to nearly four years in prison in a plot to steal more than $375,000 in donations.
For some, nothing says winter like a hot bowl of hearty beef stew or chicken soup. But less fortunate families are lucky to see any type of meat on their dining tables this time of year. That may be especially true this year, as county food bank coordinators say donations of venison, a fall and winter staple, have decreased dramatically this season compared with the past several years.
The 10-year-olds of the Hickory Hornets are now seeking donations to help fund the trip to Virginia.
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Baltimore County is seeking donors to help enroll 165 underprivileged youth in a camping program and officials say donations are down because of the economy.
The Maryland Symphony Orchestra is starting a campaign for private donations to sustain its annual Salute to Independence concert at Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg.
Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold is under investigation by a state office, according to a donor who says he was contacted during the probe.
Donations to the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign in the Washington area dropped by nearly 60 percent this year.
The Maryland Food Bank needs your help and they got some from commuters Tuesday morning in Owings Mills.