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Coast Guard Rates Port Security As ‘Excellent’ For Sixth Year In A Row

The Port of Baltimore is touting the “excellent” grade it has received from the Coast Guard for changes it has made to security.

10/28/2013

Sailabration

Maryland 1812 Commission Awards $1.2M In Grants

The Maryland 1812 Commission has awarded $1.2 million in grants to projects across the state that will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the national anthem next year.

10/23/2013

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4 Nonprofits To Get $3.75M Grants In Baltimore

Four nonprofit organizations are getting a total of $3.75 million in grants in Baltimore.

10/07/2013

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

24 Sites Around D.C. Compete For Preservation Funds

Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee’s home in Arlington, Va., and Clara Barton’s downtown Washington office, where she ran an operation to search for missing Civil War soldiers, are among 24 sites around the nation’s capital competing for $1 million in historic preservation grants.

04/24/2013

domestic violence

More Than $2 Million Dedicated To Help Reduce Domestic Violence

A national effort is now underway to combat guns and their relationship to domestic violence.

03/13/2013

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Metro Stands To Lose $22M In Budget Battle

Washington’s Metro transit system stands to lose $22 million over the next six months because of looming federal budget cuts.

03/01/2013

money, money generic, cash

Half Of D.C. Schools Slated For Closure Won Grants

Half of the District of Columbia public schools slated to close were recently awarded grants for their creative plans to improve test scores with funds totaling more than $1 million.

11/19/2012

counterfeit movies, DVDs

U.S. Attorney General Awards Grant To Baltimore Co. To Crack Down On Counterfeit Goods

Buying a cheap knock-off may seem like a bargain but it’s criminals making a profit. Alex DeMetrick reports, cracking down on counterfeiting is rapidly going from global to local.

10/03/2012

(AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Farms Eligible For Energy Efficiency Grants

State officials say grants of up to $200,000 are available to Shore farmers looking to upgrade the energy efficiency of their farms.

08/28/2012

Chesapeake Bay

$22.7M In Projects To Help Restore Chesapeake

Federal officials plan to announce $22.7 million in funding for Chesapeake Bay restoration projects.

08/24/2012

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Western Md. Teachers Prep For Race To The Top

About 400 western Maryland public school teachers are gathering in Hagerstown for a three-day meeting aimed at helping poor students do better.

07/24/2012

pollution

Baltimore, Prince George’s County, Eastern Shore Get Green Streets Grants

Communities in Baltimore, Prince George’s County and the Eastern Shore are among those selected to receive Green Streets grants to protect the environment as well as create green jobs.

06/27/2012

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