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Bethesda Readies For 15th Annual Literary Festival

Bethesda is readying for its 15th annual literary festival.

04/10/2014

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U.S. Library To Fund Literacy Awards With $1.5M Gift

Billionaire investor David Rubenstein is giving the Library of Congress $1.5 million to fund three new literacy awards.

12/06/2012

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Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard Returns Home To Md. To Condemn Bullying

Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard is returning to his hometown in Prince George’s County to condemn bullying and promote literacy.

10/11/2012

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Ed Norris: Matt Birk, Man Of The Year

In a time where bad behavior is not just forgiven but sometimes admired it’s a welcome relief to remember that men like Matt Birk still play football

02/06/2012

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Nora Roberts Sells Jewelry To Benefit Literacy

More than 60 pieces of jewelry from the personal collection of bestselling novelist Nora Roberts are being sold at auction.

10/23/2011

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Volunteers Teach Others To Read

With up to 14 percent of adults in Anne Arundel County struggling with reading and writing, the Anne Arundel Literacy Council hires volunteers to tutor people in these skills.

03/21/2011

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Financial Literacy Bill Would Require Money Course

Maryland high schoolers would have to complete a course in financial literacy in order to graduate under a bill state lawmakers are considering.

02/16/2011

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