Obama Unveils High-Speed Internet Help For Low-Income HomesCalling the Internet a 21st century necessity, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled a program to bring faster Internet connections to more low-income households, particularly to help students living in public and assisted housing stay ahead in school.
DC Landlords Struggle With Homelessness CrisisLandlords and property managers in the District of Columbia are finding themselves at a crossroads.
Maryland Announces $20M In Utility Bill HelpGov. Martin O'Malley has announced $20 million in additional help for low-income Maryland residents to pay higher utility bills from colder weather.
Frederick Rescue Mission Offers Free Flu ShotsMore than a 100 people got free flu shots during an event at the Frederick Rescue Mission.
Showing Improvement: Obesity Rate For Low-Income Preschoolers DroppingWhile childhood obesity continues to be an epidemic in the U.S., for the first time in years, the obesity rate for low income preschoolers is showing signs of improvement.
Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low IncomesSeveral health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.
Outhouse Stinks? Maryland's Got A Loan For ThatOuthouse not cutting it anymore? Maryland has a loan program for homeowners who want to install indoor plumbing.
D.C. Groups Pooling Electric Buying PowerMore than 100 religious, community, labor and low-income housing groups in the Washington area say they are joining forces to buy clean power and save money.