'Everything Is Wiped Out Now Till May' | Harford Sound, Small Businesses Struggle Amid Coronavirus ShutdownKirkendall is trying to remain as positive as possible, urging his clients and colleagues to not give up hope, help out another business as much as you can to pay it forward, and please wash your hands!
Van Hollen, Beyer Propose Surtax On MillionairesThe richest 1% of Americans control more wealth than the entire middle class combined, according to the Brookings Institution - a striking sign of income inequality that has accelerated since the Great Recession.
National Park Service To Begin Expedited Repairs On BW Parkway Amid Pressure From LawmakersBeginning this Friday, March 29, NPS will begin a new phase of "enhanced repairs" to improve the road in anticipation of a larger repaving project that was scheduled for Fall 2019, but will now begin in mid-April.
Maryland Lawmakers Announce More Than $1M In Affordable Housing Grants For Baltimore RegionMaryland lawmakers announced Wednesday more than $1 million has been given in affordable housing grants for Baltimore City and the region.
FAFSA Bill Introduced To Improve Student Access To Federal AidThe new bill would make applying for federal financial aid easier for students. Instead of needing their parent's financial records, students can now fill out the FAFSA form on their own.
BWI Checkpoint Remains Closed Amid Shutdown Due To TSA 'Excessive Callouts'TSA at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport closed A Pier checkpoint early Saturday due to excessive callouts. Fast-forward to Sunday afternoon- and the checkpoint is still closed.
Maryland Small Businesses Struggle Amid Government ShutdownFor them, it's not just lost sales, some are losing staff. Others say they can't get the permits they need to keep operating. They say all of these issues are a ripple effect of this nearly month-long shutdown.
Bill Guaranteeing Back Pay For Federal Workers Signed Into LawA new bill will now provide back pay for furloughed federal workers, after President Trump signed it into law Wednesday afternoon.
Maryland Lawmakers React To Kavanaugh ConfirmationMaryland lawmakers and even potential candidates reacted to the confirmation, many tweeting out their disappointment or approval to the decision to vote Kavanaugh into the highest court of the land.
MLK Jr. Day Of Service To Take Place In Howard CountyOn Monday, people in Howard County will be observing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a day of service.