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2013-08-13 08:31:33

One of Baltimore's largest accounting firms leases 31,000 square feet, keeping plan in motion to reshape the downtown Baltimore community BALTIMORE, Aug.13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ellin & Tucker today announced plans to relocate its headquarters from 100 South Charles Street to 400 East Pratt Street, making the firm a significant tenant in the downtown building, which is owned and operated by PDL Pratt Associates and currently undergoing major renovations. Ellin &...

2013-04-16 23:02:32

Baltimore Dance Crews Project, an after school Baltimore City youth dance program, will host their end of the year event, "I Can B'More: Urban Dance Concert" on May 18th at Notre Dame of Maryland University to showcase and celebrate artists who elevate expectations of themselves more each day. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 16, 2013 The Baltimore Dance Crews Project (BDCP) provides Baltimore City youth with an after school dance program that supports student achievement, builds community,...

2013-02-20 23:04:29

Baltimore City Schools to implement new USDA nutritional requirements turning vending in to “healthy” BALTIMORE (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 The USDA is working on amending The Federal Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 with proposed new rules that will effect vending machine food options available to students in schools. The current 160-page document is accessible for public comment. It outlines the standards for sodium, sugar and calorie levels acceptable in the food products,...

2011-06-16 14:33:00

BALTIMORE, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is now underway at a new community development in Baltimore City that will feature unique green elements and nearby mass transit options thanks to STV's planning and design expertise. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100331/NY79745LOGO-b ) The 63-acre Uplands Redevelopment will offer approximately 761 dwelling-units of a variety of housing types on a former garden apartment-townhouse site in West Baltimore, MD. The project...

2011-04-14 21:29:57

Repeated unnecessary 911 calls are a common drain on the manpower and finances of emergency medical services, but a pilot program that identified Baltimore City's top 911 callers and coupled them with a case worker has succeeded in drastically cutting the number of such calls while helping callers get proper care. The program, called Operation Care, was conceived and implemented by the non-profit agency Baltimore HealthCare Access and ran as a three-month pilot in 2008. Now, a newly published...

2010-06-08 14:15:00

BALTIMORE, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Harbor Hospital announced today the recent launch of a mobile display advertising campaign targeting 20 Baltimore City zip codes to increase awareness of the close proximity of Harbor Hospital's Emergency Department to downtown Baltimore and surrounding neighborhoods. "Time is of the essence when finding emergency care and we want to educate Baltimore area residents and business professionals in a compelling and innovative way that quality emergency care...

2010-04-26 13:48:00

BALTIMORE, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Amerigroup Foundation presented an $8,000 contribution to the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene-Center for Maternal and Child Health (DHMH) today at the Baltimore City Health Department. The grant will be used to help improve access to prenatal care in Baltimore City and Prince George's County by providing prenatal vitamins for those who register for prenatal care. "Nutrition plays a critical role in pregnancy, and with...

2010-04-22 13:00:00

Foundation Grant Supports Georgia Organics' "Farm to School" Campaign ATLANTA, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Speaker Series will host an expert panel on May 22, 2010, to promote innovative ways of providing schoolchildren and families in Georgia with greater access to healthy local foods. Featuring Food Network Chef Alton Brown, Yael Lehmann of The Food Trust and Anthony Geraci of the Baltimore City Schools, the event is part of the Foundation's...

2010-01-12 09:17:00

BALTIMORE, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- To help increase awareness of the availability of after-school feeding programs, a pilot program will jumpstart the OrchKids, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's (BSO) music program, with 60 days of complimentary meals. Many after-school programs to enrich needy children remain unaware of the availability of federal funding to provide nutritious meals at no cost to the organizations. OrchKids is a year-round after-school program designed to create...

2009-05-19 13:30:00

Community Media of Baltimore City (Channel 75) Names Broadcast Media Personality BALTIMORE, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors for Baltimore public access channel 75, Community Media of Baltimore City (CMBC), announced this week the appointment of Executive Director, Troy Johnson. Johnson is an award winning 20 year veteran of broadcast media. The former morning show personality, talk show host, and radio production director served on the Board of CMBC for almost two years prior...