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2014-06-17 12:25:27

Global Performance Brand Arrives in Midwest with Prime Michigan Avenue Location BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour (NYSE: UA) announced today that it will open its newest specialty retail location at 600 North Michigan Avenue in Chicago in March, 2015. Situated in the heart of the city's thriving Magnificent Mile, on the corners of Michigan Avenue and Ohio Street, the Brand House retail store will focus on cutting-edge products and design and will serve as a...

2014-06-17 12:21:26

Company to award a half million dollars in engineering-related college scholarships BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Linthicum, Md.-based Electronic Systems sector is hosting its second Maryland STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) Scholars Awards Dinner to salute this year's statewide recipients of Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars awards and the students and mentors participating in the company's High School...

2014-06-17 08:25:00

Tune - in on 6/19 at 8:30 am ET on HGTV BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Enterprises LLC, a boutique real estate brokerage headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, has been making headlines after announcing that the firm's founding partner, real estate broker and entrepreneur Alethea King, will be featured on the new HGTV series 'Rent or Buy.' The segment will air nationally on Thursday, June 19th @ 8:30 am ET on HGTV. "I love Baltimore and was honored to be featured...

2014-06-12 23:14:04

Steven H. Heisler, The Injury Lawyer, says the length of time Marylanders must wait for a disability hearing is unconscionable. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 A recent report by the Social Security Administration (http://www.ssa.gov/appeals/DataSets/01_NetStat_Report.html) shows the average time from the date of disability hearing request until the hearing is held is longer in Baltimore than in only two other cities. A person who files a Social Security disability claim in Baltimore...

2014-06-12 16:22:21

BALTIMORE, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If you want to change the world -- as the old adage goes -- the best place to start is your own backyard. Octogenarian Dr. Michael Beer, the former chair of the Jones Falls Watershed Association (now, Blue Water Baltimore) and now resident of Roland Park Place (RPP) did exactly that when he successfully campaigned for the installation of a green roof at the only not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Baltimore...

2014-06-10 23:12:32

Rapidly Expanding Practice Stays in Baltimore, Moves to Larger Office Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 RPI Consultants, a software and professional services consulting firm, has recently relocated to the newly renovated King Cork & Seal Building in an up-and-coming industrial neighborhood in Baltimore, MD. Due to a surge in new hires, RPI has chosen to expand its primary headquarters to accommodate its growing team. As an industry leader in the Lawson ERP software consulting space...

2014-06-10 08:39:11

ROSWELL, Ga., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Optomi continues its national expansion, opening a new operation in the Baltimore/DC market this week. The new branch is the fifth hub office to support Optomi's growing national network. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140609/116118)(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140609/116117) In tandem with the new office opening, Optomi has appointed Anthony Petrelli as the Vice President of the Mid-Atlantic region. Anthony...

2014-06-06 08:26:16

BALTIMORE, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The soon-to-be merged companies of Hughes Associates and RJA Group announced today that Phil Rogers has been appointed to the position of CEO. Rogers previously led Sodexo's NorAm Solution Center in identifying and developing solutions and offers that enhanced Sodexo's credibility and competitiveness in the global facility management marketplace. "The merger of Hughes Associates and RJA Group will create a true power house in the lifecycle...

2014-06-05 23:09:46

Baltimore residents will be provided educational training for the Cannabis Industry, taught by Cannabis Career Institute. CCI is nationally recognized for Cannabis Business Training to students across the United States and has been operating since 2009. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Cannabis Education and Business Training is coming to Baltimore, Maryland this weekend, offering entrepreneurs the chance to become educated in the Marijuana Industry, in order to start making...

2014-06-04 23:14:45

Caroline Worrall and Jorge Castillo join the ETC staff as Entrepreneurs in Residence. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 The ETC (Emerging Technology Centers) – Baltimore City’s award-winning technology innovation center – today announced it has added two new In Residence professionals to the team. Caroline Worrall, CFA, CPA will serve as the CFO In Residence while Jorge Castillo, MBA, will serve as the CMO In Residence. As part of the existing In Residence program at the ETC,...


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2005-06-14 09:47:24

The Bullock's oriole (Icterus bullockii) is a small blackbird. At one time, this species and the Baltimore oriole were considered to be a single species, the Northern oriole. Adults have a pointed bill. The adult male is orange on the underparts, face and rump with black everywhere else; they have a white wing patch. The adult female is grey-brown on the upper parts, dull yellow on the breast and belly and has wing bars. Their breeding habitat is the edges of deciduous and mixed woods...

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