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  • Washington-area federal charity drive lowers sights

    Washington-area federal charity drive lowers sights
    With the economic recovery still sluggish, a donor pool laboring under a long-term pay freeze and uncertainty about looming budget cuts, organizers of the Combined Federal Campaign in the National Capital Area have reduced their fundraising goal for the...
  • Ray Lewis passes on Ravens cap, goodwill to president of Tanzania

    Ray Lewis passes on Ravens cap, goodwill to president of Tanzania
    Although retired Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis was unable to make the climb of Mount Kilimanjaro because of a foot injury and fever, he did his part on the ground. During his visit to Africa, Lewis conducted an impromptu meeting with the President of...
  • John W. Gardner

    John W. Gardner
    John W. Gardner, a retired accountant and World War II Navy pilot who left his estate to various charities, died Friday of pneumonia at Oak Crest Village in Parkville. He was 93. "John is an incredible example for each of us. He loved people and our...
  • Firefighters' union event raises $1.2 million for charities

    Firefighters' union event raises $1.2 million for charities
    On Jan. 9, 2003, Rick Conrad, a career firefighter in Hagerstown, proposed a plan to his union's charitable foundation. The union, founded in 1966, had a long history of supporting local charities. But Conrad, who lives in Clear Spring, had something...
  • CPR training aid donated to Level VFC by National Automobile Dealers Charitable Foundation

    The National Automobile Dealers Charitable Foundation will make a donation of CPR training aids to the Level Volunteer Fire Company on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 10 a.m. at the fire station at 3633 Level Village Road in Havre de Grace. Charlie Walls of...
  • Ruxton woman helps sick kids create happy memories

    Ruxton woman helps sick kids create happy memories
    Kim Meagher has always been generous with her time and volunteers with countless organizations, but as she began her work at Baltimore's Ronald McDonald House, she was struck by an Internet quote that spoke to the charity's mission. "I came across...
  • Fourth of July Parade a perfect time to thank Woman's Club for contributions [Letter]

    At the end of 2012, the Woman's Club of Catonsville disbanded after 80 years of service to the community. At that time, the club donated the facility at 10 St. Timothy's Lane to the Catonsville Community Foundation (CCF), in order to provide a...
  • Congressional candidate profiles

    MEET THE CANDIDATES   When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
  • Maryland local government workers give $11.24M to charities

    Maryland local government workers give $11.24M to charities
    The United Way of Central Maryland announced Monday that local government workers gave more than $11.24 million during recent fundraising campaigns. Federal, state and local employees donated the money through payroll deductions to designated health and...
  • Sandy recovery well under way for most of Maryland

    Sandy recovery well under way for most of Maryland
    Recovery for the worst-hit areas of Maryland dragged on three days after the remnants of Sandy swept through, while the rest of the state got back to business as usual. In Crisfield, among the hardest-hit areas, some residents faced long-term...
  • 'Real Housewives of Miami' recap, Cosmic Cheerleaders and Charity Galas

    Previously on The Real Housewives of Miami, Adriana tried to confront Karent about the false article she gave to a reporter. Then Joanna got in the middle of their conversation, and proceeded to scream the F word, chase her down the hall and then get into...
  • Scouting for Food donation pickup on Saturday

    Scouting for Food donation pickup on Saturday
    Laurel Boys Scouts will be collecting donations of non-perishable food items from front doors of Laurel homes on Saturday, Nov. 10 beginning at 9 a.m. This year's Scouting for Food effort began Nov. 3 when Laurel Cub Scouts distributed plastic collection...