BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 22: Manager Joe Girardi of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout during the ninth inning of the Yankees 6-3 loss to the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 22, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.
The addition of new Fiat vehicles at the Port of Baltimore demonstrates the strength of Maryland’s economy and is another clear example that Maryland’s port continues to thrive and bring new business and jobs to our state.
They found that an advertised offer of a $5 gift card increased the likelihood of giving among people with a history of donating by 26 percent; and a $10 gift card produced a 52 percent rise ... The offer of gift cards even caused people to motivate others, including people who previously had never given blood, to donate. The incentives also induced regular donors to switch from their usual donation sites to locations where rewards would be available.
In Baltimore, Memorial Day weekend is about sitting on the back deck for a crab feast, enjoying our first of many steamed Maryland blue crabs with Old BayMore quotes »
Exercise May Help People With Alzheimer's Avoid Nursing Homes
an important study," said Dr. Kostos Lyketsos, director of the Johns Hopkins Memory and Alzheimer's Treatment Center, in Baltimore . "If we could ever deliver exercise for people with dementia in their homes, I think we could accomplish very substantial benefits Read more »
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White House chief of staff visits local VA office
official said. Weekly data released by the agency show that more than 81 percent of the 16,000 disability claims at Baltimore's office are more than 125 days old. The national average is about 67 percent. The error rate in Baltimore is the highest in the country 5/24/13 from Baltimore Sun Read more »
Yankees activate Nova
MD – The New York Yankees activated pitcher Ivan Nova from the 15-day disabled list prior to Friday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Nova was placed on the DL April 27 with inflammation of the right triceps. The right-hander is 1-1 with a 6.48 ERA in four 5/24/13 from FOX News Read more »
Jessica Anya Blau's third novel updates 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'
star. "My novels are all about being untethered," says the 40-something author, who was raised in Santa Barbara. She moved to Baltimore in the 1990s when she was accepted into the graduate writing program at the Johns Hopkins University. "My novels are about 5/24/13 from Baltimore Sun Read more »
Use of unloaded guns in Baltimore Police training drill under investigation
police are investigating a training drill where officers used their unloaded service weapons, a violation of new safety protocols put into place three months ago following the accidental shooting of a trainee. No one was hurt during the drill. Deputy Commissioner 5/24/13 from Baltimore Sun Read more »
One Bitch Two Bitch
woman called me “nigger bitch” while I walked down a Baltimore street, on one of those nights when the city seems to ignore you. The skyline simpers, half-lit, despondent, and constellations don’t bother to fill in their gaps. The prostitute told me I wanted 5/24/13 from Creative Loafing Tampa Read more »