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CMC hosts Spirit of Community Awards

The Central Maryland Chamber (CMC) announced its 2022 Spirit of Community Award winners at the event held at Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland on March 28. The Awards celebrate the individuals and businesses who make notable contributions to the region. This annual event honors educators, businesses, public safety officers and military personnel for their community […]

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Fort Meade, Maryland military facilities to get $558M

The House Appropriations Committee passed legislation that includes more than $558 million for improvements at Maryland military facilities championed by Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-02). The $279.9 billion Military Construction-Veterans Affairs funding bill for fiscal 2022 now moves to the full U.S. House of Representatives for consideration. The bill funds construction of, and improvements, to […]

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Howard Community College breaks ground on new mathematics and athletics complex

Howard Community College (HCC) recently held a groundbreaking celebration for its planned Mathematics and Athletics Complex. The fused facility will be an innovative and creative approach to serving students and the community. Construction will begin later this summer with completion set for 2024. Planned for the south side of the HCC campus in Columbia, the […]

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BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport recognized for cleanliness and health

BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport has earned the Global Biorisk Advisory Council’s (GBAC) STAR accreditation, the industry’s gold standard for clean and safe public facilities. As verified by GBAC, BWI Marshall has applied the most stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention. As the cleaning industry’s only outbreak prevention, response and recovery accreditation, the […]

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BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport hits new pandemic high for passenger travel

Thursday, May 27, which led into the Memorial Day weekend, marked the busiest day for departing passengers at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport since the start of Maryland’s COVID-19 State of Emergency, as the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened 25,138 departing passengers last Thursday at BWI Marshall Airport. During the five days from Thursday through Memorial […]

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Central Maryland Chamber announces 2021 Spirit of Community Awards winners & nominees

The Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce (CMC) announced that it will be hosting its annual Spirit of Community Awards virtually on May 24, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. CMC’s Spirit of Community Awards celebrates the individuals and businesses who make the region special. This annual event honors educators, businesses, public safety officers, and military personnel for […]