Posted inEnvironment

Energy efficiency loans available to Maryland building owners

The Maryland Energy Administration has announced the fiscal 2023 Jane E. Lawton Conservation Loan Fund to finance energy efficiency improvements in buildings. Eligible recipients are building owners of commercial, institutional, industrial, government and educational facilities located in Maryland. Program funding of $1.7 million is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The standard interest rate is […]

Posted inHoward County

$5M Housing Opportunities Trust Fund launched in Howard

Howard County has announced an inaugural investment of $5 million that will create a new Housing Opportunities Trust Fund in Howard County. The transformational fund, the first of its kind in Howard County, will be administered by the county Department of Housing and Community Development and will be used to:  ● Assist first-time home buyers   ● Develop, preserve and rehab […]

Posted inBusiness News

TEDCO seeks firm for economic development, research and analysis

TEDCO, Maryland’s economic engine for technology companies, is seeking a firm to conduct in-depth economic development research and analysis. Understanding TEDCO’s commitment to fostering an inclusive and entrepreneurial innovation ecosystem, the selected firm’s report will assess the state’s current economic development strategy in this space. These findings will also help shape the creation of a […]

Posted inHealth

AMT increased access to music therapy

Annapolis Music Therapy Services recently celebrated the opening of its new location at The Offices At Riva, in Annapolis, with an Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. More than 100 people attended, including elected officials who supported legislative bills that brought state licensure to all music therapists working in Maryland. Annapolis Music Therapy Services serves […]

Posted inEmployment

HCPSS hiring fairs set for July, August 2022

HCPSS is hosting several upcoming hiring fairs to address current staff shortages in multiple areas. The events are open to any individuals who are interested in the following areas of employment: ● Classroom Teachers● Special Educators● Paraeducators● Substitute Teachers● Food and nutrition services staff● Central office support staff The events will be held Saturdays: July 30, Aug. 13 and Aug. 27, […]

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Sportsbooks contribute $189,323 to state in June

Maryland’s five sports wagering facilities combined to contribute $189,323 during June 2022 to the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Fund, which supports public education programs. Each sports wagering licensee contributes 15 percent of its taxable win to the state. Details on each facility’s statistics are available at mdgaming.com. Here are the statewide sports wagering totals for […]