Monthly Archives: December 2010

Carmichael wins national therapists award

Carla Carmichael, deputy director of recreation therapy at the Maryland VA Health System, in Baltimore, was recently named Member of the Year by the American Therapeutic Recreation Association. The award noted her advocating for the profession and for education and ...

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Week in review: December 31, 2010

EPA unveils bay restoration plan The federal Environmental Protection Agency outlined a plan of action Wednesday to restore the Chesapeake Bay, involving Maryland and five other states and the District of Columbia. The plan involves individual agreements for each state and ...

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Editorial: Secrecy is not an option

Who’s telling the truth? The City of Baltimore says Yakov Shapiro demanded secrecy as a condition of settling his wrongful-arrest lawsuit for $200,000. Shapiro’s lawyer says the city insisted on a “gag order,” and provided copies of correspondence that seem ...

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