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Author Archives: Shane Doyle

Howard County’s Wellness Center will offer variety

When people want to get a bite to eat, new clothes and an iPod all in one trip, they go to a shopping mall. But imagine a mall that catered exclusively to health and wellness, where you could visit a ...

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Mobile lab brings hands-on learning to schools across Md.

In the hopes of encouraging Maryland students to consider a career in the bioscience industry, a mobile science lab is visiting the Baltimore School for the Arts this week, giving students an opportunity to do hands-on experiments with expert instructors. ...

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Lawyer takes aim at functional illiteracy

In Baltimore, 16 percent of adults lack basic literacy skills, according to the most recent estimate from the National Center for Education Statistics. For the last 21 years, Shelly Abrams has volunteered at the South Baltimore Learning Center in hopes ...

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A neat group holding meeting in Baltimore

People familiar with television shows like A&E’s “Hoarders” have seen professional organizers: People who earn a living helping people to get organized and stay that way. But most of the professionals don’t deal exclusively with extreme cases like those on ...

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Baltimore customs lawyer a teacher of valuable lessons

A Baltimore customs lawyer who teaches Sunday religious classes has been awarded The Jewish Women’s Archive’s first Natalia Twersky Educator Award for developing a lesson that compared women from America’s labor movement to women from the Jewish story of Purim. ...

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Container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd to start service to Baltimore

The fifth-largest container shipping company in the world is beginning a weekly container service to the Port of Baltimore that could create nearly 600 new jobs for Maryland. German company Hapag-Lloyd is expected to bring up to 30,000 containers through ...

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