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GP Strategies to report 3Q numbers Oct. 29

Columbia-based GP Strategies Corporation anounced Friday that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30 on Thursday at 10 a.m. In addition to prepared remarks from management, there will be a question and answer session on the call. GP ...

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Overturned truck closes one span of Chesapeake Bay bridge

SANDY POINT — Authorities say the eastbound span of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge is closed after a two-vehicle crash involving an overturned truck. Video from a traffic camera on the bridge Friday morning showed the rear of the truck hanging ...

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Rare identical triplets born in Maryland

TOWSON — In a rare occurrence, a Baltimore couple has added three identical members to the family. Greater Baltimore Medical Center announced this week that Kristen Hewitt gave birth to identical triplets Oct. 6 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Thomas ...

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Loyola unveils fresh food program in Baltimore

Loyola University in Baltimore is unveiling a new initiative to stock local corner stores with fresh seasonal produce. The initiative, called FreshCrate, will allow corner stores along York Road in northeast Baltimore to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables from Parkhurst, ...

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Is this the end of sky-high prison phone call rates?

The Federal Communications Commission is putting caps on the rates that inmates pay for phone calls, after a 14-year campaign by advocates for prisoners and their families. The order caps per-minute fees at 11 cents in state or federal prisons, ...

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Senate bill could cut nonviolent drug offenders’ sentences

WASHINGTON — Nonviolent drug offenders could be eligible for shorter prison sentences under legislation approved by a Senate panel Thursday as Congress took the initial steps to change the nation’s criminal justice system. On a vote of 15-5, the Judiciary ...

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Income climbs at Easton’s Shore Bancshares

Easton-based Shore Bancshares Inc. reported net income of$1.909 million or $0.15 per diluted common share for the third quarter of 2015, compared to net income of $1.627 million or $0.13 per diluted common share for the second quarter of 2015, and net income of $1.262 million or $0.10 per diluted ...

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Maryland Live, USO raise $185K during benefit for troops

Maryland Live Casino, an affiliate of The Cordish Companies, and the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore raised $185,000 during the annual “Stars & Stripes Benefit for the Troops,” a casino night fundraiser. Elaine Rogers, President/CEO, USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore, said Maryland Live’s ...

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Community Financial income drops in 3Q

Net income available to common shareholders fell $556,000, or 30.2 percent, in the third quarter for  Community Financial Corporation, the Waldorf-based holding company for Community Bank of the Chesapeake, company officials announced Thursday. The drop in income to $1.3 million, or $0.27 per ...

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