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Maryland No. 19 in girls’ well-being

Maryland ranks 19th in the United States for how girls are faring in key social, economic and health issues affecting the 479,066 girls ages 5 to 17 in the state, according to data compiled by the Girl Scout Research Institute. Maryland ...

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Assessment ranks Kaiser Permanente No. 1

The National Committee for Quality Assurance ranked Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States the No. 1 health plan in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.  The NCQA Health Insurance Plan Rankings assess 507 health plans nationally. The rankings data ...

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Bethesda area ranked as safest in U.S. (access required)

The Bethesda-Gaithersburg-Frederick metropolitan area has been ranked as the most secure among large metro areas in the country by the Farmers Insurance Group of Companies, topping a list of 20 metropolitan areas ranked on the basis of safety and security.

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State ranks first in innovation, entrepreneurship (access required)

Maryland is the top state for innovation and entrepreneurship, according to recent rankings by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, however, commercialization of these ideas is still lacking. “Given the amount of research that occurs here … we haven’t been in ...

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