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Hopkins gets $7.4M grant for math, science education

Johns Hopkins University has been awarded a $7.4 million grant to help boost science and math learning in Baltimore elementary schools. The grant was announced Monday by members of Maryland’s congressional delegation. The money will be awarded over a five-year ...

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Crisfield Airport gets $78,000 federal grant

WASHINGTON — Crisfield Municipal Airport has been awarded a grant of more than $78,000 to update its master plan. The Federal Aviation Administration grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will help improve safety and upgrade operations. The master should ...

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Dorchester County gets $92K fed grant for airport

CAMBRIDGE — A $92,000 federal grant will help plan the future of the Cambridge-Dorchester Airport. Sens. Ben Cardin and Barbara Mikulski announced the grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation on Friday. The senators say the grant will be used ...

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Thomas new chair of UB real estate board

Daniel Thomas has been named chairman of the Advisory Board for the University of Baltimore, Merrick School of Business Real Estate and Economic Development Program.

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Federal grant to be used for Frederick parkland

WASHINGTON — A $950,000 federal grant will help fund the creation of a 10-mile natural corridor linking parks in Frederick County. Democratic Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin announced the matching National Parks Service grant on Wednesday. The funding, combined ...

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Williamsport gets $275K grant for visitor center

WILLIAMSPORT — The town of Williamsport has received a $275,000 grant to build a visitor center near the C&O Canal National Historical Park. The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports the grant comes from the Appalachian Regional Commission. The town has said ...

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UMES awarded grant from Nat’l Science Foundation

WASHINGTON — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been awarded a $500,000 grant from National Science Foundation to help prepare students for science jobs. The grant was announced by Democratic Sens. Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin on Wednesday. ...

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Mikulski, Cardin ask EPA to relax corn-to-fuel rule

WASHINGTON — Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski says she is among a group of senators asking the Environmental Protection Agency to relax renewable fuel standards to require less corn. Mikulski says that will help ease corn supply shortages caused by drought ...

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Mikulski, Cardin announce $2M grant for Ocean City buses

OCEAN CITY — More money is on the way for buses in Ocean City. Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Sen. Ben Cardin on Friday announced a $2 million grant through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s State of Good Repair Program. ...

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Officials to discuss new subway safety standards

HYATTSVILLE — The U.S. Transportation Department will have the power to withhold grant money to urban transit systems that don’t make safety improvements under a law signed this month by President Barack Obama. Lawmakers and transportation officials gathered Monday to ...

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