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Unrest in city prompts surge in volunteer interest

After last week's riots and fires in Baltimore, an overwhelming number of people have reached out to local nonprofits saying they want to help. At Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake, that's meant a 3,000 percent increase in volunteer inquiries, said Terry Hickey, the organization's president and CEO. "We usually get about four inquiries a day. In the past two days, we've had about 300," Hickey told The Daily Record.

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UM Law seeks attorney judges

The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law needs attorney judges as it will once again host the Eastern Regional Mock Trial tournament. Next weekend’s tournament is for undergraduate trial teams (meaning witnesses can score points) and has ...

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Volunteers in Baltimore encourage HIV testing

Hundreds of volunteers are fanning out areas of Baltimore hardest hit by HIV and AIDS to encourage people to get tested. Free testing will be available at seven locations across the city on Tuesday. The Project SHALEM HIV testing drive ...

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