News for Baltimore MD - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Baltimore Maryland. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/baltimore-md News for Baltimore MD - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/baltimore-md https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:43:13 -0500 Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation Executive Director Announces Retirement On February 11, 2014, Kathleen Kotarba, Executive Director of the Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation (CHAP) announced her https://www.americantowns.com/news/commission-for-historical-and-architectural-preservation-executive-director-announces-retirement-18045434-baltimore-city-county-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/commission-for-historical-and-architectural-preservation-executive-director-announces-retirement-18045434-baltimore-city-county-md.html Government and Politics Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Baltimore City County Apple Farms and Apple Picking Orchards Guide for Baltimore City County Looking for where to go Apple picking around Baltimore City County this year? Look no further as we have collected some of the best Baltimore City https://www.americantowns.com/news/localcountyc-county-apple-farms-and-apple-picking-orchards-guide-for-localcountyc-county-793511-fairfield-county-ct.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/localcountyc-county-apple-farms-and-apple-picking-orchards-guide-for-localcountyc-county-793511-fairfield-county-ct.html Arts and Entertainment Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 SmartLogic relaunches software developer apprenticeship, wants other firms to do the same A growing Baltimore software firm is relaunching an apprenticeship program, aimed at filling workforce gaps and drawing more diverse talent into the https://www.americantowns.com/news/smartlogic-relaunches-software-developer-apprenticeship-wants-other-firms-to-do-the-same-31205440-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/smartlogic-relaunches-software-developer-apprenticeship-wants-other-firms-to-do-the-same-31205440-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Downtown Baltimore's iconic 10 Light tower is for sale The current owner completed a $100 million-plus renovation of the retail and residential building in 2015. Read more at Baltimore Business Journal https://www.americantowns.com/news/downtown-baltimore039s-iconic-10-light-tower-is-for-sale-31205441-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/downtown-baltimore039s-iconic-10-light-tower-is-for-sale-31205441-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Hospitality union calls for boycott of rebranded Columbia hotel The union is also calling for an SBA audit of the hotel's PPP loans. Read more at Baltimore Business Journal https://www.americantowns.com/news/hospitality-union-calls-for-boycott-of-rebranded-columbia-hotel-31205442-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/hospitality-union-calls-for-boycott-of-rebranded-columbia-hotel-31205442-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Another one bites the dust: One fewer Baltimore-area public company as $7B W.R. Grace deal closes Grace is now privately held and will operate as a standalone company within Standard Industries. Read more at Baltimore Business Journal https://www.americantowns.com/news/another-one-bites-the-dust-one-fewer-baltimorearea-public-company-as-7b-wr-grace-deal-closes-31205443-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/another-one-bites-the-dust-one-fewer-baltimorearea-public-company-as-7b-wr-grace-deal-closes-31205443-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Sheetz to open first Anne Arundel County location A preliminary schedule calls for construction to start in spring 2022. Read more at Baltimore Business Journal https://www.americantowns.com/news/sheetz-to-open-first-anne-arundel-county-location-31205444-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sheetz-to-open-first-anne-arundel-county-location-31205444-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 8 things you need to know today Good morning Baltimore! It's going to be humid and rainy today with temperatures around 80 degrees. We may also see a thunderstorm late this https://www.americantowns.com/news/8-things-you-need-to-know-today-31205445-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/8-things-you-need-to-know-today-31205445-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Economic herd immunity: What is it and how can it help entrepreneurs in and out of a pandemic At the onset of the pandemic, it was clear which businesses would have the upper hand and be most likely to survive – it was those who had https://www.americantowns.com/news/economic-herd-immunity-what-is-it-and-how-can-it-help-entrepreneurs-in-and-out-of-a-pandemic-31205003-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/economic-herd-immunity-what-is-it-and-how-can-it-help-entrepreneurs-in-and-out-of-a-pandemic-31205003-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 BGE appoints two new C-suite executives Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. has appointed two new executives with local ties to positions in its C-suite. Derrick Dickens has been named https://www.americantowns.com/news/bge-appoints-two-new-csuite-executives-31204562-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/bge-appoints-two-new-csuite-executives-31204562-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Here are the top 20 NCAA apparel deals this season (Gallery) At least six college athletic programs will get more than $10 million from an apparel company this year. Read more at Baltimore Business Journal https://www.americantowns.com/news/here-are-the-top-20-ncaa-apparel-deals-this-season-gallery-31204563-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/here-are-the-top-20-ncaa-apparel-deals-this-season-gallery-31204563-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Maryland has started accepting sports betting applications. Here's when wagers could start. Marylanders could be placing sports wagers in time for the NFL playoffs. The state has started accepting applications from some potential sports https://www.americantowns.com/news/maryland-has-started-accepting-sports-betting-applications-here039s-when-wagers-could-start-31204564-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/maryland-has-started-accepting-sports-betting-applications-here039s-when-wagers-could-start-31204564-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Startup Insightin Health expands office footprint in South Baltimore amid fast growth Building on the momentum of recent growth and a $12 million Series A fundraise, a Baltimore health care technology startup has moved into new offices https://www.americantowns.com/news/startup-insightin-health-expands-office-footprint-in-south-baltimore-amid-fast-growth-31204565-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/startup-insightin-health-expands-office-footprint-in-south-baltimore-amid-fast-growth-31204565-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 8 things you need to know today Good morning Baltimore! It'll be a little hotter and more humid today, with temperatures nearing 80 degrees. We've got a lot happening https://www.americantowns.com/news/8-things-you-need-to-know-today-31204079-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/8-things-you-need-to-know-today-31204079-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Ted Leonsis' former home is for sale. Take a peek at the property that has hosted celebrities and business luminaries. The exclusive McLean, Virginia compound built by Monumental Sports and Entertainment CEO Ted Leonsis is ready to trade hands again. The 3.5-acre https://www.americantowns.com/news/ted-leonsis039-former-home-is-for-sale-take-a-peek-at-the-property-that-has-hosted-celebrities-and-business-luminaries-31204080-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/ted-leonsis039-former-home-is-for-sale-take-a-peek-at-the-property-that-has-hosted-celebrities-and-business-luminaries-31204080-baltimore-md.html Clubs and Organizations Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500