| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Daniel Pieper, of Hunter Mill Farm in White Hall, donated a $2,500 grant he won to Penn-Mar Human Services in Freeland Tuesday, March 27.
Pieper applied for the grant in December and was informed he was the Baltimore County winner of Monsanto's...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:14 PM
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will grant Baltimore County disaster aid to help pay for damage from Superstorm Sandy, officials announced Thursday.
Under the grant program, the federal government will reimburse the county for expenses,...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 11:41 AM
A $1.5 million federal grant will help pay for rebuilding the downtown Annapolis City Dock, including upgrades to stormwater management controls to reduce frequent flooding.
"City Dock is arguably the city's most important asset, and first and foremost,...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:24 PM
President Barack Obama has named an Annapolis man to head the multibillion-dollar grant program through which the Federal Emergency Management Agency helps local governments prepare for disasters.
Brian Kamoie, 41, will oversee a vast portfolio of...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Below the din and electric stress of last week's Burbank Literacy Spelling Bee, a little blue card floated my way.
I sat at the judges' table looking out at a beaming team of library employees, folks who "have had 30 years, eight hours a day" to...
| May 14, 2013
| 9:51 PM
The Newport-Mesa Unified School District on Tuesday night accepted the first installment in a grant program from the city of Costa Mesa that could add up to half a million dollars over five years.
The city approved a $100,000 grant in February that will...
| May 15, 2013
| 5:16 PM
A proposed buyout of Smith Island homeowners to help them escape future damage from tropical storms and rising waters has been dropped amid vocal resistance from residents of the low-lying community in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay.
| May 31, 2013
| 2:28 PM
State officials have decided to forge ahead with a controversial offer to buy out about 10 homeowners on Smith Island as part of a plan for helping Somerset County recover from superstorm Sandy.
The Department of Housing and Community Development...
| Jul 28, 2011
Starting Monday and running through August, Amscot Financial will be asking customers to add “Just a Dollar” to their transactions to help fund the Orange County Public Schools Foundation's Read2Succeed and teacher grant programs. Read2Succeed...
| Aug 24, 2011
The U.S. DOE today released the application for a new Race to the Top competition for early learning. As we wrote last month, there looked to be a good chance Florida would be ineligible to apply — or vie for $100 million — because it had...
| Sep 15, 2011
Individuals in the Lehigh Valley have been declared eligible for federal aid for damage caused by Hurricane Irene. The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Sept. 13 announced it added Lehigh, Northampton, Monroe, Montgomery and Bucks counties to the...