Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to sign $577M HBCU settlement bill | PBS NewsHour

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to sign $577M HBCU settlement billEducation Mar 24, 2021 10:59 AM EDTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan will sign a measure to settle a 15-year-old federal lawsuit relating to underfunding at the state’s four historically Black colleges and universities for $577 million over a decade, the governor’s spokesman said…

Federal Funding Coming Your Way

Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund Distribution  For metropolitan cities that are entitlement communities under CDBG, including Annapolis, Baltimore, Bowie, Cumberland, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Hagerstown, and Salisbury, the U.S. Treasury will issue two tranches of funds, with 50 percent of allocation available within 60 days and the second tranche available one year after the first tranche is…

HBCUs Are Our Past—And Our Future

Black women delivered the 2020 election for Democrats. We must sustain the colleges that served as their training ground. BY MELANYE PRICE, PHD JAN 25, 2021 THE WASHINGTON POST The route to work is always the same. Leave the highway and turn right on Sandra Bland Parkway. Follow it to its end, past the location…

BGE Urges Customers to Report Scammers’ Calls

BGE has noticed an uptick in coronavirus-related phone scams in recent weeks as fraudsters attempt to exploit the pandemic by tricking struggling … BGE Urges Customers to Report Scammers’ Calls