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2Betties Donates Snack Rounds During COVID-19 Pandemic

2Betties Snacks

When the mother-and-daughter team of Nancy Becker, 60, and Bridget Greaney, 26, launched 2Betties in 2018, the Baltimore-based snack company exclusively sold its nutritious doughnut-shaped “rounds” online. Fans of the rounds—which don’t contain grains, peanuts, dairy or added sugars—can now find them in local supermarkets, such as Eddie’s and Graul’s …

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Weekend Plans, What to do Oct 1-5

Harbor Kayaking

Saturday-Sunday Poe Fest Calling all Poe fans, the 2020 International Edgar Allan Poe Festival and Awards will take place Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 3 and 4 (aka “Death Weekend”), and commemorate the 171st anniversary of Poe’s death. This completely virtual event features live exhibits and tours of important Poe sites …

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Calvert Hall is Open for Learning

Calvert Hall

For more than 175 years, Calvert Hall has adapted to the times to remain a leader in the Baltimore community. Our unique learning environment inspires students to achieve greatness in the classroom and beyond. Calvert Hall is committed to providing both in-person and virtual opportunities to prospective families interested in …

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The Heart of Baltimore

Heart of Baltimore by Art with a Heart

For 20 years, Art with a Heart has been a principal cornerstone for community art engagement in the Baltimore area. Prior to March, they were slated to have their best programming year since they opened, with 500 visual art classes in 23 zip codes and 12,000 unique art experiences being …

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Weekend Plans, What to do Sept 10-13

Thursday-Friday The (Air) Show Must Go On Don’t miss the last two days of this year’s annual Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show Baltimore. Because of COVID-19, the annual Fleet, Flights and Festival has been moved completely virtual so that you can enjoy the events while staying safe at home. …

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Clean Sweep of this Business

When Gerry and Margaret Rogers started My Cleaning Service from the basement of their Baltimore, they probably had no idea that it would one day become one of the largest women-owned businesses in Baltimore with more than 300 employees. Now, five decades later, their granddaughter, Kathleen Bands, has taken up …

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Tough Love From a Self-Help Writer

For many of us, it’s safe to say that just thinking about our most embarrassing moments or worst meltdowns can put our stomach in knots and make us wish that the memory eraser from “Men in Black” actually existed. But as a tough love self-help writer, Lisa Cleary’s entire job …

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It’s All the Rage

all the rage

I have spent a lot of time online during the coronavirus pandemic. With stay-at-home orders and social distancing requirements, it’s nearly impossible to conduct any sort of person-on-the-street interviews IRL. Similarly hampered from socializing, folks have taken to social media more than usual. This is where I find out what’s …

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Calvert Hall Named Top Private School

Calvert Hall College High School

Calvert Hall College High School, a Lasallian Catholic college preparatory school, has been recognized as “Best Private High School” by multiple publications. Calvert Hall was awarded this top honor by The Baltimore Sun and The Daily Record Reader Rankings. A cornerstone of Calvert Hall’s tradition of excellence in education is an outstanding and dedicated …

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One Family’s 2020 Story

one family's 2020 story

In April, Dr. Kevin Carr, a hospitalist at Adfinitas Health, wasn’t surprised he was feeling a little worn out. The Washington County hospital where he worked hadn’t been particularly hard hit by the COVID-19 crisis—only around five to seven COVID-19 patients had presented by mid-April. But doctors and medical staff …

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