Under Armour finishes $500K grant program for Baltimore school facility upgrades

Baltimore-based athletic apparel maker Under Armour announced Monday a gift of $250,000 in grants to support Baltimore City schools’ facility enhancements in 2019, the second half of a $500,000 commitment over the past two years. The two-year commitment awards grants of up to $25,000 to 24 schools that improve the quality, safety and accessibility of …

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Community Heritage Financial announces 1Q dividend

Middletown-based Community Heritage Financial Inc. announced Monday a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.03 per share, declared April 19. This cash dividend is payable May 10 to shareholders of record May 3. Community Heritage Financial, Inc. is the parent company for its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Middletown Valley Bank and Millennium Financial Group Inc. Middletown Valley Bank is a full-service commercial …

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Hopkins to get majority of its power from solar starting in 2021

Johns Hopkins University will get the majority of its energy from solar power, under an agreement the university announced Monday. Under the 15-year agreement, starting in 2021 the university will supply most of its campuses with more than 250,000 megawatt hours of solar power a year. That will allow the university to supply about two-thirds …

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Johns Hopkins says it will make largest solar energy pledge in Maryland

Johns Hopkins University plans to power its campuses with more than 250,000 megawatt hours of solar energy annually, a move the school says is one of the largest pledges to reduce greenhouse gas reductions in higher education.

Under the 15-year deal, Baltimore-based Constellation will buy energy and renewable energy certificates from a 175 megawatt solar plant being developed in Virginia and then sell them to Hopkins. The deal begins in 2021.

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.…

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Baltimore family law attorney Sheila Sachs dies at 78

Longtime family law attorney Sheila K. Sachs died on Sunday at age 78. Sachs, a partner at Gordon Feinblatt LLC, had a law practice that included litigation and negotiation of marital settlement agreements, addressing the equitable distribution of marital property, alimony, custody, child support and related proceedings, as well as drafting and negotiating marital agreements. …

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Mobtown Brewing Co. opens Friday in Brewers Hill

Brewers Hill — long known as the place where National Bohemian beer was produced — will gain a new, homegrown brewery this week.

Mobtown Brewing Co. will hold its grand opening Friday, head brewer Dave Carpenter said. The craft brewery is taking over the former Westinghouse Electric Corp. factory building at 4015 Foster Ave.

The 6,000-square-foot space will house a production facility and taproom. Carpenter, who completed a master brewer’s program at the University of California, Davis, said…

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