Translations: How not to be a savage

“Take a walk on the wild side.” What does that phrase evoke in your mind? For some, it raises thoughts of adventure and action; for others, it promotes experimentation. Actually, the phrase was used as a campaign to encourage elderly folks to be more active to maintain their physical and mental health. Meaning, walk, hike, run, do something …

from https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/03/31/veronica-cool-translations-how-not-to-be-a-savage/

Sports betting revenue projection was $11.5M. So far? $150K

Call it a cautionary note for those in Maryland and other states convinced that sports betting is a sure-bet tax revenue gold mine. It turns out that casinos in Rhode Island lost nearly $900,000 on sports betting in February after winning bets for the Super Bowl and other professional sports were paid out, the state …

from https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/03/31/us-sports-betting-rhode-island/

Best Week, Worst Week: Johns Hopkins close to getting police force; Hogan strikes out on veto overrides

 Johns Hopkins University got a step closer this week to getting its own campus police force, while Gov. Larry Hogan’s woes continued on the veto override front from the Maryland General Assembly. The Maryland House of Delegates Thursday voted overwhelmingly to allow Johns Hopkins to create its own armed police force, adding to a similar …

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Katelyn L. Maloney | Semmes

Katelyn L. Maloney has joined Semmes Bowen & Semmes as an associate attorney, representing employers and insurance companies in the defense of workers’ compensation claims. Prior to joining Semmes, Maloney represented clients in a variety of legal matters, including personal injury, family law, criminal law and civil disputes at a Glen Burnie law firm.  

from https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/03/29/katelyn-l-maloney-semmes/

Publisher’s Notebook: Why I’m networking on the water

It’s not often you get a chance to mix and mingle on a three-masted clipper ship, but on April 3 the BBJ will host a special breakfast BizMix on a luxury Dutch ship.

This Clipper ship was built to pay homage to the city’s maritime heritage and in the process provide work experience for youth and younger unemployed people who had dropped out of school before learning a trade. The sleek design of the Stad Amsterdam allows the ship to cover distances faster and it happens to be one of the 10…

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Howard County General unveils Practice Howard program

Howard County General Hospital, a member of Johns Hopkins Medicine, announced Friday the launch of Practice Howard, a program designed to reduce the shortage of primary care physicians in Howard County. The program is a joint effort with the Howard County government, which is providing grant funding to support new physicians and their practices. Through …

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