NxStage Kidney Care opens 2 Baltimore County centers

NxStage Kidney Care, Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc., announced Tuesday the opening of two new dialysis centers in Baltimore County. The centers, located in Linthicum Heights and Timonium, offer patients with kidney failure personalized therapy options designed to give patients more freedom, flexibility and control over their treatments. Both centers offer in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis (HHD), home nocturnal …

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Ober|Kaler accepting applications for grants program

The law firm Ober|Kaler announced Tuesday the launch of its annual Ober|Kaler Community Grants Program. The program awards $35,000 in community grants to aid nonprofit organizations serving at-risk youth living in Baltimore and Washington. Ober|Kaler will award two $10,000 grants and one $15,000 special grant to nonprofits that administer programs focused on educating, clothing, sheltering or …

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Maryland Live wins multiple magazine awards

The Cordish Companies’ Maryland Live Casino has received 15 awards from Casino Player Magazine in its annual ”Best of Dining & Nightlife Awards” issue. The annual survey from national publication covering the gaming industry asked readers to vote for their favorite casinos in the country offering the best in food, cocktails, nightclubs, great entertainment and more. Maryland Live Casino food, beverage …

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Legal papers found near Md. robbery scene lead deputies to suspect

FREDERICK — Officials say a man robbed a Frederick Wal-Mart using a BB gun stolen during a previous theft. According to charging documents obtained by the Frederick News-Post the robbery occurred April 4. Employees told deputies a white man displayed what appeared to be a handgun in his waistband to a cashier and left with about …

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Alexandria, Va., zeroes in on options to prepare for MGM National Harbor opening

Alexandria, Va.,’s plan to contend with the opening of MGM National Harbor later this year is now a little clearer.

Visit Alexandria presented its MGM Readiness Task Force recommendations to the Alexandria City Council Tuesday night, highlighting six initiatives that have been included in the proposed budget for fiscal 2017.

The recommendations include training for retail staff ($10,000), international trade shows in collaboration with MGM ($5,000), a refresh of the city marina ($45,000), public…

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Senate Judiciary chair Grassley has breakfast with Garland

WASHINGTON — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley had breakfast Tuesday with the man whose elevation to the Supreme Court he has vowed to block and told him the Senate won’t advance his nomination “during this hyper-partisan election year,” the lawmaker’s office said. Grassley’s meeting with federal judge Merrick Garland was “cordial and pleasant” and …

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Md. sheriff denies criminal action after assault charge, arrest

ANNAPOLIS — A sheriff who was arrested on a second-degree assault charge has denied assaulting his wife. In a statement released Monday, Anne Arundel County Sheriff Ronald Bateman said that he and his wife had an “emotional dispute” Sunday night, but says no criminal actions took place. Local news outlets report that Bateman will return …

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