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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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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Sarah Butts | NASW

Sarah Christa Butts, LMSW was appointed director of public policy with the National Association of Social Workers. Butts is responsible for leading the association’s public policy, political and legislative affairs agenda, overseeing field organizing, working at both the national level and with NASW chapters, political candidates’ fundraising and endorsement efforts, as well as developing and …

from https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/04/22/sarah-butts-nasw/

Diversion programs may be harmful to your job search

Here are some news items to get your week started. — Participation in pretrial diversion could be a roadblock to federal employment. — California case questions constitutionality of fining wrongdoers who cannot pay. — Does polygamy violate legal ethics? — States accuse opioid distributors of circumventing regulators.    

from https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/04/22/law-news-roundup-22/