Government and Politics

Task Force Encourages Maryland to Provide Increased Legal Aid for Family Law Cases

Due to the struggling economy and other financial difficulties, studies show that as many as 80% of low-income Maryland residents involved in civil lawsuits choose to represent themselves in court, a decision that often means losing their case. In response, a state task force has recommended that Maryland increase its legal aid programs by more […]

Government and Politics

Maryland Moves Forward With Drafting Marijuana Legalization Laws

On Thursday, Nov. 13, a panel of state legislators in Maryland moved another step closer to medical marijuana legislation that now seems like an inevitability. According to the┬áBaltimore Sun, the state panel approved a set of rules that will govern and regulate the growers and dispensaries of medical marijuana. Maryland’s licensing fees for both growers […]

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Smith Island Baking Co. Looks to Expand as Global Demand for Maryland’s Official Dessert Explodes

Maryland is famous for a number of things. The United States Naval Academy was founded in Annapolis, Maryland in 1845. Crab cakes made from the distinctly sweet flesh of the blue crab are known across the country. Maryland, in other words, has a lot going for it on a national level. Internationally, the Old Line […]