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Lipari Foods expands recall of additional sandwiches due to potential Listeria contamination

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Lipari Foods has issued a voluntary recall expansion of additional Premo and Fresh Grab sandwiches due to potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes is an organism, which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high …


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CBD Supply Maryland holds ribbon-cutting ceremony in Fullerton

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It’s official. CBD Supply Maryland held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday. Community leaders gathered at noon on Saturday for the grand opening. The event featured giveaways, food, and experts to discuss the benefits of CBD. CBD Supply Maryland offers natural alternatives that are completely sourced and created in the United States to ensure quality and consistency. Cannabidiol (CBD) is …


CBD Supply Maryland announces grand opening for Saturday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A new shop will hold a grand opening in Nottingham this weekend. Community leaders will gather at noon on Saturday, January 11, 2020 for the grand opening of CBD Supply Maryland. The event will feature giveaways, food, and experts to discuss the benefits of CBD. With a mission to help customers enjoy life again, CBD Supply Maryland’s knowledgeable team …

Gas leak forces closure of middle school in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews were in the scene of a gas leak in Joppa on Friday morning. Units from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Conpany responded to Magnolia Middle School at just after 8 a.m. The school has been evacuated and closed for the day, per JMVFC. Fire crews, BGE, and Harford County Public Schools facilities are working to locate the source of the …

Attorney General Frosh joins multi-state brief defending women’s ‘abortion care’ rights

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh has joined a multi-state coalition in filing an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit in support of the plaintiffs in “Little Rock Family Planning Services v. Leslie Rutledge,” a lawsuit that seeks to protect a woman’s right to “abortion care.” The multi-state coalition supports the last surgical …

Education, public spending to lead Olszewski’s agenda for 2020 General Assembly

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski will again make the case for school construction and education funding as the top priorities of his legislative agenda for the upcoming 2020 General Assembly session. The push for education funding will be part of a legislative agenda that also includes public safety initiatives, environmental efforts and measures related to public health. “We need …

Maryland awarded federal innovation funds to address impact of opioid crisis on maternal, child health

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of Health has launched the Maternal Opioid Misuse (MOM) model this month, using funds from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The MOM initiative focuses on improving care for pregnant and postpartum Medicaid participants who are diagnosed with opioid use disorder (OUD). “The Maryland Department of Health remains committed to ending the opioid crisis, …

Large water main repair affecting Overlea area

OVERLEA, MD—A large water main is being repaired near the Overlea area, leaving many residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that a 20-inch water main has been shut off for repair in the 3500-block of E. Northern Pkwy. The outage is impacting 150 services, almost all residential. The affected area stretches from the 3500-block of E. Northern …