Business, Education, Government

Amazon hiring event to be held at CCBC Essex

Baltimore County’s Job Connector is holding eight hiring events in September for jobs at the new Amazon Fulfillment Center in Sparrows Point. The company is immediately hiring full- and part-time warehouse associates to pick, receive, pack and stow packages. “Amazon is hiring on-the-spot. If you are looking for a job and are qualified, you could walk out of an Amazon …


Education, Events, Sports

Get Ready! Get Set! Get Fit! 5K Run/Walk and 1-mile Walk coming to Essex in September

The 12th Annual 2018 Get Ready! Get Set! Get Fit! 5K Run-Walk and 1 Mile Walk to support older adult health and fitness will be held on the campus of CCBC Essex next month. The event will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 16, 2018. Registration opens at 6:30 a.m. with health and fitness screenings …


Kamenetz budget proposal to fund free community college tuition

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced on Monday morning at CCBC Essex that his FY 19 budget proposal would include a request for a Baltimore County College Promise program. If approved by the County Council, the new scholarship program would begin with the Fall 2018 semester, and would cover tuition and mandatory fees at CCBC to enable eligible Baltimore County …

College Fair 2018 to be held at CCBC Essex, Catonsville

Students interested in attending college – and their parents – can meet representatives of more than 100 universities, colleges, and proprietary and military schools at College Fair 2018. The event is co-sponsored by Baltimore County Public Schools and the Community College of Baltimore County. While information about schools can be obtained online, college fairs offer distinct benefits.  At a college …

Governor Hogan honors locals at CCBC Essex, tours Franklin Square Hospital

On Monday, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan held a cabinet meeting at the Community College of Baltimore County’s Essex campus. The governor, along with Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford, also honored many prominent community volunteers and organizations at today’s meeting. Among those presented with citations were Angel Park’s Kelli Szczybor, the Back River Restoration Committee, White Marsh resident Robert Romadka Sr. (a …

Gov. Hogan to hold regional cabinet meeting, visit CCBC Essex

Governor Larry Hogan and Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford are coming to town. Maryland’s governor will hold a regional cabinet meeting in Essex on Monday, February 12, 2018. Governor Hogan will also tour Baltimore County to visit with local elected officials, tour local businesses, and meet with constituents. The governor’s public schedule is as follows: Monday, February 12, 2018 8:45 AM: …