With their close proximity to the federal government, Maryland hotels have been hit especially hard by the reduction in government travel spending.
Montgomery County officials urge drivers to stop giving money to panhandlers, and instead make a donation by texting the word 'SHARE' to a designated homeless aid organization in the county.
The DC Diaper Bank distributed it's 500,000th diaper and celebrated three years of incorporation on the 27th Annual Montgomery County Community Service Day.
Students from Suitland High School and Prince George's County Community College are partnering with veterans to pass along their tales of battle on the front lines, and keep their memories alive through the Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress.
Inmates at the Maryland Correctional Enterprises Meat Plant are prepare turkeys and other foods for the annual Bea Gaddy Thanksgiving Dinner in Baltimore. Inmates from Baltimore appreciate the opportunity to give back to a charity they remember from growing up in the city.
Students in UMCP's Filipino Cultural Association have organized a Typhoon Haiyan Benefit Concert on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at the Stamp Student Union Grand Ballroom to raise money for the Philippines Red Cross.
Carroll County high school students completed a driving course and field sobriety tests while wearing Fatal Vision Simulation goggles at the MDPS Crime Prevention Institute to learn the dangers of drinking and driving.