Headlines from HJM: Monday, December 28, 2020

Visit Baltimore head defends $5M spent on a 'safe travel' campaign during Covid-19

Publisher Name : Baltimore Business Journal
Visit Baltimore CEO Al Hutchinson said the marketing campaign was designed to help local businesses without knowing exactly what the future would bring.
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A Maryland legislative session without gray blazers: House and Senate pages to participate virtually in 2021

Publisher Name : The Baltimore Sun
Baltimore resident Joe Quinn has held on to his name badge and lapel pin, mementos for the 32-year-old of an experience in the Maryland General Assembly more than a decade ago that inspired his career.
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James King: Restaurants must fight amid coronavirus pandemic, an extinction-level event for the industry | COMMENTARY

Publisher Name : Capital Gazette
On December 8, Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman issued an Executive Order to close all restaurants for indoor and outdoor dining for about four weeks, a decision he likely would extend if the pandemic doesn’t improve.
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‘Equity hubs’ give families struggling financially a chance at pandemic pods

Publisher Name : The Washington Post
Nine months after the pandemic closed down Stedwick Elementary School, learning in suburban Montgomery County is still all remote.
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During Pandemic, Baltimore Neighbors Work to Keep Spirits Up

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
Phone lines are busier for Baltimore mental health hotlines as demands for their services are on the rise. And across Baltimore, neighborhoods and communities are sticking together as they search for ways to cope with pandemic-induced stress and anxiety.
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