The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns residents and visitors that potential for wildfires has steadily increased in the past several weeks due to a lack of rain and unseasonably high temperatures.
The Baltimore-Columbia-Towson metro area’s share of extreme poverty – neighborhoods where at least 40 percent of residents live below the poverty level – is the highest in Maryland, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.
Taxpayer contributions to Maryland’s public pension funds in 2018 amounted to 73.7 percent of the total, the 22nd highest ratio among the 50 states, according to newly released data by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Yesterday, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation made another stop on its “Sharing Solutions” tour—a national grassroots tour to the parts of our country that have been hit the hardest by the opioid crisis.
A beginning teacher’s salary in Maryland averaged $45,147 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 10th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).
State tax revenues in Maryland amount to $5.4 billion in the first quarter of 2019, the 15th highest tally among the 50 states and Washington, D.C., according to newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau.