Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Mike Ertel of the Greater Towson Council of Community Associations (GTCCA), Part 2

President of the GTCCA Mike Ertel and Damian O’Doherty discuss the relationship between Towson University and the community. Towson is unique in having a large university with a lot of resources, and the university brings vibrancy to the community. Programs like the Big Event, a community service collaboration between the GTCCA, university, and Chamber of Commerce, benefit both students and Towson residents. According to Ertel, the open dialogue between the GTCCA and Towson management is critical.... Continue reading
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Center Maryland Exclusive | Greg Vetter of Tessemae’s All Natural: The Crop Circles Food Desert Campaign

Greg Vetter, CEO of Maryland-based Tessemae's All Natural, speaks with Damian O'Doherty about his company's Crop Circles Campaign which aims to raise awareness of food deserts by building free, pop-up farmers markets in communities that have limited access to organic produce.... Continue reading
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Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Mike Ertel, President of the Greater Towson Council of Community Associations (GTCCA)

Mike Ertel, President of the Greater Towson Council of Community Associations (GTCCA), speaks with Damian O’Doherty about attracting current Towson residents, as well as young families moving to the area, with unique businesses and restaurants. The GTCCA is excited to see restaurants like Canton’s Nacho Mama’s open locations in the Towson area. Another attraction for young families are the high-quality public schools in Towson, but according to Ertel, the Recreation Council requires more spaces for youth sports and activities to satisfy families.... Continue reading
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Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Dr. Joyce Herold, Coordinator for Off-Campus Student Services, Part 2

Damian O’Doherty and Dr. Joyce Herold, Coordinator for Off-Campus Student Services, continue their conversation on the diversity and importance of the university’s co-curricular experience. Activities like the Big Event, an annual community service partnership between TU, the Greater Towson Council of Community Associations, and the Towson Chamber of Commerce, foster community relations and beautify the neighborhoods.... Continue reading
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Sponsored Content | O’s Opening Day: The fight to save fantasy sports in Maryland

We went out to Camden Yards for the Orioles' opening day to ask fans what they think about proposed legislation to make online fantasy sports illegal in Maryland.... Continue reading
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