Who gets a piece of Baltimore's $12 million youth fund? Grant reviewers sort through $75 million in requests

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baltimoresun.com—Two dozen people sat in a conference room at Baltimore City Community College with stacks of paper, highlighters and empty bags of chips scattered around. They included teachers, recent high school graduates and veteran community organizers. Some couldn’t yet legally drink; others were nearing...

$36 million grant to fund development of vaccine for Lassa virus in Baltimore. Two Baltimore firms will work to develop and manufacture a vaccine for the Lassa virus, a deadly emerging virus threat in Africa, under a $36 million grant from a global disease preparedness organization. The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations will provide up to $36 million over five...