March 03, 2001

A headline in some editions of yesterday's Sun incorrectly characterized the financial performance of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. CareFirst had net earnings of $14.7 million for the quarter which ended Dec. 31. That was lower than the fourth quarter of 1999, not counting one-time charges, and was the third straight quarter in which CareFirst earnings were lower than the year-earlier period.

In Thursday's LIVE section, the online address for Maryland Community Kitchen contained an inadvertent hyphen.

The correct address is

In an article in the Today section on Feb. 23, The Sun misreported the amount of rock salt the city of Baltimore had on hand as the winter season began. The correct figure was about 19,000 tons.

The Sun regrets the errors.

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