Archive for 'Business'

Purple Line: A Divided Rail

Purple Line: A Divided Rail

As Purple Line development moves forward, residents and business owners feel the impact of its construction on their homes and pockets.

Talk of Restrictions Watched Closely in Trade-Busy Maryland

Talk of Restrictions Watched Closely in Trade-Busy Maryland

State and Port of Baltimore benefit heavily from international trade.

In a State Home to the NSA, Many Rural Residents Are Left Without Wired Broadband

In a State Home to the NSA, Many Rural Residents Are Left Without Wired Broadband

Residents of parts of rural Maryland face problems in business, education and agriculture because of unreliable Internet.

Legislation that ends subminimum wages for workers with disabilities passes

Legislation that ends subminimum wages for workers with disabilities passes

Maryland organizations cannot pay workers with disabilities a subminimum wage after September 2020.

Fells Point Fixture Celebrates 100 years

Fells Point Fixture Celebrates 100 years

Family owned Tochterman Fishing Tackle celebrates 100 years of business. Current owner Tony Tochterman shares the secrets to his family's successful business.

Maryland Voters May Get Opportunity To Have State Regulate Daily Fantasy Sports

Maryland Voters May Get Opportunity To Have State Regulate Daily Fantasy Sports

Marylanders may get the opportunity to vote on a referendum in November's General Election and decide if the state should regulate daily fantasy sports.

Maryland Comptroller’s Office Cracks Down on Possible Fraudulent Returns

Maryland Comptroller’s Office Cracks Down on Possible Fraudulent Returns

The Maryland Comptroller's Office is on the hunt for tax fraud.

State Song, Seal, Waterfowl, Oh My; Maryland Anthem Under Revision to Cut Confederacy References

State Song, Seal, Waterfowl, Oh My; Maryland Anthem Under Revision to Cut Confederacy References

Controversy over state motto focuses on translation of Tuscan words.

Legislators Push for Equal Pay For Women

Legislators Push for Equal Pay For Women

Maryland’s State Senate considers legislation that supporters say will close loopholes and guarantee equal pay for equal work.

From Clean Energy Jobs to Greenhouse Gas Reduction, Environmental Legislation Moves Forward

From Clean Energy Jobs to Greenhouse Gas Reduction, Environmental Legislation Moves Forward

A round-up of the current status of major environmental bills this session.