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  • Feds revise rule on birth control mandate

    Feds revise rule on birth control mandate
    Under increasing legal and political pressure, the Obama administration issued a new rule Friday designed to ensure that female employees have access to birth control while accommodating religious employers that object to covering it through their...
  • 'Lot going on' at Aberdeen Proving Ground, CECOM commander says

    'Lot going on' at Aberdeen Proving Ground, CECOM commander says
    Army Maj. Gen. Bruce Crawford says he regularly sees people come up and thank soldiers and he wants to make sure that continues. "There is a lot going on here at this installation," Crawford said. "After 13 years of war, there is one heck of a story...
  • Ex-transportation chief seeks political comeback

    Ex-transportation chief seeks political comeback
    Eight years ago, Robert L. Flanagan was one of the most powerful officials in state government, earning $151,262 for overseeing an agency with a $3.7 billion budget and more than 9,200 employees. These days, as a lawyer with a family law practice, the...
  • State should clean up its act [Letter]

    State should clean up its act [Letter]
    I can't recall the last time that a commercial real estate development site spilled more than 3 million gallons of raw sewage into the Maryland waterways but that's what the state of Maryland did last week ("3 million-gallon sewage spill reported at...
  • If you break it, you pay for it [Commentary]

    If you break it, you pay for it [Commentary]
    Some years ago, a colleague told me how, when he was a boy, he would vacation each summer with his parents in Ocean City. He and his mom always looked forward to crossing the Chesapeake Bay Bridge in Annapolis, where the sea breezes carried the very...
  • Retail center, Hyatt Place hotel proposed near I-95, Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen

    Retail center, Hyatt Place hotel proposed near I-95, Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen
    The Aberdeen area could soon get a new place to shop, and stay overnight, near the busy I-95 interchange at Route 22. Nikos Kapsis, the longtime owner of the Holiday Inn Express and the Olive Tree restaurant off of Beards Hill Road, is proposing a...
  • Competition for snowball stands heats up

    Competition for snowball stands heats up
    With the final days of summer approaching, competition is heating up for snowball sales in Arbutus and Catonsville. Some businesses, such as Pink Flamingo Sno-Balls on Maiden Choice Lane, strictly sell snowballs and close in the winter. Others, like...
  • TEDCO establishes $1M fund for cybersecurity startups

    TEDCO establishes $1M fund for cybersecurity startups
    The Maryland Technology Development Corp. has established a $1 million fund to invest in startups launching new cyber security technologies, officials announced Wednesday. Eligible Maryland companies will be able to apply for investments of up to $100,...
  • Harbor 2.0 planners didn't consult local residents and businesses [Letter]

    Harbor 2.0 planners didn't consult local residents and businesses [Letter]
    When Inner Harbor 2.0 was first rolled out, I was appalled that plans called for dismantling the Seven-Foot Knoll Lighthouse, relocating the Coast Guard cutter Taney to a dumpster area and doubling the size of the Pier V parking garage ("Baltimore's...
  • Summer fun alive, well at Reisterstown fest

    Summer fun alive, well at Reisterstown fest
    Summer doesn't end on Labor Day in Reisterstown. That's the unofficial motto of the annual Reisterstown Festival held every year for the last 28 years the weekend after Labor Day — this year on Sept. 6 and 7 on the grounds of the Hannah More Park....
  • Securing funding a challenge for female entrepreneurs

    Securing funding a challenge for female entrepreneurs
    When Lisa Harris Jones launched her law firm 14 years ago, she used the only money she saw as an option — her own. Harris Jones said she founded Harris Jones & Malone with $7,000 on the belief that "if I can't buy it flat out, then I don't need it....
  • The rebirth of stakeholder capitalism [Commentary]

    The rebirth of stakeholder capitalism [Commentary]
    In recent weeks, the managers, employees and customers of a New England chain of supermarkets called Market Basket have joined together to oppose the board of director's decision in June to oust the chain's popular chief executive, Arthur T. Demoulas....