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  • Prospect Hill Cemetery restoration honors Baltimore's 1814 defenders

    Prospect Hill Cemetery restoration honors Baltimore's 1814 defenders
    Among the bustling build-up in the center of Towson, where bigger and brighter seems to take the lead in the development of multiplex cinemas and popular restaurants, a quiet but significant restoration is happening in an unlikely place — Prospect...
  • Howard's Conscious Venture Lab invests in companies with a conscience

    Howard's Conscious Venture Lab invests in companies with a conscience
    The concept behind Howard County's business accelerator, the Conscious Venture Lab, seems simple enough: companies with good consciences are better for the communities in which they do business. Understanding the premise makes it plain to see why the...
  • A push for paid family leave

    A push for paid family leave
    Shellyann Smith took 12 weeks off for the births of each of her two children — and got paid for it. Smith, a 32-year-old customer service and sales specialist at the Bank of America call center in Hunt Valley, says her employer's policy of...
  • An alternative to fat-cat politics [Editorial]

    An alternative to fat-cat politics  [Editorial]
    Seemingly little noticed outside Rockville was a Montgomery County Council subcommittee's decision this week in support of public financing of local political campaigns. If, as expected, the legislation is approved by the full council, Montgomery County...
  • Havre de Grace council holds up money for expanded planning post, agrees to fund police position

    The Havre de Grace City Council tabled a request Monday night to turn a part-time city planner position into full-time, but the council did agree to fund the hiring of an additional police officer. Council members were divided over the proposed budget...
  • Fund cancer research to keep breakthroughs coming [Commentary]

    Fund cancer research to keep breakthroughs coming [Commentary]
    Thousands of cancer scientists — not your usual political activists — are expected to "Rally for Medical Research" on Capitol Hill Thursday to bring attention to dwindling federal support. With justifications including "sequestration,"...
  • Hardesty Capital Management moves to Hunt Valley

    Hardesty Capital Management moves to Hunt Valley
    Boutique investment firm Hardesty Capital Management moved this month from its longtime home in Mount Vernon to a new office in Hunt Valley, which it said offers more modern conveniences and room to grow, while being closer to its customer base of wealthy...
  • Council OKs city takeover of tax calculations

    Council OKs city takeover of tax calculations
    If historic tax bills are wrong in the future, at least city property owners will know who to blame. The City Council voted unanimously Monday to give Baltimore’s government authority to do the appraisals that determine the size of historic tax...
  • Democrats slam Hogan on bankruptcy, debt

    Democrats slam Hogan on bankruptcy, debt
    The Maryland Democratic Party turned Republican Larry Hogan's charge that the state is on the verge of bankruptcy against him Monday, pointing to the GOP gubernatorial nominee's 1994 bankruptcy filing over more than $1.5 million in debt. In a campaign...
  • Harford council's budget has grown 65 percent in eight years

    Harford council's budget has grown 65 percent in eight years
    Following November's general election, Harford County will have a new County Council, one led by the first new president in eight years. Billy Boniface is stepping down after his two terms on the council, opening the way for either Republican Dick...
  • Arlotto's capital budget plan keeps county school projects on track

    Arlotto's capital budget plan keeps county school projects on track
    George Arlotto this week became the third Anne Arundel County superintendent in as many years submitting a capital budget proposal — but he said working within the school system for 10 years helped him hammer out the $163.4 million request. "Not a...
  • Cynical policies slow growth, kill jobs [Commentary]

    Cynical policies slow growth, kill jobs [Commentary]
    Friday, the Labor Department is expected to report that the economy added 230,000 jobs in August. The pace has picked up a bit but is still far less than needed to reemploy all the prime aged workers displaced in the wake of the financial crisis. The...