| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley set up a work group Wednesday to propose ways of improving the resiliency of the state's electrical grid in storms, seeking to avoid prolonged outages such as the ones experienced by Baltimore Gas and Electric and Pepco customers this...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 2:55 PM
After 16 years at the helm of the Baltimore Development Corp., the city's influential, quasi-public economic development arm, M.J. "Jay" Brodie will work his last day at the agency on Friday.
"What I've told everybody is … that I'm taking a...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:43 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley unveiled legislation Tuesday night that would expand gambling in Maryland, limit the influence of gambling interests in state politics and extend tax breaks to casino operators who would face increased competition if the plan is...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 2:05 PM
A House subcommittee has voted to amend the governor's gambling bill to give larger guaranteed tax breaks to casino operators in Anne Arundel County and Baltimore and to allow a casino in Cecil County to apply for a tax break.
Del. Frank Turner, the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:39 PM
For the first time in 16 years, the directors of the Baltimore Development Corp. met Thursday without M.J. "Jay" Brodie at the helm of the city's influential, quasi-public economic development arm.
The BDC's acting president, Kimberly A. Clark, who has...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:59 AM
Marta Mossburg wrote in a recent Frederick News Post column that "people like easy answers" where "facts … often play a minor supporting role in our decision-making process." Ironically, she proves her point in a different column appearing the same...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 5:03 PM
The University of Maryland School of Medicine has begun construction of a $200 million proton center that will bring the latest in cancer treatment to the region and double investment in the University of Maryland's growing BioPark in West Baltimore....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:09 PM
With efforts to reduce lead poisoning among children at a crossroads, Maryland lawmakers are wrestling with proposals to expand state regulation of home sales, rentals and repairs to reduce youngsters' exposure to the toxic metal.
But the biggest...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Burck Smith is so far making good on his vision for revamping the way people pay for and complete college courses. His startup company, Straighterline, enables students to pay $99 a month for introductory college courses — and potentially save...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 3:57 PM
A Glen Arm home builder was indicted Thursday in connection with a $14 million investment fraud, prosecutors said.
A federal grand jury indicted Patrick J. Belzner, 42, for conspiring to commit wire fraud that sprang from an investment fraud scheme,...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 2:08 PM
For three decades, Robert A. Rosenbaum helped guide established companies and fresh startups through complex challenges.
The Connecticut native was president of an apparel manufacturing firm, ran technology projects for big companies, and helped...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The op-ed by State Employees Credit Union CEO Rod Staatz ("Let credit unions do their job," April 25) compels me to respond on behalf of the Maryland banking industry. In his commentary, Mr. Staatz, who runs Maryland's largest credit union, argues that...