| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
A bill to boost Maryland's film production tax credit cleared the Senate Monday night.
The measure, approved 45 to 1, authorizes $18.5 million in tax credits the state may award in the next fiscal year for movie and television productions. The credit...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 9:02 AM
"We've seen some good things in the economy, but some negatives as well," Jim Richardson, executive director of the Harford County Office of Economic Development, said as he addressed about 25 representatives of Mason-Dixon Business Association at their...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 2:52 PM
As the General Assembly enters the final week of its 90-day session, lawmakers have fewer issues coming down to the wire than in a typical year — but some that remain are very thorny indeed.
A proposal to raise the minimum wage, Gov. Martin O'...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:46 PM
For L. Bryan Koerber, president of Baltimore's Budeke's Paints & Decorating Inc., losing film projects like Netflix's "House of Cards" to another state would be devastating. Not fatal, perhaps, but devastating.
"The impact on us is huge," Koerber told...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Here's your chance to own Frank Underwood's favorite restaurant.
A vacant storefront in Waverly, better known as "Freddy's BBQ Joint" to fans of the Netflix original series, is for sale.
Owner Mahmut Nazli is selling the property at 2601 Greenmount...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Four years ago, when the state's lack of tax incentives sent our local and union film crews off to earn their taxable income in other states, I, having just spent seven months in Detroit working on a very high-budget movie about boxing robots, returned...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Does this house look familiar? Participating in "The Miracle on 34th Street" is a privilege a few friends and I have had for the past two years. Boh and Utz are pretty cute, right?
There was a new addition to the display for 2013 — painted...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:15 AM
For a politician, the opportunity to bring jobs and economic prosperity to the public by subsidizing the production of the TV drama "House of Cards" in Maryland just sounds too good to pass up ("Senator faults administration effort to keep 'House of...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Regarding your article about the filming of the popular TV series "House of Cards" in Maryland, the Maryland Film Production Employment Act of 2011 has an approximately $400 million economic impact in the state of Maryland and generates thousands of...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:17 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Spoiler alert!
A scene in the recently-released second season of "House of Cards" that features fictional politician Frank Underwood throwing out a pregame first pitch before an Orioles game at Camden Yards was less than three...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:57 PM
A leading Democratic lawmaker says the O'Malley administration isn't doing enough to keep the popular Netflix drama "House of Cards" in Maryland.
State Sen. Edward J. Kasemeyer, chairman of the Budget and Taxation Committee, has introduced a bill that...