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  • Labor Department: Maryland added 25,000 jobs in 2011

    Labor Department: Maryland added 25,000 jobs in 2011
    Maryland employers added nearly 25,000 jobs last year, according to new estimates — the best performance since 2006, but one that still leaves the state with more than 80,000 jobs to make up, given the recession's losses. At this rate of employment...
  • Changes at BWI eateries, bars create uncertainty for workers

    An airport food company warned state regulators Thursday that it is laying off 112 employees as it hands off the management of restaurants and bars at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport to another firm — which could...
  • Let them eat cake

    Who would have thought it would be so hard to give people money? Late last year when it became clear Harford County was in a reasonably stable financial situation, Harford County Executive David R. Craig announced plans to give county employees —...
  • More than 700 Sparrows Point steel workers laid off until early March

    The owner of the Sparrows Point steel mill has told state unemployment insurance officials that about 720 workers at the Baltimore County plant are being furloughed and are expected back on the job March 4. Managers started telling workers last...
  • County employees face deadline for early retirement application

    Baltimore County officials were preparing today to field the last wave of applications for the county's early retirement incentive program, and said they had already seen 590 people step forward. Don Mohler, chief of staff for County Executive Kevin...
  • More than 650 apply for Balto. Co. early retirement

    Baltimore County officials have received more than 650 applications for an early-retirement package — more than three times the number they had sought. County Executive Kevin Kamenetz proposed the buyouts in September, hoping to cut about 200...
  • Total of 670 Baltimore County employees file for early retirement

    A total of 670 Baltimore County employees applied for the early retirement program by the Dec. 30 deadline, county spokeswoman Ellen Kobler said Tuesday afternoon. When the early retirement incentive was announced in October, county officials said they...
  • Pact would give Balto. Co. school workers job security for 3 years

    Baltimore County school employees have reached a tentative agreement with the school system that would raise the contributions employees make to their health care plans over the next five years in exchange for guarantees that there will be no layoffs or...
  • Prestige Maintenance warns of layoffs due to Target contract

    Prestige Maintenance warned state regulators Friday that it will lay off 54 janitors over the next several months because its contract to provide cleaning services to Target stores across the state has ended. Texas-based Prestige said Target's new vendor...
  • Two companies plan layoffs of 151 workers

    Two companies are warning state regulators that they will collectively be laying off about 150 employees, the state said Monday. Capital One Financial Corp. told the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation that it planned to cut 54 jobs...
  • Unemployment costs are killing small businesses

    I run a small business — about 20 employees — in the Baltimore area. We are a manufacturing company in the construction industry. I have worked extremely hard and sacrificed my own pay to keep our people employed over the last five years. I...
  • Two companies warn of layoffs in Baltimore County

    Two companies have warned state regulators that they're planning layoffs in Baltimore County. Beverage manufacturer Diageo told the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation this week that it would eliminate 34 jobs at its facility on...