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  • Workforce group launches regional 'green jobs' site

    A group of state workforce agencies launched a new job search site Tuesday for "green" occupations in the region, saying that Maryland, Washington and Virginia have more than 230,000 workers involved in some aspect of environmental protection or natural resource conservation. The job listings site,...

  • Lost 'Fortune'

    Lost 'Fortune'

    Constellation sale would leave Baltimore without a '500' company

  • TransCare warns of layoffs as contract expires

    TransCare Corp. is warning state regulators that it will lay off 55 employees in Baltimore at the end of August as a state transit contract expires. The Aug. 31 expiration of a Maryland Transit Administration contract to provide transportation for Marylanders with disabilities or other physical...

  • BP Solar to close Frederick facility, lay off 58

    BP Solar warned state regulators Monday that it will close what remains of its Frederick operation and lay off 58 employees, starting this fall. The company's decision to shut the solar-power facility, cutting research and development jobs as well as sales and marketing positions, came after it...

  • Celsion Corp. to move its headquarters to N.J.

    Celsion Corp., a biotech firm that develops cancer drugs, said Monday that it will move its headquarters from Columbia to New Jersey by the end of September. The company said it has outgrown its current offices, where all but one of its 18 employees work, and intends to relocate to Lawrenceville,...