The economic engine that did Howard County: Columbia's commercial tax base and jobs drive area's fiscal health.
U.S. stocks rally Dow pushes to new high; Pharmaceutical companies rank among the biggest gainers of trading session
Stocks slump Dow off 59 points; Index's 2-day decline cuts January rally by nearly one-half; Wall Street
Ward names new chief executive Former president of Toys 'R' Us hired to battle Sears
GE to reward investors with 2-for-1 stock split Firm also plans to raise dividend, buy back shares
Stocks retreat in late sell-off Dow industrials slide 79 points, but Nasdaq ekes out another record
State Sen. John A. Cade dies at 67 Minority leader was highly respected for his budget expertise
Westinghouse decides to go media-only Industrial units will be spun off as separate company; No more 'junior GE'; 'We're going to get rid of that inferiority complex'
Why should no-risk investors get breaks?
Giant Food plans to move to GE site in Howard Co.
Giant Food plans to move to GE site Baked goods will be kept in factory left by appliance firm
Dow 30 hits high of 5,933.97 for record Dropping bond yields spur stocks; index is up 150% since Oct. 1990
Stocks register worst loss in weeks Dow falls 64.73 points, with Proctor & Gamble and GE leading decline
Stocks bolstered by German rate cut Dow industrials jump 43 points, to 5,733; Nasdaq adds another 17
Stocks tumble on rate worries Dow industrials drop 57 points, to 5,647; tobacco shares weak
Candler Building sold to D.C. investment firm GE affiliate accepts $21.8 million after putting in $60 million; COMMERICAL REAL ESTATE
Stocks rise to close out a month of poor results Encouraging signals of low inflation help market shrug off July
Stocks decline in slow session Dow 30 loses 38 points; banks and utilities fall on interest rate worries
Purchase shares of firms that plan stock buybacks
GE Information Services names president/CEOHarvey F. Seegers,...
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Media critic takes his lumps Profile: Mark Crispin Miller insists he had no idea what lay ahead when he helped with Baltimore a documentary critical of Mother Teresa.
Stocks fall, with Dow losing 30 points IBM down; GE up; Nasdaq's 16.63 point drop is biggest in 5 weeks; Wall Street
Stocks scamper ever higher Dow industrials rise 52 points to 5,687; other indexes hit records
Stocks close mixed as computer shares fall High-tech slump offset by strong showing by Chrysler, Caterpillar
Stocks are lifted by late gains Nasdaq sets record for sixth straight day; blue chips again trailing; Wall Street
Towle buys GE building in Columbia Firm seeks to capture portion of demand for area distribution space; Commercial real estate
Storage business expands Churchill develops Anne Arundel facility for liquor distributor
Candler Building attracts 16 bids near asking price GE affiliate is selling site at steep discount
Cleveland sweetens offer to MedImmune At stake are 100-job manufacturing plant, maybe company HQ; Possible gift of 15 acres; Frederick County, city, state incentives worth $13 million; Biotechnology
Dow loses 43 points on late tumble Computer-driven selling, weakness in bonds trigger decline during last hour
Dow rises 60 points on high profits Blue-chip buying delivers best 2 days since April '94
Harbor office center being sold at a loss Candler Building is up for sale at $22 million; it cost $60 million; A third of it is unrented; GE decides to sell largest office building in a weak city market
Stocks forge another record Dow closes at 5,199 as outlook for interest and profits buoys market
Purchase of CBS completed Westinghouse is now biggest broadcaster with $5.4 billion deal
Columbia Council approves $1 million land purchase RV storage planned for former GE site
Columbia Council likely to approve land purchases
Jack & Jill moving jobs out of city It is consolidating, expanding in Columbia
OK for purchase of property likely Risks called minimal in contaminated area
Council may vote tonight on RV storage facility
Earnings doubts send Dow down 4.33 Defensive issues are bolstered by weak U.S. outlook
A look back at 85 years of financial ups and downs
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From GE to Edge City
Industrial park gains new identity
Technology, oil rallies offset phone, retailing slump
Dow closes 1 point below all-time high
After gain, Dow closes with a loss