Groupon is cutting 1,100 jobs in the coming year, roughly 10 percent of its workforce, but the jobs cuts won't fall in Baltimore where it acquired the food delivery service OrderUp for $69 million in July.
At 5:30 in the morning most weekdays, about a dozen women — most of them Mount Washington moms — meet up at a fitness program in nearby Bare Hills, called the Believers Boot Camp, run by a drill sergeant type of a guy who calls himself Coach and has the light of God in his eyes.
No two adaptations of "Moby-Dick" are the same, but it's doubtful that any previous rendition featured a synchronized-swimming skit to Rick James' song, "Super Freak," a chance to win a groupon to a local hair salon or a cameo by Esther Williams.
T. Rowe Price had reduced its stake in Groupon, the daily deal website, while increasing its ownership in Kayak Software Corp., the travel comparison site, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Millennial Media, a five-year-old mobile advertising firm based in Baltimore, has proposed an initial public offering of shares of its common stock in paperwork filed Thursday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Jay Hancock: Baltimore's Prime Rib restaurant sold hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of Groupon coupons one day last month, but restaurants such as Miss Shirley's, Charleston and Petit Louis are leery of online discounting.