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The Daily Record honors Maryland’s Top 100 Women

The Daily Record held its 17th annual Top 100 Women awards ceremony Monday night at the Meyerhoff Theater in Baltimore. Since its inception, the event has honored more than 1,000 women in Maryland for their leadership and contributions. Eleven women were also added to the Circle of Excellence this year, which means they have been honored three times as a Top 100 Woman.

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Remembering William Donald Schaefer in photos

Take a look at these photos from various moments in the life and career of William Donald Schaefer, one of the most influential men in Baltimore and Maryland history. Photos span from his early days as mayor to the dedication of his statue at the Inner Harbor in 2009.

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Italian lessons: Learning leadership on a bike

CHIUSI DELLA VERNA — It’s 4 a.m. I’ve just raced my bicycle 350 miles across northern Italy, climbing thousands of feet through soaring mountain passes. I have 650 miles to go. I’ve slept about an hour in the last 48. ...

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Know your landlord and gain some real estate advantages

One of the reasons that commercial real estate is a process — not a commodity — for end-users is that one of the key steps to the process is understanding the landlord. Who is the landlord? It could be a ...

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The Big Picture: Those New York trials: Par for the terrorist course

It is astonishing how, since the last election, the party out of power has claimed with utter assurance and zero accuracy that various Administration actions or policies are radical departures from the way things always were. For example, we often ...

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Editorial Advisory Board: A judge worth waiting for

More than a year and a half ago, we published an editorial decrying the fact that seven and a half years had passed since Judge Francis D. Murnaghan Jr. died without his seat on the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of ...

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Maryland Industry Focus: Manufacturing

Overview The manufacturing industry contracted at a rate of 3.3 percent between the fourth quarters of 2007 and 2008.  Since 1990, the sector has shed a significant number of jobs and has reduced Maryland’s share of manufacturing jobs to approximately ...

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Letter to the Editor

$20 million award is cause for alarm The huge award recently handed down by a Baltimore City Circuit Court jury in an asbestos lawsuit (“Jury Awards $20M to worker’s grandchild in asbestos case,” Oct 18, 2009) should be concerning for ...

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Letters to the Editor

Respecting our veterans As a veteran who served during Desert Shield/Storm, Bosnia, and the current Iraq war who currently works as a civil servant for the Army, I am dismayed with the indifference many Americans have toward their veterans. Yes, ...

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