Author Archives: Andrea Cwieka

How much more expensive is Md.? New data sheds light

(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Living and buying in Maryland is expensive – and it looks like it’s going to stay that way. According to recent data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, prices in Maryland are more than 10 percent higher than the national ...

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Rawlings-Blake sees opportunity with Urban League conference in Baltimore

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake addresses reporters to kickoff the National Urban League's annual conference in Baltimore. Standing with Rawlings-Blake are J. Howard, Henderson, left, president and CEO of the Baltimore Urban League, and Marc Morial, president and CEO of the National Urban League. (Andrea Cwieka/The Daily Record)

Baltimore’s hosting of the National Urban League’s annual conference will allow for long-term community development, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday. “There will be a lot of activity in the local economy,” Rawlings-Blake said during an opening press conference with Urban ...

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