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Author Archives: Jon Sham

Top 5: ‘This tool may be a double-edge sword’

Tax increment financing in the district surrounding Harbor Point could change just as Exelon Corp. prepares to build its Baltimore headquarters there. McCormick & Co. Inc. also announced this week they will be opening a retail store at the Light ...

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Gansler prepares to join other AGs in $25 billion foreclosure settlement

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler spoke to The Daily Record on Wednesday prior to an expected announcement Thursday that the state had joined more than 40 other jurisdictions in a pending nationwide settlement with the five largest mortgage lenders over alleged foreclosure abuses.

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D.C. wax museum adds Harriet Tubman to collection

WASHINGTON — Descendants of famed abolitionist Harriet Tubman have unveiled a wax statue of the woman who led hundreds of slaves to freedom at The President’s Gallery by Madame Tussauds in Washington. Tubman’s great-great-great-grand-nephew Charles E.T. Ross and Tubman’s great-great-grand-niece ...

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Top 5: ‘…every tool in the toolbox’

Exelon Corp. selected the spot for its new headquarters in Baltimore pending its takeover of Constellation Energy, and Giant Foods is taking over some Fresh and Green’s supermarket locations. Those stories and more in this week’s business top 5. 1. ...

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O’Malley touts success, calls for action in State of the State address

Gov. Martin O'Malley delivered his annual State of the State address to the General Assembly on Wednesday and touted Maryland's successes in education and job creation. He also spoke about the need to improve transportation, same-sex marriage and a flush tax.

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The Daily Record News Quiz: Jan. 23-27

Have you been keeping up with The Daily Record’s news this week? Take our 10-question weekly news quiz in this fun, interactive feature. Leave a comment below and tell us how many questions you got right.

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