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Author Archives: Rachel Bernstein

Anne Arundel County led state in tourism revenue for 2009

Anne Arundel County led Maryland in travel tourism revenue for 2009, according to a report commissioned by the state. The county, which boasts Annapolis, the State House and the Naval Academy as some of its top destinations, brought in $2.2 ...

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War of 1812 bicentennial celebration kicking off

The official opening of Fort McHenry’s new visitor center, expected March 3, will be the kickoff of events and fundraising for celebrating the War of 1812 bicentennial. The 32-month-long celebration of Maryland’s involvement in the War of 1812 is expected ...

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Area’s retailers saw an uneven December

As national retailers announced disappointing sales numbers for December, Baltimore area retailers said Thursday they saw an increase in December sales after a dismal 2009, but for some categories, the sales weren’t as high as expected. The results raised some ...

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Baltimore’s Restaurant Week shrinks

Baltimore’s City’s Restaurant Week will be shorter this winter, but similar promotions in Baltimore and Howard counties will be longer than in previous years. Baltimore City has downsized its promotion of prix fixe meals to eight days, and so far ...

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Baltimore’s Millennial Media raises $27.5M

Millennial Media Inc., a Baltimore startup focused on mobile advertising, said it has raised $27.5 million in new investments. The company announced Wednesday that it will use the money to continue acquiring companies this year. Millennial Media acquired mobile analytics ...

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