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Author Archives: Rachel Bernstein

Sinclair’s second-quarter profit up 7 percent

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.’s profit increased 7 percent during the second quarter of 2011, helped by local auto dealer advertising. The Hunt Valley-based company, which operates television stations in 35 markets, announced Wednesday that it had net income of $18.6 ...

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Stadium authority moving forward with feasibility studies

The Maryland Stadium Authority is moving forward on several feasibility studies for projects around the state. The MSA voted Tuesday to approve conducting studies for a state horse park and for adding a training facility to Howard County’s Troy Regional ...

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HFS on 97.5 debuts

For those of you who listened to — and missed — alternative rock radio station HFS, it has returned. Some of the same music, along with its familiar DJ personalities, are coming back on 97.5 FM, or WWMX 106.5 HD2. ...

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Maryland Racing Commission OKs Stronach’s deal to buy jockey club

Maryland’s horse industry will enter mediation this week to work on a simulcasting agreement after the Maryland Racing Commission approved two licenses to continue horse racing in the state. The commission on Friday approved the Maryland Jockey Club’s sale to ...

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Legg Mason reports Q1 profit of $60M

Money manager Legg Mason Inc. Thursday reported a 25 percent increase in profit from the corresponding period a year ago, but said assets under management were down 2 percent for the quarter ending June 30. The Baltimore company reported $60 ...

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Bash some crabs for the National Aquarium in Baltimore

Tuesday night, chefs from around the area will be squaring off in a crab cook-off benefiting the National Aquarium in Baltimore. This is the second year that the B&O American Brasserie and Hotel Monaco are hosting the event, which costs ...

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