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Economy adds 215,000 jobs; Fed closer to rate hike

WASHINGTON — The U.S. job market just demonstrated that it may be nearing full health more than six years after the Great Recession — and showed why the Federal Reserve may be about to raise interest rates from record lows. ...

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Shore Bancshares reports dividend

EASTON — Shore Bancshares, Inc. announced Thursday that the board of directors has declared a quarterly common stock dividend in the amount of $0.02 per share, payable Aug. 31, 2015 to stockholders of record on Aug. 17.  Prior to this announcement, a dividend was ...

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Marriott declares cash dividend

BETHESDA — Marriott International, Inc. announced Thursday that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on Sept. 25 to shareholders of record on Aug. 20, 2015.  

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Walker & Dunlop reports record EPS

Walker & Dunlop Inc. reported a second quarter 2015 net income of $20.2 million, or $0.67 per diluted share, a 56 percent increase from second quarter 2014 net income of $12.9 million, or $0.40 per diluted share.  Total revenues were $113.9 million for the second quarter 2015, ...

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Trish Gottesman | HARTFORD MUTUAL

 Trish Gottesman has joined Harford Mutual Insurance Company’s marketing department to assist with the firm’s growing digital and communications presence.

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Hotel RL debuts on Saturday

New local hotel brand Hotel RL will make its worldwide debut Saturday in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and highlight the Project Wake Up Call initiative, company officials announced Thursday. The hotel, at 207 E. Redwood St. (formerly the Keyser Building), is ...

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Reynolds Restoration opens Elkridge office

ELKRIDGE – Reynolds Restoration Services, Inc., a full-service restoration contractor, opened a new office in Elkridge. The office allows the firm to expand its team of fire, water and wind damage restoration specialists to offer emergency and reconstruction services in ...

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MMHA raises $12.5K for Baltimore Station

The Maryland Multi-Housing Association (MMHA) announced this week that its 18th annual golf outing, “Tee Off for Veterans,” raised $12,500 for The Baltimore Station, a therapeutic residential recovery program for homeless men, mostly veterans, who are battling drug and alcohol addiction. ...

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SBA loan approvals resume after Congress lifts lending limit

NEW YORK — Small businesses are again able to get loans backed by the federal government. President Barack Obama signed into law a bill Tuesday raising the lending authority for the Small Business Administration’s biggest loan program, known as the ...

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