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Overstimulated? Stocks soar 75% in historic 12-month run

FILE - In this Wednesday Trader Phyllis Arena Woods works on the New York Stock Exchange trading floor on March 10. A year earlier, a free fall for the stock market suddenly ended, ushering in one of its greatest runs. (Nicole Pereira/New York Stock Exchange via AP)

It was one year ago that the terrifying free fall for the stock market suddenly ended, ushering in one of its greatest runs. On March 23, 2020, the S&P 500 fell 2.9%. In all, the index dropped nearly 34% in ...

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Lockheed Martin, Omnispace explore space-based 5G global network

A crowd that included Air Force leadership, congressional representatives and senators, executives and plant personnel from the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Corporation attended a ceremony dedicating the delivery of the final F-22 Raptor in Marietta, Ga., May 2. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Omnispace LLC and Bethesda-based global security and aerospace company Lockheed Martin Tuesday entered into a strategic interest agreement to explore jointly developing 5G capability from space. The proposed global 5G standards-based non-terrestrial network (NTN) would offer commercial, enterprise and government devices ubiquitous ...

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Howard County terminates ICE contract

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Howard County Executive Calvin Ball Tuesday announced that the Howard County Department of Corrections gave notice March 19 of its intent to terminate the contract with the U.S. Immigration and  Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agency, under which the Department housed detainees ...

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Bestpass acquires Md. Motor Truck Association toll management program

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Bestpass, the comprehensive payment platform provider that is the leader in toll management solutions for commercial fleets, recently acquired the Maryland Motor Truck Association (MMTA) toll management program, adding more than 400 commercial fleets to its customer base. Since MMTA ...

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Md. accepting claims, issuing payments for extended federal unemployment insurance programs

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Gov. Larry Hogan Tuesday announced the Maryland Department of Labor has begun accepting claims and issuing payments for the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), Pandemic Unemployment Emergency Compensation (PEUC), Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC), and Mixed Earner Unemployment Compensation (MEUC) federal ...

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Preakness 146 to include limited capacity fan attendance

Justify with Mike Smith atop wins the 143rd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race track, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Baltimore. Bravazo with Luis Saez aboard (8) wins second with Tenfold with Ricardo Santana Jr. atop (6) places. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

1/ST and the Maryland Jockey Club Tuesday announced that the 146th running of the Preakness Stakes will run with a socially distant, limited crowd of 10,000 in attendance when it returns as the second jewel of the Triple Crown Series on May ...

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RMI to host Virtual Manufacturing Job Fair

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The Regional Manufacturing Institute of Maryland (RMI), in partnership with the Baltimore County Department of Economic & Workforce Development and the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) is hosting a virtual manufacturing job fair April 8. The job fair will ...

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Lee & Associates to broker Carroll County’s Airpark Square

Airport Square consists of 115 Airport Drive (16,340 square feet of space); 125 Airport Drive (35,778 square feet of space); 1129 Business Pkwy. (27,000 square feet of space) and 1135 Business Pkwy. (32,527 square feet of space). The single-story buildings are cumulatively 65% leased. (Submitted photo)

Columbia-based commercial real estate brokerage and management firm Lee & Associates Maryland Tuesday was named exclusive leasing broker for Airpark Square, a four-building business community comprising nearly 112,000 square feet of commercial office space in Westminster. Positioned adjacent to the ...

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Hill Management reinvests $12M into properties amid COVID-19 shutdown

The Fairgrounds Business Center now sports a newly-installed green exterior facing to highlight its proximity fronting Greenspring Drive in Timonium. The asset was also refreshed with a roadside pylon and new tenant signage. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauers/CPI Productions)

The forced shutdown of businesses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic provided Hill Management Services LLC with the opportunity to accelerate its already ongoing building reinvestment strategy with with an investment of approximately $12 million. The Timonium-based real estate development ...

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First United earns BauerFinancial’s 5-Star rating for the fourth year running

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Oakland-based First United Corporation, a bank holding company and the parent company of First United Bank & Trust, Tuesday announced the company earned a 5-star rating for the fourth straight year from BauerFinancial Inc., the nation’s leading independent bank and ...

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