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Frank LaPere, Nico LaPere and Caroline Frank, the family of Pava LaPere, founder of tech startup EcoMap Technologies, speak during a vigil on Sept. 27, 2023, in Baltimore. Loved ones remembered the slain Baltimore tech entrepreneur for her compassion and dedication to helping others. (AP Photo/Stephanie Scarbrough)
Sep 28, 2023

Man arrested in killing of Baltimore tech entrepreneur Pava LaPere, police say

A man was arrested in the killing of a Baltimore tech entrepreneur who had built a successful startup that earned her national recognition, police said.

James Strum is the founder Strum Contracting, and his daughter Teaera Strum is the CEO. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)
Sep 28, 2023

It’s a family affair for Strum Contracting in Baltimore

It’s a family affair at Strum Contracting, a 36-year-old welding and fabrication construction business in Baltimore.

Maryland Senate President Bill Ferguson, D-Baltimore, said transit officials should start to set Baltimore area residents’ expectations for the east-west Red Line transit line “as quickly as possible. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
Sep 27, 2023

Md. Senate president hopes for end to uncertainty about Baltimore Red Line

Maryland officials should work "as quickly as possible" to start to set residents’ expectations for the east-west Red Line transit project, Bill Ferguson said.

Sep 27, 2023

Maryland retirement community resident sues over gluten-free food

A resident of a Maryland retirement community alleges the facility repeatedly served her food containing gluten when its staff knew of her celiac disease.

"By showing up and speaking about my experience, I am reminding other girls that they, too, can pursue a career in cybersecurity," Kennedy Taylor said. (Submitted Photo)
Sep 27, 2023

Miss Maryland pageant winner pushes for a seat at the cybersecurity table

The Miss Maryland 2023 pageant winner hopes to serve as a role model for young women looking to enter cybersecurity fields.

Sep 27, 2023

Tech CEO honored by Forbes was fatally attacked at Baltimore apartment complex, police say

The founder of a Baltimore tech startup, who earned a spot on a Forbes 30 under 30 list, was found dead, police say.

Maryland Attorney General Anthony Brown comments about releasing the redacted report on child sexual abuse in the Catholic Archdiocese of Baltimore on April 6, 2023, in Baltimore. (Kim Hairston/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
Sep 27, 2023

Revised report on Md. church sex abuse leaves 5 leaders’ names still redacted

Maryland’s attorney general released some previously redacted names in its staggering report on child sex abuse in the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

“The journey to forming a company is not something you do on your own,” said John Walters, president of Walters Relocations Inc. “There are people that help you along the way – help get you where you need to be.” (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)
Sep 27, 2023

Baltimore moving company leader enjoys the puzzle of finding success

John Walters, president of Walters Relocations Inc., a moving company in Baltimore, did not grow up wanting to be in the moving business.

Sep 27, 2023

Maryland Health Connection aims to make major impact on small business

Maryland Health Connection for Small Business is the only place where small businesses may qualify for a federal tax credit to lower the cost of coverage for employees.

Sep 26, 2023

Montgomery County lawyer named Maryland’s next bar counsel

Maryland's Office of Bar Counsel has a new top attorney after a monthslong search for permanent leadership.

William J. Murphy
Sep 26, 2023

Baltimore attorney to lead American College of Trial Lawyers

A Baltimore lawyer has taken over as president of the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Maryland School Superintendent Mohammed Choudhury will remain in the position as a national search for his replacement begins. (Submitted photo)
Sep 26, 2023

Departing Md. schools superintendent will stay while search for replacement begins

Maryland state schools Superintendent Mohammed Choudhury, who abruptly withdrew from consideration for another term amid controversy about his leadership, will remain in the position as a national search for his replacement begins, the State Board of Education announced Tuesday.

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