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Home Depot sees signs of improving housing market

ATLANTA — The Home Depot Inc. is feeling more optimistic about the recovery of the housing market after customers spent more on sprucing up their homes in the second quarter. The country’s biggest home-improvement retailer said Tuesday that strong cost ...

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Croman, Bowen promoted at Greenspring Energy

Timothy Croman and Jerry Bowen have been promoted at Greenspring Energy. Croman is now manager of the Efficiency Department, where he will oversee energy audits for new and existing customers, coordinate efficiency team sales in the Pennsylvania and Maryland and ...

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Minority contractors have concerns over EBDI site

Upcoming construction by East Baltimore Development Inc. was detailed Tuesday at a forum that drew contractors seeking work, but among the chief questions was whether laborers working on a $60 million tower at the site are in the country legally. ...

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New building opens at Fort Meade

A ceremony attended by high-ranking military officials and civilian lawmakers including U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin and Rep. John Sarbanes is scheduled Wednesday at Fort Meade to mark the official opening of the Defense Adjudication Activities facility, a new, 151,000-square-foot building ...

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Homebuilders group sues over Chesapeake restoration strategy

The National Association of Homebuilders is challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s strategy for restoring the Chesapeake Bay. The group claims in a lawsuit filed Friday in Scranton, Pa., that the EPA is circumventing the federal Clean Water Act by ...

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Harris, Edwards workers paid as contractors

WASHINGTON — Republican Congressman-elect Andy Harris and Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards, unlike other Maryland congressional candidates, did not provide health insurance, cover payroll taxes or pay for unemployment insurance for their campaign workers, a practice that may skirt IRS rules. ...

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