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New law extends job creation tax credit program

ANNAPOLIS — The duration of a job creation tax credit program was doubled Tuesday, as legislation authorizing the credit’s extension was among the dozens of bills signed by Gov. Martin O’Malley and the presiding officers of the General Assembly. HB ...

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President of Maryland Public Television to retire

OWINGS MILLS — The president and CEO of Maryland Public Television is stepping down. Robert Shuman has informed the Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission and MPT staff that he plans to retire in June. Shuman came to MPT in the mid-1990s ...

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Discovery hopes series on beer has the hops

NEW YORK — The star of Discovery Channel’s new series “Brew Masters” says people in his craft beer industry are “proudly promiscuous.” With their products, he means. “We encourage beer drinkers to check out their competitors’ beers,” said Sam Calagione, ...

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Discovery HQ reopens garden after hostage situation

SILVER SPRING — Discovery Communications is reopening the garden at its headquarters near Washington more than two months after a gunman held three workers hostage there before being killed by police. The building’s lobby and adjacent garden are considered public ...

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