Maryland’s labor market continued to flounder in June as the unemployment rate rose to 7 percent and the state posted the worst rate of job growth in the country in the last year. The state lost 300 jobs in June ...Read More »
The Maryland Jockey Club and Penn National Gaming Inc. will miss a Friday deadline for reaching an agreement on simulcasting thoroughbred races at Rosecroft Raceway. The two parties had until Friday to hammer out a settlement over how much money ...
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Updated at 4 p.m. Gov. Martin O’Malley released a statement on the May jobs report just a few minutes ago. In it, he acknowledges “May was a tough month for job creation in Maryland.” But, he said, “other trends suggest ...Read More »
Inner Harbor makeover Sweeping redevelopment plans for the Inner Harbor — including a $900 million multiplex for a new arena, hotel and expanded convention center, waterfront attractions and a new look for Rash Field — were unveiled Wednesday by the Greater ...
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Thanks to hiring at the local government level and in the private sector, Maryland’s unemployment rate went from 7.2 percent in January to 7.1 percent in February, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Using figures adjusted for seasonal changes, ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland employers shed 7,100 jobs in January, but the state’s jobless rate fell to its lowest point in more than a year and a half, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor. The state’s ...Read More »
Maryland’s unemployment rate remained at 7.4 percent in December even as payrolls in the state shrank by 6,900 jobs, according to figures released Tuesday morning by the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. The unemployment rate held steady at 7.4 ...Read More »