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Maryland approves tax-incentive zones around 3 colleges

This is a detail of the Draft 2015-2035 Downtown Salisbury Master Plan. Light green indicates existing green areas, while dark green indicates proposed additional green areas. Light brown areas indicate existing paths, while dark brown areas indicate proposed paths. Existing buildings are in white; proposed buildings are in dark gray. (Submitted illustration)

Maryland has approved the creation of three tax-incentive zones around universities in the state. The Maryland Department of Commerce authorized three Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zones, also known as RISE Zones, around Morgan State University in Baltimore, Salisbury University, and ...

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Bio-health entrepreneur helper to manage Md. life sciences incubator

A scientist at the Germantown Innovation Complex on the Germantown Campus of Montgomery College examines cells using an inverted microscope. (Montgomery College photo)

A life sciences incubator formerly run by Montgomery County is now being managed by a public-private partnership that focuses on helping central Maryland scientists and bio-health startups bring their ideas to market. Rockville-based BioHealth Innovation Inc. at the start of October began managing the ...

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Judge throws out suit against Montgomery College

ROCKVILLE — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by a conservative foundation against Montgomery College in Maryland over a school policy it said illegally offered reduced tuition to illegal immigrants. A Montgomery County judge ruled Thursday that the plaintiff ...

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On the Move, 7/14: Fretwell elected chair of AACC board of trustees

Victoria K. Fretwell has been elected chair of the Anne Arundel Community College board of trustees, effective July 1. Jerome W. Klasmeier was elected vice chair, and Cynthia Robichaud was appointed student representative. Fretwell is director of external affairs for ...

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Senate leader: Tuition vote will be tough battle

COLLEGE PARK — Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller said Monday he is expecting a tough battle this year on legislation to allow illegal immigrants to receive in-state tuition to public colleges and universities under specific circumstances in Maryland. Miller, ...

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On the Move, 1/4: Wrenn installed as chairman of Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber

Doug Wrenn, a principal with Rodgers Consulting, of Germantown, was installed last month as chairman of the board of the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce. Chris Zindash, of Crowne Plaza Rockville, is chairman elect. Sam McNamee, of Signs of Progress, is ...

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