RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia regulators are recommending the dismissal of an application to build a $2 billion power line from West Virginia to Maryland. A hearing examiner with the State Corporation Commission said Tuesday that regulators should approve a motion ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland is pressing ahead to spur development of an offshore wind energy industry even as the failure of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s marquee energy proposal before the General Assembly promises to delay the effort. “It definitely sets us back ...
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Downtown Baltimore needs to grow, and adding residences is among the best ways to do that, according to two development plans for center city unveiled Wednesday. One plan, from the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, highlights a need to whittle down ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Facing mounting concerns about his plan to spur development of an offshore wind farm, Gov. Martin O’Malley said on Wednesday he will tweak the measure to initially limit the costs that could be passed along to consumers. “Make ...Read More »
The Baltimore Development Corp. is looking for new Inner Harbor attractions to open as early as this spring. The BDC issued a request for proposals Friday for new attractions that would get tourists and visitors to be physically active around ...Read More »
Police officers face charges Seventeen Baltimore police officers and two brothers who own Majestic Auto Repair Shop were charged Wednesday on allegations of arranging for the company to tow vehicles from accidents even though the company lacked the necessary city contract, ...
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ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley has proposed legislation that would allow the state to lure wind turbine manufacturers to Maryland with economic development incentives up to $50 million. The proposal builds on the governor’s effort to create a wind energy ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — A proposal to ban the use of credit checks in evaluating most potential employees has once again drawn opposition from business interests concerned with losing a tool they say is critical to finding reliable workers. Supporters argue many ...Read More »
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Baltimore law firm says it’s suing over Alpha Natural Resources’ proposed $7.1 billion takeover of rival coal mine operator Massey Energy Co. The lawsuit announced Monday by Brower Piven is the third challenging the deal filed ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s legislative leadership is scheduled to meet with Gov. Martin O’Malley to talk about his budget proposal. House Speaker Michael Busch and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller are going to meet with O’Malley at noon on Friday, ...Read More »