HANOVER — The state of Maryland is spending $3.1 million to expand and improve bicycling opportunities. The Department of Transportation announced the Bikeways Program grants Tuesday. They include $1.5 million to build a nearly half-mile connection between the Anacostia Tributary ...Read More »
Maryland’s four largest jurisdictions combined to see almost 2,000 taxpayers come off the rolls between 2009 and 2010, but the state still collected cash from more than 1,200 new filers. An analysis of IRS taxpayer data, released Tuesday by fiscal ...Read More »
Parkway Hospitality Management LLC of Baltimore, a hospitality management and consulting firm, announced it has purchased Scheible’s motel, restaurant and marina at Ridge in St. Mary’s County. Parkway plans to transform the 150-seat restaurant and eight-room motel to a resort ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — The Federal Emergency Management Agency says federal aid has been made available for the state of Maryland for Hurricane Irene recovery efforts. FEMA announced Friday that federal aid will supplement state and local recovery efforts for areas affected ...
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WASHINGTON — Schools in areas of southern Maryland that were hit hard by Hurricane Irene are still closed. All schools in Calvert and St. Mary’s counties will be closed Wednesday. And in Anne Arundel County, about 15 schools remained closed. ...Read More »
HOLLYWOOD — Gov. Martin O’Malley toured Maryland counties Tuesday to assess the damage caused by Hurricane Irene, while hundreds of thousands of utility customers in the Mid-Atlantic region remain without power. O’Malley visited a community in Hollywood in the southern ...Read More »
LA PLATA — In a business park of red brick buildings and ornate marble fountains, programmers at Zekiah Technologies are engineering the next generation of software that will help the U.S. government and military respond to natural disasters and terrorist ...Read More »
The price of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s trip to Asia this month is slowly trickling out from the state agencies that participated, but the governor’s detractors aren’t yet satisfied. The Department of Business and Economic Development released a $144,086 tab for ...
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As Gov. Martin O'Malley's prepares to travel back to Maryland after 10 days spent drumming up business for the state in Asia, Republican lawmakers are asking for total price tag on the trade mission. "As we are sure you will both agree, in this austere fiscal climate, we must be good stewards of the taxpayer dollar," GOP leaders wrote to Gov. Martin O'Malley and Business and Economic Development Secretary Christian Johansson. The letter was signed by House Minority Leader Anthony J. O'Donnell, R-Calvert and St.Mary's, and the No. 2 Republican in the House, Minority Whip Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, of the Middle Shore.
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Incumbent prosecutors in six contested races had a mixed day at the polls on Tuesday, with two Democrats losing their jobs to Republicans and one race that may not be decided for weeks. The toss-up is in Worcester County. Republican ...Read More »