Working & the Economy

Moving Preakness Risks ‘Catastrophe,’ Former Racing Exec Says

A $4.4 million reimbursement request by the Stronach Group, owner of Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park, has been put off for at least...

Board of Public Works Defies Legislative Restriction on State Center Litigation Spending

The Maryland General Assembly’s budget negotiation process came under fire during the Board of Public Works meeting after officials complained about two budgetary restrictions...

Dr. King’s Conservative Niece Headlining a Series of Juneteenth Events in Md.

The niece of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is spending Saturday in Maryland, where she’ll appear at a series of Juneteenth celebrations –...

Baltimore Pride Festival Gets Thumbs-Up from Vacation Group

The Baltimore Pride festival, which takes place this weekend, got an endorsement this week from HomeToGo, the vacation and travel website. Citing a handful...

Film Industry Protest of Ga. Could Yield Business in Md., State Official Says

Georgia’s new abortion restrictions could result in a flurry of film and television business coming to Maryland, a top state economic development official suggested...

Happy Father’s Day! Md. Ranks 13th on List of Best States for Working Dads

Just in time for Father’s Day: An assessment of the best and worst states for working dads, courtesy of Wallet Hub, a personal finance...

TEDCO CEO Leaving Agency at End of July

The CEO of Maryland’s Technology Development Corporation has resigned, the latest in a series of departures from the investment agency that has struggled since a...

Amid Federal Delays, Hogan Advocates for Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill

Add Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) to the number of political leaders pushing the U.S. Treasury to move forward with a $20 bill...

Chamber of Commerce Weighs in on MoCo Planning Board Finalists

With the Montgomery County Council set to interview the seven finalists for the two vacancies on the county planning board this week, the Montgomery...

Md. Advocates Hail House Passage of Dream Act

The U.S. House on Tuesday passed a bill that aims to give up to 2.5 million undocumented immigrants a pathway to U.S. citizenship.The legislation...