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Maryland Economy

Catch up on the latest Maryland business news.  Maryland business successes: Baltimore-based Under Armour can now count superheroes among its clients. The company created garments for characters in “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” the Baltimore Sun reports. The Baltimore Business Journal also reports that Under Armour earned $33.6 million in broadcast exposure on ESPN

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University of Maryland University College’s “Cyber Padawans” team has added another cybersecurity victory to its list of accomplishments. The Padawans claimed first place in the first-ever Cyber Diplohack, a policy-based competition hosted by the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Washington, DC and the Center for Strategic and International Studies. UMUC’s cyber

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Considered one of the key economic generators of the State, it’s no surprise the Port of Baltimore is breaking records year after year. A record 9.7 million tons of cargo came through Baltimore’s public marine terminals last year. Nearly 800,000 automobiles were handled by the public and private terminals—the highest

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Catch up on the latest Maryland business news. Maryland business successes: Maryland more than doubled its amount of installed solar capacity in 2014. Learn more about the State’s booming residential market for solar in Benzinga.  Baltimore’s newest social media app, SameGrain Inc., is a match-maker, but not for dating. The Baltimore Business

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Much has changed since Isabella Firth became president of LifeSpan Network, the largest senior care provider association in the mid-Atlantic, based in Columbia, Maryland.  “When I started here 21 years ago, it was mostly men in leadership positions. Today, a significant number, if not a majority, of people in the upper echelons of senior

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Catch up on the latest Maryland business news. Maryland business successes: Congratulations to the 12 finalists remaining in the 2015 InvestMaryland Challenge! These promising early-stage companies will compete for $100,000 grand prizes in four categories. Learn more on MDBIZ News.  Baltimore edtech startup Common Curriculum is making note-sharing easier than ever for

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Governor Larry Hogan has signed legislation marking March 30 as Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day, in recognition of military members who served in the Vietnam conflict in the 1960s and ’70s. Despite facing great challenges on the battlefield, many veterans return home to find a new struggle for well-paying jobs and financial security. The Maryland

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Maryland added a total of 6,100 jobs in February, the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation announced Friday, including 3,100 in the private sector and 3,000 in the public sector. Jobs were added across several industry sectors. Maryland Employment Growth, February 2015 Industry Sector Added Jobs Professional and Business Services 3,000

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Running out of time to get to the store? Looking for a last minute gift? Let Amazon help you with that. The Internet-based marketplace is launching Prime Now – its mobile app offering one-hour delivery service – in two new cities today. Starting in select Baltimore and Miami zip codes,

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Catch up on the latest Maryland business news. Maryland business successes: Astrum Solar, a leading residential solar power provider, is expanding its headquarters and tripling its footprint in Howard County, with plans to add 240 new jobs, MDBIZ News reports. A growing number of Baltimore startups have earned venture capital funding

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