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Owners of historic commercial properties can now submit an application for a state income tax credit for renovating historic structures in Maryland. Fiscal year 2016 applications opened this week for the Sustainable Communities Competitive Commercial Tax Credit program, administered by the Maryland Historical Trust. Commercial property owners may receive a tax credit

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This weekend, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) will host the 2015 Lacrosse Tournament semifinals and finals. And while this year’s competition may be held in Philadelphia, Maryland still represents its official team sport in a strong way. Tomorrow, the Maryland women’s lacrosse team takes on Syracuse for a spot

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The Preakness Stakes – the second jewel in horse racing’s Triple Crown – brings to Maryland not only thousands of visitors each May, but also millions in economic impact. From the dollars spent on wagering, to visitor expenditures on hotels and restaurants, to the state and local taxes generated, Preakness

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  A new study shows Maryland’s military facilities have a major impact on the state’s economy. The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) recently tasked the Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) of Towson University with determining the economic impact of the state’s military installations. The results were announced

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In case you missed it, DBED Secretary Mike Gill recently sat down for an interview with Baltimore Sun reporter Natalie Sherman. The Baltimore-born and raised businessman discussed visiting each of Maryland’s jurisdictions, a goal on the top of his “to-do” list this summer. Secretary Gill also described why his new

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Baltimore’s business community is coming together as one. During this time of recovery, what the city needs most is help—and it is up to local residents, businesses, and non-profits to help put Baltimore back on its feet. The Office of Governor Larry Hogan, Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, Baltimore

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As any Marylander will attest, our State is a great place to eat.  Maryland’s top restaurants took center stage this weekend during the Restaurant Association of Maryland‘s 61st Annual Stars of the Industry Awards Gala. Award winners, chosen by more than 15,000 of the association’s members, were announced Tuesday.  “The Gala is our opportunity

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To the delight of local IPA-imbibing, stout-swilling beer connoisseurs, the Brewers Association recently recognized a Maryland company in its listing of the “Top 50 U.S. Craft Brewing Companies” by beer sales volume: Flying Dog Brewery. Flying Dog leads Maryland’s booming craft brewing industry. The State’s total number of breweries rose from 25 to

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The sun is shining, flowers are blooming and across Maryland, farmers markets are reopening for the spring and summer selling seasons. This is welcome news for lovers of fresh produce, but it’s also a boon to local economies.  Maryland farmers who sold edible crops directly to consumers generated $28.03 million

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Love is in the air across Maryland, which means your special someone is probably wondering if you have anything special planned this Valentine’s Day. This year, consider supporting an independently-owned business close to home. According to these small businesses, buying local not only bolsters the economy, it can also up

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