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House of Cards, Veep Tax Breaks Aren’t Worth It, State Report Says

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 21, 2014 3:32pm

casting callYou may love all of the restaurant sightings and fake campaign buses that go along with having political TV shows filming in town, but a state agency says the tax credits that provide incentive for TV producers to film D.C.-set shows in Baltimore aren’t a good investment for Maryland. Read More →

Giving, Health and Fitness, Lifeline, Money & Power

Kevin Plank Ponies Up $25M for Terps’ New Football Facility

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 21, 2014 2:30pm

New Cole Field House rendering (U of Md.)

New Cole Field House rendering (U of Md.)

Those rumors about the University of Maryland’s plans to turn Cole Field House into a football practice facility are true, and, of course, Kevin Plank is in the mix. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Baltimore Is the Best Place in the US to Flip a House

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 21, 2014 7:25am

Baltimore Is the Best Place in the Country to Flip a House

When it comes to return on investment, house flippers are getting a better deal in Baltimore than anywhere else in the country. Read More →

Health and Fitness, Money & Power

O’Malley Loves Kale, But What About Quinoa?

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 4:37pm

via Gawker

via Gawker

Being a resident of the city and state where Martin O’Malley has served as the chief executive for nearly 15 years, you probably didn’t think there would be much to learn about him from a profile in The Atlantic. You already know about his Irish rock band, his liberal agenda and his love of the War of 1812. Since the president election But what about his superfood preferences? Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Maryland’s Most Dangerous City is…Elkton

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 3:32pm

Movoto's depiction of Baltimore crime.

Movoto’s depiction of Baltimore crime.

Baltimore is used to ranking high on lists that point out “dangerous” and “deadly” cities in the country. In a list of Maryland’s most dangerous cities to live, then, it may seem like Baltimore would seem destined for the top spot. But that’s not the case. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink, Money & Power

Natty Boh Wasn’t Sold to Russians, After All

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 1:46pm

natty_bohBaltimore already saw beloved local brew National Bohemian leave town years go. But earlier this fall, the town was shocked all over again when news came through that ownership of Mr. Boh was decamping for Russia. Well, turns out the deal to sell Natty Boh’s parent company to a Russian company. Read More →

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Mt. Vernon Teen Starts Legwarmer Business, Meets the President

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 8:15am

Lily DeBell meets the president

President Barack Obama greets from left: Jesse Horine, Lily DeBell, and Ambar Romero.(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Lily DeBell, 14, has been knitting for five years. Recently, she parlayed her skill into an Etsy shop that sells legwarmers, a $25,000 entrepreneurship prize, and an invitation to the White House. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

BGF Leader Tavon White to Testify for Prosecution in Jail Scandal Trial

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 6:53am

Tavon White to Testify

Even as the premise of a television drama, the whole thing would be a little far-fetched. Yet somehow, this is real life. Read More →

Lifeline, Money & Power

LGBT Equality Advocates Give High Marks to Baltimore Companies

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 4:28pm

via Human Rights Campaign

via Human Rights Campaign

When it comes to LGBT equality in the workplace, Baltimore, and Maryland in general, both get high marks from an influential group. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Sisters Accused in Million-Dollar Embezzlement Scheme from Charities That Help Homeless

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 3:00pm

MDsealTwo Rosedale women who are sisters were indicted for stealing money from organizations that were supposed to be helping homeless children, according to U.S. Attorney Rod Rosenstein. Read More →

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